Fresh: Green Groceries

Suburbanites can now get their fresh summer fruits and veggies on the go at the Arboretum of South Barrington.   The open-air shopping center is introducing a new seasonal produce market, in partnership with Green Grocer Chicago, a Chicago shop featuring organically grown, locally produced food and specialty items. “It’s an easy way for folks […]

Fresh: Save Time with Web Pickup from Walgreens

Really in a hurry? You can order your Walgreens items in advance and simply pick them up, bagged and ready to go.   The Deerfield-based drugstore chain recently debuted its web pickup service in nearly 300 Chicago-area stores. Customers can order anything from groceries to aspirin online and pick items up at a participating store […]

Staying Married for the Money: Can You Still be Happy?

Divorce rates are down, especially among the educated and wealthy. But in some marriages, it’s not love that’s keeping a couple together—it’s money. They hang in there, not because of the stigma of divorce or religious reasons, but because a split is painfully expensive. They don’t want to give up their lifestyle, or they fear […]

Girls and Knee Injuries

Spring is here and outdoor sports are back in full swing. Girls are kicking, running and jumping. As we encourage our girls to pursue their passion for sports, we also need to help them prevent injuries that could wreck a season, or worse. Knee injuries fall into that category for young, female athletes. I spoke […]