Craftsy Block of the Month Program – Free

Have you heard of Craftsy? It’s a combination online community/deal site, and it’s all crafty bits. Tutorials, forums, an online store, and more.

Welll…they’re doing a quilt block of the month – and it’s free. Each month, you get 2 different blocks to make, then you’ll spend the last two months putting your new quilt together. Sign up and check it out!

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$100 and a ViSalus Balance Kit Give It Away

This event is sponsored by Drink Yourself Skinny an Independent Distributor of the Body By Vi 90 Day Challenge. The 90 Day Challenge is not just a weight loss program it is a health and wellness program that can help you lose weight, tone up, or build muscle. Visalus offers those looking to become healthy the ability to refer 3 of their friends or family to the program and get their monthly kit for free. Plus everyone who joins the Challenge is eligible for the prizes, trips, and rewards offered by the company. Every 90 days new winners are chosen in several categories for the biggest overall transformation to win prizes like Hollywood Make-Overs and Tropical Cruises.


One of my missions for 2012 is to continue on my travels of health and getting back in shape. I feel like everyone can use a little help, whether it’s a program, a support group, or pre-packaged foods or meal replacements.

The Balance program has 30 meal replacement shakes.

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BLOGGER EVENT: Target Giftcard Giveaway

Giveaway Gal is so excited that she bought her domain, so she’s having a giveaway to celebrate.  But really, we’re the winners!  Why, you ask?  Because she’s gonna give away a $50 Target gift card!  If you’re a blogger and want to take part, go check out her post

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MamaLuvsBooks: How Special Needs Children Change Your Life…

This is an amazing and fantastic post that everyone should read.

For many years, my BFF was an autistic tween. I worked with her mom, and she wanted to do everything with me. But then she turned 14 and decided she was too cool for me. Sigh…kids!!

MamaLuvsBooks: How Special Needs Children Change Your Life…: This week I am doing a little “get to know you” series and reposting a few of my favorite posts that I wrote for a blog called aMomKnowsBest…

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Trop50 Juice $50 Spa GC Give It Away

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Did you miss out on the last giveaway for the $50 Spa Week Gift Card?  Well, never fear – there’s another chance to win!   Remember when we talked about Trop50?  Or when we discussed some super-tasty mocktail and cocktail recipes?  Well, the great people at Tropicana have been kind enough to sponsor another $50 Spa Card for HWYD readers.  Awesome, right? 

Enter in the easy-peasy rafflecopter form.  After the jump!

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Chinese New Year Give It Away


Don’t forget to hit up the Chinese New Year Giveaway Hop!  There’s 48 different blogs participating, plus a great grand prize!

There’s Amazon cards, movies, Paypal cash, natural health products, wallets, accessories, and so much more!  Don’t forget about the grand prize, too – a super cute Chinoiserie clutch bag

Hop to the list of participating blogs

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Copy-Cat Olive Garden’s Tuscan Garlic Chicken

My new bloggy buddy Cathy at Sidetracked Mom has created this tasty looking dish that’s a clone of Olive Garden’s Tuscan Garlic Chicken.

Check it out, won’t ya?

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