Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by Michael Brigadier Gen. James H. Howard 81 years old from Bay Pines, Florida 356th Fighter Squadron, 354th Fighter Group April 13, 1913 - March 18, 1995 General, then Colonel, James Howard, was the only fighter pilot to be awarded the Medal Of Honor in the European theater of WWII. From his citation: For conspicuous … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by Michael Col. Roger Donlon 79 years old from Saugerties, New York 7th Special Forces Group For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while defending a U.S. military installation against a fierce attack by hostile forces. Capt. Donlon was serving as the commanding … [Read more...]

Raise The Titanic

Raise The Titanic  is based on Clive Cussler's best-selling novel Raise the Titanic.  It is the story of the most famous passenger liner and the treasures that may lie with its remains!   Now, this movie (and the book it is based off of) is fiction. We follow the exploits of American Special Agent Dirk Pitt as he sets out to recover critical material from … [Read more...]

Why Women Should Vote

I actually got this in an email. However, it is so very true. I have not missed an election since I was 18. I always figured that I couldn't complain if I didn't take part in the very process that picks our leaders.  Here is a few things that the history books didn't teach us -- This is the story of our Grandmothers and Great-grandmothers; they lived … [Read more...]

Data Done Right With Virgin Mobile!

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Virgin Mobile USA which is one of Sprint’s prepaid brands. I received two Virgin Mobile smartphones to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Nowdays, everyone has a cell phone, and there are so many […]

Sprint Chicago Regional Event #MoveForward #SprintMom

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I recently got to take part in a pretty awesome Sprint event. As a long time (like 10 year!) Sprint customer, I love the […]

10 Things You May Not Know About The Blue Man Group

Bill and I recently attended a Blue Man Group show here in Chicago.  It was one of the few times in my life that I wish we would have brought the kids, because they would have loved the show!  I didn’t know what to expect, and The Blue Men did not disappoint.  I have not […]

Adding Milk To Your Day & A Giveaway Too!

How do you incorporate milk into your busy lifestyle?  As you all know, milk is a great source of protein especially in growing bodies! An 8-ounce glass of milk has 8 grams of high-quality protein.  If you are using non-dairy milk, it may not be giving your kids as much protein as you think.  An […]