Sorry, Mom! The Best Belated Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

It happens to the best of us. We start working on many different things, not realizing the dates on the calendar. Then, it hits you. it could either be in the dead of night, dripping from a cold sweat or throwing a side-eye to all the extra families at brunch on Sunday. You forgot it’s Mother’s Day, and even worse is you don’t have a gift to show for it.

Rejuvenation Opens Its First Midwest Store – Right Here In Chicago

Rejuventation, the Oregon based lighting and home goods store, opened its seventh retail location last week which happens to be the first in the Midwest! It’s located in Lincoln Park at 1000 W. North Ave at Sheffield, and yes there is a parking lot, too. This store gives Chicago’s city dwellers a new home stop offering …

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Connected To Style: Fashionable Tech Toys And Accessories

So you’ve got an iPhone and iPad and probably the earbuds that came with them, but you’re hardly making the most of the fact that you’re unlikely to be without your tech at any given time. These aren’t merely useful devices, they are crucial components of your look and they can and should be treated as such! So without further adieu, here are some of our favorite tech gadgets and cases…

3 Career Tips and Aiding Other Women In Achieving Their Own Independence

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of TracFone. It has been a long time since I have had to interview and I’m lucky to do what I do, but I was even luckier to be invited to a luncheon where I was given the privilege of listening to three women sharing their very personal journeys to success and independence – openly and candidly. A few weeks ago I met three graduates of Success is Calling – a program created by TracFone® and Dress for Success® in 2015- who bravely shared their very personal journeys towards independence who were all driven to be their best selves. It was beyond inspirational and moving. I was riveted.

Keeping Food Fresh Longer With Fridge Fresh by Berry Breeze

Earth Day is next Friday and while we are not doing a roundup this year, I found the perfect gadget you need to own and won’t be able to live without 365 days a year. I don’t know about you but I am always tossing away fresh fruits and vegetables and my husband constantly calls me out on it! It’s not my fault the kids have suddenly decided they no longer like grapes! Well forget putting a box of baking soda in your fridge, you need a BerryBreeze Fridge Freshener – a revolutionary fridge freshener that maximizes nutrients, reduces waste, and benefits the environment via the timed-release of activated oxygen.

The Best Sushi On Long Island? Restaurant Yamaguchi in Port Washington

If you live in or ever visit Port Washington and drive down Main Street, there is one thing you will notice immediately – there are a LOT of sushi joints in this little town. Most are good, but Restaurant Yamaguchi is spectacular, and trust me, I have eaten a lot of sushi in my life. Not Jeremy Piven levels, but close. It’s no wonder this gem got a 25 in Zagat in 2012-2013.