A Magical Christmas

Christmas magic is brought to life in A Magical Christmas. Every page of this book shows our beloved Disney characters that appear to move across the page as each picture changes in this lenticular storybook. Will (my 4 year old) absolutely loves to move this book to make the pictures move. My personal favorite picture in this book has to be with Eve and … [Read more...]

Holiday Cleanup

How do you clean up after the holidays?  For us, it is a tad more interesting.  Madison's birthday was yesterday (she turned 5!), so we always have the quick cleanup that needs to be done from the time we get back from visiting Wisconsin and her birthday party.  I usually get about a week if we are lucky.  Since we have the basement now, Bill let me keep up … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Lindsay Wreathes

If you are looking for a nontraditional wreath this year, you definitely need to check out the Lindsay Wreath. It is handcrafted and made from olive, bay, and eucalyptus branches. The branches are harvested from California groves, and, over time, dry to a beautiful silvery green. It smells better than any wreath we have ever had. They should bottle this … [Read more...]

Annoying Calls

When your phone number is one number off from the cab company, you get a lot of annoying calls (especially on New Years Eve).  I just got one now at 11:30 at night.  However, what annoys me more is the telemarketers that call.  It gets to the point that you pay for caller id just to get their number.  However, the annoying telemarketers have gotten smart, and … [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, […]