300 Calories Never Tasted So Good

This post brought to you by Jimmy DeanĀ®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. What do you eat for breakfast? As you all know, Bill and I have been on a weight loss journey and have done pretty well with it. We are now in maintenance mode and are maintaining our weight. That being said, Bill really like to … [Read more...]

What’s your morning routine?

Ever notice that you and the man in your life have a completely different morning routine? Ours isn't even close in my house. Right now, I'm sitting here watching Bill get ready. His routine is pretty simple: 1. Spend some time in the bathroom. 2. Take a shower. 3. Get dressed and put on deodorant. If only my morning routine could be that easy! Have … [Read more...]

The Christmas Web

Are you looking to do a new tradition with your family this Christmas? If so, you definitely need to check out The Christmas Web. The inventor of The Christmas Web knows as our children grow older their interest in Christmas morning will wane and the sparkle in their eyes will go. This has been a tradition in their house for over 20 years. The day … [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 definitely 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 […]