How Many Planets Circle the Sun?: And Other Questions about Our Solar System (Good Question!)

How Many Planets Circle the Sun?: And Other Questions about Our Solar System (Good Question!) is a great book to learn about the solar system.  Most of my kids questions got answered with this book.  There are questions like:  Why is there life on earth, how did Saturn get its rings, which planet is biggest, which one's hottest—and which has a cloud named … [Read more...]

The Game of Life Giveaway

I love introducint my kids to games I played when I was a kid.  The Game of Life is one of those games!  This game is just as good today as it was when I was a kid.  It's just as fun too.  The game just goes to show you where your choices take you.  You get to pick if you are going to start a career or college.  That choice tends to affect your whole game! … [Read more...]

Dr. Smith’s Launch

For many years, mothers of infants have sworn by a diaper rash ointment invented by a San Antonio pediatrician to solve his young patients’ painful problems. One by one, mothers, pediatricians and pharmacists have recommended Dr. Smith’s Diaper Rash Ointment, and the product’s popularity has grown over the years by word-of-mouth. As a mom whose son has … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Skoodlez

Another affordable toy out there on the markets this year can be purchased at Macy's. At $14.99, Skoodlez makes a great toy for your kids or a grab bag, and can be given to kids 4 - 12. The stuffed animal has weighed down hands and feet, so you can easy pose them and hang them.  The cool part is that there is a coin handing around the stuffed animals neck.  … [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, […]