November and December Giveaways

Oreck Halo Vacuum Ends 12/18 Sam’s Club $25 Gift Card Ends 12/06 Win a Crayola Color Explosion Glow Dome Ends 12/06 Sam’s Club $75 Gift Card Ends 12/06 Pillsbury® Ready to Bake!™ Thanksgiving Shape® Sugar Cookies Gift Pack Ends 12/06 Win a “Movie Moment” Prize Pack from General Mills Ends 12/06 Sam’s Club Holiday Blitz & $100 Sam’s Club Gift Card Giveaway Ends 12/13 Sam’s Club Gifter Stress Lifter & $25 Gift Card Giveaway Ends 12/13 Dear Husband, I Mean {Read More}

My Kids Take a Trip to the Taste of Sam’s

Sample Guy Anxiously Awaiting the Crowd of Customers

I was out of town today so my mother took the kids to check out the Taste of Sam’s. If you didn’t see my last post about the Taste of Sam’s, you should check it out. Plus you can enter to win a $75 gift card while you are at it. From my previous post: Beginning on Friday, November 20th, you can check your local Sam’s Club for the Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club.  This event features samples of many {Read More}

Oreck Halo Review & Giveaway

Oreck Halo

We have been needing a new vacuum for a while now. In fact, it has been about two years since we had a decently working vacuum. I mean our old vacuum worked but not without some duct tape and serious maneuvering around of parts before using it. Oreck recently sent us their new Oreck Halo to try out. We were so excited. Oreck Halo Basic Specs •Upright •Price: $599.95 •Weight 17 lbs. •HEPA 13 filter bag •UV-C germicidal light •Warranty: {Read More}

Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club & Win $75 in Gift Cards

Holiday Taste of Sams Club

Beginning on Friday, November 20th, you can check your local Sam’s Club for the Holiday Taste of Sam’s Club.  This event features samples of many of the holiday flavors available this season. You can walk around and sample your way throughout the store with special promotions. Not yet a Sam’s Club member? Don’t worry. They have got you covered. Click below for a special one-day pass. Check it our for yourself and while you are here, enter for your chance {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday – American Girl Fashion Show

American Girl Fashion Show

The Junior League hosts the American Girl Fashion Show once a year as one of their fundraisers. For a lot little extra, you can sign up your daughter (or son, I suppose) to walk the runway during the show. Here are the pictures from the show last Saturday:

Mamavation Wednesday Post

I am thinking that perhaps I need a serenity prayer. Not the usual one though. More like a little strength to not over-indulge on the cruise this weekend. Do they have one of those? Every time I mention the Disney cruise I am going on, most people say “Oh you will love the food” or “Wait until you see all of the food.” It’s making me nervous. Why isn’t anyone saying “Wait until you see that fitness center” or “You {Read More}

Win a Crayola Color Explosion Glow Dome

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This holiday season, Crayola offers gifts that will light up your children’s imaginations and provide them with creative memories that will last a lifetime. MyBlogSpark sent my kids three of this season’s hottest gifts from Crayola – Beginnings Color Me A Song, Color Explosion Glow Dome, and Glow Station. * The Crayola Beginnings Color Me A Song lets little ones draw to the beat of their own drum, trumpet, piano or guitar. This portable drawing and music creation station features {Read More}

Win a Pillsbury® Ready to Bake!™ Thanksgiving Shape® Sugar Cookies Gift Pack

Pillsbury® Ready to Bake!™ Thanksgiving Shape® Sugar Cookies

This Thanksgiving your family will thank you for making the holiday even more fun with the new Pillsbury® Ready to Bake! Thanksgiving Shape® sugar cookies! The fabulous folks at MyBlogSpark did it again. They sent us something that my children just love. The day that the gift pack came in the mail, we had to rush out and use the coupon to get the Pillsbury® Ready to Bake!™ Thanksgiving Shape® Sugar Cookies. Now you can delight your kids with a {Read More}

Share Your Child’s Artwork in the “What Have You Learned” Contest from Sprout

Sprout What Have You Learned Contest

The “What Have You Learned” contest from Sprout is taking place this month. Viewers can submit a child’s artwork showing what he/she has learned – from counting to ABC’s. Please know that artwork may appear on Sprout so it needs to be submitted by November 22, 2009. One winner per day will be chosen the week of Dec. 7th.  Prize includes a Sprout Gift Package which includes a Leap Frog Tag Junior. It is so easy to enter: Need more {Read More}

Thanksgiving Activities and Fun with Sprout

Sprout Happy Thanksgiving

Beginning on Monday, November 23rd, Sprout will begin running an on-screen crawl from Sproutlets and viewers saying what they’re thankful for.  Check out the site and upload your message here! Also, on Thanksgiving morning, sproutlets can call in (with mom or dad of course) and speak live to our on air host, and say why they’re thankful. This is just some of the fun to be had with Sprout this Thanksgiving! Check out the Sprout website for some great kids {Read More}