Speed Stacks

Sport Stacking is an exciting individual and team sport where participants stack and unstack 12 specially designed plastic cups in pre-determined sequence. Now, my kids love Speed Stacks. It reminds them of a challenge on Minute to Win It, and they just love stacking these cups. I love that both my kids can play with it too. Instead of playing against one … [Read more...]

10 Reasons To Attend Brands & Blogger Summit

For me, the Brands & Bloggers Summit is one of those must go to conferences. It is held here in Chicago in July, and I put together a small list of why you need to come to this conference if you are blogger! 1. They cap the number of people. I think this years cap was 175. This keeps the event small enough that you can network with almost everyone. … [Read more...]

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

Have you been to the Chicago Toy & Game Fair? I got to go last year, and I have to admit it is amazing.  I got to talk to a lot of the inventors of these games, and they are a very cool bunch.  I didn't bring my kids last year, but there is so much for them to do!  This year, however, they are coming!! The Chicago Toy & Game Fair is held on … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]