How would YOU like to be a star?
Are you someone who owns a selfie stick? Maybe you’ve got picture upon picture on Facebook of selfies? Or maybe you’re just an occasional selfie taker, no matter where you fall in the selfie line up, how would YOU like to be a Selfie Star with Circle K!!!!
Circle K is looking for a Selfie Star to be in their next TV commercial! The “Be in the Next TV Commercial” Sweepstakes is going on now through 6/30/15, so you don’t have a lot of time, so GET ON IT!
Here’s how to submit your photo for a chance to win:
– Snap a selfie of you and a Polar Pop cup.
– Share your selfie by clicking the Submit an Entry button.
– You may also enter the contest by posting your picture on Instagram with the hashtag #PolarPopCup.
– Daily Prize winners will receive a cup of Polar Pop FREE every day for a year.
– One Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected at the end of the promotion period. For more information, see the Official Rules here
– Contestants may enter as often as they like, however each photograph must be original, duplicates will be considered as one entry.
Grand Prize: Featured role in the next Circle K Polar Pop Television Commercial.
Daily Prizes: FREE Polar Pop For a Year awarded as a $275.00 Circle K Gift Card.
Grab that selfie stick, your phone and a Polar Pop and start snapping! Show Circle K what your best Polar Pop Selfie looks like!
Want an additional chance to win a prize? Enter below to have your chance at winning a $50 Circle K gift card! Be sure to do the mandatory entry for all of your entries to be valid.
June 25, 2015 – 10:41 AM - | Posted in Giveaways, promotions | 141 Comments »
Drones seem to be everywhere today! In the sky, in our media, everywhere you can hear about drones, or see videos of what drones have been able to capture. We’ve had the chance to play with a few of them, not so sophisticated as they seem to be now, but fun for our family and the kids to play with, they’re nothing like the NEW 3DRobotics Solo Drone!
Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.
Best Buy recently announced that the NEW 3DRobotics Solo Drone would be available in more than 400 of their stores. This drone is pretty darn cool! It’s easy to fly, and allows you to capture both videos and photos with a GoPro camera.
The 3D Robotics Solo Drone is unlike any other, it’s powered by two integrated Linux computers (in the drone and in the controller) and also supports full control of GoPro cameras as well as deliver LIVE HD video wirelessly to your mobile device or via the controller’s HDMI port for live broadcasts.
Found at Best Buy, the 3D Robotics Solo Drone also features:
– Smart Shot modes so the drone can fly itself. You can focus more on the camera and the different modes such as Cablecam, Orbit, Selfie and Follow Me.
– Ergonomic and video game style controller built specifically for aerial photography.
– Free full-featured mobile app for both iOS and Android where you can choose between a live view from the camera and a satellite view of your selected shot.
– Controller features one-button, automatic flight controls including take off, land and return home.
– Offers direct in-flight access to the GoPro controls
The 3DRobotics Solo Drone can be found at most Best Buy stores and retails for $999. Now through July 11th you can get a FREE SOLO SMART BATTERY (value $149.99) when you purchase the 3DR Solo Drone (Offer valid with purchase of the 3DR Solo Drone SKU: 5351035).
June 24, 2015 – 12:13 PM - | Posted in promotions, Reviews, technology | 16 Comments »
As a blogger, and one with kids, we honestly go through electronics like crazy, especially computers and laptops! I’m always on the lookout for the next great thing for blogging, gaming and entertainment, the AMD FX APU HP Envy Touchsmart gets a second look from me!
Disclosure: I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.
With the HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop you can find the AMD FX Special Edition APU which will allow you to multi-task, game and more at super speed with a processing power of 10 compute cores (4 CPU + 6 GPU).
The 15.6” touch-screen display allows hands-on control for multiple tasks as well as a great sound system from Beats Audio through built-in dual speakers and subwoofer. You’ll also find that the HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop provides great 2D and 3D images with their AMD Radeon R7 series graphics.
Yourself and your kids will be able to handle any tasks easily and quickly with the AMD FX APU – HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop which also features a backlit keyboard. Dragon software is also pre-installed for those who like to do speech-to-text over typing. Not only can you work, but you can enjoy the laptop for entertainment purposes as you stream movies, TV shows and videos.
Besides the fast processing speed, high quality graphics and sounds, the AMD FX APU – HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop only weighs 6.1lbs and is 1.2” thin, which makes it easy for travel.
The laptop also features a 10 key, 6GB system memory and a 750GB hard drive.
Before purchasing any electronics, I’m always looking at reviews, and although I’ve checked out this laptop at the store, I don’t actually have a review to write on it as I don’t have it myself, but…You can find over 300 reviews on Bestbuy.com about the HP Envy Touchsmart.
The AMD FX APU – HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop is exclusively available at Best Buy. At $649.99.
Best Buy has free shipping on orders over $35, if you’d like it shipped to home, otherwise you can choose free store pickup where your order could be ready as soon as 45 min.
June 24, 2015 – 11:46 AM - | Posted in promotions, Reviews | 1 Comment »
How would you like to win $5,000? Yea, I’m sure you would, are you creative? Love cupcakes? Love Duck Tape? Then this contest is the one YOU want to enter!
Duck Tape and the Kids In Need Foundation are sponsoring a Cupcake Design Contest. All you have to do to enter, is get creative and enter your idea for the NEW limited edition cupcake themed Duck Tape.
You can hand draw, or use your computer and use the template provided in the entry form, then upload your entry and you’re good to go!
Entry Ends: August 3, 2015
Winner Announced: August 12, 2015
Grand Prize: $5,000 and a chance to have your design printed on a limited edition role of Duck Tape.
What are you waiting for? Go ENTER NOW!
June 24, 2015 – 9:27 AM - | Posted in promotions | No Comments »
It’s time to celebrate the Fourth of July, and what better way to salute our country than with a delicious red, white, and blue dessert! Blueberries, raspberries, and white chocolate chips make a scrumptious dessert quesadilla that is easy to prepare and grill. It’s easy – after the family BBQ, keep the grill warm and treat your family and guests to a nutritious fruity dessert made using healthy ingredients with the GrillGrate!
Four Flour Tortillas
Cup of white chocolate morsels
Cup of fresh raspberries
Cup of fresh blueberries
Making the Filling
8 ounce container whole ricotta cheese
1/2 cup confectioners sugar
2 tsp vanilla
Whirl in a food processor. This makes the filling for two quesadillas.
Making The Quesadilla
Spread 1/3 of the filling on one tortilla (this is the bottom).
Sprinkle semi-sweet morsels.
Place 2nd tortilla on top.
Spread light film of filling.
Decorate top with raspberries and blueberries.
Add a few more white chocolate morsels.
Grilling the Quesadilla
Medium Heat 400 F.
Use a grilling spray or wipe the raised rails with oil.
Slide the Quesadilla off the cutting board onto the GrillGrates. Close lid.
Check in 3-4 minutes by slightly lifting an edge to see the sear marks.
Quarter turn if dark searing or wait and quarter turn in 1-2 minutes. Close lid.
Determine whether to give it a couple of more minutes or off it comes onto the cutting board.
Let stand for 2 minutes.
Cut and Serve
June 17, 2015 – 10:41 AM - | Posted in recipes | 1 Comment »