Pointing Fingers Giveaway!

Think you know your friends and family?  Pointing Fingers will show you exactly what you do and what you DON'T know about them!  Each person reads a question from one of the cards, then everyone else writes down how often they've done it on their Truth Meters. One of the questions they asked if is you ever sleepwalked? (I did when I was a kid!) Or have you … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: Balancing Spoons

On Saturday, we were waiting at my moms house for the boys (aka the husbands) to get back from the store.  We were waiting for the tablets to dissolve in the vinegar/water combo and Will was walking around with a spoon.  He was balancing it on his fingers and my sister asked him if he could balance a spoon on his nose.  Remember, he's 5.  This is what he … [Read more...]

What having surgery taught me . . . .

Now, if you follow me regularly, you will know that exactly one week ago I was having an ablation done.  This was done to control the last 5 years of what doctors would call "breakthrough bleeding".  I like to call it the neverending period.  After we would spend months figuring out a birth control that would control this, my body would laugh and start up all … [Read more...]

Fixing it up

This is the time of year that we make a list of all the things we would like to do to our house and to our yard. I know that we can't be the only ones who do this. For example, when I was painting the fence for Madison's First Communion (that was May 5th), I realized how bad our fence is. When we first moved here, we put a fence in that March (2006). … [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 […]