Posts tagged "Vacation"

Our last morning on the beach

Here are a few photos of our last morning on the beach. We snuck out in our pajamas before it got too hot or crowded.  There was a beautiful glow as we got our feet wet, did some yoga and even found a large crab. As always it has been lovely to get away, but... Read more »

Do vacations improve communication in marriage?

Do vacations improve communication in marriage?
I’m still recovering from jet lag from, in my eyes, the perfect vacation – six days in Paris with my husband.  We slept late, leisurely enjoyed decadent meals, walked, explored and talked. We have not had the opportunity to talk this much in years. On the long plane ride home, we discussed why our communication... Read more »

Keeping Healthy While On Vacation

Keeping Healthy While On Vacation
I’m home from a week in a house on the beach with family.  Vacation is a time to get away and recharge from the pressures of every day life.  I succeeded at less screen time and more family time, and I tried really hard, despite numerous temptations, to continue my healthy eating lifestyle. Exercise I... Read more »

Home From Vacation, Time to Face the Babysitter Search

The past six days have been spent in a warm Southern home filled to the brim with family.  It was a treat to watch my kids get dirty and splash in the water soaking up the freedom.  I appreciated not feeling pressure to accomplish anything besides getting my kids’ to sleep, and that surely was a major challenge. Now that I’m home, I have to... Read more »

How I'm Spending Winter Vacation

How I'm Spending Winter Vacation
Today begins two weeks with nothing to do. On one hand the thought of not rushing, long naps and quiet days sound appealing. My other hand is worried we will be bored and the days will never end. I know my kids will love getting out of the house and experiencing new environments and activies. I must admit I... Read more »
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Meet The Blogger

    Yoga Mom

    Trying to raise children with a sense of calm in a chaotic world.

  • Tags

  • Monthly Archives

  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement:
  • Fresh Chicago News