Archive for the ‘Giveaways’ Category

Sporty Threads – Great Idea, Cool Founder & Deals for You!

May 16, 2013 at 5:29 am

When the husband and I moved to Chicago, we learned that one of the key differences between NYC and Chicago is that EVERYONE here, regardless of gender, loves sports. This may be a slight exaggeration, but I have been asked more times in the last 6 1/2 years which teams I like or which college I went to (for sports of course) than in the…

New Flowers for Mom & Enter to Win $100 at Home Depot + More!

May 7, 2013 at 5:44 am

I posted on Friday about being asked to check out some new plants from Scotts Miracle Gro that are being previewed in Chicago at Home Depot for a limited time.  In case you missed it, Scotts Miracle Gro and Home Depot are teaming up to offer some terrific potted annuals and hanging baskets that “will keep on growing”! They are launching a special line available in Chicago Home Depot stores ONLY for a…

Dreams for Free – Get Some?

May 5, 2013 at 8:32 am

To the great dismay of the husband, I occasionally like to play the lottery. Yes, I know that the likelihood of winning is minuscule and I would be better off to burn, or eat, my dollar bills. That said, I love the few hours of dreaming about what I would do if I won. I could totally relate to Principal Sanders’ list of lottery winner dreams…

Get Energized: Energy Bits Winner & Perky Jerky Giveaway!

May 2, 2013 at 5:36 am

Thank you to all who entered my Energy Bits giveaway! It was a big success and I loved all of the new energetic ideas in the comments! The winner is entry 160 – Jill M. –  who liked my Facebook page. I know there will be some disappointed folks out there. Great news! Energy Bits offered me the opportunity to become an ambassador for their brand. I said yes…

Need More Energy? Energy Bits: Review & Giveaway!

April 25, 2013 at 5:40 am

Need more energy? Who doesn’t? I want more to have more energy, but I don’t want to slug chemically enhanced drinks like Red Bull, or Five Hour Energy, and I drink a lot of coffee already. In the blogosphere, I keep reading about and seeing giveaways for Energy Bits. I entered about 10! I finally emailed and asked for a sample to review. Then I won…

Take Time Tuesday, Happy Blog-iversary to Me & Giveaway for You!

April 9, 2013 at 5:32 am

It is a special “Take Time Tuesday” for me. What is Take Time Tuesday? It is a link up started by Katie @ Live Half Full. A link up is a set of connected posts to share thoughts, ideas and blogs we like. Take Time Tuesday is a a place to write about a few things you are grateful for… and to take time to…

A Winner & Guest Post from “Breaking Up with Captain Crunch”

April 4, 2013 at 5:35 am

Susannah from Out Went the Light is the winner of the OKU Oxygen DNA jacket! Thanks to all who participated! Sad that you did not win? Use these offers to try OKU Oxygen: For all readers: OKU Oxygen is offering you a discount of 10% off any purchases with the code OKU10. Also, purchases over $100 will get free shipping. (Please note: the US site…