Around The Blogosphere – Add YOUR Giveaway Link

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.


  • Check out, a social network and directory site for children’s seasonal consignment sales. You can search for sales in your area, read ratings and reviews and get advice.


  • Got a designer in the family? LittleMissMatched is having a Project Sock Contest.The contest is open to ALL ages and levels of experience and asks entrants to reveal their “socktastic” artistic abilities by designing a 3-pack of socks to become part of a 2010 LittleMissMatched collection. The victorious entry will become part of an upcoming collection sold to the public and the fan favorite winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize as well as 10 packs of socks of their design. An additional five entries will be selected by LittleMissMatched to become part of the same collection for sale to the public and each of these five designers will receive a $250 cash prize and 10 packs of their winning designs. All entries must be received by April 15th.
  • Enter here to enter to win a Chicco Cortina Stroller. This is Chicco’s first front to back double stroller that accepts one or two KeyFit infant car seats!
  • How much do you love your mom? From now until March 25th, you can visit your local LUSH shop to pick up an entry form and write all the reasons why you appreciate your mother. Each store will choose the most heartfelt letter to go into the window and the writer of each winning letter will also receive the LUSH “Mum” hatbox gift to give to your beloved mother. Be sure to use artistic materials to make your letters colorful and unique!
    The winners will be announced by April 23rd. Go here for a store locater.


For Everyone

For Women

Baby Essentials

Just For Kids

  • Simply Stacie Safety Tat (3/17 US & Canada)
  • An Island Life Scooby-Doo Abracadabra-doo DVD (3/17 Worldwide)
  • An Island Life Veggie Tales: Pistachio The Little Boy That Woodn’t DVD (3/18 Worldwide)
  • Glimpse $40 to Clippopotamus (3/19 Worldwide)
  • Muse Reviews Star Wars Science Mini Lightsaber Tech Lab (3/20 US Only)

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.

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