Have you heard of www.Happier.co.uk? If not, Happier.co.uk is your money saving community where you can find, vote on, and share money saving deals. You will also find freebies and competitions with others just like you.  Happier.co.uk was founded in September 2012 with one mission in mind: To make you savvier, so you can be Happier.  (Because seriously, who … [Read more...]

What Would You Do If A Guy In The Alley Behind Your House Had A Gun?

I had the strangest thing happen today. Let me start by explaining how my house is set up. Behind my house, there is an alley. There is grass that most of the people don't mow, and it's more of an easement for the utilities than anything. I also have an alley on the side of my home too. That alley has gravel on it. My garage faces this alley (no I don't … [Read more...]

Government, Religion, and Thoughts

One of my Facebook "friends" (it's actually somebody I went to high school with) posted this statement as her status: In the face and grieving of tragedy we preach and praise God's word, yet come election time we leave it aside. Please help me understand this?! Now, if she was a blogger, this is clearly link bait to me. What surprised me was that she … [Read more...]

Why Women Should Vote

I actually got this in an email. However, it is so very true. I have not missed an election since I was 18. I always figured that I couldn't complain if I didn't take part in the very process that picks our leaders.  Here is a few things that the history books didn't teach us -- This is the story of our Grandmothers and Great-grandmothers; they lived … [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 […]