Welcome to the Military Monday Family Blogger Carnival – March 14, 2011!
Exciting news! This week’s carnival will feature an amazing contest, sponsored by Lifetime!
I’m proud to have joined the LifetimeMoms affiliate network and want to celebrate with you!
One lucky winner will receive from Lifetime: an Army Wives gym bag, Gaiam yoga mat/bag, padlock, dog tag, water canteen, tank top, terry cloth sweat towel, messenger cap, yoga ball and jump rope (ARV $200).
Anyone with a US Shipping Address may enter 1-2 times and bloggers may earn an extra entry.
Open Entry 1: Leave a comment on this post (using the regular comment system, please, not the “facebook comments”), letting me know why you enjoy Army Wives on Lifetime!
Open Entry 2: Please visit ANY of the links in the linky below and leave a substantive comment on that blogger’s post. Come back here and let me know on which post you commented.
Extra THIRD Entry for Bloggers: Leave your link in the linky below. Make sure to (A) link back to this post AND (B) leave a comment below that you linked up for your entry to count for the giveaway. If you are having trouble with the linky, please comment with your link and I will add it for you!
Extra FOURTH Entry: If you’ve already commented, please share the post (on Twitter or any publicly available social site) and let me know where you shared in a separate comment. Sample Tweet: @ArmyWivesLives has a great linky 4 MilBloggers & a giveaway from @ArmyWives – http://bit.ly/g1Cirr
Carnival links may be anything that is related to the military family experience. You can post a homecoming photo, share an experience, make a list of resources. It can be ANYTHING military family-related–just try to make it substantive (ie Don’t just post my button and say, “hi”…this is an opportunity to get to know each other and our writing).
Contest ends 11:59 PM EST 3/20. Winner drawn at random from qualifying comments. Prize will ship from the sponsor to US addresses only. Leave a separate comment for each of your entries! We reserve the right to change the rules by altering them on this post, without additional notice.
*** More about the Military Mondays Blog Carnival ***
- In the “Link Title” field, please place the title of your post, plus the name of your blog and/or your name. (e.g. “Grow Where You Are Planted @Army Wives’ Lives”)
- In the “URL” field, please place the direct “permalink” to the specific post, not to your main page of your blog. (e.g. “http://armywiveslives.com/2009/10/coping-during-deployment/” NOT “http://ArmyWivesLives.com”)
- Your post must be relevant to the military family experience. I also retain the right to delete links to any posts that contain hate speech, plans to commit illegal acts, or anything that violates the spirit of this carnival or U.S. law.
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Want to share the carnival? Please feel free to grab the code for the button if you are interested:
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Without further ado, let’s get to the posts–I hope you’ll participate and visit these wonderful Military Family Bloggers–and feel free to check out previous editions for more great Military Family Posts!