Hello my wonderful Mama’s! I am kind of excited today, because my husband just went to go and get me a laptop computer!! Yae!!! I can’t wait to have it in my hands! With all of this blogging and product reviewing and being “mommy” (and certainly NOT in that order!) I really needed one! I have to be mobile ya know! The computer I use now, is older and very slow, yuck! I can’t wait to get with the times, FINALLY! Tomorrow is our 11 year anniversary, so I think he is getting this for me for our anniversary! Too bad I have nothing for him, I am HORRIBLE! But, I will find something nice to do for him, he works sooo hard for our family, and we are very greatful for such a wonderful daddy and hubby!!!!
More wonderful contests this week, on my blog, I am very excited about!!! Don’t forget to check out the contests I have going on now, in my sidebar!!! Talk to you later 🙂
Just found this on CL, not sure about the company I’ve never actually heard of them. But here is the info and a link
Seeking MEN and MOMS for study on SNACKS! (Sacramento)
We want to talk to you about salty snacks! International design firm IDEO (www.ideo.com) is currently looking for…
+ MOMS with young kids for a group session on snacks. This will take place Wednesday May 6th from 12-1:30pm in Sacramento. Participants will be compensated $150 plus a yummy lunch!
+ MEN who are married and also single for a session on snacks. This will take place Wednesday May 6th from 5pm-6:30 in Sacramento. Participants will be compensated $150 plus a yummy snacks!
Types of people we seek:
+ You are a junk food junkie
+ You love salty snacks like french fries and chips
+ You shop at chain grocery stores such as Safeway for your snacks
If you would like to be considered for this study please take this 5-10 minute survey. All information collected will be kept confidential.
Where are you located:
Best Phone Number:
Do your children currently live with you?
Combined Household Income:
Do you have 3 friends that would join you for this group session?
Would you be willing to host this session at your home?
What brought you to craigslist today?
1. What is it about snacks for you? Are you a snack enthusiast? An all-day snacker or do you have specific snack times? Have a love-hate relationship with snacks? Why?
2. What is your favorite salty snack food? Why is that your favorite?
3. How often do you eat salty snacks (several times per day, daily, weekly, less than weekly)?
4. In your daily routine, how often do you eat a salty snack instead of a meal?
5. What were the last 10 snacks you ate?
6. Thinking of the last 10 occasions you ate salty snacks, how many times did you eat them during the
following times of day? (number should add up to 10)
____ Mid morning snack
____ Mid afternoon snack
____ Late afternoon snack
____ Evening snack
____ Late night snack
7. Still thinking about the last 10 occasions you ate salty snacks, how many times did you eat
them in the following places?
____ At home
____ In the car
____ At work
____ At school
____ While ‘on the go’
____ At an event
8. Where do you usually buy salty snack products? (Select all that apply)
____ Grocery store (Safeway, Vons)
____ Convenience stores, including gas stations
____ Drug stores (Walgreens)
____ Club stores (e.g. Costco, Sam’s)
____ Superstores (Target, WalMart)
____ Whole Foods, Farmer’s Markets, Organic and Boutique Grocery Stores
9. What type of shopper MOST describes you?
____ speed shopper
____ budget shopper
____ coupon cutter, only buy things on sale
____ take your time and browse shopper
____ convenience shopper (looking for simple to make food)
10. How often do you buy salty snack products (several times a week, a month, less than a few times a month)?
11. Which of the following types of salty snack products have you bought in the past three months?
(Select all that apply)
____ Regular Potato chips (any flavor)
____ Baked or Light Potato chips
____ Tortilla chips
____ Cheese doodles/twists
____ Pita chips
____ Pretzels (including pretzel sticks, pretzel rings and pretzel nuggets)
____ Veggie chips
12.Thinking about the food you ate over the last week, how often did you have the following:
____ French Fries
____ Fast Food
____ Home cooked meal
13. Which statement best describes your attitude towards food and health?
____ Food is food, I don’t pay much attention to ingredients or labels.
____ I try to pay attention when I have time, but most often I’m just too busy.
____ I usually eat healthy and pay attention to my nutrition.
____ I pay a lot of attention to what I eat and I don’t allow ‘junk’ food in my home.
14. What are your views/thoughts on low fat labels on snack food?
Thank you for taking time to fill out this survey! Feel free to forward this to friends and family that might be interested in this session.
As a member of our Obagi® Inner Circle, we’re contacting you about a free product opportunity to participate in consumer research. (link to sign up: http://www.obagi.com/article/forp…ircle.html)
We will be conducting phone interviews to gather opinions regarding eye treatments. If you are currently using, or have used, ELASTIderm Eye Treatment for fine lines and wrinkles, and also have dark circles and/or puffiness under the eye, we would appreciate your participation.
Should you be selected to participate in this research, you will be given free ELASTIderm Eye Treatment in appreciation of your contribution. Unfortunately, those Inner Circle members without direct experience with ELASTIderm Eye Treatment are not eligible for this offer.
The phone interviews will be conducted the week of May 4, 2009. At no point before, during or after the interview will you be asked to purchase anything.
If you are interested in participating and would like to find out if you qualify, please contact Paula Moniz at [email protected]. Please do not reply to this email.
If you are not familiar with ELASTIderm Eye Treatment, and would like to know more, please visit www.elastiderm.com
Advanced Focus, a national marketing research company, is seeking your opinions in a marketing research study on Food Products. This study will be taking place during the week of May 3rd.
If you are interested in participating in this project, please complete a brief survey by clicking on the link below. If your answers fall within the criteria we are looking for, we will call you to be screened for the study.
Confidentiality is strictly maintained and only statistics are used. Your response will be very important to the study. If you are not a member of our database, please visit our website (www.advancedfocus.com) to register.
Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you.
The Advanced Focus Team
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Free Bic Pens w/coupon at Staples May 3
Print $1 Bic pen coupon (you can print it twice by clicking the BACK button)
They also have a casio label maker free after rebate ($20 value)
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