Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament Giveaway!

It is hard to sometimes find something that we can all do as a family and have everyone have a good time. Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament is one of those places! If you have not been here before (Medieval Times Chicago), the building is a castle.  You cannot miss it from the expressway.  After you get your tickets, you are assigned a … [Read more...]

10 Places To Go With Your Dad On Fathers Day

What did you get your dad for Father's Day? If your dad is like mine, he already has everything he wants. If he wants something, he buys it. It makes gift giving a tad more difficult. That being said, we now gift both my dad and father-in-law experiences.  This is also something I have incorporated with my husband too.  We all have enough "stuff", … [Read more...]

Catch with the Kids

For nearly a century, Dickies® has outfitted workers to get work done on and off the job. Dickies® offers durable workwear like its Cooling Tee and Performance Flat Front shorts that provides all-day comfort and quality at an unmatched value no matter the task at hand.  This Father’s Day, star-pitcher R.A. Dickey and the Dickies® brand are recognizing … [Read more...]

Celebrate Girl Scout Leaders Day!

Did you know that Girl Scout Leaders day is April 22nd? As a past Girl Scout Troop Leader, I can tell you that you have no idea how much time, effort, and money is put in by your local Girl Scout Troop Leaders. On our own time, we have to attend training, we have to attend monthly Girl Scout Leader meetings, and we have to set up what we are going to do in … [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 […]