Urban Gardening For Dummies

I live in Chicago. I have a city yard. However, I want my family to eat well. Up until now, I didn't think that we could have a garden. However, after reading Urban Gardening For Dummies, I can't wait till spring! Urban Gardening For Dummies helps you make the most of limited space through the use of proven small-space gardening techniques that allow … [Read more...]

Shop 4 Furniture

Everyone will have to buy furniture at least once in their lives whether it be for their first apartment or their first house. You can only take so many hand me downs and furniture only lasts for so long. I am a person who like to shop from home. There is nothing worse than taking my kids furniture shopping. It takes twice as long as I'm super stressed … [Read more...]

Heath Ledger Dead

One of my favorite actors was found dead this afternoon in his apartment. According to CNN, it looks like a possible overdose since pills were found in the vicinity. I wish that young Hollywood would realize that they are not invincible. He has a two year old daughter with Michelle Williams. If I hear anything else, I'll let you all know. At this point, … [Read more...]


I love IKEA most of the time. I hate IKEA because I want to spent way to much money there. Most of the items at this store I would classify as contemporary. They sell everything from furniture to silverware to kitchen cabinets. There is something for everyone there. I just bought this bookcase there: I bought 12 baskets to put in there and am going to … [Read more...]

Make the holidays feel warmer with SOL ALPACA

Oh, the weather outside is frightful here in Chicago. It feels like we went from barely fall to the deep depths of winter. Depending on where you live here in Illinois determines the amount of snow you got this last weekend. I got several inches, but further north got up to a foot! If you […]

Help With Asurion

This post was sponsored by Asurion as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. It is hard to believe that I’ll be shopping for Christmas at the end of this week.  (yes, I am one of those crazy black Friday shoppers!).  This is the time of year we buy our loved ones gadgets and […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]