Monthly Archive:: April 2012


Reduce Counter Clutter With the Rubbermaid 2-in-1 Recycler Review & Giveaway (US/CAN) 5/13

One problem with having a small kitchen is having limited counter space.  With limited counter space it is easy to get overwhelmed by clutter.  And clutter is definitely my weak area.  Some of the offending objects shouldn’t be taking up my precious counter space, but sometimes we are lazy about putting the


May Buffet Food Themed Giveaway Event: $40 Whole Foods GCs & Kitchen Scale (US) or Looneyspoons Cookbook (US/CAN) 5/1-5/15

Welcome to May Buffet coordinated by ShePromotes! This event will take place from May 1st at 12:01am EST through May 15th at 11:59pm EST. It’s May! And for many of us that means the start of grilling and cookout season.  Good food is great all year round, but there is just something


Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Giveaway Event: Win a $25 Amazon GC! (WW) 5/1-5/18

Everyone loves their mom and always wants to find the best gift to make her feel loved and appreciated. These are the gifts I have found and would love to share with you. After you enter my giveaway head over to Makobi Scribe to see her mothers day gift ideas worth over


Blogger Events: Summer Backyard Blast

Bloggers, join us for the Summer Backyard Blast Giveaway Event this June! Sign ups are now open for this outdoor/backyard themed blog giveaway event coordinated by ShePromotes and The Maven of Social Media! The Details on the Free Giveaway Hop Summer Backyard Blast will launch on Friday, June 1st and end on


Marvel’s The Avengers: “Tension” Featurette #TheAvengersEvent

Today I head home then get to look forward to The Avengers in the theaters at the end of the week! Hubby hasn’t seen it yet so you know we will have to go. “Like” MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Facebook: Follow MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Twitter: MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS hits


Marvel’s The Avengers: “Assemble” Featurette #TheAvengersEvent

Tonight I will assemble with 24 other bloggers to attend The Avengers screening at the Tribeca Film Festival! I can’t wait to share my impressions with you! “Like” MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Facebook: Follow MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Twitter: MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS hits theaters everywhere on May 4th I am


Fan Girls Assemble in NYC for Marvel’s The Avengers! #TheAvengersEvent

Our first night in New York City was a great time! All the bloggers got together for dinner at Jack Demsey’s and wore our Marvel’s The Avengers Fan Girl shirts. I just wanted to give you a quick update and share this fun group photo with you! In a few hours I


Blogger Events: Shake Rattle & Roll (Baby/Kids Themed!)

Sign ups close May 1st! Welcome to the Shake, Rattle, & Roll Giveaway Hop coordinated by ShePromotes! Shake, Rattle, & Roll is a baby, toddler, and kids themed giveaway hop! It will also feature a grand prize giveaway. Thank you to the following companies for sponsoring our grand prize giveaway prize package!


Marvel’s The Avengers: Black Widow Interrogation Clip #TheAvengersEvent

If there is one female actress that can kick some serious butt, it is Scarlett Johansson. I’m excited to see her play Black Widow and think she will do a fabulous job! Oh and by the time you enjoy this clip, I’ll have already landed in NYC. Watch my Twitter and Facebook


Spiffies I Can Brush Toothpaste and Wipes [Giveaway Closed]

One thing I’ve been pretty lucky with us my daughter brushing her teeth. She doesn’t have the motion down and mostly chews on her toothbrush, but she will ask to do it. It is definitely part of our routine each day. To keep her interested I like to get her fun brushes


Disappearing Disney Classics Prize Pack (US/CAN) 4/30 (changed)

[Update 4/30/12: It was requested that the giveaway end on 4/30 instead of 5/4 since the titles will no longer be available in stores after 4/30. I apologize for having to end this early.] It’s really no secret that we love Disney movies in our house.  I love trying to get the


Marvel’s The Avengers: “Head Count” Film Clip

Tomorrow morning I leave for New York City for The Avengers screening at the Tribeca Film Festival. Eeek, I’m getting all jittery with excitement! “Like” MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Facebook: Follow MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Twitter: MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS hits theaters everywhere on May 4th I am attending The Avengers Event as


Marvel’s The Avengers Giveaways Featuring a $25 Cash Prize! #TheAvengersEvent

Because I love my readers, I am offering a $25 cash prize (paid via PayPal) that you can use to go see Marvel’s The Avengers in theaters starting May 4th!  You’ll need to follow along with my NYC adventures on Twitter for your best chances to win.  And if you don’t have


Never Say Never With Infertility

When talking about the issues we had conceiving our daughter, I was always hesitant to use the word infertility. I’d leave it at issues conceiving, but did not consider myself to be dealing with infertility. To me, infertility was a major issue diagnosed by a doctor that said I could never have


“Making of” Chimpanzee Featurette

One of my favorite bonus features is watching the “making of” the film I just enjoyed. It could be a comedy, a drama, animated – any genre! So, getting to see this while CHIMPANZEE is still in the theaters is pretty cool if you ask me! CHIMPANZEE came out in theaters on


Marvel’s The Avengers: Captain & Thor Battle Clip

We are another day closer to the release of The Avengers!  So that means another clip… But first… aren’t the special effects awesome on The Hulk?   “Like” MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Facebook: Follow MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS on Twitter: MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS hits theaters everywhere on May 4th


Just a Few More Days… #TheAvengersEvent

I can hardly believe my (first!) trip to New York is in just a few short days.  Early Friday morning I’m leeeeaving on a jet plane…. and won’t be home until late Sunday evening.  While I’m still nervous about flying without my husband and dealing with anxiety over being away from my


WW: Rissa as The Hulk!

Rissa ANGRY! Rissa SMASH! Thank you Disney/Marvel for providing the Hulk Smash Fists. I can’t wait to attend the event this weekend as their guest (minus the fists!).


Challenge Your Kids to a Boppin’ Good Time (1 Day Giveaway! 4/25)

Bop It! XT is one game sure to get kids (and adults!) up and moving this spring. As the game unit challenges you to “Bop it,” “Pull it,” Twist it,” “Flick it,” “Spin it,” and “Shake it,” you’ll have to think quickly while using increased skill and speed to perform the commands


Blogger Events: May Buffet Final Sign Ups

May Buffet was a very popular event and filled up fast for our 125 cap.  However, I’ve had a lot of people ask if they could join in or be on the waiting list if someone else drops out.  So.. I decided to open it back up for 1 day.  Sign ups