myBAB Weekend Picks ~ January 6-8

2017 is officially here, which means we switch gears from the busy holiday season to working on our New Year Resolutions to dreaming of spring break trips. Until then, it’s time to bundle up and check out our picks for the weekend here in Chicagoland.

Kids Activity – First Friday Fun at Hippo Campus

Friday, Jan. 6, 12-7 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate 2017 with a variety of Balloon Activities. We’ll have balloon-based games, science experiments and crafts. We’ll even have balloon animals and show the kids how to make music instruments with balloons. $10 per child.

Family Fun – Arboretum on Ice

Through Monday, Jan 16
Lace up your skates & perfect your figure 8’s, the Arboretum on Ice skating season is here!

Date Night – First Friday at Crystal Lake Brewing

Friday, Jan. 6, 6-8 p.m.
Enjoy a local brew and hang out with Food Shed on First Fridays at Crystal Lake Brewing! Representatives of Food Shed Co-op will be available to answer your questions. Friday in the tap room, CLB will also celebrate Three Kings Day with 3 kings of our own! Of course, We’ll have the usual (and delicious) Slalom King, and it will be joined by Maharajah (Slalom King aged in bourbon barrels) and Slalom King served on nitrogen. 

Parent’s Night Out – Pump It Up, Crystal Lake

Friday, Jan. 6, 6-9 p.m. 
Time for you to relax, drop the kids off and take the night off! Let us take care of the kids. They will jump, slide, have a ton of fun and we will even feed them! Space is limited, so reserve your spot now!

Bubbles Movie – Sing


Bubbly Movie – Hidden Figures


myBAB Recipe – simple cold weather meals 

Winter screams for comfort food and as working moms, we scream for easy meals – both covered here.

myBAB Drink – 21 boozy drinks to keep you warm

We don’t have to tell you, it’s cold outside and this weekend is going to be brutal. We’ll be making a few of these drinks to keep ourselves warm.

myBAB Deal – Nordstrom 

Thursday was National Return Day and retailers know that once they have you in the store (or on the website) a deal is sure to reel you in.With your NYR to workout more (or at least look like you’ve worked out) Nordstrom has you covered. Up your game with affordable athleisure looks at NORDSTROM. FREE Shipping. FREE Returns. We love this Zella outfit. The leggings are 33% off and the sweatshirt is 40% off. Great prices and pieces!

This post does contain affiliate links, we may receive a small commission for the purchase of some of these items. Thank you for your support!

If you would like to keep in touch with what’s happening in the area, like us on Facebook, follow on Instagram, or subscribe to myBAB by email. Stay warm this weekend!


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