The Croods: Prehistoric Party

Have you seen The Croods yet? If so (and even if you haven't yet), you have to check out The Croods: Prehistoric Party. The Croods: Prehistoric Party features the Croods family -- Grug, Ugga, Eep, Thunk, Sandy, Gran, and Guy. They continue their adventure through 30 unique and addictive party style mini-games (like punch monkeys, egg football, rock bowling, ...continue reading

Best Buy Holiday Shopping


As many of you know, I am bargain hunter. Yes, I was one of those crazy people who was in line on Thanksgiving trying to get the best deals around (and yes, I saved about $1300 doing so :P). I even made a trip to Best Buy that night (besides what I had ordered online early, because I am a Silver Premiere member and had access to their Black Friday sales ...continue reading

Kitchen Changes

I'd love to remodel my kitchen.  However, Bill won't let do any big money changes until the kids are older (and can't wreck it.  Though I don't know why he doesn't think they can wreck it when they are older!).  Instead, I keep making cosmetic changes like adding an island kitchen cart (or was it a drop leaf kitchen cart), redoing the counters, buying new ...continue reading

Seasonal Changes

When we came back from Green Bay last weekend, we started getting to work getting ready for Will's birthday which is coming up very soon (I've only got 2 weekends left to get a ton of work done!!!!)  We decided that we wanted to pull my curio cabinet out of the basement (though I could really use some Corner Etageres instead -- right now I've got it angled in ...continue reading