I love board games and so does my family. That is why I was super excited to try out Po-Rum-Bo. This is a card matching game with an intersecting twist! The object of the game is to outscore your opponent. You create and strategically play sets of either 3, 4, or 5 cards on the game board. There are seven different types of hands that can be created and … [Read more...]

Weight Loss Update

It has been about a month, since my partnership with Nutrisystem has been over. I've been on my own. I know I've had several people ask how I've been doing. Now, I haven't lost any more weight. However, I haven't gained any more weight either. I've just maintained for the last month, and I'll take that! I just went on a shopping trip this morning … [Read more...]

Ivy Bridge College $1000 Discount Giveaway!

With a New Year upon us, we often reflect on what matters to us most and take the time to reassess our goals and make resolutions such as going back to school, getting a better job, learning a new skill, taking a class, or picking up a hobby. As many of you know, one of my resolutions this year is to keep losing weight and then maintaining that weight … [Read more...]

Ross Dress for Less $25 Giftcard Giveaway!

As you all know, I have lost a lot of weight (64 lbs!), so I have to clothes. Since I am still losing weight, I am having to buy new clothes on a semi-regular basis. That can get super expensive. That is why I was excited to be invited to the Grand Opening of Ross in Niles, IL. For me, it was a bit of a drive, but I found out that I had 2 Ross stores a lot … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definiately be on your list of gifts this […]

Put Your Heart Into It with Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann #GoodDinoEvent

If you want to talk to 2 people who love their jobs, you have to talk to Screenwriter Meg LaFauve and Story Supervisor Kelsey Mann. It is pretty amazing what goes into making a movie and talking to Meg LaFauve and Kelsey Mann brings us back to the beginning. They are there from the start […]