Monday, April 19, 2010

Journal Buddies ~Review and Giveaway~

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A Boy's Journal for Discovering and Sharing Excellence
By: Jill Schoenburg

Journal Buddies is a Mom's Choice Awards® Silver Recipient and is a fun, interactive journal intended to help adults (parents, teachers, mentors...) build and strengthen a boy's self-esteem.
This meaningful and creative journal is appropriate for kids ages 7 - 14 and may be used peer-to-peer, child-to-parent, student-to-adult or any combination thereof.
These powerful but simple journals are truly a fresh and invigorating take on journal keeping.

My thougths:
Journal Buddies is a wonderful resource for parents. This is not an ordinary journal, this journal is simple and powerful. This is an outstanding way to build self esteem and promote confidence. This journal is unique as it is interactive and promotes creative journaling in a fun way. To add excitement, this journal is done with a buddy. The child's buddy can be a friend, parent,relative, teacher or anyone that they choose. They can even have different buddies each day if they choose to. They get to improve their self steem by focusing on the qualities,traits and talents that they like about themselves and their buddy. This is a fun way for children to express themselves and their feelings. When this journal is completed, this makes a great keepsake. What is great is that these Journal Buddies are designed just for Girls or Just for Boys.

To read excerpts from these books visit journalbuddies.com
These can be purchased on Amazon

Better Yet: One lucky reader can win an autographed Copy of Journal Buddies for Boys by Jill Schoenburg.

MANDATORY/REQUIRED ENTRY:
You need to Follow me and leave a Comment telling me your favorite trait/talent the boy in your life has.
EXTRA ENTRIES:
To receive these extra opportunities for entries, you must fulfill the first REQUIRED entry. But in addition you can:

■Subscribe via e-mail (1 extra entry)
■Add @Shawnmh to your Twitter -Leave me your twitter ID (1 extra entry)
■Add @Selfesteem to your Twitter -Leave me your twitter ID (1 extra entry)
■ Tweet this giveaway on Twitter. Be sure to include a link to this contest page (Leave me the link)(1 extra entry/this may be done daily)
■Add my button to your site AND/OR add me to your blog roll.(1 entry for each)
■Blog about this contest: Add a link to this post (5 extra entries
■Become a Fan of Journal Buddies on facebook(2 extra entries)

This giveaway is open to US residents only. Please leave a seperate comment for each entry.(Please make sure if you are anonymous you leave your email address with your comments.)
This giveaway will end on May 3rd at 11:59 pm Est. The winner will be notified and have 48 hours to respond to my email or another winner will be choosen.

*Disclosure: I received a complimentary book for review purposes. This is my honest thoughts and opinion.*

14 comments:

Darcie K. said...

I subscribe via email!!!
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Darcie K. said...

I follow and I love my nephew's kindness.
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Darcie K. said...

I follow @Shawnmh via Twitter
DivaliciousDK
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Darcie K. said...

Fan of Journal Buddies on facebook #2
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Darcie K. said...

Fan of Journal Buddies on facebook #1
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Darcie K. said...

I follow @Selfesteem via Twitter
DivaliciousDK
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Natalie W said...

I'm a twitter follower!
@nataliew2
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Natalie W said...

I'd love to enter! My favorite trait , his soft heart. He's very loving!
Thank you
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Natalie W said...

Following @Selfesteem too
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Benita said...

I'm an email subscriber.

bgcchs(at)yahoo(dot)com

Benita said...

I follow you via GFC and the talent my little guy has is a remarkable memory. He never forgets what he reads or hears.

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Minnesota Mami said...

I follow! And one of my favorite traits about my son is his awesome compassionate heart for those who are in need.

holly(at)bloggymama(dot)com

Minnesota Mami said...

I follow @shawnmh on Twitter (I'm @bloggymama)

holly(at)bloggymama(dot)com

Minnesota Mami said...

I now follow @selfesteem on Twitter (I'm @bloggymama)

holly(at)bloggymama(dot)com