Bringing sexy back with SilmFast + giveaway!

With the new year right around the corner the thought of weight lost becomes America’s number 1 resolution. So many different diets, fads, and gadgets that promise major weight loss with no effort and as quick as over night. But those companies don’t last long and honestly anything worth having is worth working for. That Read More

Kidz Bop Live Concert review by Dereon

October 26th 2013 Kidz Bop Live took place at The House of Blues Downtown Chicago. Since Dennis and I was out of town I asked my parents to take the kids to the concert. They happily agreed and the kids experienced their first music concert! Another great bonus is the kids actually attended the meet Read More

Go to Boo at the Zoo and win a trip to Jamaica?

Sunday afternoon the Pyles’ had a spooky, but fun time at Brookfield Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo! What is Boo at the Zoo you may ask? When asked how to describe Boo at the Zoo two members of the Chicago Zoological Society, Nadine Mcintyre and Ken Grzeslo both had to agree that it’s a safe Read More

Chicago “downtown” Popcorn without going downtown!

One great thing about living in Chicago is the tasty Garrett Downtown popcorn that I ALWAYS seem to have a taste for. I like the Chicago mix because it has the famous caramel and cheesy cheddar all mixed together. I prefer the caramel but it’s too sweet to eat by itself so a little cheese Read More

Nationwide Fun Fall activities for the kiddos + Money saving coupons

Being born and raised in Chicago has taught me one thing…weather has a mind of it own. Hence it was 95 degrees this past Tuesday now it’s 55 degrees! But the drop in temperature means one thing….FALL! I am super exited about the Fall season because it’s my favorite season, the weather is amazing and Read More

Our Adventure: The 2013 Taste of Chicago |The Humana Experience

Last Wednesday me and my little family ventured to the 2013 Taste of Chicago. And we had a blast! Our first stop was the Humana Experience booth. Dereon was treated like an “adult” registered in and encouraged to try the fitness challenges. Once he received his pedometer he kept tracking his number of steps the whole Read More