Picnicking Spots & Meal Ideas

Are you trying to soak up the gorgeous weather before Chicago again becomes Chiberia?  Me too.  That’s why we are eating out (and no, I don’t mean going to restaurants—my wallet can only stretch so far) as often as possible.  I love serving meals as picnics because it puts an extra special spin on a […]

Sanity Saving Tips for Visiting Maggie Daley Park

Maggie Daley Park is spectacular.  Seriously, it has just about everything on such a grand and creative scale it makes me wish I was a kid again.  Because as a parent, it slightly terrifies me.  The crowds, the tall structures…it’s all a bit…much.  So here are my tips on maintaining your sanity while visiting the […]