Friday, July 30, 2010

"Wubbzy Goes to School" GIVEAWAY!

Wubbzy is at it again!!! Starring in his own movie, set to encourage your children on their first day of school! My kids absolutely LOVE Wubbzy! I mean really how can you not?!

Take a Moment to read all about "Wubbzy Goes to School" which comes out August 3rd! Then you must enter to win a copy of this newest hit for your kids!

Just in time for back-to-school, his newest DVD “Wubbzy Goes To School” is a perfect and simple way for families to help the youngest set get ready for the big day – for the very first time – from a most trusted friend, Wubbzy!

Wubbzy, the cute and quirky bendy-tailed
character from the hit Emmy® Award-winning Nick Jr.®
preschool TV series, along with his pals Widget, Walden and Daizy, help
preschoolers get ready to learn! learn! learn! with the DVD release of “Wubbzy Goes To School.” The newest collection of engaging episodes will ease children’s anxieties about heading off to school and making new friends – while they embark on wonderfully wacky adventures the Wubbzy way! Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! “Wubbzy Goes To School”
makes the grade at retail nationwide on August 3, 2010.

“Wubbzy Goes To School” (SRP $16.98) puts the “cool” in “school” with six charming episodes that will have everyone ready to hit the books. In “Who Needs School?,” Wubbzy is nervous about going off to school for the very first time and decides he can learn all he needs to know on his own. When things don’t work out as expected and Wubbzy has no one to play with, he realizes that maybe school isn’t so bad after all. In another episode, “New Kid On The Block,” Wubbzy learns that meeting and accepting new friends can be a big! big! big! job. When Murphy, a larger-than-life new student, joins the class, Wubbzy finds that good friends can come in all shapes and sizes.

Check out the Trailer for "Wubbzy Goes to School"

Additional episodes include: “Gotta Dance,”
“Wubbzy the Star,” “You Gotta Have Art” and “Magic Tricks,” starring
Wuzzleburg’s own Moo Moo the Magician! Fans will also be “wowed” with
cool bonus features such as the “Meet Wubbzy’s Schoolmates” photo gallery,
coloring and activity sheets and more.

What Can YOU WIN?

One of my Readers will WIN the "Wubbzy Goes to School" DVD!!!


1. Please leave a comment telling me which of the Wubbzy Characters you LOVE the most. (Mandatory)

All Extra Entries Please leave a separate comment for each one!

2. Subscribe to my Blog ( 2 entries)

3. Follow my BLOG (Right hand side)

4. Grab my Button (right hand side) (3 entries)

5. Follow my on Twitter (2 entries)

6. Tweet about this giveaway, and leave your tweet link in a comment.

7. Blog about this giveaway linking back to my post

(5 entries)

8. Leave a comment on any post here on my Blog and let me know here in the comments. (2 entries)

9. Become a Fan on Facebook! (2 entries)

Please remember to leave an email address in your comment. I will choose the winners via and notify them by email.

Giveaway Ends

August 13th!

*I was not compensated in anyway for this Giveaway!
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Thursday, July 29, 2010

Large Format Poster WINNER!

The Winner for the Large Format Poster Giveaway is.....

Charlie and Jen said...

I would love to use this poster to put a picture of my husband and I the night he came home from Afghanistan. I love that picture of us!!

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Aloha Friday - Dead Fish

An Island Life is hosting Aloha Friday. I thought it would be fun to participate. All you have to do is answer the question I ask by leaving a comment. Then click over to An Island Life and link up to Aloha Friday with your own question!

My Question:

Can a Gold Fish survive in a Fish Bowl without a Air Pump?

My Answer:

Well, I thought they could... My sister bought my kids a Gold Fish each to put in their miniature fish bowl/tanks. A few hours later they were dead.

We took the Fish Back to Petsmart, and apparently, Goldfish are more like a hybrid fish now that needs oxygen???!!! I mean where are the Pinocchio days were we all have our Gold Fish in a Bowl??

Learn something new everyday.. or was this employee nuts lol

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Wordless Wednesday - Just Another White Dress...

So this is what I did last Saturday! Helped my little sister try on Wedding Dresses! Who knew it was so much work just to get into one dress LOL :)

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Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Monday, July 26, 2010

Tassimo Gevalia Iced Coffee Review!

Last December I was sent a Tassimo Home Brewing System to try out and Review. You can check out my review here! In summary, I loved it! :)

Last week, I received two of the latest beverage drinks to try with my Tassimo Home Brewing System:

* Gevalia Sweet and Creamy Iced Coffee.

* Gevalia Black Iced Coffee.

To be honest, I wasn't sure if I would like Iced Coffee. I remember trying it once at a restaurant and my response was "BLEH". If you read my review on the Tassimo Brewing System then you know how easy it is to place the hot beverage discs in the machine and change them out for a completely different drink.

I LOVED the Sweet and Creamy Iced Coffee. The flavor is perfect. You have fill your cup up with ICE first though. I nearly missed that the first time. The coffee cools as it reaches your cup, then replace the disc for the milk creamer disc, and 1 minute or so later you have a wonderful cup of iced coffee. The Coffee taste isn't overbearing at all. I love the balance with the milk creamer.

I had to take it a step further though. After making two cups of the Gevalia Sweet and Creamy Coffee, I pulled out my new Smoothie maker, and made an mocha frapp with the coffee. Oh my word, it was amazing!! Just added the iced coffee, more ice, and a little chocolate syrup! Wow!

The Black Iced Coffee was not my personal favorite. I am sure it's an acquired taste!

My husband does NOT like coffee.. however, he actually liked the Gevalia Sweet and Creamy Iced Coffee!

If you don't have a Tassimo Home Brewing Machine, get one! Then you can try out all these wonderful hot and cold beverage drinks they offer!

Thanks Tassimo!

*I was given two Iced Coffee packages from Tassimo to try and review. This is my personal opinion and experience*
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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Aloha Friday - Too Big means Neglect?

An Island Life is hosting Aloha Friday. I thought it would be fun to participate. All you have to do is answer the question I ask by leaving a comment. Then click over to An Island Life and link up to Aloha Friday with your own question!

My Question:

In reference to the story in the news this week..which you can read HERE, Do you think that an Obese Child should be taken away from his/her parents and put in Foster Care?

My Answer:

Wow, what a touche' subject. From the articles they are saying that if you have an obese child then you are neglecting them.

My questions are this:

Who decides what is obese for a child?

Are their circumstances taken into consideration?

What if they have the "fat gene"?

Does this mean that "they" could eventually come into our homes and evaluate what we feed our children?

The bottom line for me.. is that there are always cases of abuse, and neglect. Could an obese child mean neglect? That is possible.. However, to make an assumption..straight across the board is not right to me.

America has a weight problem period. I think we need to look at what the government is allowing in our food. Like I really would like to know...why after high fructose corn syrup was banned years ago..was then later allowed back into the United States. Now as most of you know..dominates a great deal of our food.

Our children are precious, we have a responsibility to care for them.

Certainly a subject worth discussing and thinking about.

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A little about me...

It is that time again!!!! I am thinking of attempting to lose weight for the 100 millionth time. haha. This time I know it will work :)

In November of 2007, I gave birth to my second child, a C-Section. Not only did that put me back physically, but I also developed high blood pressure. I am only 29. Talk about discouraging.

I started gaining weight in highschool. Seems to have followed me everywhere. My ultimate goal is to lose 120 lbs but I'll settle for 10 right now. haha.

There is absolutely no reason why I cannot succeed in this weight loss endeavor. I have exercise equipment. I guess that means I have to use it. Also, I am going to attempt the Carbohydrates Addict Diet. I have had some success with this in the past.

So I am thinking, with putting my progress out for the world to see.. it will force me to make the right choices. Let's hope!! Feel free to comment on anything or tell your story. It's always encouraging to hear about others successes. Join me on this weight loss journey...

My Weight Progress: