Team Umizoomi Preschool Math Kit Giveaway!

This giveaway is now over. The winner is Steph. Congrats! With summer half over already, I like to keep the brain drain from happening (even with Will even though he's only in preschool).  That is why I was happy to try out the Team UmiZoomi Preschool Math Kit!  These are offered exclusively at Toy R Us stores this month (and at Nockelodean's site online) … [Read more...]

$25 TJ Maxx Giveaway

This contest is now closed.  Thank you for all the awesome comments; I truly enjoyed reading them all.  The winner is Clarice.  Congrats! Since everyone has been so welcome with all the changes I've got going on here, I'd like to give away something that shows my thanks.  I have a $25 TJ Maxx gift card that I'd like to give to one of my lucky readers.  … [Read more...]

Postie Carnival

This month the Postie Carnival is at Skeet's Stuff, and the topic this month is Easter and spring stories. I entered in my Easter Bonnet recipe. Haven't heard of the postie carnival before? Well, it is quite easy to participate in. The rules are simple: 1. Be an active Izea postie. 2. Email us at [email protected] the link to your blog as well … [Read more...]

Postie Carnival

I apologize that I haven't had a chance to read the submissions yet. I am in Miami working, and I don't have the free time I thought I would. Plus, the wifi isn't working. That being said, here you go: The best posts of the last year -- Skeet presents Secret cove posted at skeet's stuff. Lori presents Blogging Tools that Build a Better Blog posted … [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 […]

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 […]