Win a $25 Gift Certificate to Toys R Us – Free Entry!

$25 Toys R Us Gift CertificateWe mentioned on our Facebook fan page that we were going to be coming out with some exciting news and here it is …

Our End of Summer Giveaway!

As you have no doubt figured out by reading the title, we are giving away a $25 gift certificate to Toys R Us. It is easy to enter and doesn’t cost you anything.

Here’s how it works.

We are going to do a blind drawing at the end of the month for a $25 gift certificate to Toys R Us. You can use the certificate online at or print it out and take it into a store – whatever is most convenient for you! For each point you get, you receive a chance to win — the more points you have, the greater your chance of winning.

Here’s how you enter & get points. Yes, you are allowed to do all of these to increase your chance of winning!

1 point each:

  • Post one comment on this page (you can just say “hi” if you would like)
  • Sign-up for our newsletter (in the sidebar on the right)
  • Like our page on Facebook

2 points each:

  • Join our site here or in the sidebar on the right where it says “Join this site”
  • Refer a friend to play. All they need to do is enter your name as their referral on this page after completing one of the other steps and we will credit you another 2 points. Friends are only allowed to enter one person as a referral.

5 points:

  • Submit one qualifying story, adventure or recipe here. Submissions should be at least 200 words.

Were you referred by a friend?

Why not let them know you appreciate their including you in on this? Enter their name here:

*Your Name

*Your Email

*Referred by:


  1. Amanda
    Aug 28, 2010 @ 05:43:28

    What a great site! I have enjoyed reading your posts and it is always nice to know that I’m not the only mom going through the same issues with my kids πŸ™‚ Congrats on baby #2!

      Nov 07, 2010 @ 00:25:22

      Thanks Amanda! It is really fun to read what everyone has to say too.

  2. Janette Moydell
    Aug 28, 2010 @ 16:50:27

    This is great! How exciting πŸ™‚

  3. Jami
    Aug 31, 2010 @ 18:02:15

    love curling up with a warm cup of coffee and reading all the latest tips from you all . Plus a chance to win stuff … awesome ! thanx

      Nov 07, 2010 @ 00:24:09

      Great – just don’t spill any on the keyboard! πŸ˜‰

  4. Jeff
    Sep 01, 2010 @ 04:15:25

    Hello! Great website!

  5. Stephanie M
    Sep 04, 2010 @ 23:27:44

    This is great. Count me in!

  6. jeremy.smith
    Sep 05, 2010 @ 00:17:19

    Toys R US! Yes! Toys toys toys! It’ll be fun to get something for Cole at Toys R US!

      Sep 15, 2010 @ 02:24:23

      Uh huh – as long as it’s something daddy can play with too, right? πŸ˜‰

  7. Jennie
    Sep 15, 2010 @ 00:55:06

    Fun site Tatiana!

  8. Vanessa Houk
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 02:41:27

    I’ve had such an awful day that winning anything would cheer me up!

  9. Chelsei Ryan
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 05:18:57

    This is great. I love to try and save as much as possible on Christmas presents and this would really help.

      Sep 27, 2010 @ 20:22:54

      To all of our contest participants, thank you for all of your support and comments. Today we announce our winner and that is Jeremy S. from Southern Oregon! So congratulations Jeremy, have fun!

      For all other contestants, keep an eye out for our next annual drawing and try again!