Chicago-style Staycation

It is hard to believe it is finally summer here in Chicago.  We have had a lot of really weird temperature days and a lot of rain!  (I live by Midway Airport, and according to the news last night, we've gotten twice the amount of rain in June than we were suppose too!).  By now, all our kids should be on break whether you are from the area or … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

Let the fun begin! The 11th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair (ChiTAG) returns to Navy Pier on Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Sunday, November 24, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Founded in 2003, ChiTAG returns to the world’s top city for toy and game invention as the global toy and game hub for consumers, inventors, trade, and media. … [Read more...]

Pound Puppies – Mission: Adoption

Pound Puppies: Mission Adoption features five charming Pound Puppies adventures featuring Lucky, Cookie, Niblet, Strudel and Squirt as they continue their quest to find a pup for every person and a person for every pup! That’s the motto for this team of loyal canines and they won’t rest until they’ve succeeded. But is it too hard a mission to accomplish? Not … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

What are you doing on November 17th? Just doing some carpet cleaning? Well, when you are done with that you need to head down to Navy Pier for the Chicago Toy & Game Fair! Why? This is the number one place to be in November. Where else can you play games before you buy them? Where else do you get to meet the Moshi Monsters? Where else can you eat … [Read more...]

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 […]

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 […]