White Sox Family Field Day

Calling all White Sox fans!  As you all may know, we live on the south side of Chicago which is the home to the Chicago White Sox.  We recently got to spend some time in their amazing suites.  Now, I have to tell you about the White Sox Family Field Day.  My kids are dying to go do this, so I knew I had to share with all of you. … [Read more...]

Purify Your Air From Anywhere

This post brought to you by HolmesĀ® Smart Air Purifier. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. As many of you know, I am allergic to life. Between my food allergies and my environmental ones, I'm pretty much allergic to everything that brings me joy and happiness (and some not so much like cockroaches. … [Read more...]


My kids have been dying to see Paddington. Paddington is a story I use to read to my kids, so I have to admit I was little excited myself to see Paddington on the big screen. Needless to say, Paddington did not disappoint. A link for you to watch a little of the movie: … [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 definiately 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 […]