Author Archives: Ed Novick

About Ed Novick

Ed was born in Chicago, IL, USA with good health to two terrific parents, and raised in a family of faith in God and Jesus Christ in the south suburb of Midlothian, IL. He has a younger brother who is a great guy and was always a good friend (he is now a Roman Catholic priest). He attended private schools and was active in his community. He went to college at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL and graduated with an MBA. He has good friends and a loving extended family. He is married and has three children and lives in Midlothian, IL. Ed works in the Property & Casualty Insurance industry and currently markets business and personal Property & Casualty insurance. He's currently proudly serving as President of the Lewis University National Alumni Association. He doesn't take his blessings lightly and vigilantly does the best he can with the gifts and talents the good Lord blessed him with. Ed's interests include: Property & Casualty Insurance; Leadership: Web Development; Communications; Graphic Design; Personal Development; Networking; Mentoring; Coaching; Sports; Physical Fitness; Touch Football; Over-30 Baseball; Weightlifting; Fantasy Football; Lewis University National Alumni Association; Poetry; Music. For more info: LinkedIn: Blog:

Leslie’s Lovin’ Oven

It’s been a very long time since our last post, apologies for that, but we are excited to share that today we announced the premiere of somethin’ nice : Leslie’s Lovin’ Oven – a cooking show starring Leslie as the … Continue reading

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Bliss At The Cherry Tree Inn

We recently had a magical getaway that we are excited to share with you. We wanted to go to Lake Geneva for the weekend. However we learned that finding lodging there at the last minute was a challenge.   We … Continue reading

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“Senior” Prom

We recently had a wonderful evening when we went to Prom. “Prom?!??”, you say. “Aren’t you a little old to be going to Prom?” When are we ever too old to do something we really want to do? Ed never … Continue reading

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Longing for Love? Be nice!

Here is our unsolicited advice for our single readers longing for love : BE NICE! Yes, it’s just that simple.  Being nice is attractive. There is not enough nice in this world. You never know when you’re going to be … Continue reading

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Homemade Soup

One of our favorite things to eat on a cold winter’s day is a nice hot bowl of homemade soup. It’s easier to make than you think. Here is Leslie’s recipe for you to try at home. In a large … Continue reading

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Game Night

We had a wonderful evening tonight, making some warm memories, and want to share the idea with you.   Often we play a board game at home after dinner. Tonight we made an outing of it, taking our games to … Continue reading

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The Santa Express

One Sunday evening a couple summers ago, we were out for a walk in our neighborhood. It was garbage night and some people had already put their garbage to the curb for pick up the next morning. We passed one … Continue reading

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Edconomics Lesson #2 : Have More With Les

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Pillow Talk

(5:30am this morning) Me: “But I don’t wanna go back to that place (ie. work).” Leslie: “Yeah. Let’s run away.” Ed: “Where would we go?” Leslie: “The North Pole.” Ed: “What would we do?” Leslie: “Make toys…sing Christmas carols… bake … Continue reading

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Edconomics Lesson #1 : Les Is More

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