Around The Blogosphere – Week 73

by Erica

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.


  • grasping for objectivity in my subjective life is celebrating her one year blogging anniversary with 5 giveaways totaling $500.00. Head on over and enter to win. Don’t forget to wish her a Happy Anniversary.
  • Coffee Momma is hosting a blog design contest for her friend, Ali, of Mission Field Designs. Head on over to get all the details for this contest including its goal, to help Ali earn money to adopt a child


Spa Week’s YouTube Challenge

Spa fans, show us what you’re made of! We want to know why you and a few of your friends deserve a day of beauty, courtesy of Spa Week. In your own creative way, make a video telling us why you should win, upload it to YouTube and send the link to Sing it, dance it, make puppets, include your friends – the limits are endless.
Just follow these steps:

  1. Create a 2-3 minute video on why you deserve to win a day of beauty courtesy of Spa Week
  2. Upload your video to your YouTube account (if you don’t have one, make one. It’s free & easy)
  3. Email the link to
  4. We’ll add our favorites to the Spa Week YouTube Channel and if you’re chosen we’ll let you know.
  5. The video with the most views wins, so tell everyone to watch!
  6. The deadline is Friday, March 6th so get to it!


For Everyone

For Women

Baby Essentials

  • Design for Baby 2008 Bumbleride Indie Stroller in Ruby (3/6 US Only)
  • Glimpse Funky Pacifier Clip (3/5)
  • Design for Baby Baby Plush Blanket of Choice by the Modern Baby Co. (3/7 US & Canada)
  • Glimpse Cloth Swim Diaper (3/2)
  • Glimpse $25 Gift Certificate to Moms and Bums (3/4)
  • Design for Baby The Daddy Diaper Changing Toolbox (3/13 US Only)

Just For Kids

Books for Grown-Ups

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.

Email Author    |    Website About Erica

Erica has been a part of the 5 Minutes for Mom writing team since the summer of 2008. She is a mom to three little ones - Audrey (7), Isaiah (4) and Christian (3).

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