More Than A Number blog

{December 26, 2008}   Merry Christmas!



{December 22, 2008}   Winner of second giveaway!

Liz R. you are the winner of the Autism Awareness giveaway! Congrats!

{December 3, 2008}   Cool Etsy contest

I came across an awesome Etsy giveaway when I was looking through contests:

This contest is all about promoting mom blogs and small businesses (especially run by moms or for moms). Etsy is a site that has thousands of small shops that each sell handcrafted items. I have found an abundance of shops that you guys would like!

An Etsy Christmas Contest


– Over $750.00 worth of prizes – 2 winners
The Sponsors:
This and That – $20 gift card
Red Pajamas – Little Man’s Tie ($8)
Baby Luv Gifts – Cute Custom Beanie ($15)
Baby Bears – $25 gift card
My Custom Baby Boutique – $25 gift card
Baby Goin Places – PocketChanger Diaper Changing Pad ($25)
Layla Legs – $15 gift card & free shipping
Second Story Window – $10 gift card
Inspiring Color Tie Dye – Youth pullover hoodie rainbow diagonal or swirl ($30)
Baby Peas – boy or girl cloth play blocks- set of 4 ($18)
Abby Chase Designs – Lotus Hair Flower ($13.50)
Tadpoles and Tutus – $20 gift card
Make it and Love It – onesie/bootie set of choice (14.99)
Four Dog Day – Cute Pink Key Ring ($8)
Jupita – $20 gift card
Zeba – Coin Pearl Earrings ($20)
Jodi Horgan – $25 gift card
One of a Kind Custom Jewelry – $20 gift card
Across The Pond – choice of any vintage button ring ($14)
Kerstin Hanson – $20 gift card
Bath and Body
Krug’s Eco-Logic – $15 gift card
Indulgent Creations – Soy candle travel tin, soap and lotion ($16.50)
koko candles – holiday brownie cupcake candles ($25)
Dazzle Dott – $20 gift certificate
Especially for Mom
Mary Zoom – Pink Polka Dot Glam Cleaning Gloves ($10)
Maggie Sue Designs -A cup cozy and coordinating set of Tame Your Mane ponytail holders ($12)
Gaia Conceptions – “My Everything” piece (clothing, $40)
BoojiBoo – apron of winners choice (only ones in stock, $28.75)
Yummy Treats
A Sugar Affair – $10 gift card
Cakebox Cookies – $20 gift card
A Thyme 2 B Comforted – $25 gift card
Double Dipped Sweets – $20 gift card
KE Cookies – One dozen chocolate chip cookies ($8)
AngelPie Cookies and Cakes – One dozen decorated sugar cookies ($18)
Meg’s Creations – 2 pack of cookie and brownie mix ($24 including shipping)
Cookie Art by Sarah – One dozen sugar cookie snowflakes and $25 gift certificate ($53)

Paper Crafts
Paper Treasures 4 U – 2 page 12”x12” Christmas layout ($9)
Inkspot Workshop – 1 Set of 6 Snowman Gift Enclosures 1 Set of 6 Tree Bird Gift Enclosures ($12)
Take Note – 1 set of personalized notecards ($15)
Articulations – 6 lunchbox love mini cards ($5)

{December 2, 2008}   The second giveaway!!!

Here is the second giveaway! (finally, right?!) The owner of was very kind to send me Autism Awareness goodies and I can’t wait to give some of them to YOU! I would recommend visiting her site too, she sells many different kinds of awareness items and the money she raises goes towards her Autistic son’s therapy. Here’s the goodies being given away (click on them to see the store listing):

Gift from God bracelet

Gift from God braceletAutism Awareness Puzzle Piece Ribbon and Charms Key Chain

Autism Awareness Puzzle Piece Ribbon Tack Pin

Autism Awareness Puzzle Piece Ribbon Tack Pin


Autism Awareness Bookmark

Autism Awareness Bookmark

Autism Awareness Puzzle Piece Ribbon and Charms Key Chain

Autism Awareness Puzzle Piece Ribbon and Charms Key Chain


Pretty, right? How do you win? You can enter up to three times with comments!
1. A fact about Autism and the place you got the fact from.
2. How does Autism affect you? (think about it)
3. A question you have about Autism.
Edit: Forgot to add, this giveaway ends December 20th. 🙂

et cetera