Monthly Archive:: October 2011


The Dish Express: $412 Winterberry Dishes on the Giveaway Train 11/1-11/3

Do you like to save money AND have a great chance at winning some amazing prizes? Well I do and I have found that entering contests to win great prizes is an easy way to get what I want without spending a dime. I have gathered some friends and we are all


Black Friday Frenzy Giveaway ~ 21 Giftcards ~ 21 Winners (US) 11/1-11/10 closed

Things are going to be wild and crazy for the next month.  Holiday shopping will be hitting its peak and we could all use some help getting our presents bought!  21 blogs came together to offer you 21 gift cards worth a minimum of $20.  Each gift card prize will draw a


CLOSED: CouponCabin’s 25 Crazy Dayz of Giveawayz: $55 GC Prize Package

Welcome to CouponCabin’s 25 Crazy Dayz of Giveawayz! This multi-blog event is hosted by Simply Stacie, Makobi Scribe and Sassy Mama in LA and is sponsored by CouponCabin. This is the biggest event the blogosphere has seen with over 400 giveaways each at $25 value or more plus a huge giveaway with


Bucks 4 Black Friday $145 Cash or Amazon GC (WW) 11/1-11/20 closed

Bucks 4 Black Friday is brought to you by Formula Mom and Tales From the Nursery! A collection of fabulous bloggers have come together to bring you a great cash giveaway in honor of one of the busiest shopping days of the year! Beginning today through November 20th, you will have the


Monday Meet and Greet #14: Arizona Mama

It’s Meet & Greet time again!  Please welcome Nancy (aka fancygirlnancy) of Arizona Mama! How did you decide on what to name your blog? I was having a hard time with it.  I asked a few bloggy friends and got some great ideas.  Arizona Mama was suggested by Anna from The Baby


One Year Ago Today {A Birthday Post}

One year ago today, you came into this world. Cliche or not, you changed our lives forever.  


Win Your Gifts Spotlight: Aerobie Skylighter Review

The Win Your Gifts holiday giveaway event will take place 11/3-11/7 so be sure to come back then and enter!  Please take a moment to get to know one of the companies offering a prize here: Aerobie Are you looking for a unique gift idea for an active member of your family?


Why I Left Triberr

Dear Triberr, You came to me and offered me great things… things to help make sharing blog posts easier.  You noticed the ReTweet Club we had where we helped each other out.  You offered me a way to make this happen automatically.  It sounded too good to be true.  At first it


Zip-ity Princess Doll Review & Giveaway (US) 11/12 closed

Until recently, Rissa had little more than passing interest in dolls and stuffed animals.  Now she’s showing more interest by playing with them, huggung them, and carrying them around.  It’s really an adorable sight to behold!  Rissa received an early birthday present, the Zip-ity Princess Doll.  She’s about 14 inches tall, has a


The Muppets Final Parody Trailer

They are coming! November 23rd will be here soon and we can’t wait to see The Muppets! I’m crossing fingers and toes that we can see an advanced screening… We shall wait and see! Anyway, thought you might enjoy this parody trailer!


Honest Reads: Real Mom Reviews

At Real Mom Reviews, you’ll find just that: a real mom who reviews products.  Skye cares for six children in her home, so she’s done her fair share of shopping around and using a variety of products.  She used to look up information on Consumer Reports and ratings given on websites, but


Green Hallowen Food: FruitaBu Fruity Mummy Recipe

INGREDIENTS: 6 cups all-natural rice cereal 4 cups sugar-free/natural miniature marshmallows 4 tbsp margarine  2 boxes of FruitaBü Fruit Rolls  Raisins or sugar-free chocolate chips DIRECTIONS In a small saucepan, melt the marshmallows with the margarine over low heat. Add rice cereal and stir to coat. Pour the mixture onto a lined baking


Random Life Update: It’s Been a Year!

Hey! Hi! It’s me, Darcy.  You know, the mama behind this pink nursery.  It’s been a little bit since we just… chatted.  So, I thought we’d take a moment and do that.  We need that once in awhile and it feels good.  Kinda miss it, y’know? It’s been very busy around here.


10 Ways to Make Your Halloween EEK-O-Friendly!

Kermit was wrong because it is easy being green [on Halloween]! Here are 10 easy ways to make choices that are people-healthy, animal-friendly and Earth-conscious: 1. Plan ahead to avoid last-minute shopping which often limits your choices. In costumes, candy and food! 2. When it comes to costumes and décor—reuse, borrow, trade,


The Muppets: Kermit the Frog El Dia de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) Free Coloring Sheet

El Dia de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) is a Mexican celebration to remember and prepare special foods in honor of those who have passed away. On this day in Mexico, the streets near the cemeteries are filled with decorations of papel picado , flowers, candy calaveras (skeletons and skulls), and parades.


Trick or Treat Halloween Giveaway Hop ~ $200+ Total in Prizes ~ 3 winners (US) 11/2 #tothop

Welcome to the Trick or Treat Halloween Hop! hosted by Tales From the Nursery, Formula Mom, and Mama on a Green Misson, where you will have the opportunity to virtually ring each blogger’s doorbell for a chance to win some frighteningly awesome prizes. Will they have tricks or will they have treats?


Do You Give Holiday Cards or Christmas Cards?

I ponder this question nearly every year.  And I assure you there is a difference! Holiday Cards These cards have a more generalized message of peace, joy, hope, and love.  They often look wintery, but are not Christmas specific.  They usually reference New Year’s as well.  Holiday cards can take some of


Trick or Treat: Sounds in the House {Picture Book Review}

The Trick or Treat Halloween Hop will be here 10/28 to 11/2, so be sure to come back and enter!  You can see some of the wonderful prize sponsors for the participating blogs here.  Now, please take a moment to get to know one of our sponsors: Karl Beckstrand Karl Beckstrand is a


The League Season Two DVD Set Review

Summary: Fantasy football provides an outlet for good-natured competition and camaraderie between friends and colleagues, but that’s not always the case. Deception, one-upmanship, and win-at-all-costs mentality rule the day on the virtual gridiron and then extend into personal relationships, marriages and the workplace, inTHE LEAGUE: The Complete Second Season, arrived October 4


Trick or Treat: CPR Kit With Audio Instructions Review

The Trick or Treat Halloween Hop will be here 10/28 to 11/2, so be sure to come back and enter!  You can see some of the wonderful prize sponsors for the participating blogs here.  Now, please take a moment to get to know one of our sponsors: Talking CPR Kit