Let’s Celebrate! Winter Carnival at the Grand Geneva

In the spirit of more experiences in 2018, we took a little family getaway the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa the first weekend in February to celebrate their Winter Carnival. In case you don't know where the Grand Geneva is, it's located about an hour and half from Chicago in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. The Grand Geneva's Winter … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Winter Carnival at the Grand Geneva

Let’s Decorate! An Eiffel Tower Themed Christmas Tree

Growing up, my family always had a fake tree. I thought everyone had fake Christmas trees. Our neighbors had them as well. I remember helping my mom put the ornaments up on the tree and wrapping the tree with garland and popcorn on a string. I don't remember where my parents got the ornaments but … Continue reading Let’s Decorate! An Eiffel Tower Themed Christmas Tree

Let’s Explore! Winterland at Park at Wrigley

My promise to Luke when he was born was that I would try to provide him with the best childhood experience. Something more than material possessions (i.e., toys). Something my parents gave me - fun family memories. As a mom, one of the most rewarding experiences for me is seeing Luke's eyes light up when … Continue reading Let’s Explore! Winterland at Park at Wrigley

Let’s Read! Luke’s Review of His “I See Me!” Personalized Books

I'm so amazed by Luke's progress since starting kindergarten, especially with his love for reading. He reads street signs when we're out and about or just about anything he sees. In fact, Charlie and I can't spell out words anymore because Luke picks up on what we're spelling when we are talking to each other. … Continue reading Let’s Read! Luke’s Review of His “I See Me!” Personalized Books