Inside Out: My Interview With Sadness (aka Phyllis Smith) and Bing Bong (aka Richard Kind) #InsideOutBloggers

As I've told you all before, we are huge Inside Out fans. I think it is one of the best Pixar movies out there. I love how it really does touch each and every one of us from big to little. One of my most favorite interviews that we did for this movie has to be with Phyllis Smith and Richard Kind. Honest to God, I could have talked to these two all day long! … [Read more...]

How to lower the cost of car insurance

Every car owner must factor the cost of auto insurance into their monthly budget. Although car insurance is a necessary expense, it does not have to be unaffordable. Here are some resourceful ways to lower the cost of car insurance. Take Advantage of the Available Discounts The vast majority of car insurance companies offer discounted rates to certain … [Read more...]

The Quest of the Mountain West: Eight Staycations and One-Tank Trips from Nevada to Colorado and Beyond

This is a guest post. Most parents know from experience that family vacations can quickly become very expensive. Between airfare, car rentals, lodging and food for the entire family, the cost can often quickly outweigh any wonderful memories you had hoped to make. So, if you live in the Mountain West and are looking for an alternative to a jaunt far from … [Read more...]

Top 10 Tips to Cut Car Insurance Costs in Half

This is a guest post. With the economy in its current slump, many people are struggling to find ways to reduce their monthly bills. One bill that people often try to reduce is car insurance. Since car insurance is required by law, you don't have the option of simply cutting it out of your monthly expenses. Instead, try these 10 tips for cutting your car … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]