Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by Lt. Col. Jerry Coleman 89 years old from San Diego, California VMSB-341, VMA-323 September 14, 1924 - January 5, 2014 Not only was Jerry Coleman a pro-baseball player, playing for the Yankees from 1949 to 1957, but he was also a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marines. Coleman … [Read more...]

Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest

  Disney is giving amateur baseball pitchers in the nation a chance to compete for a $1 million prize in the Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest. The Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest is being held to celebrate the opening of Disney’s “Million Dollar Arm,” an incredible true story about two young men who went from never throwing a baseball to … [Read more...]

Fall Festival Deals!

Are you ready for some Fall Festival Deals?  It has finally cooled down here in Chicago (thank God, because I am not sure how much longer we could have taken any more 100 degree days!).  Now, we can start hitting up the fall festivals.   Now, I know I like saving a few bucks when I can, so I have put together a great list of Corn Maze Coupons and Fall … [Read more...]

Didn’t see this on the 6’oclock news, did you?? The Mike Monsoor Story

The sailor pictured here is Navy Petty Officer, PO2 (Petty Officer, Second Class) EOD2 (Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Second Class) MIKE MONSOOR. April 5th, 1981 ~ September 29th, 2006 Mike Monsoor, was awarded "The Congressional Medal Of Honor", for giving his life in Iraq, as he jumped on, and covered with his body, a live hand grenade, that was … [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 […]