Nest Smart Thermostat @bestbuy #BBYConnectedHome

  The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. As you all know, Bill and I love everything high tech. Heck, our bathroom light/fan is also a speaker so we can listen to music!  That is why I was so excited to hook up a Nest Smart … [Read more...]

Having Fun With Honeycomb

Post Honeycomb cereal is turning 50 this year!  Can you believe it?   Since 1965, Honeycomb’s one-of-a-kind playful shape and sweet honey taste have made the cereal a breakfast classic that is not only great in the bowl, but also a flavorful addition to treats.  There is nothing better than a cereal that you can eat for … [Read more...]

Safe and Risky Home Addition Ideas with Selling in Mind

Most homeowners can’t help but imagine adding more to their property. Many see it as a sure way to guarantee an increase in appraised value - a worthy investment. In some cases this is almost certain to be true. In others, adding onto existing residential property can actually lower its value. Every situation is different, but general assessment leads to … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

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 […]