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…

Music Festival Fashion for Real Women

Although I adore crochet, a full on dress layered over a teeny bikini isn’t exactly my idea of an ideal outfit for a music festival.…

How to Upgrade Your Picnic

Spring has sprung, and in Chicago we love to soak up every minute of the warm weather with a little al fresco dining. Picnics are…

Across the Table: A Unique Organization That …

When you have conversations with those in your social circles, do most people agree on tough topics, or are they not even addressed? How diverse…

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…

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…

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…