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...]

Hair Today, Gone In A Few Hours

What is your hair nightmare? I mean, seriously, I live in Chicago, so hat head seems to be something that we are all having an issue with. :) Ok, much more seriously, I have several hair issues. First, since being diagnosed with Hashimotos, my hair has been thinning (however, now that I am on medicine that seems to be slowing down).  Other issues I have are … [Read more...]


Remember Stompeez? My kids loved those. Now, those same creators have come up with Flipeez. Flipeez are this season’s next BIG thing! Arms open or tails wag with a simple squeeze of the puff-ball in the tassel. Flipeez have a super soft inner ?eece lining and knit outer hat that allows one-size-?ts-all ?exibility. There are several different … [Read more...]

Costume Discounters

I am always on the lookout for great Halloween costumes for my kids. From year to year, they always want to be something different, so we start looking early. Madison decided she wanted to look at witch Halloween costumes. Who knew that there were so many witches to choose from? I know I didn't! Madison ended up deciding on becoming a Candy Corn Witch. And … [Read more...]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]

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 […]