Papillon Goes To The Vet

Papillon is the fluffiest cat.  This is a cat so fluffy he floats.  He is perhaps one of the most adorable picture books characters I’ve ever seen. This white fluffy ball bounces around the pages.  Written by A. N. Kang, this is the second adventure of Papillon.  I must say that the first book may be […]

Munchem Academy Is Going To Steal Your Heart

Munchem Academy is a newer series.  The second book: Munchem Academy: The Girl Who Knew Even More, is another foray into how Mattie Larimore eventually becomes the world’s greatest thief. You may be hesitant at that premise, but you should know that this is not just a context of good or evil.  Commander S. T. […]

Suspect Red The Best Historical Fiction

Suspect Red is the perfect example of historical fiction. This novel by L. M. Elliott has the perfect balance of research and speculation.  Adding to the tension are pictures and facts from the time period that are from the story.  Nothing else can drop you into the paranoia of the Cold War faster than seeing […]

Beatrice Zinker Upside Down Thinker

There are definitely some great first chapter books to be found.  Beatrice Zinker Upside Down Thinker by Shelley Johannes is perfect for young kids.  Beatrice is a little bit of a rebel or an outcast.  She is not a traditional kid by any means.  Beatrice after all prefers to think upside down, literally.  The illustrations are […]

Driving Street Mission With Nissan

Part of our mission at Fight2Feed is to feed everyone.  All the people that are hungry and suffer food insecurity.  The people that might have to make a choice of whether to eat or pay a utility bill.  Just like there is a choice of how people decide to live within their means.  Some people […]

Beaver’s Coffee And Donuts To Boost Your Morning

As you know, we are all about doughnuts and coffee!  So, when they offered to shower our Fight2Feed volunteers with donuts and coffee, we had to share!  If you are a fan of donuts or make your way about the city based on donuts (like we do), then you are a fan of Beaver’s Donuts already.  […]

Laughs With My Sister: Jack Whitehall: Travels With My Father

Yes, we do watch Netflix.  We are not cable people and haven’t been for at least a decade.  Netflix doesn’t always hit the spot for us with their original shows.  However, we have not laughed so hard since watching Jack Whitehall on his gap year with his father.  A scenario which sounds tame and certainly […]

Drive In The Circle With The Rogue SL

We have seen a lot of the Nissan Rogue.  So this time around, when we had the Rogue SL, we were pleasantly surprised.  There are a few extra features that make being in the car relaxing.  Nothing says summer more than the perfect book like The Circle.  Instead of going to the beach, we headed to […]

Chicago Baby Show – Top 3 Baby Gifts

For when you don’t have babies, but everyone around you has babies.  So, you know that you need to find a good gift that both the parent and baby will love.  This is our top 3 picks from the Chicago Baby Show which we feel will help babies everywhere. The Indestructible Set- this is not […]

Rogue To Work

We have tested out the Rogue Sport.  However, this is the Luxury Edition AWL Nissan Rogue.  With a fully loaded Rogue package with everything that you want in an SUV.  This time around we found ourselves driving to Indianapolis.  With a lot of work to do pull off another Culinary Fight Club.  We ended up […]

Join Us At The Chicago Baby Show!

What is the Chicago Baby Show? Well, just everything baby you will want all in one place.  The 2017 Chicago Baby Show, on August 26 & 27 at Navy Pier will be part of the largest show series for new and expectant parents in the country.  This is one show you won’t want to pass up.  […]

Love Your Face With The Makeup Show

If you’re living in Chicagoland like us, then you know that summer can be tricky for makeup.  While there are a lot of great new products that focus on long wear.  I am going to focus on that alternative that might make some of you nervous.  Going bare faced, which if you’ve seen us in […]