Watch Your Tongue, Cecily Beasley

Boys and girls will laugh as Cecily slurps her food, belches out loud, and even sticks her tongue out. There’s a lesson they’re sure to learn in this playful book on manners— being rude isn’t fun when you’re on the receiving side (as Cecily finds out)! This rambunctious, rhyming picture book makes its point with irresistible humor. Watch Your Tongue, Cecily … [Read more...]

The Story of Hanukkah Howie Giveaway!

Have you ever had a bad hair day? If so, you have to read The Story of Hanukkah Howie. Howie has very strange spiked hair, but only during the eight days of Hanukkah. By day eight, in fact, there are "... nine spikes in all, four at right, four at left, one in center so tall". Howie’s Mom gradually realizes that Howie's hair looks like a menorah -- the … [Read more...]

My Favorite Graduation

Yes, it's that time of year -- Graduations!  For me, one of the best graduations I attended was this one: Yes.  That would be Madison's kindergarden graduation.  It was cute.  It was touching.  Bill took off work, and even his mom came!  Her classmates sang, I think, something like 10 songs for us. They were all well behaved and did awesome.  Even … [Read more...]

Michelin Stealth Hybrid Technology Wiper Blades

As many of you know, I live in the Chicago area.  This is the time of the year we get crazy weather -- one day it rains, the next it snows.  Yes, it is April, and we can get snow here!  When making changes in your home for spring cleaning, it is also important to include your vehicle in that.  Making sure that your windshield wiper blades are top notch is … [Read more...]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]