Star Line Ferry: A fun way to get to Mackinac Island

Disclosure: Our family was given complimentary tickets to experience Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry. I was not required to express a particular point of view and all opinions are my own.We're continuing our Mackinac Island series with a one of the coolest ways to get...
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A Grand Hotel Dining Guide: What to expect at this Mackinac Island Resort

Dining at Grand Hotel As I mentioned in my review of Grand Hotel, dining at Grand Hotel is an experience in itself. Not only are hotel guests are treated to breakfast and a five-course dinner each day at the Hotel, but they also operate a few off-site restaurants that...
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Hotel Review: A grand stay at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island

No trip to Mackinac Island, Michigan is complete without visiting Grand Hotel. And I'm here to tell you that staying at America's Summer Place is even more magical. And while it's hard to capture the magic of the hotel,  hopefully you can get an idea of how special it...
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Family Fun Review: Sky HIGH Sports Naperville

Sometimes kids just need to get the crazies out.  My threesome always seems to have an abundance of energy, and I'm always looking for spots to bring them to let out their pent up energy. If you never been to a trampoline place, it's time you try it out. We checked...

Free Fun with the Family: Elmhurst Museum Day

As a family of five, we are always looking for budget-friendly things to do. When I heard about Elmhurst's Museum Day, I was intrigued. Take a trolley to all the museums in Elmhurst where admission and activities are free?Yes, please! We went last year and had a great...

Chicagoland moms that rock and give back

In honor of Mother's Day, I couldn't think of anything more fitting than honoring local moms. These moms are part of companies and organizations that give back to the community, and are making a difference in their own way. So take a few minutes to get to know them...

Family Fun Review: Volo Auto Museum

It's been ages since we've been to the Volo Auto Museum with my three kids. I've heard they have had tons of changes so it was about time we stop by again. Highlights: Release pent up energy. The minute they saw the playground in front of the museum, they couldn't...

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