What Are You Thankful For? And a Giveaway

Often we go about our day to day lives and don’t take the time to look back at how far we have come in the past year. I am certainly guilty of that. For me, in 2012, I have seen two huge improvements in my own life–financially and physically. While we have taken some steps […]

SentrySafe and $25 Walmart Gift Card Review and Giveaway!

When we lived in our old apartment in the basement, after a few days of heavy rain, our bedroom flooded in the corner where we had some paperwork on the floor waiting to be filed.  While it was inconvenient, it wasn’t disastrous.  Let’s just say it could have been much worse. Every year, especially in […]

The Money Saving Mom’s Budget Book – A Review and Giveaway

The very first blog I ever read was Money Saving Mom.  It was back in 2008 when I was 6 months pregnant and desperately looking to figure out a way to quit my job and stay home with my kids. Through her site I learned about the drugstore game and did quite well getting toiletries […]

$50 Starbucks’ Gift Card Giveaway {CLOSED}

UPDATE: The winner is Patricia  [email protected] Congratulations! I love Starbucks.  Every month, my husband and I have a spend category.  My $10 to $25 a month (depending on how good our budget looks that month) usually goes to Starbucks.  With working as much as I do and getting up early with the kids, I love […]

Enter to Win Up to $500 in Prizes

As many of you know, I am a proud member of Yakezie.  This holiday season, 33 Yakezie members and challengers all donated to the First Annual Yakezie Holiday Giveaway.  Here is what you could win: 1st prize:  $160 cash via Pay Pal 2nd prize:  $100 cash via Pay Pal 3rd prize: $60 cash via Pay […]

Don’t Forget to Enter the Sweet Tomatoes Giveaway!

Just a reminder, on my other blog, Dining Out Challenge, I am running a giveaway for 4 free passes to Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes restaurant.  This means that a family of 4 can have a meal out for free!  The giveaway has very few entries, so make sure to enter!  Who couldn’t use a night out, especially […]

$25 Gift Certificate to AddieKat Boutique – Halloween Costumes Giveaway

UPDATE: The winner is [email protected] Congratulations! My daughter, who will be two next month, is obsessed with Sesame Street. Her favorite characters are Elmo, Abby and Zoe. For Halloween this year, she will be Abby Cadabby. I was delighted to find that AddieKat Boutique on Etsy makes Halloween Abby Cadabby tutu outfits. This is the […]

Udi’s Gluten Free Bakery Products Giveaway!

UPDATE: The winner is [email protected] Congratulations! As I have shared my story about becoming dairy intolerant, I am amazed at how many readers have left comments about other conditions that leave them unable to enjoy every day foods. Recently I was introduced to Udi’s Gluten Free Foods. Their gluten free breads were developed by Udi’s […]

Baby Gap Baby Boy’s Ultimate Gift Set Giveaway!

UPDATE: The winner is Nell @ [email protected] Congratulations! Do you have a baby boy in the home? Do you know someone who does or who is expecting one? If so, then you don’t want to miss out on this giveaway! This giveaway is for one Baby Gap Ultimate Gift Set in size 0-3 months. Eight […]

Divvies Dairy, Nut & Egg Free Cookies Giveaway!

UPDATE: The winner is [email protected] Congratulations! When I learned I was going to have to give up all dairy, I missed desserts the most—pies and crumbles, lemon bars, ice cream, cookies, the list goes on and on. I imagine an allergy or intolerance is even harder on a child who is not able to eat […]