Why I Still Love Living in Chicago

A few weeks ago, Chicago was awarded Best Big U.S. City by Conde Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards....for an unpresented fourth year in row! Conde Nast Traveler readers noted Chicago's impressive architecture, first-rate museums, restaurant scene, and the neighborhoods as the reasons why they voted for this great city. And I couldn't agree more! Chicago … Continue reading Why I Still Love Living in Chicago

My Favorite Style Dress from J.Crew – The Tiered Poplin

Every once in awhile a dress comes along that makes me break one of my rules - don't buy the same dress in multiple prints/colors. Of course that rule does go against the advice I've heard for most of my life - if you find something that fits you well, buy it in multiple colors. … Continue reading My Favorite Style Dress from J.Crew – The Tiered Poplin

Let’s Celebrate! Cruz and Levi Turn 2

Happy 2nd birthday to my twin babies - Cruz and Levi! I can't believe they are already 2 years old!! (Cruz and Levi turned two in July....but I'm just getting around to blogging about it). We had a small celebration at home and the theme for the twins' second birthday was "Two Wild" because they … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Cruz and Levi Turn 2

How We Are Navigating Remote Learning This Time Around

Luke is officially a third grader! Where did time go? I remember sharing his kindergarten post like it was yesterday. He's officially a big kid now...or so he says. But he'll always be a baby to me. The start of third grade was not the typical start when you're in the middle of a pandemic … Continue reading How We Are Navigating Remote Learning This Time Around