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Do you like to create yummy milkshakes? You could win some great prizes this summer in the Below Zero Hero Milkshake Recipe Contest!
Below Zero Hero Milkshake Recipe Contest -Starting June 1st and ending August 28th, 2010, submit your milkshake recipes -one per week- and be automatically entered into a drawing to win a Hamilton Beach 12-Speed Blender. When all entries have been collected, judges will select the overall top 10 milkshake recipes and put them to a public vote. The grand prize winner will receive a $10,000 Visa check card, second place winner will receive a $4000 Visa check card and third place wins a $1000 Visa check card!
Don’t forget, you may enter one recipe per week and the recipe submission deadline is August 28th, 2010 -entry form and complete rules are on the Below Zero Hero website. Be sure and check out the Just For Fun page for a milkshake mixing tip sheet and coloring pages for children.
Hmmm…I wonder what a Wineberry milkshake would taste like!
Blessings and happy shaking!
From Homeschool Freebie of the Day, a free ebook:
Mother Goose Finger Plays (PDF ebook) -Vintage collection of Mother Goose rhymes, with accompanying finger activities and games, compiled by Irene Margaret Cullison. Lots of fun and a great learning activity for littlest "students".
A classic animated video from The Internet Archive:
Mother Goose: Little Miss Muffet –An animated version of the Mother Goose Story of Little Miss Muffet, using what is called "3 dimensional" animation.
Listen to a free Mother Goose audio book from Librivox:
Mother Goose in Prose –An audio reading of the book by L. Frank Baum, who collected the rhymes and created short stories around them which add context and understanding for children who are drawn to the familiar melodies.
Mother Goose coloring pages from TLSBooks.com:
Printable Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes –This collection of print and color nursery rhyme pages includes 19 classic nursery rhymes, each with a charming picture to color.
The Mother Goose website:
www.MotherGoose.com –Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes, free Games, Crafts, Stories & Videos