My Favorite Graduation

Yes, it's that time of year -- Graduations!  For me, one of the best graduations I attended was this one: Yes.  That would be Madison's kindergarden graduation.  It was cute.  It was touching.  Bill took off work, and even his mom came!  Her classmates sang, I think, something like 10 songs for us. They were all well behaved and did awesome.  Even … [Read more...]

Celebrating Mother’s Day

With Mother's Day right around the corner, it is time to start thinking about what the best advice my mom ever gave to me about parenting.  I know right away what that is.  My mom always says "if you don't stick up for your kids, no one will".  And that is so true.  My kids (3 and 7) are too small to fend for themselves, and if I am not their advocate who … [Read more...]

You’re invited to a Halloween Twitter Party sponsored by Tiny Prints!

I know Halloween is a time of year that I love. My favorite Halloween memory is the kids both running to the doors last year Trick Or Treating. Will, being all of 2, was just trying to understand what to do. After about 5 houses, he was done and just rode in the wagon. Madison could have went all night! LOL Though this year, since Halloween falls on the … [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 […]