Sick and Sicker

I didn't drop off the face of the earth.  I swear.  Instead, everyone in my house has decided to get sick including me.  Seriously.  I started with Will and his nasty cough that was keeping him up all night.  He still has the nasty cough a week later, but it's not keeping him up.  Then we had me and my runny nose/sore throat.  Mine is off and on and more … [Read more...]

Mother's Day Gifts: Bath Pocket

Since I am sure not everyone knows what my last week has been like, I'll fill you in.  While I was on a plane home from Cleveland (I had went there for a Stouffers Event), Will spiked a temperature and had a seizure for my mother in law.  Due to it being an abnormal febrile seizure, she called an ambulance, and he was taken to the Children's Hospital.  I … [Read more...]

Madison’s Disney Story: The Hospital and What’s Next

I keep getting asked what happened on our Disney trip, so I thought I'd better finally get this post up.  The day before we left for Disney, Will (my 20 month old) was throwing up.  I called the doctor and was told it was a 24 - 48 hour bug.  By the next day, he seemed fine. When we were boarding our flight, Madison threw up at the … [Read more...]

Thank you Twitter and my blog readers!

There is nothing worse than being thousands of miles from home and having your kid get sick and be in the hospital.  What makes it worse is when you are on vacation that you spent a ton of money on!  However, thanks to the many friends on twitter and the readers of my blog, we were able to somewhat salvage the few days we had left of our … [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, […]