Category Archives: Giveaway

Houlihan’s #SoEatingThis Giveaway

Houlihan’s #SoEatingThis Giveaway

ShareTweet Compensation for this giveaway post was provided by Houlihan’s via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Houlihan’s or Momtrends.  As the snow thaws, bathing suit weather nears, but that doesn’t mean you need to skip eating out. Houlihan’s Restaurants have just introduced a new menuContinue Reading

a Tasteful Nespresso Holiday Giveaway

a Tasteful Nespresso Holiday Giveaway

ShareTweet How are you doing on your holiday shopping? I’m blissfully close to being done, although I have a sneaky feeling that “almost” will become “not quite” and turn into fevered last minute purchases. In the spirit of getting you from close to done to wrapping and relaxing, I have one last Nespresso giveaway thisContinue Reading

Weelicious Lunches Stonyfield Review and Giveaway

Weelicious Lunches Stonyfield Review and Giveaway

ShareTweet We’re now a couple of months into the school year. Have you run out of school lunch inspiration yet? If so, I have just the giveaway for you, courtesy of Stonyfield yogurt and Weelicious, aka Catherine McCord. Here’s what you need to do to get your hands on a copy of Weelicious Lunches asContinue Reading

Nespresso Lattissima Plus Espresso Machine Giveaway

Nespresso Lattissima Plus Espresso Machine Giveaway

ShareTweet Since I began my adventures as a Nespresso Ambassador, I’ve been dying to bring you into the fun by having a giveaway of one of the sleek Nespresso machines. Just in time for fall pumpkin lattes, I’m giving away a gorgeous Lattissima+ along with sleeves of Nespresso’s two newest grand crus coffees: Kazaar andContinue Reading

#CookChilean Foods from Chile Summer Challenge

#CookChilean Foods from Chile Summer Challenge

ShareTweet This week I have a really fun cooking challenge to get both you and me inspired. All you need to do is come up with a wild recipe idea and you could win a crate full of foods from Chile! Take two seconds to look at this ingredient list, leave a recipe idea inContinue Reading

Happy Family Greek Yogurt Smoothies Giveaway for Tots on the Go

ShareTweet Sophie is my baby and she always will be, the last one, forever the youngest in our family.  But regardless of her title as the family baby, she’s now a full fledged toddler, busy exploring and getting into trouble every chance she gets. Keeping her at the table for family meals is a challengeContinue Reading

Snacks that Satisfy: Pork By Fork Year of Pork Giveaway

Snacks that Satisfy: Pork By Fork Year of Pork Giveaway

ShareTweet Overnight, my little boy turned into one of those smelly, perpetual motion creatures with a bottomless appetite. I pick him up from the playground, sweaty from heated games of kickball, and his stomach is rumbling. Back in the kitchen, he eats and eats, but cookies and fruit just don’t do the trick. It takesContinue Reading

Tealightful Gift Basket Giveaway

Tealightful Gift Basket Giveaway

ShareTweet I come from a family of passionate tea drinkers. My mother and sister like their tea sweet and milky. They start their day with a steaming cup, and go through another 2 or 3 throughout the day. My mother in law also loves tea, but she prefers hers to be fruity and fragrant, andContinue Reading

Free Holiday Cards Courtesy of Minted

Free Holiday Cards Courtesy of Minted

ShareTweet On your marks, get set, go. Thanksgiving is the beginning of the race to the end of the year. The beginning on Christmas lists, holiday party invitations, and the guilt-inducing thump of the first holiday cards dropping in through the mail slot. Every year, I swear to myself that I’ll have my cards outContinue Reading

Graco Snugride 40 Review and Giveaway

Graco Snugride 40 Review and Giveaway

ShareTweet You hear it at the supermarket, at the doctor’s office, and anywhere a dewy eyed old lady sees you with your baby. “They grow up so fast.” “Enjoy it! It goes so quickly.””I blinked and my kids were grown up.” The platitudes are annoying because they’re so true. With every single one of myContinue Reading

Flatout Pizza Giveaway

Flatout Pizza Giveaway

ShareTweet Last week I shared a recipe with you for Fall Bounty Flatbread and reviewed a new flatbread product called Flatout Thincrust Artisan Flatbread. Today, courtesy of Flatout, I have a great giveaway package to share with one randomly selected reader.Continue Reading

Chicago Cutlery Knife Giveaway

Chicago Cutlery Knife Giveaway

ShareTweet A great knife makes all the difference in cooking. Chopping and dicing becomes pure fun with a sharp knife that feels like an extension of your hand. Cutting through carrots like butter, knife beating a staccato on the cutting board, saves time and makes you feel like a kitchen rockstar. I’ve been playing withContinue Reading

Grilling Set and Wooden Pig Cutting Board Giveaway

Grilling Set and Wooden Pig Cutting Board Giveaway

ShareTweet A few weeks ago, I traveled to Ohio as a guest of the National Pork Board to tour a pork farm. Having seen how a sow is impregnated and even seeing tiny piglets being born was a once in a lifetime experience. The origin of those crispy strips of bacon and fall off the Continue Reading

Making Baby Part of the Family Dinner with the Mash and Serve Bowl (and a Giveaway)

Making Baby Part of the Family Dinner with the Mash and Serve Bowl (and a Giveaway)

ShareTweet Little Baby Sophie is now nine months old and has grown into quite an adventurous eater. She sits up at the table, babbling to her brother and sisters, eager to be part of all the fun. She opens her little mouth and kicks her feet until we give her a taste of what we’reContinue Reading

Graco Pack and Play Giveaway

Graco Pack and Play Giveaway

ShareTweet When I became pregnant with Sophie, I had been out of baby mode for a long time. My crib had fallen apart. My stroller had an unfortunate run in with the back of my minivan (thankfully with no child in it!). And my bulky high chair had been given away joyfully. I had toContinue Reading

Stock Your Freezer Alexia Foods Giveaway

Stock Your Freezer Alexia Foods Giveaway

ShareTweet I have friends who like a minimalist pantry. They like bare shelves, free of temptation. I’m the opposite. I like a full fridge and a full freezer, stocked for any craving and cooking emergency. Take tonight for example. I came home late from a new parent orientation at the middle school, all teary eyedContinue Reading

A Sweet Valentine’s Baking Giveaway

A Sweet Valentine’s Baking Giveaway

ShareTweet Just in time for Valentine’s Day, I have a heart themed baking set to give away. The prize is courtesy of a new teen and tween girl website called Sweety High. Kids can also compete to win a grand prize baking kit with more than 20 pieces by submitting pictures of their very bestContinue Reading

Cookbook Giveaway: Taste This! Gina Von Esmarch’s Delicious Sequel

ShareTweet Landing an agent and getting a cookbook deal is the dream of many food bloggers, the motivation to whip out the camera before taking a bite, and the reason we consume way too many dinners cold. The dream has become a reality for many of my friends, most recently and most deservedly for JennieContinue Reading

Nescafe Titanium Piccolo Machine Giveaway

Nescafe Titanium Piccolo Machine Giveaway

ShareTweet Is a coffee maker on your Christmas shopping list? If so, I may be able to save you a purchase. Because the response to the last Nescafe coffee machine giveaway I hosted was so good, I have another machine to give away, just in time for Christmas. This time I’m giving away a NescafeContinue Reading

Nescafe Dolce Gusto Machine Giveaway

Nescafe Dolce Gusto Machine Giveaway

ShareTweet Although I’ve always loved the smell of coffee, but I didn’t become a coffee drinker until I became a mother. That so many people started their day with a cup of coffee used to mystify me but I’m now as addicted as the rest of the world, a happier person once I’ve had myContinue Reading

Gold Medal White Whole Wheat Flour Giveaway

Gold Medal White Whole Wheat Flour Giveaway

ShareTweet Whole grains are important for growing bodies, and I try to maximize my kids’ fiber by buying whole grain products, but it can be a tough sell. Whole grain goldfish crackers and whole grain cereals are consumed without complaints, but they are not big fans of brown pasta or any bread that is remotelyContinue Reading