Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

My family and I love the Chicago Toy & Game Fair!  Here's my 10 ten reasons why you want to go: Where else can you try out games before you buy them? Where else can you get games before they even get into the stores? Where else can eat lunch with Star Wars characters? If you are a girl scout troop leader, you can find great craft ideas to do … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway

The North Pole might as well be in Chicago the week before Thanksgiving, as over 25,000 visitors will head to Navy Pier to shop and play with thousands of toys and games on display from over 250 exhibitors. The 10th anniversary Chicago Toy & Game Fair, the largest public toy and game show in the nation, features the holiday season’s newest offerings from … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy and Game Fair Giveaway!

The Chicago Toy and Game Fair is coming November 19 - 20! If you read this blog regularly, you'll know that I've given a family pass every week, and this week is no different! At the Chicago Toy and Game Fair, you can play and purchase hot new toys and games as well as favorite classics, and meet their inventors. There are two unforgettable days of fun … [Read more...]

5 Reasons To Go To The Chicago Toy & Game Fair (#Giveaway!)

I love, love, love The Chicago Toy & Game Fair.  Here's a short list of why YOU should be at The Chicago Toy & Game Fair. 1. Star Wars Breakfast. Who wouldn't want to eat breakfast with the Star Wars 501st Legion: Vader's Fist? 2. Where else do you get to play with the games before you buy them???? 3. Young Inventor Challenge 2011. Where … [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 […]