4th Of July Festivities in Illinois

  Since everybody loved the list I made last year (and found it to be quite helpful), I thought I would do another one this year! It's hard to know what each town is doing, so hopefully this will help. My husband and daughter went and watched the fireworks last night in Burbank, so the shows are already starting! Alton, IL date:Tuesday, July 3, … [Read more...]

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

Have you been to the Chicago Toy & Game Fair? I got to go last year, and I have to admit it is amazing.  I got to talk to a lot of the inventors of these games, and they are a very cool bunch.  I didn't bring my kids last year, but there is so much for them to do!  This year, however, they are coming!! The Chicago Toy & Game Fair is held on … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]