Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest

MDA poster

 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 ...continue reading

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 ...continue reading

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, 2006Mike 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 ...continue reading

California Flowers

I have a husband who never ever sends flowers, so when I get some, I love it!  He's also one who you have to hit over the head if you want something, because he does not take hints very well.  I basically have to straight out tell him if I want something if I am to get it for my birthday or Christmas. (Though according to a recent survey conducted by the ...continue reading