The Ultimate Blog Party LIVE Events

by Janice

Ultimate Blog Party 2010
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Note: This is NOT the main UBP10 Party Post. Click over to get to our UBP10 Party Post with all the MckLinkies! But of course, first check out what else the UBP has to offer…

The magic of the Ultimate Blog Party is getting to mingle and meet one another. And what better way to enhance the UBP experience than through video and Twitter!


On Friday night, April 9th, we will hold a UBP Live Event from 9:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M. ET. We will go LIVE talking with bloggers ALL over the country!!!

UBP10-jan-340pixThrough simulcasting, we will introduce, interview and feature Mom Bloggers via video and live chat.

And we want YOU to party live with us.
To join in on the fun, you can visit us at MomTV or on our dedicated UBP Live page here at 5 Minutes for Mom.

Once you are ready to chat with us, you will need to enter in a chat name at the prompt. Don’t worry about the member log in. Just enter in a chat name and you will be all set. momtvghost2

Here are the bloggers we will be featuring during the live simulcast:


tweeter2We will party Twitter style on Monday, April 12th from 10-11pm ET.

This will be an hour dedicated to getting to know each other on Twitter with questions about blogging, social media and YOU!

Stay tuned this weekend for our #UBP10 Twitter Party post where you will be able to RSVP!

Chris Mann — LIVE online and In Real Life

For our final Ultimate Blog Party LIVE event, we are going to party with CHRIS MANN — online AND in real life — 9:45pm ET, April 14th, 2010.

This will be a LIVE event in LA (6:45pm PT/9:45pm ET) and we will live stream the performance by Chris Mann on 5m4m.

If you want to attend the FREE concert in Los Angeles, click over to RSVP at Eventbrite. The concert will be at Genghis Cohen, 740 N. Fairfax Ave, LA, CA 90046. Attendance is limited, so hurry and book your spot. Enjoy the show — your first drink is on us! And feel free to spread the word.


Of course no event is complete without prizes. We have some fantastic giveaways to hand out at both the UBP live event and the #UBP10 Twitter Party. (This list is only for these LIVE events. For the entire UBP10 Prizes, see the UBP10 Prize Page.)

Here is what we will be giving away:

  • $100 gift certificates to Frownies skin care and anti-aging patches used by women like Renee Russo and Raquel Welch and moms who want to preserve their skins youthful appearance or reverse the signs of stress on the face.
  • Disney Mickey 5-in-1 Tasty Bakers by Pop Art ToasterMakes pancakes, waffles, muffins, breads, cakes and brownies shaped like Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy and Pluto.
  • Watermelon chicBuds for your iPod, computer, MP3 or walkman. – Listening never looked so good!
  • Pink and Multi Color DJ Sport Headphones by chicBudsTreat your ears to somethin’ sweet!
  • Your choice of sunglasses or a sun hat from Baby BanzThe ultimate in children’s sun protection.
  • $50.00 gift certificate to AmyAdele.comSimply cute stationery.
  • Corolle Tidoo DollsDolls with soft ‘’beanbag’’ bodies to be posed and played with just like real babies. They even float in the tub for bathtime fun
  • Language of the Leaf Anti-Aging Tea Sampler & Glass TeacupThe anti-aging tea sampler consists of Rooibos blends – rich in vitamins, high in antioxidants (known to help avoid certain cancers) and helps reduce wrinkles (anti-aging).
  • Language of the Leaf Spa Tea Sampler and Smart Tea MakerSPA translates from Latin as ‘Health through Water’. The active properties in each of their carefully crafted blends synergize to invoke a sense of balance and well being, all important in the path to rejuvenation, water being the unifying element.
  • $50.00 Gift Certificate to Rosie Hippo - unique, natural organic handcrafted toys.
  • Magical Pieces jar from Kind Notes – Ready-made and customizable jars of your messages enclosed in miniature decorative envelopes for the recipient to open each day or anytime they need a smile.
  • Rockin’ Ribbon necklace and earrings and Mommy/Daughter necklace and earring sets from Sydney Andrewsa home party jewelry company with fun, fashionable and affordable jewelry! Great opportunities to host your own party with free jewelry rewards or start your own business!
  • Zhu Zhu pets and Zhu Zhu Pets Nintendo DS games
  • Logitech headsets
  • Fisher Price Trio sets
  • $50 LikeWear gift certificateFun Clothes for Kids, Exciting Career Opportunity for Moms.
  • $50 Initials, inc. gift certificateInitials, Inc. believes “There’s only one you!” uniquely crafted for a God given purpose. Their products are inspired by this profound understanding.
  • Zippity Doos sets. Each set includes 5 products (shampoo, conditioner, leave-in detangler, shield spray and styling gel.
  • Parigi outfits – one Puma Girls, one LRG Boys and one Akademiks boys.
  • Dapper Snappers 6 Pack and 3 Pack. – Dapper Snappers are a great solution for fixing your toddler’s droopy drawers.
  • MemoryMixer Digital scrapbook software on DVD for Mac/PC – Sharing Memories Made Easier. Includes tons of digital graphics to get you started! (200 backgrounds, 30 Pre-Designed albums, 1000s of Embellishments)

Are you excited? I know I am. See you there!

Note: This is NOT the main UBP10 Party Post. Click over to get to our UBP10 Party Post with all the MckLinkies! And to see all the prizes for the MAIN UBP10 party, go to the UBP prize page.

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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at

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{ 16 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Tammy April 9, 2010 at 9:50 am

What a cool idea! My mother actually found your site and told me I had to check it out! Then when our mutual friend Jon told me about it, well it was like fate! I’ll be dropping you an email soon!


2 Shantae April 9, 2010 at 11:31 am

I love scrapbooking with my friends more than using digital scrapbook software


3 chana April 9, 2010 at 3:28 pm

I am a bit sad, Friday night is my sabbath so no computer for me, any way i could be entered anyhow??


4 Janice April 9, 2010 at 4:27 pm

Oh sooo sorry! These prizes are going to handed out to those that are live chatting Fri. BUT some of them are also going to be for the Twitter party on Monday night. AND of course, there is the main giveaway.


5 Jill Kathan April 9, 2010 at 3:28 pm

WOW! Everything sounds fantastic! Thank you!


6 cathy r April 9, 2010 at 5:12 pm

thank you for this. i am still trying to learn all there is about blogging and i am so happy there is something like this to help me :)


7 Crissa Robertson April 9, 2010 at 11:06 pm

That was a lot of fun! Thanks ladies!


8 MusingsfromMe/Jill April 10, 2010 at 3:35 am

Had trouble seeing my post on my blog. fiddled with it. Was able to link/click it. Tried to add to McLinky but got error message. Was there a deadline for posting? My post was ready before midnight but I could not link until later. Is McLinky broken?


9 diane taylor April 10, 2010 at 9:31 am

this is my first time on a blog party. this is fun. thanks


10 julie April 10, 2010 at 6:19 pm

i would love to join the party was it yesterday or today @waterbluffy


11 Arlene F April 11, 2010 at 12:38 pm

I posted the button on MySpace >>>


12 Night owl mama April 12, 2010 at 2:55 am

Dang Missed it again. Friday and Saturday nights get so busy


13 @barifromsd April 12, 2010 at 8:23 am

Would love to attend this pretty #UBP10 Twitter Party


14 Jessica B April 12, 2010 at 8:12 pm

I will be there with bells on


15 Stephanie April 12, 2010 at 9:34 pm

RSVP-ing. Going to try to stay up for the Twitter party!


16 Maria Plasterer April 16, 2010 at 10:36 am

What a cool idea… Didn’t find the site until the last day of the Ultimate Blog Party though. I’ll be looking for the next one!


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