I am Mommy to two beautiful girls and three crazy dogs, so my house is full of love and lots of hair. My husband Spencer and I love spending time with our littles, but while they’re sleeping I craft and he plays handyman since we are consumed with remodeling our home DIY style. I am a proud Rockfordian since birth, so I am passionate about the people, happenings, and assets of this city. If you want to get on my good side, show me a puppy and give me lots of chocolate and Keith Urban.
Illinois Farming Family to Be Featured in New Super Bowl Ad
As you enjoy Super Bowl LVII next weekend, keep a close eye out for a commercial featuring one Illinois farming family.
One Big Thing You Shouldn’t Do To Your Car When It’s Below Zero
Experts say that starting your car and letting it warm up before driving actually does more harm than good to your engine.
Illinois Woman Finally Earns NIU Degree Over 7 Decades In the Making
90-year-old Joyce DeFauw of Geneseo, Illinois just became an NIU graduate after starting her college journey over 70 years ago.
Famous Illinois Inn Invites You to Come Fulfill Your Movie Dreams This Holiday Season
Cherry Tree Inn Bed & Breakfast in Woodstock, Illinois has hinted they may be featured in another movie, so they are throwing a special holiday party to celebrate!
Take a Walk Through Time in One of Illinois’ Grandest Mansions This Holiday Season
The Barnes Mansion was once the grandest home in Rockford, Illinois, and soon we'll be able to walk through its luxurious, historic, (and sometimes haunted), halls.
Keith Urban Makes One Illinois Boy’s Dreams Come True [WATCH]
A special boy from Illinois got the experience of a lifetime at Keith Urban's show in Peoria last Friday night.
Illinois Family Wins Halloween With Awesome ‘Stranger Things’ Light Show
When it comes to things I love doing most in life, decorating my home for holidays is always high on the list. I have a ridiculous amount of holiday storage totes, and if you don't feel like you're in the North Pole when you step into my home at Christmas I will not be happy...
Has One Illinois Restaurant Taken The Wacky Menu Thing A Little Too Far?
Foodies flock to Frontier in Chicago, Illinois to try its 'whole animal experience' featuring smoked alligator, goat, and more.
Illinois’ $300 Million Utility Bill Assistance Plan Will Help Many Families Keep the Lights On
If you live in Illinois and are struggling to pay your utility bills, LIHEAP may be able to help.
Do Ancient Pyramids Really Lie Beneath One Popular Wisconsin Lake?
Legend says enormous rock pyramids lurk under the water of Wisconsin's Rock Lake, but do you believe they actually exist?
It’s Sunflower Season! Here are 5 Huge Fields You Need to Visit in Illinois This Summer
Here are 5 great places in Illinois to immerse yourself in sunflower beauty this summer.
Go Ghost Hunting at One of Illinois’ Most Haunted Cottages
Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum in Rockford wants you to conduct a paranormal investigation in the most active parts of their haunted grounds.