Kick Off Summer Giveaway + Blog Hop

I am so excited for Summer! Some of my blogging besties and I decided to join together to put together different Summer themed baskets to giveaway as a celebration of summer fun!

15 of my favorite bloggers have put together themed, Summer Activity Packages that each value over $75! Packages filled with everything from healthy summer snacks, a family movie night, crafts and boredom busters (for the kids), summer pampering and fashion (for you), capturing summer memories, and so much more!

Here’s a sneak peak of ALL of our giveaway packages:

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Are you ready for a chance to enter 15 AMAZING Giveaways AND meet some of our favorite blogging friends?
Welcome to The KICK OFF SUMMER Giveaway + Blog Hop!!

Here’s What You Do:
1. Scroll down in this post to see a more detailed description of what I’m giving away.
2. Enter my giveaway at the very bottom of the post.
3. Time to start “blog-hopping!” Click on each of my friends’ links below & enter ALL of their giveaways!
4. While you’re there, spend some time looking around the blogs – maybe you’ll find something or someone new that inspires you!
Click on the links to view each site, and enter to win their “Ultimate Summer” package.
(If you receive an error message, click to the blog’s home page.)

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|1. Photo Booth Fun with Capturing Joy | 2. Kids Crafts with A girl and a glue gun | 3. Fashion and Beauty with Girl loves Glam | 4. Summer Decorating with the Crafted Sparrow| 5. Healthy Summer Snacks with Simply Sadie Jane | 6. Summer Memory Keeping with SNAP | 7. Summer Reading (and Fort Kit) for kids with My Sister’s Suitcase | 8.Day at the Beach with The Girl Who Ate Everything| 9. Memory Making with Eighteen 25 | 10. Boredom Busters (Amazon gift card) with Delia Creates | 11. Summer Crafting with The Creative Mom | 12. Summer Sewing with Sugar Bee Crafts | 13. Memory Keeping (Project Life) with No. 2 Pencil | 14. Summer Pampering with A Pumpkin and a Princess | 15. Family Movie Night with Tatertots and Jello |

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summertime fashion and beauty giveaway

I am getting you geared up for summer with this fun fashion and beauty giveaway! This is full of some of my favorite beauty products, clothing, jewelry, my makeup book, and cosmetic bags. It is valued at just over $100 and will get you all set for what you need to feel fabulous this summer.

Summer Fashion and Beauty giveaway

I am including this awesome Tree Hut hand cream that I love, a foot smoother so you can get your feet sandal ready, this great Mary Kay bronzing powder to give your skin a healthy glow, this amazing Tanwise self tanning face gel that will give your skin just the right amount of color without all of the sun damage, and these adorable chevron cosmetic bags.

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I am also giving away this bright colored jewelry that is perfect for Summer, some of my favorite sun screens, a face mask, and a purple tulle maxi skirt like the one I wore. You will LOVE it!

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Last, but not least, I am including my book, The Busy Girl’s Guide to Makeup. It is full of fabulous makeup tips and tutorials to keep you looking your best all of the time, not just during this summer! You can learn more about my book, HERE.

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 Are you as psyched for this giveaway as I am? You can enter it by using the Rafflecopter widget below. Giveaway ends June 8th. Good luck!

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WIN the ULTIMATE “Valentine’s Day Basket” + Blog Hop

Love is in the air, friends!

We are celebrating February, 14th 2014 with an incredible giveaway that you won’t want to miss!

Are you ready for this?! TWENTY-EIGHT of your FAVORITE bloggers have put together amazing Valentine’s Day baskets filled with everything you will need for fun, romantic night! That’s right, ladies… no more stressing over what to do or scrambling at the last minute to pull together a memorable evening.

Valentine’s Day is 100% planned for the lucky recipients of these twenty-eight gorgeous baskets!

Each of  these are giving away a unique themed date night basket valued at over $100 each to make your evening something you will treasure forever!

Here’s a peak at all 28 giveaway baskets:

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Are you ready for a chance to enter 28 AMAZING Giveaways? Welcome to The ULTIMATE Valentine’s Day Basket + Blog Hop!!

Here’s What You Do:

#1) Are you sitting down?!! Ready to feast on all the delicious eye candy of the amazing giveaways you are about to enter? I thought so!

#2) Scroll down further in this post to get a more DETAILED description of what I giving away.

#3) Enter MY giveaway at the very bottom of the post.

#4) Time to start “blog-hopping!” Click on each of my friends’ links below & enter ALL of their giveaways!

#5) Definitely take time to check out each of these sites. We have quite the variety of talented ladies participating in this! You are in for a REAL treat!!

Want a sneak peek at the basket I am giving away?! My basket is themed after the Dating Divas’ Our Love Story Date Night!

Ultimate Valentine Basket Our Love Story Giveaway


Click on each link to view each site, and enter to win their “Valentine’s Date Night” basket. If you receive an error message, click to the blog’s home page. So much inspiration, right?!?

1. The Dating Divas 2. Bombshell Bling 3. Thirty Handmade Days 4. All Things Thrifty 5. Nobiggie 6. A Little Tipsy 7. The Crafting Chicks 8. Capturing Joy with Kristen Duke 9. Skip To My Lou 10. Snap 11. Fun Cheap Or Free 12. Positively Spendid 13. My Sister’s Suitcase 14. The 36th Avenue 15. Smitten By 16. The Idea Room 17. 4 Men 1 Lady 18. Girl Loves Glam 19. The Diva Dish 20. Entirely Eventful Day 21. Tatertots & Jello 22. Just A Girl 23. Dollar Store Crafts 24. The SITS Girls 25. Lolly Jane 26. Design Dazzle 27. My Insanity 28. Not Just A Housewife


Valentine Date Giveaway Package

This basket is FULL of fabulousness to keep you and your date busy creating a fun scrapbook of your love story! Not only will you get to create a fun scrapbook, but you get a Visa gift card so you can get yourself some takeout and enjoy the treats the basket comes with too!

Here is what you get with my Valentine’s basket valued at $135!

Over 50 sheets of scrapbook paper! This isn’t the ugly kind either. This is good stuff that you will love crafting with!

A gorgeous binder to put your pages in.

Magazines to cut up and help create decorations on your pages.

50 sheet protectors.

2 sets of alphabet stickers.

10 different scrapbook decor sets. These are super cute, fun ones too!

4 rolls of washi tape.

1 roll of baker’s twine.

Glitter tape.


1 package of super fun colored Sharpies.

10 printables from The Dating Divas.

3 boxes of candy.

$25 Visa gift card for dinner!

Sounds like the perfect date, right? Well you need to enter to win this fun package for you and your sweetheart (or maybe you just want to hoard all of the amazing scrapbooking awesomeness to yourself? I won’t judge!)


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 Ends at midnight on January 24th. US residents only.