Choosing The Right Sofa

This is a guest post. Choosing the right sofa can seem like an easy decision but in truth it is a minefield of mini decisions and considerations like... How will the sofa fit in with the rest of the room’s decor - Seems obvious but when buying new sofas you should consider how the colours and design will fit in with the rest of the room. Obviously … [Read more...]

Tuesday Contest Roundup

My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings is giving away a $25 TJ Maxx giftcard. Lisa Reviews is giving away a PlanetJill Necklace. Comment, blog about, subscribe, and/or Twitter to enter to win one of three Kikkerland Windup Mechanical Toys from dkMommy. Comment, blog about, subscribe, and/or Twitter to enter to win a fine handmade leather journal from … [Read more...]

Gift Card Beware!

I've gotten this same email about five times now, so I wanted to give everyone a heads up that if you tend to give gift cards around the holidays, you need to be careful that the cards will be honored after the holidays. Stores that are planning to close after Christmas are still selling the cards through the holidays even though the cards will be worthless … [Read more...]

Turtle Wax ICE™ Total Interior Care

I swear my husband has the most disgusting vehicle ever.  I have often talked about what crappy gas mileage we get with the Jeep, but I have never talked about how gross and filthy it gets.  It is nasty.  Bill works a lot of time on job sites.  Now, this can mean everything from buildings already done to those that are just breaking ground.  He also carries a … [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, […]