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Thursday, September 24, 2009

Homemade Carmel Apple Dip

It's getting to be that time of the year! Break out the apple cider, hop on a hayride and jump in some leaves because fall has arrived. I wanted to share this easy, super yummy recipe with you for apple dip. Kids love it!

Homemade Carmel Apple Dip

1 8oz. cream cheese, softened
1/2 C. brown sugar
1/2 C. lightly salted dry roasted peanuts, crushed
1 tsp. vanilla

Stir all ingredients together and refrigerate.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Help Baby Korbyn!

OMG, isn't he so darned cute?!?!?! He's a sweetie too!

We're good friends with Korbyn and his family. Korbyn was recently selected as a finalist in "The Messiest Baby Contest" at Babygizmo.com.

Korbyn could win the grand prize which is a TFK Joggster Twist Stroller. Korbyn's parents just had a new baby (that makes 3) and Korbyn's daddy lost his job over a year ago. Needless to say, times are tight and I just know this would really lift their spirits!

Please take a quick second and vote by clicking here! It's the last picture at the bottom of the page.

Plan Your Halloween Party with Mypunchbowl.com!

Mypunchbowl.com is the leader in start-to-finish party planning! Right now they are offering 20 FREE Halloween party invitation templates ranging from creepy to classic. They also have an amazing selection of party favors and decorations. Happy party planning!

Mypunchbowl.com is a great resource for planning any party! Need to set up a birthday reminders list? You can do that too with Mypunchbowl.com!

To get the Halloween party planning in motion, Mypunchbowl.com is sharing it's recipe for Halloween Brew: Black Eyed Punch

Black Eye Punch is a terrific and frightful beverage to serve at your Halloween party.

To concoct this wicked brew you’ll need to combine:

2 cups of sugar

3 quarts of water with

1 13 ounce envelope of unsweetened grape soft drink mix

1 13 ounce envelope of unsweetened orange soft drink mix

Stir until all of the ingredients are completely dissolved.

Right before serving, add in 1 liter of ginger ale and several pieces of eyeball candy to float on top of the punch.


Monday, September 21, 2009

$20 Wendy's Gift Card Giveaway

Wendy's High School Heisman Program

Win a $20 Wendy's gift card just for telling me what your favorite menu item is! Wendy's offers fresh, healthy food choices at great prices! A family of 4 can easily have dinner out for $20 at Wendy's! Wendy's is also doing great things in the community! Read more below!

Help recognize students who really excel in all they do! High school seniors who have a 3.0 average or higher, participate in a school-sponsored sport and contribute to their community can apply at www.WendysHeisman.com, or a high school educator, guidance counselor, or coach can nominate them. As a little reward, the first 41,100 applicants will receive a free Wendy's gift card in amounts ranging from $5 to $50. One male and one female from each high school will win the award and continue on in competition for state and national awards. Twelve national finalists will participate in Heisman Weekend festivities during an all-expenses-paid trip Dec. 11-13 to New York City. ESPN2 will feature all 12 national finalists during the Wendy's High School Heisman Awards Ceremony, which airs Dec. 13. The Wendy's High School Heisman website will display the names of all applicants and individual school winners on October 22, 2009.

I wrote this review while participating in a blog tour campaign by Mom Central on behalf of Wendy’s and received a gift certificate to giveaway and to thank me for taking the time to participate.

Giveaway: Post a comment telling me what your favorite Wendy's menu item is. Please be sure to leave your email address so I can contact you. Ends 10/30/09.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Win $12K Cash Award From Care.com!

Care.com is running their "Year of Care Giveaway" - a $12,000 cash award (the estimated cost for childcare for a year). Simply subscribe for FREE and you're entered in this giveaway. Click here to enter! Hurry this giveaway ends 10/09/09!

Care.com takes all the stress out of seeking great childcare in your area. Reviews are provided. You can also get information on other services such as tutoring, special needs care, senior care, pet sitting and housework! Check this great resource out today! Care.com has been featured in The New York Times, ABC News, The Today Show, and The Early Show.