Turn Your Bedroom into a Sleep Sanctuary

Do you ever wake up feeling exhausted, almost as if you hadn’t slept at all? If you feel as though your quality of sleep could be better, consider making some alterations to your bedroom. Here are some ways to turn your bedroom into a sleep sanctuary. 1. Let there be darkness Artificial sources of light can confuse your natural body clock. Even when you’re … [Read more...]

My 5 New Year’s Resolutions For 2015

It is hard to believe that it is 2015 already! That also means it is the time of year to take stock of our lives and figure out what changes we need to make! There are always ways we can improve ourselves and our lives, and what better time than now? You can read about what resolutions my family and I will be making this year over at Tampico! What are your … [Read more...]

I’m Not Cute!

Welcome back Baby Owl!  With visions of himself a huge scary sleep sharp-eyed hunting machine, the adorable little creature goes out for a walk in the woods.  Every animal he meets thinks he is so cute, fluffy, and hugable.  Baby Owl doesn't want to be any of those things, so he shouts "I'm not cute!" Then mom comes along and she agrees before … [Read more...]

Avalon Bay 8,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner

I don't know about you, but I hate being hot. Now, here in Illinois, we have had a weird summer. When it is hot, we are melting. Okay, it may not have been that hot and the sign may have malfunctioned, but you get my point. When it is hot, it is hot no matter where you live. Anything that can me more comfortable gets a two thumbs up in my book, so … [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 […]