Review: uKloo

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uKloo is a new game out there for kids learning to read. It was invented by a mom to help her child get over his fear of reading. uKloo is great for kinesthetic (hands on) learners. It offers physical exercise and helps build confidence. It also promotes independent learning and play. You as the parent get to choose how many cards to use, which cards to ...continue reading

Does This Church Make Me Look Fat?

Does This Church Make Me Look Fat? is for people who have a problem with organized religion, but can't quite dismiss the notion of God, and for those who secretly sing hymns in their cars, but prefer a nice mimosa brunch to church. This is the story of what it means to find joy in love, comfort in prayer, and—incredibly, surprisingly—faith in a big-hearted ...continue reading

A Little Pest Here, A Little Pest There

With that title, you may think I'm talking about the kids. This time, I'm not.  I'm not even talking about the Halloween kids that will be knocking at my door shortly!  :)  Instead,  I'm talking about real pest control.  I'll be honest -- this isn't something I even thought about until I owned a home.  When we lived in a Aurora, we had a huge pest problem.  ...continue reading

CLR Bathroom and Kitchen Cleaner Review and Giveaway

This giveaway is over. Congrats to Kimberly and Janet F. I will be contacting your shortly!I am quite use to living with hard water.  When I lived in Wisconsin and when we lived in Aurora, we had hard water.  Hard water is tough on a lot of things.  However, one of the places you can really see it is in your bathroom.  You will often find you have what ...continue reading