Top tips to help you prepare your home for guests

You might love welcoming friends and family into your home. Whether for an elaborate evening meal, a simple afternoon coffee, or a DVD night; these occasions give you the chance to catch up with your loved ones, and to show off your hosting skills. However, before you open your doors, it’s important to make sure your property is in tiptop condition for … [Read more...]

Saving Money, Stocking Up #NotGoingAnywhere #ad

Hello, winter!  How much snow do you have in your area?  We just had 29 hours of snow where I live!  This is just a few hours into the snowfall.   We ended up snowblowing 3 times today. On top of the snow, we also are getting blistering cold.  With this cold weather, every is running to the grocery store for supplies.  The next two days are going to be … [Read more...]

Fish Tanks

Swallow Aquatics is renowned as “Britain’s Number One Aquatic Experts” for good reason. With arguably the best range of aquatics supplies on offer anywhere in the UK, they are confident that you will find all your aquatics needs. As a family who has had fish for years (and writing this post is making me want to set up our tank again!), finding a great tank … [Read more...]

Diaper Post

Diaper Post is a website that I slap myself in the head and wonder "why didn't I think of that?!" This is an absolutely brilliant website. What Diaper Post does is help people with extra baby diapers (and who doesn't have these!) get in touch with other parents who need those diapers!  As any parent can tell you, you stock up on baby diapers when they are … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]