Last Minute Girl’s Night Out!

A group of girlfriends and I were trying to plan a girl’s night out for a month. We compared calendars, endlessly adjusting the date to…

How to Create a Sensory Experience for …

As kids grow, they eventually learn about the five senses: touch, taste, sight, smell and sound. They learn that senses help them discover the environment…

5 Ways to Spark Joy for Someone Else

Due to the growing popularity of Marie Kondo’s book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and the appearance of her Netflix series, people are tossing…

Date Night in Chicago: Noises Off

Have you ever wondered what happens behind stage during a theatrical production? Is it a mad rush to change costumes, remember lines and find props?…

10 Thing To Do With Kids in Winter

Do your children have cabin fever? Are they driving you nuts on a daily basis, all that pent-up energy usually expended outdoors now busting the…

5 Life Lessons I Learned from Peter Pan

My family and I recently attended an epic rendition of the family-friendly classic tale of Peter Pan by Bros do Prose. Instead of expecting the…

6 Ways to Celebrate The Grinch

I don’t think I had ever seen previous versions of The Grinch. Of course, I knew the basics of the story but always shied away…