About Jennifer

Jennifer is the owner/editor of Sweep Tight. She is married to a wonderful man and together they live with their two dogs. Jen loves to review products, host giveaways, enter sweepstakes, go boating, play word games, and is completely in love with all forms of social media. Other hobbies include reading, yoga and running. Connect with Jennifer on Google +

Affordable Fashion for Back to School #NordstromRack

Affordable Fashion for Back to School #NordstromRack

Affordable fashion for back to school outfits just became easier to find. This post is sponsored by Nordstrom Rack, but all opinions are my own. Nordstrom Rack has been a favorite store of mine for quite some time. I am so excited that they now have a online shopping option! Hunting through the store is fun and all, but we all know that I love to shop online in my PJ's. New back to school … [Read more...]

Sunoco Gas Gift Cards Decal Hunt Sweepstakes

Sunoco Gas Gift Cards Decal Hunt Sweepstakes

Sunoco has an exciting sweepstakes running for only a few more days. The Free Fuel 5,000 Online Decal Hunt where anyone has a chance to win a grand prize of $1,500 in Sunoco Gas gift cards is a fun promotion that you won't want to miss. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. Sunoco Gas Gift Cards Decal Hunt Sweepstakes Entering is very easy. All you do is enter your info and … [Read more...]

Chevy Impala Makes me Ready for a Car

Chevy Avalanche

I have been driving a Chevy Avalanche for a while now. The new Chevy Impala might make me ready for car. Pretty sure my truck phase might be over and cars are looking a bit nicer to me now! This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. I have been a "truck girl" for most of my life. Growing up with a family of construction workers, I just always loved being in a truck. Being higher off the ground … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Poke Cake Brownies Recipe #CookingUpGood

Peanut Butter Poke Cake Brownies Recipe #CookingUpGood

Brownies are one of my favorite desserts. Peanut butter is also at the top of my list. So why not combine the two? Thanks to this sponsored post by Kraft and Lunchbox, I have created this delicious Peanut Butter Poke Cake Brownies recipe found on the Walmart website. The kids are back in school, the holidays are coming up, and pre-season football games are already in full swing, so it's … [Read more...]

Mobile Service for the Family #ItsANewDayForData

Mobile Service for the Family #ItsANewDayForData

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sprint. All opinions are 100% mine. Mobile phone service for the whole family can be hard to shop for. Sharing data with your whole family can become a little bit of a battle. Sprint is here with a new package that promises to be the best deal in data. Data is key in a package now. If you have kids, I am pretty sure that all they use is … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Salads for Lunch Ideas Giveaway

Mason Jar Salads and more by Julia Mirabella

Mason Jar Salads and more by Julia Mirabella is a colorful and lovely book containing 50 layered lunches to grab and go. I received a copy for review, but all opinions are my own. Mason jar meals are huge right now. People have gotten so creative with mason jars and they seem to be everywhere lately. This post also contains affiliate links. I made a delicious caesar salad from the book. It's … [Read more...]

Honey Boo Boo Wedding Dress from Light In The Box

Wedding Dress Savings

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo recently had a wedding. No matter how you feel about the show, you have to admit that Anna Shannon looked really pretty on her wedding day. The whole family managed to class it up a bit. The episode aired on August 14th on TLC. This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons.com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these … [Read more...]

Affordable Technology for Back to School from HP

Affordable Technology for Back to School from HP

New technology can be overwhelming, expensive, and difficult to shop for. HP realizes this and does everything in its power to make back to school technology shopping easier. This post is sponsored by HP/Walmart, but all opinions are my own. Shopping for new gadgets and technology should be fun, but it's not always that simple. Walmart and HP have teamed up to bring helpful events to ease the … [Read more...]

Social Personality Quiz and Video

Social Personality Quiz

Take a personality quiz to determine how you look online. With so many social media outlets, it's important to evaluate your presence. Your posts to various social media sites, your comments, your likes - everything you put out there can affect your real life more than you might think. This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. Social Personality Quiz Since I started blogging, I try to be … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #PlatinumPoints Twitter Party

#PlatinumPoints Twitter Party 8-22

Join us for the #PlatinumPoints Twitter party! Photo Credit: Ginger Snap CraftsDo you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about drink recipes! On September 12, 2014 at 8:00pm ET, please join us for the #PlatinumPoints Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing the new Crystal Light flavors and the best ways to create party drinks, and giving you a chance … [Read more...]

7 Clearer Skin Tips #CleanandClearWM Giveaway

7 Clearer Skin Tips #CleanandClearWM Giveaway

Clearer skin can boost confidence in any situation. This can be particularly important for teenagers heading back to school. With clearer skin, kids can focus on what is important instead of worrying about acne or embarrassing skin situations. As an adult with acne, I can still sympathize with zitty teens. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. I have been battling … [Read more...]

Tapeworm and Other Gross Things That Affect Your Dog

Tapeworm and Other Gross Things That Affect Your Dog

Tapeworm is a gross thing for your dog to have. So are allergic dermatitis and Lyme disease. And yet, lots of people let their dogs get all of these things. They don't do it on purpose, they just don't know how their dog gets these disgusting ailments or how to prevent it. Well, I'm here to tell you it's easy for your dogs to get any of these things. Fortunately, it's also easy to keep them from … [Read more...]

Kraft Great American Bacon Cheeseburger and Brad Paisley Sweepstakes

cheeseburger lovers

Nothing beats a good cheeseburger hot off the grill. I just love BBQ season and trying new cheeseburger recipes. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. Grilling in our yard has to be one of our favorite things to do during the summer. Add some Brad Paisley tunes and we've got ourselves a mini-party! There's a lot going on this post. We have recipes to share with … [Read more...]

Cystex® Burning Love Honeymoon Mishap Moments #CystexBurningLove

Cystex® Burning Love Honeymoon Mishap Moments #CystexBurningLove

We had a few honeymoon mishap moments which only added to the memories of our honeymoon. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. Honeymoon Mishap Moments Mike and I got married on the pirate ship at the Treasure Island Casino in Las Vegas. Friends and family flew out to celebrate with us and it was a blast. For our honeymoon, we decided to just extend our stay in Vegas. … [Read more...]

Back to School Dove Men+Care at a Great Value Giveaway

Scent and style are important for back to school #GaugeYourGuy #GaugeDoveMen #sponsored

Dove and Walgreens have an excellent deal for you. I am happy to share the details with you in this sponsored post by LunchBox. All opinions are my own. Dove Men+Care is perfect for men, teens, tweens, and even boys. Help your dude(s) go back to school in style this year! Back to School Dove Men+Care Back to school means a lot of different things now that I have a young man in the house. … [Read more...]

Join #HPShowandTech #MomTechTalk2 Twitter Party

Join #HPShowandTech #MomTechTalk2 Twitter Party

HP Show N Tech partnered with bloggers such as me for their program. As part of this program, I received compensation for my time. They did not tell me what to purchase or what to say about any product mentioned in these posts. HP and Walmart believes that consumers and bloggers are free to form their own opinions and share them in their own words. HP and Walmart policies align with WOMMA Ethics … [Read more...]

90 Second Anti-Aging with Alurent #Alurent90SecondBeauty

alurent

Alurent Anti-Aging + Instant Erasure Serum promises results within 90 seconds. That's a pretty bold claim so I was very excited to test it out. This is a sponsored post but all opinions are my own. 90 Second Anti-Aging with Alurent I am pretty sure that I have been complaining about fine lines for years now. Well, now that I am 36, there's no denying them. I definitely notice wrinkles, … [Read more...]

Easy Meal Options for Seniors

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable. All opinions are 100% mine. Meal options for seniors can get to be somewhat difficult. My grandparents are in the stage in their life where they are still quite active, but have zero desire to cook. Frozen foods are the ultimate in convenience for them. Easy Meal Options for … [Read more...]

Sleeveless Summer Challenge Sweepstakes

dove

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence Central for Dove Advanced Care Deodorant. I received a promotional item to facilitate my review. There's still a bit of summer left to show some skin. Dove Advanced Care Deodorant can help your skin look its best. It not only helps you stay dry, but nourishes the delicate skin under your arms at the same time. Help … [Read more...]

Giveaway Winners July 2014

sweep tight winners

Instead of posting a separate post for winners all the time, there will be monthly posts. Each month will have its own post and the most recent winners will be posted at the bottom of the list. Winners are chosen randomly using the widget and then notified by email. They are posted here after the winner has been confirmed. You do not need to check this in order to see if you won, but if you … [Read more...]

Blog Income Report July 2014

Monthly Blog income report

Here is my blog income from several affiliate sites for the month of July. I am often asked by other bloggers how to monetize, so this will give an idea of how to get started. Most of the links include my referral ID, so I will earn a little bit if you join through me. Thanks in advance for helping me keep this blog going! :) Escalate Network: $28.96 WeUseCoupons.com: … [Read more...]

Monthly Traffic Report for July 2014

traffic reports

Here is my traffic report for July 2014… I share this to help bloggers get ideas of where to possibly list giveaways or promote posts for more exposure. Top 10 sources: stumbleupon.com: 9,261 direct: 4,684 pinterest.com: 2,643 google.com: 2,633 twitter: 1,766 online-sweepstakes.com: 749 mailchimp email: 439 yahoo.com: 327 facebook.com: 320 feedburner email: … [Read more...]

SpringHill Suites Contest Info and $50 Gift Card Giveaway

#ArtIsEverywhere Sweepstakes

SpringHill Suites has some exciting promotions right now, and I have partnered with them to let you know the details. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. There will be a series of sweepstakes with great prizes along the way. SpringHill Suites by Marriott is a brand that embraces art and design. It's fitting that they are encouraging their guests and fans to share the … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #TabletTrio Twitter Party

#TabletTrio Twitter Party Aug-15

Join us for the #TabletTrio Twitter party! Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about affordable tablet options! On August 15, 2014 at 1:00pm ET, please join us for the #TabletTrio Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing the new T-Mobile Trio AXS 7.85” 4G Tablet at Walmart, and giving you a chance to win prizes! Tablets create endless … [Read more...]

Audio Fest at Best Buy Featuring Samsung SHAPE Wireless System #AudioFest

Audio Fest at Best Buy Featuring Samsung M5

Audio Fest is going on at Best Buy throughout the month of August. If you love music, sound, and all audio gadgets, now's the time to head to Best Buy. I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. All opinions are my own. August Audio Fest at Best Buy Home entertainment has come a long way. Technology just keeps … [Read more...]

Ultra HD TV Events at Best Buy #UHDatBestBuy

Ultra HD TV Events at Best Buy #UHDatBestBuy

Having an HD TV can change your life when it comes to movie nights. We are perfectly content to watch movies and shows on our HD TV and rarely even go out to theaters anymore. With technology constantly improving, TV's just keep getting more impressive. The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for … [Read more...]

Spooky Campfire Stories Come Alive with Audible

Spooky Campfire Stories Come Alive with Audible

Spooky campfire stories are one of the most fun parts of family camping. When I was a kid, our campfire stories were either read from a book or recounted by memory. With Audible, scary stories can be enjoyed by the entire family at the same time. This way no one knows what's coming, and everyone can be surprised and spooked at the same time. This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was … [Read more...]

Amp Up Your Style with a TRESemmé® Saturdate at Walgreens Giveaway

Amp Up Your Style with a TRESemmé® Saturdate at Walgreens

One of the quickest ways to amp up your style is by taking great care of your hair. It's amazing what a difference fabulous hair products can make. TRESemmé® has long been one of my favorites. It's affordable, has a great scent, and leaves my locks feeling full and voluminous! This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. Since today is my birthday, we will probably have … [Read more...]

12 Fruity Summer Dessert Recipes

12 Fruity Summer Dessert Recipes

I like summer desserts to be lighter and cooler due to the hot weather. It's also an excellent time to use seasonal fruits in your dessert recipes. This post is sponsored by Foodie.com but all opinions are my own. Foodie.com is an excellent source for recipes and to discover new creative foods. 12 Fruity Summer Dessert Recipes Check out Fruity Summer Desserts by Jennifer Soltys at … [Read more...]

Boating on Calm Water Makes me Happy

Boating on Calm Water Makes me Happy

Boating is supposed to be a nice, relaxing summer activity. I only feel that way on calm water. This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. There have been times when we have gone out on Lake Michigan and I am white knuckling it the whole way. The waves can get scary big and they can be quite unpredictable. I trust my hubby as a captain and know he would never put us in danger, but I am an anxious … [Read more...]

Clean Up Your Water with Adya Clarity

Clean Up Your Water with Adya Water Purification

Water is essential for life. Every living thing on the planet requires water for existence. Have you ever wondered what is in your tap water though? This post is brought to you by Water Liberty. All opinions are my own. Around here we have been hearing about contaminated water way more often than I have ever remembered. It's very concerning and just goes to show you that you can never be … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #PEEPSMinisWM Twitter Party

RSVP for the #PEEPSMinisWM Twitter Party

Summer is in full swing! How have you been making everyday a celebration? Hope you can join us for a fun Twitter Party on Tuesday, July 29th from 8-9pm ET to chat about the new Sour Watermelon and Strawberry Crème PEEPS® MINIS™ available at Walmart!  There will be fun prizes and fabulous ideas on making this summer the best!  Snack and party with us like it's a holiday! This is a sponsored post by … [Read more...]

Meet our First Foster Puppy #FosterFrank

Foster Puppy Boston Terrier Beagle Mix

I have wanted to foster dogs for quite some time now. After about 13 months of begging nicely asking Mike, he finally agreed. This brings us up to three dogs in the house and he's concerned with overcrowding. Our house is not large enough for too many creatures at one time! Meet our First Foster Puppy After he agreed I applied to become a foster through Midwest Boston Terrier Rescue. Since … [Read more...]

Frozen Foods Help Me with Portion Control

Pizza for one portion control

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable. All opinions are 100% mine. Portion control is a serious challenge for me. I just don't seem to get full and always feel the need to clean my plate. A big challenge that I am noticing for myself now that I work from home is that I constantly snack. I find myself not sitting down … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party

#WalgreensBeauty-Twitter-Party-Badge-8-13

Join us for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter party! Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about must have summer beauty products! On August 13 2014 at 3:00pm ET, please join us for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing go-to looks and summer trends, and giving you a chance to win prizes! My summer beauty routine is quite … [Read more...]

Hilo Can Jump Now Thanks to his Dog Weight Loss #HillsPet

Hilo Can Jump Now Thanks to his Dog Weight Loss #HillsPet

Hilo's dog weight loss has been an amazing success. We are thrilled with the progress and Hilo is literally jumping for joy. This post is sponsored by Hill’s and the Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Hill’s Prescription Diet Metabolic Food, but Sweep Tight only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. is not … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #SummerizeYourLegs Twitter Party

RSVP for the #SummerizeYourLegs Twitter Party

Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about summer legs! On July 22nd at 8:00pm ET, please join us for the #SummerizeYourLegs Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing women's razors and shaving tips, and giving you a chance to win prizes! Getting legs ready for summer can require a few steps. Personally, I shave a lot more often in the summer. My … [Read more...]

Share What Makes you Sparkle Contest #SparkleWithDASANI

Share What Makes you Sparkle Contest #SparkleWithDASANI

DASANI Sparkling wants to know what makes you sparkle. For me it's my pets. It must be my age, because I enjoy my dogs more than I ever have in my life. I think every maternal gene that I have is coming out in the form of wanting to help animals. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. Just look at the tiny Grump when he was a puppy. My heart pretty much overflowed with … [Read more...]

Get Rewarded for Drinking more Water

water rewards

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Drinking more water rewards our bodies in many ways, but that's not what I am referring to this time. I am talking about actual rewards that you can redeem for stuff. :) Get Rewarded for Drinking more Water The Nestlé® Pure Life® Drink Better. Live Better.™ rewards program allows you to earn points … [Read more...]

Bahama Breeze Summer Beach Bash Contest

bahama breeze

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bahama Breeze. All opinions are 100% mine. Looking for a girls' night out hot spot or tropical place for a date night? It's the ideal time to visit your local Bahama Breeze! Bahama Breeze Summer Beach Bash Summer is just whizzing by and I feel like we haven't done much to enjoy it yet. In fact, today feels more like the beginning of … [Read more...]

Giveaway Winners June 2014

sweep tight winners

Instead of posting a separate post for winners all the time, there will be monthly posts. Each month will have its own post and the most recent winners will be posted at the bottom of the list. Winners are chosen randomly using the widget and then notified by email. They are posted here after the winner has been confirmed. You do not need to check this in order to see if you won, but if you … [Read more...]

Monthly Traffic Report for June 2014

traffic reports

Here is my traffic report for June 2014… I share this to help bloggers get ideas of where to possibly list giveaways or promote posts for more exposure. Top 10 sources: stumbleupon.com: 14,847 direct: 4,937 google.com: 3,024 pinterest.com: 2,650 twitter: 1,508 facebook.com: 1,187 mailchimp email: 596 online-sweepstakes.com: 376 feedburner email: 322 bing.com: … [Read more...]

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