The Makeshift Mailbox

This is what my mailbox now looks like after our fix.  If you didn't read that post, a snow plow hit our mailbox in the middle of the night Friday night.  However, you have to have a mailbox to have your mail delivered.  Since the ground is frozen here, we can't replace the mailbox anytime soon.  Here is what it looks like now: … [Read more...]

About that new car . . .

Remember that Prius we went on the waiting list for back in July?  Well, we had one false start about 3 weeks ago when they told us our car was in.  However, when we got there, it was the wrong car completely!  Needless to say, we were not happy campers.  However, there really wasn't much we could do besides complain.  Well, we got a phone call today (after … [Read more...]

About that mailbox . . .

I've never been a big fan of my mailbox.  However, it served its purpose till last night.  We woke up this morning to our mailbox laying on the ground.  Since a lot of my product reviews are sent by the mail, this is a very bad, bad thing.  Second problem, it snowed here last night, so the ground is frozen.  We think it was hit by the snow plow in the middle … [Read more...]

Santa & Macy’s Team Together

Sometimes companies really do get it right, and Macy's certainly has this year.  They have teamed up with Santa and the Make-A-Wish Foundation this Christmas.  At all Macy's stores, there will be a special mailbox for your kids to drop off their letters to Santa.  For every letter collected, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish Foundation up to $1 million … [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, […]