Archives for October 23, 2014

Get Those Moves like Jagger: New E-Book Delivers Dance Floor ‘Basics’ for Men



The dance floor can be intimidating, even for the most confident people. But for men who can’t dance, it’s absolutely daunting and quite embarrassing!  Whether it be at a wedding or at a Saturday night party, it’s important for men to hop off the wall and ‘mingle with moves’ without the embarrassment.


After experiencing the awkward stares and a few comments from women about his dancing, Nick Taylor, a young and single socialite, partnered with a New York-based choreographer, Ben Watson, to come up with a solution to end dance floor embarrassment for men of all ages – Dance Floor Arsenal.


An e-book created for men by men, Dance Floor Arsenal is a complete education system designed to teach men dance floor basics in two weeks or less.  The tutorial package comes with a full-length guidebook and over 20 video lessons led by professional men’s dance instructor, Ben Watson, all for the price of one professional dance lesson ($29.99).

I received a free code to check out this program and  I did find it a fun an easy way to learn to dance. I think that most would find it quite easy to follow.

To find out more, and to purchase, check out the website.

Self Disclosure: I received a free code to check this out before posting. Any opinions I have stated are my own.

Good Earth Teas for the holidays!


The holidays are approaching! First we have the Fall holidays and then Christmas will be here before we know it! We are starting to have some Fall weather and cooler nights. One of my favorite things to do during the Fall and Winter is drink Chai Teas. Good Earth really is one of my favorites so I was quite excited to receive the following Chai Tea samples: Starry Chai, Sweet Chai of mine and Wild Chaild. It was difficult to try to figure out which one was my favorite but I was ale to decide! Starry Chai is a delicious blend with a hint of cherry and Sweet Chai of mine has a hint of maple. So good! But, I have to say my favorite is Wild Chaild! This one has the delicious chai spices and a yummy smooth caramel flavor! It really is my new favorite tea for the holidays!

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To find out more, and see all the flavors, check out Good Earth’s website.

Self Disclosure: I received free samples to facilitate this holiday feature. Any opinions expressed are my own. Photo Credit: Good Earth (except for the Tea cup/Tea photo). 

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Launches Reality Shock! Getaway Contest

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Take Ripley’s weekly Reality Shock! quiz for a chance to win a trip to Orlando that includes an exclusive private tour of the Ripley’s Collection!

Readers of the new Ripley’s Believe It or Not! book Reality Shock! know the strange stories, fun facts and bizarre bits are good for hours of entertainment. But now knowing some of those stories could win people some awesome prizes as well.


Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has launched the Reality Shock!Getaway contest, featuring weekly prizes and an unbelievable grand prize.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Fill out the entry form on the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Facebook page
  2. Take the weekly book quiz and pick the “Believe It” story that comes from the pages of Reality Shock!
Players earn points for taking each weekly quiz and are eligible to win weekly prizes, including Ripley’s books, toys and tickets. Players who earn enough points to reach the “Unbelievable” level will be entered into the grand prize drawing.

The Reality Shock! Getaway grand prize winner will receive a trip for two to Orlando that includes:
  • Two round trip airline tickets
  • 3 day, 2 night hotel stay
  • Transportation
  • $500 spending money
  • Prize pack of Ripley’s merchandise
  • A private tour of the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Collection

The tour of the Ripley’s Collection is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see where the company stores its vast collection of oddities. Edward Meyer, Ripley’s VP of Exhibits and Archives, will give the winner a personal tour and share some of the amazing facts and stories behind the thousands of items in the collection, each carefully catalogued and researched.


Reality Shock! delivers strange stories, bizarre bits and twisted tales like only Ripley’s Believe It or Not! can. The content ranges from cute to creepy; what’s “great!” to one reader is just plain “gross!” to another – that’s part of the fun of Reality Shock!

We received a copy of Reality Shock! and my 11-year-old son loves it! He actually really likes to read this book without me asking him to read.  He’s already a fan of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! so he was quite excited about receiving this book. I think it will be a hit this holiday season with many Tweens and Teens. It has really cool sections such as Animals, Sports, Body, Feats, Art and Food.  Such strange and bizarre stories that many kids will find fun to read.

Reality Shock! makes the perfect holiday gift and is available through all major booksellers.For complete Reality Shock! Getaway contest rules, visit

Self Disclosure: I received a free copy of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Reality Shock! to facilitate this feature. No other compensation was received and any opinions are my own.