Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Shameless Plug?? Nah!! Just Promoting Myself!

Hi friends.  Did you all know I was in sales?  And no matter how I try to quiet that saleswoman inside me with dinner menus, homework, laundry, and countless repeats of Twinkle, Twinkle, it simply won't disappear.

Which is why I juggle and can't stop.

Seriously. I can't.

Currently, I have a few balls in the air.........

I am a momma of three. (that carries a dozen balls in itself).

I am the PTA President of my children's school.

I started a DVD Photo Slideshow business called Darling Memories 2 years ago.  I make awesome movies out of your pictures for all events like birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, vacations, etc.

I created a Family Travel blog called R We There Yet Mom? that features travel stories and travel tips submitted by family travel experts....you.

And I am a Thirty-One Consultant.  Thirty-One has awesome totes, purses, and organizational ideas that are adorable.  I just saw our spring catalog this past weekend and it's so CUTE.  Never heard of Thirty-One?  Take a moment and look......

So, am I looking for a pat on the back?  A "how do you do it?? You are awesome!"

Sounds like it huh??


I am renewing my energy into these endeavors in a effort to make them successful (and provide a little income for our family.) and would LOVE your help.  I simply can't sit still.  I get a great deal of enjoyment working on and promoting the various brands I have created.

Shameless promotion?  You may think so, but I see it as a fun lady (me) sharing all these unique and great ideas with her girlfriends (you).  I mean, if you found the recipe for an amazing chocolate cake or a great deal on shoes, you wouldn't hesitate to share it, right?

So, I would love to share my stuff with you.......

Darling Memories
As I mentioned, I create DVD movies out of your photos.  I LOVE LOVE LOVE making fun memories out of photos and have really enjoyed helping create them for the past few years.  You can find out more by visiting my website at www.darlingmemoriesdvd.com and by liking our Darling Memories Facebook Fan page.

R We There Yet Mom?
This past summer, I created a family travel blog to highlight one of the things I enjoy most....family travel.  It features family travel stories and tips from my readers.  I really enjoy sharing other families travel with everyone and am always looking for YOUR travel stories.  If you have posted a great travel story in the past or want to share a fun adventure from your area (think museums, state parks, etc.), please let me know!  We are always looking for new content.

I also host a Friday meme called "Friday Daydreamin'" where you post a picture of a place you are daydreaming about - a past vacation, a dream vacation, the best cup of coffee you ever had, a local spot you love to go to with the kids - tell us a little about it and link up.  It is the easiest post you can do on a Friday!!  And so fun to see all the different locations everyone daydreams about!

You can check out this amazing website by clicking www.rwethereyetmom.com.  Go ahead a bookmark it and visit often.  Or even easier, like our Facebook fan page to see when new content is added and visit when you see something you like - I promise NOT to fill up your facebook wall!!

Why should you do any of this?
You don't have to.  I'm not twisting your arm. But as any good salesman would try........  I would love to have your support of either of my businesses.  As a stay at home mom, these 2 ventures allow me to not only make a little supplemental income, but keeps my mind busy.  Don't get me wrong...I love being home with my kids AND working on, writing, and promoting my 2 businesses.  Keeps me incredibly happy.  And your support of them keep me happy.

As a thank you for your support, I am giving away 5 gift cards (Starbucks, Sonic, or Target - your choice!) to 5 lucky winners. 

Interested?  How can YOU win? 

Easy!  Enter a comment for each of the below.  You will get one entry for each one.

1. Become a Follower of R We There Yet Mom. (if you already are, let me know!)
2. Like R We There Yet Mom's Facebook Page. (If you already are, let me know!)
3. Follow RWeThereYetMom on the Twitter. (If you already are, let me know!)
4. Link up a picture of this Friday's Friday Daydreamin' for 5 entries!!  (I'll keep track!)
5. Submit a travel story for R We There Yet Mom for 10 entries!! Email me!
6. Email me your favorite travel picture(s) from 2011 (for a fun movie I am making for the website) for 5 entires!! Click here for more details on this fun opportunity!

7. Become a Follower of Darling Memories. (if you already are, let me know!)
8. Like Darling Memories's Facebook Page. (If you already are, let me know!)
9. Follow Darlin_Memories on the Twitter. (If you already are, let me know!)

10. Post on your blog of Facebook wall or Tweet about this giveaway for 5 entries!

Many easy ways to get multiple entries!!!

Contest ends Sunday, January 15, 2012 at midnight (CST).  I will announce the winners on Monday morning.

Is it a bribe?  Call it what you want - I just appreciate you & your support!! XOXO


Shawn said...

Shameless plug...I say go for it!

I'll have to look through your list and see which of the 9 I am...I'll get back to you on this!

Aly @ Analyze This said...

Well shoot! I can't believe I wasn't following THIS blog in the first place!

And that's awesome you have that DVD business! I was JUST looking for someone to do this as a gift for Christmas ... but I'm going to remember this for weddings (mine, someday) and maybe some anniversaries! Thank you!

Connie Weiss said...

Great idea Becca!

I follow R We There Yet Mom
I like R We There Yet Mom
I follow R We There Yet Mom

MiMi said...

I'm laughing at your "shameless plug," but not really, cuz 5 gift cards?? That's some serious bidness!!

Wendy said...

I follow both pages, and like both pages on Facebook, so that's 4 entries for me! Maybe this will motivate me to finally write another travel post for 10 more entries! :)

Wendy said...

Just emailed you two photos to use in your slideshow, can't wait to see it!

Becca @ R We There Yet Mom? said...

Shawn posted on her blog about it

Becca @ R We There Yet Mom? said...

Connie tweeted about it

MiMi said...

Okay, I thought I WAS a follower of R We There Yet Mom? Guess not...?
I am now!

MiMi said...

I like Darling Memories on FB. Don't know how I didn't know about that one...

MiMi said...

Already like R We There Yet Mom on FB! YAY FOR ME! ;)

MiMi said...

follow darling memories blog...again, I didn't know about that one either...I'm beginning to feel like my head is up my...you know what...

MiMi said...

Follow Darlin Memories on Twitter!

MiMi said...

Just FB'd about Darling Memories.
See. I would love to win the giveaway, but keeping a momma from having to go back to work is my real goal!

MiMi said...

Tweeted! :)

MiMi said...

OMGosh. MAJOR tweet FAIL.
I tagged some dude who I don't know! I was meaning to tag darlin memories but apparently I tagged some dude "D" too! WHOOOOPS!
Well, maybe it can be a happy accident? Gah.

Impulsive Addict said...

I love your shameless plug!!

Ok, of course I follow R We There Yet
I like R We There Yet on fb
I follow RWTY on twitter
*I will link up a pic on Friday*
I will email you my fav travel pic from this year
I follow Darling Memories
I like Darling Memories on fb
I follow DM on twitter
I will tweet about this!

Liz @ Sugarplum Creations said...

No shame! :) I am a horrible salesperson . . . which is probably partly why I'm still in the beginning stages with the photography business :(

I follow RWeThereYetMom :)

Liz @ Sugarplum Creations said...

I follow RWeThereYet on Twitter too :)

Liz @ Sugarplum Creations said...

I also follow Darling Memories

Liz @ Sugarplum Creations said...

And DM on Twitter too :)

Emmy said...

Not sure if supposed to leave this in one ore lots of comments, so following MiMi and leaving lots.

I already follow R We there yet mom.

Emmy said...

Already like R We There... on FB

Emmy said...

Already follow R We there.. on twitter

Emmy said...

Now follow Darling Memories

Emmy said...

I now like Darling Memories on FB

Oh and I was wondering- what if already submitted a story for R We there yet? do I get back credit :)

Emmy said...

Now following Darling Memories on Twitter

Emmy said...

I tweeted about the giveaway-- here is the post


Becca said...

Entires for:
Yadria Wyatt
Aimee Gray
Jennifer Moore

Carrie's Rambles said...

I follow R We There Yet Mom on GFC as Carries Rambles

carriesrambles @ aol.com

Carrie's Rambles said...

following Rwethereyetmom on twitter
carriesrambles at aol.com

Carrie's Rambles said...

tweeted: https://twitter.com/#!/yorkiemomma/status/157130154018226177

carriesrambles @aol.com

Xazmin said...

I follow R We There Yet Mom? !!

Xazmin said...

And I like RWTYM? on FB!!

Xazmin said...

I follow Darling Memories too!

Xazmin said...

And I like DM on FB!!

Xazmin said...

I'm going to FB it right now!

Xazmin said...

And tweet it! Good luck with all of your endeavors! You really are super woman!!

Xazmin said...

It won't let me FB it! It says the URL is blocked for being "spammy"!! I tried!!

Yadi said...

There is nothing wrong with promoting your work.

So lets see:
I follow both pages on Facebook.
I am also a follower on both blogs.

Anonymous said...

I have #2, 3, 8, 9, 10
I think that gets me 9 entries.
Thanks Becca

- @carlaxelfranzon

Anonymous said...

Following R We There Yet Mom as Boobies!

boobiesbabiesandablog AT gmail DOT com

Anonymous said...

Liked RWTYM's FB page. (BB&ABLOG)

Anonymous said...

Following on Twitter @bbandablog

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