5 Rules to Follow if you Wear Contacts

Did you know that nearly 41 million adults in the U.S. (more than one in ten people) and 125 million people worldwide wear contact lenses? In my house, we all have the need for glasses. I got mine in 7th grade and Bill got his as an adult. My kids have been wearing glasses since they have been 3 years old. When Madison was 10, she asked for contacts, and we … [Read more...]


What is Asperger's Syndrome? One disorder that is gaining recognition in mental health is the increase in diagnosis of people with Asperger’s Syndrome. Asperger’s, a type of pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), is included on the autism spectrum, is often not diagnosed until a child is between the ages of 6 and 11, although there have been instances … [Read more...]

Join me at the #SpookyCelebration Twitter Party! #shop #cbias

Join me at the #SpookyCelebration Twitter Party! I always look forward to creating fun, spooky treats with Halloween candy each year. Baking for the holiday allows for unbridled creativity when preparing treats that will delight guests, both in appearance as well as in taste! How much fun to would it be to serve spooky concoctions, such as Hawaiian Punch … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]