Growing Up

It is hard to believe that Madison is 9 years old now. In the last year, she has grown up more than all the other years combined. I swear that this year the hormones have already kicked in. We already have the teenage mood swings. She's already started to wear some Ladieswear. The kids feet are bigger than mine too! She thinks that is the coolest thing … [Read more...]

My Novasure Ablation Story

If you have followed my blog for a while, you will know what my health issues have been over the last many years. If you haven't, I'll summarize what's been going. I am writing about this, because I thought I was alone. Instead, there are tons of women with the same issue that I had, and we all live in silence, because we don't know it! Plus, when I was … [Read more...]

Why I Hate My Uterus

WARNING: This post will be about bodily functions and possibly words that will get you banned from talking on the floor of the House in Detroit (and possibly in Texas now too but I digress). :) I've had a lot of messages asking me how everything has been going, since my post a couple of weeks ago about how I've been having breakthrough bleeding issues … [Read more...]

Hot Flashes

I like to think that I am too young for menopause. However, I know that you can get early onset menopause, and there is treatment for hot flashes and all the other symptoms you get when menopause strikes. As I've heard, hot flashes, sweatiness, and sleeplessness are all common signs of menopause. However, with products like Amberen out there, you don't have … [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 […]

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, […]