Found And Shared – Facebook Contests you should enter

pointing fingerI haven’t checked my email in several days and there were too many to count this evening when I finally did get to it.

A few emails caught my eye and even though I normally don’t share these kinds of things I really would love to have some of my readers win! I hope you like and Good Luck!

The 2nd annual Riders by Lee “Stacy Shares, You Shine” sweepstakes is underway right now! It’s a chance for one lucky winner to not only look good but feel good with tools needed to shine and advice given by style guru Stacy London.

The best part is it is really easy to enter! All you need to do is click on the “Stacy Shares, You Shine” tab on Riders by Lee’s Facebook page to enter. The sweepstakes ends May 16, 2011 at midnight.

The grand prize winner receives a one-on-one virtual consultation with the fashion queen herself, Stacy London, a web camera, Riders by Lee wardrobe, a $500 gift certificate and an autographed copy of Stacy London’s book, Dress Your Best: The Complete Guide to Finding the Style That’s Right for Your Body. Five second prize winners will receive one Riders by Lee outfit.


On Wednesday, May 11th starting at 12pm EDT, Coastal Contacts is giving away 10,000 free pairs of glasses to Facebook fans of the brand. The giveaway is applicable to first-time participants in the US.

Here’s how it works:

1.     Visit our Facebook Page and click on the ‘Free Glasses!!’ tab on the left side of our page.

2.     Click the “like” button to reveal the coupon code or if you’ve already “liked” us the code will be displayed when you click on the tab.

3.     Visit our website and select a pair of glasses (we suggest picking out 3-5 pairs ahead of time).

4.     Starting on Wednesday, May 11th, from 12pm EDT, place your order and enter the coupon code at checkout to get your free pair of glasses.


Magic Bullet Kitchen Magician Video Recipe Contest!

Via their Facebook page, Magic Bullet is asking people to submit videos of themselves making their most creative Magic Bullet recipe, and with the help of voters they will select 3 finalists to fly to Hollywood where they will STAR in their very own Magic Bullet infomercial. And it gets even better, the person with the best infomercial and tastiest recipe will win $10,000.


Win an ultimate sewing room makeover from BERINA USA. Is your sewing room a whirlwind of creative clutter? Then you’re in luck! BERNINA is ready to take your sewing space from drab to fab!

Winner will receive a $2,500 BERINA gift certificate and a $2,500 Home Depot gift card to create your ultimate sewign space!

1. Upload a picture of your sewing space and  a short story about why you deserve to win.
2. Share your entry with your friends.
3. On May 19th everyone will be able to vote.
4. The Ten entries with the most votes will be judged by a panel of BERINA experts to determine the winner.


JourneyLite of Cincinnati, a leader in the practice of outpatient bariatric surgery and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence facility, is proud to announce its Lap-Band® Giveaway 2011. Entries will be accepted May 2 through June 30.

To enter, interested persons must attend a JourneyLite seminar with Dr. Trace Curry, either in-person or online, so they can be educated about the surgical procedure. To sign up for a seminar or webinar go to:

In addition to JourneyLite providing the surgery facility, medical team and the Lap-Band® device, Dr. Curry will donate his services for the procedure, as well as a year of free follow-up visits and fills.

The winner will be announced in early July, after they have gone through all the appropriate medical exams to make sure they can safely undergo the procedure. The winner will also be followed for one year after the procedure to track their progress through blog and photo posts.

Last year’s Lap-Band® giveaway winner, Cassandra, has lost a total of 70 pounds in 10 months.


Rayovac is recognizing inspirational teachers by hosting the Teachers Bring Science to Life Contest.

Rayovac will accept teacher nominations at beginning on Monday, May 2, 2011 until 11:59 p.m. (CST) on May 16, 2011. Those that would like to recognize an extraordinary teacher can complete the online entry form and submit an essay up to 300 words explaining how the teacher inspires students and brings learning to life. Teachers can even nominate themselves for this unique, hands-on professional development workshop where they’ll learn great classroom techniques and engaging experiments sure to inspire and captivate their students. From the submissions, three inspirational teachers will be selected by Rayovac to win an all-expense paid trip to attend Science in the Rockies 2011. Additionally, the individuals with the winning essays nominating the three winning teachers will also receive one of three $100 gift cards from a major retailer. More information, the official contest rules and the entry form can be found at


OXY “Stylin’ It” Giveaway

Summer is almost here— is your skin…and wardrobe…ready? OXY wants to help you complete your look! Enter now and each weekday from May 9-13, one fan on Facebook will win a $100 mall gift card and OXY acne skin care products to keep you looking great this summer!


Barielle “Sandal-Ready” Giveaway

Are your feet ready for their summer reveal? Enter the Barielle “Sandal-Ready” giveaway, and five winners will get a prize package that includes the nourishing Barielle Total Foot Care Cream, Barielle 60-Second Mani Pedi, a shade of the hottest Barielle nail color, and a $50 DSW gift card to buy a sexy pair of strappy sandals (or flip flops if that’s  more your style!). Enter at their Facebook page — — and check out their entire product line of nail, foot and hard care products at (they run weekly online specials!).


Softlips So You Celebration!

The launch of the new Softlips packaging and Softlips. So You. campaign means the brand is in celebration mode!  The signature slender sticks of Softlips and their light flavors/formulas remain the same, but the line has been updated with eye-catching graphics and a bold new logo. Check out their Facebook page at for their new look and enter to get a free lip balm (one winner each day in May starting 5/2).  Also, Twitter giveaways at and free shipping from their online store (through June 19th at


Win a FREE $100 gift certificate to! is a new e-commerce store with over 60,000 craft-related items including yarns, hooks, needles, books and organizers. Sweepstakes Ends May 15, 2011 @ 10:59 pm (CDT)


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    Wow – looks like lots of fun stuff!!!

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