10 Things You May Not Know About The Blue Man Group

Bill and I recently attended a Blue Man Group show here in Chicago.  It was one of the few times in my life that I wish we would have brought the kids, because they would have loved the show!  I didn't know what to expect, and The Blue Men did not disappoint.  I have not laughed that hard in a very long time!  This show is so worth going … [Read more...]

Kindness is Magic

My kids started school already. I made sure that I told my kids to be nice. Be nice to your friends, be nice to your teachers, and be nice to the new kids in your class. It has to be hard to come to a new school where everybody already knows each other. Our school would be especially tough, because we are so small. We are Pre-K through 8th grade and have … [Read more...]


This contest is over. Congrats to Dree and Erin Walsh! If you want a great stocking stuffer for a person who has pets, the FurBuster is just what you need.  This is the only professional grade grooming tool that has interchangeable blades. Pet owners can groom both cats and dogs with the FurBuster.  Trips to groomers can easily cost $45 or more; wouldn't … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Sugar Plum Fairies

Sugar Plum Fairies is a book the will resonate with little kids of all ages. It is about a little girl named Alexandrea Petrakova Johnson. She does not want to be a beautiful ballerina, and she does not want to leave her friends in Apple Creek. However, her mother feels differently and moves them to Harlem and enrolls her at the Nutcracker School of … [Read more...]

Rhapsody KIDS Giveaway

Rhapsody KIDS is the first music subscription service to offer a fun, safe, and easy music experience created just for kids. There is nothing worse than have to constantly find music that is appropriate for our children. This is especially tough as they get older. There is nothing worse then having them sing along to […]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!