Get In The Suburban Boys, We’re Going Holiday Tree Chopping!

Last week, Chevrolet loaned our family a brand new 2022 Suburban 4WD Premier for a week. The Suburban was delivered to our home and Charlie and I were like little kids in a candy store - or in this case, two adults playing in a brand new spacious car. Can I add how much I … Continue reading Get In The Suburban Boys, We’re Going Holiday Tree Chopping!

Let’s Explore! All the Fun Family and Festive Things to Do in Chicago this December

Happy December! By request from my Instagram community, I'm sharing some fun things to do with your kids in Chicago for the month of December. Although the pandemic has not totally gone away yet, it seems like Chicago is starting to get back to pre-pandemic festivities. I've curated a list of things to do in … Continue reading Let’s Explore! All the Fun Family and Festive Things to Do in Chicago this December

Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Door County and Reasons Why We Want to Go Back

Last month we took a short roadtrip from Chicago to Door County and had the best time exploring and discovering this peninsula located in northeast Wisconsin. In fact, I'm wondering why we haven't visted Door County sooner since its only about a 4 hour drive from Chicago and is the perfect getaway from the city. … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Our First Family Trip to Door County and Reasons Why We Want to Go Back

Learn French and Celebrate Bastille Day in Chicago this Summer with Alliance Française de Chicago

Bonjour! Being a huge Francophile, I am so happy to partner with Alliance Française de Chicago on this post. If you're a Francophile living in Chicago, I highly recommend you take a visit to Alliance Française de Chicago or "AFChicago" - they build the Francophone community in Chicago with French classes, wine and gastronomy clubs, … Continue reading Learn French and Celebrate Bastille Day in Chicago this Summer with Alliance Française de Chicago

It’s Hat Season! Straw Boater Hats That Will Elevate the Summer Look

I have this thing for straw hats. And I love wearing them with my summer dresses because I really think they change up the look. Not to mention keep the sun away from your face and give the extra protection from the sun that you need. Living in Chicago, I have two sets of hats … Continue reading It’s Hat Season! Straw Boater Hats That Will Elevate the Summer Look

More Than 4 Reasons Why We Loved Our Staycation at the Newly Renovated Four Seasons Chicago Hotel

Last month, we celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary and Charlie's birthday with a staycation at the newly renovated Four Seasons Chicago Hotel. It was luxurious, fun, kid-friendly - and just the staycation we needed in Chicago. We partnered with the Chicago Tourism Board (Choose Chicago) on this staycation to promote the opening of hotels … Continue reading More Than 4 Reasons Why We Loved Our Staycation at the Newly Renovated Four Seasons Chicago Hotel