Christmas Velvet Art

We are huge Klutz fans, so needless to say that their Christmas Velvet Art book was a huge hit in my house.  The great thing with this book is that it comes with 6 markers and the velvet art designs include cards, ornaments, and gift tags.  This is truly like no other book you've seen.  Both of my kids can use this book since the velvet doesn't … [Read more...]

Giraffalaff Limbo

One of the funnest and funniest games that is coming out for Christmas is Giraffalaff Limbo.  Not only will your kids be giggling but you will be too!  This isn't like any Limbo you've ever played though.  You have to spin the wheel and find out which silly animal walk you have to do under the limbo bar.  It you hit the bar, it'll start giggling at you, and … [Read more...]

Crazy, crazy times

My life has been nothing but a whirlwind lately. I got to chaperone Madison's field trip on Friday to the pumpkin farm. Easy peasy, right? Well, it ended up being around 40 degrees and pouring, so not so much fun. The kids had a blast. Mommy got chilled. We did get a free pumpkin, and we get to take the wristbands and go back for free! All in all, not … [Read more...]

Pedestrian Safety

This is the start of a series I am going to do on child safety. This is the story of Ben Jablonski, who was struck by a car in a school zone, and his mother's advice to other parents on how to prevent similar accidents. Don't let this happen to your family. … [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 definitely 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 […]