All The Girls Love GoldieBlox #Giveaway #LookatGoldie

Have you heard of GoldieBlox?  They are an award winning toy company out to disrupt pink toy aisles everywhere. If you know my daughter, Madison, she is not a girly girl at all.  This is a kid who never played with dolls and up until recently, didn't like the color pink.  Two years ago, Stanford engineer Debbie Sterling made it her mission to … [Read more...]

No Nonsense

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of No nonsense. All opinions are 100% mine. As many of you know, I have lost almost 80 lbs in the last year.  What does that mean for me?  None of my clothes fit.  Nothing I wore before is even salvagable and I am learning a new style for myself.  For years I have been trying to hide how … [Read more...]

Adding some color to my life

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of No nonsense. All opinions are 100% mine. As you all know, i've lost almost 80 lbs now!  Woohoo, me!  My wardrobe in the past has been baggy and black.  However, now I am trying to be noticed instead of fading into the background.  No nonsense tights and leggings is helping me … [Read more...]

Dear ConAgra, Invite Me To Dinner

If you live in bloggingland like I do, you have heard about the dinner ConAgra did for some food bloggers.  The New York times wrote a scathing article about it (however, I have yet to see one article in the New York Times that actually talks highly of bloggers).  Basically, in New York (I think the location was their first problem.  I can see this going over … [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 […]