Get Toys off Your Floor and on the Wall

As many of you know, Will has a tiny bedroom (with no closet!).  His room is only 9' x 11', and we try to find all the ways we can get toys in his room that don't take up a lot of space.  I have two awesome toys to tell you about. The ONLY wall safe, wall mountable die-cast vehicle track sets available! Named 2011 Boy Toy and Innovative Toy of the Year, … [Read more...]

The Basement Remodel: 2 days left

Everything is coming together quite nicely.  I think they are finally done mudding the walls.  After I took these pictures yesterday, they started the floor.  One of the guys is outside right now painting all the doors too.  I'm not sure if they will really be done tomorrow or not (which makes me a tad nervous). … [Read more...]

Sony Mommy Bloggers Event Part I

So far it has been pretty exciting.  The plane ride here sucked.  It was four and half hours with screaming kids.  I made it through it though.  LOL  They had a limo pick me up.  It was pretty cool.  I got to baggage claim and the driver was standing there with a sign with my name on it.  I probably will never have that happen again, but it still was super … [Read more...]

New Phone

My phone saga gets weirder. I called Nextel last week to complain that my phone sucks. Since I did not buy the replacement plan, I had to talk to Motorola. They pretty much told me I was screwed. We decided to take the phone to a repair center. However, on Sunday it was closed. The plan was then for me to take it in yesterday. Surprisingly, a phone … [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 […]