How to Reduce Social Media Usage While …

Oh social media. You are the most loved/hated tech development on the planet. Sometimes you fill us with hope when you broadcast inspiring mantras or…

Simple Summer Activities for Kids

Have you heard the dreaded two words that most children utter at some point during the summer months? Yep, you guessed it- “I’m bored!” Here…

5 Things to Do NOW to Prepare for …

I wish I was that mom who laid everything out the night before, woke up with boundless energy to tackle the daily logistics involved in…

How to Choose a Unique Mother’s …

I have thought long and hard about what gifts are appropriate for mom. The basic guidelines (in my opinion) for memorable, meaningful and unique Mother’s…

Easy Easter Appetizers and Desserts

Although I am not religious (and honestly have no clue what Easter represents), I definitely enjoy creating themed food for my guests. I tend to…

Easy St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

Although St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago has turned into a mostly adult-focused holiday, kids enjoy getting in on the green-themed fun as well! Today my…

Top Royal Baby Registry Items

Although baby showers and baby registries are a long-standing tradition in America, British parents-to-be aren’t subjected to “guess the chocolate-smeared nappy flavor” game or forced…