So I Had A Crazy Week Last Week – #NSNation Update Week 35 #samp

I'm going to start off my post with this picture: This is one of the best "before" pictures I've got. I'm not in a lot of photos. I end up taking them instead. However, it's a good pic of me. It also will make what I have to say next make more sense. This is the picture from my BIL's wedding last Friday night. I had my SIL take it at our table right … [Read more...]

#NSNation Update – Week 1

I've been on Nutrisystem for about a week. I've had good days -- I've had bad days but I stuck it out (even when my kids got McDonalds and popcorn and cotton candy). Now, I lost almost 4 lbs from the time I ordered my Nutrisytem food to when I actually got the food and got to start the system. So I lost 4 pounds without even trying! (If it could only we that … [Read more...]

Snow, snow go away

Here in Chicago, we have done a complete 360. We went from a super mild winter with no snow and warm weather (well, warm for here) to holy arctic air and SNOW!!! I think I want to move to the Republic of Texas Company Store where it is warm. :) The snow came in hard and heavy on Friday night. Bill left work at 3:30 and got home close to 9 PM. Yes, you read … [Read more...]

Sports Day!

Tomorrow is a crazy day for both my kids (and it just worked out that way which is what makes it all the more unique).  Will got a note sent home telling me that Friday was going to be sports day.  The kids could wear anything related to sports.  Well, since Will is 3, we really don't have him involved in too many sports (I don't think swim counts, and I … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]