7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the last seven days. 1. Enjoyed the season premiere of True Blood. 2. Let my five year old granddaughter do my hair. 3. Finally replaced a knob in my car that has been gone for over two years. 4. Made our final payment on a big medical bill. 5. Enjoyed a family night at the movies. We saw World War Z. (all six of us loved it) 6. Celebrated my dad's 70th … [Read more...]

Motor City Comic Con 2013

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A few weeks ago I took my girls (+ one boyfriend) to the 24th Annual Motor City Comic Con. A three day event here in the Detroit area. This year the number of attendees was a record breaking 20,000, due mostly to a one day appearance of Marvel legend Stan Lee, and media guest Norman Reedus, of The Walking Dead, and The Boondock Saints fame. The massive crowd sure didn't stop us from having … [Read more...]

A Teenager Already!

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It just feels like yesterday she was born! Amazing how fast thirteen wonderful years can go by! Happy 13th birthday to my daughter, Allison! … [Read more...]

Enjoying the Snow

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I've been down all week with a touch of pneumonia. Still not 100% I may not be able to enjoy the snow, but Allison and Roxy sure are. … [Read more...]

Charmed Again & By My Daughter

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In the late 90's I fell in-love with the television series Charmed. Sunday night's were mine to wallow in all of the silly demon fighting, and drama that The Charmed Ones battled each week. Though I enjoyed every magical moment, it was the bond of sisterhood that really locked me in season after season (1998-2006). Having a sister (also a big fan of the show) that is my best friend, I could really … [Read more...]

Milk-Bone® Making Our Donation #CBias #iLoveMyK9

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Roxy is in-love with the new Milo’s Kitchen Chicken Jerky . Honestly, what's not to love? Made with 100% jerky, and no artificial flavors or fillers. They smell and look great! Bringing home all of Roxy's favorite treats, like delicious Pup-Peroni is just one way we enjoy showing her how much she's loved. I like to think she knows how lucky she is to be in her forever home. … [Read more...]

A Visit With My Nephew & We Bought A Zoo Review

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We had the pleasure of having our nephew stay with us over the holiday weekend. The kids (12 & 13) mostly do their own thing when he comes to visit. Yet,certain things are a must: like several trips to the video rental store so the kids can pick out multiple movies and games. There is also a minimum of one pizza night depending on how long he stays. This was a three night stay, so we only ordered … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday – Puppy Flashback

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Flashing back to when both my puppies were little. It all goes by so fast. Wordless Wednesday … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday #NavyPier

My daughter Allison over looking The Navy Pier in Chicago. Wordless Wednesday … [Read more...]

Craftsman Holiday Blog-bash Chicago

I attended the Craftsman Holiday Blogger Bash while in Chicago last weekend. The Craftsman studio loft was an awesome place for a blogger party! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday #Chitag

Good times were had at the the Chicago Toy and Game Fair (ChiTAG)! Wordless Wednesday … [Read more...]

The Fox and the Hound 30th Anniversary 2-Movie Collection & $5 Coupon

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In Celebration of THE FOX AND THE HOUND’s 30th Anniversary! Having a hound as part of our family, We are really looking forward to this release! I definitely see us snuggling on the couch together for a fun family double feature. The Fox and the Hound and The Fox and the Hound 2, in a special 30th Anniversary 2-Movie Collection for the first time ever in high-definition … [Read more...]

Military Handbag, Review & Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Award-winning fashion designer Eve Baum’s goal when she started Militaryhandbag.com for a variety of styles, even a beautiful Military Bride To- Be! MilitaryHandBag.com can also embellish custom handbags and accessories with dog tags, name tapes, custom embroideries and flower pins. Military handbags and accessories start at $8 and go up to $85. Gift … [Read more...]

Allie Finkle Books, Review & $50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!

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This giveaway is now closed. Allie is just a 9-year-old girl who's just trying to make sense out of the 4th grade, so she jots down rules to help herself remember how to be a good sister, student, and friend – and also not to eat anything red. That's a rule! In Book 1: Moving Day, When Allie's parents announce that the family is moving, Allie's sure her life is over. She's not at all … [Read more...]

It’s All About The Hair

Watching our daughter prepare for her first year of middle school has been such an excited time. I've really enjoyed the mother, daughter shopping days for school supplies and clothes. The first few months of school could not have gone better. I'm so proud of how Allison has embraced these changes in her live and grown in to such a beautiful young lady. Each morning she is up early, in a great … [Read more...]

Having The Proper Tools, Flat Iron Review

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Watching our daughter prepare for her first year of middle school has been such an excited time. I've really enjoyed the mother, daughter shopping days for school supplies and clothes. The first week of school could not have gone better. I'm so proud of how Allison has embraced these changes in her live and grown in to such a beautiful young lady. Each morning she is up early, in a great mood … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday, Cranbrook Institute of Science

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Our visit to Facebook! - … [Read more...]

Happy Father’s Day

Wishing all the Fathers a very Happy Father's Day today! My husband Gerry and our daughter Allison 6/22/99 … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday

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Fifth grade graduation and celebration lunch. - … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday

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A trip to Krispy Kreme before school. - … [Read more...]