Too Busy For Healthcare? Try Walgreens #HealthcareClinic #shop #cbias

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. My kids have a pediatrician. However, I do not have a regular doctor I see. I'm relatively healthy and unless I have something crazy happen, I don't need a doctor. That being … [Read more...]

Don’t Get Ripped Off When Replacing Your Soffits and Fascias

This is a guest post. Building work is notoriously associated with a ‘con-man’ culture. Even companies who are not out to just take your money and run will often charge dramatically over the odds if they’re able to. The replacement of soffits, fascias and guttering is no exception. It’s highly common to have salespeople knock at your door, or pester you … [Read more...]

#KmartOutdoor Living Twitter Party

I recently wrote about our bucket list for our yard. There's a ton of work we'd like to do on top of what we've already done.  That's why I am excited to tell you about Kmart's Outdoor Living Twitter Party.  My current patio set we bought at Kmart, so I know the selection and choices you have there.  Last summer, we busted an umbrellas (thanks storms!) and … [Read more...]

The Basement Remodel: Framing

We have had a lot of progress this week. Right now, they are framing out the basement. However, we are still trying to figure out where to put a bathroom. I have a really low ceiling and we have beams that are seriously in the way. The HVAC guy is coming tonight, so we should have some of our ductwork redone shortly too. Here's what we are looking like: … [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 […]