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…

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…