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Your “Rad” Summer

Branch Out this Summer with an Amstel Radler!

July 17, 2014

Summer. If you live in Chicago, you know summer is that magical time when people come out in droves to soak up the sun, fun and endless possibilities our city has in store. From festivals to lounging on the beach, we’ve got our new fave summer accessory: the Amstel Radler. The Amstel Radler is a mix of beer, lemon juice and natural ingredients. Think delicious beer meets sparkling lemon water. In a word? Refreshing. If your summers consist of going to farmers’ markets or hitting the same five restaurants for cocktails, shake off the ordinary and try out our three fun, new picks instead. Your Rad Summer Itinerary 1. Road trip to Michigan  Michigan is just …  Read more

A Mother’s Day Gift Guide to Make Her Swoon

By: Debra Lipson

May 8, 2014
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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

(Family) Fun in the Sun!

Top Three Family-Friendly Activities for Summer Months!

April 24, 2014
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As the weather heats up (finally!), families are flocking outside for fun activities. In case you were stuck inside with your little one all winter, you know how important getting outside can be for parent-child bonding time (and mental sanity). But what about those scorching days when it’s just too hot to go outside? Try bingo.com for some family-friendly fun that never goes out of style. But for now, before the 90-degree weather, kiss the indoors goodbye, and opt for one of our top three faves for outdoor life. Picnics Heading out of the house to enjoy food and drink is commonly equated with hitting a restaurant, but picnics allow families to spread their wings and …  Read more