Sunday, May 27, 2012

Cook'n Giveaway

Cook'n Recipe Organizer is Celebrating their 20th Birthday!

 To celebrate they are giving away over $385 in prizes to 

*3 WINNERS*

Prize #1-Valued at $130!
(Cook'n Software and $50 Walmart Gift Card)

Prize #2-Valued at $130
(Cook'n Software, Cook'n Binder, and Recipe Cards)

Prize # 3-Valued at $125!
(Cook'n Software, Old fashioned popcorn maker, & latest edition of Cook'n Magazine!)


Cook'n, Give Oh Giveaway, Raking in the Savings, Mamal Diane, Capri's Coupons, and Krazy Kabbage have teamed up with some other great bloggers to share this awesome giveaway with you! 


What exactly is Cook'n?

Cook'n is the #1 selling recipe organizer software with over 3 million copies sold! 


Some of the awesome features include: (hint: click the link to see the feature in action)
"Capture" recipes from the internet- My favorite feature!
Calculate the nutrition of the recipe-Helps you live a healthy lifestyle!
Enter your family's favorite recipes easily- There is an quick fill in feature!
Print your own cookbook- This would make a great gift!
Generate grocery list by aisle- An organized shopping list and cost of meal estimate!
MORE great features here-There are so many cool things this software can do, it really is amazing!


After seeing all these cool features you want a copy of Cook'n, don't ya? You can buy it HERE or try to win it via my blog first! This giveaway starts now and will end on June 6th at 11:59 pm Eastern time. Sorry this giveaway is for US only. I know that makes some of you sad....sorry, international shipping is a bugger. To enter all you have to do is answer the following question on the rafflecopter form below. What is your favorite feature of Cook'n? Easy right?

Of course you will have plenty of extra entries to submit too! For this giveaway each participating blogger is listed individually. Choose to like the ones that might interest you and submit those entries. Or better yet, like them all, get every possible entry in for the great prizes; then if in a weeks time you feel your news feed is too clogged, just adjust the notifications. You can hide the posts from your news feed by clicking on the little gadget (star like button) and then adjust accordingly. It is easy to do and better than un-liking a page. Remember you can fill out as many or as few extra entries as you want on the Rafflecopter form! The winner will be emailed and have 24 hours to respond. GOOD LUCK!


Disclaimer: I did not receive any monetary compensation for sharing this giveaway. I just like to share great giveaways!  The comments made above are honest opinions generated by Cj from Give oh Giveaway.

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Thursday, May 24, 2012

Kindle Fire Giveaway



DonnasDealsAndMore has teamed up with Giveaway Scoop and an awesome group of bloggers to bring you an amazing giveaway! Have you seen Giveaway Scoop yet? They recently launched with the goal to make finding giveaways super fun and easy. Here’s the fun part: all giveaways are displayed in large image-based tiles for the “wow” factor. Plus, infinite scrolling lets you effortlessly scan through hundreds of active giveaways. And, the easy part is: all the giveaways are just one click away! Oh, and if you're a blogger, you can add all your giveaways to their site for free. Thumbs up for more traffic and entries to your giveaways! So, head on over to Giveawayscoop.com and discover how fun finding and winning free stuff can be!

One lucky fan will win a Kindle Fire! This awesome giveaway is brought to you by Giveaway Scoop and DonnasDealsAndMore, and co-hosted by BabyCostCutters, Couponer's Corner, Smartchicology, Family, Love and Other Stuff, Trinkies, Be radiant by mark, Mommy Moments with Abby, and This Girl's No Expert All you have to do is fill out the Rafflecopter Below. Remember you can fill out as many or as few extra entries as you want on the Rafflecopter form!

This giveaway will run from 12:01 am on May 24th to 11:59 pm (eastern time) on June 21st. You can tweet and share this giveaway daily for extra entries...so come back daily to increase your chances! The winner will be notified by email and will have 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be drawn! This giveaway is open to US and Canada. Entrants must be 18 years are older. Disclosure: I received no compensation for this publication. My opinions are my own and may differ from those of your own. Krazy Kabbage is not responsible for sponsor prize shipment.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Father's Day Gift Guide 2012


Welcome to the 2012 Father's Day Gift Guide hosted by Blog It Forward! If you are looking for great gift ideas for dad then you came to the right place! Men are so hard to buy for aren't they?! We want to help. We have gift ideas for all of the special men in your life! From hammocks to bathrobes to digital filing systems, we have ideas that will make your shopping easier!
Be sure to come back on June 1 because we will be giving away *every*single*gift* on the Father's Day Gift Guide!

  1. NeatDesk :: For the digital dad. This year give him a sleek tech-tool that will help him manage and digitize important files at home, in the office, and on the road.
  2. 3D Photo Crystal :: For the sentimental dad. 3D Laser Gifts can create etched crystals that show your love and appreciation for dad in a creative way.
  3. Kentfield Men's Hiking Shoe :: For the active dad. The Kentfield by Ahnu is designed for the dad who wants the performance of a cross-trainer with the breathability and comfort of a water-sandal.
  4. Xperience Days :: For the adventurous dad. With thousands of unique gift experiences nationwide, there is a perfect opportunity for dad in your area.
  5. Organic Bamboo Bathrobe :: For the "green" dad. Any dad would love to receive such a luxurious and eco-friendly gift from The Ultimate Green Store!
  6. EatSmart Precision GetFit Body Scale :: For the health conscious dad. This scale from EatSmart is perfect for dads who are serious about taking control of their health!
  7. Hammock Bliss :: For the outdoor dad. Any dad who loves to spend time outdoors will love a new hammock from Hammock Bliss!
  8. Galileo Weather Station :: For the weather buff dad. Dad will love to study the weather on the Galileo Weather Station from Wind & Weather!
  9. King Louie Microfiber Windshirt :: For the All American dad. All USA Clothing offers many gift options that dad will love, all Made in the USA!
  10. Journal 10 :: For the record keeper dad. Give dad his own personal time machine as he records precious memories and builds a memoir to treasure.
  11. Sogno Coffee ::  For the coffee loving dad. Dad will enjoy premium Sogno Coffee made with only the finest Arabica beans.
Please visit the links above which will take you to a full review of our fabulous sponsors. You will also find special offers and discounts. We hope you found some gift giving inspiration for you dad! Don't forget to come back to this blog on June 1. We are giving away over $1210 in prizes! 

Monday, May 21, 2012

All About Baby Giveaway

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This giveaway event is hosted by Danielle @ a delicious obsession! This event is to celebrate the birth of her son, which was in March. She would love to offer her readers the chance to win some of the great baby products she has been given the opportunity to try! This giveaway consists of products that you and your baby will love! Giveaway will run from May 21st through June 3rd. For your chance to win, enter by using the Rafflecopter form below! Good luck!


Prize #1: Winner's choice (up to $30)
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Teething Necklace from Amber Slumber - Amber Slumber sells Baby Amber teething necklaces that are made from 100% natural baltic sea amber. They have a huge variety of necklaces to choose from. Very stylish, modern, and beautiful.

Prize #2:

Glow Bug Cloth Diaper - These cloth diapers are very cute and stylish for little boys and girls. Each cloth diaper has several snaps and can be adjusted. You can choose for a girl, boy, or gender neutral.

Prize #3:
 Swaddle Designs Baby Lovie Plush Dots (Multiple Colors)
Blanket My Baby Personalized Baby Blanket - These blankets are absolutely adorable. They are very soft as well. Get your blanket personalized with your baby's name. Choose which color and font you would like. The blankets are smaller then an average baby blanket. It's more of a cute security blanket.

Prize #4:
Bounce Back Fast! Post Natal Core Conditioning
Bounce Back Fast! Post Natal Core Conditioning DVD - This isn't for baby but your baby can enjoy some one on one time with mommy while you get your belly back in shape after giving birth.

Prize #5:

Mobi WallMate -  These WallMate are really neat. A cute nightlight for your children. They light up different colors or you can have set at a steady color. Available in a monkey, hippo, and elephant.

Prize #6:


Mobi AnimaLamp - Perfect to use a desk lamp so your children can get their homework done, use on your changing table for your baby when you're changing those midnight diapers, use in the tent while camping and more! Available in a monkey, bunny, and giraffe.

Prize #6:
Heating and Cooling Packs for Kids

Thermal-Aid Bear (Lavender) - This bear can be heated in the microwave and used as a heating pad or put in the freezer for use as a cool pack. Use to relieve headaches, muscle aches, joint pain, fevers, and more. Perfect for kids and adults.

Prize #7:

Baby Magic Calming Baby Bath - Relax your baby by giving him/her a nice bath and use Baby Magic's Calming Baby Bath. Made with lavender and chamomile. Tear free, dye free, hypoallergenic, enriched with vitamins and aloe.





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HP Home Office Giveaway




Coupontrade.com and HP are offering the biggest giveaway event so far!

HP Omni 27t series including Microsoft Office Home and Student 2010, Norton Anti-Virus, keyboard, mouse, 3 Care Pack House Service, Windows 7 Home Premium.

Founded in 1939, HP is the world’s largest IT company and brings to market a vast array of innovative, advanced, and reliable products that continuously improve the way their customers live and work. At the HP Home & Home Office Store you will find an unparalleled selection of notebooks, desktops, printers, accessories, and more! Whether shopping for your home or small business, HP has a solution for you.

CouponTrade.com is your new source for discount gift cards and NAME brand coupon codes. Now you can combine these discounts in ONE place to save more than ever before! Now you can SELL your unwanted gift cards too! Are you sitting on any unclaimed cash?   Entry is easier than ever! Check out the Rafflecopter form below!  

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Purple Amigurumi Bunny





Here is my finished crochet Amigurumi bunny.


I used a pattern I found free online: http://premieryarns.com/patterns/211.pdf and Red Heart Super Saver Yarn in Orchid and Aruba Sea. To sew together and for the face I used Red Heart Classic Crochet Thread in black.


Here's a photo of the back with the fluffy pom pom tail.



This is Tilly with the bunny... aww best friends!


Thank you for reading. I'd love to know what you think, please leave a comment below :-)



Friday, May 18, 2012

Internet Speed



  1. Why can’t you live without Internet?
I'm not sure what I'd do without it, I rely on it for so many things. I talk to family, watch TV, read news, find information and find a lot of coupons online too.

2. What would you do with faster Internet?


I think my Internet is pretty fast already. Fast Internet is good for streaming TV shows, downloading and uploading faster and browsing easier too.


3. Who is you current provider and why should they bring faster internet or fiber to your area?



I'm not sure who my provider is but I'm happy with the speed of the Internet, it's just my ageing laptop that's a bit on the slow side. Faster Internet is always good though, it needs to keep up with the increasing complexity of online content and games that require that extra speed.


Broadband Internet
Learn more at High Speed Experts

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Granny Square Blanket




Here it is, my first crochet blanket. I've finally finished the tedious task of tying in all those loose ends and taken some photos.



I wanted to make a blanket for a friend's baby girl so I knew I needed girl colours, but didn't want to do pink. And, since I'm quite new to crochet I didn't know what brand of yarn I needed either. So, I went along to the store, looked around and found this multi coloured yarn that I really loved. I also picked up the turquoise colour to complement it. At first I tried to follow a pattern for a really cool circle-squares blanket but found it too difficult. After a few attempts I had to give up on that one and try something easier - I am a beginner after all!


When I first started crochet I made one or two Granny Squares before moving onto other small projects such as headbands and simple flowers. I decided to return to the Granny square and keep it simple for my first blanket until I improved my skill enough to try out other patterns. After I made several squares and decided how many I wanted to make - 36 in total, 6 of each colour, I went back to the store to find some more colours. Here is the list which includes the 2 that I bought earlier:

Red Heart Super Saver Yarn
2 x Monet (multi colour)
1 x Pale Yellow
1 x Frosty Green
1 x Aruba Sea (turquoise)
1 x Lavender (medium purple)
1 x Orchid (dark purple)


The squares are a bit gappier than they should be since I was chaining 2 instead of 1 between each shell and didn't realise until I'd almost completed all the squares.


The squares are connected together with lines of single crochet in the multi colour yarn. The border is 1 line of single crochet in yellow, 1 line of double crochet in multi, 1 line of single crochet in green, then a line of purple ripple stitches. The whole thing is 45" square.

I'd love to know what you think! Just leave a comment below.

In Good Taste Giveaway

Win a basket of chocolates or a garage door keypad!

Domino Engineering and In Good Taste  have teamed up with Housewife Survival Guide to present a wonderful giveaway.


Grand Prize: Handmade gift basket full of Gourmet Confections and snacks by In Good Taste worth $100.00

Picture for example...prize basket will vary.

Second Prize:  Domino Engineering's Garage Door Keypad.  Universal (works with any opener), hard-wired, easy to install, customer friendly programming; provides convenient keyless entry. $56 Value


The giveaway runs from 5/16/12 12:00 AM CDT to 6/15/12 12:00 AM CDT
You must be 18 or older and live in one of the 48 contiguous US states to enter.
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Monday, May 14, 2012

Get Fit free blogger event




Get Fit! Health Awareness blogger event!

This giveaway will begin on July 1st and run until July 15th @ 12:01am. 

This is FREE/optional blogger event.
The only thing that is asked of you is to make a blog post sharing this event.

The first link is free and if you choose to have a 2nd link, the fee will be $2.

The Giveaway will be open to the US and will include products to encourage healthy living, exercising, and getting fit!





Photo Frenzy free blogger event




Couponing and Reviewing in Texas is hosting a great Photo Frenzy Giveaway Event!
Couponing and Reviewing in Texas are teaming up with awesome bloggers to share some Photo Frenzy with you.
The event is free for bloggers, just share a post about the giveaway, and you’ll receive 1 entry of your choice on the Rafflecopter form.
The event will run from June 1 – 30th.
Prizes:
  • $35 Gift Certificate from mod. straps
  • How to Photograph Your Baby DVD
  • PicBound Photobook
  • 8X10 Photo Canvas from Build A Sign
Many more prizes to be included…..

If you would like to sign up for this event please click here to go to Couponing and Reviewing in Texas




CandleLight Date Night PART 2 Blogger sign up


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Mom Of One and Having Fun and Loves 2 Read Teamed up with FANDANGO to present to you Candle Light Date Night Giveaway PART 2! 
Fandango is giving us 4 sets of $25 Fandango Bucks to Giveaway! 
That means there will be 4 winners!

If you have a blog and want to help host in exchange for Facebook likes, sign up HERE

CandleLight Date Night blogger sign ups




'Mom Of One and Having Fun and Loves 2 Read teamed up with Diamond Candles to bring to you this great giveaway! For those who don't know, Diamond Candles is the company that puts a ring inside every candle, the rings are worth from $10 to $10,000! Their company has agreed to giveaway three candles totalling $75.'

The giveaway runs from June 1st - 16th

You can add your facebook link for FREE!

If you have a blog and would like to take part in hosting this giveaway, hop on over to Mom of One and Having Fun's website to sign up.


Sunday, May 13, 2012

Summer Patio Retreat Free Blogger Sign up


Mom to Bed by 8 ‘Iowa-Mom’, Powered By Mom and Mommy and Baby Reviews and Giveaways is proud to present the The Summer Patio Retreat Giveaway Event, June 18 to July 2.
Details: This is a free blogger event, open worldwide and blog accepting sign ups now.
Join the Summer Patio Retreat Giveaway event today!

Please tell them Krazy Kabbage sent you!

iPad Giveaway event with free blogger sign up


Check out this free event, sponsored by Mom to Bed by 8, that bloggers can sign up for to gain more traffic and followers! You can  fill out this form and make sure You let them know that Krazy Kabbage sent you!

Mom to Bed by 8, the Iowa-Mom is proud to present the The New iPad Giveaway Event, sponsored by BeeSavy.
Event dates: July 1 to July 15.
Details: This is a free blogger event, open worldwide and blog accepting sign ups now.

Saturday, May 12, 2012

Summer Fashion Giveaway


We are very excited to be working with Tammilee Tips, Fabnab and Planet Lulu to bring you this fantastic celebration giveaway! Tammilee Tips recently hit 20,000 Facebook fans and is celebrating with a Summer Fashion Giveaway! There is over $2,000 in Summer Fashion prizes available in this giveaway!

Fabnab.com is your weekly hookup for smashing deals on fashion, beauty care, kids gear and tons more! Save up to 80% and nab something... fab!

The original online sample sale, PlanetLuLu.com launched the "apparel flash sale" retail phenomenon in the USA. Planet LuLu relaunches in 2012 with their online & retail stores and deals up to 90% off apparel, footwear, accessories and more!


Summer Fashion Giveaway Prizes

Grand Prizes

1 Winner will receive 7 pieces of Nelia Adiato Jewelry -Value over $575
You can check out pictures and info on this great jewelry here -> Nelia Adiato

1 winner will receive a Summer Fashion Clothing Set - Value over $575
Prize includes 5 pieces of clothing and 3 pieces of Cosabella


Additional Prizes

2 winners will receive 2 pieces of Nelia Adiato Jewelry - Value over $150

2 winners will receive a Summer Fashion Clothing Set - Value over $150 Prize includes clothing and Cosabella products


We will be having a Twitter party on May 22nd at 6pm pst! We are going to be giving away Michael Todd Skincare valued at over $200 in prizes! Make sure you follow @tammileetips on Twitter

To enter this great giveaway please fill out the Rafflecopter form

Giveaway open to USA only


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Giveaway Scoop Website


Giveaway Scoop is a new giveaways listing site which aims to make browsing for giveaways more fun. Giveaways are listed with an image of the prize along with basic information so that users are able to easily identify and select the giveaways they want to enter.




So, if you love entering giveaways and like to instantly see what you can win before you go to the entry page, then Giveaway Scoop is for you!

Go take a look and let me know what you think!

Thanks for reading!


Carry Me Please! Baby Carrier Giveaway




Welcome to the Carry Me Please giveaway!

Babywearing can be a wonderful time for both mom (or dad) and baby! For some it is a necessity for others it is just a way of life. For what ever reason you wear your little one, you should be able to do it in style!

Tailor Made Momma has put together and amazing giveaway and is offering up the winner choice of an Ergo or Pikkolo baby carrier!

Like this Ergobaby carrier from the designer collection:




Or this Pikkolo carrier:


Metropolitan pikkolo carrier



Enter below for a chance to WIN!



This giveaway is open to the US and Canada and will end on May 26th!
Don't forget to come back and get your daily entries in!


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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Free Blogger Opportunity - Dyson Giveaway!


Mom to Bed by 8 is excited to present the Housewarming Dyson Event from June 1 to June 15. This is a free blogger event and accepting signups now.
Join the Housewarming Dyson Giveaway event today, grow your readership and offer one fantastic cleaning tool giveaway!
  • If you do not wish to post the announcement, send the $5 via paypal to goodnightmommyboutique@gmail.com with your email address and Housewarming Dyson Event in subject line or notes portion of the form.
  • Once you have posted your announcement or sent the paypal payment, fill out this form.
  • You will receive an email from me with 72 hours, confirming your participation. If you do not, please email me at teri@momtobedby8.com and I will check into it for you.
  • Then around May 30th you will receive another email from me with the html code for publishing the giveaway.  Note it is required that you publish the giveaway html in full to be included in this event. I will verify links on June 1st around 8am central and if you have not done so, your link on the rafflecopter will be removed. This keeps this event fair for all who joins.
Referral prize: The two bloggers who refer the most people will receive a $10 Amazon e-code for your effort. Just make sure to add on your announcement that they should add your blog name or url in the referred by section on the signup form. This bonus will be paid the on June 2nd after your referral links have been verified.
Click here to enter, and please tell them Krazy Kabbage sent you!

Carry Me Please - Free Blogger Event




Tailor Made Momma has a free blogger event, Carry Me Please. The event will run from May 12th - 26th, and the giveaway is for an Ergo or Pikkolo baby carrier. Depending on how many people sign up, there may be more than one carrier given away. All you have to do is post about this event to get a free entry! You can choose between Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or RSS links. sign up here