I thought religion taught understanding and tolerance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTRDRP2n4Sk I actually saw this video over at Antibarbie, and it ticked me off to the point that I needed to write a post about it. Let me start off by stating that I am a Catholic. The video is about a family who moved to what they thought was a great small town. However, it turns out the town wasn't as great as it was … [Read more...]

Wednesday Hero – SSgt. Darrell R. Griffin, Jr.

This Weeks Soldier Was Suggested By Jenn Staff Sgt. Darrell R. Griffin Jr. 36 years old from Alhambra, California 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division March 21, 2007 "He was a really patriotic young man", said Darrell Griffin Sr. "He said that the people there really needed us and he felt it … [Read more...]

What been happening – Part I

We went to a Baptism party for Bill's cousin's little boy on Saturday. I felt like crap, so I really stayed away from everybody (which turned out to be really good). Madison had a blast playing with all the little kids there. Sunday we found a church. Yeah! We went to the grocery store and I forgot what else we did, but it was a really busy … [Read more...]

This is wrong

As you all know, I am pro-choice. I don't believe in parental notification laws. I believe you can have an abortion for whatever reason you want. And yes I am a mother. And yes I was upset when I miscarried cuz that was a baby to me. However, IT IS MY CHOICE!!! And that's what the abortion debate is about. I am copying what I just found because it is … [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, […]