A Royal Christmas (Disney Princess)

If you have a Disney Princess fan in your home, they will truly enjoy A Royal Christmas. There are 4 Christmas themed stories that star Ariel, Aurora, Cinderella, and Tiena. You get to read (and look at the awesome pictures) of how each princess celebrates Christmas in their own way (which is a great stepping stone into a conversation with our own children ...continue reading

CLR Bathroom and Kitchen Cleaner Review and Giveaway

This giveaway is over. Congrats to Kimberly and Janet F. I will be contacting your shortly!I am quite use to living with hard water.  When I lived in Wisconsin and when we lived in Aurora, we had hard water.  Hard water is tough on a lot of things.  However, one of the places you can really see it is in your bathroom.  You will often find you have what ...continue reading

Build a Bear – Wii Style

Have you ever went to the Build A Bear Workshop?  If so, you will know that it is one of the coolest places around if you have kids.  It is seriously like watching magic happen as you watch your bear being made.  It is awesome that you can personalize it and everything.  However, when we moved from Aurora back to Chicago, I didn't realize that we were going ...continue reading

Grants Appliance

If you live in the Chicagoland area, Grants Appliance is a place you want to stop. They have everything from washers and dryers to stoves to dishwashers to mattress and plasma tvs. I am sure they even have plasma tv mounts there! We first started using Grants when we lived in Aurora. They pretty much beat every price around. If they don't the make and ...continue reading