Win a $100.00 Visa Gift Card from Scott Common Sense Community! *Giveaway* (11/7)


easy organizingWho doesn’t like or need advice on anything in your daily life from working on your credit, all the way to last minute Halloween Costume ideas? A couple of months ago, I found a site that has so many helpful tips for my family. I am a HUGE organizing nut. Ask anyone that knows me. Everything has its place and everything has a label. What I love about the Scott Common Sense Community is that there are so may tips, including organizing tips. Do you have fall clutter? Scott Common Sense can help you declutter!

While Scott Common Sense Community is your online destination for tips and advice on life’s everyday challenges, I wanted to share with you that this month, Scott Common Sense Community is all about Change for the Better with tips on building healthy habits, healthy credit, conquering holiday clutter, and 10-minute Halloween costumes. One tip that I really found helpful was how to store holiday wreaths. Mine always end up smooshed!

What changes will YOU make for the better this month?

Up for grabs is a $100.00 Visa Gift Card! How do you enter? See below!

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How to enter

  • Let us know in the comments section below what changes you will make for the better this month. We all could use some guidance, so let’s all help each other out with some helpful tips!
  • Be sure to visit and share your tips on Scott Common Sense Community!

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  • ONE (1) winner will receive a $100 Visa Gift Card from Scott
  • Winner will be chosen at Random and backed up by post content.
  • Winner will be contacted via Email. If no response in 48 hours, another winner will be drawn
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  • Winner must not have won a similar prize on another blogsite. (Give others a chance too)
  • Contest ends on November 7, 2009 at 11:59 pm Central Time


  1. I’m going to clean start taking my vitamins and herbs again. I quit taking them for a long time and I can tell the difference. TY for the contest!

  2. This month I’m getting back on the treadmill! Started last week.

  3. Debbie Piper says:

    This month I am actually going to get my Christmas lists together and begin shopping! I never seem to get it done early, but I am determined this year.

  4. Im not going to sweat the small stuff!

  5. Shelly Cronin says:

    I am making a minimum of three meals on Sundays for the upcoming week. Just got done making spaghetti for tomorrow! 🙂

  6. I will update my wardrobe.

  7. I’m actually going to plan meals for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, have leftovers on Thursdays, then have family night out on Fridays. Yay!

  8. I’m going to exercise more

  9. I will go for more walks. Go swimming 3x a week. Drink more water. Thanks for the contest.

  10. Charlene Kuser says:
  11. i will get my shopping done early XD

  12. Charlene Kuser says:

    I am making a change to start saving money every month and start
    paying off credit cards and get rid of most of them.I also
    want to get my house more organized and get rid of alot of junk
    taking up space.This would simplify my life

  13. I am going to exercise more.

  14. I am definitely trying to keep my house cleaner. I said I am trying…

  15. Michelle H. says:

    I am really watching my health and what I eat.

  16. More home cooked meals 🙂

  17. We’re making an effort to trim our finances…so eating out less, buying generics, anything we can do to trim the fat so to speak!

  18. I’m challenging myself with a new workout routine.

  19. One thing that I will do to better myself is get back to my jogging routine. I jogged 3 times a week up until this Fall when I got really busy. I am getting back to this healthy routine

  20. I’m going to spend some time “decluttering” my stacks of paper. My home would feel so much more welcoming without all the paper littering my tables.

  21. I’m going to start walking to get some exercise. I’ve gained about 5 pounds this summer.

  22. Sandra K321 says:

    I’m going to take the dog for more walks.

  23. This month we’re trying to get our home more organized

  24. Jennifer Jozwiak says:

    i’m going to get a part-time job to make a little extra money.

  25. I’m going to start using the reusable tote bags I bought for grocery shopping. I can never remember to carry them in with me. But I’m going to make more of an effort.

  26. I will clean out my closets, I put everything in the living room to force myself to get this done. I really am trying to work on getting everthing organized.

  27. I am working on fixing our credit. We have neglected some old debt because of financial hardship. Not the best time considering one of the kids birthdays and christmas is coming. But I am trying to get out of default with student loans so I can complete my education. So far I have been successful with getting out of default and into consolidation. Thanks for the great giveawy every little bit can help around this time..

  28. The change I want to make for the better is to become better organized. I’ve been so busy I’ve let a lot of stuff pile up and now we have quite a mess. I’m going to organized the chaos that my home has become!

  29. I’ve become too reliant on ice cream as a main course. It isn’t helping my waistline, budget, or energy level. Now I’m focused on eating healthier.

  30. I am exercising more, and doing it with my son.

  31. Patti Sherman says:

    I am going to stop smoking

  32. I will be eating healthier and start exercising.

    braaisjo at gmail dot com

  33. I’m promising myself to leave work by 5:30 every night to be home more with my 8 week old son, regardless of how everyone else treats me because I’m not putting in 2 + hours of overtime every night like they do!

  34. sit down and read with my kids while eating some healthy snacks.

  35. The changes that I am making is reducing my trips to the mall. I spend too much money on “sales” I have stopped looking at the coupon bait.

  36. Jennifer Elliott says:

    Thanks for the chance, I’m going to say walking daily!

  37. Annemarie says:

    I will be eating healthier!!

  38. Money is tight with my husband depolyed overseas and I stay at home with the kids any little thing helps!

  39. We put double rods in closets to give us extra space and make it neater.

  40. This month I will organize our closets and donate what we don’t use or need. Thanks!

  41. Susan Smith says:

    I would like to eat healthier, which to me means not eating fast food.

  42. I will definitely work harder in school- to pump it out this month and next month. I plan on doing well! I will also exercise and eat well 🙂
    It’s all about self-control. You got that, and some motivation, and that’s half of the battle!

  43. Feed my kids better… Trying to layoff the pizza and mac n cheese.

  44. Theresa Clift says:

    I will better myself by restarting an exercise program. I quit smoking 3 years ago and gained weight. I NEED to do this for me and my family.

  45. addrienne says:

    i will keep the lights out till it gets dark, i updated myelectric to 200 amps and it shot up 44$ holy moly!!

  46. I will get my shopping done early!

  47. allyson ayala says:

    i organized my halloween decoration…they were everywhere being stored for the following year….now i know where everything is nd can decorate in an instant

  48. Bev Casteel says:
  49. I’m going to sort though my clothes and give some to goodwill!

  50. Heather G says:

    Thanks for the chance to win! Great prize!

  51. Bev Casteel says:

    I will try to eat more fruits and veggies

  52. lilshuga2001 says:
  53. lilshuga2001 says:

    I am not buying any more plastic water bottles!!!!


  54. I’m cutting out all caffeine.

  55. This month we’ll do our annual “Fall Cleaning”. We go through 1 room at a time (including the garage…), sort through any clutter, determine what items are still needed, what can be donated to charity, then clean, clean, clean.

  56. Charity S. says:
  57. Charity S. says:

    I’m adding more fiber to my diet. I really need to help my digestive system out. Thanks

  58. To work on attitude. Being more positive.

  59. We are going to work harder at eating at home — I am trying to learn some new things to cook that will make it easier for us to eat at home and not spend so much money eating out!

  60. This month I am organizing all of my photos. Im printing digital images that have been sitting there waiting to be printed and organizing my photo boxes by year.

  61. This is the time of year we go through our closets, dressers, etc. and donate any clothing that we no longer wear. 🙂

  62. christina singer says:

    The biggest change I plan to make is not using any credit cards for holiday shopping. if I don’t have the cash, I just wont buy it. folks know it’s been a tough year, no one is expecting extravagant gifts. thanks for the giveaway, I sure could use it!

  63. Along with my family’s ongoing recycling efforts, this month – we’ll try to increase the time we spend together as a family, eat more healthier and exercise more often!

    Thanks for the great giveaway offering!

    Please, include my family and I into your drawing!

    Happy Holidays to All!

  64. steven lewis says:

    I have a friend whom is going through health problems and fighting depression,,,I would love to go do anything I can to assist her and provide support!!

  65. I will start eating more salads and fruits as I notice that every winter I gain weight so this year I am going to try to do the opposite!!

  66. i really am going to get more organized.

  67. drink water .

  68. i am trying to get rid of stuff so it looks organized

  69. I have to start recycling my soda cans. Thank you

  70. I’m going to change my eating habits for the better!!!

  71. I’m taking a brisk walk every day.

  72. Pamela Wesley says:

    I will spend time each day organizing my home as if i was moving. Getting rid of excess and donating to a charity organization.

  73. Grad School Mommy says:
  74. Melanie C says:

    I would really love to win this!! Thanks for the great giveaway!!!

  75. This month I am going to try to organize all my clutter both at home and in my classroom.

  76. To pray for each of my 5 children each day, for their safety, healthy relationships, meaningful purpose/work in life, wise decision making, and future spouses.

  77. Jeanette H. says:

    I will recycle more and buy things like bottled water MUCH less.
    I will try to spend less time on the computer and more time cleaning my house (hey, I said try).

    Thank you for the great giveaway!!

  78. Paula Harmon says:

    We have so many toys in our home, alot like new and some still in packages. I’m clearing out as many toys as I can and giving them to someone who I think can use them. Any unopened ones I will give to Toys for Tots. Then I am making way for new Christmas toys, and helping others.

  79. I’ll exercise every day.

  80. I will eat less take out food.
    txterri at/aol dot/com

  81. I am drinking more water and less cola. Thanks for the great giveaway!