The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec

Like Indiana Jones? If you do, then you have to watch The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec. It's not full of the Hollywood cliche's we are all so use to. The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec is based off a comic in France. Adele Blanc-Sec is a young reporter in 1912. She has a quest for the power of life over death. This takes her … [Read more...]

Hooligan Bear Series Giveaway!

Hooligan Bear is a collection of children's books based on Hooligan and his nephew Little Louie written by Hollywood producer Ian Toynton. The two little bears live on a shelf in a factory and get into different adventures throughout the series, with themes/lessons revolving around friendship, love, caring, sharing, and togetherness. The age bracket for … [Read more...]

Paris Goes to Los Angeles

I am always on the lookout for books for Madison especially now since she has to read 90 minutes a week for her reading grade. I am looking for books that are both grade level and interesting. The series of My Friend Parents meet that bill. In her third travel related book called Paris Goes To Los Angeles, Paris and her sister explore Southern California … [Read more...]

Tuesday Contest Roundup!

Lucky Lookout/ABC Family Sophie Sweepstakes Prize:$100 American Express gift card Parents Magazine family Fun in the Sun Sweepstakes Prize:A 4 day/3 night trip for four to Orlando, Florida staying at the Nickelodeon Family Suites Radio Disney's Hannah Montana:The Movie Sweepstakes Prize:A 3 day/2 night trip for four to Hollywood, California to attend … [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 […]

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 […]