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...]

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 […]

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 […]