Our favorite girl power movies & a $100 Fandango Gift card Giveaway #FandangoFamily

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Have a teenager, looking to trade the traditional princess movie for some real "girl power". Check out our list of favorites, you wont find a damsels in distress here. 01. The Hunger Games (2012) PG-13 Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen … [Read more...]

Bon Jovi’s New Single #BecauseWeCan

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I've been a Bon Jovi fan since high school. I remember hearing Runaway, and literally running to the record store excited to hear what else was on the album (7800° Fahrenheit). The eighties were a fun time for music and Bon Jovi was a huge part of that. With their talent for story telling and great sounding rock and roll, my friends and I just couldn't get enough. Then came the nineties. When most … [Read more...]

Michigan Bloggers, Sign Up for The 2nd Annual Giveaway Hop

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Michigan Bloggers! It's that time again! Signs ups are now open for the Second Annual Made in Michigan Blog Hop, sponsored by Detroit Mom & Her Views. A Regional Specific Blog Hop. Designed to Showcase the Best Made in Michigan Companies with the rest of the Blogosphere. Hop dates are 10/24 - 11/4. This is a FREE Event to join. All prizes (you may have multiple prizes) but all must be … [Read more...]

The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine Now On DVD & Blu-Ray! #Giveaway

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The newly restored and remastered movie Yellow Submarine staring The Beatles was just released on Blu-Ray and DVD on June 5th. "Once upon a time… or maybe twice, there was an unearthly paradise called Pepperland, a place where happiness and music reigned supreme. But all that was threatened when the terrible Blue Meanies declared war and sent in their army led by a menacing Flying Glove to … [Read more...]

ACT OF VALOR Blog Post & #Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. IF YOU’RE NOT READY TO GIVE UP EVERYTHING, YOU’VE ALREADY LOST The only easy day was yesterday. In the Bandito Brothers’ ACT OF VALOR, an elite military force, portrayed by active-duty U.S. Navy SEALs, carries out an impossible mission with insane courage and incredible teamwork in one of the most gripping and emotionally charged movies of the year. A … [Read more...]

Wainy Days Seasons 1-4 on DVD Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. WAINY DAYS SEASONS 1-4 on DVD, XBOX and Playstation 2/14! Bonus Material (featuring never before seen material): Outtakes Makeout Megamix Season 4 promo WD Live script reading Garfunkel & Oates Sing 'David Wain Is Sexy' Audio commentaries DW shorts- Aisle Six Portrait Real World (Citibank) Synopsis: From … [Read more...]

SpongeBob Surf & Skate Roadtrip Giveaway “Hint” Image

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Just in time for holiday gift-giving, SpongeBob's Surf & Skate Roadtrip is now available for XBox Kinect ($49.95) & Nintendo DS ($29.95). Just a reminder that one Five Dollar Shake reader will win a free copy of SpongeBob Surf & Skate Roadtrip for the Nintendo DS !! Enter by viewing the SpongeBob Surf & Skate Roadtrip game trailer (posted on giveaway entry) and submitting the number of … [Read more...]

An Interview W/ Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban & A Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Mark Cuban is an American success story! You may recognize his name as the owner of the Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, Magnolia Pictures, or as a part-time "shark" investor on the television series Shark Tank. He is also the chairman of the HDTV cable network HDNet(one of our favorites, thank you Sunday concerts!)HDNet Movies Kid Scene is also a favorite of … [Read more...]

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Space Adventure DVD Review & Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. ONE SMALL STEP FOR MICKEY…ONE GIANT LEAP FOR THE CLUBHOUSE! Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Space Adventure Debuts As A 2-Disc (DVD + Digital Copy) Combo Pack- November 8, 2011 It’s Adventure Day and Professor Von Drake is sending Mickey and pals into the far reaches of outer space. The team blasts off in their Clubhouse Rocket in search of Treasure Stars that will … [Read more...]

Neat Containers Review & Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. I recently took on the job of organizing our basement. It's been filled with piles of books, art supplies, and holiday decorations for as long as I can remember. Getting it in shape was not an easy job. Looking at it now, it's become a place I can be proud of. I was sent a large assortment of Neat Containers to help me tackle this difficult job. Neat … [Read more...]

Water for Elephants Review, Novel/ DVD Bundle Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Water For Elephants is a dark, violent, yet beautiful love story. It's a gorgeous film to look at, and an easy one fall into. It stands out as one of my favorites of 2011, if for nothing else for it's unique style of telling the story of a passionate love triangle. Going in I wasn't convinced on the casting, but was fast sold the undeniable chemistry of these … [Read more...]

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents Barnum 200! Detroit Area Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Don't miss Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's return to the Palace of Auburn Hills! Show Dates - November 9 - 13! We are big fans of the Ringling Bros! I can still remember the first time my dad took me to their show. The excitement of hearing the tigers roar and watching the gymnast walk the tight robe with out falling are memories I will never forget. … [Read more...]

Trick or Treat – It’s A Spooky Buddies Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. I’m super excited to post this quick and Spooky giveaway just in time for Halloween! Disney's loveable Buddies are back in the spine-tingling movie caper SPOOKY BUDDIES. Embarking on a journey to save the world from Warwick the Warlock and the Halloween Hound, this trick-or-treat adventure celebrates friendship, courage, and teamwork. I hope your little ones … [Read more...]

Disney’s Phineas & Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour ever! Detroit Area Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Phineas, Ferb, and the whole Tri-State Area gang are on tour for Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! You’ll be caught up in the live adventure of live Phineas and Ferb action on stage. Agent P will be there too, along with Dr. Doofenshmirtz and his evil plans. Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! will be Live at The Palace … [Read more...]

Monte Carlo DVD & Fun Bonus Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Favorite Post-Graduation Trips Your chance to win the DVD debuting Oct. 18 below! Throughout all of high school, Grace has been looking forward to her trip to Paris, and ends up getting more than she ever dreamed. Monte Carlo proved that anything can happen in France, but what are some other favorite post-graduation spots around the world? Here we discuss the … [Read more...]

Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer DVD Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment presents the continuation of summer fun and thrill points as JUDY MOODY AND THE NOT BUMMER SUMMER, the irresistible family comedy based on the best-selling book series, arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on October 11. The first film adaptation of the beloved children’s book series, JUDY MOODY AND THE NOT BUMMER SUMMER, by … [Read more...]

Real Steel Movie Prize Pack #Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. DreamWorks “Real Steel” hits theaters this Friday, October 7th, and to celebrate, one Five Dollar Shake reader will win a “Real Steel” prize pack! A gritty, white-knuckle, action ride set in the near-future where the sport of boxing has gone high-tech, “Real Steel” stars Hugh Jackman as Charlie Kenton, a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title … [Read more...]

Win a custom blog design! Support the Boobiethon!

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How would you like to WIN your very own CUSTOM Blog Design from Green Couch Designs? Well, as a thank you for donating $25.00 or more to the 2011 Boobiethon this is your chance! The Moxie Girls™ of Moxie Design Studios™ are waiting to come up with a high-end stylish blog design that's created just for you! How to Enter: Donate $25.00 to Komen (tax deductible!) and add "Get Moxie" in … [Read more...]

“Dust-Off” Ultimate Screen Cleaning Kit, Review & Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. Seems these days I'm saying "we really need to clean that screen" a lot more often then I should. I've become a procrastinator when it comes to cleaning our electronics. I guess it's the worry I might damage the screens. Thankfully, Dust-Off offers several advanced cleaning items that are designed to safely and effectively clean LCD/Plasma screens and media screens … [Read more...]

Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Yo Ho, Mateys Away! Review & Giveaway

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This giveaway is now closed. YO HO, LET’S GO MATEYS! DISNEY JUNIOR'S #1 SERIES "JAKE AND THE NEVER LAND PIRATES" RELEASES ITS FIRST MUSIC SOUNDTRACK & DVD THIS FALL! Jake and the Never Land Pirates is cable's #1 series among Boys 2-5 and is on track to be Disney Channel's #1 preschool series ever. It is the most co-viewed series among all Disney Junior and Nickelodeon series, with … [Read more...]