Halloween, Here We Come

Bill just called home to let me know he is coming home early. Since we haven't had a chance yet to get pumpkins, we are going to go grab some tonight.  I know that Madison is going to be super excited.  She has been asking for a week when we can carve some pumpkins. … [Read more...]

I’m leaving . . .

At supper tonight, Madison decided to tell us: "Hey you guys, I'm leaving.  I'm going to California.  I'll come and visit" Yes, this is my 4 year old.  I have no idea where she even got this idea.  I refrained from laughing, and we just let her keep talking.  She didn't say anything else quite as funny. … [Read more...]

Thank you Lori!

For as crappy of a day I thought I was going to have with the CPU crap again, I just saw on Twitter a very surprising note.  I won a Zivo Boom Wireless Headset worth $140!  The funny thing is that I didn't enter this for me -- I entered it for my hubby since he puts me in heart failure when he attempts to talk on the phone and drive at the same time.  Plus, … [Read more...]

The Girl In The Window

I have to thank Kat for showing me this story.  I have been debating if I should post about it tonight while I was still upset or wait till morning.  After reading this story, I am still in tears regarding this little girl. I have quoted the first part of the article, so you can understand the conditions this poor girl was living in. Photo Courtsey of … [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 […]