Let’s Eat! Brunch for the Whole Family at Mott St in Bucktown, Chicago

Last Sunday, Luke and I were invited to Mott St. (a restaurant in Bucktown) for a Moms and Kids brunch. I gladly accepted as 1) brunch is one of my favorite meals; 2) I’ve been wanting to eat at Mott St. for some time; 3) it was a great way for me and Luke to spend … Continue reading Let’s Eat! Brunch for the Whole Family at Mott St in Bucktown, Chicago

Let’s Explore! Where to Find Cherry Blossoms in Chicago

Happy spring in Chicago! I can't believe the arrival of spring has come so late this year...in May! The trees are starting to bloom and it was 80 degrees yesterday. It truly has been a long winter. It seems like spring arrived everywhere else in the western hemisphere except Chicago because I've been seeing pictures … Continue reading Let’s Explore! Where to Find Cherry Blossoms in Chicago

Let’s Get Real: Why I Started Blogging Again and What I’ve Learned

Last year, I decided to invest more time on this blog.  I started this blog in 2013 as a way to share pictures of Luke and offer tips and what I've learned about motherhood, hence - Second City Mom. But I quickly realized that I didn't have any great tips to offer and felt like … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: Why I Started Blogging Again and What I’ve Learned