Eye Surgery – Oh My!

As many you may remember, I've had a sty on my eye since June.  Yes, you read that correctly -- June.  Well, I still have it.  About a week ago (per a request from my eye doctor), I visited a surgeon.  I'll be having this removed next Wednesday.  I've got a 7-14 day recovery, and I may not be able to drive for a few days.  (Getting the kids to school will be … [Read more...]

Crazy Week

Can I just say that I am happy this crazy week is over?  I seriously can't take much more of this insanity!  Between the incident at Jewel (which I haven't blogged about but if you follow me and Twitter and Facebook you'll know) and the car yesterday, it has been a crazy week.  Will started preschool and loved it (which is great sign!).  I went to the eye … [Read more...]

With A Little Help From My Friends

We've had a rough couple weeks here at the crazy house. It started mostly with my face infection. Mostly that is all cleared up. However, the sty that caused all this to begin with is still there. They are trying to avoid sending me to surgery, so I'm doing weekly follow-ups. Madison now has an eye that's pink, so we are having to keep an eye on that. … [Read more...]

An Eye For An Eye

Remember that sty on my eye? The one I got before we went camping. The one that gave me pink eye. Well, guess what -- it's giving me problems. Bad ones. I still have said sty.  However, my eye lid started to swell up the other day.  Back to the eye doctor.  My sty is now morphed into a soft tissue infection.  We thought an oral antibiotic would solved … [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 […]