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...]

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 […]