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
Every woman needs time with her girlfriends every once in a while. Whether it be to a sunny island, a snowy mountain or a cabin in the woods, Amy Bizzarri says a girlfriends-only getaway is worth it - to yourself, to your friends, and to your family. So just do it. Read...
Horse and buggies, canoeing and a giant flea market are just a two hours' drive from Chicago. Read...
The potty training process can be stressful - for parents and kids. Amy Bizzarri shares 15 tips for getting through it tear-free . . . and in three days no less! Read...