More Clutter-Free Stocking Stuffers

Consider stocking stuffers that are used up or gobbled down instead of making a mess. This giveaway from Funky Monkey is now closed. Congrats to the winners: Sullivan-3@, Lee.Privette@,  magpie512@. A few years ago I finally wisened up and stopped putting twaddle in the Christmas stockings. One July as I was scraping up bits of […]

Gift Ideas for the DIYer in Your Life (A Giveaway from The Home Depot – CLOSED)

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to alvarezbren@ As you may know, I married a carpenter. FishPapa has worked in the construction world since he was eight. Yes, really. As a child he did construction clean-up with his mom after school to help make ends meet. This signifies in a number of ways: He knew […]

Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze Cookbook (Booking It: December Update & Year-End Wrap-Up)

Congrats to the winners of this giveaway: DBT64@, chuluota@, bethel28@, lilproblemkid06@, sd_pearsall@ Booking It is an online book club where we discuss what we’ve read over the past month as well as review a monthly assigned book. This month’s book is Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze Cookbook by Yours Truly. (Heads up: if you make a purchase through any Amazon links […]

Acoustic Christmas & a Giveaway from KLOVE

Win a CD from Sidewalk Prophets or Dara Maclean.  This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: smrogi@ and tammyminchew@ There are key memories in my mind of concerts of Christmases past: the church pageants of my childhood, attending the Living Christmas Tree with my high school friend Stephanie, enjoying Andrew Peterson’s Behold the Lamb of God, […]

Grateful Giveaways #15: $100 OtterBox Gift Code

Finally, our last giveaway of the season is a $100 OtterBox gift code to help you protect all of your devices: OtterBox is the #1 selling case for smartphones, and with good reason! Based out of Colorado, OtterBox makes a wide range of sturdy cases dedicated to protecting today’s technological devices. Whether you’re an outdoor […]

Grateful Giveaways #14: Lite Brix Building Systems & JibJab StoryBots

And our last giveaway for the kids is a Lite Brix Building Systems set plus iTunes gift card so you can enjoy JibJab StoryBots: Lite Brix Building Systems Shine a light on your child’s creativity with the LITE BRIX™ Super Light Building System from Cra-Z-Art®, the innovative light-up building construction sets with vibrant sparkling lights […]

Grateful Giveaways #13: iHome iP76 Color-Changing Speaker Tower

Introducing the iHome Audio iP76 color changing speaker tower with Bluetooth technology! This is a 3-foot speaker tower for iPhone/iPod that charges and plays music! The iP76 has an adjustable LED light cabinet that features color fade, favorite color, pulse to music and strobe effect – a really neat showpiece as well as a dock. […]

Grateful Giveaways #12: Freezer Cooking Prize Package

Simplify your time in the kitchen with this amazing freezer cooking prize package: When it comes to holiday giving, at the heart of what most of us desire to do is to provide gifts that will enhance the life of the receiver. How better to enhance the life of those on your holiday list than […]