Taking Care of Your Dog’s Teeth #ChewsWisely #MilkBone #SayItWithMilkBone

Did you know that gum disease is a common but serious problem in dogs? Yet brushing your dog’s teeth can prevent it! It's estimated that 85 percent of dogs over five years of age suffer from periodontal disease. This develops when food particles and bacteria collect along the gum line. If you don't get rid of it, it turns into tartar. Tartar will eventually … [Read more...]

Firefly Star Wars Ready Go Brush

You don't have to be in a galaxy far, far away to make brushing teeth fun. The new Firefly Star Wars Ready Go Brush flashes successively green, yellow, and red like a traffic light to get kids to brush the dentist recommended time. The Star Wars characters are featured on the colorful toothbrush handles. You can get either (or both!) Yoda or Darth Vadar. … [Read more...]

Orbit for Kids Giveaway!

We are a gum chewing family. My husband Bill alone will chew a pack of gum a week himself. That is why I was excited to try out Orbit® for Kids sugarfree gum. This gum gives parents a fun and convenient way to protect their children’s teeth (and theirs too if they chew it) between brushings. This comes in two flavors: Original Bubble Gum (my favorite) and … [Read more...]

What makes you smile? #FABsmile #giveaway

What makes me smile? My kids innocence. I just hope they can keep it just a little bit longer. I'll be honest -- this picture does more than make me smile; it makes me laugh! This picture came about when we told my 6 year old to balance a spoon on his nose. Now, I know you and me are both thinking about the "correct" way to do this trick. However, my son had … [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?

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 Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]