Blogging, Chicago, Giveaway

WOW Summit in Chicago 2017 Pass Giveaway

So there's this amazing conference or "summit" in the Chicago suburbs in a few weeks and I'm excited but also a little apprehensive because of one thing: people-ing. Lots and LOTS of people-ing. Yes, I know what you're thinking: Kari, you seem so outgoing and fun-loving (and beautiful), why are you afraid of people-ing?   Why… Continue reading WOW Summit in Chicago 2017 Pass Giveaway

Food, Link Party, Pinterest

My All-Time Favorite Crock Pot Recipes

  I love a good crock pot recipe. When it isn't a good slow cooker recipe. Just kidding, they're both the same. I am blowing the minds of those of you who don't cook now. Amiright?? There is something magical about putting all of your ingredients into a metal container, turning on a button and… Continue reading My All-Time Favorite Crock Pot Recipes

Chicago, Humor, John Hughes

John Hughes Playlist Because I Have Too Much Time on My Hands

  I don't. Have too much time on my hands, to be clear. But my John Hughes addiction never sleeps. Never. Sleeps.    And yours shouldn't either which is why I am sharing with you something that I have kept secret for a very long time. I have an Apple Music playlist dedicated to songs… Continue reading John Hughes Playlist Because I Have Too Much Time on My Hands

Decorating, Humor, Life

I Hate Painting Furniture

I do. I really, REALLY do. I have read my share of DIY blogs to know that everything that I crank out is sub-par at best. In fact, one could argue that my once DIY blog no longer has anything to do with DIY. That is unless DIY stood for Dammit! Ick! Yikes! which is… Continue reading I Hate Painting Furniture

Favorite Things, Link Party, Neat Freak

My Favorite Voodoo Oils

I have talked about my voodoo oils obsession a bit before but not too much because I don't want you to think I am crazy. Because there's still a stigma with essential oils and the people who come along with that. Some call them tree huggers, hippies or crunchy (as in granola). Others think it… Continue reading My Favorite Voodoo Oils