Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Games, cereal, gift card . . . oh my!


Get ready to go retro!

Big G and Hasbro are going retro to bring back family game night and, to help spread the word, I have a giveaway for you! But first, let me tell you a little about the deal. This spring, the two companies are putting out their products in retro packaging, using designs from the 50s through the 80s.

They have all sorts of retro board games -- Parcheesi, Scrabble, Clue and Risk -- that have been re-released in "vintage" formats, only at Target. I was sent a package with Parcheesi, a game I'd never played. It was pretty easy to figure out so my 5 year old and I have played it several times. 

Board games are a great way to spend family time together. If I ever suggest playing a board game with my older son, his eyes light up. It is interactive in a real-life way and I think kids appreciate having that time with their parents.

So, I try to play games with the kids when time (and energy level!) permits. Now, with the retro Parcheesi, we have another game in our rotation. Fun!

The Giveaway

Would you like to win a prize pack so you can start enjoying family game night?




Well, get busy and enter!

Here's what you'll win:


  • 2 boxes of participating Big G Retro cereal
  • $10 Target gift card
  • 1 Hasbro Parcheesi® Deluxe Vintage board game


Here's how you can enter:

Leave me a comment and let me know you'd like to win. 

Additional entries:


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)
  • Follow my main blog, or let me know that you already do  (leave a comment)
  • Follow me on Pinterest, or let me know that you already do (leave a comment)
  • Pin an image from this post to share the giveaway on Pinterest  (leave a comment)
  • Follow me on Twitter, or let me know that you already do  (leave a comment)
  • Follow me on Instagram, or let me know that you already do (leave a comment)
  • Link to this giveaway from your blog  (leave a comment)

This giveaway will run through Monday, April 1 at 11:59pm EST and the winners will be announced on Tuesday.


Good luck!


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

60 comments:

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