Brainy Baby Giveaway!

The holiday season is swiftly approaching and if you’re like me you want to try to get all of your holiday shopping done as early as possible to avoid that massive rush. Depending on the age of your little ones, finding gifts can be easy. Sometimes not. I have a couple of gift ideas for the little ones this year that are not only unique, fun and affordable … [Read more...]

The Vacation That Almost Wasn’t

I didn't publicize on my blog last week that we were leaving to go on vacation on Thursday.  I figured you can't be too safe.  However, if you follow me on Facebook you'll know what happened.  However, if you don't, you can read below about our vacation, what happened, and what our next steps will be to fix the situation. We left Thursday morning right … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

Wednesday Hero has never been issued a warning before but I felt it necessary for this one. This post contains graphic descriptions of torture and brutality that some may find it difficult to read. This weeks Wednesday Hero is dedicated to thousands of men who lost their lives in April of 1942 in what has become known as the Bataan Death March. On … [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, […]