Why Is the Sea Salty?: And Other Questions about Oceans (Good Question!)

What kinds of animals live in the sea? What causes tides and waves? How deep is the ocean From the water cycle and ocean zones to fun facts about how some lost rubber duckies ended up helping ocean scientists, this Good Question! book teaches kids about the life aquatic. Why Is the Sea Salty?: And Other Questions about Oceans (Good Question!) will … [Read more...]

Review: ABC Animals

Twenty-six letters; 26 animal friends! From Armadillo, with its long sticky tongue, to chimps that greet each other with kisses, to the slow-swimming manatee and plant-munching zebra, this delightful board book from the American Museum of Natural History introduces children to both the alphabet and some of the most interesting creatures displayed in the … [Read more...]

How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular

One of my kids favorite movies is How To Train Your Dragon.  Heck, it is one of mine.  That is why I was super excited to find out that How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular was coming to our area! This summer How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular will be traveling the country.  The tour will be produced by RZO Dragon Productions to deliver 23 … [Read more...]

Chicago Monster Jam!

One show that we never get to go to, and I am dying to see is Monster Jam! It always falls on Daddy/Daughter Date Night. Did you know that this year is Monster Jam’s 30th anniversary of Grave Digger! If you go to the show, you will be captivated by an incredibly family-friendly experience starring the biggest performers on four wheels: Monster Jam monster … [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 […]