A Mile In His Shoes

I always like uplifting movies we can all learn from. A Mile In His Shoes fits that bill. It is a movie about how a young man goes from a place of misunderstanding to acceptance. Years ago, people didn't know what autism was. It wasn't something people knew or even understood, and this is movie is about a young man named Mickey who has it. He wasn't able … [Read more...]

How To Train Your Dragon Game Review and Giveaway!

This giveaway is now over. The winner is blueviolet. Congrats! My kids have a new favorite movie and game. It is How To Train Your Dragon. We were lucky enough to win 4 tickets to see it in the theater in 3D. Will, my 2 year old, begs to see it again every.single.day. I can't wait till it comes out on DVD. That being said, I jumped at the chance to … [Read more...]

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

When Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs came out in the theaters, Madison's aunt had taken her to the movies to see it.  She loved it!  This is one of the few movies she's actually been able to tell us everything that happened.  I was disappointed that this movie wasn't out for Christmas, but ecstatic when I found out this would be released … [Read more...]

Playmobil: The Secret of Pirate Island

My kids are huge pirate fans, so I knew we had to check out the new Playmobil: The Secret of Pirate Island.  This movie is based of off the best selling Playmobil Pirates playsets.  The DVD is actually pretty cool, because you can watch it more than one way.  First, you can watch this like a normal DVD.  However, there is a second way to watch this that is … [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, […]