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16th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair

Guess what time of the year it is?… It’s the 16th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair! This weekend, Saturday, November 17th 10am-6pm and Sunday, November 18th 10am-5pm, come join vendors and exhiborters in previewing this years hottest new and trending toy and games. You might seen some of our past coverage of this fun… Continue reading 16th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair

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$100 challenge: Chicago Premium Outlets: A Simon Center

Happy Mother’s Day! We hope it was a fun filled and exciting day for our mother followers. We sure had a fun and exciting weekend! One of the fun things were got to do was to visit the Chicago Premium Outlets in Aurora on Saturday. They gave me (mom) a special mission of finding items under… Continue reading $100 challenge: Chicago Premium Outlets: A Simon Center

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#ChiTAGFair – Chicago Toy & Game Fair

Last year, the Raising Bridges crew was able to spend the day at the Chicago Toy and Game Fair at Navy Pier in Chicago. We are delighted and excited to announce that we will once again be going there this weekend. If you’re unfamiliar with the Chicago Toy and Game Fair, it is one of the… Continue reading #ChiTAGFair – Chicago Toy & Game Fair

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First Snow of the 2014 Holiday Season at the Raising Bridges Stronghold

That’s right, the first snow of the season is upon us. We love spending time outdoors with the kids and unfortunately when it gets to the point where the temperatures are below freezing it’s very hard to find activities to do outside. There certainly aren’t any shenanigans going on today in the backyard of the… Continue reading First Snow of the 2014 Holiday Season at the Raising Bridges Stronghold