Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Whole Grain First cereal giveaway!

Ah, cereal. I've written about it before and I'll write about it again. We just eat that much of it around here. 


Since we eat so much, I try my hardest to make sure I'm filling the pantry with healthy options. The kids eat a wide variety of cereal, fortunately, ranging from oatmeal to organic flax flakes to (gulp) some options that are probably a bit too sugary. 


Like I said, though, I try to keep the available options as healthy as possible, while still being appealing to the little ones. It just doesn't make sense for me to buy cereals that are good for my kids but that they won't eat!


Some of the cereals that we enjoy almost daily include the General Mills cereals that boast "more whole grains than any other ingredient."









The kids chow down on Cheerios and, yeah, they looooove Cinnamon Toast Crunch. For us, cereal isn't just a breakfast food. We take it with us as a snack when we're out and about. So, I like that the cereals all have whole grains. I was sent 5 boxes of the cereal to try out and review and, of course, the kids loved them all. Well, my husband ate the Total -- the kids weren't all that into it. But, that's OK. They enjoyed the rest!   


Here's some information about whole grains in cereal:



You can learn even more at the Whole Grain Nation Website.


Giveaway!


Who wants FIVE (5) boxes of cereal? You do? Great! Here's what you can win:



To enter, just leave me a comment and let me know you'd like to win!

As always, you can gain extra entries. Remember, though, you must complete the required entry first! (Leave one comment per entry for the additional ones to count):

  • Follow this blog, or let me know that you already do (leave a comment)
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  • Link to this giveaway from Facebook or Twitter (do as often as you'd like, just leave a comment each time)
  • Link to this giveaway from your blog (leave a comment)

This giveaway will run through Tuesday, February 28 at 11:59pm EST and the winner will be announced on Wednesday.


Good luck!

Want to read more from The Happy Runner? Stop over HERE for more giveaways, reviews, and running- and parenting-related posts. 


Disclosure: The prize pack, information, and giveaway have been provided by General Mills through MyBlogSpark.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Progresso "Souper You" winner

Egads! I am sooooooo late getting this winner posted. It's been one thing after another around here and, honestly, I forgot to post. Yikes! Sorry, folks.

Anyway, I have a winner, picked using random.org. That winner is . . .


Cindy at Run with Me!


Congratulations, Cindy!

I have more giveaways coming up this week, so please check back. I promise to be more on-time with these :-).