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...]

Data Done Right With Virgin Mobile!

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Virgin Mobile USA which is one of Sprint’s prepaid brands. I received two Virgin Mobile smartphones to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Nowdays, everyone has a cell phone, and there are so many […]

Sprint Chicago Regional Event #MoveForward #SprintMom

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I recently got to take part in a pretty awesome Sprint event. As a long time (like 10 year!) Sprint customer, I love the […]

10 Things You May Not Know About The Blue Man Group

Bill and I recently attended a Blue Man Group show here in Chicago.  It was one of the few times in my life that I wish we would have brought the kids, because they would have loved the show!  I didn’t know what to expect, and The Blue Men did not disappoint.  I have not […]

Adding Milk To Your Day & A Giveaway Too!

How do you incorporate milk into your busy lifestyle?  As you all know, milk is a great source of protein especially in growing bodies! An 8-ounce glass of milk has 8 grams of high-quality protein.  If you are using non-dairy milk, it may not be giving your kids as much protein as you think.  An […]