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Saturday, January 18, 2014

Build-A-Bear Workshop Giveaway

I'm trying to remember my favorite stuffed animal from when I was growing up. For the life of me, I can't remember it. Noways, you can create your own, and thus making it more memorable. Here's a chance to win a $25 gift card to build your own, just in time for Valentine's Day, if you don't have kids. US residents have until 2/2 to enter. Good luck.

Welcome to the $25 Build A Bear Giveaway 
Sponsored by: Build A Bear
Build a Bear Workshop

At Build-A-Bear Workshop you can make your own stuffed animal friends like bears, bunnies, dogs and more! Make a wish and add a heart – a Build-A-Bear Workshop trademark. Then dress them up in furbulous furry fashions!
~ You can connect with Build-A-Bear Workshop on Facebook, Twitter & Pinterest ~

Keepin it Cool Blogger Opp

It is the dead of winter and we're signing up bloggers for a cooling pad for when you sleep. Something seems wrong there. If you happen to be a senior M.O.O.N. group member, the giveaway is free. Otherwise $1 / link (Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, BlogLovin, Networked Blogs). Signup for this giveaway closes on 2/22. Please tell them Java John Z's sent you if you sign up. There will be four winners once the event starts.
Signup by 2/22 for the Keepin it Cool Blogger Opp.
4 Winners
Chili Technology Body Pad
ARV $200
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Blended 4 Success Blogger Opp

How about signing up for the next blogger opportunity... Free link if you're in the M.O.O.N. group: Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, BlogLovin, or Networked Blogs. Prize is a $120 Nutribullet for your readers (or you). I get more traffic from BlogLovin than from Facebook here. Hard to believe. If you sign up, please tell them Java John Z's sent you. Thanks.
Sign up for the Blended 4 Success Blogger Opp. Signups close 2/18.
ARV $120
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Catch Cupid for FREE!

Catch Cupid for FREE!

Did you try to win a picture of Santa Claus for Christmas? We gave away ten of those. The same place is doing Cupid pictures for Valentine's Day, for free, with promo code CUPID.

Aluminyze New Print Giveaway

Have you ever thought about printing photos on aluminum? Well, here's your chance to do it for free when you win the 16"x20" print giveaway. Open to US residents who are 18+.
Enter to win an Aluminyze 16x20 Print. Ends 2/1.
Hosted by: Queen of Savings
Get your favorite photo aluminyzed to display on your furniture piece, mount it on your wall, stick it onto a photo alubum - or just about create it into an amazing work of art. Aluminyzed photos stand out for its vibrancy, sophistication, professionaly modern look and durability
Prize: 16x20 Print
Dates: 1/18-2/1
Open to: US Residents 18+

Friday, January 17, 2014

Ariens “Gear Up Like the King Of Snow” Sweepstakes

Gear up like the King of Snow
Boston winter weather is fun and we haven't even hit the snowiest part yet. Looking to pickup a snow blower / thrower? I ran across a $1,200 one up for grabs from the folks over at Ariens. Daily prizes! Enter through February 11th, 2014 at 4 p.m. CST. Good luck.

BearPaws Meat Shredder Giveaway

When you first see some products, you kinda wonder about them a little bit. That was my reaction when I saw these things. They're almost like something you'd see in a horror movie. Perhaps someday you will, but they have a real purpose. Check out below and the review for what that is, but here we are giving away five pairs of them provided you enter before the end of the month. Good luck and be very careful if you win them.

Welcome to the BearPaws Giveaway!

5 Winners!

Sponsored by: BearPaws

Hosted by: Savory Savings and Gloriously Green Gal

Co-hosted by: Her 3 Little Thinkers

BearPaws Meat Shredder Giveaway 5 Winners

Do you love to barbecue or make recipes that involve shredding pork, chicken, fish or beef?  If you do not have BearPaws meat shredders in your kitchen – you need to head immediately to your computer and order yourself a pair!  These bear-like claws will save you time and more when you can shred pork roasts in mere seconds!  Krista from Savory Savings and Gloriously Green Gal recently had the chance to review the Bear Paws in the Mama Bear Pink color (10% to Susan G Komen for the Cure Foundation!) and shared her thoughts and a super simple BBQ Pulled Pork recipe in a review.  Now because she feels they are a “must have” in her kitchen, you get a one in five chance to win a set for yourself! 

Travel the World Blogger Opp

Do you like those monthly subscription services where something magical comes in a box every month? Here's a MOON-group hosted blogger opp with seven winners. Signup and pickup a free Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, BlogLovin, or Networked Blogs link for free if you are part of the group. Signup by 2/3. See you there. Please tell them Java John Z's sent you.
Signup for the Travel the World from Home Blogger Up. By 2/3.
7 Winners - Escape Monthly Box
ARV $350
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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Help Celebrate One Million White Castle Fans

White Castle
Living in Boston, one of the things I miss from growing up is White Castle hamburgers. If you happen to live near them, they are celebrating 1 million Facebook fans and giving away a pair of sliders. Make sure you're a fan and claim your freebie.

LinkedIn for Volunteers

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Are you on LinkedIn? They recently created an area where you can find volunteer opportunities with nonprofits.

Toys"R"Us $100 Gift Card Winter Days Giveaway

Even though Christmas is past, winning a gift card for Toys R Us is still desirable for many. Well, here's your chance. And, the giveaway is open worldwide. You have until January 30th to enter to win. Good luck.
Enter the Toys"R"Us $100 Gift Card Winter Days Giveaway. Ends 1/30.

Welcome to the Toys"R"Us $100 Gift Card Winter Days Giveaway sponsored by Demagogue and hosted by The Parenting Patch!
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Muppets Most Wanted Not Nominated

Are you still a fan of the Muppets? See the reaction to the Muppets Most Wanted not being nominated for any awards.

Soothie Massager Giveaway

Can you use a back massage? Are you tired of waiting for someone else to give you that massage? If that's true, this giveaway would be perfect for you. Just enter before 1/31 for your chance to win.

Welcome to the Soothie Massager Giveaway

Hosted by: SaraLee's Deals Steals & Giveaways

Sponsored by: Soothie Massager

Enter to win a Soothie Massger. Ends 1/31.
The Soothie Massager:
- Takes traditional “ball-on-the-wall” therapy to a whole new level.
- The only massager in its category to combine the power of heat and pressure in a smart and easy-to-use compact design.
- Made with custom-designed polymer balls it provides over twenty minutes of uninterrupted heat per session.
- In fact, the Soothie Massager® is so unique it was issued a US Patent.
- Few can resist the Ooh-Aah Challenge. Pain just melts away.

~ You can connect with Soothie Massager on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest ~

Bowflex Boost Giveaway

Raise your hand if you set a New Year's resolution of exercising more? Here's an item that will help you stay on tract of your daily goals. The giveaway is US only and ends 1/30/14.
Enter to win a Bowflex Boost. Giveaway ends 1/30.
Sponsored by:  Bowflex Boost 
Hosted by:  Momma Lew's Blog 
Co-Hosted by:  Natural Hair Latina WEMAKE7 and Mom Elite

As the new year is in full swing, Bowflex wants to help you to stay on track with their resolutions to lose weight and get fit this year!  Their new Bowflex Boost makes it easier than ever to stay motivated and active! Read Momma Lew's full review here to find out all about this great new fitness product!

Ethanol Fireplace Pros $50 Visa Giveaway

We have here today a $50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway. It runs until 11:59 pm on 2/5 and is open to US and Canadian residents who are 18+. The giveaway is brought to you from the folks over at Ethanol Fireplace Pros.
Need fuel for your ethanol fireplace? They offer a case of twelve for just under $100.

Now, here's your chance to win the $50 Visa gift card. As mentioned above, it runs until 2/5/14 at 11:59 pm and is open to 18+ US/Canadian residents. Good luck.

a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Spring into Cash Blogger Opp

Here's a big cash giveaway blogger opportunity coming in March. Love the prize. Can't wait to enter myself. If you're interested in promoting, you get a free Twitter or Facebook link. Please tell them Java John Z's sent you if you sign up.
Sign up for the Spring into Cash Blogger Opp. Event starts 3/20.

Spring Into Cash Event

Organized by: Mom Powered Media

Grand Prize: $1,000 Visa Gift Card

Event dates: 3/20 – 4/10

Open to all bloggers with 2,500 facebook fans or more.

Become a Dining Daredevil in 2014! Best Deal. Every Meal.
I'm suddenly getting very hungry. Here's an article on some food-related trends for the new year. My wife is definitely into the Farm to Fork aspect herself. What about you? What other trends do you foresee? releases their
Hot Food Trends for the New Year
Break free from the same-old dining routine in 2014 and try something new with the help of To help you start your own dining adventures, has compiled the 3 hottest trends to conquer at local restaurants near you. Resident trend-guru, President and Chief Marketing Officer Christopher Krohn provided his predictions that will grace our plate in 2014. With these trends, you're sure to have a spicy year, but only if you dare!
2014 Food Trends

New Year's Kickoff Giveaway Event

Welcome to our next Walmart Gift Card giveaway. US residents have two weeks to enter to win. It uses the PromoSimple giveaway form which is seen a bit less than Rafflecopter and GiveawayTools. Good luck with it.

Welcome to the "New Year's Kickoff Giveaway Event" sponsored by Tip Hero and featuring some wonderful bloggers. With the New Year in full force, we thought the perfect way to celebrate would be with a great big giveaway event!

Enter the New Year's Kickoff Giveaway Event to win $100 Walmart GC. Ends 1/29.
There are some great things to buy in January, and one lucky winner will get something that could come in handy while shopping. One winner will receive a $100 Walmart gift card to help start off the new year right.

This giveaway begins on January 15th and will run until January 29th at 11:59pm US Eastern time. It will be open to residents of the US only, 18+. Use the PromoSimple form below to enter, and make sure that you take advantage of the many entries you can gain. Also, be sure to come back daily for more chances to win. Best of luck!

Facebook Fun

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Some people have too much time on their hands when they're on Facebook, or just have a habit of posting the wrong thing. I'm sure none of this ever happened to you... If you're bored, check out these top ten lists:

Win Big with Groupizo’s Pin to Win Design Contest!

Have you ever wanted to be a clothing designer, or at least a t-shirt one? Here's chance to design your own t-shirt, have it sold on, and keep the profits. Pinterest contest runs from 1/17-31 so you have a couple days to get a design in place to get the most likes/repins over the course of the contest. Good luck.
Win Big with Groupizo’s Pin to Win Design Contest! Ends 1/31.

What’s Groupizo, you say?

With Groupizo, everyone is a designer. Groupizo is the only multipurpose design and sell platform online. It’s ideal not only for fundraising and nonprofits, but also for group leaders, budding designers, artists, and people who like to wear cool custom T-shirts. The opportunities are endless! When you create a Groupizo event, you design a custom T-shirt, hoodie, hat, or other apparel item, set the selling price above the cost to produce, and we send you a check for the difference. (A.K.A. your profits!) Since everyone who orders pays individually, you never have to collect money or carry inventory. This makes Groupizo the perfect custom apparel solution for school groups, spiritwear, fundraisers, and testing out your skills as a fashion designer.

Drive-In Cult Classics 200 Movie DVD Giveaway

How many of us here are actually old enough to remember drive-in movies? Here's a great giveaway of 50, yes fifty, DVDs with 200 classic drive-in movies. Continental US residents have until end of day on 2/9 to enter to win.
Enter the Drive-In Cult Classics 200 Movie DVD Giveaway. Ends 2/9.

Along With

Proudly Brings You The

Drive-In Cult Cinema DVD Collection
50 DVD (200 Movie) Giveaway!

1- Winner

Remember going to the Drive-In with your Mom and Dad when you were a
kid. Well you can re-live those great time by winning this amazing 50 disk,
290 hours, 200 Film DVD Collection. With such starts as William Shatner,
Adam West, Matt Dillon, Glen Ford, Johny Cash, Jayne Mansfield and Karen
Black and John Savage. This amazing collection is filled with Action, Comedy,
Drama, Horror and Mystery Movies.

Spice Up Your Home's Decor II Giveaway

We had a handful of giveaways like this before the holidays. I don't want to say random prizes, but they're all related to home decor this time and there will be a trio of winners. Check out the prizes packages and take a chance to win over $500 in prizes. Good luck to our continental US residents. You have until the end of day on the 4th to enter.

"Spice Up Your Homes Decor II"

Enter to win $500+ in prizes in the Spice Up Your Home's Decor Giveaway. 3 Winners. Ends 2/4.

Holiday Contest and Sweeps

Along With

Proudly Brings You

Spice Up Your Homes Decor ll Giveaway
Total Prize Packages Valued over $500

Grand Prize Package:
1 - Three Piece Ergo Chef Crimson Line Knife Set
1 - Tangerine Vase
1 - Vertical Folding Picture Frame
1- 5" LED Candle Sensations Candle
1 - Live, Laugh, Love 8" Sound Clock

Second & Third Place Package:
1 - Live, Laugh, Love 8" Sound Clock
1- 5" LED Candle Sensations Candle

Subscribe to Thomas & Friends Magazine

Thomas and Friends Magazine
One day sale for January 15th. Subscribe to Thomas & Friends magazine, just $14.99/year from! Use Promo Code: 5835
Thomas & Friends is a Fun to Learn bi-monthly magazine for children 2-7. Each issue is filled with stories your children will love, a collectible poster you can hang on your wall, and a pull out workbook filled with activities like counting, matching, and reading.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

AnchorSocial $1,000 American Express GC Giveaway

Enter to win a $1,000 American Express Gift Card, or one of 5 $50 gift cards. Ends 11/16/14
We don't typically see American Express gift card prizes in giveaways. Getting one typically requires someone to pay a fee. But, I ran across one year-long sweepstakes with a grand prize of a $1,000 Amex Gift Card. There are secondary prizes of five $50 Amex Gift Cards. Entry to the secondary prizes are for sharers like me who help promote the giveaway. You have plenty of time to enter as the end date isn't until 6 pm EST on November 16th, 2014. Entry requires you to Like AnchorSocial on Facebook. $1,000 should get them quite a few likes.

$500 Amazon Student Back to Campus Sweepstakes

Amazon Student Back to Campus Sweepstakes
Follow @AmazonStudent on Twitter for your chance to win a $500 Amazon Gift Card. Ends 1/19/2014.

$100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

Here we have a giveaway for our old favorite reward, a gift card to $100 value this time. US only. The giveaway is open for two weeks until 1/28. Good luck.
Enter to win the $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. Ends 1/28.
Prize: $100 Amazon Gift Card
Dates: 1/14/14-1/28/14
Open to: US Residents 18+

Monday, January 13, 2014

Enter to Win Thousands in PayPal Giveaways

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What is better than winning an Amazon Gift Card or a Vacation/Trip? Cash. Cold hard cash, or at least in the form of a deposit to your PayPal account. Here are some PayPal giveaways that you might be interested in entering. Actually, don't enter them so I have a better chance of winning... :) Good luck. Nothing lower than $50 if you enter and win. Most are open worldwide but please double check. Thousands of dollars available here.

LapGear Smart Media Desk Giveaway

Do you like lap desks for your laptop or tablet? Here's your chance to pick one up if you enter to win before 1/28/14. The giveaway is open to residents of US and Canada. Our last giveaway for one of these was not quite a year ago and had over 30,000 entries.

Welcome to the LapGear Review and Giveaway Event hosted by Crafty Spices.

Enter to win the LapGear giveaway before 1/28.
This is not another computer desk, it is the perfect lap desk for more than just your laptop, it is ideal for tablets, smart phones, and eReaders. To read Jay’s full review follow this Link-Here

This giveaway will begin January 13 and will end January 28, it is open to all U.S. and Canada residents age 18 and over, void where prohibited. One lucky winners will be randomly selected from all valid and verified entries.

$100 Paypal Cash - 2014 Resolution Giveaway

PayPal giveaways are always a favorite. Combine that with a giveaway that is open worldwide and you should expect this to be very popular. Don't miss out entering before 2/3. Good luck and have fun.
Enter the $100 Paypal Cash - 2014 Resolution Giveaway. Ends 2/3.
Welcome to $100 Paypal Cash 2014 Resolutions Giveaway - Sponsored by The Leaker News and Hosted by Giveaway Monkey together with BloggieAway and Parenting Patch.

It’s that time of year again. Time for us to make a list of Resolutions that we will probably forget about by February. But it is a tradition so let's do it, anyhow.