4 Tips for Helping Someone through a Difficult Time

Is there someone in your life that is going through a difficult time? Maybe it is a friend who lost a loved one or is going through a divorce. Perhaps your sister is nursing a broken heart., or is battling a serious illness. Whatever the situation, you want to be there for the person, but you may feel a bit lost as to the best way to offer your … [Read more...]

Common Questions About Vow Renewals

Most of us have heard of the concept of renewing wedding vows. But, unless you know someone who's done it, or you've been to a renewal ceremony, the details can be a bit foreign. So, if you've been thinking that the idea appeals to you, or even if you're just curious about the concept, here are a few basic tips and answers to common questions about vow … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: Are You Ready to Play Outside?

Are You Ready to Play Outside? is a book about two unlikely friends: a pig and an elephant.  This book is excellent for the beginning reader.  Each page has about a line on it, and it is a fairly short book.  It definitely will hold the attention of any child even if they have a short attention span.  The illustrations, while simple, definitely add to the … [Read more...]

Countdown To Christmas: The Art Of The Apology

Ever lose your temper and just not know the right way to apologize or even if you should? Then The Art Of The Apology is the book for you.  This guide will show you how to make an effective apology in any situation - at work, at home, or in life, and offers practical advice on how to recover from mistakes and restore good relationships.  This book has great … [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 […]