5 Reasons to Love Breyers Ice Cream and a Stars and Stripes Sundae Too!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. With the last heat of summer upon us, there is still time to enjoy some great ice cream snacks. My kids' school doesn't have air conditioning so nothing is better than ice cream when they come home. Also, our 25 year old air conditioning unit hasn't held up … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Road Tripping With Different Ages

This post is sponsored by Chevrolet Traverse. As many of you know, we travel all summer long. My family lives four hours away. We own a pop-up camper. Needless to say, most summer weekends we are traveling all over the place, and most likely, we aren't even in our state. We have years and years of experience of traveling with kids of all ages (and we … [Read more...]

Enjoying Our Vacation With Green Dot® Reloadable Prepaid Visa® Card

Have you gone on vacation yet this summer? We just got back from our vacation, and I can tell you that my Green Dot® Reloadable Prepaid Visa® Card definitely helped us to manage expenses and plan accordingly for summer travel. We used our Green Dot® Reloadable Prepaid Visa® Card for: Dinner and Dessert Shopping (and yes, we shopped till my son … [Read more...]

Chicago-style Staycation

It is hard to believe it is finally summer here in Chicago.  We have had a lot of really weird temperature days and a lot of rain!  (I live by Midway Airport, and according to the news last night, we've gotten twice the amount of rain in June than we were suppose too!).  By now, all our kids should be on break whether you are from the area or … [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 […]