Review!: El Mariachi Tequila Bar & Grill – Chicago, IL

Last week, a few bloggers and I headed out to El Mariachi Tequila Bar & Grill in Chicago, where we were able to try some of the items on their menu and have a chat with their executive chef. The atmosphere was nice and intimate and they have a great patio to dine at outside. […]

Review/Giveaway & Benefits of Pretend Play!: Great Pretenders Butterfly Costume – Ends 10/9 at 11:59 pm CT

I can’t believe it’s almost Halloween already! Does your little one have a costume yet? Great Pretenders is a company, which was started by a mom, that specializes in costumes, not only for Halloween, but also for dress-up and pretend play. My 4-year old loves playing different characters and, honestly, I thought it was just […]

Review/Giveaway!: Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Passes (Chicago Area) – Ends 10/3 at 11:59 am CT

Who loves to jump? We definitely love to jump! My family and I were really excited to be able to try out Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park a few weeks ago, especially since we had never been to a trampoline park before; and we had so much fun! They have multiple locations in the US, […]

Review/Giveaway!: Thumbs Up WineFinder Premium App & Bottle of Wine – Ends 10/9 @ 12:00 am CT

Today has been quite eventful for our country! What better way to “celebrate” than to talk about wine? 😉 The Thumbs Up WineFinder mobile app is designed to help you find a great bottle of wine at your local store at the best value. It gives you multiple options to find the best bottle of […]

Review!: Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic

A couple of weeks ago, I brought my 3 year old to Disney On Ice’s celebration of 100 Years of Magic at the United Center and we both loved it! I was impressed with how many Disney characters were included in one show…it was jammed packed with Disney movie magic! I do not want to […]

Review/Giveaway!: Kiss Tornado 360° 1875W Ionic Dryer – Ends 8/23 @ 11:01 pm CT

The Kiss Tornado 360° 1875W Ionic Dryer is a blow dryer meant to minimize heat damage with a patent-pending 360° rotating air booster for rapid blow drying and styling. The rotating air booster generates a pulse within the airflow creating a revolving pattern to uplift the hair and ensure complete drying with added root volume. […]

Review!: Bocce Ball at Pinstripes

About a month ago, I wrote about Pinstripes, a distinctive dining and entertainment venue currently with 3 locations in the Chicago area and a location in the Minneapolis, with more locations opening around the nation. We got to try bocce ball at Pinstripes a couple of weeks ago and had a great time! What is […]

Review!: Jekyll & Hyde (The Musical)

My hubby and I celebrated our 10 year unofficial dating anniversary last weekend by going to watch the pre-Broadway showing of Jekyll & Hyde starring American Idol’s Constantine Maroulis and R&B star, Deborah Cox, in Chicago. The production is on a national tour before hitting Broadway on April 5th and will be in Chicago through […]

Review/Giveaway!: Premama Prenatal Vitamin – Ends 3/19 at 12:01 am EST

Premama is a doctor-recommended prenatal vitamin drink mix with key prenatal vitamins and minerals that help reduce the risk of some birth defects and promote healthy fetal development. It also includes ingredients that help relieve nausea and digestive symptoms such as constipation, which are 2 common side effects of other prenatal vitamins. Premama contains: Folic […]

Review/Giveaway!: NICOmate Electronic Cigarette – Ends 3/15 at 12:01 am EST

I am a bit embarrassed to admit this, but I am a smoker. I started smoking many years ago when I suffered from major depression and was cutting my arms. One day, a friend gave me a pack of cigarettes and told me to smoke instead of cut my arms when I felt the urge, […]