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Moving To Chicago? Here’s The Top 40 Family-Friendly Chicago Suburbs To Live

Have you been considering moving to Chicagoland? Not sure which Chicago suburbs have the most favorable features and career opportunities? Chicago is notorious for all of its amazing neighborhoods and pockets of eclectic communities. The suburbs are no different. If you’re ready to get out of the hustle and bustle of the city of Chicago […]

75+ Delightful (& Affordable) Things to Do in Chicago with Kids

Are you looking for things to do in Chicago with kids? If you have some free time from your busy schedule and now looking for kids activities and places to hang out with your tots, kids, tweens, or teens in Chicago this guide will help you get past the cabin fever and do a little […]

The 50 Most Delicious Chicago Food Blogs

We’re lucky in Chicago. Almost any place you look for good food you’ll find it, and our city’s food blogs are no exception. Covering everything from home cooking for specialized diets to high-end restaurant reviews and where to find the city’s best pizzas, the blogs here caught our attention for their quality and style. In […]

10 Best Housekeeping Books To Spruce Up Your Home

Cleaning and cooking can be the bane of your existence, or a quick and easy step towards a more organized, relaxed, and enjoyable life. We’ve brought together the ten best housekeeping books and cleaning tip guides that everyone should keep in their library. At the end of the article, there’s a bonus item. We’ve included […]

8 Lysol Wipes Uses & One Surprising Fact You Never Knew

Lysol wipes uses has changed with the times – I mean really changed. Once upon a time, Lysol was a vaginal-cleansing douche. The company also marketed its cleaning solution as birth control between 1930 and 1960. Considering that the label lists the solution as a skin irritant, it sounds like a painful idea. Don’t try […]

Pine Sol Home Pregnancy Test: Supplies and Instructions

Because every woman on the two-week wait wants to know…. A few months ago, I wrote a post on here that you just LOVED….about Pine Sol. Go figure….I mean, I never imagined a cleaning product would gain such a passionate following. And then I realized why… It wasn’t the Pine Sol. It was the Pine […]

21 Unusual (But Effective) Uses for Windex & Few Fun Facts

If you’ve ever seen My Big Fat Greek Wedding, you know that people can be passionate about the uses for Windex. Pop culture – and Greek fathers in the movies – advocate this formula for skin care. Don’t try it. Windex is extremely caustic. It can burn your flesh, and wreak havoc on delicate electronic […]

What Stinks…in the Office?

Your office is a sacred space. A nook hidden from the chaos of home, where you can close the door and say “I’m working, give me a half-hour” and retreat to solitude and work. Unless it smells. The office can turn into a nightmare when unidentified odors float through the air. And even the tidiest […]

How To Get Your Kids To Do Chores With Simple Motivations

A few centuries ago, families had kids in order to have free labor on hand. I’m not going to advocate exploiting your children, but as difficult as it may be to get your little ones to do their chores, it is possible. By 2 years of age, most kids are not only able to help […]