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Windy City Mama

Out and about in Chicago, with the kids in tow and an eye for adventure.

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Amy Bizzarri wears many hats: teacher, writer, and most importantly, a mother to two beautiful children, ages 1 and 8 years. She and her family live on the Near North Side of Chicago, and enjoy exploring our city together. Follow her on twitter at: amybizzarri
Amy blogs at tiramisumom.com.

World Nutella Day! Saturday, February 5th


Posted Feb 1, 2011 2:58 PM

I'm happy to share a fun World Nutella Day event, sponsored by Multilingual Chicago!
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Review and Giveaway: Shakespeare for Kids - Macbeth at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater


Posted Jan 31, 2011 3:31 PM

I have a family four pack of tickets to Short Shakespeare! Macbeth to give away to a lucky reader.
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Art on a Cold Winter's Day


Posted Jan 19, 2011 11:23 AM

Here's an artsy cure for a cold winter day, when you've been cooped up indoors for far too long...
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The Gift of Language - Giveaway! for a Free Language Class at Multilingual Chicago!


Posted Jan 7, 2011 12:34 PM

I am so happy to offer your family the opportunity to learn another language! Multilingual Chicago, an amazing language school in our great neighborhood of Logan Square, will offer one lucky reader a month of classes (a value of $95).
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Can't Afford a Tropical Vacay This Year? Head to free(!!!) admission days at the Shedd and visit with our aquatic friends


Posted Jan 5, 2011 1:45 PM

Can't afford that wished for tropical vacay this winter? Watch the colorful fish swirl around the Caribbean Reef or trek to see the anacondas of the Amazon Rising without even setting foot at O'Hare by checking out the Shedd Aquarium during Community Discount Week, from Sunday, Jan. 16 through Friday, Jan. 21
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Fantasea at the Shedd Aquarium


Posted Dec 20, 2010 4:58 PM

Hurry! Head to the Shedd before it's too late and check out Fantasea, a holiday show that showcases our amazing aquatic friends at the Shedd Aquarium.
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Gift Toppers Made of Old Gum Wrappers? and a Stocking Stuffer Giveaway


Posted Dec 17, 2010 10:58 AM

Today I'm happy to share an idea for using gum wrappers - yes, gum wrappers - to decorate your holiday packages (see below). And to help you generate some empty gum wrappers, the kind folks at Wrigley have offered me 5 boxes of Wrigley gum to share with one lucky reader!
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Genetic Imprinting?


Posted Dec 14, 2010 12:07 PM

y husband has often jokes with me that I've "imprinted" the kids.
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My Holiday To-Do List


Posted Nov 30, 2010 3:45 PM

I recently wrote an article for Chicago Parent, 10 Can't-Miss Holiday Experiences. I was limited to a top ten, but here are a few more items on my Holiday To-Do list.
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Splash and Ski: A Winter Escape to Lake Geneva


Posted Nov 30, 2010 12:17 PM

Already planning to escape the winter doldrums this year?
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