Here are my 10 Tips to Dial Down Holiday Family Travel Stress on the HomeExchange blog.
Chicago’s lakefront, waterways, parks and gardens make it easy to be outdoors and exercise year-round. Here are some of my favorite ways and places to actively explore my hometown. Read more by visiting my blog post on Midwest Living’s midcetera blog.
At Gotta Groove Records in Cleveland, six record presses huff, puff and press out up to 70,000 vinyl records a month. With U.S. vinyl record sales at their highest level in more than 20 years, it’s easy to see why owner…
Chicago may be the Midwest’s largest city, but enjoying it doesn’t have cost big bucks. Read my top picks for saving time and money on Midwest Living’s midcetera blog.
Chicago’s family fun options are nonstop—just like your kids. Read my top picks in and around Chicago for families, including world-class museums, historical sites and Lake Michigan beaches on Midwest Living’s midcetera blog.
I had dreamed of going to Italy this summer to see historical mosaic art. Instead, that money went toward a bathroom remodel. So I took a basics workshop at the Chicago Mosaic School, the only classical and contemporary mosaic training school in…
Lying face down on a glass window jutting out 1,000 feet above Chicago’s busy streets, I give thanks that I am not afraid of heights. Read my post and more by Midwest Living’s editors on the midcetera blog. #ChooseChicago #360Chicago
The Field Museum’s Opening the Vaults: Wonders of the 1893 World’s Fair puts today’s visitors amid the marvels that rocked fairgoers 121 years ago. Read my post and more by Midwest Living’s editors on the midcetera blog.
My local bakery’s beautiful, pastel flower-decorated cakes inspired me to do something I’ve promised myself for years…learn how to decorate a cake like a pro. Read my post on Midwest Living’s midcetera blog.
After this snow-smothered winter, I can’t wait any longer to feel renewed and warm. So I head to Aroma Workshop in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood to create a fragrance that brings spring to me, right now. Read my post and more by Midwest Living…