Disney On Ice presents “Princesses and Heroes” in Chicago! #ChiDisneyOnIce #DisneyonIce @DisneyonIce

Disney On Ice presents Princesses and Heroes Enter a world of wonder where heroes and hearts prevail.  Join Ariel as she yearns to explore the world above the waves and Prince Eric breaks Ursula’s slithering spell to reclaim his one true love. See Prince Philip defeat the evil Maleficent as she transforms herself into a fire-breathing dragon […]

Our “Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014” {Union, IL} #dayoutwiththomas #dowt #ThomasTime

Disclosure:  I received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. My family has gone now the last three years and even though my boys don’t really play with their trains anymore, they said of course they wanted to go again this year!  Really this is an event for the whole family and I admit […]

WWE Payback, Stephanie McMahon & How the WWE Gives Back

Disclosure:  My family received complimentary tickets to the show in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. When I received an invite to take my boys to a WWE Payback show, I admit I was concerned.  Is it family friendly?  Will it encourage my kids to fight?  Will they like it?  Well the show was honestly […]

Need Something to Do? Head to Medieval Times This Spring!

Disclosure: I received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing this information and  my honest opinion. Please see my Disclosure Policy. One of my favorite places in Chicagoland has become Medieval Times, and I love it because it makes my kids smile. We have been there a few times with them now and it really is a […]

New LEGO® Star Wars Miniland at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago {Review}

Disclosure:  I attended a media event in exchange for sharing my honest opinion and this information. My kids love LEGOLAND and we visit there often, fortunately for us they constantly re-design and update the attractions/displays.  Last week we got the chance to visit and check out the New LEGO® Star Wars Miniland model as well […]

Disney Junior Live On Tour! “Pirate & Princess Adventure” {Chicago Review}

Rosemont Theatre March 14-17  (the 17th is an extra show that was added due to popular demand!) Grab your tiaras and doubloons and join us for Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure . Mickey and Minnie are taking their seats too at this never-before-seen live show featuring your favorite characters from Disney Junior’s hit […]

Monster, Monster, Monster Trucks! {Review} #monsterjamchi #monsterjam

Disclosure:  I received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. Allstate Arena, Feb 7-9, 2014 Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, monster trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, monster trucks generate 1,500 to […]

Don’t Miss “Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate!” in Chicago! #ChiDisneyOnIce {Review}

Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate Playing Allstate Arena Jan. 22 – 26 & United Center Jan. 29 – Feb. 9 It’s one colossal party on ice, with all your favorite Disney friends!  Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they celebrate a Very Merry Unbirthday Party with Alice and the Mad Hatter; a Royal Valentine’s Day Ball with […]

Kenmore Blogger Summit 2013 #HolidayHosting #TestedTales #blogmore

Disclosure: I attended this event with all expenses paid and received gifts. I am sharing this post and my honest opinion. A few weeks ago I headed into the city, Chicago that is, for the Kenmore Blogger Summit.  Now having been to two other Kenmore Blogger Summits I thought I knew what to expect, but […]