What healthy choices do you make?

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If you know Bill and I in real life, you will know that we have been on a weight loss challenge. I lost 80 lbs. 2 years ago, and then my thyroid quit working last summer and I put on 35 lbs. I've been working with my doctor to lose that weight and then some. In May, Bill ruptured a disc in his neck. One of the things that his pain doctor told us was that he … [Read more...]

Raging Waves Water Park In Yorkville, IL #WelcomeToSummer

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Being from Wisconsin, I always knew we could drive a couple of hours and stay in a super tourist town if we wanted water park fun. However, I didn't know that Illinois's largest waterpark was right in my backyard! Raging Waves Water Park is right here in Yorkville, IL (which is about an hour drive from my house). There are 45 acres of pure fun! My … [Read more...]

What is your biggest laundry odor challenge?

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What is your biggest laundry odor challenge?  In my house, it is my husband.  The man sweats.  A lot.  And by a lot, I mean the man sweats all the time.  He can take a shower at night and still need to take one in the morning when he gets up or he'll be a greasy mess.  It doesn't take much to make him smell (because you know that … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Gifts That Will Fire Him Up

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Bill loves when I give him a few early Valentine's Day gifts. Once again this holiday season, Grill Daddy does not disappoint. I have to tell you about a few new items that you will both love. Grill Daddy: Heat Shield Spatula & Tongs are professional-grade. ¬†They are also stainless-steel and feature a rotating heat shield, ergonomic comfort-grip … [Read more...]