Spring Date Ideas in Chicago: Immersive Art and Old-School Italian …

The sun is sparkling off skyscrapers, bulbs are blossoming, and igloos are being replaced by permanent patio furniture. In Chicago, we LIVE for spring/summer weather,…

Family Day Trips from Chicago

Since spending the night somewhere can be a bit tricky thanks to the constant worry of COVID-19, I am planning some family day trips from…

At Home Kits from Small Businesses

Well, folks, it is time to get crafty! Even if you don’t stock up on glitter and glue sticks like they are going out of…

Spring Staycations Around Chicago

Spring Fever is here, and you can take a break even if you stay in the Chicagoland area! I have a roundup of resort locations…

Block Party Must-Haves

 June is the month that kicks off a summer-long tradition of outdoor parties in Chicago, especially the block party. Children enjoy the novelty or roaming…

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…

Date Night in Chicago: Noises Off

Have you ever wondered what happens behind stage during a theatrical production? Is it a mad rush to change costumes, remember lines and find props?…