We just got a letter from Madison's preschool.  It was a permission slip to see a play on December 6th.  After they return from the play, they will be putting a concert on for us parents.  I am so excited.  This will be her first concert.  I hope she behaves herself.  Any advice from those of you who have been through this before?  I have got a month, but I … [Read more...]


I don't know where I got this from. However, it is very good, and I want to pass it on: I Resolve: That I will grieve as much and for as long as I feel like grieving, and that I will not let others put a timetable on my grief. That I will grieve in whatever way I feel like grieving, and I will ignore those who try to tell me what I should or should … [Read more...]

Stop Cyber Bullying

You thought bullying only happened in school, right? Well, welcome to the internet world where jerks hide behind proxies and anonymous comments to prey upon women. Yes, this is really happening. I am not writing this to scare anyone. I think the majority of people on the internet mind their own business. It is the minority of people out there that are … [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 […]