KNEX Building Sets

The Rally Sport Racer uses classic K'NEX pieces to build a rally sport racer and race to the finish line! It comes with 113 pieces and is for 7 and up. Madison has no problems putting this together. The enclosed directions make it super easy. However, Will has been having a field day with it. He loves his "car". I love that you can build this into … [Read more...]

Pound Puppies Giveaway

I love when classics from my childhood come back for my kids. Pound Puppies: Homeward Bound does just that! For those of you who don't remember the Pound Puppies, they are a team of fearless dogs whose sworn missions is to find homes for lonely puppies. These proactive dogs match up pups with loving families. Their mission? A pup for every person and a … [Read more...]

Lego Universe

Madison is a video game freak especially if it has anything to do with Legos. We have Star Wars Lego, Indiana Jones Lego, and even Batman Lego. For Christmas, she asked for Harry Potter Lego. I like the personally, because they are less frustrating for a 6 year old. You can't die like you can in regular games. Plus, she plays video games by running all … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Mike Golch Lt. Ronald Markiewicz The year is 1971. A Lieutenant in the United States Army by the name of Ronald Markiewicz is serving near the Laotian border. He is a helicopter pilot. In March of that year he is sent out to fly two missions. The first one was to resupply a group of Vietnamese Marines and pick up … [Read more...]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]

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 […]