YLS 5-Year Anniversary Prize Package from J&D’s Foods (Contest Closed)

There's nothing like entertainment and fine dining. Add bacon and you've got a triumvirate of terrificness. For this reason, I love J&D's Foods and have been crushing on their brand for years now. From their original J&D's Bacon Salt, to … [Read more...]

YLS 5-Year Anniversary Prize Package from Homestyles Chili (Contest Closed)

I am a major chili fan, so just when I thought I was going to have to go bean-free forever (sometimes you just want to wave hello to a bean), I was saved by Homestyles Chili. I love their products and even had the opportunity to review both their … [Read more...]

YLS 5-Year Anniversary Prize Package from LC Foods Corp (Contest Closed)

I have had the distinct privilege of working with Glen from LC Foods Corporation for a few years now. … [Read more...]

YLS Five Year Anniversary European Fan Share (Contest Closed)

Hello Europe! Thank you so much for your support of Your Lighter Side over the last 5 years. Since so many of my readers come from your continent, I want to make sure to thank you properly. … [Read more...]

YLS Five Year Anniversary Australia Fan Share (Contest Closed)

Hello Down Under! I want to so thank you guys for your support of Your Lighter Side over the Years. I have made so many amazing friends from your country and I want to show my appreciation. … [Read more...]

YLS Five Anniversary US Fan Share (Contest Closed)

Hello USA! … [Read more...]

YLS Five Year Anniversary England Fan Share (Contest Closed)

Note: If you are from Great Britain, you can enter in the "Europe" giveaway if you prefer. I am not in any way intimating that Scotland and Ireland write, "England Rules!" Trust me. That's like asking Milwaukee, WI, to bow down to Chicago, IL (or … [Read more...]

YLS Five Year Anniversary Canadian Fan Share (Contest Closed)

It's my party and I'm sharing, sharing, sharing! … [Read more...]

Dole Fan Share Winners

It was so nice getting mail yesterday from you guys! The randomly drawn winners of the free Dole products I reviewed here are: Nancy and Anne. Nancy likes long walks along the supermarket frozen aisles and wants to give the world a puppy. … [Read more...]

Williams-Sonoma Drawing Winner

The random.org generator picked out a winner in: Dani from Indiana! Congratulations and enjoy your gift card! I appreciate your subscriptions and support to the site, whether it's in the reader or via email!   Thank you! Working … [Read more...]

LC Food Corp Fan Share (Now closed)

I hope this Monday finds you in good health and ready for a fun-filled week! But first, there's a giveaway to take care of, before you head for serenity (or work, if you're me). Glen from HoldtheCarbs.com is offering four lucky readers a chance to … [Read more...]

Macy's Winner! (Fan Share Closed)

Whoopsie! I didn't report back as quickly as I meant to... I will spare you the requisite sob stories.That said, I was a good girl: I drew a name the date of the contest ending, contacted the winner and then immediately deleted everyone's emails … [Read more...]

Macy’s Giveaway and a Your Lighter Side Milestone (Fan Share Closed)

Thank you, Macy's! Source Things are shaking around Your Lighter Side Headquarters as we near the holidays, and I couldn't think of anyone more amazing to celebrate with than you and the Magic of Macy's! Macy's asks: What's cooking for the … [Read more...]

Fan Share: Avery Sticky Notes Winners

One of the many ways to use see-through Sticky NotesI made my husband work in the shower by drawing two random names, and here you are:Congratulations to Kris and Yvonne!Your Avery Sticky Notes will be out shortly. Yay!Thanks so much everyone for … [Read more...]

Product Review: Avery See-Through Sticky Notes, and a chance to win

Avery See-Through Sticky Notes are the snazzles because these little Day-glo dainties are the kind you can see through, which makes all sorts of tasks suddenly so much more fun! Because they work well with ink pens, pencils and permanent markers, … [Read more...]