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Attention Blogher Attendees…

Attention Blogher Attendees…

| July 16, 2009 | 14 Comments

We have secured a great deal with Chicago Luxury Limousines here in Chicago and we think a lot of the Blogher attendees will appreciate the awesome discount from O’Hare or Midway to Sheraton and Sheraton to O’Hare or Midway $20.00 Car Service per person if riding with more than 1. $32.00 Car Service per person if […]

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Grow, Baby, Grow!

Grow, Baby, Grow!

| July 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

This Spring, my husband and I decided to make our large balcony into a container veggie garden instead of buying $100 worth of annuals as we’ve always done before. I asked him first what he thought about growing some vegetables out ther and his response was, “Why not do all vegetables?”. Yes! Why not? I […]

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Shawn Johnson host a Chicago Family Event and win a Flip Camcorder

Shawn Johnson host a Chicago Family Event and win a Flip Camcorder

| June 6, 2009 | 5 Comments

“The Olympic spirit is alive in Chicago” as Michael Jordan said on the Chicago2016 promo video and so we couldn’t be more excited that Gymnastic Olympian and Dancing with the Stars winner Shawn Johnson will be hosting a family event here in Chicago. Kraft Brand’s Lunchables with Shawn Johnson launch the Lunch Your Tummy Right […]

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Time to Explore at Hobbitland

Time to Explore at Hobbitland

| April 14, 2009 | 6 Comments

By Kristen Holub There is a new indoor playground in Chicago, and it is setting itself apart! Hobbitland is a clean, open playplace which opened this March (2009) On Western Ave just South of North Ave.  The area has been needing something like Hobbitland for a while now and I’m especially excited that I’ll be able to […]

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RIBILICIOUS at the Gale Street Inn

RIBILICIOUS at the Gale Street Inn

| April 9, 2009 | 0 Comments

By Jenny Villanueva With their award-winning cuisine and soft, mellow jazz music by the inviting bar, Gale Street Inn has been an icon in Jefferson Park for over 30 years. This is one “rib joint” where you don’t need a knife – the ribs fall perfectly, right off the bone. They may not have invented that […]

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Find Your Inner Zen at Spanda Yoga Center

Find Your Inner Zen at Spanda Yoga Center

| April 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

By Kristen Holub As I searched for a good place to resume my prenatal yoga practice, I happened to hear of a studio called Spanda Yoga Center at 906 N. Damen that would not be too far for me. An acquaintance said that she had attended their Baby and Me yoga class and liked it, […]

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Experience the Oasis at Soulistic Studio & Spa

Experience the Oasis at Soulistic Studio & Spa

| March 18, 2009 | 0 Comments

By: Kristen Holub Are you feeling stressed-out? Are you in need of some restoration, relaxation or rejuvenation? Then you should check out Soulistic Studios & Spa on Milwaukee Ave just North of Chicago Ave! Soulistic is a calm haven in the urban hustle and bustle that offers all kinds of classes and services sure to […]

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Head to The Bristol for a Date Night

Head to The Bristol for a Date Night

| February 18, 2009 | 1 Comment

By Kristen Holub OK, call your babysitter. After reading this, you’ll have to carve out some alone-time* for you and your partner to check out The Bristol! This past weekend, my husband and I were resigned to celebrating our Valentine’s Day by taking our 2 year old son to the Art Institute (which, btw, is […]

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The secret is out! Village Creamery is the best ice cream shop in Chicagoland!

The secret is out! Village Creamery is the best ice cream shop in Chicagoland!

| February 5, 2009 | 1 Comment

Ice cream in the middle of a Chicago winter? Well, you’ll be surprised to find some tropical warmth in this place. As you enter through their front door and look around, you may think this ice cream shop looks no different than any other, but with a closer look you’ll be surprised to see and […]

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All Aboard Diner and Discount

All Aboard Diner and Discount

| February 3, 2009 | 4 Comments

By Cathy McNulty Recently my husband and I, in an attempt to shake those winter blues, took our two sons (ages 4 years and 18 months) to the All Aboard Diner located in Downers Grove just off of I-355.  After spending all of winter “dining” in various places geared toward children, we walked into the […]

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