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Saturday, July 6, 2013

Maggie Bags Campus Tote Blogger Opp

Not another Coach bag giveaway but here's a blogger opportunity offering two free links with announcement post for a tote bag from Maggie Bags. The giveaway doesn't start until next month, so signups probably end about the 29th of July if I had to guess. Please tell them Java John Z's sent you if you sign up. Thanks.

Hosted By: Mami's 3 Little Monkeys
Sponsored By: Maggie Bags

Offer your readers the chance to win a beautiful and quite awesome Maggie Bags Campus Tote (ARV$85)! 

Maggie Bags are made from super durable seat belts, the Campus Totes have Maggie Bags' signature purple satin lining and feature a zippered pocket, cell phone pocket as well as a key pocket. These tote bags also have four nickel plated feet on the bottom. 

Comment Starter Giveaway

Welcome to the Comment Starter Giveaway!

Organized by: Mom to Bed by 8
This giveaway is special!!! There are no pages to "like" or "follow". As bloggers we like to have conversations with our readers....this is just a way to get the conversation started.

This is my first "comment starter" giveaway. I usually don't beg for comments but I thought I'd give this a try to get some more conversations going.

One lucky reader will receive their choice of $50 via paypal or a $50 Amazon eGift Code!
Giveaway ends July 13, 2013 at 11:59pm, open worldwide, ages 18+. To enter please use the Rafflecopter form below. Good luck!

Field & Stream - Hunt & Ride Outdoorsman Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to win a new Grizzly 700 EPS
The folks over at Field & Stream magazine have a great giveaway going on if you're in the market for an ATV or want to go on a 5 day rifle whitetail hunt. Combined value over $18,000. The giveaway doesn't end until March 31, 2014 so you have plenty of time to enter to win. There are four secondary prizes available of a $200 Contour Road 2 Camera. Each prize period runs 2-3 months and entries do NOT carry over. Check the rules for exact timing.
(Look in the right margin)

Friday, July 5, 2013

Dog Days Giveaway Blogger Opp

Here's a giveaway coming up at the end of the month for a $200 Amazon GC. You get a free Twitter or Facebook link with announcement. Sign ups open until 7/27.
$200 Amazon GC Blogger Opportunity Signup, through 7/27
Organized by: One Punky Mama
Prize:  $200 Amazon Gift Card
Event dates: 7/29 - 08/19

Please tell them Java John Z's sent you

Free WWF Calendar

Pick up a free 16 month calendar from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Order by Tuesday, July 16, 2013.

Monsters University BBQ Recipes

Here are some delicious BBQ recipes on behalf of MONSTERS UNIVERSITY which is now playing in theatres everywhere!

Cilantro Corn on the Claw and Mike's Melonade Recipes

$100 Amazon/PayPal Cash Giveaway

Looking to pick up some spare change for your Amazon purchases? Here's a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card. This giveaway is open worldwide and closes on July 19th. Time zones are Central here so keep that in mind as you get close to the end. Good luck.
Enter to win $100 Amazon Gift Card or PayPal cash, ends 7/19, open worldwide

Welcome to the $100 Amazon Gift Card

or PayPal Cash Giveaway

One lucky winner will receive either a $100 Amazon Gift Card or take $100 in PayPal cash instead-Winner's Choice!
This giveaway runs from 12:01 AM CST on 7/5 and ends on July 19 at 11:59PM CST.
Open Worldwide (would have to take PayPal Cash if outside US)
Please Enter Below & Good luck!
All Entries are optional

Summer Fun with Kids Giveaway

Here's a fun giveaway for the kiddies. Over a dozen prizes that will make any backyard the home for all the neighborhood kids. I think I like the water slide best though I'm not sure if my son would give me a chance to use it. US only, you have until July 25th to enter to win. Good luck.
It's time to get wet and wild and have a blast with the kids this summer. This prize package is sure to keep the kids cool - AND occupied!! Here is what the winner will receive:

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Style'N In The Summer Sun With Woodie Specs Sunglasses Giveaway Co-Host Page

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Be sure to check out our other giveaways while visiting.

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Sea Fare Pacific Albacore Giveaway

Here's one of those interesting giveaways I signed up for due to the uniqueness of the prize. I haven't seen many (any?) giveaways offering tuna pouches before. Hopefully, you'll like the prize, too, and give it a try winning. If not, let me know, too. Consider the rest a guest post from Chelle over at Army Wife & Mommy. She's the "I" in the post. Good luck.

Sea Fare Pacific Logo
Welcome to the Sea Fare Pacific Albacore Giveaway!
Hosted by:
Sponsored by:
I want to send out special thank you to all my awesome blogger friends that are helping to promote this giveaway!
Please check out my Sea Fare Pacific Albacore product review HERE!
This giveaway will runs until July 19, 2013 at 11:59pm CST. Open to US, and you must be at least 18 to enter.

Where's the Sun, Dude?! Giveaway

I seem to like cheap sunglasses. I can't justify spending big bucks ($250+). While I typically won't buy them, I certainly wouldn't mind winning a pair of higher end glasses. Try to win them for yourself, too.
A Ladybug on the Go
Maui Jim North Point Sunglasses (A.L.L. Review)
ARV $279
Hosted by:
A Ladybug on the Go

Maui Jim is anything but poor quality!  "In 2004, PolarizedPlus®2 technology revolutionized the sunglass market - patented, color-enhancing treatments in the form of rare earth elements were added to our lenses to really pop the colors your eye takes in."

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Three Benefits to Getting Online IT Support from the Computer Wizard

Computer Connections by Petr Kratochvil
Computer Connections by Petr Kratochvil

Whether you’re running a business or looking to get assistance with your software, you should consider turning to an onsite IT support from the computer wizard to help you. By doing so, you can reap the benefits of knowledge, flexibility, and cost-effectiveness.


When it comes to working with a particular software program or with your computer in general, you may experience a problem that you cannot handle on your own. If this is your situation, you should consider finding a solution to your issue from a highly trained individual. You can find someone who specializes in the particular problem that you have to help you overcome it quickly and get back to working on the things that you need to be doing. These individuals also work to stay up-to-date with current software and other things so you don’t have to be spending time doing this yourself.

Steps for Roofing a House

Roof And Chimney by George Hodan
Roof And Chimney by George Hodan

If you are looking for a roofing contractor in Denver, CO, be sure to contact one who knows what they are doing to ensure safety and stability. It can be extremely dangerous and complicated to roof a house and that is why many people hire a professional. If you are looking to roof a house yourself, it is crucial that you plan out the job completely and with careful instruction. If you plan what to do and complete the project properly, your home will last longer and your roof will keep the entire structure strong. The roof is a vital part of your home and it truly reflects the quality of your property. Be sure to follow the steps to roofing a house carefully to be satisfied with the results.

Roofing Steps

The first step to roofing a home is to plan your job by sizing up the entire roof for dimensions and materials needed. Shingles, tarpaper, and other materials will be needed to complete the structure. Take measurements and be sure that the ladder is safely secured while doing so.

What to Expect on Your Adoption Application

Wooden Heart by George Hodan
Wooden Heart by George Hodan

Trying to have a baby can be an exciting, but stressful time in a young couple’s life together. However, for those who cannot have children of their own and are looking to adopt, filling out an adoption application in Birmingham can be an even more stressful endeavor. Adoption is a serious affair and adoption agencies want to make sure that they don’t simply give a child to the first people who ask without checking them out first. By knowing what to expect when it comes time to file your application, you can be better prepared for the screening process and feel less stress as you try to add to the love in your family.

What to Expect When Applying to Adopt

Filling out an application to adopt a child is not the same as filling out an application for a car loan or for a job at McDonald’s. After all, your aim is to provide a home and a family for a young, vulnerable child. It’s important that the adoption agency you’re working with thoroughly checks your background and the current circumstances of your life in order to ensure that a child would find a safe, nurturing environment in your home. Some of the things that the adoption agency will check out are your criminal history (if any), your education, your employment history, and your general curriculum vitae. You’ll also need to provide references, from former employers, family, friends, or anyone else with whom you interact on a regular basis. During the application proceedings, at least one visit will be made to your home, in order to see whether or not it is a good environment for a child. 

Veterinarians Will Keep Your Pet Healthy

Vet Cleaning Dog's Teeth by Julie Gentry
Vet Cleaning Dog's Teeth by Julie Gentry

Many people across the country have pets that they take care of. For many people, there is an instant connection with their pet but for others, it might take time to gain that love for your pets. Either way, your pet becomes a part of your family and you find joy taking care of it. Just like it is important that humans go see the doctor, it is equally as important that your pet goes to a vet regularly. This will help prolong your pet’s life and will help keep your pet as healthy as possible. Carmel veterinarians will care for your pet like it’s their own, giving your pet the love and care that is needed.

If your pet isn’t feeling well or if it is hurt, it is important to take it to the vet’s office to help it get the proper treatment that is needed. There are times when your pet might need some different tests done to know what exactly is going on. With different diagnostic tests, a vet will determine what is going on and will start treatments as quickly as possible.

Lessons Learned from Drum Lessons

Drummer by Peter Griffin 

Oftentimes in life there are many lessons that we can learn from the things we do. In fact, there are many times when we learn secondary, more important lessons from within some other setting. For example, while taking Seattle drum lessons, you will likely learn some other life lessons.

Life Lessons Learned from Playing the Drums

Whether it is the drums or some other musical instrument that someone is learning to play, there is a life lesson learned in how to stick with something. It is not easy to practice every day. It is not easy to continue to work at something when the progress is not that apparent quickly. Learning to stick to something and continue to work at it day after day is something that carries over into all aspects of life. Another lesson that may be learned from taking lessons learning to play some musical instrument is how to perform in front of an audience. When taking musical instrument lessons, one of the goals is to learn particular pieces that you can then play in front of an audience. This helps teach the life lesson of performing under pressure. This real skill can separate those in leadership positions in a career versus those further down the totem pole. 

Oriental Trading Gift Card Blogger Opp

I like hosting gift card giveaways here. Here is a blogger opportunity for a gift card from Oriental Trading Company. You get a free Twitter link with announcement post. If you sign up, please tell them Java John Z's sent you.
Oriental Trading Company logo

We're excited to announce a fabulous giveaway for a $25 Oriental Trading Gift Card.

Giveaway scheduled to start 7/17/2013 and end 7/31/2013.

Open to US residents only.

Grab announcement post here or pay $5 for non post. 

Co-host $5 (4 links, host page, link on giveaway)

Additional Links $1 each (3 max)

Send payment via PayPal GIFT to

Referral Prize: Free Co-host spot!

Please Tell Them Java John Z's Sent You

Sweepstakes App Blogger Opp

Here's a new blogger opportunity for a $200 Amazon Gift Card. Free Facebook or Twitter link with no announcement post required.
Sweepstakes App $200 Amazon Giveaway

Sweepstakes App Giveaway Event

Prizes: $200 Amazon Gift Card
Event dates: 7/9 – 8/9
Open to USA Only
Referral prize: $25 Amazon E-Code or Paypal Cash
Requirement to join:
* Must have at least 2,500 Facebook Fans to Join
* No more than 2 blogs per person allowed
* No wrap. makeup, candle themed blogs {unless you 85% review + giveaway themed}
* Agree to post the giveaway html on the date the event begins and promote at least 3x a week
Please Tell Them Java John Z's Sent You

Pamper Yourself Giveaway

Here's an interesting giveaway with multiple prizes, totaling $200 in value. As best as I can tell, it is winner take all, with just one winner. None of the items I would use myself, but I think my wife would like them for sure. Try your luck and enter as often as you can. The giveaway runs until 7/31 and is US-only.
Enter the Pamper Yourself Giveaway by 7/31 to win lots of prizes.

What woman doesn't love to pamper herself every now and then? 
Pamper Yourself Giveaway
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The Breezy Birdie
Co-Hosted by
Barbara's Beat


1 sheet of Jamberry Nail Wraps from Crank up the JAM with Lakendra - Independent Jamberry Nails Consultant

$30 GC to Elke Caldart, Independent Designer with Origami Owl

CIRCUS 212 Clothing Review

Circus 212 T-Shirt Review
Along with the giveaway for a $50 Gift Card from CIRCUS 212, we have a review of their clothing line. I ran across their t-shirts recently and just loved their design. I contacted the designer and they were gracious enough to offer me a shirt for review, and the opportunity to host the giveaway...

I typically look for t-shirts with some humorous aspect to them, or some random saying that might require you to think or look twice. With CIRCUS 212, it was something different. Their shirts offer added touches beyond just the silk screen. Think felt, glitter, and appliqu├ęs. They call it whimsical.

CIRCUS 212 Giveaway

Enter for your chance to win a $50 gift code to Ends 7/13.
Thanks to all for coming out and joining the giveaway. This event is hosted by Java John Z's and is offering a $50 gift card to CIRCUS 212, available to our 18+ US readers.

CIRCUS 212 offers whimsical clothing for children and dads alike. You can read the full CIRCUS 212 review of their offerings at Java John Z's. In short, the company provides clothing with a bit of an artistic touch, focused around the circus of New York City, area code 212, hence the company name.
Glow in the Dark t-shirt

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Delivery Man Trailer #DeliveryManMovie

Vince Vaughn in Delivery Man, coming to theaters November 22
How would you like to wake up one day and discover you're the parent of 533 bloggers, or 533 children at least? In Delivery Man, that's exactly what actor Vince Vaughn discovers, thanks to his anonymous donations at a fertility clinic during his younger days. Just think, all the kids would be about the same age, too. Surprise.
Are you my father?
While the movie isn't out until November, the official trailer is now newly available to 533 bloggers.

Not meant for kiddies, this movie is PG-13.

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Monday, July 1, 2013

4th of July Birthday Celebration Giveaway

Here we have a great giveaway for an HP computer system, a Keurig coffee maker, and a Kindle. The giveaway is open to US/Canada and runs until July 10th. This should prove to be popular so make sure you enter as often as you can. Good luck.
Thank you to everyone who's joined us for the 4th of July Birthday Celebration.  Here at Dixieland Reviews I will be celebrating (?) my .....*gasp* ....50th Birthday and we want to give out some birthday presents to 2 lucky winners!! This event is hosted by Dixieland Mom Product & Travel Reviews and co-hosted by Tiny Tidbits of a NC Diva!  and Making of a Mom Here are the prizes up for grabs!
An HP Pavillion g 7 valued at $479.00 Visit HP to check out ALL the new exciting technology they have available!! 

Delo Bass Boat Sweepstakes

Delo Bass Boat Sweepstakes
Enter for a chance to win a fully outfitted 2013 ZX190 Skeeter bass boat with Pacific Blue option package (ARV $32,000). Prizes also include TV show appearance and gift card.

Free T-Shirt

iGoWear T-Shirt
Like their Facebook page to get a free t-shirt. Supposedly takes 8-10 weeks to get. Odd that they don't ask for a size.

The Computer Gadgets Giveaway ~ Secret Word of The Day

Okabashi/ShiZZles Dual Blogger Opp

Here are two giveaway blogger opportunities with one signup form. You can signup for one or both. I actually had to look up Shizzles to see what they were. They are jewelry for your t-shirts. You get two free links (Twitter/Pinterest) when you sign up. Daily promotion required in addition to the announcement post.

ShiZZles banner
10--15 Bloggers needed to actively promote the ShiZZles and Okabashi giveaway daily.
These giveaways will be submitted to linkies and sweepstakes sites as well

Free links: Pinterest & Twitter 

  • 2 Winners will be able to choose ANY two sets of ShiZZles they want.
  • 2 Winners will be able to choose ANY pair of sandals from Okabashi's website
ShiZZles giveaway - 7/8-7/18
Okabashi giveaway- 7/18-7/28
********* To sign up CLICK HERE *********

Kinderfeets Giveaway

I always thought bicycles were supposed to have pedals, a chain, and what not. This giveaway offers the latest new fangled tool to help kids learn to balance on their way to getting a full fledged, two-wheeled bicycle. If you'd like to try to win, enter before 7/22. Good luck.

Giveaway is hosted by: Elitemama and Sponsored by: Kinderfeets

About Kinderfeets:
The Kinderfeets is a balance bike, training bike and also a running bike. It provides a great starting point for children to prepare them to ride a conventional two-wheeled bike. The bike is a cleaver alternative to training wheels and it is considered a superior form of learning to balance on two wheels. Kinderfeets was designed by a Dutch designer living in California. He had originally made the bike fore his son because what he wanted was not available.

$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

Looking to pickup some quick cash? Here's a giveaway for a $100 Visa gift card. Open to US and Canada, and ends 7/21. Good luck and enter often.
Enter to win a $100 Visa Gift Card, ends 7/21
$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway
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This giveaway is all about supporting small businesses. When you purchase from a small business you are directly helping a family pay bills, and put food on the table. You are not helping a CEO purchase a third vacation home, but are helping a family pay their mortgage, or take a family vacation. Small business owners value your purchases, and in turn give great customer service because your purchases matter to them. I have teamed up with a great group of direct sellers and small business owners to bring you this awesome giveaway!

$100 Target Gift Card Giveaway

The ever-popular Target gift card is up for grabs here. $100 worth of Bullseye. The giveaway is open to US and CA residents and runs until the end of July, the 31st. Good luck and don't forget to feed the dog as you pass through.
Enter to win a $100 Target Gift Card, ends 7/31 US/CA
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Pfister Kitchen Faucet Giveaway

Here we have an interesting giveaway for some kitchen hardware, a faucet from Pfister. Not something you usually see, and valued at $300. Consider the rest a guest post from Zoe over at Turquoise Bohemian. You have the whole month of July to enter to win. Good luck.
Enter to win a Pfister Kitchen Faucet Giveaway worth $300, US48, ends 7/31
Hello my lovely readers, I am so excited to share with you some amazing news today. I have teamed up with my friends over at Pfister to bring you all an amazing giveaway. One of you will have the chance to win your very own Pfister Kitchen Faucet (valued up to $300).

Pfister Faucets have been in the plumbing market for over 100 years and have been a brand that we all know and trust. Pfister has brought many products to market before any other brand, leading the competition and setting the bar high. You can read about Pfisters history in its entirety by clicking here.

Keurig K75 Platinum Single-Cup Coffeemaker Giveaway

My in-laws just love their Keurig. I've helped them accessorize the coffeemaker with winning a drawer/cabinet to keep the pods in and some reusable pods. My wife is still hooked on boxes of Gevalia French Vanilla. I don't try to change her habits there. Me, I don't drink coffee (or anything with caffeine). If you're interested in trying out your very own Keurig, enter to win before July 22nd. Good luck.

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One lucky winner will win

Keurig K75 Platinum Single-Cup Coffeemaker + Bonus 12 K-Cup variety pack.
Value $179