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Da Freebies : November 2012

Monday, November 26, 2012

Skiing Vacation Opportunity

Aloha Readers,
This is a different kind of post for me. I have a friend that I have known since high school and she has a 4 days and 3 nights reservation at beautiful ski resort Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, Colorado. 
Unfortunately, her family is not going to be able to go (Oh how does that bite...BUT readers her loss is YOUR gain!)  Because She can not cancel. So she is looking for someone who would be interested in purchasing this AWESOME vacation! I mean come on how awesome is it to go skiing at CHRISTMAS TIME?? If anybody is interested in going, the reservation is scheduled for check-in on 12/20 at the Snow Blaze Condos and check-out is 12/23/12. The unit is B34. A reservation number WILL be provided to you as well as your name given to them.  It cost $1130.22 to reserve these dates. And she is selling this for half price!! The total cost would be $566.00 if you are interested this is going to be first come first serve! The Condo sleeps 8! Its a 2 bedroom with a loft and 3 bathrooms. Please contact me if you are interested!! This condo is listed through Alligent Management. She will provide all of the details needed at check-in. 
BUT WAIT THERE IS MORE!!  In an effort to get this trip sold she is lowering the price even more today. If you are interested in this trip the price is $500.00!!! 
INTERESTED? But just not sure yet. Check out the Resort's LIVE Web Cam!
Also, for the next 72 hours they are doing half price lift tickets!! You can purchase them directly off the website or call them. It is a great price to ski!!!
So HURRY cause this awesome trip can only go to ONE person!! Once again CONTACT ME and I will forward all your information to my friend. 
I will post HERE if this has been taken yet:


Sunday, November 25, 2012

Merlot Skin Care Review/Giveaway

 This Review is done is several parts.

MERLOT Review Part 1

MERLOT Review Part 2

MERLOT Review Part 3

MERLOT Review Part 4 (Night Cream)



I am a fan of this skin care set! I am not a skin care person normally. However I will be using this set every night! Make sure you go check out Merlot Skin Care  today and order this great skin care set. Also if you order Nov. 23-26 on orders of $50 Merlot will be giving away a free Bath/Shower Gel and will give you free shipping on orders of $25 or more! Who doesn't LOVE free shipping?

Also check out  Merlot's Blog  You can also find Merlot on Twitter and Merlot on Facebook  

DON'T forget to stop back by tomorrow to check and see how the night cream went!! I will post my review of it tomorrow!

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Saturday, November 24, 2012

Arnicare Review/Giveaway


Check out  Arnicare  on their website and order this AWESOME product today. You can also find them at Arnicare on Facebook or Arnicare on Twitter . You can also check them out Arnicare on Youtube . And To keep with all the latest products and specials make sure you sign up for Arnicare's Newsletter.

I think this product is AWESOME. And It truly works! Unlike some of the others where its only temporary. This product seems to work ALOT longer! 

Make sure you also enter my giveaway. One lucky winner will win:

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Neilsen-Massey Extract Reviews/Giveaway

 Founded in 1907, Nielsen-Massey Vanillas is a family owned and managed producer of premier pure vanillas and flavor extracts with its corporate headquarters in Waukegan, Illinois USA and production facilities in Waukegan and Leeuwarden, Nederlands.

Nielsen-Massey on Facebook

Nielsen-Massey on Twitter

Here is a recipe for the Coffee Extract that I tried

Kona Rubbed Strip Loin 8, 6 oz New York strip steaks Marinade 1 qt. Kona coffee, brewed extra strong and chilled 1/4 cup Kona coffee grounds 1/2 cup chipotle peppers 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar 1/8 cup Nielsen-Massey Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract 1 teaspoon Nielsen-Massey Pure Coffee Extract 6 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped 3 shallots, peeled and chopped 4 sprigs of thyme, chopped 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 bunch scallions 1 cup salad oil Combine all of the solid ingredients in a food processor and blend. Slowly add the coffee and salad oil and blend until all of the ingredients are combined. Cover the steaks in the marinade and cover with plastic wrap so the marinade covers the entire surface area of the meat. Marinate for at least 4 hours. After marinating, remove and dry off the steaks. Season with salt and pepper, and grill to your desired temperature.

Or for more click here for more  Recipes

One lucky winner will receive:

2 oz.  Madagascar Bourbon Pure Vanilla Extract 
2 oz.  Pure Coffee Extract


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Smelly Towel Review/Giveaway

This is my review for Smelly Towel 

You can find Smelly Towel on Facebook  Or visit their website to order their products today Smelly Washer  And make sure you don't forget to check Smelly Washer on Twitter out!

Sign up for our giveaway! One lucky winner will when a bottle of Smelly Towel to try for themself! I gaurentee that you will LOVE this product! I DID!

Limit to 1 winner in the US or Canada.  Product will be directly sent to the winner!

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Wednesday, November 21, 2012


Lelepets Our pets deserve to get some cool presents this Christmas too! Happy Home and Family and Jenn's Blah Blah Blog is going to make that happen! We will be giving away $329 worth of prizes. Participants will get a FREE Facebook link with the option to purchase additional links! Giveaway details:
        • Grab the HTML of the Announcement post HERE
        • TOP REFERRER will receive $50 Paypal Cash
        • 12/15/12 and end on12/30/12
        • FREE Facebook Link - With Announcement Post
        • Winner will win a Fatboy Pet bed Plus $150 GC to Lelepets.com
        • Additional links will be $2 - Daily Votes $4 - Paid links will be moved up on Rafflecopter.
        • Sign up HERE
        Please mention DA FREEBIES referred you


Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Reviews and giveaways coming up this weekend!


Boiron Arnicare Gel

Madagascar Pure Vanilla Extract


Nielsen-Massey Pure Coffee Extract

Smelly Washer

Smelly Towel Cleaner




Starbucks BOGO Deal!

I am so excited this deal has returned!! I recomend the Gingerbread Latte or the Pumpkin Pie Latte I always have such a hard time choosing! Now I can have BOTH one for each hand (comes in great for the Black Friday practice run lol) or I might be nice and share the other with my husband on Date Night or when I am in town with my son. Either way make sure you don't miss out on this awesome deal!!

You share your holiday tradition, I'll share mine. Buy One, Share One event. November 15-18, 2-5pm at participating Starbucks stores, buy one holiday beverage and They will give you a second one of equal or lesser value to share.

Also while you are sharing, join the Starbucks Holiday Village at Starbucks.com/Rekindle to get great gifts and share the fun all season long. Your first gift is waiting! I'm checking mine out now!


Saturday, November 10, 2012

FREE..yes FREE Meals for Veteran Sunday and Monday

While we celebrate the great soldiers Future, Past, and present for Veteran's Day this coming Monday I thought I would post a list of those restaurants that is offering you a FREE meal.

1. Stop into a participating Applebee's on Sunday, November 11, 2012 to get your Veterans day free meal. You'll be able to choose a meal from a limited Veteran's Day menu that includes steak, cheeseburgers, chicken tenders, salad, pasta, chicken, and shrimp. You can see the complete menu by using the link above. This deal is dine-in only and beverages and gratuity are not included.You'll need to bring in one proof of military service such as a U.S. Uniform Service ID card, U.S. Uniform Services Retired ID card, current Leave and Earnings statement, photograph in uniform, be wearing your uniform, a veterans organization card such as American Legion or VFW, or a DD214. Find an Applebee's near you and call ahead to find out if they are participating in the Veterans Day free meal.

2. Olive Garden is having a Veterans Day free meal for all veterans and those on active duty on Sunday, November 11, 2012.Veterans can choose from Seafood Alfredo, Chicken Parmigiana, Unlimited Soup, Salad, & Bread sticks, Grilled Sausage & Peppers Rustica, Cheese Ravioli, or Spaghetti with Meat Sauce. All these entrees come with freshly baked garlic breadsticks and choice of soup or salad.
Veterans and active military members can get this Veterans Day free meal by showing proof of military service.    Find an Olive Garden near you.


3.  Stop by Denny's on Monday, November 12, 2012 and all active, non-active, and retired military personnel can get free all you can eat pancakes from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
All Denny's locations are participating in this promotion and you'll just need to bring a valid military ID along with you.

4.  On Monday, November 12, 2012 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Golden Corral will be giving out Veterans Day free meals to any person who has ever served in the U.S. military or is on current active duty. All Golden Corral locations will be participating and no identification is required to get your free meal. Last year, Golden Corral served over 375,000 veterans a Veterans Day free meal!

5. T.G.I. Friday's will be having free lunch for all veterans on Monday, November 12, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at participating locations. Be sure to contact your local T.G.I Friday's for details. Bring in proof of military service (U.S. Uniforms Services ID Card, U.S. Uniform Services Retired ID Card, a Current Leave and Earnings Statement, Veterans Organization Card, a DD214, a photograph in uniform, or wear your uniform) and you'll be able to choose any item off the lunch menu for free.

6.   Texas Roadhouse will be giving away Veterans Day free meals for lunch on Monday, November 12, 2012 to active, former, or retired military. Free entrees include your choice of steak, country fried chicken, country fried sirloin, pulled pork, pork chop, cheeseburger, BBQ chicken sandwich, pulled pork sandwich, grilled chicken salad, or chicken critter salad plus your choice of sides. You'll also get a free coca-cola product, tea, or coffee. You'll need to bring in a military ID, Veterans Affairs card, or Discharge papers. Dine-in only at a Texas Roadhouse near you.

7.  Veterans and active duty military can stop into their local Red Robin on Monday, November 12 to get a free Red's Tavern Double burger and Bottomless Steak Fries. Be sure to bring your military ID to take advantage of this Veterans Day freebie.

8. On The Border is giving veterans who have proof of military service a free entree certificate valid up to $10. This certificate can be redeemed any time between November 12 and November 30, 2012. This free Veterans Day meal is only valid for dine-in at participating On The Borders near you.


My Son Zaks Adopt a Family Fundraiser

 I have a 16 year old son named Zak 

He is the sweetest and big hearted young man!

Let us the City of Pahoa Fill the donation cup for his young mans cause

 who's ready for all these loverly treats!

(yes he is silly lol) who is selling homemade cookies and pretzel treats. He is trying to raise money to adopt a family for Christmas. He did this last year and made 75.00 so he would like to double that this year! He already has the family he is adopting. It is a 6 yr old girl, a 2 yr old boy and their mommy and daddy. He is also volunteering locally at a party being held for our Keiki (Children in Hawaiian) it will be for 350 kids and they are having age group tables and each kid will get 1 gift as they see Santa. He will be getting 2 gifts for this activity as well.  So help my son help others. because after all isn't that what the holidays are about?? For more information just click on the link below!!

Sorry I have been Gone but I am back now

I just wanted to take a minute to thank my viewers for being patient. I am sorry that I have been away for so long. I have been having health issues and it has kept me away. Even though I am still having issues I have missed my blogging and I have decided I needed to get back into the swing of things!! I will have more giveaways coming up soon stay tuned!