Life with My Plucky Little Penny

Out and About in Chicago

Nourish on the Go with Odwalla!

Nourish on the Go with Odwalla!

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and the Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #NourishOnTheGo #CollectiveBias. Toddlers – especially mine – are masters of nonstop energetic destruction. If you know what I’m talking about, you also know it’s MANDATORY to leave […]

Growing Creatively at Gather

Growing Creatively at Gather

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Picasso It’s no secret that Chicago and the Chicagoland Area is ripe with kid’s playspaces.  Go on the local mom groups and ask about where to host your […]

Chicago Baby Show: Best of the Best

Chicago Baby Show: Best of the Best

    Shopping for infants is an art, and I am an artist. Whether you’re expecting or not, if you love baby gear and the amazing people who work for baby gear companies baby “conventions” are a blast.  They’re a one-stop-shop and an incredibly opportunity […]

Dear Supermom at the Hanna Andersson Grand Opening

Dear Supermom at the Hanna Andersson Grand Opening

Dear Supermom, We are sort of unofficial line buddies from the Grand Opening of the Hanna store on Southport on Friday. Your kiddos are cute.  You rocked the last minute “wait in line for free pj’s.”  You kept saying, “I didn’t prepare for this,” like […]