Smirnoff Sorbet Light Summer Strawberry and White Peach Cocktail Recipe!


Smirnoff Sorbet Light Summer Strawberry and White Peach are the perfect way to celebrate this Labor Day without worrying about your waist line. Blended with your favorite frozen fruit, you can have a refreshing treat with few calories and no added sugar. Here is a tasty cocktail I whipped up in minutes using Smirnoff Sorbet Light [...]

5 Worst Parenting Mistakes You Can Make With Your Teenager!

Jacob Parenting Issues

  Now that most of my friends and I have adult children one would assume that we have fabulous kid free lives. That’s a laugh! Truth is this parenting thing is an ongoing experiment in terror that has no end. My son is about to turn 21, so I have an invisible badge of honor [...]

Lithium Cordless Handheld Vacs from BLACK+DECKER Review!


Lithium cordless handheld vacs from Black + Decker All the best parents will tell you that you simply must give your children chores around the house to teach them responsibility. What they don’t tell you is that sometimes the kids make the household chores more difficult than had you just done them yourself. Although Jake [...]

Fathers Against Drunk Driving & Breathometer Device Review And Giveaway!


As parents, we never stop worrying about our kids and their safety. When they are little, we are there to pick them up when they fall. We put training wheels on their bikes and make them wear helmets when roller-skating. When they turn the corner and become adults, relinquishing some of that control can be [...]

American Blanket Company Loft Luster Blanket Review And Giveaway!


*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. This winter has been brutal! I don’t think I can remember the last time we had a winter this cold here in Chicago, and that is truly saying something. Seem like the entire country is looking forward to “thawing out” this spring. In the mean [...]

Skinnygirl Cocktails New Line of Fine Wines

Skinny Girl 1

*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. It’s award season, which has always been my favorite time of year. Something about watching the glitz and glamour of the movie and television stars walking the red carpet in the most fashionable frocks makes me smile. Some people have Super Bowl and World Series [...]

Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise Holiday Deviled Eggs Recipe!

Hellmann's Deviled Eggs

Parties, Parties, Parties…It seems like the Holidays are all about the parties. Every year I am invited to multiple gatherings for Christmas and every year I have to come up with a special dish to share with everyone. Most parties today consist of everyone bringing a finger food; something to put out that is pretty [...]

Aldi Has Everything You Need To Make This Christmas Spectacular!

Aldi Christmas

*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are our own. Christmas cookies, spiral honey hams, turkeys with stuffing…Oh My! A holiday isn’t the same without all the delicious foods that we have grown to equate with the holidays and Aldi has everything you need to make this Christmas spectacular. Every year since I was a [...]

100 Years of Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise Bringing Out The Best!

Hellmann's Collage 2

*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are our own. Some foods are staples in your kitchen. Ketchup, mustard and Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise are things you will most likely find in every kitchen across America. I mean what’s a sandwich without Hellmann’s, right? This September I was lucky enough to have been invited to help [...]

Jackie’s Turkey Sandwiches Recipe For A Crowd!


  Thanksgiving is fast approaching and of course everyone will have turkey left over. Remember when Ross on the TV show Friends had his sister Monica make him the “Moist Maker” sandwich the day after Thanksgiving? Well Jackie has a similar crowd favorite for your loved ones to enjoy. The turkey sandwiches recipe is below, [...]

Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise 100 Years of Celebration! $300.00 Giveaway!


Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. I’m celebrating my 42nd. I can’t even begin to think about how much history can be made in 100 years. 42 is a lot; I’ve manage to accomplish a great many things in my time here. I’m a strong, independent woman with a good job, [...]

Jabushe 24 Hour Crème Review and Giveaway


*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. In the last 2 years all of my friends have turned 40. Some of us did it without a thought, others not so much. There is just something about that number that is hard to reckon with, you wake up in the morning and suddenly [...]

The 2014 Chevrolet Impala Review!


When I was a kid my father had a canary yellow 1972 Chevy Impala with a black stripe down the side. I would sit on the white leather bench seat and pretend like I was driving. Even then I knew it was a cool car. Through the years I’ve known many people who have owned [...]

SeneGence International MakeSense Silk Pore and Wrinkle Minimizer Review


*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are our own. SeneGence International has a complete line of skin care that helps reduce the effects that aging has on our skin. There newest creation is the MakeSense Silk Pore and Wrinkle Minimizer that you apply over your moisturizer but under your foundation for a flawless look. [...]

The Walt Disney World Experience for the First Time at 40 Years Old


*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are our own. I remember my first trip to Disneyland back in 1976 with my Aunt Janet. It was a magical experience even back then. Back in the 70’s kids didn’t see the things they do today, so the Disney experience was beyond your wildest dreams. Over the [...]