Outdoor fun with Spider Disc Games

Outdoor fun with Spider Disc Games

It is no secret that we love spending time outdoors. Much like our partner, we seek activities that are engaging and cooperative. Something about being together and having fun, it gives us positive energy - until someone looses a game. 🤣 Have kids they said, it will be fun they said! #parentingishard This time we [...]

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Spring/ Summer – 10 things you need in your car!

Spring/ Summer – 10 things you need in your car!

Spring has finally sprung! Kids are out and about. Outdoor sports, festivals and play dates are back and I am looking forward to it all. But to make my life easier, I keep my car ready for adventures at all times. Through my motherhood journey I have learned a thing or two about being prepared [...]

Brighten up your roots between salon visits?!

Brighten up your roots between salon visits?!

I started coloring my hair when I was 15 years old and haven't stopped since. I honestly don't even remember what my natural hair looks like anymore. I've had short hair, long hair, and pixie cuts. I've been blonde, brown, black and even orange or shall I say "copper." I love how something so simple [...]

Mother’s day brunch & more – Western Suburbs of Chicago

Mother’s day brunch & more – Western Suburbs of Chicago

Here is a list of things you can do for Mother's day in the western suburbs of Chicago. As always, these places sell out fast so please call ahead to make reservations. Pinstripes Mother's Day Brunch is fabulous! Located in a beautiful area with lots of shopping, cafes, spas and more. South Barrington on May [...]

My constant love/ hate relationship with motherhood

My constant love/ hate relationship with motherhood

Motherhood: the state of being a mother. That's it?! I feel like this definition is too short and vague. I bet you if you asked any mom about motherhood, none of them would describe it like that. Motherhood/ parenthood is so complex that it cannot simply be defined by a single sentence. It needs a [...]

New Organic Hazelnut Spread – Once Again Nut Butter Amoré

New Organic Hazelnut Spread – Once Again Nut Butter Amoré

I grew up eating hazelnut spread and if you have been following me on social media, you know my love for this product runs deep. Our kids request crepes every weekend and what do we eat them with, hazelnut spread of course. But recently I was presented with a wonderful opportunity to sample a new [...]

TV: binge worthy shows

We don't watch television often but when we do, we binge. There were several shows we tried to watch and just gave up. Some were just hard to get into but once we did, we loved them. Others are just great from the start! Here is a quick guide to some of our favorite binge [...]