letter writing competition to grow understanding

Here is a competition that could help international relations to some small extent. So if you or someone you know is a keen letter writer, check out this competition today.

Letter Writing Competition
Encourage students to write for a purpose and simultaneously learn about life in another country by entering a letter writing competition launched by
International Penfriends.

Entries close on 31 October 2008.

Win a skincare pack!

Beauty from Nature prizeBeauty from Nature provide the highest quality natural products to help women of all ages feel beautiful. They even provide everything in sample sizes so you can try out colours without buying huge packs.

You could win their normal-dry skincare pack, including camelia facial cleanser with Lavender & Tea tree oil, Chamomile and Rose toner, Hydrating facial lotion with Lavender, Palmarosa and Rosewood, Lavender Facial scrub, Hemp cuticle treatment oil and a Body lotion bar. Retail value $57.80.

Full terms and conditions are available here. Competitions close on 9th June 2008.

Win a travel game – and some quiet in the car!

Any parent knows that car trips (as well as plane, bus, train and boat trips!) can be very long when there is a bored child or two with you. With an ickle kids travel game, the kids will have something to do  – giving you a break from “are we there yet?”

Simply visit the ickle kids site answer a simple question on the entry form on their site before 15th April and you could be the winner! Good luck!

Win! One of two magazine subscriptions

Business Mums Magazine - Issue 9The Business Mums Magazine is Australia’s only magazine aimed especially at mums running their own businesses. It is written by business mums, for business mums.

We are offering two lucky people the chance to win a 12 month subscription of this bi-monthly magazine valued at $25 each.

All you need to do to enter is visit the Business Mums Magazine page and tell us what was the theme of Issue 8?

remember, you must be subscribed to our newsletter to enter. Adding your answer as a comment in our blog will not count as an entry (and won’t be published to keep it fair for everyone!)

Full terms and conditions are available here. Competitions close on 9 March 2008.

Win a bottle of Joliv’s hand cream

Joliv’s nourishing hand cream is an exquisite blend of natural oils and essentials oils that create a wonderful easily applied cream that sinks into the skin leaving your hands feeling soft and nourished.

You can read a full description of the soothing and healing ingredients on the Joliv site.

We are offering a bottle of this luxurious hand cream, valued at $29.95.

and enter the competition – remember, you must be subscribed to our newsletter to enter. Adding your answer as a comment in our blog will not count as an entry (and won’t be published to keep it fair for everyone!)

Full terms and conditions are available here. Competition closes on 9 March 2008.

Bathrobe treasue hunt

Save Time Online is participating in the Business Mums Network Bathrobe Treasure Hunt (try saying that 3 times quickly!)

So what is it? In short, you need to visit a number of websites to find out answers to questions in the hunt. You send those answers in to the organisers (the Business Mums Network) and are in the running for a number of prizes.

You get to see some new sites and potentially win some great prizes, and entry is free, so it’s worth thinking about! And if you run your own business, you’ll be happy to see a feature listing from us is one of the prizes – just choose your favourite seasonal section from our site (Valentines Day, Easter, May Madness, Mothers Day, Christmas in July, Breast Feeding Week, Fathers Day, Spring, Christmas)

The full list of prizes and involved sites is:

  1. Business Mums Network GOLD membership valued at $245
  2. Blogging for Beginners CD & Notes set from Business Mums Guides valued at $33
  3. Three hours VA admin support only (excluding website design) from Tilda Virtual Services valued at $132
  4. Nuvo Swirl Raglan Top from Nuvo Maternity valued at $54
  5. Silk slippers for Mum from Nature’s Cradle valued at $49.95
  6. Two hours interior design consulting from Green Room Interiors, including summary and samples (if required) valued at $300
  7. Bach consultation and Rescue Remedy spray from Emotional Equilibrium valued at $50
  8. One pair of Vintage Chenille Pants from Oli B Designs valued at $24.95
  9. One Hairclip, Flower elastics (set of two) and one Girls Headband from Kidz Funky Designs valued at $28.95
  10. One nappy wallet from Belly Bumps to Baby Hugs valued at $13.50
  11. Vanchi twin  bib set plus a  matching wrap and hat set from La Toriana valued at $45
  12. Sterling silver and Shiva Eye ring –This ring is 925 Sterling Silver and is nickel free. (Size chart: USA size 7 or British Size O) from Marakye valued at $23.85
  13. An Ickle Kids Brain Teaser Activity Pack from Ickle Kids valued at $44.95
  14. Book and accompanying CD – Ready, Set, Go For It! The complete women’s guide to operating a small business in Australiaby Donna-Marie Coggins from Your Small Biz Expert valued at $33
  15. A $50 gift voucher from Baubles, Bubbles and Bags.
  16. A pack of personalised family stationary valued at $50 from My Beechworth Secretary.
  17. One feature listing on Save Time Online valued at $100.
  18. Complete handbag spritz – the set of 4 Real Mums Spritzes and Sprays, including Instant House Clean, Monster Spray, Snap Out of It Spritz and Escape Spritz valued at $29.95 from Real Mums.
  19. Amboni Organics Rosehip Oil valued at $29.95, hypo -allergenic and fragrance free valued at $29.95 from Natural Form.
  20. A necklace of your choice valued at $20 from Sparkling Dragon Designs.
  21. JBW Harvest Song kitted with threads, fabric and charm, valued at $25.00 from The Needlework Boutique
  22. A MYOB version 17 fully installed and the first month data processed together with a health check on your bookkeeping system from Jim’s Bookkeeping.
  23. One year’s free subscription to Mail Magic or the Site Builder valued at $120 from MultimediART.

 PS It is called the Bathrobe hunt as it is part of the celebrations of ‘doing business in your bathrobe month’ – a time to recognise all those people running a business from home.

Win a Needlework Boutique chart

Friends so true needlework chartValentines Day is coming fast.  Why not give a gift that is a little more personal and cross stitch your own? 

We are offering one lucky person the opportunity to win a copy of Whimsy & Wit’s chart “Friends so true”, valued at $9.25. 

All you need to do to enter is visit Needlework Boutique and locate the chart title “Itty Bitty Forever and Ever”. Name the charts listed immediately above and below it.

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Full terms and conditions are available here. Competition closes on 9th February 2008.