Momprenuer to Know: Ali Clapper of Findings Boutique (and a Giveaway!)

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It’s time to celebrate six years of Findings Boutique! Find out how you can win a $100 gift certificate this wonderful Champaign boutique, now carrying baby sizes.

Make it Local: Champaign-Urbana Valentine’s Day To-Do List


How to celebrate Valentine’s Day traditions by keeping it local in Champaign-Urbana.

Last Minute Teacher Gifts in Champaign Urbana


Once upon a time,  I was a classroom teacher.  In my years in the classroom I got some pretty amazing gifts from students.  Original artwork from a Jr. High student.  A gift basket to a local bakery filled with yummy treats that I then shared with my family. Gift Cards. Champagne.   The list goes […]

2013 Champaign-Urbana Black Friday and Small Business Saturday Guide Sponsored by Champaign Surplus

Champaign Surplus Black Friday Shop Local

We’ve gathered as many Champaign-Urbana area deals and steals as we could find for 2013 Black Friday and Shop Local Saturday.

Art Mart Toys’ Parents Shopping Night: Wednesday, Dec. 4


Art Mart Toys is hosting a Parent Shopping Night. December 4th from 6 until 8 p.m. you can shop without your kiddos and get some of the best toys for 2013.