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…

Schitt’s Creek Drinking Game

We set a goal to make a pop culture drinking game every month, and this month’s game is made from The Tidbit’s all-time favorite show, Schitt’s Creek. Grab your beverage of choice, fire up Netflix, and take a sip every time… Alexis says “Ew” Moira changes wigs David says, “Oh my God!” Bob does his…

Cleaning House & Painting a Chalkboard Wall

I recently moved into a townhouse and have been adjusting to cleaning a much bigger space. Pinterest has been my savior for cleaning hacks and recipes for non-chemical mixtures for cleaning. While vinegar and baking soda do wonders for certain things, there’s a lot of ground to cover. Luckily I discovered Good Green Cleaner, which…

5 Small Ways to Support Small Businesses

Everyone’s felt at least a twinge of struggle over the last few months. Those who are really feeling this struggle across the board are small business owners. With so much uncertainty and so much closing around them, there’s a great deal of added stress to go on top of what they typically deal with. Buy…

Tidbits of Recommendations: July 25, 2020

This might be a day late, but it’s certainly not a dollar short. Our weekly installation of Tidbits of Recommendations is here and it’s a fun one! But, before we get into it, a quick word: I know it’s summer and it’s so tempting to go out and live life like it’s any summer before…

TheraBox Is A “Treat Yoself Day” Delivered To Your Door

I think it’s safe to say that this year has been tough on everyone. While I’d never suggest that facial scrubs, bath salts, and tea is a long-term cure for stress, I will say those little things can go a long way when looking for “me time” to help curb anxieties and reconnect with yourself….

Tidbits of Recommendations: Remembering Kelly Preston

This past weekend, we lost one of the most underrated actresses in recent history. Kelly Preston – best known for her role in Jerry Maguire – was married to our boy, John Travolta, and fought a quiet and courageous battle with breast cancer. In person, Kelly was as bright and bubbly as she always appeared…

Was Bijou Phillips Fired From “Almost Famous” For Harassment?

After the news of Danny Masterson facing rape charges broke last month, stories citing his wife, actress Bijou Phillips, and her alleged history of harassment on set have come back into the spotlight. Most notable was an account from Daniel Franzese (best known for playing Damien in Mean Girls) who told Out Magazine in 2017 that the actress verbally…

Do you love Candy? Join the Club!

I’m always on the hunt for the perfect gift. It’s such a fun challenge to think outside of the box and find something for someone that they’ll truly enjoy (though, full disclosure, everyone – including myself – is happy with an Amazon gift card). When I find a gift idea that I love, it’s important to…