3rd Annual Great Elf Giveaway

November 22, 2014

Whether elves are pretending to be cowboys or having marshmallow snowball fights with stuffed animals, they bring joy to boys and girls during the Christmas season. Join in the festivities by participating in the third annual Great Elf Giveaway!

In case you missed our dailies last year of our elf, Mike, you can take a look here. We always enjoy Mike's visits, while still remembering the true meaning of Christmas.

If you already have an Elf on the Shelf, please feel free to grab the FREE Elf Planner to schedule and prepare for all your elf's visits!


Now, let's get on with the giveaway shall we?
It's simple to participate. Begin by commenting below this post answering the question --

WHAT WOULD YOU NAME YOUR NEW ELF?

Then, earn extra entries by clicking on the appropriate options in the Rafflecopter window below. Winner will choose a boy or girl, as well as light skin or dark skin. I'll make sure the winner receives the elf in enough time to have plenty of visits for the 2014 season!

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Baseball Mom's Best Friend

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I have been searching high and low for the perfect cleanser for my son's baseball pants. I've tried regular detergents and stain removers, as well as homemade concoctions. Unfortunately, nothing worked for removing red clay. My search is finally over because I found a new best friend!

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