Our Day Out With Thomas {Union, IL} #dayoutwiththomas #dowt

Disclosure:  I received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. One event my boys look forward to all year is the Day Out With Thomas Tour.  Each year Thomas comes to our local train museum and it is a whole day of Thomas fun!  (You can check out my Day Out With Thomas 2012 post […]

Brookfield Zoo (Brookfield, IL) Introduces “Dinosaurs Alive!”

Disclosure: I attended a media event to preview this new exhibit and received light refreshments and admission in exchange for sharing my thoughts and this information. Please see my Disclosure Policy. Starting April 6th, a new interactive exhibit will be featured at Brookfield Zoo called “Dinosaurs Alive!” Newly discovered feathered dinosaurs along with dinosaur favorites line […]

My Trip to KFC HQ & Louisville, Kentucky!

So a few weeks ago, Aidan (my 6 year old) and myself got the chance to visit the KFC Headquarters in Kentucky.  It was a blogger event with four other moms and their children.  We all brought one of our children to check out the new KFC Li’l Bucket kids meal.  My son is super […]

KFC’s Li’l Bucket Kids Meals

Last month KFC launched a new kids meal for the Li’ttlest KFC fans.  It is packaged in a little KFC bucket and starts at 210 calories, 4 grams of fat and 565 mg of sodium.  Kids can customize their Li’l Bucket from a few choices (yes the nutrition varies depending on what your child selects) […]

Bloggers Hating On Other Bloggers – Yes I Went to KFC #KFCkidsmeals

Last weekend I attended an event at KFC headquarters with my 6 year old.  It was an event for five moms and one of their children each to check out the new KFC Kids Meals.  It was the first overnight blogger trip I ever brought a child too and I was so excited.  I never […]

Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival {Review} #ChiDisneyLive

Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival  Disney Live is an amazing theatre production that brings Disney to life on stage with a quality that amazes Disney fans of all ages. Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story in their new touring show Disney Live! […]

LEGOLAND + Star Wars = A Very Cool Exhibit! {Review}

LEGO® Star Wars™ MINILAND is now open at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago! Young Padawans will learn to harness the Force in LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago’s first-ever LEGOStar Wars MINILAND – a large-scale, interactive LEGO model display, chronicling the adventures of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace. Take part in a thrilling Podrace through treacherous […]

Max D, Grave Digger, Hot Wheels & More at Monster Jam #ChiMonsterJam

From the first time we went a few years ago my boys have been hooked.  Since last year, they have asked repeatedly when are we going back!  Well it was time for Feld Entertainment’s Annual Monster Jam show and we had a blast as usual.  The show runs about two hours with a 15-minute or […]

Lee Jeans “Find Your Fit” Style Party #LeeStyleParty

Jeans are something I have a love/hate relationship with.  I pretty much wear jeans everyday and that is where the love part comes in.  Jeans to me are just so comfy and I love how they can be casual or dressy depending on what else you’re wearing.  The hate part comes in with finding a […]