Ross brought out the budget fashionista in me!

Two weeks I was blessed to attend an amazing event held at The Roof on theWit Downtown here in Chicago for Ross: Dress for less! I really had a blast. The food was plentiful and so was the champagne. The venue was astounding! Can we talk about the view? Even though it was a chilly Read More

Snuggle celebrates 30 years + Giveaway!

It’s #ThrowbackThursday so let me take you way back. LOL. I am a 80s baby and I am proud of it! So much has changed in the world from when I was a kid. Looking at certain things brings back childhood memories like Snuggle I remember that bear so vividly. SO cute and cuddly and Read More

Corner Bakery’s New Superfoods Menu + Giveaway

Corner Bakery invited me out to try their new Superfoods menu items. Since I have recently started a journey for a healthier me I felt that the timing was perfect. I love the Corner Bakery and their sandwiches are amazing, but it is a huge plus to have healthier options to dig into. The new Read More

Children’s Dental Health Month + GIVEAWAY

February is Children’s Dental Health month. We know kids eat a lot of sweets and drink a lot of juice and that can be damaging to their teeth. My son has a cavity and it’s actually right between his front two front teeth. I was heartbroken when I took him to the dentist and found Read More

Bringing sexy back with SilmFast + giveaway!

With the new year right around the corner the thought of weight lost becomes America’s number 1 resolution. So many different diets, fads, and gadgets that promise major weight loss with no effort and as quick as over night. But those companies don’t last long and honestly anything worth having is worth working for. That Read More

Fuel Up to Play 60 with Quaker Oats Giveaway!!

Quaker® Oats teams Up with Andrew Luck and Fuel Up to Play 60 to launch a nationwide search for Schools that are fueling healthy habits. Parents and teachers at Fuel Up to Play 60 schools across the country can enter the Make Your Move Video Contest by submitting a video of their students that showcases Read More

Heat Holders review and GIVEAWAY!!

Here in Chicago it gets COLD! I mean so cold that the hawk will knock your coat off. Well maybe I am exaggerating, but it feels like that. LOL. I was given the opportunity to try out these cool thermal socks called Heat Holders. When the socks arrived it wasn’t quite cold enough. But within Read More

Go to Boo at the Zoo and win a trip to Jamaica?

Sunday afternoon the Pyles’ had a spooky, but fun time at Brookfield Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo! What is Boo at the Zoo you may ask? When asked how to describe Boo at the Zoo two members of the Chicago Zoological Society, Nadine Mcintyre and Ken Grzeslo both had to agree that it’s a safe Read More

Bloggers VIP event at Anna’s Linens + GIVEAWAY!

Last month I had the honor to attend Anna’s linens Bloggers VIP event at their Chatham Village store on 87th Street. It was a delight to see the behind the scenes of a home decorating store and pick up a few tips to prepare for the Fall season. They had tasty snacks, a raffle, how Read More

What to do when visiting the Taste of Chicago 2013 ? Check out Humana Healthier Choices *GIVEAWAY*

Visiting the Taste of Chicago this year? Check out Humana Healthier Choices! I am a true Chicagoan. I was born and raised in Chicago and one of my favorite Chicago perks is attending the Taste! That has been a family tradition that I carry out to this day. I am a true foodie and there Read More