K’NEX Mighty Makers Home Designer Building Set

Want to build a house? Your budding architect will love this K'nex kit which allows them to build a variety of different house styles, like a colonial, brownstone, and a ranch! The Mighty Maker Home Designers building kit allows kids to flex their engineering skills and build something they see in real life! How cool, right? The Mighty Maker Home Designers … [Read more...]

Sprint Chicago Regional Event #MoveForward #SprintMom

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I recently got to take part in a pretty awesome Sprint event. As a long time (like 10 year!) Sprint customer, I love the behind the scenes look I got at Sprint and … [Read more...]

My Thoughts On Our Shoreline Sightseeing Chicago River Tour

It is always really cool to experience your town in a different way. I've lived here in Chicago for about 15 years, but we don't spend a ton of time downtown. Up to this point, I can honestly say I didn't know many of the buildings either. Bill spends a lot of time downtown with his job. However, this architecture tour he was totally excited to take. He's … [Read more...]

Must-Do Outdoor Activities With the Family

Now that the weather is warmer it is very likely that you and your family have your minds on the things that you plan to do as soon as school is out for the summer. It's time to start planning some outdoor fun and adventure. Whether you plan to do a lot of travelling or your just want to stay close to home, there are plenty fun things that can keep your … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]