Southwest Laser and Medspa

As many of you know, I'm not a frilly girl. I don't often to spas, but when I do, it is divine. I love that we have some great spas in the south Chicago suburbs that allow me to relax without having to go into the city. I recently got to try out Southwest Laser and Medspa in Mokena, IL. My treatment of choice for the day was the Organic Lemongrass Body … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Ityse

I am all about saving the environment for my kids. However, I just wasn't ready to jump on the eco-friendly shopping bags just yet.  I didn't understand how many plastic bags I would save or how many less trip to the car would be made to carry in the groceries. Ityse has changed me.  It has changed my life.  How, do you ask?  I will never go grocery … [Read more...]

Turtle Wax ICE™ Total Interior Care

I swear my husband has the most disgusting vehicle ever.  I have often talked about what crappy gas mileage we get with the Jeep, but I have never talked about how gross and filthy it gets.  It is nasty.  Bill works a lot of time on job sites.  Now, this can mean everything from buildings already done to those that are just breaking ground.  He also carries a … [Read more...]


If you have not seen 300 yet, go rent it. Now. That is how good this movie is. It has a little something for everyone. It is based on events that really happened and a race of people that really did exist. The men in this movie wear very little (which is great for the ladies). There are a lot of six pack abs to enjoy. The movie is very violent. However, there … [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, […]