InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile #InterConChicago #TNTChicago

I recently checked out the InterCntinental Chicago Magnificent Mile.  Wow.  That one word summarizes this hotel.  The property was originally built in 1929 as the Medinah Athletic Club, a men-only athletic facility. Purchased in 1988, and after extensive restoration and renovation, the InterContinental Chicago officially opened its doors in … [Read more...]

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Weight Watchers® ice cream

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Weight Watchers® Ice Cream for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Life isn't perfect. I think we all know that by now. Heck, Bill and I have made some pretty huge life changing decisions in the last year that has really made our lives different. For those of you who don't read her regularly, he has lost 70 … [Read more...]

5 Tips To Understanding Your Finances

Did you know that it is Financial Literacy Month? Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company is wanting to help is all to better understand our finances. You want to secure your financial future and protect those who matter most to you and MassMutual wants to help! Most of us just need to take a few small steps! Here are a few tips that you can … [Read more...]

Gunter Wilhelm Cookware

I recently got to try out the Gunter Wilhelm 8 QT Stock Pot with Standing Lid. I'm in love! This stockpot is part of their brand new line called Model 308. It has a unique 5 ply construction, it cooks faster and more evenly. The mirror finish prevents sticking which leads to easy cleaning! Seriously, who doesn't love stick resistant stainless steel? I … [Read more...]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]