ES6tLMQ0PXfdqC9-18bZz9xUQ9E The Life Of A Coast Guard Wife: 2010 Ultimate Blog Party!

Saturday, April 17, 2010

2010 Ultimate Blog Party!

Ultimate Blog Party 2010

This Friday The Ultimate Blog Party 2010 will kick off and you don't want to miss this event. It is a blogging carnival where new bloggers and friends mingle around other blogs, sites and stores. Best of all you have a chance to win AWESOME PRIZES!

Wanna join in? Visit 5 Minutes for Mom and find out how! You don't wanna miss out!

Yay! The party has started! Now it's time for me to pick the prizes!  I would like to win ANY of them, but here are my top picks (in no particular order):

US Only:

6- Hand Stamped Personalized Necklace valued at $48 from Kristen's Custom Creations
14- 10 Free Custom Bumper Stickers from Build A Sign
18- Goodie Basket For Mom from Healthy Mom's
20- $50 in jewelry from Cookie Lee
23- $50 GC from Monogrammed-Gifts
29-Eco-friendly bag from Mimi the Sardine
32- $25 Target GC from The Frugal Novice
44- Eco-friendy solid wood bracelet  from Five Accessories
47- Tank Top from Muffintop Mama
49- $25 Starbucks GC from Feels Like Time
50- $50 GC from Froggy Girl Designs
56- Custom hand painted canvas from October Belle Designs
72- Your Shape for Nintendo Wii from Kristie's List
75- $100 GC from Summit Camping Gear
76- Custom Necklace from Sentimental Silver
78- 9 piece Avon makeup set from Living in Amazing Grace
91- $20 Green Mountain Coffee GC from Coffee With Me
96- Laudry Prize Pack from Mama's Laundry Talk
101- Calf and foot massager from Still Blonde After All These Years
105- Get Fit Pack from Green Mom Wannabe
107- $25 Target GC from Money 4 This, Not 4 That

US & Canada Only:

USC3- $50 Target GC from PegsPlay
USC13- $100 Kay Jewelers GC from an unpink life
USC15- $50 Target GC from Love, Life, Family and then some
USC17- $200 Apple GC from cmomgo
USC32- $20 Target GC from Safe Home Happy Mom
USC60- $200 Wall Slicks GC from Modern Wall Graphics
USC63- $20 Bath and Body Works GC from Mommies Faves


INTL1- Custom background for Twitter from Techno Mom Designs
INTL14- Blog makeover from Dawn Farias

Whew! That took forever! And I think they will keep adding prizes? Oiy! :)

If you are stopping by from this wonderful party, thanks and I hope will follow. Enter some of my giveaways, there are more to come! Leave a comment letting me know you were here and I'll return the favor by following back! Thanks and have a wonderful week!! :)

Don't forget to thank a member of our MILITARY!


MommiesSavings said...

oh awesome I have been seeing this around and I really wanna join in. Thanks for sharing.

Letherton said...

I stumbled across your blog and wanted to say hi.
Take a minute an check my blog out
I have lots of great giveaways going on.
Thanks :)

Tangerine Kitty said...

Great blog. Found you from the's nice to meet you. I invite you to stop by my blog and I hope you decide to follow too.

Debra (

MrsMamaHen said...

Hi there! I found you by way of the UBP! I'm Conni ( army wife and homeschooling mom of three. Nice to meet you!

Sarah's Deals said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog. I hope you'll find lots of good stuff.
I'll be following now to see what you have to say.
UBP Rocks!

Heavenly Savings said...

Cute Blog!!! I’m another new follower! Feel free to check out my blog as well!
Happy Friday Follow! Hope to Blog with you again soon!

~*~ Melissa ~*~ said...

I love your layout! Thanks for stopping by my blog. Party on!

S Club Mama said...

what a great header! My older sister is in the Air Force, my dad is an ex-Navy guy, and Grandpa was in the Army. We're just full of the military (sort of).

good luck with your move!

Janet said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog through UBP! I love your blog and am happily following along.

Jennifer @ Giveaways and More! said...

Cara, thanks for stopping by my blog! My dad is a vet and I thank him everytime I see him. This is a fun party, huh? Have a great weekend. Can't wait to read more on your blog and I'll have to come back to enter your giveaways!

The Coupon "High" mom said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog through UBP. You got a great blog and good luck with your move. I am following now.

Jen@Scrapingirl said...

I am a firefighters wife, so your blog intrigues me. I will be back to mingle later. :)

Shell said...

Your prize list looks like mine! I want it all. LOL

Stopping by from the par-tay!

Natalie said...

stopping by for the party! I am liking your blog! Feel free to stop on by! :)

Santa's Gift Shoppe and Ideas said...

Hi..I’m Barb from Fri. Follow. I am your newest follower. I hope you will get a chance to visit my blog @
& get inspired by something for your family/home. I hope you will follow me as well.

amanda said...

Stopping in to say hi!

covnitkepr1 said...

I'm a vet and I pray for all in the military. I love our service people.
Your newest follower.

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Love your header....great blog.

Blog hopping and having a many great blogs....This is a GREAT party.
I have a Fun $100 Gift Basket to give away and all it takes a comment.
I am number....294 and 295......


Anonymous said...

What a beautiful page! Thank you so much for stopping by my blog!

Kimberly said...

Hi Cara, just stopping by from UBP. There were some great prizes! I only picked three? I hope that was ok. Have a great weekend!

Latté Mama said...

Hi Cara! Your blog looks great! Thanks for the offer, I'd love to have you as a web mentor! Have fun!

Latté Mama said...

Thanks for your offer as a web mentor, I think I'm going to need it, I thought I posted a comment here, but I guess I pressed the wrong button. Have fun!

Kristle said...

What a fun blog, and what a great idea, the life of a military wife is never easy but with someone like you on our side, it makes it easier!

Check me out!

L Harris said...

Hi Cara.

Just stopping by through the party! Have a great day!

Kristen said...

My brother actually just finished up his time with the Marine Corps! It's so nice to 'meet' you--and I'm stopping in (of course) from the UBP!!

Jennifer said...

Great blog... so nice to 'meet' you. Stopping by from the UBP. I thank your husband and your family for the sacrifices you are making for ALL of us. Hooah... my hubby was Army... sorry I don't know what the CG says! :)

Plowlady said...

Coming from the UBP -- I have met so many new bloggers out there! Hi there and thank you for a wonderful blog here, I am having tons of fun surfing through it! I am #986 Blog, #734 Twitter & #462 Facebook

Aislinn said...

Love your site. I am in the military and found your sire via UBP. I am new to blogging but so far love it!!

Summer said...

Hi I stumbled across your bloggy blog and it is just presh! I just love the header! You are so cute! I can't wait to read more! New follower here....

Summer :0)

Cascia said...

Just stopping by from the UBP at Five Minutes for Mom. I love your site and am subscribing to your RSS feed. I would appreciate it if you visited my blog and did the same! I'm looking forward to reading more and getting to know you better.

The Healthy Moms

Niki @ Ambitious Gurl said...

Just wanted to say hi! :)

Anonymous said...

Hi, nice to meet you! Great "Party"! Hope your having fun at the UBP, I know I am! Here is my Party Post, come on over and make yourself at home!

Misfit Momma aka Missy said...

Glad to see you have joined the party too !

Here is my blog if you would like to visit !

SugarPlumsMomma said...

Blog hopping from the UBP - really like your site. Will be back to enter a few giveaways. Following you.


Pam Ponder said...

I love your blog!!! thanks for stopping by :-) this UBP!! is so much fun I am your newest follower

Sienna said...

I am here from UBP... I am your newest follower. My hubby was in the Marines for 10 years...before we met. I am still trying to figure out what that military life is like. Thanks for your families service... I know it takes the whole family to make it through.

Dayngr | Dayngrous Discourse said...

Love your blog design. Outstanding!

Hi there. Greetings from Miami, FL. I'm stopping in to toss a little confetti, pull up a cozy virtual chair and party with you for a bit. Let's have some fun!

I've got my Ultimate Blog Party 2010 post up at Dayngrous Discourse along with some giveaways and one of those posts that give you a little taste of what's it like to have some Dayngr in your life. I hope you'll surf on over, say hello and follow along if the mood strikes you.

Oh, one last thing - If you're the tweetin' kind, I'm @Dayngr on twitter. said...

Hi There! Nice to Meet you, I'm stopping by via UBP. I loved reading your blog and I will be coming back for more!

I hope you can stop by our blog: is a mom owned newly launched site.

Have a beautiful day

Lisa said...

thanks for stopping by my blog. will definitely be back!!

Fruitful Vine2 said...

Hi Cara,
It is good to be able to meet so many different bloggers. This party is awesome! I hope you are enjoying it. Have a wonderful day!

Sarah said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm enjoying the UBP. I'll add you to my reader. Happy Blogging!


Susan said...

Cannot thank you enough for your family's life of service! Hope we'll get acquainted. Following on Twitter. :)

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