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Revitalizing Thrift Store and Flea Market Furniture!

January 2, 2018

Thanks to Pinterest, crafty types who take the art of working with their hands seriously, pin not only inspiration and ideas on the site, but also how-to instructions for creating a revitalized furniture masterpiece of your own.

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Great Last Minute Holiday Gifts!

December 20, 2017

Whether it’s for that Hanukkah gathering, the Christmas party hostess you want to thank, or someone else on your gift list, these personal last-minute presents are things they’ll actually want to use/keep/cherish! From quick to instant delivery, we curated both the affordable variety and a few that might require a payment-plan!

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This Weekend Near Southshore

November 2, 2017

This weekend, dance workshops, famous authors, superhero training and craft shows are all the rage in and around Aurora near the master-planned community of Southshore. And if Halloween sneaked past you, there’s a haunted pub tour to distract you from another week of work, plus an auction for radio-controlled airplane enthusiasts!

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Detox Your Home!

October 31, 2017

Detox your home?! If you’re a healthy germaphobe, regularly wash your hands and avoid living with and consuming cancer-causers, no doubt you already know a lot about how to detox your home. On the other hand, with 500-1,000 chemicals in the average house that we can’t see, smell or taste, it’s the time to learn …

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A Costumes and Candy Weekend!

October 26, 2017

It’s the weekend before Halloween, which means the ghosts and goblins will be out in force and the streets filled with jack-o-lanterns, costumes and candy! With no shortage of Halloween events and activities in and around Aurora, you should have no trouble finding a party, a masquerade ball and plenty of fun, frivolous and spooky …

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Dylan Songs, Zombie Throngs…and Reptilians

October 19, 2017

Songs by the one and only Bob Dylan are on tap this weekend – a rare opportunity to see this living legend still at the top of his performance game! And, in addition to the classic songs,  there are zombies, and reptiles and comedians, (oh my!) because whatever you’re in the mood to do, it’s …

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Scare or Be Scared This Weekend!

October 12, 2017

Do you scare easily? Or eagerly? Either way, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to be scared this weekend at haunted houses, frightening zoos, a zombie lock-in (with zombies?!) and a scary-story open mic night. Scare up your courage, charge your cell phone and dare to be frightened! Thursday-Saturday, October 12-14 NATASHA LEGGERO LIVE! Natasha Leggero …

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Night Time in Aurora

September 28, 2017

Night is the time for play! You’ll find plenty to do during the day near the lakeside community of Southshore, but at night, the entertainment options absolutely multiply! Imbibers will welcome the Oktoberfest beer and wine-tasting events, while teetotalers can get scared (a few options for that!), get scrapbooking, or get inspired at learning and …

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A Fall Feast for Everyone

September 19, 2017

Nearly every calendar you see notes the Jewish holiday feast of Rosh Hashanah, so we decided to satisfy our curiosity about these traditional fall menus! Check ‘em out!

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Live Entertainment for All!

September 14, 2017

Live entertainment dominates this weekend, with comedians, art festivals and flea markets, zoo animals and craft classes, plus bead shows and bridal expos. Enjoy, entertain and feed yourselves, because the opportunities abound in and around the master-planned community of Southshore!

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