Easy & healthy smoothie combinations

Easy & healthy smoothie combinations

We just came back from our annual Caribbean vacation and it was wonderful. We played, we rested, we walked on the beach for hours, watched some awesome shows, drank fun cocktails and ate tons of delicious food. But now my system is all messed up and I need vitamins, soups and smoothies to get my [...]

Blackberry Farm – Aurora, IL

Blackberry Farm – Aurora, IL

If you are looking for something new, interactive and fun to do this summer, Blackberry Farm is the place to be. Located just outside of Chicago in Aurora, IL it is known for its reenactment of pioneer life through educational demonstrations and hands on activities. Open May through September and admission for non residents is [...]

Natural Personal Care – Desert Essence

Natural Personal Care – Desert Essence

Do you ever find yourself standing in the hair care isles thinking "which one should I try next?" You are definitely not alone. The struggle to keep up with new products, health claims, and natural options is real! So I searched and searched and finally found something special. Desert Essence! Let me show you why this product is the leader [...]

Pirates Cove Children’s Theme Park – Illinois

Pirates Cove Children’s Theme Park – Illinois

Ahoy, matey! Travel just outside of Chicago to Elk Grove Village and you will find a children's hidden treasure park "Pirates' Cove." A small amusement park geared towards kids nine and under that is perfect for a morning of exploring and imagination. Kids can travel through an 18th century pirate ship, work their way up [...]

What’s in my beauty bag? Vacation mode!

What’s in my beauty bag? Vacation mode!

As I am sitting here packing for my summer vacation, I think to myself "I need to share some of these with my followers!" While I don't like to bring too much stuff, I am bringing a few new beauty items that are life changing and worth mentioning. They range from a multi functioning lotion [...]

My Twist On Panera’s Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops

My Twist On Panera’s Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops

Good morning. How is your summer break so far? We have been doing well balancing adventures and lazy days! Today was one of the lazy days and I needed a quick and delicious breakfast to fill up my little bellies for a morning full of TV and games 😉 Here is a recipe for a [...]

Introduction to PlusCBD Oil / Hemp-derived Cannabidiol

Introduction to PlusCBD Oil / Hemp-derived Cannabidiol

I don't know about you but if you are anything like me, being a mom sometimes feels like a circus act. But not just any circus act - the one where the poor mama bear is trying to balance on one foot, while juggling balls, smiling and listening to the trainer all at the same [...]

40+ parks to visit in the western suburbs this summer

40+ parks to visit in the western suburbs this summer

  S U M M E R  T I M E  I S  F U N  T I M E Much about life is learning through experiences. Therefore we try to expose our kids to as many new people and places as we can. Sometimes it's as simple as checking out a new park, other [...]

Q&A – All about moi!

Q&A – All about moi!

A few weeks ago, I gave my followers an opportunity to ask me anything they wanted to know. It was a fun experience. Thank you to those who participated and you all for reading! Here are the answers to those questions. How did you start blogging? I always loved writing but it was my excitement [...]