Computer Update Part II

Woo hoo!!! It is not the motherboard. It is a $35 part that holds the fan in the laptop. There is a screw that is broken off in it, so it wasn't holding the fan tight or something like that. All I know is that this is a much cheaper fix than I thought it was going to be. I am never this lucky! … [Read more...]

Computer Update

I just talked to the computer store. Again. They think it has to do with the motherboard. I am waiting to find out how much this is going to cost. I am pretty sure that this is pretty bad. If I get a new computer, how would I get the data off my old computer and put it on the new one? … [Read more...]

Broken Power Jack

I have been having computer issues for a while now. In Sept., my power cord quit working. I had to hold the power cord in awkward postions to make my battery charge. I bought a new power cord and that seemed to fix the issue. Then, about a month ago, it seemed that I kept smelling burnt plastic. I noticed that when my battery was charging. I also … [Read more...]


We are currently at my inlaws right now. Our furnace completely has quit working. It died about 10 o'clock and we gave up on it around 12:30 this morning. The high today is suppose to be a whopping 16 degrees, so Madison and I decided not to brave the cold again. Since it is the motherboard that they think is the problem (and our furnace is 12 years … [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 […]