Winner Winner Mother’s Day Dinner

Just popping in real quick to announce the winner of the Mother’s Day giveaway c/o Blue Nile Diamonds

…..Pitter patter pitter patter….

Via Random.Org

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Email me lady-cakes! Let’s get that Mother’s Day bling out to you to enjoy!

Everyone else– There’s still a chance to get you some Blue Nile Love for yourself or for mama! Use the code momgift13 to get 10% your purchase at Blue Nile!

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Feature Yourself Friday {And a Giveaway!}

It’s May! It’s May!? Holy bologna April flew by. But, it’s FINALLY nice enough out that we can be outside planting flowers, and playing in the sun. I love it. Bring on the hot weather {so I can complain about it in June, of course.} But anyway, with May comes Mother’s Day.. You know, the day where us Mamas get all the lovin’ and hugs and kisses? Yeah, well how about some bling too? The people at Blue Nile sent me a little Mother’s Day gift the other day {squeal!!!} and better yet? They sent one for you too!

 

Seriously they’re gorgeous. Super shiny, sparkly, and dangly.

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They’re pretty enough to be dressed up, or wear them with your t-shirt, cropped jeans, and flip flops like I did all day today. They took my blahhh outfit to fabulous, if you ask me.

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Would you like to know how to win? Of course you would! Sadly I wish I could give you all some Mama’s Day love but just one winner today– and the giveaway will end tomorrow at 9:00 PM so I can get them out in time for the actual day! Just in case you plan on being a super duper daughter and give them to your Mom? Me? I kept them. Ha but I love you Mom!

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How to Enter

There’s a few ways you can win.. Make sure you leave separate comments for each entry so random.org can catch all the entries correctly and we don’t miss yours!

1.) Comment and tell me what your perfect Mother’s Day would be.

2.) Follow Fingerprints on the Fridge on Facebook

3.) Follow Blue Nile on Facebook– Make sure you tell them who sent you!

4.) Share/Tweet/Pinterest/Instagram/Shout it from the rooftops this giveaway.

Now– On to the Party! Link up anything you want to Feature for the week! Woohoo! Can’t wait to see those projects!



People Magazine Special Oscar Double Issue and a WINNER WINNER!

Ahh– it’s finally out!

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And, I must say, even though my favorite Jennifer wasn’t on the cover– they picked a great other Jen to grace the cover of such a special magazine. :) She’s such a beauty!

I took that sucker home, sat down and enjoyed some fountain mountain (ha-ha) and a FEW chocolate goodies and got to readin’

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Of course, when I flipped to the inside “Winning Moments” and saw Miss Lawrence in her GORGEOUS gown? I was so excited for her, she seems like such a sweet girl.

Besides the gowns, the make up and hair?! Get out of here. Gorgeous. I took a couple styles and added them to my inspiration files for fancy hair events. What? You don’t go to fancy hair events? ;)

Overall it was a great read. A lot of things to drool over, and I’m not just talking about the gents in tuxes. Jewels, make up, hair, dresses it’s basically a girls dream.

Reese Witherspoon looked flawless as always, and Amanda Seyfried? Gorgeous. Stunning!

I was also a big fan of the Oscar Memories article– love seeing celebs just be mommies and daddies. :) Makes my heart melt.

If you can’t tell– I loved it. :)

How about we talk about the WINNER from the 1st post?! Yes lets!

Dun dun dun– and the Oscar– gift card goes to..

via random.org:

Christa the BabbyMama

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Whoop whoop get it girl! She’s excited– can you tell?

For everyone else, there’s still a chance to win the sweepstakes going on!

Test your PEOPLE Trivia skills for a chance to win!
Enter each week for a chance to win one of hundreds of rewards cards!
Click the link to play now!

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and PEOPLE Magazine  but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #PEOPLEforOscars  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.

People Magazine, and the Oscars {And, a Giveaway!}

It’s award season and you know what that means.

Dresses!

People watching!

Gossip!

All lovely things. ;)

My favorite thing about the Oscars is probably the red carpet, I “go” for the gowns, the hair, and the handsome men.

*Cough * Cough*

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Which is when PEOPLE Magazine Oscars Double Issue comes in place. It’s the perfect magazine for me when I’m trying to catch a glimpse of the Oscars, drooling and miss something because bedtime calls– Monday morning planning– and over-all “Mom Duties” that get in the way of the glitz and glam. So when Monday afternoon rolls around and I feel like I missed the whole thing, I can catch up in car line when I wait for the girls to get out of school. Please tell me you do this too? I swear it’s the only time I have some peace and quiet. ha!

It hits shelves on March 1st 2013 and will only be out until March 18th 2013– so you know I’ll be sure to get mine day one ;)

I want to be sure you get your copy too, so I’m hosting a giveaway for a $20.00 Target Gift Card to pick up your copy of PEOPLE Magazine Oscars Double Issue and still have some money left for some chocolate and pop. Or is that just my idea of a good time?

You know what else is a good time? PEOPLE Magazine is hosting sweepstakes to test your PEOPLE trivia for chances to win big!

So, as you can see there’s a lot of winning going on…

If you’d like to enter the $20.00 Target giveaway, leave a comment telling me which stars/celebs do you want to see on the cover of this year’s PEOPLE Magazine 2013 Oscars Double Issue Campaign.

Easy! I know which ones I want to see!

I’ll choose a winner March 3rd 2013 via random.org :)

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Good luck! And, may the odds be ever in your favor. ;)

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and PEOPLE Magazine  but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #PEOPLEforOscars  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.”

Feature Yourself Friday

Hello, hello!

I hope you’re all as excited for the weekend as I am! I’ve been in such a good mood lately thanks to our decision, I can’t wait for weekends to come to get my blog content going– and get closer and closer to my “do it” date..Wait what? If you didn’t read the post I swear it has nothing to babies, or doing.. anything like that. Ha But, maybe I can convince Jared of that too.. No? Not quite.

Anyway– Now that it’s super awkward. Let’s look at some things I’m obsessed with right now.

My gorgeous friend Lindsay shared a post recently about layering. Big fan. Big, big fan.

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Um, this staircase reveal?! You’ve got to be kidding me. Stunning.

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And, don’t even get me started on this reading nook. Goodness! Beauty!

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Lovely!

So, now it’s your turn– Share yo’ stuff.

(Oh, I almost forgot! Don’t forget to come back tomorrow at 9:00 am for a GIVEAWAY!)



Guest Blogging

I’m over at this lovely lady’s blog tonight.

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You should probably go check it out. I hear there’s a giveaway…. and a linky party.. And cupcakes!

Okay, there aren’t cupcakes. But you should still check it out.

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Halloween Decorating {and a giveaway!}

Giveaway Now Closed!

It’s here it’s here!

Fall..Halloween..

I’m so excited! Halloween is my favorite holiday. Before it turned into “Let’s see how little I can wear and get away with it” if you know what I mean. :)

Hayrides..Cider..Spooky movies (13 days of Halloween on Disney? Yes puh-lease!) The cold in the air. Kids running around high on sugar. Oh yeah, I’m kind of like Claire from Modern Family. “Halloween is MY holiday!”

So you can imagine my sheer delight when I was contacted by a lovely lady from HomeSeasons.com to see if I wanted a box o’ goodies to sprinkle around the house for some Halloween cheer.

Yes. Yes I would!

Let me tell you something, this wasn’t a teeny tiny box. This was a giant halloween threw up all over my house type of box.

I was sent the Gold Package, which included a ton of wooden signs to hang up. Some pumpkin lanterns which will soon be hanging on the ceiling for a little Halloween get-together we have planned for the kiddos. Spider webs with some pretty creepy looking 8 legged friends and the neatest silhouettes. Lily and I had some fun taking things out and trying it out. Once I grab the rest of the seasonal things from the basement I’m pretty sure it’ll be the next best thing to the haunted mansion. ;)

We used the spiders to make something extra fun, which I’ll share with you tomorrow..

But, until then.. as if Homeseasons.com hasn’t been awesome enough to send me some fun things to play with, they want to send you something too! Not just one of you.. TWENTY FIVE of you! That’s right!

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Woohoo!

The first 25 entries will receive a small decorating kit to get you started sprinkling the spookiness around your home.

Just fill out the form below.. Couldn’t be easier!

Also.. Don’t forget to check out Home Seasons on facebook.. They’ve got tons of goodies for all holidays. So make sure you like them so you can keep up to date on specials and deals! I’d love it if you could tell them I sent ya!

 

La Posh Style {Giveaway}

The first giveaway on the new site.. Woohoo! So happy about this one, I’m a big fan of La Posh Style.

They’ve got some gorgeous pieces if you ask me.

They have everything you could want, from daytime looks to out on the town hot momma dresses.

Today, they’re giving one lucky winner a $30.00 shop credit to choose whatever you’d like!

Want to know how to win? Let me tell you the ways!

1.) Become a fan of their facebook page, make sure you tell them who sent ya!

2.) Check out their shop and tell me your favorite item right now.

3.) Blog/tweek/facebook this giveaway.

Good luck!

Spring is here! {Giveaway}

In honor of springing ahead..and the warm weather in general I thought it would be a great time for an outdoor themed giveaway.

Case in point..


Since it’s time to break out the summer gear and you want to keep said gear protected right?
Right.
Empire Patio Covers have graciously offered up an awesome credit toward anything on their site. Haven’t heard of Empire Patio Covers? Let me share a bit about them, shall I?
Empire patio covers are the perfect combination of style and protection. Available in coordinated designer collections, the outdoor patio furniture covers offer all-weather outdoor protection and style at a discounted price. 
Plus..

All of Empire’s outdoor patio furniture covers feature an Eco-friendly dioxin free coating and a positive air flow venting system to ensure the ultimate protection of your outdoor patio furniture against mold and mildew buildup.

Tons of sizes to choose from and three great designs. You’re bound to find something to help you keep the elements off your furniture. Which in the end will keep it lasting pretty, longer! Bonus.
Did I mention free?
Did I mention awesome?
Like.. $100.00 awesome.
So want to know how you can win? Of course.
1.) Head on over to the site and let me know what you’ll be spending your $100.00 shop credit on.
2.) Share with me what you’re most excited for with spring coming up. 
3.) Be a follower of FOTF here..on Facebook or Twitter. Don’t forget to spread the word! :)
Giveaway open to United States and Canada residents only. Please, separate comment per entry, 3 entries per person max. Contest runs until 3/16/2012 when Random.org will pick a winner. :)

VinylCrafts {Giveaway!}

We’ve got some Saturday fun going on around these parts, yes we do.

The lovely Becky from Vinyl Crafts contacted me and asked if she could giveaway FOTF readers something fun from her shop.

I couldn’t respond quick enough! Yes yes yes!

She’s got such pretty things.. something sweet for your lover.

Something cute for your house.

A reminder for the family.

I love it all, I honestly have no idea how you’ll choose! Becky is going to give one lucky winner 70.00 credit to her shop so you can pick out something special for yourself.
Want to know how you can win? Let me count the ways. 
  1. Head on over to Vinyl Crafts and take a peek around, come back here and let me know what you’ll use your credit towards. 
  2. *Like* Vinyl Crafts on facebook. (Make sure you let her know who sent ya ;)
  3. Blog/Tweet/Facebook about this giveaway. 
Contest open to FOTF followers and subscribers, if you’re not currently a public follower, now is a great time to do so! Please leave a separate comment for each entry. Contest ends March 2, 2012.