Captain America: The Winter Solider Trailer and Captain America Printable

After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” finds Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at … [Read more...]

Chick-Fil-A Chicago Ridge #CFAChicagoRidge

I was invited to an early grand opening for our local Chick-Fil-A. Needless to say, I was super excited, since I have never actually had Chick-Fil-A before. I have heard such great things about their food, so this was a great opportunity for me to find out all about them. Now, if you don't know about Chick-Fil-A like me, it all started in 1946. … [Read more...]

Lisa’s Contest Roundup – Week of July 20th

I am going to try something a tad different. The contest posts were crowding out the posts about my kids, my life, and my family. What I am going to do instead is to have one post with a week's worth of giveaways and contests. (I can't wait to see how huge this is going to get!). I am going to "sticky" the post, so it stays on top, so you can find all of … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Kathi Kevin Baker Kevin George Baker, a disabled Navy veteran, had been riding his hand-propelled bicycle from his hometown through Washington, D.C. and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to Marseilles, Illinois to support a new flag designed to honor fallen members of the military. His trip began at his home on Saturday, March … [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 […]