2017 Wedding and Event Trends

Although I am not getting married in 2017, I still find wedding trends fascinating. Why? Because they are usually the event trends as well, and…

Holiday Push Pop Cupcakes

I am always on the hunt for creative desserts that don’t make a massive mess. Every time I give my kids a cupcake, I am…

#DateNight: Mexican Fusion at Mesa Urbana

I have been on the search for a Mexican restaurant that has some flavor. Many restaurants seem to rearrange the same ingredients in different ways…

Easy Weeknight Dinner with Degustabox

Every month, I receive a box of curated goodies from Degustabox. It includes everything from surprising snacks to delicious dinner ideas, which is perfect for…

Back to School Backyard Bash- Movie Night!

As the kids head back to school, one last end of summer bash is in order. Yes, as parents, we may be SO SAD (sarcasm)…

Packing the Perfect Picnic

August is the perfect month for an evening picnic- the temperatures start to drop in the evening, making the crazy heat a bit more bearable.…

Diner en Blanc Chicago 2016

Ladies and gentlemen, get ready for my favorite event of the year: Le Diner en Blanc Chicago! If you aren’t familiar with this fabulous fête,…