The Birds, The Bees, Life and Death

Brought to you by Genworth (Sung to the tune of The Birds and The Bees) Let me tell you 'bout the birds and the bees And the flowers and the trees And the moon up above And a thing called . . . . . . Death. Yeah, the thing we all don't like to talk about. However, this is a conversation we all must have with our loved ones. I come a … [Read more...]

FREE Admission to LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Shaumburg, IL!

Can you believe that I've never been to LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Shaumburg, IL! My kids have gone twice, but I've never been there. That being said, I knew I had to pass along this great deal! My kids adore this place and I swear that my 6 year old thinks this place is heaven. (He's my Lego freak!) Visit LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago and it’s like … [Read more...]

Sodastream Giveaway!

I've been a blogger for a long time (since 2006 to be exact). I always get asked if there are products that I review and still use years later. One of those products is my Sodastream. As many of you know, I am a Diet Coke freak. However, drinking gallons of Diet Coke isn't good for me. I know that. However, my Sodastream allows for me to adjust the … [Read more...]

Staying Connected With The Twyxt IPhone App


If you can believe it, Bill and I have been together for 17 years. We have been married for 12 of those years. Yes, I am old. LOL That being said, Bill does not do PDA (public displays of affection). He hasn't in 17 years, and he sure isn't going to start now. :) He is even uncomfortable with holding my hand in public (though I still make him do it. ROFL) … [Read more...]