Thursday, December 11, 2014

Shutterfly: FREE 8×11 Wall Calendar – Just Pay Shipping + 40% OFF EVERYTHING (UNTIL TODAY ONLY!)




Now through January 15th, if you are a NEW Shutterfly customer, you can score a FREE 8×11 Wall Calendar - a $24.99 value! Just use coupon code BCCALENDAR2015 at your checkout.  You will just have to pay shipping. I tested this and I only paid $5.99. Awesome deal for high quality, designer and cute calendar personalized with your photos! :)




Also, until TODAY ONLY, 12/11/14, you can get 40% OFF EVERYTHING with coupon code OURFAVS at your checkout.  Shop for your holiday personalized gifts such as photo books, cute mugs, cozy pillows, quilted photo blankets, ornaments, candles, framed photo prints and more!  Go here to check them all out! 


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. 

Monday, December 8, 2014

*TODAY ONLY DEAL* Cents Of Style: 50% Off All Winter Head Wear + FREE Shipping



Today only at Cents of Style, you'll save 50% Off All Winter Head Wear + FREE Shipping! Just enter the coupon code STYLESTEALS at your checkout to receive this discount. Prices start as low as only $8 shipped to your door! Now, that's a fantastic deal!

They have tons of fun, great styles to choose from, so be sure to check them all out at Cents of Style.

 
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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. 

Bonefish Grill: $10 Off Dinner Purchase Coupon



If you like Bonefish Grill, you can score a coupon good for $10 off your next dinner purchase valid thru 12/30/14. This coupon is for dine-in only and excludes alcohol. One offer per table and is not good for group or event dining. 


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

FREE LEGO Alien and Space Dog Mini Build {January 6th}


For parents with LEGO fans at home like we do! :)

Visit your local LEGO Store on the first Tuesday of every month and you can learn how to build a cool mini model, and take it home – for free! Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Models are not for sale and cannot be purchased. One free per child. Event is open to children ages 6 to 14 only.  Check with your local LEGO Store for dates and times - dates vary by country.

No prior registration is required. Just show up at your local LEGO Store at least 10 minutes before the event starts to secure your FREE LEGO bricks!

 
Next Monthly Mini Model Build: LEGO Alien and Space Dog: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 begins at 5:00 pm until supplies last.

*Fine print: A new model will be available every month and will be specially themed to that month – ask a Store Associate for details! Models are not for sale and cannot be purchased. One free per child. Quantities are limited and offer is good while supplies last only. Event is open to children ages 6 to 14 only. See your LEGO store for more details.


You may also want to avail of the FREE LEGO Club magazine subscription, if you missed it previously! 
 
More FREE Activities for Kids!


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Starbucks: Grande Frappuccino Only $3 After 2PM (Thru 12/7)



Starbucks is offering up any grande Frappuccino for just $3 after 2PM from today, 12/5 thru 12/7 only. Participating US stores only. Go to the Starbucks Facebook page for more details.

 
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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. 

FREE AMC Movie Tickets To See "Hector and the Search For Happiness" - Select Cities Only from 12/5-12/7



If you live near or know someone who lives near an AMC Theater located in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco, or Seattle, you can score a coupon valid for up to 2 FREE ‘Hector and the Search For Happiness’ Movie Tickets. These movie tickets are good to use from today, December 5th through the 7th, at participating AMC locations in the above-mentioned select cities.

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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. 

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Overstock.com and PBS KIDS Launches Overstock Kid Zone



Overstock.com and PBS KIDS recently announced a new cause partnership and the launch of Overstock’s new Kid Zone, a curated shop within Overstock that includes thousands of children’s products (educational and pretend play toys, watches and more) designed to provide the necessities to help children thrive as well as spark creativity, fun and imagination. 

Overstock will give a portion of proceeds from every sale in the Kid Zone to support the mission of PBS KIDS, to open a world of possibilities for every child and ignite a passion for learning. To support the mission, 100 percent of the net proceeds PBS KIDS receives from sales in the shop will go back to PBS KIDS.

 
The Kid Zone also provides links to PBS KIDS resources and fun family activities. PBS KIDS is the number one educational media brand for kids and is uniquely positioned to reach children everywhere with content that is rooted in academic frameworks, preparing young children for success in school and in life.  
 
“Overstock believes in a bright future for all children, and to support our commitment to their education, health, happiness and well-being, we’re honored to be a partner with PBS KIDS in children’s educational media,” said Stormy Simon, Overstock president. “We are excited to provide parents with an easy shopping experience that supports the mission of PBS KIDS with every sale from the new Overstock Kid Zone.”
 
PBS KIDS is committed to using the power of media to light a spark for learning and to help all kids reach their potential,” said Lesli Rotenberg General Manager, Children’s Programming, PBS. “The proceeds received by PBS KIDS through our partnership with Overstock.com will help support our mission and the development of innovative PBS KIDS educational programming and digital content.”


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Lowe’s Build and Grow Kid’s Clinic: FREE Holiday Train Engine Building Event on December 13th - Register Now!


On Saturday, December 13th, at 10AM, you can take your kiddos to Lowe’s for a FREE Holiday Train Engine building event.

I saw some stores have already filled up
so be sure to register TODAY to secure your spot . Go here to enter your zip code and to find the nearest Lowe's store for this event.

Also, if you are close to a Home Depot store, check out this post for a free kids' event on December 6th.



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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Walmart: FREE 5x7 Photo with Santa in December



Looking to get a photo with Santa for free this holiday season? 

If you're close to a Walmart store, check out their offer to score a free 5x7 photo with Santa on December 6 & 7, and then again on December 13 & 14, from 10am to 2pm. Go here to find a participating store near you

Be sure to call your store ahead to confirm their participation.
 
 
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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Free $5 Bonus Dunkin' Donuts Card When You Sign Up for DD Perks Rewards Program Mobile App {Thru Dec 5th}



Love Dunkin’ Donuts? Well, here's how you can score a FREE $5 bonus DD Card! 

Now through December 5th, new members to the DD Perks Rewards Program can snag a FREE $5 bonus DD Card via the Dunkin Mobile App.  Just add or purchase a DD Card to your account and use the code BONUS during enrollment.  You will also get a free medium beverage of your choice 
with your sign up. 

Here's how to get this offer:

* Download the Dunkin’ Mobile App
* Accept the Terms and Conditions
* Click to Sign Up
* Click to Enroll in DD Perks
* Click to “Add a Card”
* Purchase a DD Card (minimum of $2) or just use your existing DD Card
* Enroll with promo code BONUS
* $5 Bonus DD card will be added to your account


For more information, visit the Dunkin Donuts Facebook page.


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

An Inspiring Story: 11-Year-Old Boy Sells Lemonade & Cookies to Buy 300 Wheelchairs #GivingTuesday


Once in a while, there are stories that truly touch the heart. 

In the spirit of giving and my desire to participate in #GivingTuesday which is celebrated globally today, December 2, 2014, I'd like to share this totally heart-warming story of an 11 year old boy named Zack who sold lemonade and homemade cookies to raise money to purchase wheelchairs for people in developing countries.

Watch Zack's video below:



Thank you, HooplaHa for sharing this story with us! 

 
*About #GivingTuesday: 
 
#GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. It’s a simple idea. Just find a way for your family, your community, your company or your organization to come together to give something more. Then tell everyone you can about how you are giving. Join us and be a part of a global celebration of a new tradition of generosity.


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Fun for the Family: "Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb" Movie Trailer #NightAtTheMuseum



Here's one great upcoming movie to watch with the whole family this holiday season- Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. This one hilarious movie is showing in theatres on December 19, 2014!

We've watched the first one and we loved it! Check out the trailer below...


About  Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
 
Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night At the Museum ever as Larry (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb stars Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, Dick Van Dyke, Dan Stevens, Ricky Gervais, Ben Kingsley, Rebel Wilson, Mickey Rooney, and Rami Malek. It is directed by Shawn Levy and produced by Shawn Levy, Josh McLaglen, and Mary McLaglen. The screenplay is by Robert Ben Garant, David Guion, Michael Handelman, and Thomas Lennon.

Want to see more? Follow Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and YouTube.


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  About the Author: Jocelyn Cañasa-Brown is a working mom of two boys and is a recognized blogger and mom influencer in the Washington, DC area. In her spare time, she designs and creates her own handmade jewelry, maintains her jewelry store on Etsy and is an active moms group organizer and leader both online and offline. Hip Mama's Place was nominated for Parents 2011 Best All-Around Mom Blog and named one of the Highest Rated Blogs and Sites on Nickelodeon ParentsConnect for the Washington, DC area. Follow Jocelyn on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.