Most Common Mistakes Made When Setting Up a Home Office

The joys you get from working from home are unbelievable to say the least. Not only don’t you have to worry about reporting to a boss, you’re also able to be there for your family in a way that most jobs won’t allow you to. However, in order to be successful in working from home, you must have a dedicated space in which you can work from. While you might think that using the laptop while sitting on the couch in front of the television screen … Continue Reading...

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White Sox Family Field Day

Calling all White Sox fans!  As you all may know, we live on the south side of Chicago which is the home to the Chicago White Sox.  We recently got to spend some time in their amazing suites.  Now, I have to tell you about the White Sox Family Field Day.  My kids are dying to go do this, so I knew I had to share with all of you. … Continue Reading...

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Win $25,000 in @BestBuy credit!

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I think all our kids schools need better tech.  I know my kids school has old hand me down computers which is why I was excited to learn that Best Buy Education, a direct-channel division of Best Buy®, makes it easier than … Continue Reading...

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Turn Your Bedroom into a Sleep Sanctuary

Do you ever wake up feeling exhausted, almost as if you hadn’t slept at all? If you feel as though your quality of sleep could be better, consider making some alterations to your bedroom. Here are some ways to turn your bedroom into a sleep sanctuary. 1. Let there be darkness Artificial sources of light can confuse your natural body clock. Even when you’re asleep, your brain … Continue Reading...

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10 Ways To Get Ready For Summer

Can you believe that Summer is right around the corner? We have had some totally crazy weather this spring here in Chicago. However, my kids have less than 30 days of school left and they will be on summer break! It is hard to believe! This is the time of year that we start getting ready for summer. There are a few things that you can do to help usher the new season … Continue Reading...

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Everything You Ever Wanted

I love books. I love to read. But I think many of us have different ways we choose the books we read. Some people like fiction or non fiction. Some people go by the synopsis on the back of the cover. I personally have no particular way of choosing what I read; if it sounds good or the cover grabs my attention, I will read it! Everything You Ever Wanted by Jillian Lauren grabbed … Continue Reading...

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for Weight Watchers® ice cream

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Weight Watchers® Ice Cream for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Life isn't perfect. I think we all know that by now. Heck, Bill and I have made some pretty huge life changing decisions in the last year that has really made our lives different. For those of you who don't read her regularly, he has lost 70 lbs and looks … Continue Reading...