Country Inn and Suites

Last weekend, I had a girl's getaway at the County Inn and Suites.  I spent the day shopping.  I went and had a great dinner at Maggiano's.  I also went and saw The Men Who Stare At Goats.  (Interesting movie, let me tell you).  I also got to spend the night at the Country Inn and Suites.  I love this hotel.  Bill and I actually stayed in a Country Inn and … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: Summer Fun

We took these up in Green Bay at Bay Beach when it was hotter than well you know. The kids had a blast at Bay Beach, and that alone makes it worth taking the kids there. What makes it even better is that it is super cheap. Tickets are 20 cents and most rides take one or two tickets. You can literally spend all day there and not spend $20! It makes you … [Read more...]

Limu The Blue Turtle and His Hawaiian Garden

Limu The Blue Turtle and His Hawaiian Garden is a book my inlaws brought back from Hawaii while they were there on vacation. I guess that this book is part of a series. However, this is the first one we have. The first thing that grabs your attention with this book is the beautiful illustrations. I even like to look through this book to look at the … [Read more...]


Idiocracy is one of those movies that you don't intend on watching but you get sucked into it (trust me, I've seen it 3 times now and none where on purpose). The basic premise of this movie is that Luke Wilson becomes part of a government experiment and wakes up to find himself 500 years in the future. What he finds is truly sad. He instantly goes from … [Read more...]

Rhapsody KIDS Giveaway

Rhapsody KIDS is the first music subscription service to offer a fun, safe, and easy music experience created just for kids. There is nothing worse than have to constantly find music that is appropriate for our children. This is especially tough as they get older. There is nothing worse then having them sing along to […]

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!