Snapatoonies: At the Zoo with Turtle

Snapatoonies is great fun for kids.  It is highly interactive and will have your little ones thinking and shouting out answers as the characters ask lots of questions.  This is a series of DVDs and each show is a different story.  Every show is packed with more fun and adventures with a new character/host and new and exciting things to learn.  The … [Read more...]

Grilling Ty Pennington

Last night I was lucky.  I was invited to the Craftsman Experience in Chicago.  It is so hot in Chicago right now though.  It is like somebody turned on their Weber portable gas grill and left it on.  It is just wrong that we are hitting close to the 100s in temperate in September.  Down south?  Yes.  In Chicago, it's wrong wrong wrong.  It didn't matter what … [Read more...]

Adventures on Misty Island

Based off the hit movie Thomas & Friends: Misty Island Rescue, Thomas and James must travel through mysterious Misty Island mountains to transport needed construction supplies to the Sodor Search and Rescue site.  You are able to take this track apart and reassemble any way you want.  There are many fun accessories that add exciting challenges to your … [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 […]