2016 Guinness World Records 2016 Gamer’s Edition

The bestselling video games annual is back! My kids absolutely love this book and beg that I get it for them every single year. Bursting with mind-blowing records and tantalizing trivia, the Guinness World Records 2016: Gamer's Edition is a must-have for any gaming fan. Whether you're all about the latest first-person shooter, an app aficionado, an MMO … [Read more...]

Witch’s Broomsticks Treat Bags

Here is another fun DIY craft you can make!  Why have your Halloween treat bags be boring?  Here's what you need: brown paper bags (2 bags needed per broom) string/twine scissors treats for inside the bag twigs   Directions: 1. Start out by cutting off the bottom one of the bags. 2. Simply slide the bag without the bottom … [Read more...]

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile #InterConChicago #TNTChicago

I recently checked out the InterCntinental Chicago Magnificent Mile.  Wow.  That one word summarizes this hotel.  The property was originally built in 1929 as the Medinah Athletic Club, a men-only athletic facility. Purchased in 1988, and after extensive restoration and renovation, the InterContinental Chicago officially opened its doors in … [Read more...]

Citri Star Juicer

I have always wanted to make fresh homemade orange juice but always thought it was a long, difficult, drawn out process; until the Citri Star! This is the coolest, easiest citrus juicer I have ever seen! Let me tell you, I just took it out of the box, washed the pieces and grabbed an orange! All you have to do is plug in the Citri Star, cut an orange … [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 […]