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...]

Rhapsody KIDS Giveaway

Rhapsody KIDS is the first music subscription service to offer a fun, safe, and easy music experience created just for kids. There is nothing worse than have to constantly find music that is appropriate for our children. This is especially tough as they get older. There is nothing worse then having them sing along to […]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!