Contest Winners “Why My Mom Rocks”

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  We held a “Why My Mom Rocks” Mother’s Day Contest here at NWSuburbsChicago.com, where anyone has a chance to WIN fabulous prizes by submitting a story about why their mom rocks.  These ladies shared with us some fascinating stories about their moms.  We sure do have a lot of awesome moms out there. Thanks […]

Where in My Town Wauconda 05/08/2013

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Here’s what we have this week.  We have quite a few health buffs so we had some great guesses.  This is called a T- Grip bar, which I use to tone up my arms.  And where is this you ask?  Scroll down to find the answer…     You can find this at Vitality Inc., Health […]

Summer Break Art Camp at DreamScapes

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DreamScapes Whimsical Boutique & Studio in Wauconda is gearing up for their annual Summer Break Art Camp.  Mark your calendars for June 10 – August 2.  This class fills up fast and limited to 10 kids per class. so please call soon to reserve your spot. Check out the details below, hot off the press […]

Mother’s Day Contest, “Why My Mom Rocks”

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Mother’s Day is this coming Sunday, May 12th and we want to celebrate here in NWSuburbsChicago.com by hosting a contest to celebrate the special MOMS in our lives. Entering is simple. And anyone can enter!   “Mother’s Day Contest” Rules: All you have to do is fill out the form below and tell us, “Why My Mom […]

Where in My Town Wauconda 04/24/2013

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This week’s Where in My Town Wauconda is a bit tough.  I didn’t think it would be, but I had My Town Wauconda fans stomped!  Here is the picture again of what people needed to guess….     The answer is:   Aspire Boutique.  It’s part of the lampshade that you can find for sale […]

Chicken with Feta, Tomatoes and Couscous

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Are you looking to lose weight?  Are you looking for an easy meal plan to help you with portion control yet, super easy, super delicious, and approved by both adults and children alike? Below is a recipe for Greek-inspired, Chicken with Feta, Tomatoes and Couscous, and get this….only 400 calories per serving.  I will be […]

Where in My Town Wauconda 04/17/2013

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We like to play “Where in My Town Wauconda” where we take a photo of an object that was spotted around Wauconda.  Then people can guess what it is and where it can be seen.  Here’s one that was spotted while we’re out and about one of our favorite hang-outs.  Can anyone guess where in […]

Snap Food! To Take Photos of Your Food or Not?

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I read a very interesting article in the latest issue of Food Network magazine about restaurant chefs going to great lengths of prohibiting their customers from taking photos of their meal.  Reason being is that, the quality of photos taken do not give their food justice and may actually deter people from ordering or worse, not […]

Things to Do in Wauconda Week of 04/15/2013

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Now that it’s getting warmer, well supposedly anyway, we have more “Spring like” activities here in Wauconda.  Make a note of these things to do in Wauconda this coming week. Spring Fever Coloring Contest going on at JJ Twigs Pizza & Pub – Wauconda, all week, all day starting at 11am.  Dine-in with the kids […]