Staples Back to School Giveaway!

With Back to School right around the corner, make sure you keep Staples on your list of places to do you back to school shopping. They really have a little bit of everything you may need! From new backpacks to calculators you can roll up to Lego lunchboxes, they definitely have something for everyone! (Seriously, they have a calculator that can roll … [Read more...]

Around the World: Supporting Wisconsin Unions

I came across this picture on TwicPic this morning. Wisconsin's struggles with their Gov. Scott Walker has made more than nation media. It's made worldwide media. The kicker on this story is who is pulling the strings (According to Forbes, it's the Koch Brothers) AND the union has agreed to Scott Walker's concessions. They will pay A LOT more out of the … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Sneaky Uses Books

Does anybody still remember MacGyver?  Do you remember how he could make all those crazy gadgets by using whatever he had on had?  He was always able to escape using the oddest things and get the bad guys.  Well, real life isn't that far off from some of the things he was able to come up with.  The Sneaky Uses Book series brings us all one step closer to … [Read more...]

Math Trick

Here is a math trick so unbelievable that it will stump you. Personally I would like to know who came up with this and why that person is not running the country. I wonder what it means... Try this math trick... 1. Grab a calculator. (you won't be able to do this one in your head) 2. Key in the first three digits of your phone number (NOT the … [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 definitely 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 […]