Mother’s Day Shopping With Groupon

This post brought to you by Groupon. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. With Mother's Day right around the corner (yes, it is this weekend!), do you have you Mother's Day gift yet? If you are like my husband, you don't! That being said, there is nothing wrong with saving a little money when searching for … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: Eyes

When at my parents this weekend, my kids found these eyes in one of the Lego sets they were playing with.  They thought it would be funny for me to take these pictures: Now, my friend Anne from The Megalomaniac Mommy thinks they look creepy. What do you think? Cute? Funny? Creepy? Related articles Wordless Wednesday: I Caught A Fish! … [Read more...]

Lisa's Deals

Here are some great deals for you! Atlanta: $10 for: Playdate passes for 2 to the ArtBarn ($20 value) Boston: $36 for: Family 4 pack of tickets ($72 value) Charlotte: $32 for: Family membership to Charlotte Museum of History ($65 value) Chicago: $14 for: A child size city full of fun ($28 value) $9 for: 2 drop in play admission tickets to Fire Zone ($18 … [Read more...]

Adopt A Classroom

My friend Connie alerted me to this great cause and I wanted to pay it forward, because Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward will pay it forward for every blog post that is written up to $10,000 to Adopt-A-Classroom.  If you want to join in, here are the rules: Copy and paste these rules into your blog post. Create a blog post giving a “virtual bag of school … [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 […]