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

Let’s Celebrate! Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! This year has been a year of great transformation for me. I want thank my little family for all their love and support (of my crazy ideas for adventures) in helping me through this transformation. I'm learning to let things go and in the process, my creativity has begun to re-emerge. This has … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

GIVEAWAY! A&A BALLET’s World Premiere of The Nutcracker in Chicago

*THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED* Hi friends, I've partnered with A&A BALLET's "The Nutcracker" to give away one family 4-pack to the A&A BALLET world premiere of Alexei Kremnev’s The Nutcracker. The ballet features 120 talented young dancers from A&A BALLET’s Conservatory and Youth Company, and guest artists from the San Francisco Ballet. At only 90 minutes, curtain to curtain, … Continue reading GIVEAWAY! A&A BALLET’s World Premiere of The Nutcracker in Chicago