Aug 26 2019

HOW TO : Decorating Your Front Porch for Fall!

This weather guys, I mean, come on! AH-MAZING! It has been so beautiful here in Chicago, the brisk air, the swift breeze, the sweater weather nights… fall is quickly arriving, and I am so here for it. If only it would stay like this, right? But while we have this awesome weather, let’s take advantage of it, and get going with our front porch fall decor! It’s the time where things get cozier, the nights get earlier, the air gets...

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Aug 09 2019

Labor Day Celebration Ideas

Guys, I say it with hesitation, but Labor Day is right around the corner. I know, eek. But you guys rock, and you totally earned this day! It’s all about celebrating all your hard work, so on September 2, 2019, to be exact, we’re going to do just that. For many, Labor Day signifies that summer is coming to end, our going to sleep whenever we want, and our kiddos no school attitudes are going to be turning into routines,...

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Jun 24 2019

Fourth Of July Party Ideas

Happy summer everybody! It’s smooth sailing from here guys! Long summer days, and cozy summer nights…Don’t you just love it?! Summer BBQ’s are in full swing, the kiddos are home, and it’s time for the ultimate summer celebration … The Fourth of July! Let’s dive into summer with an awesome, relaxed, and fun Fourth of July party..  and while we’re at it, let’s leave those stressful days behind (well at least for the party that is). We’ve got you covered with...

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Nov 19 2018

Santa photos coming to MegMade!

No long holiday lines, no generic Santa scene, just picture-perfect holiday portraits, and a festive experience your kids will never forget. (Get ready for lots of ‘likes’ on your Instagram feed- these will be anything but #basic!) My friend, Jenny Grimm, a published family photographer in Chicago, is going to be taking them! And part of the proceeds will be going toward charity, which makes me so happy! So, this is what you get for $95: For every portrait session booked, a...

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Sep 25 2017

7 Fall Traditions in Chicago

Fall is my favorite season!  I LOVE fall clothes, weather, colors and just about anything else associated with Fall!  Chicago has unlimited things to do in all seasons but here are a couple of the fall events/destinations that are a must. Although none of these are in particular order I would definitely rate Bengstons as number 1.  This place has it ALL!  You don’t even have to have kids to go here although having kids makes it more fun.  They have...

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Dec 08 2016

Christmas Gifts: What We are Giving this Year

We have been talking about what we are giving for Christmas this year and thought we would share some of our top choices! These are gifts that either we are giving someone on our list, or would like to receive! That's all there is to it. I hope it gives you some new ideas! Gift-giving can cause anxiety, but don't let it be stressful. Gifts can be a wonderful way of showing love to those around you, and it doesn't...

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Nov 23 2016

December 1st: Holiday Party at MegMade!

On Thursday, December 1st, we are returning with our second annual MegMade Holiday Party: Deck Your Halls! Last year we had an absolute blast. We had a vintage photo booth, food and drinks, and of course, lots of holiday decorations and cheer! It's a wonderful time of year, and we want to be a part of your celebrations by offering up discounts between 10% and 75% off on all our pieces. This is our biggest sale of the year and we hope you...

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