My Favorite Halloween Decorations

I’m just going to say it: I’m the most BASIC witch once October rolls around. I’m all about ghost shaped marshmallows, taping up black bats just about EVERYWHERE and will search high and low for the perfect white pumpkin. So to say that I take my Halloween decorating seriously would basically be the UNDERSTATMENT of […]

3 Ways to Style a Fall Floral Look

Move over, flannel, there’s a new Fall print in style. What is the trend I am talking about? FLORALS. Fall florals, specifically. Whether you dress it down with denim or boots or dress it up with killer accessories and a pointed heel, florals are IN this season and there are so many great options to […]

Sports Sideline Etiquette

In our house we eat, sleep, and breathe sports. Our weekends are spent on the sidelines, and my washing machine is always running because of smelly and muddy uniforms—and I LOVE it. But you know what I don’t love? The absurdly awful parents on the soccer sidelines and baseball bleachers who are poor sports and […]

Apple Breakfast Nachos

Happy Fall, ya’ll! I’m not sure about you, but I am loving the cooler temperatures and spending as much time outside as possible before the wind shifts and there are icicles on everything. As a result of all of our hikes and football games (as well as sleeping with the windows open—pure bliss!), it has […]

Hofbräuhaus Chicago’s Oktoberfest Celebration

For most of us a trip to Germany for Oktoberfest isn’t feasible, but luckily for us there is a much closer (and just as fun) option–Hofbräuhaus Chicago! Nestled in Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park, this German gem is the perfect place for Chicagoland families to celebrate Oktoberfest. I mean, once my kids heard that you are […]

My Favorite Personalized Stationery

I show up late to most events, I forget people’s names as soon as they tell me them and make social etiquette blunders ALL THE TIME. But when it comes to sending thoughtful and heartfelt notes and cards to family and friends I AM THE QUEEN. Seriously. Why? Because I am a firm believer that […]