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Top Auto Shows in the United States

March 23, 2018 | Steve T

Top Auto Shows in the United States Are you a car lover? Collector? Do you enjoy seeing lengthy automotive remodels or brand new futuristic designs for automobiles of the 21st century? Every year, there are dozens of top auto shows hosted around the country. Whether you’re planning to buy or just want to enjoy the work of others, here are some of America’s best car shows to put on your schedule:  The Chicago Auto Show Hosted every February, the Chicago Auto Show offers everything from media previews for new cars to charity fundraisers and food drives. Admission...


Fun Easter Ideas and New Traditions

March 15, 2018 | Steve T

Fun Easter Ideas and New Traditions If the kids are starting to outgrow Easter egg hunts or you want to find something less-messy to work on than dying things, there are still plenty of great traditions and holiday activities to enjoy. Maybe you’re planning on hosting a large family gathering or coordinating activities for a school group and hope to do something a bit…outside the box. Here are a few ideas to get you started! Have a Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt What could be more fun (or dangerous?) than hunting for Easter eggs...


Festival Essentials, What to Take to a Festival What Necessities You Need to Bring to Festivals You’ve had the date on your calendar for weeks and it’s time to pack up the car for that festival you’ve been looking forward to. Whether it’s an arts and music fest or a hot air balloon show, there are some things that everyone needs to bring with them! Check out these festival essentials:  A Phone Charger It never fails, when you finally need to get a hold of somebody via call or text, your battery starts to drain down faster than it...


Top Events and Festivals in March

February 22, 2018 | Steve T

Top Events and Festivals in March Here are some of the top organized activities and festivals in march that are sure to be a smash. Whether you’re watching online or packing up for a road trip, here are a few to keep your eye on: Mardi Gras You’ll find the biggest Mardi Gras parties in New Orleans. Depending on the year, it falls in either February OR March (so be sure to check your calendar!) Marked as the beginning of Lent, Mardi Gras is known for big parades and lots of partying on “Fat Wednesday.” https://hellogiggles.com/news/where-new-orleans-mardi-gras/ White...


Random Acts of Kindness Day

February 15, 2018 | Steve T

Random Acts of Kindness Day It’s not too late in the year to work on a resolution to be a better person and build a better community. This February 17th provides you with the perfect opportunity: Random Acts of Kindness Day. While most of us think about random acts of kindness as opening the door for strangers or paying for the coffee of the person behind us in line at the drive-thru, here are simple, free ways you can show kindness to others this February 17th. Pick Up Trash You’re not the only one who...