There are five stages of infertility and PCOS grief. I'm currently in stage four. Check out my personal update - it's been awhile and I have a lot to say.

The Five Stages of Infertility and PCOS Grief

Ok, so there may not be exactly five stages of infertility and PCOS grief for everyone – and I’m still in the middle of processing my latest news – but I thought it was time for an update. And if I’m being honest, I know I’m beyond when I should have updated. But since my last post things have kind of taken a nosedive. Here are my stages so far and where I hope to head. I believe I’m in stage 4…

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Each summer there are over 100 free movies in the parks of Chicago. Find a movie in the schedule, pack some food, and read my tips to enjoy the night.

Chicago Free Summer Movies – Schedule & Tips

Each summer there are over 100 free movies played in the parks throughout the city of Chicago. The movies are free to attend – with the schedule below. I’ve recently attended the first free movie of the summer and noticed a few tips and tricks to be able get the most out of each viewing. Pick one of the many summer movies, pack some food, and check out my tips before you head out.

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Happy Friday! This week's favorites are filled with tons of art, videos, shoes, and summer nails. Welcome to week 44!

Friday Favorites Week 44

The last Friday of the month! What?! Anyway, happy Friday! This week has been crazy hectic (but in a good way). I kind of need to zone out and have an easy Friday this week and if you’re in the same boat, then this week’s favorites are extra fitting. This post is full of mesmerizing, relaxing videos with a few other favorites mixed in. So let’s get right to the favorites.

If you’re new to My Urban Family, welcome! Each Friday I round up my favorites from the past week – videos, photos, stories, products – anything really as well as updates from my life. Let’s dive in!

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My husband and I have been celebrating birthdays together for 13 years now. See how our celebrations have changed over the years - and some silly ways we used to celebrate.

13 Years of Birthday Celebrations

A big happy birthday to my husband, who today turns 28! We have been celebrating birthdays together since our 16th birthdays. Some ways we celebrate haven’t changed one bit, but others make 16 feel like a lifetime ago. I thought it would be fun to share how we’ve celebrated his birthday over the past 13 birthdays (and fun to see if I can remember it all).

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Happy Friday! This week's favorites are filled with photography, videos, science, faith in humanity, and father's day. Welcome to week 43!

Friday Favorites Week 43

Happy Friday! This has been a mentally tiring week so I am looking forward to a fun filled weekend.  I hope you have fun plans as well! (These intros are getting shorter and shorter, but you’re really here to see the favorites anyway, right?)

If you’re new to My Urban Family, welcome! Each Friday I round up my favorites from the past week – videos, photos, stories, products – anything really as well as updates from my life. Let’s dive in!

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