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We love our readers and wanted to join forces for an awesome $500 giveaway!

Everyone wants to getaway.  The kids are out of school, temperatures are soaring and nothing could be better than escaping to a fun destination.  What is on your summer itinerary?  Are you heading to Disneyland, taking a family camping trip, or jetting off to Bora Bora? How about a staycation at a fabulous local resort?  Where ever you would like to go, this fabulous prize will help get you there! 

We have partnered with some of our FAVORITE bloggers

to bring you this awesome summer giveaway!

There is only one entry requirement:  

Follow all of these blogs on Pinterest!  That’s it! 

Giveaway starts 6/10/14 and Ends 6/16/14 at 11:59pm PST

See below for the Official Sweepstakes Rules


These sites are the perfect destination for fabulous summer food, exciting activities and awesome travel ideas!


The Slow Roasted Italian is a family food and travel blog that is focused on making life deliciously simple! Bringing you fun in the sun all summer long with scrumptious recipes, exciting travel and fun activities.

Center Cut Cook dishes up only the BEST mouth-watering tried and true recipes that are quick and easy to make. You are sure to find everything from main dishes to desserts that your family will love!

Dear Crissy
Crissy Page is the founder of, a family and lifestyle
blog with a focus on parenting, easy recipes and living life to the

Buns In My Oven is a food blog full of family friendly, quick recipes that even your pickiest eaters will enjoy!

One Good Thing by JilleeSorting through the beautiful clutter of life to find that “One Good Thing” each day and sharing it with you!

Picky Palate brings you original family style recipes for even your pickiest eaters.

Taste and Tell is a family friendly blog all about food, travel and family! We believe that anyone can cook and that dinner doesn’t have to be complicated. Follow along for delicious recipes and travel adventures – both near and far. 

Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen is known as a place where friends and family gather.
Learning from the incredible Southern cooks in her family, she developed
a passion for cooking and baking very early on in life.  In Melissa’s
kitchen, homemade family-style meals are always on the menu.

Oh, Sweet Basil is all about reinventing family dinner. We have so many good memories around food and we love inspiring others to get back into the kitchen and connect with others through deliciousness!!

Raining Hot Coupons is a money saving deal blog full of frugal and simple recipes, freebies, giveaways and deals.


Fine Print: Giveaway will end on June 16, 2014 at 11:59pm PDT. One lucky winner will be randomly chosen to receive a $500 Visa Giftcard. Can not redeem for cash. No purchase necessary. Must be 18 years of age or older and a resident of the U.S to enter. This giveaway is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram. Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest will be completely released by each entrant. Winner will be chosen using and will be notified via email within 48 hours of the giveaway close. Winners will be announced on the post, not on Facebook. The winner must respond within 48 hours of receiving the email or a new winner will be chosen. This sweepstakes is brought to you by The Slow Roasted Italian, Center Cut Cook, Dear Crissy, Buns in My Oven, One Good Thing By Jillee, Picky Palate, Taste and Tell, Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen, Oh Sweet Basil and Raining Hot Coupons.  Good Luck!  

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About the authors

carrian feik cheney oh sweet basil

Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

And this family especially loves to eat.

They love everything from the keep you fit and healthy to the get out your sweat pants indulgent and everything in between.

But most of all, they love the memories made, shared and treasured and it’s all thanks to a meal shared together with loved ones.

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  • I followed all of these but it doesn’t shows on the Entry!

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    • Sometimes it’s weird like that, but I can see you so you’re good.

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