The Basement Remodel: We are Done!

I can't believe I forgot to post the pictures of the basement.  Well, yes I can.  Between getting ready for Will's birthday party and my aunt's death, I was a rough week or so there. The difference between what the basement looked like before and what it looks like now is like the difference before and after acne treatments to your face  Its the different.  … [Read more...]

Will’s Birthday

I just realized I left Bill in charge of the camera for Will's birthday, and he really didn't take any pictures. However, his birthday was a great party. Like all parties we have, it rain. We even had the tornado sirens go off! Will got a lot of really cool new toys and clothes to wear. It looks like everyone found the best buys out there.  We got … [Read more...]

Too many things, not enough time

I'm trying to get the house ready for the birthday party this weekend.  First, I really don't feel like cleaning, so this makes it pretty difficult to get anything done.  LOL.  Bill had to work late last night.  He won't be home till 8 or 9 tonight too.  Thursday, he doesn't know when he's coming home either.  As you can see, it is left too me.  However, … [Read more...]

The Basement Remodel: Not going to be done today

Yes, I repeat:  The basement is not going to be done today.  Yes, I am freaking out.  I am having a 1 year old birthday party in about a week with a ton of people, and there is no way it is going to be done.  None.  Needless to say, not happy here.  Several things happened that were not planned that are causing this to happen.  First, we ended up having to … [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 […]