Why I Hate Car Dealerships

Last week, Bill got a phone call on his work cell phone.  It was from a local Dodge dealer or so we thought (it ended up being from, I guess, Chrysler).  They were supposibly looking for my year of a van (2006) with low miles (which I do - only 48,000).  So Bill signed us up to get the van appraised. We went on Saturday night (and because they screwed us … [Read more...]


We went to the new doctor today for Madison's 3 year old check up. She is 38 1/2 inches tall and 34 lbs. That means she gained 1/2 inch and 3 lbs in the last 6 months. Not bad kid. We are starting her on a multivitamin. They are also putting her on a prescription for her pooping problem. This is something we have been messing around with since she was 7 … [Read more...]

My Day

Went to the doctor yesterday for my 13 week check-up. I lost 7lbs. from my last appt. Anybody who knows me knows I can afford to lose the weight. However, due to some other symptoms I have been having the doctor is concerned. I have been having some really bad dizzy spells. He gave me a prescription for the nausea. I also had to get blood work done this … [Read more...]

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, […]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]