Must-Do Outdoor Activities With the Family

Now that the weather is warmer it is very likely that you and your family have your minds on the things that you plan to do as soon as school is out for the summer. It's time to start planning some outdoor fun and adventure. Whether you plan to do a lot of travelling or your just want to stay close to home, there are plenty fun things that can keep your … [Read more...]

Moving to a New City

Moving to a new city can be a challenge. People who move may be anxious about leaving family and friends and new residents have to get used to a new local culture. In addition, the logistics of a move can be difficult. Here are some thoughts that can make your move less stressful: Emotional issues related to a move Your move may mean that you lose a … [Read more...]

Boxtrolls . . . . In Theaters Friday . . . .What Makes A Family

We are heading out of town this weekend for a family weekend together. That's what makes this Boxtrolls video so fitting . . it's called What Makes A Family! The Boxtrolls is a family event movie from the creators of “Coraline” and “ParaNorman” that introduces audiences to a new breed of family. The Boxtrolls are a community of quirky, mischievous … [Read more...]

First Look at Paul Rudd in Marvel’s ANT-MAN!!!

  Based on the Marvel comic character first published in 1962, Marvel’s “Ant-Man” continues the lineage of epic big-screen adventures chronicled in Marvel’s “Iron Man,” “The Incredible Hulk,” “Iron Man 2,” “Thor,” “Captain America: The First Avenger,” “Marvel’s The Avengers,” “Iron Man 3,” “Thor: The Dark World,” “Captain America: The Winter … [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 […]