Discovery Girls Giveaway

This giveaway is now over. The winner is Ann F. Congrats! Most girls magazines feature celebrity articles, and honestly, they are all about boys. What if there was something different out there that girls would like and that wasn't all about boys, celebrities, and how to lose 5 pounds in 7 days? There is. Discovery Girls is a national magazine aimed at … [Read more...]

Welcome Back Wisconsin 14

Since the Wisconsin protests aren't making the nation news, I have found that a lot of people don't know what is going on in Wisconsin. They don't know why the 14 Democratic senators came here to Illinois. This video is an interview with Jon Erpenbach telling us what the Wisconsin 14 were doing while in Illinois, and why they came here. Somebody … [Read more...]

Wishing I Was In Madison, Wisconsin Today

Since I would have had to go by myself, we (as in Bill and me) decided that it probably wasn't a good idea for me to head to Madison. I would have loved to have gone and protested and fight for something I believe in. Instead, I've got a few pictures (from Twitpic since the mainstream media hasn't found a reason to cover this): … [Read more...]

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]