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New life goals after turning 40
July 24, 2013
On the cusp of her fortieth birthday, Marianne has a shorter list for what she wants out of life.
Are Lake Michigan beaches safe?
July 17, 2013
Last week's beach sinkhole on an Indiana beach sent Marianne Walsh into a "No Beach" tizzy -- until her husband took matters into his own hands.
Saying goodbye to a good preschool
July 16, 2013
Her son has finished preschool, but Marianne will miss the comfort of the community she was once worried about fitting in to.
Chicago boy gets the perfect pet (not really)
July 10, 2013
What little boy doesn't want a pet of his own? When Marianne Walsh said 'No Way," her youngest took matters into his own hands.
Chicago storms: When a tree falls and everyone hears it
July 3, 2013
Last week's storms gave Marianne Walsh another thing to add to her phobia list.
When Chicago minivan moms meet celebrity
June 26, 2013
The bad guy from "Ghost" simply didn't know what hit him during a rare mom's night out on the South Side. And yes, there were several bottles of wine involved.
BlogHer comes to Chicago
June 19, 2013
When BlogHer takes over Chicago next month, Marianne Walsh will be there, hoping to see Donny Osmond while scoring free Tic Tacs and partying with new mommy blogger pals. Watch out, Chicago!
The real value of duct tape
June 12, 2013
Marianne Walsh knows what she brings to the table and handling complicated school projects is simply not it.
Graduation season a time to celebrate
June 5, 2013
Yes, this is a time to celebrate unless you are Marianne Walsh and are suffering from Graduation PTSD.
Diary of a summer break(down)
June 3, 2013
School is out for many, winding down for others. Throughout Chicagoland moms and dads are busy making plans to keep the kids active and entertained -- while not losing their minds in the process.