Cheerios: “Do What You Love” Contest & a $25 American Express Gift Card Giveaway!!

by Sherri on July 19, 2010 · 137 comments · Giveaways


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THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED!!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNER —RUSS (#31 ON RANDOM.ORG)!!!!

Cheerios Giveaway and contest

As part of a heart healthy diet, eating Cheerios cereal, which is made with 100 percent whole grain oats, is an easy way to help maintain a healthy heart. And now Cheerios is giving you the chance of a lifetime with a fun contest going on until July 23rd!!

It’s called the “Do What You Love” Contest and they have partnered with country music superstar Martina McBride and baseball superstar Cal Ripken, Jr. for the Contest.   McBride and Ripken will recognize two lucky people with prizes!!

All you have to do is submit a  your 150-250 word original story and photo by July 23rd, telling them what you love to do!! That’s it!!!

Visit Do What You Love to enter the contest.

One music lover (and a guest) will tour the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum with McBride, hang out with her in her recording studio – the world famous Blackbird Studio in Nashville, Tenn. – and even get VIP tickets to one of her upcoming concerts.

Another lucky baseball enthusiast (and a guest) will have the chance to hang out and play catch with Ripken and to tour the Ripken Youth Baseball Academy in Aberdeen, Md., with the “Iron Man” of baseball himself. In addition, the winner will throw out the first pitch at the Cal Ripken World Series and sit in Ripken’s reserved seats at a Baltimore baseball game.

AND I also have a giveaway for you to enter for a chance to win a box of Cheerios cereal and a $25 American Express gift card to spend on ANYTHING you love. WOOHOO!!

*******Giveaway ends July 23rd at 12 noon*******

I will random.org the comments to pick a winner on July 23rd. You do not have to have a blog to enter! Please leave an email address so I may contact the winner .

Mandatory Entry:

Leave a comment and share “what you love”

Extra Entries:

~Follow my blog via Google Friend.
~Subscribe to my blog via email.
~“Like” Luv a Bargain on Facebook
~Follow me on Twitter and tweet about this giveaway. (You can enter once per day. Be sure to leave me the link to your tweet). RT @luvbargains  Enter the Cheerios “Do What you Love” Giveaway
~Place my button on your blog.
~For 2 Extra Entries, Blog about this giveaway and link back to this post.

Disclaimer: :I received a prize pack, all information provided here and the additional prize pack to giveaway  from Cheerios through My Blog Spark. I did not receive any other compensation for my post.  All opinions are 100% my own.

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Gina Maddox July 19, 2010 at 10:20 am

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RT @luvbargains Enter the Cheerios “Do What you Love” Giveaway

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