Category Archives: Contests

It’s POTTY TIME!!!!

A few years ago, I fell in love with Signing Time. Jack was struggling to do much more than scream and I was increasingly frustrated. In a last ditch effort, I bought some DVDs and prayed that he would communicate with me. Slowly, he began to sign (things like more and done) and I felt…

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Gift Card Giveaway

Tawnda & Barbara M are the winners! Kodak and 5 Minutes for Special Needs want to give you a little something to start the holiday season. To celebrate it’s newest photo book sizes and paper designs, Kodak is giving $50 gift cards to two of our readers. We encourage you to order a photo book…

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Activeion Pro: A Giveaway!

Imagine cleaning your house, and killing bacteria, with plain ‘ol water. Yup. Simple H2O. Can’t be done you say? Think again. The Activeion Pro uses cold tap water – and magically charges the ions in that water to attract the gunk on your counter, in your microwave, or even on your skin. One of the…

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We have a SteamBoyT1 Winner!

And the winner of our Reliable SteamboyT1 is: Debbie Yost! Debbie was chosen by Random.org. Enjoy!

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Let The Blue Bunny Ice Cream Voting Begin!

Voting is now closed! It’s time to VOTE! Feel free to announce it on your blog, facebook, twitter, etc and get your friends to vote for you. That is fair game. But please play fair and do not use proxy servers or other black hat methods of increasing your votes. If we do discover unfair…

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Celebrating Joys Shared: A Blue Bunny Ice Cream Photo Contest

Well, it looks as though Mr. Linky has jumped ship yet again. sigh. So just add your link in the comments section below and we’ll add them to Mr. Linky when he’s back up. I think if you could ask a parent of a child with special needs what they would like others to know…

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Don’t Hate Me Because My Floors Are Spotless

Comments are now closed! Thanks everyone! Living with a medically fragile kid who spends a vast majority of his time on the floor makes the cleanliness of those floors a high priority. Very high. To the point where I’ve been called …..a Clean Freak…..OCD…..and The Mad Cleaner. All in one sentence. Hey. You have your…

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Step2 Is Making Parker’s Summer Shine Brighter: A Review And Giveaway

Comments are now closed. Note: This is a compensated (Parker received his Sand and Water Transportation Station for free) review and giveaway from Step2. It was a warm summer’s morning. Parker had been signing “outside” since he woke up, hours before. Finally, after the medications, the morning therapies, bath time, trach change and breakfast, it…

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Magic Marker Monday — Improvisation…

“It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.” ~Pablo Picasso Welcome to Magic Marker Monday! If you haven’t heard about Magic Marker Monday yet, click here and then hurry right back… Hmmmmm… what to do when Mom restricts access to the Sharpie markers… What to do,…

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We Have A Winner!

So do you remember our May Magic Marker Monday Giveaway? Well, the winner of our beautiful Dragonfly Mobile Craft Kit is: IE Mommy! Congratulations! We hope you enjoy this super-fun craft and that we see lots more of your family’s artwork here at 5MFSN on Magic Marker Mondays! Find out more about Michelle Read Michelle’s…

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