Pumpkin Fest at Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm

  Fall is not complete without a visit to a pumpkin farm. This year, we decided to check out Siegel's Cottonwood Farm in Lockport. We had tons of fun playing, picking pumpkins, and eating! What a great day out with the family! Related: Looking for more fun things...
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Fall Fun at Jack’s Pumpkin Glow + Tips to Enjoy

  If you love Halloween, pumpkins, and all that comes with it, then you'll want to head to Jack's Pumpkin Glow before it leaves Chicagoland!  If you've ever wanted to be surrounded by lit up Jack O'Lanterns this is one event you don't want to miss. Find out what...
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Best Coffee Shops To Try in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs

Love coffee? If you run on coffee (like I do) to get through the day, you'll need to stop by these independent coffee shops located in Chicago's Northwest suburbs. Each coffee shop offers different vibe and is well worth a visit. Keep checking back as I include more...
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Pumpkin Fest at Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm

  Fall is not complete without a visit to a pumpkin farm. This year, we decided to check out Siegel's Cottonwood Farm in Lockport. We had tons of fun playing, picking pumpkins, and eating! What a great day out with the family! Related: Looking for more fun things...

Fall Fun at Jack’s Pumpkin Glow + Tips to Enjoy

  If you love Halloween, pumpkins, and all that comes with it, then you'll want to head to Jack's Pumpkin Glow before it leaves Chicagoland!  If you've ever wanted to be surrounded by lit up Jack O'Lanterns this is one event you don't want to miss. Find out what...

Best Farms for Fall Fun around Chicago

If you're like me and can't wait for the cooler weather, the beautiful changing colors, pumpkin spice everything, apple cider donuts, and of course fall, then stick around and find out where some of our favorites places to hang out. We've personally been to all these...

Family Camping Fun at South Haven KOA

As our last family vacation of the summer, our goal was to beach it up. We first went to Indiana's South Shore and had fun exploring our newest National Park, Indiana Dunes National Park. Next up, beautiful West Michigan! We've heard great things about South Haven and...

Get ready for school with TinkerActive Workbooks

With back to school time looming ahead, we're slowly trying to get back in the groove. School supplies are all ready and packed and our snack/lunch cabinet is full of goodies. The last thing left is getting them mentally prepared for school. One of the ways we're...

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