K’NEX Mighty Makers Home Designer Building Set

Want to build a house? Your budding architect will love this K'nex kit which allows them to build a variety of different house styles, like a colonial, brownstone, and a ranch! The Mighty Maker Home Designers building kit allows kids to flex their engineering skills and build something they see in real life! How cool, right? The Mighty Maker Home Designers … [Read more...]

The Walker and The Cupboards

The little boy is now walking a little more. I think we have a total of 8 steps in a row now. He's only ten months, so I think that is pretty darn good. I have to laugh though -- I just saw an infomercial about those alarm system monitoring things that you put on your cupboards so you know your kids are playing in there. I guess my question is how do you … [Read more...]

Entrecard Changes

I know I have talked about how much I love Entrecard.  They are a great way to drive traffic to your blog and have a great community.  Today, some cool changes took place and some not so cool changes too. First, the cool changes.  Now, you can see how many times a person has dropped their Entrecard on you.  It also lists your last 5 posts that you have … [Read more...]

The Last Time the Chicago Bears Were In the Superbowl

The last time the Bears were in the Super Bowl... In honor of the Chicago Bears going to Super Bowl 41. Here are 41 things that have changed from the last time the Chicago Bears played in the Super Bowl (which was Super Bowl 20 in 1986): 1. Brian Urlacher was in 2nd grade. Rex Grossman was in kindergarten. 2. Peyton Manning was 10 years old. Eli … [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 […]