Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Welcome to my Top Picks for the weekend of June 6 – 8! Have you subscribed to my blog via email yet? If you haven’t, you are likely missing out on special announcements for GIVEAWAYS because they often come and go very quickly. Why? This weekend, you’ll receive complete details on how…
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06.06.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Welcome to my Top Picks for the weekend of May 30 through June 1, 2014. Did I say June? It’s time to celebrate summer in a big way. It’s my goal to keep you busy with fun if you aren’t already committed to graduations, parties and the like. And if you are already planning for Father’s…
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05.30.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Welcome to my Top Picks for the weekend of May 23 through 25, 2014 (with a Monday BONUS!). What’s on my bucket list for this weekend? Plant flowers–barbeque–movie night–pick up Grandma from airport–buy summer essentials–enjoy the retail sales–church–clean and organize–theme park fun and–bargain hunt at neighborhood garage sales. How about you? Whatever is on your…
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05.23.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Welcome to my Top Picks for the weekend of May 16 through 18, 2014. If you are new to my blog, I’m so glad you found me! I hopeMommy By The River becomes a useful tool for your family fun. And with the school year now winding down, I’m finding the events are…
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05.16.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Welcome to my Top Picks for the weekend of May 9 through 11, 2014. If you are a mom, I want to wish you a wonderful Mother’s Day weekend! I hope you get to relax a bit and enjoy your kids. This year, my family will be attending church on Saturday evening…
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05.09.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Happy Weekend! I hope you had a special Easter with your family and enjoyed the beautiful weather that day! As we move forward in our calendar, we are facing the final weekend of April and boy, is it jam- packed with fun activities! One of my favorite annual…
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04.25.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River Hello readers! It has been so much fun meeting many of you at places that I write about each week. But some have told me that you didn’t know I had several giveaways during the month of March. How sad! Did you know that if you subscribe to my blog…
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04.04.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River It’s the weekend! Many of your kids have been on Spring Break from school and many more will start their break this week. Remember to check my Facebook page and/or my blog daily for options to keep your kiddos busy and happy! This weekend is a bit slower than most, but…
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03.28.2014

Guest Blog Post: Top Picks for Families to do in the Area

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River A very happy weekend to all of you moms, dads, grandparents, aunties, nannies, babysitters and (fill in the blanks). Not only is it a ”St. Patrick’s Day” kind of weekend, but Spring really is just around the corner! I think if I keep saying that enough, maybe I’ll start seeing some flowers pop through……
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03.14.2014

Guest Blog Post: Elgin’s U-46 Planetarium Hosts Public Sky Show March 13, 2014

Guest Blog Post: Mommy by the River On Thursday, March 13, 2014–the Elgin School District U-46 Planetarium is hosting a Public Sky Show (i.e., it’s open to the public). Plus, it’s CHEAP! And if they ask who sent you, tell them The Mommy did! Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 Event: Observatory/Planetarium Sky Shows at the Elgin School District U-46 Planetarium Time: There are two…
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03.13.2014