Starting My Day With Jamba Juice!

This post brought to you by Jamba Juice. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. Before I attended the First Communion Retreat at Will's school, I headed over to Jamba Juice for a morning pick me up and so I could check out their new Ready to Drink Juice Platform. Did you know that all their juice is … [Read more...]

BlogWorld – Day 1 Evening

I left BlogWorld and hopped onto the monorail to get back to my hotel. Having been to Vegas two times before, I was excited to ride the monorail. It wasn't here my two prior visits. You still end up doing a ton of walking, but it definitely does help to get around. The monorail dropped me off at the Hilton. I then walked to my hotel. Actually, my … [Read more...]


I swear this has been the longest week ever.  I still need to blog about last weekend, and it is already this weekend.  I think I have been jetlagged all week.  My kids have been driving me bananas, and my house looks like a tornado has went through it.  The bad thing is that we have a semibusy weekend planned and are going to Green Bay for Thanksgiving, so I … [Read more...]

Men Are Like . . .

1. Men are like ... Laxatives ... They irritate the crap out of you. 2. Men are like ... Bananas ... The older they get, the less firm they are. 3. Men are like ... Weather ... Nothing can be done to change them. 4. Men are like ... Blenders... You need One, but you're not quite sure why. 5. Men are like ... Chocolate Bars ... Sweet, smooth, & … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definiately be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]