Hot Panini Press – Awesome Kitchen Item

I love my food hot and my drinks cold! You all know that the last place you will find me is cooking on the stove, but when my husband brought me home a cold turkey and swiss wrap from Arby’s, I decided to bust out the Hot Panini Press we got almost seven years ago for our wedding. I registered at Crate And Barrel and someone had told me to try one of these. Nothing is more boring than a {Read More}

Urban Farmer Cleveland Steakhouse #UrbanFarmerCle

Best steakhouse in Cleveland! I know, you are probably thinking that is a very bold statement. However, we are sold! RED used to be our favorite until we went to Urban Farmer, which is located adjacent to the brand new Westin Downtown Cleveland hotel. With pride in craftsmanship, respect for Midwest food traditions and local, organic sourcing, Urban Farmer redefines the modern Cleveland steakhouse. Our chefs build personal relationships with local farms, ranches and fisheries, bringing a taste of their {Read More}

Chefs Unbridled Dinner Tasting Benefit

This year’s annual fundraiser, Chefs Unbridled, is not to be missed. Guests will enjoy an evening at the Hunt Club with some of Cleveland’s most talented chefs led by Scott Kuhn and Chris Hodgson. What: Chefs Unbridled Eight of Cleveland’s top chefs will prepare a unique tasting dinner under a beautifully decorated tent backdropped with the sounds of the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. Three on-site food trucks will be serving microbrews, cupcakes, and more, including the addition of the Hodge Podge {Read More}

Fall Fashion 2014 Trends: Must Haves!

Fall Fashion Trend Must Haves 2014! by courtneydolinar featuring Burberry Fall is right around the corner! The past few days in Cleveland already feel like Fall weather. I have been starring at my closet the past few days trying to figure out what I can get rid of and what is a must have for Fall! I always want to be on trend but don’t want to break the bank. Here are some must have trends for Fall. Get some {Read More}

Wonderful Westin Cleveland #WestinCle

My husband and I had the opportunity to stay at the Wonderful Westin Cleveland Downtown, which is the most upscale, beautiful hotel in downtown Cleveland. Not to mention the friendly and accommodating staff that only added to the amazing experience we had here. We have stayed at pretty much every hotel downtown over the last several years, but this hotel is by far the most gorgeous and sophisticated hotel in Cleveland. This newly renovated hotel has something for everyone and {Read More}

Join Macy’s & Radio Disney for a Back-To-School Event at Great Lakes Mall in Mentor! #MacysBTS

I am excited to attend Macy’s Back to School event at Great Lakes Mall in Mentor. The perfect outfit makes a great impression on the first day (and all semester long). This is a great event to learn about what’s on trend for back to school! Join Macy’s for an afternoon of Back-to-School fashion and fun! See what’s trending for boys and girls from graphic tees to denim to skater-inspired dresses. Hang with us and Radio Disney for crafts, face {Read More}

Help My Kids Just Ate an Ice Pack!

My boys are 6 and almost 5, I thought I was past them eating strange things! Yesterday, the boys were playing outside with a neighbor girl. I would like to preface this story by saying I left for about an hour to go get school supplies at Target. My husband was home with the kids. Ok, back to the story….We had some icey pops in the refridgerator in the garage. The boys go in there from time to time and {Read More}

Can You Wash a Backpack?

The short answer…Yes! For the most part a good quality backpack such as Pottery Barn, Eddie Bauer, Lands End, can be washed. All you have to do is secure any buttons or snaps and place the backpack in a garmet bag or pillow case. Secure the garmet back or tie the pillow case ends. Then throw it in the wash on delicate. The backpack comes out like new! I did this last night and it worked great. Looks like the {Read More}

This Friday Night – 8/15 – Free Outdoor Concert in Broadview Heights

We had a great time at the last free outdoor concert at the Broadview Heights pavilion. It is fun for all ages with the playground for the kids, food options and adult beverages. Friday, August 15 – 8PM WIXY 1260s Band (Oldies, but Goodies) Information: 440-526-4357 Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair! For more info, visit:

Charitable Concerts: Where Does Your Money Go?

“Music is a universal pleasure that cuts across cultures and backgrounds,” says H. Art Taylor, president of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. “Music is a unifying experience – it’s a natural choice for charities to turn to benefit concerts as a means to raise funds.” Music – it’s powerful and spans across ages, demographics and can bring people together. Music has changed the face of charitable giving over the last 40 years – specifically with the invention by George Harrison {Read More}