Review: The Blogging Planner

If you are a regular reader here, you will know that I've gotten sick. I also just had surgery last week (what, you didn't notice? You'll find out why in this post.) My organization method for all my blogging stuff (and my life) has always been in my head. Then I got sick with Hashimoto's (for those who aren't following along) which is a thyroid disorder, and … [Read more...]

We All May Get Sick

Brought to you by Genworth. If you follow my blog, you will know of my health struggles as of lately.  In that last couple of weeks, I've learned I had a hernia (that will need surgery) and Hashimoto's disease.  I am only 36, and I have encountered some pretty major medical issues.  I can only imagine if I was older.  It definitely has made Bill and I take … [Read more...]

What shoes do I wear to the #DisneyFrozenEvent?

Even with the endrocronogist and the hernia surgery in my immediate future, I am still going to LA to cover the awesome Disney Frozen Event. I seriously can't wait. I have even found a dress already! (I forgot to take a pic and it's really hard to take a selfie of yourself in a long dress so you will have to settle for one from the website. And I'm not a … [Read more...]

So I Have Hashimotos and a Hernia!

I finally was able to meet with the surgeon yesterday. (If you haven't been following, here's Part 1 and Part 2) The fluid filled "pocket" that I have is a hernia. This will require me to have surgery. From now on, I'm not allowed to lift anything heavier than a gallon of milk until I have the surgery. I will also be out of commission for about a week … [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 […]