WOW!!! Summer Prize Pack Giveaway from CSN Stores

WOW!!! Here’s a SUPER FUN Summer Prize Pack Giveaway from our very generous sponsor, CSN Stores!

CSN Stores is made up of more than 200 online stores, and offers an incredible array of products ranging from everything you need for your dining room to fantastic toys. They offer quick shipping and friendly customer service.

One VERY lucky Frugal Family Fun Blog reader will win a SUPER FUN Summer Prize Pack consisting of the following items (giveaway open to all US and Canadian residents only):

The kiddos will never be bored in one of theseΒ Super Duper Kid Play Tent by Pacific Tents!!

If they ever decide to come out of the tent, they might want to cool off with one of theseΒ Penguin Splash Slip ‘N Slide Junior……
…. or maybe the entire family would like some frozen treats made with these Volcano Fillable Ice Pop Molds?
Of course, we do what we can to promote pretend play here at Frugal Family Fun Blog, so I thought it would be nice to include this Pretend Ice Cream Play Set by Melissa and Doug….
….. and we also encourage lots of craft time! So how about a Pack of 100 Sheets of Bleeding Art Tissue Paper by Pacon Creative Products?
Finally, what Summer Prize Pack would be complete without a box of 52 Pieces of Jumbo Stick Sidewalk Chalk by Creativity Street?

Isn’t it FANTASTIC?? The entire prize package has a retail value of just over $98.00!!! Woo Hoo!!!

To enter for your chance to win this amazing Summer Fun Prize Pack, leave a comment on this post telling us about one thing that makes you happy! Be sure to leave your email address in the comments field! You may enter as many times as you like.

For extra entries, you can also follow FFFB on Twitter, orΒ subscribe to our feed. Blog/Facebook/Tweet about this fabulous giveaway. (Just leave a comment for each.)

Giveaway ends Wednesday, July 21st @ 6:30pm EST and winner will be chosen by

Good luck, and a BIG thank you to CSN Stores for this FUN giveaway opportunity!!

This giveaway is now closed, and the winner is….. Dara from Readily A Parent! Congratulations, and thank you to everyone who entered! Another FUN giveaway starts soon, so be sure to check back!


  1. What makes me happy? Seeing my little boy smile!

  2. Ice cream with my son! SarahS410 at gmail dot com

  3. Anonymous says

    It makes me happy to read your blog!

    It also makes me happy to reconnect with long-time friends and watch our kids become friends, too.

    kat is queenie @ yahoo. com

  4. Taking a tour with my daughter through her garden!

  5. ~*~ Stephanie ~*~ says

    WOW! This is a fabulous giveaway!

    One thing that makes me happy? Having conversations with my son who is a seriously late talker. He is finally catching up and I am getting to hear some wildly imaginative stories and thoughts… it's the thing that has made more more happy than anything lately πŸ™‚

  6. Raising Maddie and Bob says

    I subscribe.

  7. Raising Maddie and Bob says

    My kids would love this entire package. We'd have a blast in the back yard. I love spending time with the my kids and the more frugal the fun the better.

  8. Christine says

    The smell of fresh mowed grass makes me happy- especially when I get to do it- excercise for me and something that stays done even if the kids jump, roll and play on it :)! I love your blog- I subscribe to your emails and have enjoyed many projects with my kids. Thank you!!

  9. Livin' the Yeh Life! says

    I am happy when I realize there is nothing on the calendar, and I get to spend the entire day with my family!

  10. Stephanie says

    What makes me happy? Anything that makes my kids happy! I love their giggles!

  11. Stephanie says

    I am now a blog follower! πŸ™‚

  12. MamaFeelgood says

    Happiness is watching my husband draw on the driveway with my son using sidewalk chalk

  13. MamaFeelgood says

    Long time subscriber

  14. Elizabeth says

    My dog makes me happy.

  15. Elizabeth says

    I follow on twitter. @ejriche

  16. Coffee and thrift store shopping!

  17. One thing that makes me happy is when my son and I have a "No, I love you more!" contest with each other πŸ™‚

    Thanks for all your creative ideas!

  18. Anonymous says


    Thanks for the great chance. I am very happy when I see the plants in my garden is growing. Thanks!

  19. Anonymous says

    Watching a beautiful prairie sunset made me happy today. Thanks for the giveaway.
    jmclean at mts dot net

  20. Awesome giveaway! One thing that makes me happy is my sweet children. They are more precious to me than anything in the world!

  21. I follow/subscribe to your blog. β™₯
    lovelykillerbee at gmail dot com

  22. I follow on twitter. β™₯
    lovelykillerbee at gmail dot com

  23. Strawberries with Nutella made me happy this week!

    ajsoohoo (at) att (dot) net

  24. Heather Hopkins says

    Wow – nice giveaway. What makes me happy? Watching my 2 (almost 3) year old chew ice. On hot days we go out to a cafe for a drink. I get a lemon juice and a glass of ice for her. She loves it and it is so cute to watch her try to crunch the ice.

  25. My son (most of the time). He is growing into a wonderful young man.

  26. I subscribe via Google Reader.

  27. when I'm blue, just looking at a photo of my baby girl (or either of my big two) makes me smile and gives me the warm fuzzies inside. Funny how that happens. Can I enter, even if I'm in Australia??

  28. great giveaway! Why of course my kiddo makes me HAPPY!!!

  29. The thing that makes me happiest is when my 4 year old is being nice to his little sister!

  30. Watching my two young girls (4 and 6) perform their own singing and dancing shows in our home….. that makes me happy.

  31. Lorianne says

    Seeing my daughters and my husband smiling and happy makes me happy.

  32. MommyAnna says

    Wow! My children discovering new things makes me happy. To be able to see it threw their eyes is amazing. Thanks for the wonderful opportunity!

  33. one thing that makes me happy…slobbery baby kisses!

  34. Great giveaway! One thing that makes me happy: changing of the seasons.

  35. listening to my kiddos giggle makes me happy!

  36. Raising a Happy Child says

    Whoa, what a wonderful giveaway! Coming home from work and seeing my daughter's face light up always makes me happy. And also – when she gives me our secret kiss on the tip of my nose.

  37. Sunshine and kiddy pools.

  38. What makes me happy- is waking up in the morning and having the sun shining in the window! It usually means it is going to be a good weather day!


  39. Hippie Mama Kelly says

    One thing that makes me happy….doing fun things with my 4 and 3 year old. This blog has been a fantastic inspiration!

  40. Always Susan says

    I would say that the one thing that makes me happy is my 5 children and everything we get to do together from arts and crafts, to practices, time at home, and supporting each other.

  41. Always Susan says

    What makes me happy is my 5 children and the time we get to spend together from family time at home to arts and crafts to supporting each other at one's practice and so on. It makes me happy when I see that we are spending time as a family when they could be off doing something by themselves!

  42. Donna Porter says

    One thing that makes me happy? Hmm..only ONE thing??? Sitting around the dinner table with the kids and husband! That is the BEST part of the day and makes me very happy! We all talk about our day, play guessing games, and just enjoy each other's company without the hustle and bustle!!

  43. Angela (Library Girl Reads) says

    What an awesome giveaway!

    One thing that never fails to bring a smile to myself is my daughter's laugh πŸ™‚ Her giggle is truly contagious and can get most grumpy people to crack at least a small smile.

  44. Happiness.. oh, my girls πŸ™‚ And their happy faces. Lately my little one has started saying "Tay Tyoo" (thank you) in a high voice- it's so funny and I love it πŸ™‚

    odebt at yahoo dot com

  45. I subscribe to your blog & it's one of my definite favourites!! Thanks so much for keeping it going!

  46. vanessa @ silly eagle books says

    My daughter's laughter makes me happy!

  47. vanessa @ silly eagle books says

    I follow you via google reader!

  48. Jill Moore says

    My family make me happy! And well, chocolate! πŸ™‚

  49. JamericanSpice says

    Music has the effect of making my giddy happy!

  50. One thing that makes me happy is watching my three month old nephew discover the world. It's such a precious time. The photos on your blog always make me smile too :)river26[at]gmail[dot]com

  51. Anonymous says

    I love being outdoors. Preferably in the woods.
    becky (dot) guenther (at) yahoo (dot) com

  52. Being home with my son during the summertime (I'm an elementary school teacher) makes me happy!

    kristencwiseman at yahoo dot com

  53. I subscribe via email.

    kristencwiseman at yahoo dot com

  54. Snuggling with my kids makes me happy! And, I just found your blog – I am looking forward to becoming a regular reader!

  55. Being outside and spending quality time with my kids!

  56. Tara aka "Mama Koala" says

    Watching my son dig in the dirt, and come in caked in it!

    tara at totally turtles dot com

  57. dsouth20 says

    I follow on twitter!

  58. Wow, what a prize pack! Listening to my girls talk together makes me happy….and cooler temps! LOL

  59. Thanks for the chance to win such an awesome prize! What makes me happy is listening to my children laugh. Such a simple thing, but oh so precious!

  60. Momma of 3 says

    It is hard to pick one thing. However, I do love when my 5 year old says I love you more momma. I say no I love you more…and there it goes until we end up in giggles and ultimately a big hug.

  61. The sun makes me happy! I love Summer!

  62. The one thing that makes me happy is my family. Without them, I would be an empty shell. They fill my life so completely.

  63. Cuddling up on the couch with my husband and daughter drinking homemade banana milkshakes makes me happy!

  64. Evening lightning storms and spending time with my family make me happy. Thanks for the chance to win this awesome giveaway!

  65. Melanie L. says

    When I kiss my sleeping children goodnight before I go to bed…they are all warm and snuggly…smelling good from their bath…or like sunscreen and sun…jut watching those QUIET sleeping little faces….THAT is what makes me happy!

  66. Big sloppy kisses and squeezy hugs from my baby!


  67. The sound of my children singing makes me happy.


  68. mystorytime says

    Watching my children learn something new makes me happy.

  69. Stephanie Smith says

    This summer giveaway is great. My kids good really go for a tent and slip and slide. All the other things are great too. Thanks for the chance to win. My email is

  70. organicmommy says

    So many things make me happy! But Id say my fave is the nice days of summer and watching my children learn all the new things that they can do. Ride their bikes without training wheels, learning to swim, making wonderful pictures on the sidewalk, building sandcastles and the love they have for all the animals on our farm!

  71. My daughter makes me happy! What a cool giveaway!

  72. Anonymous says

    Love the blog. I subscribe via googlereader

  73. Anonymous says

    What makes me happy? laughing with my two girls, snuggling with my hubby, crafting and gardening!

  74. Kid Birthday Parties! I love to plan a theme and see it come together, plus watching the Birthday kid and their friends having a blast.

  75. Wow – great giveaway!!! Something that makes me happy – hearing my kiddos laugh together, music to my ears! Thanks for the chance to win

  76. My kids make me happy every day. I didn't say all day, every day… πŸ˜‰

  77. cupcakes and chaos says

    Hanging out with my toddler on the back patio on a hot sunny Saturday afternoon, while she slops a popsicle all over herself and the concrete. I can think of little else that brings me a greater and simpler kind of joy.

    Thank you for the opportunity!

  78. The Old Bus says

    Finally getting motivated to sign up for my own blog. (Now to put something in it!)

  79. Jennifer says

    Looking at our garden and thanking God for the blessings He's created.

  80. Hearing my little boy laugh makes me happy πŸ™‚

  81. I'm a subscriber!

  82. WOW!! Great Giveaway! πŸ™‚
    my 2 year old saying (without prompting) "thanks for making dinner mommy" makes me happy.

  83. I'm a subscriber! πŸ™‚


  84. OH and waking up to thunderstorms makes me happy too. Did I mention I love this giveaway??


  85. My baby makes me happy!

  86. Helpful Housewife says

    Spending time with my family makes me very happy. As well as being a full time stay at home wife. Thanks for the opportunity.

  87. i love this giveaway! what makes me happy? laughter, sunsets, animals, bubbles, quiet evenings on the back porch, friends, the faces of the children in my class when they "get" what i'm trying to teach them, nature sounds, the moon and stars, the smell of freshly cut grass, pillows, books, art, saying "i love you" or someone saying it to me – i could go on and on – but i'll stop there! πŸ™‚


  88. Great giveaway!

    Happiness is a water play on a hot day!

    yerushalmi at yahoo dot com

  89. having my family around me makes me happy. found you through tip junkie, exploring your blog now.

  90. subscribe to your e-mails

  91. awesome giveaway, like you facebook

  92. Faust House says

    blog follower…

  93. Faust House says

    I love watching my kids explore the outdoors, especially the garden!

  94. Something that makes me happy is spending time with my family. I love seeing their faces light up when we "all" get to share something together.

  95. My kids make me happy. This is a wonderful giveaway.

  96. jason ferris says

    One thing that makes me happy is sneaking up on my six year old kids and watching them play. So damn cute!

  97. .:Heather:. says

    One thing that makes me happy-spending time with my girls (4 & 13 months)

  98. .:Heather:. says

    i subscribe to your feed in google reader. πŸ™‚

  99. .:Heather:. says

    i am a facebook fan! πŸ™‚

  100. What a great giveaway!

  101. Finding new, fabulous homeschool idea blogs makes me happy! :o)

  102. angelina says

    i want to win~!

  103. I just subscribed!

  104. But what really makes me happy is my wonderful family. :o)

  105. Listening to my kids play together and even better laugh together makes me happy! what an awesome giveaway!

  106. I am a follower
    purejoycreative at gmail

  107. Hearing my children laugh and giggle

  108. One thing that makes me happy-quietly listening to my 3 year old play, using her growing imagination, bossing her babies, animals, blankets, and our cat into doing what she wants. Love it!

  109. I follow FFFB on Twitter. Amy Ray

  110. Show Me Mama says

    What makes me Happy each morning I wake up, is to have my family with me. To see the smile on my daughter's face when she wakes up and when she tells you mommy I love you, this moment can really put a big smile on my face.

    showmemama at ymail dot com

  111. Show Me Mama says

    follow FFFB on Twitter

  112. Show Me Mama says

    follow on facebook

  113. Show Me Mama says

    subscribed via reader.

  114. angelina says

    so hopeful to win this!

  115. Andria K says

    What makes me happy? Family time! no matter what form it takes if we are doing it together as a family its the best!!

  116. Lisa Anne says

    Great giveaway. What makes me happy….hmmmmm

    When my 10 year old son says to me, Mommy I'm bored, can we sew something in the sewing machine.


  117. Lisa Anne says

    I've been a follower for a while now. =)

  118. Lisa Anne says

    Fogort my email address

    I'd follow on twitter, but I don't tweet. I know sad, right.

  119. Sunny days at the beach with a good book makes me happy!

  120. I'm subscribed to your feed in bloglines

  121. One thing that makes me happy is hearing my 3 boys laugh!

  122. I subscribe to your RSS Feed!

  123. I follow you on Twitter @36momma

  124. One thing that makes me happy? Gardening with my children.

  125. I follow you on Twitter! (@Kid_Galore)

  126. What makes me happy? Sitting in the sun by the lake feeling a cooling breeze come up off the water while my toes dig into the sand.

  127. Slave To My Novel says

    Seeing my newborn smile at his older sisters makes me happy!

  128. Slave To My Novel says

    Also following on Twitter, @riznphnx!

  129. Anastasia says

    One thing that makes me happy: seeing my daughter drawing and being so into it she forgets about everything!

    ecoblogz at gmail dot com

  130. Anastasia says

    One thing that makes me happy: being close to my daughter and breastfeeding her

    ecoblogz at gmail dot com

  131. Anastasia says

    One thing that makes me happy: temperatures in the 70s

    ecoblogz at gmail dot com

  132. Anastasia says

    One thing that makes me happy: the priceless look on my daughter's face when she sees the ocean

    ecoblogz at gmail dot com

  133. Anastasia says

    One thing that makes me happy: winning a giveaway!

    ecoblogz at gmail dot com

  134. angelina says

    oh my gosh i want it ….