The season's classic ballet is being reimagined by Alexei Kremnev’s in a limited engagement, Dec. 1 to 3, at Chicago’s historic Studebaker Theatre. Kremnev, former Founding Artistic Director of The Joffrey Academy and Joffrey Studio Company, sets his Nutcracker in 1920s America, accented by eye-popping colors, fast-paced action, and a refreshing dash of humor, accessible to audiences of all ages.
We are beyond excited that today is the day our Holiday Gift Guide for 2017 launches! This marks the 7th Holiday Gift Guide that we have put together. Over the last 7 years it has become a passion project for both of us. We spend countless hours curated the best gifts for everyone on your list. We want to make shopping during the holiday enjoyable, simple and fun!
Jennifer Weiner is one of my favorite authors of all time. Good in Bed, In Her Shoes, Little Earthquakes, the list of books that I started reading and couldn't put down goes on and on. Now Jennifer Weiner has a series for girls in middle grades (ages 8-12) that celebrates girl power and we couldn't be more excited! The second book in the series - Little Bigfoot, Big City - was just released. My older daughter read The Littlest Bigfoot in record time and has already made quite the dent in Little Bigfoot, Big City.
We recently learned about Family Volunteer Day and we were all so excited. Family Volunteer Day is a global day of service created to encourage families to volunteer together in support of their neighborhoods and communities -- not only on the day of the event, but also throughout the holiday season and every day during the year...