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When Blue Doesn’t Equate to Sad

When Blue Doesn’t Equate to Sad

Back in the PK days (pre-kid, that is) Scott and I worked hard, but we also found opportunities to enjoy ourselves. We had season tickets to the Lakers and still reminisce about the incredible game where Robert Horry beat the buzzer with a ...
ChiTAGFair: Meet Inventors, Play Games

ChiTAGFair: Meet Inventors, Play Games

Last Monday I told you about meeting with Bridgestone to learn about winter tires and Friday I gave you a view behind-the-scenes at Papa Murphy’s. It’s really cool to be able to talk to people who run the show, ask questions, ge ...
Garth Brooks Makes Major Announcements

Garth Brooks Makes Major Announcements

Thursday September 4th in Rosemont, Illinois (just outside of Chicago), country music mega-superstar Garth Brooks held a press conference to kick off his 2014 World Tour. The room was packed full of local, national and international media w ...
Major-league Anti-perspirant

Major-league Anti-perspirant

One of our favorite summer activities is to take the girls to a baseball game. We have a great minor league team in our town whose stadium was just voted the Best Minor League Ballpark by USA Today last year. We also discovered that the tea ...
Wolverine, Hot Wheels or Grave Digger?

Wolverine, Hot Wheels or Grave Digger?

Monster trucks have been around for years. I’ve seen them on television and read about them but have never seen one up close – unless you count the redneck trucks we see when we visit my mother-in-law in Alabama. As we mentioned ...
The Knight That Made Her Day

The Knight That Made Her Day

DH and I have a strong opinion about exposing our kids to different activities. We take them to auctions, trade shows, conventions, museums, aquariums, car shows and more. Never are we afraid to take them out to dinner because they know tha ...
Preparing to Watch Some Crushing

Preparing to Watch Some Crushing

Being able to introduce the girls to a variety of experiences is extremely important to us. We’ve let them interview inventors, traveled to Disney, encouraged science and music while exposing them to things like BB guns for girls. The ...
OMG! We Met Stan Lee!

OMG! We Met Stan Lee!

I have been blessed with two girls. I assumed it would be a life of Barbie, My Little Pony and whatever boy band was popular at the time. Up until recently I was pretty much on target. Sure, there have been a few crossover toys that have ap ...
Disney on Ice: Not Just for Kids

Disney on Ice: Not Just for Kids

If there’s one thing I know, it’s that just because something seems like it is for kids, doesn’t mean it is JUST for kids. Whether we’re talking about toys or foods or projects, being swept away into the magic that i ...
Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

Disney on Ice is Coming to Town

A few years back we brought the kids to the local arena for an ice show. It was High School Musical: The Ice Tour – the movie retold with all the flair and intrigue that performing on ice brings.The girls were old enough to enjoy it b ...