Puzzlets is an app-enabled interactive gaming platform that fuses STEAM learning and game play to teach children new ways of thinking using the Play Tray and 22 unique programming tiles called Puzzlets!  I have had Madison trying this out for the last couple of days!  Not only did she set this up by herself (she's 11), she also taught her 8 year old … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Shopping With Groupon

This post brought to you by Groupon. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. With Mother's Day right around the corner (yes, it is this weekend!), do you have you Mother's Day gift yet? If you are like my husband, you don't! That being said, there is nothing wrong with saving a little money when searching for … [Read more...]

Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate #ChiDisneyOnIce

It’s one colossal party on ice, with all your favorite Disney friends! Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they celebrate a Very Merry Unbirthday Party with Alice and the Mad Hatter; a Royal Valentine’s Day Ball with Disney Princesses, including Cinderella, Ariel and Tiana; a Hawaiian luau with Lilo & Stitch; a winter wonderland with Woody, Jessie and … [Read more...]

iCaughtSanta.com Giveaway! #icaughtsanta

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. One of the things I love to do at Christmas is print off a picture of Santa by our Christmas tree! The kids always seem to get a kick out of it. Plus, these pictures are super fun to make. The site I use to create these is iCaughtSanta.com. It literally took me about 5 minutes to create … [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 […]