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...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]