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...]


Calling all my Chicago readers! If you are like me, finding a parking space in the city of Chicago can be very difficult. I hate driving into the city without having my parking figured out ahead of time. There is nothing worse with getting to a parking garage and finding out it is going to cost $30 or even worse $60. I know that makes me want to not even come … [Read more...]

Disney’s Big Hero 6 Arrives on DMA 02/03 and Blu-ray 02/24

From the studio that brought you "Frozen" and "Wreck-It Ralph” comes Disney's "Big Hero 6" on Digital HD/Disney Movies Anywhere February 3rd and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack on February 24th! Exciting bonus features include the theatrical short “Feast” as well as a host of deleted scenes and extras. Please see the announcement below. Speaking of extras, here’s … [Read more...]

Who wouldn’t want iTunes in their stocking? #OMaxiTunes15 #giveaway

Can you believe that Christmas Eve is tomorrow?!?! I know, it is totally crazy! Are you done with your Christmas shopping? How many more gifts do you have left? Itunes gift cards make one of the best gifts this time of year. They are a great stocking stuffer. They make a great exchange gift if you pick names. They also make a great add on gift if you are … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]