Discover Fan Loyalty Poll: 1/3 of the Fans Would Choose the National Title over Giving Gifts

My views are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Discover Products Inc. and its affiliates.   With the holidays upon us and the National Title game right around the corner Discover polled several fans asking what they preferred, giving gifts or their team winning the National Title. This is a tricky question for me because my team is actually playing for the BCS Championship, Florida State of course. This year I have a couple of nieces that will have their best Christmas ever because of a family situation, so I’d take ... [read more]

Daddy’s Hangout Present NFL Predictions 12/22-12/23/2013

Week 15 is in the books and I couldn’t have picked a more unfortunate time to have a bad week. My record was 1-3, which dropped my overall record to 61-27 and my winning percentage from 71.4% down to 69.3%. Things are really heating up as we head down the home stretch with teams vying for a playoff berth, fighting for division titles and home field advantage in the playoffs. Let’s Get Started!!!!!!!!!!!!!   This is a rematch from a couple weeks back when the New Orleans Saints travel to Carolina to meet the Panthers that will more ... [read more]

Who Wants to go to the 2014 Discover Orange Bowl???(Giveaway for Tickets to the Game)

Are you a fan of college football? How about going to Miami to watch one of the most intriguing match-ups during the bowl season when the Clemson Tigers, representing the ACC face the Ohio State Buckeyes who represents the Big 10 Conference. The Clemson Tigers finished the season with a 10-2 record and ended the year with a loss to their rival, the South Carolina Gamecocks. The Tigers finished the season 6th in the nation in scoring averaging 41 points a game, while putting up over 500 yards of offense a game. They’re lead by QB Tahj Boyd and ... [read more]

Ski Fashion Through The Ages

Brought to you by Snozone       Skiing has been a popular sport over the past 90 years or so, however the fashion trends have been forever changing! Each decade has it's own unique trends and styles - 'Ski Sheik' as many would call it. From the 1920's when the first Winter Olympics was held, ski fashion began to grow. Starting with bagging clothing in fairly plain colors, to the 90's where bright colors, and snowboarding where all the rage. Take a look at the below infographic, and discover how much you know about ... [read more]

Music Monday 12/16/2013

My Music Monday is another banger from a young MC from Georgia, Mike McKnight. It's called Living Through the Dash. Enjoy!!!!!!       ... [read more]

Daddy’s Hangout Presents NFL Predictions 12/12- 12/16/2013

Week 14 is in the books and I was really fortunate to come up with another 5-1 record this week. That makes consecutive 5-1 records, which improves my overall record to 60-24 and my winning percentage from 70.5% to 71.4%. Teams are still fighting for playoff positioning, playoff berths and home field advantage throughout the playoffs. There are no marquee match-ups this week and only 4 games worth predicting, but still they’re critical because I’m still aiming to finish with a winning percentage of 70%. Let’s Get ... [read more]

World’s Worst Drivers: Who’s Tops at Being Terrible?

Nobody wants to think of himself as a bad driver. In fact, psychologist Mark Horswill of the University of Queensland discovered that most drivers rate themselves as above average, even after performing poorly on a test of their hazard perception. The ugly truth is that somebody has to be among the worst drivers in the world. The question is, who? What, Exactly, Do You Mean by 'Worst'? According to the World Health Organization's Global Health Observatory data, 1.24 million people around the world die each year on the road. When it comes ... [read more]

The CVS MinuteClinic is the Best for Family Issues!!!!!

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for CVS MinuteClinic. I received promotional items as a thank you for participating   Have you ever been stuck in the Emergency Room for hours to only receive unsatisfactory service and a high bill? How bout going to one of those Quick Care places to be stuck there longer than they advertise? Trust me, I’ve been through that several times and have learned my lesson about those situations, whether dealing with an ER doctor that’s ready to get you out in a hurry or long ... [read more]

Creating Family Holiday Card with LEGO!!!!!!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LEGO for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We all know that LEGO has been in many families, including mine for many years. When I was growing up my family always kept LEGOs and now that I’m a parent they have been something that we’ve always had. With kids and families in general spending so much time online they now have a website where you can play with LEGO also. With Christmas around the corner you can go to LEGO Minifigure Family to create a Christmas card of your ... [read more]

Save Money by Switching to Zact Mobile

I participated in a campaign for Dad Central Consulting on behalf of Zact. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating     With Christmas around the corner my 2 oldest kids really want to get new smartphones. That’s something I don’t mind spending money on because they love going with their friends so I need to be in contact with them at all times, whether it’s calling or text messages. Recently I learned about Zact, which is a nationwide ... [read more]