Where To Go On Vacation Next Year

Yes, I am already thinking about where we need to take vacation next year. I plan ahead on most things and vacation is definitely not something that we wait to plan for (plus I need time to save for said vacation). Now, this year, we went to New York. From Chicago, that is something like a 13 - 14 hour drive. Next year, I am looking to only go about 8 … [Read more...]

The Attic Remodel?

I am hoping to start getting some estimates on redoing the attic. I did a post today regarding the software I was using to help me figure out what I wanted to over at Lisa Reviews, and Julie wants to see what I have already done. Even though it is still a work in progress, this is what we have come up with: I am hoping you can read the room sizes. I … [Read more...]

The Glasses Saga

Ok, I think I am going to go crazy. Is anyone else's little one in glasses at this young of an age. I am having a heck of a time getting her glasses on and then getting her to keep them on. It is like pulling teeth. Why is she so darn stubborn? I am trying to not go the route of bribing, but I am game for all and any suggestions anyone has. … [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, […]