5 Reasons to Love Breyers Ice Cream and a Stars and Stripes Sundae Too!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. With the last heat of summer upon us, there is still time to enjoy some great ice cream snacks. My kids' school doesn't have air conditioning so nothing is better than ice cream when they come home. Also, our 25 year old air conditioning unit hasn't held up … [Read more...]

Chick-Fil-A Chicago Ridge #CFAChicagoRidge

I was invited to an early grand opening for our local Chick-Fil-A. Needless to say, I was super excited, since I have never actually had Chick-Fil-A before. I have heard such great things about their food, so this was a great opportunity for me to find out all about them. Now, if you don't know about Chick-Fil-A like me, it all started in 1946. … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Shopping at Mariano’s #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 Mariano’s #cbias #SocialFabric It's hard to believe it, but Mother's Day is this coming weekend! I am in the process of buying things for my mom and my mother-in-law. Every year, I am also … [Read more...]

Dining Out Tips – #NSNation Update – Week 13

A question that I've gotten a lot is how am I eating out and still losing weight.  Now, real life often gets in the way.  I'll be the first to admit that.  You'll find that it's Saturday, you've been running around all day, and its 7 pm and nobody ate.  (That is the exact thing that happened last Saturday to us!).  This is why I love Nutrisystem so much, … [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 […]