Chicago Bulls Kid Nation Basketball Clinic It's officially spring and it's officially the time I start thinking about summer camp for Luke. I still can't believe he's almost done with his 1st grade year! You have to excuse me for my enthusiasm and planning for summer camp so early. We have two more months until … Continue reading Let’s Play! 9 Unique and Fun Summer Camps for Chicago Kids
Floral Mural at Violet Hour in Wicker Park I know I say this every year but this has been the longest winter ever! But this year was a different kind of long winter. Not only did I experience the coldest winter day of my life (ever) when it was -54 degrees (with the windchill) on … Continue reading Happy First Day of Spring (finally)!
Happy Valentine's Day! In honor of this holiday, I wanted to share the color pink, specifically pink in Chicago. So...I published this post three days after Valentine's Day so happy late Valentine's Day. My goal was to get it out on the holiday but life got in the way. This post is inspired by an … Continue reading Let’s Explore! Finding Pink In Chicago
Cruz and Levi (6 months old) Cruz and Levi (1 month old) We celebrated Cruz and Levi's half birthday a few weeks ago with a big bowl of pasta and trying to eat a lot "half" things. Get it? Like half doughnuts, half cupcakes, etc. Okay. Yes, I should keep my day job. But seriously, … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Happy Half Birthday to Cruz and Levi! The First Six Months With Twins
We recently partnered with Motherly to take some pictures of us using the new Baby Bjorn baby carriers. It was a fun project and Motherly published the photos (along with a Chicago guide) here. We registered for the original Baby Bjorn carrier when we had Luke. It was great for when Luke was an infant … Continue reading Twin Life with the Baby Bjorn Baby One Carrier Air
About four months ago, we drove down Chicago Avenue and noticed a new mural...the honey bears by the artist fnnch, known for many amazing and fun art work but most notably (to me) the honey bears! I've seen pictures of the honey bears on Instagram in other cities and have wondered why they haven't made … Continue reading Let’s Explore! The Honey Bears Mural