Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Win a $250 Amazon Gift Card - ends 10/31/14

Click here to enter for your chance to win a $250 Amazon Gift Card, before it ends on, October 31, 2014. 
Prize will be awarded on, November 5, 2014.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014


This is a great site to join if you make money online by blogging, tweeting, posting on instagram, etc.. 

Dollar Tree - Rate it & Win Contest - ends 12/8/14

To enter all you have to do is post a review on Dollar Tree before November 8, 2014.
You have to create a free user account in order to leave the review.
Multiple reviews of the same product are considered spam and will not be accepted as an entry.
One valid and complete product review, equals one sweepstakes entry.
A review may be positive, negative, or neutral, so long as it is a legit product review for the product you are reviewing.

Phase 1: Submission: October 12, 2014 — November 8, 2014Phase 2: Judging: November 9, 2014 — December 8, 2014Phase 3: Winners Announcement: December 9, 2014 — January 12, 2015For the purpose of this Promotion, each phase will begin at 12:01am Eastern Time

For all the information on the Rate it & Win Contest, head over to this link!

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Grand Summit Apartments - Rate and be rewarded - ends October 29, 2014

For those of you that live in Greensboro, NC at Grand Summit Apartments, if you didn't already know, you can enter contests on the Grand Summit facebook page and have a chance at winning Starbucks gift cards so far. Hopefully they will add more rewards as the residents get more active on facebook and enter the contests they are doing.

I was the only person to enter the first contest they did for trying to guess the new community managers favorite sports team and team player on the team. So, I got rewarded for doing so with a Starbucks gift card for $15 :)

But the reason for this post is to let you know that if you are a current resident or a past resident of Grand Summit Apartments in Greensboro, NC, that if you head over to their page on Apartment Ratings right now, till October 29, 2014. You can get a $10 Starbucks gift card for giving an honest rating of the apartments.

I was the first one to do so and really did get a $10 Starbucks gift card for doing so :) 

I also worked on convincing my boyfriend to rate them as well so he could get a gift card too and he finally did a day or two later and the next day they came to our door and gave him his $10 Starbucks gift card :) 

Friday, October 24, 2014

Stomach pain 24/7 sucks :(

First off, I just want to say this is a post where I will be venting about my chronic stomach pain and also sharing info with clickable links for those that don't know about the conditions that I'm venting about.

I'll also, be giving some background to some of the pain I have dealt with the last few years.

I have been dealing with chronic stomach pain since June 2010 and each day it seems to get worse :( I would love for it to go away and let me be pain free again, since I hardly have any good days even with the chronic pain at low levels, because it varies throughout the day. All of my major pain has been concentrated on my lower left stomach since June 2010.

Well, in August of 2011, I experienced my first ovarian cyst on my left ovary, however, I was still in extreme pain on the lower left of my stomach.

Then in May 2012, I lost my Grandma Sally Sunderland who I was extremely close to because she raised my sisters and I.I also ended up having surgery to get rid of my gallbladder because, during tests to see what was the cause of my lower left stomach pain, they found out in March of 2012 that my gallbladder was dead. Then during surgery they found out that it was sticking to other organs nearby as well. I also never had any pain from my gallbladder.

Then in May 2013, I found out after my second colonoscopy, first one was March 2012, that the cause of my lower left stomach pain was because I have colitis and gastritis. I also started dealing with bloating and gas 24/7 not long after this colonoscopy.

Then in June 2013, I got put on the med Apriso and still take it to this day.

However, at the beginning of 2014, I had started to have a pain under my left rib cage, that feels like it is constantly being pushed on from an organ under it and scrapping on it. Not to mention being bloated and tender 24/7 still

The pain under my left ribs and bloating is so bad now, that I am feeling nausea 27/7 from it and am extremely tender and can't stand to be touched on my upper stomach.

Now as of September 2014 off and on it started with random sharp pains around my belly button that come and go. As of October 2014, the belly button sharp pains are coming and going more and radiating over to my lower right stomach and making me even more nauseated.


The pain under my left ribs, bloating, belly button pain, and lower right stomach pain. I have no idea what is causing it yet.

I have been brushed off about the pain under my left ribs and bloating by doctors every time I bring it up.

The belly button pain and lower right stomach pain, hasn't been brought up yet because I'm sure it is just due to my colitis, however if it gets worse between now and October 29, 2014, when I go to my first pain clinic appointment, then I will get it checked out. If not, then I will just bring it up to the doctors at the pain clinic appointment.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Diamond Candles Giveaway

I just entered the diamond candles giveaway from the Queen Latifah Show. You can enter too by heading over to this link right now!!!

Good luck and be sure to come back and let us know if you are a winner, so that we can celebrate with you!