Countdown To Christmas: Carson Dellosa Games

Chicken Count is a game for kids 4 and up.  It doesn't require any reading, so for us, it made it a lot easier for Madison to play.  Your goal is to collect the most chickens by the chicken coop is built.  It is pretty easy.  You draw cards.  If you get a chicken card, you keep it.  If you get a chicken coop card, you pick a chicken coop piece and place it on … [Read more...]

So You Think You Can Happy Dance?

If you don't, I have two little ones who will definitely show you a few moves. We definitely have many happy dances occurring here (especially when I tell Madison that she gets to go get a video game tonight!). So You Think You Can Dance? has become so popular that everyone is getting into it. Check out the Snuggle Bear: Now, if he can bust a move, … [Read more...]

The Laptop is Back

Yeah!!! We picked it up yesterday. However, the people fixing my computer decided to reload Windows for me and backup my other data. Sounds great, right? Well, try finding your data after they do that. It is not where you would think it is. I also lost all programs I had installed. Of course, I cannot find the disk for Microsoft Office either. I did … [Read more...]

The Last Time the Chicago Bears Were In the Superbowl

The last time the Bears were in the Super Bowl... In honor of the Chicago Bears going to Super Bowl 41. Here are 41 things that have changed from the last time the Chicago Bears played in the Super Bowl (which was Super Bowl 20 in 1986): 1. Brian Urlacher was in 2nd grade. Rex Grossman was in kindergarten. 2. Peyton Manning was 10 years old. Eli … [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 […]