Will Update

Guess what? Will finally started walking with his left foot! I didn't need market research to tell me he would be it when he was good and ready. However, it was a tad frustrating to watch him only take a step with his right foot and stop. We actually got him to take several steps in a row tonight! I also think he's getting another tooth! I think I … [Read more...]

Great Gadgets Part 7

Polaroid Camera In the past, one of the most frustrating aspects of amateur photography was having to use up an entire roll of film and then waiting to have it developed. Polaroid solved that problem with the Swinger in 1965. For only $19.95, the camera not only developed each of its own photographs in only 60 seconds, it also featured a viewfinder that … [Read more...]

Philosophy of Life

GREAT TRUTHS THAT LITTLE CHILDREN HAVE LEARNED: 1) No matter how hard you try, you can't baptize cats 2) When your Mom is mad at your Dad, don't let her brush your hair. 3) If your sister hits you, don't hit her back. They always catch the second person. 4) Never ask your 3-year old brother to hold a tomato. 5) You can't trust dogs to watch … [Read more...]

My horrible day

I swear this week can't get much worse. We just got the bill for Madison's stiches. So that's another $500 I am not sure where we are pulling that out of. It's frustrating. We are in the hole and all I can see is that we keep getting further and further into that hole. It stinks. Heck, I am not sure how we are going to pay for Christmas after all of … [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 […]