The Stress of Parenting: A Facebook Chat with Insight Therapy

Being a parent can often be taxing, if not downright exhausting, physically, and mentally.  From the outside looking in, it is sometimes difficult for people to understand the daily challenges parents face.  Things that used to be simple, like grabbing a quick bite to eat, going to the grocery store, or even daily morning routines can seem insurmountable.  It is not uncommon … [Read more...]

Summer Craft: 13 Rules that Lead to Trippy Tie Dye

By Emily Harrington It’s hard for me to sit down and just “visit.” I like to center social gatherings around some sort of activity. So, when we were having my parents and brother’s family over on a summer Sunday, I wanted to do something fun of which the entire family could take part. I had seen some tie-dye techniques in a magazine and was intrigued. I had never tie dyed … [Read more...]

Readers Recommend: Where to Buy School Uniforms in Champaign-Urbana

Thanks to the University of Illinois College of Business’ Professional MBA program for sponsoring Back to School: Champaign-Urbana Area Back-to-School Registration. The Professional MBA is a MBA program that meets two nights a week (Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.) in Champaign. Information sessions are available on July 15 and Aug. 19 (both at 6 p.m.) at the Business … [Read more...]

What’s New with Divine Consign

Editor's note:  Divine Consign is a sponsor of Have you heard? Divine Consign has new owners! While they are new faces to the Women's Resale Bi-Annual Sale, the new owners are familiar faces to the Champaign-Urbana community. Tracey Clayton and Lisa Cook, owners of Frogs & Fairies Boutique, recently purchased the Illinois Divine Consign Sale, which will … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Brunch in Champaign-Urbana Sponsored by County Market

County Market Celebrates MOM!  Mom: a title just above Queen. Mothers deserve the very best…and that’s what they’ll get at County Market! From flowers, cards and candy, to wine and even a prime rib dinner, everything is on sale this Mother’s Day! County Market is the one-stop-shop for everything mom. Order flowers online and have them delivered! Stumped on what to get mom … [Read more...]