Yo Tidbit, Where You Been?

Howdy partners! It’s been a minute since my last post. For that, I apologize – BUT, I have a good reason. I recently changed jobs and am now the new Life Editor of The Daily Journal and the new editor of the Journal’s magazine, Lifestyles of Kankakee County. Ever since discovering my passion for writing, it’s been…

The Tidbit Expands To Redbubble; Here’s How To Use It

I first heard about Redbubble in 2017 when my friend was sporting a baseball tee with an obscure Addams Family reference. When I checked out the website myself, I found a world of objects covered in the weird pop culture nonsense that I love (currently wearing my “Written and Directed by Quentin Tarantino” shirt). What…

The Tidbit’s Holiday Gift & Stocking Stuffer Guide

It’s somehow that time of year again, and this will likely be a record-breaking year for online shopping for the holiday season. That’s why I’m trying to get a head start – not only with my personal shopping, but with helping give suggestions as well. I combined the gift guide with the stocking stuffer guide…

How you doin’? It’s time for a ‘Friends’ Drinking Game

As has been the goal the last few months, each month The Tidbit does a pop culture drinking game. This month? Friends! Most people who know me are probably surprised that it took this long to make a Friends game, but instant gratification has never been my thing. Anyway, check out the rules below and…

10 RBG Takeaways from 2 Lawyers Fighting to Redefine Female Retirement

What did the accomplishments of Ruth Bader Ginsburg mean to generations of women in the workforce?  Here, Erica Baird and Karen Wagner, two successful lawyers now retired—and the cofounders of Lustre.net, an online community whose mission is to redefine retirement for modern career women by confronting outdated concepts and defying stereotypes—talk lawyer-to-lawyer as they reflect on 10…

The Tidbit’s 3 Favorite Sleep Products For Fall

Due to chronic illness and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – and a general love of sleep – I am always on the hunt for products that will help me get a better and more restful sleep. Some of these were highlighted earlier this year, and I’ve recently found some amazing products that are key for solid…

6 Unique List Ideas for Planners & Bullet Journals

When considering my hobbies, I kept coming back to the fact that I simply love to make lists. I make lists for anything and everything. It’s the easiest way for my brain to understand everything that I have to – and want to – do. Every morning when I sit down for work, I make…

The Tidbit Launches New YouTube Series

Last month, The Tidbit branched out into video media with the creation of “Tidbits of Getting Your Life Together” on YouTube. The concept of the series is to share tips and tricks on how to save money, organize your life, and just make your day-to-day a little bit simpler! So far, three episodes have released…

What I’ve Learned as a Relatively New Cat Mom

Alright, I’m gonna be honest with you. Up until spring of this year, I had a thing against cats. I didn’t explicitly hate them or refuse to be around them or anything, I just assumed they had an agenda that was not in my favor. Here’s what the real issue was – I didn’t understand…

Premier Indoor Dog Park in the Works for Chicago

Chicago’s Premier Indoor Dog Park offers Incredible Amenities & Seeks Backers through a Crowdfunding Campaign ~ The founders are local dog-lovers who have seen how tough it can be to take pets out for daily exercise in Chicago’s weather and decided to do something about it.  ~ Members will get to enjoy unlimited, 24/7 access…