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Christmas

Visiting Santa at Bass Pro Shops

November 23, 2019 Jessica 0
Two years ago, I discovered that we could visit Santa at Bass Pro Shops (at Gurnee Mills Shopping Center), and it changed my life. Not only is their Santa’s wonderland set up great for photos […]
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Little Reviews

Little Reviews: Phlat Balls

August 8, 2019 Melissa Haak 0
Sometimes you see a toy and you think, what? huh? how? Who came up with that, does it work, will the kids like it? These are the questions that my husband and I tossed back […]
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Indoor Sports

Little Reviews: The Skate Room

July 6, 2018 Melissa Haak 0
We are an active family — we like to get out and move. Active should not be confused with athletic, though, as roughly only fifty percent of my family considers themselves to be athletic. So […]
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Little Reviews: Epic! Books App

September 14, 2017 Jessica Gebbink 0
This story contains affiliate links In our family, we spend a lot of time in the car. Whether it’s being shuttled to and from dance lessons, our monthly 3 hour journey to Grandma’s house, or […]
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Outdoor Pools and Waterparks

Little Reviews: Antioch Aqua Center

June 21, 2017 Melissa Haak 0
Even with the wonderful Chain O’Lakes in our backyard, going to the pool can be a great way to spend part or all of your day during summer. There’s no sand to clean up, plenty […]