Toilet Tummy

As many of you may know, my house was built in the 1930s, so I have an old house. That also means that my house does not save our resources at all. We have to constantly address what we do and how we can help save the environment. Years ago, you may have heard about putting a brick in your toilet tank, so you use less water. Now, I don't know too many people … [Read more...]

Allergy Pillow

As many of you know, I am allergic to pretty much everything (I've had allergy testing done and tested positive for every single thing they tested me for). I am always on the lookout for allergy products, and what better than a an allergy pillow! Made with a shell using the certified 100% cotton Allersoft, this is the softest pillow you can buy. The fabric … [Read more...]

Kids Update!

We have had a busy weekend, so I have not had a chance to update you all about the kids doctors' appointment on Friday.  I had my mother-in-law come with because both kids had an appointment, and they both needed shots.  I am not dumb; I brought reinforcements.  :) Let's start with Madison.  She is 44 1/2 lbs and 42 3/4 inches tall.  Again, she is off the … [Read more...]

Will’s 1 yr checkup

I took Will in for his one year check up today.  He was 24 lbs 5 oz and 30 1/2 inches long.  From last time (which was about 3 months ago), he's put on about 3 lbs and 2 inches.  Yes, he's a big, growing boy.  Over the next couple of months, we have to wean him off the bottle, get him on all people food, and get him drinking milk.  We have our work cut out … [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 […]