A few Weekend Give Aways PLUS

Go to My Brown Baby for a great give away. Win four incredible autographed books penned and illustrated by the prolific husband and wife duo, Andrea and Brian Pinkney. Included in this package are: Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation; Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince & His Orchestra; Peggony Po: A Whale Of a Tale, and; Mim’s Christmas Jam. Imagine that: Four books featuring characters and stories that your child will flip for, with the personalized autograph of the author and illustrator! This is a $70 value, but the Pinkneys’s authographs are priceless.

And to Sunshine and Lemonade for this giveaway. To summarize. In case your mind drifted. Week Four prizes are: A favicon and Mommy cards from Darcy over at Graphically Designing. And a $25 Office Max gift card. Worth playing for?

Girls, hold onto your hats. Are you sitting down?
The WONDERFUL people at Bissell are donating a new......
Healthy Home Vacuum.
* Non-Stop Suction: for superior cleaning
*Airetight HEPA Filtration System: collects 99% of the particles as small as .3 microns and 100% of slightly larger particles like pollen, ragweed, dust mites and mold spores. Purifies the air while you are vacuuming!
*Microban Antimicrobial Protection: fights the growth of odor causing bacteria.
Just hop on over to SITS and enter before it is too late.

My Remodeled Life also has her give away in honor of the SITS girls.
This ADORABLE Etsy shop has everything from aprons to handbags to jewelry.
And, this week, she is giving away:
It's a Levi bag filled with a Christmas table runner, a Christmas stitchery, a beaded bookmark, and a beaded keychain.
Valued at over $50, the winner can keep it all for herself, or divide it up as holiday gifts!

Thanks-Giving-Away Extravanganza at Gourmet Mom on the Go
Because the holidays are about sharing, they're giving THREE of you Progresso “Perfect Recipe” gift baskets that include a free coupon for Progresso Broth, a recipe card holder, recipe box and wicker basket, as well as a set of serving spoons and a spoon rest. Perfect for Holiday Cooking!
This morning, head over to Magnolia Vali jewelry and check out her shop, she's giving one of you an item of your choice! If you have a Twilight-lover in your house, her Twilight charms are to die-for! (ha). To enter, simply visit Magnolia Vali jewelry and leave a comment at Gourmet Mom on the Go telling them your favorite item. Make any purchase, and you get 5 extra entries! Contest ends Tuesday, Dec. 2. Have fun!
And she also has a Pillsbury give away too.
Pillsbury is sending one Gourmet-Mom-on-the-Go reader a gift box with a brownie mix and both of Smuckers new limited edition toppings--Cherry Magic Shell, and Pumpkin Spice ice cream topping. YUM!!
And for the best of all. "Oh, I wish my kitchen had this or this". Well, how about a $5,000 kitchen makeover from Pillsbury?! Pillsbury wants to hear how consumers make things sweeter with their favorite desserts at www.pillsburybaking.com/campaign. The sweetest entry will receive a kitchen makeover worth $5,000, and Pillsbury will also make a donation to Feeding AmericaTM to help end hunger in this country. You get a new kitchen and hungry people get fed. Awesome! Thanks Gourmet-Mom-on-the-Go!

And please consider doing this. When doing your Christmas cards this year, take one card and send it to this address. If we pass this on and everyone sends one card, think of how many cards these wonderful special people who have sacrificed so much would get. A Great Idea!!!
When you are making out your Christmas card list this year, please include the following:
A Recovering American Soldier
c/o Walter Reed Army Medical Center
6900 Georgia Avenue,NW
Washington , D.C. 20307-5001


  1. i checked out my brown baby's site!! you're right - it's a great giveaway - hope you have a peaceful, restful sunday! :)

  2. I like your Christmas blog makeover! Though I am having anxiety without the assurance that your blog is, indeed, open 24 hours a day. :D Hugs!

  3. Always open, just like 7-11. LOL
    Glad to see ya!

  4. The blog looks great! You did good!

    Sorry you were having to do everything yourself last night. Wish I'd been home to help out. Just kick everyone's rear and make them help you! That's what my wise and wonderful neighbor is always telling me, lol.

  5. Hi Lynette! Thanks for posting about my giveaway, I gave you an extra entry.:)
    Also, THANK YOU for the address to send Christmas cards to recovering soldiers. We will sent out several, what a great idea. I posted it on my Facebook profile.
    Best wishes,
    Mandy :)

  6. Wow, Lynette, you sure get into the Christmas spirit :-). Good for you!

    What a great idea, about the soldier card. I seem to have heard something about the post office having a hard time delivering to soldiers coz of security purposes?? I'll send a card anyway...I hope it makes it to someone who can use a pick me up.

  7. thanks for all the links! OFf to check them out!


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