Chicago-style Staycation

It is hard to believe it is finally summer here in Chicago.  We have had a lot of really weird temperature days and a lot of rain!  (I live by Midway Airport, and according to the news last night, we've gotten twice the amount of rain in June than we were suppose too!).  By now, all our kids should be on break whether you are from the area or … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

Let the fun begin! The 11th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair (ChiTAG) returns to Navy Pier on Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Sunday, November 24, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Founded in 2003, ChiTAG returns to the world’s top city for toy and game invention as the global toy and game hub for consumers, inventors, trade, and media. … [Read more...]

Pound Puppies – Mission: Adoption

Pound Puppies: Mission Adoption features five charming Pound Puppies adventures featuring Lucky, Cookie, Niblet, Strudel and Squirt as they continue their quest to find a pup for every person and a person for every pup! That’s the motto for this team of loyal canines and they won’t rest until they’ve succeeded. But is it too hard a mission to accomplish? Not … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

What are you doing on November 17th? Just doing some carpet cleaning? Well, when you are done with that you need to head down to Navy Pier for the Chicago Toy & Game Fair! Why? This is the number one place to be in November. Where else can you play games before you buy them? Where else do you get to meet the Moshi Monsters? Where else can you eat … [Read more...]

Rhapsody KIDS Giveaway

Rhapsody KIDS is the first music subscription service to offer a fun, safe, and easy music experience created just for kids. There is nothing worse than have to constantly find music that is appropriate for our children. This is especially tough as they get older. There is nothing worse then having them sing along to […]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!