Unique Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Ahhh summer. The season of sun, sand and one million weddings. The majority of people I know were married during these sunny summer months, myself…

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…

Natural Beauty Trend: Mushrooms!

If you are a major fan of cremini, shiitake and chanterelles in your fave dinner dishes, get ready to slather them on your face as…

Spring Break Tips

Spring Break has begun! Whether you are jet setting to a tropical destination or planning a staycation in the Windy City, I rounded up the…