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PromotionalCodes.com Mother’s Day Giveaway Event #MadameDealsEvents {ends 5/4}

I know I'm incredibly thankful for all the mother's in my life,
nearly everyone I know is a mother now and you all deserve to be thanked for everything you do!
I'm excited to announce I have teamed up with a 
great group of bloggers to giveaway some pretty fantastic prizes.
Which prize would you like to win the most?

We have an awesome giveaway for you sponsored by PromotionalCodes.com
There are THREE prize packages with a combined value of $2500!!  
Enter with the giveaway form below!

Grand Prize ($1,100)

promotionalcodes.com Vera Bradley - Pleated Tote ($68) This Vera Bradley pleated tote in plum crazy is full of summer essentials! House of Harlow 1960 - Sunglasses ($125) House of Harlow 1960 has evolved into offering full-fledged collections, including ready-to-wear, jewelry, eyewear, footwear, and handbags. Since its inception, the brand has received rave reviews and a tremendous celebrity following. Dell - Venue 8 Pro Red 64 GB Tablet ($349) Take the full power of Windows 8.1 and Office Home & Student 2013 wherever you go with an 8” HD screen, a quad-core Intel® Atom™ processor and dual cameras. Great for summer beach reading! GlossyBox - 6 month Subscription ($115) GLOSSYBOX is the perfect beauty surprise - for friends, loved ones, even yourself! You’ll get a beautifully wrapped box containing five deluxe-sized beauty products delivered directly to your doorstep. B-Glowing - T3 Featherweight Journey Hairdryer ($130) B-Glowing has a wide assortment of unique high-quality beauty brands of makeup, hair care, skin care, perfume, bath and body, home ambience and more. This hair dryer seals the cuticle for enhanced shine and moisture. Infrared heat styles hair easily without damage. Travel tote for storage and travel convenience. Kay Jewelers - Gift Card ($100) As the #1 specialty jewelry brand in the United States, we know that offering fine jewelry at a great price is only part of the story. Quirky - Gift Card ($100) Shop for the world's best products, invented by real people like you. If you've got an incredible idea for a product, we want to know about it. FTD - Gift Card ($100) Celebrate any occasion with fresh flowers from FTD. Here, you will find only the highest quality flower arrangements and floral bouquets - perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, or any holiday throughout the year.

Prize Pack Two ($700)

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Prize Pack Three ($700)

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Enter to win:

Giveaway will run through Sunday, May 4th, 2014 at 11:59 pm EST. Do the mandatory entries on the Rafflecopter to open additional entries. The more entries you do, the better your chance of winning. Don't forget to come back daily to complete the daily entries. Wait for the Rafflecopter to load and enter below. Good luck!! 

Participating bloggers are not responsible for prize fulfillment.


House Built on Love - LUSH Cosmetics Ultimate Pampering Package {ends 5/6}

Lush Cosmetics Ultimate Pampering Package Giveaway
April 22 - May 6, 2014
I have teamed up with 
Chronically Content, Deliciously Savvy, My Silly Little Gang
and several other bloggers to give my readers the opportunity to win several different giveaways!
I will be posting a new giveaway every couple of weeks to celebrate our journey through an unconventional way of becoming parents. You can learn more about our journey thus far here.

Have you heard of LUSH cosmetics?
It's a handmade cosmetics line that has a whole lot of personality and a life of it's own.
They offer everything from lip gloss to bath bombs to gorilla perfumes,
every product you've ever dreamed of to pamper and spoil yourself is available at Lush!
Once you go "Lush", you won't ever go back!

Lush Cosmetics carries some of my favorite products and since everyone needs to be pampered,
I've teamed up with Lush to provide one lucky winner the "My Fair Lady"
Ultimate Pampering prize package just in time for Mother's Day! 

We’ve compiled this gorgeous hatbox full of Lush's most luxurious skincare products, including their whipped Creamed Almond and Coconut Smoothie, soft Figs and Leaves soap, almond-packed Buffy body butter, Charity Pot hand and body lotion, Tiny hands solid moisturizer, Ultrabalm all-purpose balm and Mediterranean orange-grove shower gel, The Olive Branch.
Being pampered is in one lucky lady's near future!

Please use the giveaway tools form below to enter to win:

Disclaimer: This contest will run through May 6th, 2014 at 11:59 pm EST. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Please note Lauren Paints | a beautiful life are not responsible for sponsors that do not fulfill their prizes, please contact laurenpaintsflorida@gmail.com if you have any questions or if you are interested in participating or sponsoring a future event. 

May Flowers $100 Gift Card Giveaway {ends 5/12}

Welcome to the May Flowers 
$100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway 
sponsored by Social News Daily and hosted by The Parenting Patch


Social News Daily is the first media reporting website that focuses 100% on social media platforms and news created and supported by social networks. 

SND fully understands the power that Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and other social networks have on our lives. Find all your social media news and trends in one convenient place with Social News Daily. 

 One lucky reader of Social News Daily and The Parenting Patch will win one (1) $100 Amazon gift card. To enter for your chance to win the May Flowers $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway, simply use the following Rafflecopter form. Good luck! 

 The May Flowers $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway is open worldwide. An international winner will receive $25 minus any PayPal charges via PayPal in lieu of the specified prize. The May Flowers $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway ends at midnight CST on May 12, 2014. One winner will be chosen at random via Rafflecopter. The winner will be sent an email and will have forty-eight hours to respond. If no response is received within forty-eight hours, another winner will be chosen. The Parenting Patch is not responsible for prize fulfillment.

Spoil Mom! Mother's Day Prize Pack Giveaway {ends 4/28}

Co-hosted by:  My Coupon Lady

Mother's Day is right around the corner!  What better way to say, "thank you" to the mother's in your life, than giving them a unique prize pack filled with goodies to spoil her?  Not only will the winner of this giveaway score a bouquet of flowers of their choice from The Bouqs, they'll also grab $100 in cash (via Paypal or Amazon gift card).  To sweeten the prize, we have teamed up with some incredible representatives from fun companies that are offering up these amazing prizes!  

I am a stay at home single mom, college student and Pampered Chef Independent Consultant. Pampered Chef is a wonderful company dedicated to the cook providing quality kitchen tools. The product I am featuring is the Garden Trowel, New from our Spring line, perfect for any garden fanatic. (Item #1235, $24.00 value). Visit me on Facebook  & my site!

My name is Sky, and I'm a momma to 2 beautiful children! I am an Independent Distributor for It Works! and we sell some of the best all natural weight loss products I've ever come across. I'll be giving away one of our Ultimate Body Applicators, which can help you tighten, tone and firm! Checkout my Facebook Page and site!

I'm a mom to a 3 year old little boy and I'm also a licensed Cosmetologist.  I am a Founding Presenter with Younique. We have natural and natural based cosmetics and skin care. Included in the prize pack from Younique are 2 of our Mineral Eye Pigments. They are 100% natural! gluten free and provide gorgeous color.  Check out my Facebook Page and Website!

My name is Candisse, and I'm an aspiring event planner with my own event company. I am an Independent Advanced Consultant with Jamberry Nails - the revolutionary new crazy to have fun, easy to apply nail designs for your fingers and toes! I will be giving away 1 full sheet of nail shields, which will do up to 4 full sets of nails and last up to 2 weeks on your fingers and 6 weeks on your toes! Check out my Facebook Page Website!

Hey! My name is Latika and I am a self-proclaimed "Glitterati Girl" and mother of 2! I do have a traditional 9-5 but am also a Charm Specialist for Charmsations, a new personalized accessory company that has taken the world by storm in it's short existence! I will be letting YOU "get glitterati" with your very own customized bracelet-enjoy!  Stop by and see my Facebook Page and Website!

HI!  I'm a wife and mom of three grown kids and three beautiful little granddaughters. One has Down Syndrome and is such a blessing in our lives! I joined JujuBelle for my love of affordable, interchangeable fashion jewelry.This Crystal Stretch Bracelet comes with a Mini Bling Crown and two charms ($18 retail value). Stop by and see me at my Facebook Page and website!

1 lucky winner will score:
* a bouquet from The Bouqs (up to $40 value)
* $100 cash 
* Pampered Chef Garden Trowel 
* It Works! Wrap 
* (2) Younique Mineral Eye Pigments 
* Jamberry full sheet "Flourish" Nail Wraps 
* Charmsations Customized Bracelet  
* Crystal Stretch Bracelet w/ Charms

This is a $257 value package!
Open to all US State residents, 18 years or older.  Winner will have 48 hours to respond to an email sent from Mommysmakinit@gmail.com (consider adding this address to your contacts so it doesn't go to spam!).  This giveaway ends @ 11:59 pm EST on April 28th.

*Participants in this giveaway are not responsible for prize shipment, nor were they compensated for this post. Hosts are responsible for prize shipment of cash and vendor prizes.  Winner will be given a coupon code to The Bouqs.com to order. This giveaway is in no way associated with Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media outlet.  If you have any questions, or want to participate in our next giveaway, please contact Jeni @ thebinderladies@gmail.com


Blooming Into Spring Giveaway Hop - Nina "Norway" Ballet Flats Giveaway {ends 5/1} #bloomintospring

Disclaimer: I may have received a product, sample, and/or compensation to facilitate this review, regardless all opinions expressed above are completely my own.

Welcome to the Blooming Into Spring Blog Hop!
Hosted By: MPM Network Bloggers
While many of us are looking forward to spring, it doesn't mean we are looking forward to spring cleaning. To make spring cleaning a bit more fun, the MPM Blogging Network has joined together to make spring cleaning even more fun! Each participating blog below is hosting their very own unique spring themed giveaway, including spring cleaning items, fashion accessories, and even gift card for purchasing your own Spring treats!

To increase your chances of getting something fun, make sure to visit all the blogs linked below. Also, don't forget to enter to win our grand prize, a Shark PRO Steam & Spray Mop!
The Blooming Into Spring Blog Hop ends on 5/1/14 at 11:59 PM. The MPM Blogging Networks is not responsible for prize fulfillment and associated bloggers are responsible for their own giveaways. Good luck everyone and happy spring! 

 Every Princess needs pretty shoes!
To celebrate spring I've teamed up with Nina Shoes for a pretty spectacular giveaway:
One lucky winner will win a pair of Nina "Norway" Ballet Flats{RV: $55}!

I love the way these can fit in a small bag and travel in my purse,
the perfect answer to throbbing feet after a day spent in heels.
Plus, a little fashion tip: flats go with everything!

These shoes are comfortable, sophisticated,
and the glittering of the crystal bows is the perfect elegant touch with any outfit!

So here's your chance to win, use the giveaway tools form below to enter:

Be sure to enter to win all the other great prizes below:

Disclaimer: This contest will run through May 1st, 2014 at 11:59 pm EST. Must be 18 years or older to win.  This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Lauren Paints | a beautiful life and not to Facebook. Please note that Lauren Paints | a beautiful life is not responsible for sponsors that do not fulfill their prizes.