On-The-Go Self-Care

Now that the kids are taken care of, how about the parents? The stress of back to school was enough to throw parents and guardians…

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home

Here are five ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at HOME with family, friends or solo during social distancing. Sad that you can’t hit the…

Spring Sips: Spiked Peach Iced Tea

Although I despise the drab, gray winter to spring transition, I am thankful to live in the Midwest where we can celebrate the change of…

Get Beach Ready with a Low Carb High Fat Diet

My weight has yo-yo’ed a bit throughout my adult life. In my early twenties when my nights were filled with pints of calorie-laden beer and…

Snow Cone Happy Hour

I absolutely adore snow cones. So much so that I made sure to have them for my son’s first birthday party…and topped with margaritas of…

Partridge in a Pear Tree Pie Cookie

For some reason, I just love the vision of a partridge in a pear tree. Maybe because it is the last line of the song…

How to Host an EASY St. Patrick’s Day Party

In the Chicagoland area, we use the term “ChIrish” to describe our unique Chicago Irish St. Patrick’s Day culture. Since my husband and I are…