Around The Blogosphere – Week 123

by Marissa

5 Minutes Around the BlogosphereWelcome to our weekly roundup here at “5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere”.

As you know, you can come back all week and add a post or giveaway to our Mister Linky. Be sure to check back often, as new links will be added daily. You don’t want to miss out on something fun.


  • A brand new site, The Parenthood Project encourages users to offer their own definition of what “Parenthood is…” For every entry submitted on or Twitter, NBC will donate $20 to the Boys and Girls Family Strengthening Initiative, which provides resources to improve the lives of children, parents and the community.


  • Nominate your Huggable Hero through Build-A-Bear’s program. Ten kids will be awarded $10,000 for their outstanding community service. Each Huggable Hero will receive a $7,500 college scholarship and a $2,500 donation to their special 501(C)(3) cause, plus a camera and an exciting trip and a professional photo shoot! For more information go here.

  • Visit the awesome new creative site The DIY Dish for a chance to win a brand-new sewing machine as well as an embroidery machine!
  • Sears Blue Tool Crew is giving away a suite of Craftsman woodworking tools to one lucky new Sears Blue Tool Crew Twitter follower. Simply become a follower of the Sears Blue Tool Crew on Twitter (@bluetoolcrew) and be automatically entered to win a suite of Craftsman woodworking tools worth more than $700! Contest closes February 18th, 2010.


For Everyone

For Women

Baby Essentials

Just For Kids

Books For Grown-Ups

Books For Children

Would you like to share a fun giveaway or a worth our while post? Please add it to the Mr. Linky below. You can come here any time this week to add in your link. Don’t miss out on the fun. Be sure to visit throughout the week as the linky grows, and more sites are added.

If you would like to have a post on your blog featured in 5 Minutes Around The Blogosphere, please send us an email with the actual link to your post at features5minutesformom at gmail dot com and we’ll see if it can be arranged.

You can find Marissa writing away at Mama Sparkles.

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{ 6 comments… read them below or add one }

1 se7en February 14, 2010 at 1:02 am

Thanks so much for your Round the World, totally love the Parenthood link… We had a South African Week on our blog and ended with a GiveAway Pack.


2 Stephanie J February 14, 2010 at 8:16 am

Thanks for the linky!


3 Mel February 14, 2010 at 12:55 pm

Thanks for the linky!! Everyone is more than welcome to link up here too!


4 Natalie A. February 14, 2010 at 5:35 pm

Thanks for the Linky!!


5 Pat February 15, 2010 at 1:43 am



6 IE Mommy February 15, 2010 at 10:28 am

Thanks for the great list and the linky. Come on over and join my linky too!


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