Skylanders SWAP Force Preorder Incentive at Target

Will is a HUGE Skylander fan, so I had to pass along this news! Available now, those who pre-order Skylanders SWAP Force at Target will receive the first-ever magic pre-sell cards that will unlock an in-game upgrade when Portal Masters place it on their SWAP Force Portal of Power. Also, those who reserve a Skylanders SWAP Force Starter Pack at … [Read more...]

Mr. Lid

Sometimes I like to use my blog as a platform for good. As you all know, I am from Green Bay Wisconsin, so when I see a company in Wisconsin good, I like to applaud them for it. If they make a great product, all the better! Mr. Lid is the company I want to tell you about. As a mom, I always have leftovers and Mr. Lid has one of those products that you … [Read more...]

Halloween Dog Photo Costume Contest

As many of you know, we have a dog, so I have a great Halloween giveaway for all of you who have dogs! It is time to pull out those old photos of your little dogs (or big ones) in a Halloween costume. If you don't have any, make sure you take some! Yes, that is my dog in a cowboy hat. Before she tried to eat it, of course! One lucky winner from this … [Read more...]

Astrobrights Back To School Giveaway!

For parents, it’s time to celebrate! The kids are going back to school and the only thing standing in the way of utter freedom –- the back-to-school shopping list. Last year Americans spent $70 billion on back-to-school and college merchandise and that number is only going to soar in 2012.  On top of the list this school season is Astrobrights Paper. It’s … [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 […]