Dinosaur Train Giveaway

This giveaway is now over. The winner is Anne. Congrats! My kids are huge fans of Dinosaur Train, so we were sure to watch the newest television special on August 20th:  Dinosaur Train Under the Sea.  Instead of taking the Dinosaur Train over land, this time they go into water.  They explore the  Cretaceous, Jurassic, and Triassic oceans to learn about … [Read more...]

Why I’m Glad I’m Not Kate

You know, Kate from Kate Plus 8. I like her show. I am happy that it came back. I'm watching the "Inside Kate's World" episode right now, and man, I'm glad I don't have her life. (Yes, it's TIVOd.  I missed it when it actually aired).  I heard some statements that I have to agree with. Mostly, Angelina Jolie has lots of kids and she's not a bad mom if she … [Read more...]


One of the things Madison has been begging for is Bendaroos.  She saw an infomercial a while back and has been dying to have these.  As you can see, she is enjoying taking her Bendaroos out and separating them.  They stick and stay in whatever configuration you put them in.  What I loved the most was that you can unbend them!  Bendaroos literally can almost … [Read more...]

Sid The Science Kid: Everybody Move Your Feet

I had no idea that Sid The Science Kid had expanded into books until recently.  We are huge Sid The Science Kid fans.  Sid has a way to entrance both my 6 yr old and my 2 yr old. Sid The Science Kid:  Everybody Move Your Feet is a great book.  May is National Physical Fitness Month and this book is about getting up and moving around!  Sid wants to sit and … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

This is a sponsored post. Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of […]