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 […]

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 […]

Top Brunch With The Cherry Pit Cafe

Brunch is a big deal in the city, yet you will realize that you have been settling for brunch.  Why have a subpar version of breakfast and lunch when you can choose what you really want?  We were lucky enough that one of our friends brought to light the Cherry Pit Cafe.  The Cherry Pit […]

Nissan FIGHT2FEED Mother’s Day Mission

Nissan graciously lent us a brand new 2017 Platinum Pathfinder during the week of Mother’s Day.  Why? We had a mission to feed 500 people on Mother’s Day.  The Pathfinder is perfect for such a mission.  With all that ability to store ingredients for 500 meals.  All while giving you the same ride as a […]

Pathfinder Your Way Through Chicagoland

Recently we got a chance to have a Platinum 2017 Nissan Pathfinder for an entire week!  This is something that we have secretly dreamed about.  A brand new car that is loaded with all the technology that makes our job even easier.  Being able to link to the Pathfinder from your phone, means never having […]

Spring Into El Tapeo For Tapas

El Tapeo is a long time feature on our blog.  I am not sure how many seasons we have spent with them, but each one is as delectable as the last.   Their Spring into Tapas had a few new additions to their spring menu.  They are a hidden gem in Oak Brook inside Le […]

Knife & Tine Is All That

Knife & Tine is headed by a chef that we have featured on our blog before.  Chef Paul Caravelli has competed in Culinary Fight Club and finally clinched a victory.  Consequently, we’ve tasted his food numerous times.  His restaurant has been our list for some time.   Finally, we made the time to go in […]

Nintendo Switch: Yeah, You Want It

Zelda.  Need I say more? Probably not, but you know the series.  We grew up playing as Link and saving that Princess Zelda.  All the fun of solving problems.  Shared amongst my siblings as we all tried not to cheat, but yet wanted to get ahead in the game.  I remember trading my own turn […]

What We’re Streaming

Time to get to the important stuff. What we are really streaming on our television. We don’t have cable because living with a former librarian we are used to borrowing what we want. Although, the easier way of course is to stream. Our platform of choice is Netflix. Not a sponsor, we’re just addicts.  So, […]

Clog 101

I bring you another post sponsored by Roto-Rooter.  A few more handy tips that you should try to keep your water flowing.  There are a few things you can do to prevent clogs. Some of these tips I’m proud to say have been ingrained in me since before I even knew what they meant. 1. […]

Lifeguards That Save At Raging Waves

Lifeguards are the one resource you expect at a water park.  However, Raging Waves has more than I ever anticipated.  Even at the crowded public pool which can be jam packed you might only have a handful. At Raging Waves about every 10 feet of water means another lifeguard.  #ExperienceSummer with thrills that come with […]

Behind Closed Doors Review

This is an advertisement for SheSpeaks/StMartins Press As you know, we are voracious readers.  We go to the library a few times a week to stock up on books.  So, the ability to preview and share with you about this new book was a must.  B.A. Paris’ first novel Behind Closed Doors was a great read. […]