Update on Will & Madison

We went to the doctor this afternoon, and they aren't too sure what Will has either. All the tests that need to be run have been run. They think it is a virus. I have to keep monitoring him and call them back tomorrow. I think they will be more concerned if he still has a fever tomorrow. On a good note, Will is now 12 lbs 10 ounces (he was ten pounds … [Read more...]

NIN Live: Beside You In Time

I finally got a chance to watch my birthday present from my sister: Nine Inch Nails Live - Beside You in Time [Blu-ray]. I put it on last night and fell asleep halfway through.  However, I have some  thoughts on what I think of it so far.  My first thought is that Trent needs to grow out his hair again.  I do not like it short at all. … [Read more...]


I just read Cell: A Novel by Stephen King. Let me start off by saying that I love Stephen King. He is one of my favorite authors of all time. That being said, Cell is not his best book. I had a hard time getting through the first couple of chapters. However, I am glad I stuck to it. Overall, it is a good book. It does not have the gore that some of his … [Read more...]

Last Few Days

It has been a rough couple of days. We had a two day wake and the funeral was this morning. Madison has been as good as could be expected. She really does not get what is going on. It is hard, because what do you tell a three year old? We told her that great grandma went to heaven and that we were saying goodbye. She really didn't question it. We never … [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 […]