Wonderful Life with the Elements: The Periodic Table Personified

From the brilliant mind of Japanese artist Bunpei Yorifuji comes Wonderful Life with the Elements, an illustrated guide to the periodic table that gives chemistry a friendly face. In this super periodic table, every element is a unique character whose properties are represented visually: heavy elements are fat, man-made elements are robots, and noble gases … [Read more...]

KinderCare Learning Centers Summer Camp

Madison just got out of school for the summer (Friday was her last day).  We'll have a couple of good weeks with her, and then she'll get bored and drive everyone nuts.  If your kids are like that too, the KinderCare Learning Centers Summer Camp is something you should check out (I know I am).  According to a recent national "Summer Fun" parents' survey … [Read more...]

Discovery Girls Giveaway

This giveaway is now over. The winner is Ann F. Congrats! Most girls magazines feature celebrity articles, and honestly, they are all about boys. What if there was something different out there that girls would like and that wasn't all about boys, celebrities, and how to lose 5 pounds in 7 days? There is. Discovery Girls is a national magazine aimed at … [Read more...]

RIP Phil Harris

Image by Getty Images via @daylife Tonight's Deadliest Catch show is the one I've dreaded all season.  We weren't home tonight, and I was literally sick to my stomach about whether I should watch it tonight or not.  We all knew this was the show Phil Harris dies.  There was no more hoping he pulls through.  If you have  not seen the show yet, just know as … [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 […]