Amy Bizzarri

Member of the Chicago Parent Blog Network

Amy Bizzarri is a writer, Chicago public school teacher and mom to two kids - a preschooler and a middle schooler. She lives in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. You're most likely to find Amy swimming at North Avenue Beach with her kids, riding her bike around the city, or digging around in her garden. Amy blogs at amywrites312.com .


 

E-mail Amy at amy.bizzarri@gmail.com

Past articles

Chicago travels: Family Dude Ranch adventure

This spring break, journey to a secluded Montana Dude Ranch. Breathe in the fresh air, ride majestic horses and unplug.  Read...

 

Chicago family tries new winter activity: Outdoor paintball

By now, you've heard of tons of ideas to keep the kids busy inside this winter, but Amy and her family found a fun activity that's surprisingly well suited for the chillier temps! Read...

 

Biggest Loser Resort in Itasca helps with 2014 resolutions

A visit to Chicagoland's Biggest Loser Resort leaves Amy Bizzarri sore but so ready to meet her health goals this year. Read...

 

Chicago travels: Ski adventure in Lake Geneva, Wis.

Amy wants her kids to experience as many different sports and activities as possible, so they headed to Lake Geneva for some lessons on the slopes.  Read...

 

Four ways to enjoy winter in Chicago

Winter in Chicago can be downright chilly, but if you dress properly and plan a bit, you can love playing outside -- just like your kids. Read...

 

Chicago travels: Toronto with tweens and teens

Hop a two-hour flight from Chicago to Toronto - Canada's cultural and entertainment hub - for a family travel adventure you won't soon forget.  Read...

 

Chicago hiking adventure: Graue Mill and Fullersburg Woods

If your usual trip to Oak Brook only includes a trip to the mall, why not try something different? Amy can show you the perfect place for a late-fall hike.  Read...

 

New Chicago meal delivery service is a hit with busy moms

Amy loves to cook but hates the time it takes to plan recipes and gather ingredients. Enter Relished, a new food delivery service that brings fresh ingredients to your door.  Read...

 

Chicago family travels: Fun fall getaway in La Porte County, Indiana

Looking for a change of scenery and pace? La Porte County, Indiana, with it's old-fashioned charm, may be just the place for your family.  Read...

 
 





 
 
 
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