My Thoughts On Our Shoreline Sightseeing Chicago River Tour

It is always really cool to experience your town in a different way. I've lived here in Chicago for about 15 years, but we don't spend a ton of time downtown. Up to this point, I can honestly say I didn't know many of the buildings either. Bill spends a lot of time downtown with his job. However, this architecture tour he was totally excited to take. He's … [Read more...]

$25 See’s Candies gift card giveaway!

I love See's Candies. Honestly, I swear that they have some of the best chocolate on the market. I've given See's Candies as teachers gifts, gifts to my kids, etc. They are such a great gift even if you are only giving it to yourself. With Easter right around the corner, they have a ton of great Easter items on their site. I recently got a few of their … [Read more...]

It’s All About The Holiday Pie

Check out It's all about the (holiday) pie by Lisa at With Thanksgiving next week, it is time to start thinking about dinner and dessert. My favorite dessert for Thanksgiving (and well Christmas too) is pie! There are so many great pies out there. At my mother-in-laws (which is where I spent Thanksgiving), everyone brings a pie (and … [Read more...]

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!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]