Instant $10 Rebate at Office Max and a $100 Visa Gift Card #Giveaway! #Omax10

It's that time of year when your kids start running out of their school supplies or at least, my kids do. I never seem to have bought enough school supplies in August, so I'm always shopping this month for things like pencils, pencil cases, tissues, folders, notebooks, etc. (This is just what I picked up this weekend!) Now, what I totally love about Office … [Read more...]

Back To School With MasterLock

It is hard to believe but Back To School is right around the corner. My kids start school on August 22 with Book Bill Day on August 12 (that's the day we have to pay all our school fees). Everybody is getting their school supplies and getting ready for when school starts. Did you know that college freshmen spend an average of $281 of their back to school … [Read more...]

Astrobrights Back To School Giveaway!

For parents, it’s time to celebrate! The kids are going back to school and the only thing standing in the way of utter freedom –- the back-to-school shopping list. Last year Americans spent $70 billion on back-to-school and college merchandise and that number is only going to soar in 2012.  On top of the list this school season is Astrobrights Paper. It’s … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

Gary Sinise Everyone knows Gary Sinise, the actor. But Wednesday Hero is profiling Gary Sinise, the patriot. Since 2004, Sinise has been playing for our troops around the world with the Lt. Dan Band as well as for charities and benefits. In 2004 he, along with author Laura Hillenbrand, founded Operation Iraqi Children, now known as Operation … [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 […]