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November 2013 - Posts

THIS WEEKEND IN CHICAGO - CHICAGO’S HOLIDAY FAVORITES!
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us (no pun intended), it's time to enjoy some of Chicago's holiday favorites as we await the arrival of Christmas! For those of us who are still stuffed from Thanksgiving, the Ditka Dash takes place Saturday (9:00 Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - CHROMECAST
You have probably seen the commercials at this point regarding Chromecast from Google. It looks like a thumb drive you plug into your computer so that you can use apps from your devices or direct from your desktop computer. The apps that currently work Read More...
CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS - PORTAGE PARK, LINCOLN PARK, WEST LOOP, GOLD COAST, EVANSTON
PORTAGE PARK SCREEEEAM!!! Terror in the Aisles... and we are not talking about holiday shopping! Check out a triple horror feature including Gary Schultz's Devil in My Ride , Lucio Fulci's The Black Cat and Dario Argento's classic chiller Read More...
KATHY’S HOME & GARDEN - THANKSGIVING WEEK FINAL PREPARATIONS
It's the last of our countdown to Thanksgiving! Below are things you should be doing now that you've had the chance to get all your shopping done. Monday Depending on the size of your frozen turkey it will need to be thawing in the fridge now. Read More...
THIS WEEKEND IN CHICAGO - IT’S OFFICIAL – CHICAGO HOLIDAY SEASON IS HERE!
With Thanksgiving falling the last week of November this year, which by the way is just less than a week away, Chicago’s Holiday Season is here already – it’s Official! A full day of holiday celebration is planned for this Saturday as Read More...
CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS - NORWOOD PARK, LOOP, LINCOLN PARK, RAVENSWOOD, EVANSTON
NORWOOD PARK What do bikes, art and fashion have in common? Fratelli Bikes ! Along with Leader Bikes, they are hosting a 2014 preview event with artwork by Andrew Leonardo and special guests Wild Onion Villains and COXO. Purchase $5 raffle tickets for Read More...
KATHY'S HOME & GARDEN TIPS - THANKSGIVING MASTER LIST
Grab your legal pad, folks, this week is planning week . First you'll want to write down everything being served from the turkey right on down to the chips and dip. Make sure to put this in the left margin so you can write your shopping list along Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - THE NEW TREND IN HIGH-TECH HI-RISES
For many high-rise renters in Chicago, amenities play a role in new home choices. With so much technology and gadgets a part of our everyday lives, it's great to find a apartment with smart technology . Some of the enhancements you'll find these Read More...
THIS WEEKEND IN CHICAGO - HOLIDAY COUNTDOWN CONTINUES IN CHICAGO!
As the countdown continues to the frenzied-Holiday season beginning in less than two weeks with Thanksgiving, this weekend offers some great family-friendly events in preparation for the Holidays! For my early Holiday shoppers, here are two of many arts Read More...
CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS - PORTAGE PARK, LAKEVIEW, LOOP, OLD TOWN, OAK PARK
P ORTAGE PARK It is that time of year! Time to start Christmas shopping for your friends and family. Check out the first annual Holly Jolly Market craft fair featuring over 50 different crafters creating all kinds of handmade goods. The event is free Read More...
KATHY'S HOME & GARDEN TIPS - TWO WEEKS UNTIL THANKSGIVING
It is only two weeks until Thanksgiving! Hopefully last week , you finalized your guest list, ordered your meat and pies and checked out some new recipes to try. I’m definitely going to have at least one new item this year. Maybe some garlic mashed Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - NEW GOOGLE CHROME 32 BETA
Google has announced the new Chrome 32 Beta with several enhancements and improvements that many people will be excited to experience. First, you will find an indicator by the "x" on a tab that lets you know if audio is being played, the webcam Read More...
THIS WEEKEND IN CHICAGO - CHICAGOLAND GEARING UP FOR THE HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON!
Whether we like it or not, the Chicagoland area is gearing up for the Holiday shopping season with the following unique markets for those on your Holiday list who have “everything” or are unique themselves! Let’s go shopping -- The Lycee Read More...
CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS - PORTAGE PARK, LAKEVIEW, LOOP, LINCOLN SQUARE, EVANSTON
PORTAGE PARK Thanksgiving is right around the corner and you know there will be plenty of good eats. How about getting one last run in before the holidays? Check out the one mile family run/walk: Turkey Trot at Portage . Pre-registration is open at the Read More...
KATHY'S HOME & GARDEN TIPS - GET THINKING ABOUT THANKSGIVING
Thanksgiving is still almost three weeks away but it's a good idea to get started now. If you are going to cook a fresh turkey why not order early? Make your guest list to determine how big a turkey to purchase. Plan on 2 pounds per adult and 1 per Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - DONATE YOUR TIME, IMAGES AND VIDEO TO MAKE-A-WISH
If you are going to be in San Francisco on November 15th, it's your chance to give back to Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area . Join Batkid (Miles) as he lives the life of a superhero for one day. First up, Miles will get training from adult Batman so that Read More...
THIS WEEKEND IN CHICAGO - TRANSITIONING IN CHICAGO!
Now that Halloween is behind us for another year, it’s transitioning time here in Chicago as we prepare for the arrival of cold weather again and all the frenzy of the Holidays. So here’s what Chicago’s “lull in the action”, Read More...