Chicago Parent Blog Network blogger
Erin Skibinski, a native to Chicago's far South Suburbs, has enjoyed creating her online presence with two successful blogs, Home Everyday and ChicagoNow's South of I-80. According to her husband, Erin is addicted to DIY, comedy, cooking, and reading. She currently resides in Frankfort with her handy husband, and three adorable children all born in a span of 33 months (yes, she realizes this is insane).
E-mail Erin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Chicago mom: I said I'd never be THAT mom
November 26, 2013
Would your younger self be completely embarrassed by the mom you are today? Erin embraces being "that mom." But you'll never catch her in mom jeans!
Chicago mom: Learning to count my blessings
November 12, 2013
The time between Halloween and Thanksgiving is a strange tug-o-war time for Erin, simultaneously pulling her back to the past and toward the future. Slowly, she's learning to take a few moments to enjoy what this time of year is really about.
Chicago mom: Snack baskets make eating healthy a no-brainer
October 15, 2013
Erin Skibinski was forced to rethink snack time after her go-to treat - Goldfish crackers - just didn't cut it anymore with her kids.
Chicago mom: Just when I thought I had this parenting thing down
September 23, 2013
Confident in all things parenting, Erin Skibinski makes everything work in her family like a well-oiled machine. Until now, when she's faced with a task that challenges many parents: Filling out all of the school forms.