Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Review

Guilty Mommy Pleasures I’m a Harry Potter fangirl. This isn’t one of those reviews where I got free tickets or anything. No, I paid cold hard cash to see Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. (Although, to be honest, I did get the tickets for a discount after we had dinner one night at Johnny […]

That Baby DVD Winner

My giveaway of That Baby DVD and CD ended last night, and I used Random.org to determine the winner. Random.org chose commenter #5 who is… Danielle Congratulations, Danielle! Please DM me your mailing address via Twitter! Thanks for subscribing to my blog. Your subscription was the winning comment! Tags: giveaway

Frubi Children’s Sunglasses Review

I applied to review FRUBI Shades when I saw the opportunity available on Viral Conversations. To my delight, I was accepted into the review program, and FRUBI sent me an awesome pair of sunglasses for TJ to wear. This was a great opportunity for us. Like me, TJ’s eyes are very sensitive to light. He’s a very […]

$100 and $250 Bejeweled Giveaway

Have you ever wanted to start your own handmade jewelry store on Etsy or Silkfair, but didn’t know where to start? Maybe you already enjoy scrapbooking and knitting and thought beading might be worth a try, but weren’t sure about the investment. Now you can win a bracelet making kit plus $75 in product – […]

Best Mom Award Bumper Sticker Winner

In the Best Mom Award T-Shirt Giveaway, the t-shirt was only being awarded if I reached 3,000 Twitter followers or 500 RSS subscribers by the deadline. That didn’t happen, so I am awarding the second prize, a Best Mom Award bumper sticker! There were 40 comments by the original deadline, so I used Random.org to […]

That Baby DVD Review & Giveaway

A while back, I talked to Rob Wolf of That Baby DVD about his unique baby gift idea. He sent me a review copy of That Baby DVD and That Baby CD to check out. When I first received the CD and DVD, TJ was still in his “I don’t like anything new phase.” I […]

Best Mom Award T-Shirt Giveaway – Race to 3,000 Twitter Followers

I thought I’d try something different. You see, there are some PR opportunities I’m missing out on because of my follower numbers on Twitter and my subscriber numbers on FeedBurner. I have a lofty goal of reaching 3,000 Twitter followers and/or 500 RSS subscribers by 11:59 pm EST this Saturday, June 6. Update: We didn’t […]

Wannabe Winner of Blue Bunny Ice Cream for a Year

I’m hanging out on Twitter, minding my own business, when all of a sudden I read something about winning free ice cream for a year. Not being the type of person who could pass up such an offer, I checked it out. Oh yes. I am so entered into this contest. I just realized we […]

Zarbee’s Cough Syrup Giveaway Winner

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Zarbee’s cough syrup giveaway! I rolled for the winner with random.org, and the luck winner was commenter #7… Dawn Papandrea-Khan Congratulations to Dawn, aka Painter Mommy! I hope you enjoy your samples. But hopefully not anytime soon, as I don’t want to wish poor health on your […]

Over the Top – Taking TJ to the Circus

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey came to town a few weeks ago. We happen to be on the mailing list of specials at the Times Union Center, and I took advantage of the awesome pre-sale coupon code that let me order tickets before they went on sale to the general public, at the special […]