{closed} My Favorite Things Giveaway: $100 Amazon Gift Card

December 8, 2013

Raise your hand if you, too, are on a first name basis with your UPS guy. He comes here… kind of a lot. Right after we moved in, I opened the front door and there he was – holding a box of Internet magic. “I think I have a box of fun! [I think it [...]

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{closed} My Favorite Things Giveaway: Stainless Steel Cookware

December 6, 2013

Who doesn’t love order? An entire cabinet’s worth of shiny new pots, lined up neatly. Each with it’s very own lid. That fits! The perfection lasts about 4 days. Then they just get shoved under the cooktop after their first trip through the dishwasher and you almost get the cabinet door completely closed before you [...]

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{closed} My Favorite Things Giveaway: $100 Target Gift Card

December 4, 2013
Target $100 GiftCard Giveaway

Hi. My name is Shawnda and I am a Target junkie. “Junkie” is… maybe a stretch. But between Cartwheel and price-matching with Amazon and the 5% off with my Target debit card and always free shipping… I’m usually out of my budgeted fun money by the 4th of every month. If I can’t find it [...]

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{closed} My Favorite Things Giveaway: 16GB iPad!

November 28, 2013
iPad 2

Happy Thanksgiving, guys! Can you believe we’re almost ready to drop a “peace the [bleep] out” on 2013? So far, it has been a pretty normal year for us – plenty of stress and a bunch of reminders about how being an adult can totally suck sometimes. Throw in that bonus scary medical “fire drill” [...]

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Are ya feelin’ lucky? (winner announced)

March 15, 2013

I am. Well, sort of. I’m on a temporary carb hiatus which means I’m frequently grouchy as all hell. But, I’M NOT IN JAIL – something that might not be so far off after a carb junkie like me dropped sugar and flour and bread and pizza crust and everything else that’s awesome and crunchy. [...]

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Nespresso U Giveaway

December 13, 2012
Nespresso Giveaway

That almost says it all, huh? The Novice Chef, Bake Your Day, My Life as a Mrs, Pennies on a Platter, Lauren’s Latest, and I have teamed up with Nespresso for a pretty sweet giveaway. 5 winners will receive a Nespresso U and an Aeroccino Plus Frother! The U is Nespresso’s newest single-cup machine. It [...]

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Giveaway #12: All-Clad 3 Quart Sauce Pan

December 12, 2012
All-Clad 3-Quart Sauce Pan

It’s here! It’s the last day of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways! Do you have all your entries in for each day’s loot? No? You have ’til midnight (Texas time!) tonight! But today, on the 12th day of Christmas, there was an All-Clad 3-Quart Sauce Pan. It’s a great all-purpose sauce pan, it’s perfect [...]

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Giveaway #11: Silpat Baking Mat

December 11, 2012
Silpat Giveaway

It’s the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways! On the 11th day of Christmas, there was a Silpat Baking Mat. I am a huge, huge Silpat fan. It makes clean-up after honey-roasted nuts a breeze and it gives chocolate chip cookies those perfectly browned, crispy bottoms. And this one is the half-sheet size so it’s perfect [...]

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