It’s winter again. And sometimes as I watch my toddler (hard to even say the word, because it seems like just yesterday my 16-month-old was learning how to crawl) zoom around the house, with the view of the frozen world outside the windows lingering in the background, I can’t help but think about all the […]
If you’re in Chicago this winter and looking for something fun for the whole family to do, be sure to check out the ice skating ribbon in Maggie Daley Park. This seasonal public ice skating “rink” is situated in the Maggie Daley section of Grant Park in the loop community of Chicago. It […]
Christmas! Already? How can that be? Some photos capturing the holiday festivities so far in our neck of the woods. Hope everyone’s holiday season is off to a great start!
Fall has arrived once again, it seems, in the blink of an eye. Where has the last year gone? My baby has transformed into a toddler and her little steps around the house remind me that time is indeed marching on. It is a bittersweet time for us, but what a joy to behold. And […]
We may have not traveled anywhere new recently, but we’ve been having plenty of adventures right here at home. Our little sweet pea turned one on the 24th of August (it is very hard to believe!) and we celebrated her birthday with a party at our new house over the weekend. Most of it took […]
For some reason, I’ve always been fascinated with the Amish. Maybe it stems from trips with my parents to visit my grandparents in Rome City, Indiana, when I was a little girl. I recall occasionally seeing Amish people out and about in certain towns we passed through and I wondered about their mysterious lives. I […]