Witch’s Broomsticks Treat Bags

Here is another fun DIY craft you can make!  Why have your Halloween treat bags be boring?  Here's what you need: brown paper bags (2 bags needed per broom) string/twine scissors treats for inside the bag twigs   Directions: 1. Start out by cutting off the bottom one of the bags. 2. Simply slide the bag without the bottom … [Read more...]

Extra Space Storage Photo Contest – Win A $1000 Ikea Gift Card

I am always in need of storage inspiration. I mean, seriously look at my pantry: Once upon a time, it was actually organized. However, finding anything in there now just doesn't happen. I mean I even have that issue in my living room too: That is why I am so excited about the Extra Space Storage Photo Contest. They are looking for clever DIY … [Read more...]

5 Easy DIY Car Maintenance tips

This is a guest post. Learning how to do some easy DIY car maintenance tips will not only save you money, but also give your car a longer lifespan.  Don’t worry if you don’t think you’re mechanically inclined; these easy tips are not too difficult and well worth the time and effort. 1. Change your car’s oil. Changing your car’s oil may sound … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: The Green Beauty Guide

Did you know that a lot of what you use to make ourselves look better is actually doing the exact opposite? A lot of the time they contain toxins and preservatives (everything from synthetic fragrances to petrochemicals to formaldehyde) that are bad for you and even worse, bad for the environment. The Green Beauty Guide is a book that tries to show you the … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]