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 +

Game Day Freshness with Target and NCAA Savings

Stinky dude in the group

Game day usually consists of a bunch of dudes huddled closely together on someone's couch. This means they should be showered and smelling fresh with their favorite body care brand. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. Until recently, Mike never really cared what kind of body care products were in the bathroom for him. Whatever I purchased he would just use. He's … [Read more...]

Blog Income Report August 2014

Monthly Blog income report

Here is my blog income from several affiliate sites for the month of August. 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: $43.29 -- They also have a new widget that … [Read more...]

Monthly Traffic Report for August 2014

traffic reports

Here is my traffic report for August 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: 7,986 direct: 4,462 pinterest.com: 2,578 google.com: 2,104 twitter: 1,986 online-sweepstakes.com: 960 mailchimp email: 883 feedburner email: 370 facebook.com: 369 yahoo.com: … [Read more...]

Giveaway Winners August 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...]

Outback Family Moments and 10% off Coupon #OutbackBestmates

Outback Family Moments and 10% off Coupon

Outback not only has delicious food, but it's a great place to create family memories. Due to its friendly atmosphere and affordable prices, we can head out to dinner at Outback without breaking the bank. I am an Outback ambassador and received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. Outback Family Moments Each time we go to Outback we discover another food we love, or another … [Read more...]

Frozen Yogurt Pops Recipe #MonkFruitInTheRaw #MC #Sponsored

Frozen Yogurt Pops Recipe #MonkFruitInTheRaw #MC #Sponsored

Frozen yogurt is one of my favorites. I love frozen treats and feel better when I make my own using yogurt and fruit. I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Monk Fruit In The Raw. I received product samples to facilitate my post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Monk Fruit In The Raw is something I have used for a … [Read more...]

Crest Sensi-Stop Strips for Sensitive Teeth #SensiStopStrips Giveaway

Crest Sensi-Stop Strips for Sensitive Teeth #SensiStopStrips

Crest has a new line of products to help relieve the pain of tooth sensitivity. This post is sponsored by SheSpeaks and Crest, but all opinions are my own. Crest Sensi-Stop Strips are now available at Walmart. Crest Sensi-Stop Strips for Sensitive Teeth #SensiStopStrips I have had sensitive teeth for as long as I can remember. Due to excessive teeth-grinding and brushing my teeth way too … [Read more...]

DIY Sudsy Lemon Soap Recipe and Palmolive Sweepstakes

DIY Sudsy Lemon Soap Recipe and Palmolive Sweepstakes

Lemon is one of my favorite scents. It's fresh, clean, crisp, and energizing. When I was asked to choose a project to make with Palmolive, I went straight for the Sudsy Lemon Soap. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. Now that we have three dogs, keeping the house smelling fresh is even more challenging. Plus, with Franklin being a puppy, we are still cleaning up … [Read more...]

4 Facts about Fleas that Might Surprise You #Seresto

4 Facts about Fleas that Might Surprise You #Seresto

Fleas are gross. We all know this. They get all over your dog (and sometimes you) and bite. And bite. And bite. They can also infest your house, which is also gross. All grossness aside, there are some facts about fleas that you may not know, but you should. This post is sponsored by Bayer / Seresto and the Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about the Seresto … [Read more...]

Join Me for the #ThomasSchool Twitter Party

Join Me for the #ThomasSchool Twitter Party

Fall is in full swing and kids are headed back to school. That’s why we’re ready to chat about back to school ideas with Thomas & Friends™. Plus, we’ll tell you all about the Journey to Rewards program where you can earn rewards for all of your Thomas & Friends™ purchases at Walmart! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox. So many supplies are needed to get everyone on the right … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #TEArifficMeals Twitter Party

#TEArifficMeals Twitter Party 9-24 1pmEST #shop

Join us for the #TEArifficMeals Twitter party! Photo Credit: Craving some Creativity Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about creative and delicious autumn meal pairings! On September 24, 2014 at 1:00pm ET, please join us for the #TEArifficMeals Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing tea time, ways to celebrate autumn, and giving you a … [Read more...]

Pasta with Lemon-Basil Pesto Recipe #PastaFits #MC #sponsored

Pasta with Lemon-Basil Pesto Recipe #PastaFits #MC #sponsored

Pasta is a great comfort food. It's definitely one of my favorite meal options, especially now that the weather is cooling. I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central for the National Pasta Association. I received pasta samples and a stipend to facilitate the creation of pasta recipes as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. #PastaFits #MC … [Read more...]

Cake Batter Fruit Dip in my New Tupperware Serving Center Set

Cake Batter Fruit Dip in my New Tupperware Serving Center Set

Tupperware has a few new products out to make your life easier in the kitchen. I received three items in exchange for my honest review. My favorite has to be the Tupperware Serving Center Set. It's great for so many things, like anything that goes with dip. I made my favorite cake batter fruit dip for the last game day. It's always a hit and a great way to sneak some fruit into the … [Read more...]

Dogs that Love Treats – Funny Video

Franklin - Rawhide theif

We now have two dogs that just love treats. This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. I will receive a swag bag of goodies from writing this post. Turns out our new puppy loves treats even more than The Grump. I didn't think that was possible. Ever since we adopted our foster dog, Franklin, handing out treats creates a new type of chaos. Hilo doesn't flip out over treats like the other two. … [Read more...]

Home Automation with Motorized Window Treatments #decorview

Home Automation with Motorized Window Treatments #decorview

Home automation is something I am truly impressed by. The technology just continues to grow and I am fascinated by it. Being the tech-lover that I am, I cannot wait to control everything in my house with an app. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. Hunter Douglas window treatments from Décorview are a fabulous option for people looking to add motorized window treatments to … [Read more...]

Importance of Confidence #BeautyIs Giveaway

Walgreens and Dove want to Reward you for Sharing what #BeautyIs to You

Confidence and positive self-esteem are two things I have always struggled with. To this day I have to force myself to be confident and not put myself down. Having confidence is about so much more than beauty. It's about loving the person that you are. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. I am happy to be a part of this campaign on such an important topic about what … [Read more...]

Celebrate World Peace Day with AXE and Walgreens Giveaway

Celebrate World Peace Day with @AXE and Walgreens Giveaway

World Peace Day is coming up and AXE® and Walgreens want to help you celebrate.  The world sure could use a lot of peace right now. Smelling fantastic is a small, but good start. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, all opinions are my own. World Peace Day with AXE, Walgreens & Peace One Day For shoppers who would like to help make the world a better place, AXE® wants to reward you. To … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #MyMarianos Twitter Party

#MyMarianos Twitter Party 9-15 #shop

Join us for the #MyMarianos Twitter party! Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about back to school shopping! On September 15, 2014 at 8:00pm CT, please join us for the #MyMarianos Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing quick and easy meal solutions from Mariano's departments, and giving you a chance to win prizes! Back to school means busy … [Read more...]

Get Runway Ready Hair with TRESemmé® at Walgreens Giveaway

Get Runway Ready Hair with TRESemmé® at Walgreens Prize Pack

The official hair care sponsor of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is TRESemmé®. They want to help women at home achieve runway ready hair by giving them access to the latest secrets and tips from runway stylists and new trends straight from the runway. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are my own. Get Runway Ready Hair with TRESemmé® at Walgreens See what's happening on the … [Read more...]

Feel More Confident Sleeveless #Sponsored #MC

Birthday night

Sleeveless outfits can be a bit intimidating if you aren't feeling completely confident in your skin. 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. #Sponsored #MC #SleevelessSummerSweeps I had been using Dove deodorant for a while now, so I was eager to try the new … [Read more...]

Dinner after Dinner for my Hungry Man

Dinner after Dinner for my Hungry Man

One dinner is usually not enough for my hearty hubby. My hard-working man usually requires a dinner after his dinner which can make things a little challenging in the kitchen. This post is sponsored by Hungry Man, but all opinions are my own. I try to cook dinner as much as possible during the week. It's definitely not my favorite thing to do, and I am far from a natural in the kitchen. We also … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Recipes for Perfect Pasta Dishes

Slow Cooker Recipes for Perfect Pasta Dishes

Slow cooker season is here and I am thrilled about it. Pasta recipes in the slow cooker just scream comfort food and make me ready for fall weather. This collection of slow cooker pasta recipes is sponsored by Foodie.com. All opinions are my own. Slow Cooker Recipes for Perfect Pasta Dishes Check out Slow Cooker Pasta Meals by Jennifer Soltys at Foodie.com Although we haven't closed down … [Read more...]

Spa for Ma Giveaway Event #Spa4Ma

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Welcome to the 4th annual Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop hosted by Measuring Flower and Homemaking Hacks! I have teamed up with some incredible bloggers to bring you prizes that help mom to get some much awaited R&R after the kids head back to school! If you're unfamiliar with what a giveaway hop is, here's how it works. After you enter my giveaway below, you can "hop" on to the next participating … [Read more...]

Portable Charger that Lasts and Charges Multiple Devices

Portable Charger that Lasts and Charges Multiple Devices

Having a portable charger is almost a necessity these days. We use our phones for staying connected to our jobs, our friends, and our games, and it can drain our batteries quickly. I received a Lumsing® 10400mAh Harmonica Style Portable Power Bank for review. All opinions are my own. Lumsing Charger This is not my first charger review, so you already know why I love them. Being a blogger, I … [Read more...]

NewAir WCD-100W Water Dispenser Review

NewAir WCD-100W Water Dispenser Review

We've kept a water dispenser in the house for as long as I can remember. I consider a water dispenser a non-negotiable appliance. With my kidney stones and frequent UTI issues, I need to drink water all day, everyday.  Using the dispenser makes this a much more pleasant task. Also, a water dispenser is much more convenient than constantly filling up a pitcher and changing filters. We were sent the … [Read more...]

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 9-30 8pmEST

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 30, 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...]

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