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Ooh Baby, Baby! ‘Freeze’ Your Fertility Through EggBanxx

By: Jen Pircon

July 10, 2014
EggBanxx
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Browse eHarmony hoping the Internet will lead you one click away from single to taken. Climb the corporate ladder clocking in 50 plus hours a week. Mingle at bars and in line at the grocery store searching for Mr. Right. Travel two or three times a month for business. It’s 2014, and the constant demands and motions of relationships and work life have heightened. With biological clocks ticking away, the balance between management and a man is more difficult to handle than ever. Don’t worry, ladies. Cheeky has your next plan of action to make your browsing, climbing, mingling and traveling less stressful. So what’s the next move? Freeze your eggs. Don’t …  Read more

A Mother’s Day Gift Guide to Make Her Swoon

By: Debra Lipson

May 8, 2014
Mother and daughter
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It’s finally May, and we’ve got only one woman on our minds: Mom! As a constant source of strength, inspiration and warmth, mothers deserve far more than a single day of special attention. This May 11, show your gratitude with fantastic present picks that speak to her unique passions and personality. Our curated guide is filled with seven gifts Mom will adore and use forever. Happy Mother’s Day! For the elegant wayfarer: Carolinna Espinosa Shoes  From running errands all day to cleaning up family messes, moms constantly have their hands full and feet moving! Splurge on a pair of elegant heels that come with memory foam cushioning for an extra comfortable stride. The …  Read more

Calling All Active Chicago Families: May 10th is National Family Playdate Day

Ideas for Active Family Fun Here in Chicago

May 1, 2014
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by:
Sara R. Fisher And Caitlin Murray Giles
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Doesn’t it feel good to finally see the sun after our brutal winter? Our family is eager to break free from our snow and sub zero temp-induced hibernation and get outside to enjoy the beautiful spring weather. We’re taking advantage of every warm, sunny day before the cold and snow return again next fall (an unfortunate inevitability). We’ve got our calendar marked for National Family Playdate Day on Saturday, May 10, 2014, which is all about spending time together as a family. Sounds fun, doesn’t it? Our family is very involved in sports. This spring, we have kids playing volleyball, soccer, baseball and softball. For us, a family playdate involves some sort of sporting …  Read more