Banana Split Marshmallows (Marsh Madness)

Marsh Madness is a blog tour celebrating the release of Shauna Sever’s book Marshmallow Madness. The book has a soft, puffy cover and oodles of unique marshmallow creations inspired by desserts and kids in candy stores. Shauna devoted entire chapters to the marshmallow connoisseur, the cocktail drinker and there’s even one for all you fruit-lovers.

All in all it’s a book so pretty you’ll want to eat it…. 

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Cookbook Giveaway: “Mint, Cinnamon & Blossom Water” Flavours of Cyprus, Kopiaste!

My dear friend Ivy, author of the blog Kopiaste…to Greek Hospitality has generously offered to give away her e-book to one of my lucky readers!

The e-book: Mint, Cinnamon & Blossom Water, Flavours of Cyprus, Kopiaste “is a collection of over 230 of the best Greek-Cypriot savory recipes, revised and updated with a fresh, modern new look, a brief history of the recipe, clear instructions, useful tips and 100′s of mouth-watering pictures, with a lot of step-by-step instructions with pictures. The recipes are written both in the U.S. and the metric system and substitutes are given for local ingredients.”… 

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Review: J. Drizzle Gourmet Popcorn

J. Drizzle Gourmet Popcorn recently sent me 4 bags of handcrafted popcorn to review. J. Drizzle’s popcorn is made fresh to order and hand-tossed in small batches with no preservatives. They make a wide variety of savory, sweet and signature flavors like banana cream pie, dill pickle, garlic parmesan, nacho cheese, milk and cookies, and many more unique flavors. “The Flavor Vault” holds special flavors like zesty ranch, funky monky and ragin’ cajun. Crazy delicious. Don’t you want to try them all?

I’m reviewing peanut butter cup, cinnamon toast crunch, bacon & cheddar and pizza time…. 

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Alexia’s Reinvent a Classic Giveaway

To celebrate the launch of Alexia’s Reinvent a Classic campaign I’m hosting a giveaway! One lucky reader will win an Alexia apron, 3 coupons for a FREE Alexia product and an autographed copy of Tyler Florence’s latest cookbook, Family Meal.

Remember a few months ago when I was testing french fry recipes for Alexia? Sadly, my french fry creation wasn’t chosen. But four of my peer’s delicious fries were and now you get to vote for your favorite!

You can also:

Tune in LIVE!
Tune in for a LIVE cooking demonstration with Chef Tyler Florence this Saturday, Nov. 5 at 7:30 PST streamed right on the Alexia Facebook page


Save! All voters will be eligible to download a $1 off coupon for their next Alexia purchase


Enter to Win! Enter to win a trip for two to San Francisco with an exclusive meal prepared by Tyler Florence himself.

To be entered in the giveaway leave me a comment letting me know what your favorite Alexia product is or which one you would like to try if you won the giveaway.
For an extra entry tweet the giveaway and leave me a separate comment. Use the #Alexia hashtag in your tweet.

The giveaway is over! Congratulations goes to Purple Larkspur!

*In full disclosure Alexia Foods is supplying the prizes for this giveaway free of charge.

My Memories Suite Digital Scrapbook Software Giveaway

                

My Memories Suite is an award winning digital scrapbook software that is extremely easy and fun to use. My Memories Suite is rated #1 by Amazon and Top Ten Reviews. Using this software, anyone can create digital scrapbooks, photo books, cards, calendars and gifts without having to buy expensive and complicated software programs.

My Memories has generously allowed me to host a giveaway for one free download of the software! My Memories has also provided me with special discount codes to purchase the software (normally 40 dollars) with a 10 dollar discount and also a 10 dollar discount for you to use in the My Memories Store. The code is provided at the end of the post.

I put My Memories Suite Software to the test and found it more user-friendly than Photoshop Elements. It is very easy to navigate and has an extensive help section that is easy to understand. Although My Memories Suite is known as digital scrapbooking software it can be used for much more than that and there is no need to purchase anything further to use the program.You can make headers and logos quite easily for your blog. I made this cute blog badge in less than 10 minutes! I love it and feel it is well worth the money.

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The Share the Memories coupon code (never expires if you’re reading this at at later date) provides a $10 discount off the purchase of the My Memories Suite Scrapbook software and a $10 coupon for the MyMemories.com store – $20 value!
Paste and copy this coupon code: STMMMS1054

For an entry in the My Memories Suite Software giveaway visit My Memories.com and tell me what digital scrapbooking kit you would buy first.
For a second entry tweet the giveaway and leave a separate comment with your twitter username.

The giveway is over! Congratulations to the winner Becki Jacobs!

To connect with My Memories:

Blog: http://blog.mymemories.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/MyMemories/140359372717593
Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/mymemoriessuite

*In full disclosure I received a free download of My Memories Suite to provide an unpaid review, all thoughts and opinions are entirely my own.

Athenos Feta Cheese Prize Pack Giveaway: What Would Yiayia Say?

I spend excessive amounts of time glued to my computer screen. For long stretches of time. I shop. I blog. I socialize. I search for recipes. All of which Yiayia disapproves.

Athenos Yiayia is the quintessential traditional Greek grandmother. … 

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