Favorite Things, Friends, Humor

Our Friendship is Justin Bieber-Years-Old

  That's 25 for those of you that don't know how old Justin Bieber is. I had to google it because I didn't know/care how old he was but the point is that my friendship with Rebecca is that old. Has endured that long. The lifetime of a grown-ass human who has sold billions of… Continue reading Our Friendship is Justin Bieber-Years-Old

Family, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

So I totally blew the writing challenges this month. Oh come on, you knew I would and I knew it too. It was too much pressure. April is a busy month here anyway with soccer starting for both girls and now I am freelancing in addition to doing side work AND trying to work on… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

Blogging, Chicago, Friends, Humor, Sponsored Post

Vanilla Ice Has Got NOTHING on this Company

  So last week, I got to be a part of something pretty cool. I have met so many amazing friends blogging but I am very lucky to have some really cool blogging peeps that live right here in the Chicago area. One of those is MJ Tam. Never heard of her? Not for long.....she… Continue reading Vanilla Ice Has Got NOTHING on this Company

Decorating, Humor, Link Party, Pinterest

Old Kitchen Table Makeover

I have a secret. I have always been afraid of painting furniture. Shhhhh....don't tell anyone. I have many irrational fears. [spacer height="20px"] - movie theaters - home improvement stores -Wal Mart on a weekend afternoon   But painting furniture is at the top of that list. For years I have seen many a blogger renovate their furniture by taking Goodwill… Continue reading Old Kitchen Table Makeover

Childhood, Food, Humor, Link Party, Summer

Four Ingredient Recipes- Frito Dip ala Kari

I came up with this little recipe one night (circa 1990) when I was bored. Most 20 year old's go out and kick up their heels when they're bored. What do I do? Create a dip. I would definitely double, triple or quadruple this for company because I created this before I had any concept of serving sizes. Frito Dip… Continue reading Four Ingredient Recipes- Frito Dip ala Kari