Friday, September 10, 2010

Elmer's Virtual Bag It Forward

I heard about Elmer's Virtual Bag It Forward from Crafty Mama of 4.

The Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward is charity blog meme, bloggers are able to raise $10 per blog post for Adopt-A-Classroom by writing a blog post or Facebook note and donating a virtual bag of school supplies . Elmer’s will donate $10 per each post written for Adopt-A-Classroom, up to $10,000.

I'm sending a bag of virtual school supplies to Jyl at The Post-It Place, and Robyn of Robyn's Online World.

HOW CAN YOU JOIN? It’s easy!
•Participate in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward by giving away a virtual bag of school supplies and creating a blog post or Facebook note with specific rules described below.
•Elmer’s will donate up to $10,000 to Adopt-A-Classroom.
•You can give as many virtual bags as you want.
•The Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward will officially begin at 12 AM EST on July 22, 2010 and end at 11:59 PM EST on September 10, 2010. Blog posts submitted to us before or after that time period will not be counted.
•The blog post link has to be submitted in the comment section below for your participation to be counted.
In addition copy and paste the following text into your blog post:

•Copy and paste these rules into your blog post or Facebook note.
•Create a post giving a “virtual bag of school supplies” to other bloggers or write about your Back to School shopping trip at Walmart.
•Link back to the person who gave you a bag of school supplies.
•Let each person you are giving a virtual bag of school supplies know you have given them a bag.
•Leave your link in the Elmer’s Virtual Bag It Forward comment section. You can also find the official rules of this virtual #bagitforward program there.
•Elmer’s is donating $10 for each blog participating in the Virtual Bag It Forward Donation to Adopt-A-Classroom (up to total of $10,000 for blog posts written by September 10,2010).
•Please note that only one blog post per blog url will count towards the donation.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Breyers Sundae Scoop-Off Contest

Breyers® is in search of the next great sundae with the Sundae Scoop-Off Contest and you have a chance to win!

From now through September 13, 2010, the Sundae Scoop-Off Contest is challenging America to create original, family-friendly ice cream sundae recipes including 10 or fewer ingredients.

View complete contest requirements and enter the recipes at for a chance to win $10,000, a trip to Chicago featuring a private cooking lesson with renowned pasty Chef Gale Gand and one year of FREE Breyers® ice cream.

The sundae recipe entries will be judged on taste, creativity, use of Breyers® ice cream and presentation.

You can connect with Breyers online through either Facebook or Twitter.

Disclosure: I am posting in the blogger promotion on behalf of Breyers and may receive product as a result of your post.

Monday, September 6, 2010

I’m Looking Forward to the Holidays at Sam’s Club + Giveaway

One lucky Simply Being Mommy reader will win a $25 Sam’s Club Gift Card to help with their holiday shopping - can you believe it's already Labor Day? The holidays are right around the corner! Giveaway ends 9-6