Keeping Your Kids Safe On The Internet With Torch

As parents, the internet is a scary place.  I can say that with the kids (ages 11 and 8).  They don't understand all the danger that is out there.  I mean, I cringe at some of my behavior when I was in college, and I should have known better!  That was in the days of Telnet (have I aged myself at all there?), and I think the Internet was … [Read more...]

GoPro HERO+ LCD Launch at Best Buy For Father’s Day

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.        As you all know, Best Buy is the destination for the latest cameras and camcorders.  Going to Best Buy is the highlight of Bill's day when we go.  :)  That's how … [Read more...]

I’m DoublingDown!

This post brought to you by DoubleDown Casino. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. Who doesn't love casinos and social networking (like Facebook)?  One of the best parts of being in a casino is the social portion of it!  That is where DoubleDown Casino comes into play.  DoubleDown has so many games … [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...]

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 […]