7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Cleaned behind and underneath our kitchen appliances. Ew! How does it get so bad, so fast? 02. After three weeks of working past 11pm every night, I'm finally ready to slow it down a little. At least for a day or two. 03. Took our basset hound to a do-it-yourself grooming facility. I prefer to drop her off and pick her up clean, but … [Read more...]

Fun family memories with our Kayak Pool #PowerofThePool

Thinking back to my childhood there are some fun memories that really stand out. Having a Kayak pool in our yard is definitely one of them. Enjoyed by all of our friends and family, our house was the place to be. I don't know how my sister and I didn't grow gills, we swam so much. Our parents never had to worry about where we were, because we were always in our back yard. I have great … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Added another camping trip to our summer calender. 02. Found cat poop in our tub! 03. Enjoyed a fun Marvel Avengers Movie Night as a family. 04. Tried a new bran muffin recipe that turned out horrible. 05. Slept in until 10 am. This never happens. 06. Shopped for spring and summer clothes. 07. Spent a few much needed hours with one … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Filled two Easter baskets for our granddaughters. 02. Drove a new car for review. (post coming soon) 03. Felt heartbroken over the loss of two of my husband's family members. 04. Shopped for a Marvel T-shirt to wear while in LA. 05. Decided to have a quiet Easter at home just the three of us. 06. Enjoyed a day at the salon with my … [Read more...]

Two awesome movies, one marvelous event in L.A. and I’m going! #AvengersEvent #MonkeyKingdom #ABCTVEvent

I'm about to head back to L.A. (4/9 - 4/11) to attend one marvelous event celebrating two exciting new movies - Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON (opening in theatres on 5/1) and Disneynature’s MONKEY KINGDOM (opening in theatres on 4/17). This trip will include a group of awesome bloggers! Together we will be attending a special screening of Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, and attending … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven thins Ive done over the past seven days. 01. Watched several more Marvel movies to prepare for the LA Avengers: Age of Ultron press junket. 02. Had a bad dream that kept me awake for hours. 03. Bragged about our teenage daughter's grades. 04. Was up past midnight working two nights of the week. 05. Took our granddaughter and nieces to see Dreamwork's HOME. 06. Added another … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Blew a tire on the freeway on my way home from work. 02. Had no choice but to hit a front end after it blew off of a car in front of me, again, on the freeway. 03. Started considering a new route home that does not involve the freeway. 04. Received my travel itinerary, hotel confirmation and e-tickets to LA next month. 05. Started … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Went an entire week without cooking a meal,and felt guilty about it. 2. Sent the final payment on a large medical bill. 3. Accepted an invitation to return to LA next month for the Avengers:Age of Ultron press junket. 4. Stayed awake way too late every week night. Adjusting to the time change maybe? 5. Enjoyed a fun family movie night. … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Tried a new recipe (slow cooker beef stew) and loved it. 2. Praised our teenage daughter for having all A's. 3. Watched two new pilot series (Secrets & Lies, Battle Creek), and liked them both. 4. Played three games of Monopoly Jr. with my granddaughter. 5. Started reading a new book (Wild). 6. Had a sinus headache for three days. 7. … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Went back to work full time, after being sick with pneumonia. 2. Experienced bad dreams three nights in a row. 3. Won two movies on a blogger giveaway. 4. Tried a new recipe and hated it. 5. Went to visit a family member that is in the hospital. 6. Watched and really enjoyed The Judge. Great movie! 7. Slept in and took two naps on … [Read more...]

7 things on Sunday: ways to pass the time while home sick

Since I've been sick for the past three weeks with a pretty bad case of pneumonia, I thought I would list seven ways to pass the time while home sick. 1. Movies! Thank goodness we have the Xfinity X1 Platform with On Demand, it literally has thousands of movies to chose from. 2. Sleep. And lot's of it. 3. Read. If you can! I started a book this week, but then the infection moved … [Read more...]

We made the switch and upgraded to the Xfinity X1 Platform #XfinityReviewer

We recently upgraded to the new Xfinity X1 Platform, and I can't wait to share all of the details with you! Not just details on how we view home entertainment (though that has greatly improved), but how several features effect our budget, like adding an Xfinity house phone (yes, I said house phone) with Voice2Go has made it possible for us to cut our mobile data plan, while also adding some great … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Shopped for Christmas gifts online. Free shipping is the bomb! 2. Watched the season finale of Gracepoint, and found it very anticlimactic when the killer was my very first guess. 3. Enjoyed an evening of dinner, and board games with my parents. 4. Had to turn my head while my grandbaby had her ears pierced. 5. Spent an … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed an over night visit with friends. 2. Had to decline an offer to attend an exciting Hollywood press trip, due to bad timing. 3. Baked yummy Pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting. 4. Had our carpets and furniture cleaned. 5. Gave our dog a bath at a do-it-yourself grooming place. 6. Cleaned out and organized our linen … [Read more...]

Target Pharmacy, a better Pharmacy Experience #TargetSponsored #Giveaway

Last year my family made the decision to start using Target Pharmacy, and I'm excited to share that we couldn't be happier. Still feeling completely satisfied, we fill all of our monthly, new and even pet scripts while we shop one of our favorite stores. Haven't tried Target Pharmacy? Now's the perfect time! New Pharmacy guest, fill your first script and sign up for Pharmacy rewards and … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

I've been slacking on this, so here are seven things Ive done over the past fourteen days. 1. Cut 4 & 1/2 inches off of my hair. I'm never growing it out. 2. Had my nails done. I love spending time at my salon. 3. Started Christmas shopping. I love the holidays. 4. It's official, I've gained back the 18lbs that I lost last year. Whatever! 5. Helped move our daughter, her … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Bought our granddaughter a new to her/used bedroom set. 2. Started reading a new book. Rocks: My Life in and out of Aerosmith by Joe Perry. 3. Watched The Calling on DVD, and enjoyed it. 4. Cried like a baby while watching Parenthood. Again this week! 5. Pulled our Halloween decorations out of the attic. 6. Received a pay raise at … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed dinner out alone with my husband. 2. Felt run down while fighting off a sinus infection/ and or cold. 3. Cried during a tv show. This is a weekly occurrence while Parenthood is airing. 4. Enjoyed baking and decorating Halloween cupcakes with my daughter and granddaughter. 5. Won a prize on a blog. 6. Saw Gone Girl. Didn't hate … [Read more...]

7 things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Took our daughter shopping for Homecoming. Kind of last minute but it all turned out great. 2. Enjoyed two evenings of dinner and cards with my parents. 3. Paid our last car & truck payments. First time since 1997 we are loan free! 4. Excited to be watching the new season of The Blacklist. 5. Stayed up way too late (2am) on a … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday, Pretty Lady Salon #Detroit

This week, instead of writing about myself, I decided to list seven things I love about Pretty Lady Salon. 1. Their knowledgeable and talented staff. Pretty Lady Salon is an Aveda Concept Salon, so continual education on all new trends and products keeps them in the now. Ready to handle any issues you might be facing. 2. Outgoing customers service. I love that they offer a flexible … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Was upset to hear that A&E canceled the series Longmire. 2. Signed an excited new contract for blogging. 3. Ordered two new books from Barns & Noble. 4. Spent a fun evening shopping with my teenage daughter. 5. Had my hair done. Trying really hard to grow it out. 6. Went to opening weekend of HalloWeekends at Cedar Point. (blog post … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Was sad to see True Blood come to an end. 2. Took my daughter, and granddaughter to the movies to see Maleficent, again. 3. Hosted a fun get together with family and friends at our house. 4. Laughed until we both cried over geeky, hashtag jokes while watching Batman with my daughter. 5. Enjoyed a fun overnight visit with old … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Spent hours on unfinishing our basement, after being flooded with sewer water. Still have a lot of work to do. 2. Took a break from it, and went camping up north. 3. Enjoyed a nice visit with my daughter, and both granddaughters. 4. Sold an item on a local Facebook group. 5. Went to the movies with my daughter, husband and dad to see … [Read more...]

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