MasterCard Priceless Cubs Experience #cubspledge

As you all may know, Bill is a diehard Cubs fan. Yes, we live on the south side of Chicago, but he bleeds Cubby Blue. That is why I was super excited to be a part of MasterCard's Priceless Cubs Experience. For those of you who don't know, the MasterCard's Priceless Cubs Experience is pretty simple. First, you pledge what you'd do for Cubs success. Every … [Read more...]

The Safe Dog Handbook

As a new dog owner, I am always looking for books to help me learn about my new dog.  However, The Safe Dog Handbook is a book for both new and old dog owners alike. Each year, thousands of dogs are hurt by many preventable accidents.  This is the complete safety book.  The Safe Dog Handbook shows you how to dog proof your home both inside and out.  It has … [Read more...]

Countdown to Christmas: Giella Custom Blend Cosmetics

A great gift to give any women in your life is Giella custom blend cosmetics. There is no more guessing on what shade will work best for you (or her). They make cosmetic pencils for lips, eyes, and brows. They also have concealer. For your lips, they have custom blend pencils that range from sheer to cream to full bodied. You can even add soy butter and … [Read more...]

Additions and basements

While on vacation, we made some big decisions about the house. Bill is pretty sure we can't afford to go up (that and we don't want to go into a ton of debt trying to just get the shell and then there isn't enough cash left over to actually finish the thing). We do need the extra space (Will's bedroom is only 9x11 without a closet). However, we have an … [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, […]