Sunday Contest Roundup

This is the first roundup for this blog, but I have some great contests for you to check out! Lisa Cooking is giving away some free pizza from Pizza Hut. Lisa Reviews is giving away 5 pet cameras! My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings is giving away a $50 Tiny Prints gift certificate. Lisa Reviews is also giving away a $25 Paper Shouts gift … [Read more...]

The Demo Starts Now

Well, not quite now. I am calling to see how much it is to rent a dumpster, so we can start demoing the room in the basement. However, I don't know how long we need it for or how big of one we need, so I sound like a moron when I am talking to these people. I know Bill would rather be playing golf than messing around with the basement, but that room needs … [Read more...]

Why lie?

We went to Oak Lawn Home Show several weeks ago. I found it extremely interesting. We met with several builders who were suppose to call us back. Amazingly, most did not. Why bother going to the show if you aren't going to contact your leads? Secondly, I asked each person, before I gave them our information, if their company did additions. Now, I am … [Read more...]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]

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 […]