Schleich Review and Giveaway!

This giveaway is now closed. The winner is Renee. Congrats! My kids and I are huge Schleich fans. I've done a review on them before (and I've got some set up to happen in the future too!), and like always, they do not disappoint. Schleich is one of those brands that you know you will have quality materials and quality workmanship from. Between the kids … [Read more...]

Oh My! My Eye!

When you go to have eye surgery done, don't wear a shirt that you go at a blogging conference. :) I spend most of my surgery talking about blogging, but that's cool. Yep, I was awake for the sty removal. It ended up being 5 (yes 5!) stys on my eyelid. However, the surprise was that even though it was actually looking better, it was not. Once he got in … [Read more...]

Eye Surgery – Oh My!

As many you may remember, I've had a sty on my eye since June.  Yes, you read that correctly -- June.  Well, I still have it.  About a week ago (per a request from my eye doctor), I visited a surgeon.  I'll be having this removed next Wednesday.  I've got a 7-14 day recovery, and I may not be able to drive for a few days.  (Getting the kids to school will be … [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, […]