Sunday, May 29, 2011

Anniversary Giveaway winners REVEALED!

 Thank you all for joining me in celebrating our Anniversary. You have made it a memorable one! I hope you had as much fun as I did!  I appreciate you all sharing your "I am fabulous" photos with us!  It's so much fun to see how princesses in other castles wear their hair.  It's especially fun to see the owners of TheMonkeyMoos clips and how they wear their do's~

We have four winners!
♥TMM credit of $25 to our Etsy shop  + a free mini session with Bros.Grafix Photography is Princess Kyndall
♥TMM credit of $25 to our Etsy shop + a free full hour session with Janet Scott Photography is Princess Stewart
♥TMM credit of $25 to our Etsy shop + a free mini session with Grey-Key Photography is Princess M
♥TMM winner of TheMonkeyMoos Accessory box worth over $100 is Princess Layla.

We would like to thank all of our participating photographers including:
Ashley Isaac Photography
for making our event extra special. 
They are so talented and make TheMonkeyMoos accessories look extra Fabulous! 

****Please email your photographers to schedule your appointments.
****Please email with your address or to receive information on how to use your credit. 
***Please note expiration dates for sessions and credits

Thank you all for participating and hope to see you continue posting and commenting. Always love a good chat~  Enjoy the rest of your weekend!  Have a wonderfully Posh day~ 


Wednesday, April 20, 2011

the anniversary photo contest is HERE~ snap~ snap~ click! click!


I am thrilled to announce that it has been a full year of creating these designs!  I wanted these flowers for my girls and nobody was making them like this so there it was and here we are now with over 100 different designs and colorways. 

I am so lucky to share my creations with you and appreciative of your willingness to accept them into your homes.   I hope to keep creating new designs to keep things fresh, innovative, and guaranteed to turn heads.  This is my way of giving back to you by celebrating the anniversary of   TheMonkeyMoos

Thank you all!  Now let's get on with it  before I get all teary eyed!

***  Win 1 of 7 PRIZES ***

1 Winner of  TheMonkeyMoos Accessory Box
 Over $100 worth of goodies from TheMonkeyMoos line and a few one of a kind goodies~
6 Winners of  TMM + Photographers Offer
$25 credit for TMM accessories to our ETSY Shop + Photographers Offer
(Total Value = $100-150)
If you live in the vicinity of one of our participating photographers, here is a special bonus for you~ Graciously, they have added on to our celebration!
Look on our FB page under "Our photographers"  to see some samples.
( In your Anniversary Giveaway Box )
*****  Please make sure to follow instructions to win  *****
How to enter:
Step 1  
 Email your best photo/s showing off their best hair moments and non-hair moments~ something that says "I am fabulous" to
Extra points if a TheMonkeyMoos Hair accessory is being modeled.
 Mention your selected photographer if applicable.
Limited to 3 Photos.
Step 2
You must
"Like" and comment on ALL 6 photographers FB pages comment "TheMonkeyMoos sent me over~"
AshleyIsaacPhotography (friend request)
Step 3
 Get your votes in for your photos~
 I will post your photos on our FB page album under Anniversary Photo Contest . Best way to get your votes is to click and  "share"  your picture (share button is located on bottom left hand corner of the photo) and REQUEST comments.
Only comments and bonus points will count as a vote.
One comment per person.
* 6 Judges comprised of the participating photographers votes will make up 30 extra votes per judge. 1st place-20    votes  2nd place-10 votes 3rd place-5 votes.
* Become a follower of our blog: 5 votes
*Photo includes a TheMonkeyMoos flower modeled: 5 votes
*Tweet our ETSY shop: 5 votes
*Blog about our ETSY Shop: 10 votes
*Share our Giveaway in a blog: 10 votes
*Order an item from our SHOP only during the length of the contest: 20 votes per item / include your ETSY ID in the comment
{**Comment below with your link if applicable for each action for it to count**}
Participating Photographers:
One free mini session of your choice.
This offer is for just the session fee.
EXPIRES 10/31/11.  
(***You MUST write on your emailed photo entry  "BellaJewelPhotograhy" to select this photographer.***)
One free 30 minute session (up to 5 people)
10 proofs - Password Protected Print Site you can order from and share with friends and family.
LOCATION: South Texas in the Beeville area. 45 minutes north of Corpus Christi about an hour south of San Antonio.  Will travel if travel fees are paid for.
(***Write on your emailed photo entry  "Bros Grafix Photography" to select this photographer.***)
One free 30 minute session
10-12 images in a password protected gallery.
 It does not include a disc of images or prints/products.
LOCATION: : Southern California . Orange, San Diego and Riverside Counties only.
(**Write on your emailed photo entry  "ErinAlfaroPhotography" to select this photographer.***)
One full hour session
10 photos of the clients's choice burned to a disc.
LOCATION: St. Cloud Minnesota
(***Write on your emailed photo entry  "JanetScottPhotography" to select this photographer.***)
One free mini session
This will cover only the session fee.
LOCATION: Start, Louisiana
EXPIRES: Dec 1, 2011
(***Write on your emailed photo entry  "AshleyIsaacPhotography" to select this photographer.***)
One free mini session
This will cover only the session fee.
LOCATION: Tarrant County Texas
EXPIRES: Nov. 1, 2011
(***Write on your emailed photo entry  "Grey-Key Photography" to select this photographer.***)

You have 1 month to get your votes in! 
Winners will be announced May 29, 2011

Please remember that this is all for fun and TheMonkeyMoos and any of the participating photographers reserves the right to take you out of the photo contest if your actions are not respectable. If you have won a credit to our shop, after your purchase, you will be refunded the awarded amount within 24hours. If you are a winner of one of the photography sessions, you must meet all requirements and understand that if you have not followed any of the rules of the contest, your prize may be expunged at any time.  You will deal directly with the photographer to set up your session.  Please note that the photographers will not travel to any other part of the country, only where it has been noted under each photographer.  They will have current mini sessions/sessions that they are currently offering to choose from.  Please do not ask them to travel or make special arrangements other than what is shown here. 
All prizes and credits will expire Dec. 1, 2011.
 Please note: each photographer may have a different expiration date.

Write "Agreed"
 in the comments below so I know to look for you photos and
Send your photos to  Let's have some fun!

Monday, April 11, 2011

Yet Another Pre-Anniversary Giveaway

Yet Another Pre-Anniversary Giveaway! 

Share it on FB, like our FB page~ blog it, tweet it~ join our blog, add us on your Etsy favorites or whatever else you can think of to spread the word~ You can do one or as many as you like.

Comment each action separately. Each comment equals an entry. Selected by randomorg~~ in 24 hours  4/12/11 11:30 am EST
(blog comments counted first then FB comments on photos and then FB comments on the blog.)
Don't forget to take a look at our ETSY Shop~~

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Pre-Anniversary Giveaway

 So here it is, another Pre-Anniversary Giveaway!!! 
Answer this question: What kind of snacks are your favorites to give your little ones?

Blog comments underneath will be counted first
 and then Facebook comments when selecting from random org. 
When the winner is announced send your ship to address to

 ♥ Remember to look at TheMonkeyMoos Etsy Shop for your very own~ ♥
Winner will be announced  12 am EST 4/7/10. 

Friday, February 11, 2011

Jar Recipes.. Have you heard of them?

I recently put together a Valentine's day goodie bag for one of my daughter's  class.  This jar contained homemade yumminess at it's simplest form in a prepackaged jar.  All the dry ingredients to a chocolate chip cookie mix.  The only ingredients needed to complete the recipe was some non salted butter and an egg  

I have to admit the idea is not innovative at all.  I received one as a gift years ago that was purchased from a huge company who's flagship is in San Francisco's Union Square.  As a recipient of one these nifty jars, fast forward a few years,  I though it was perfect for Valentine's day to share some love in the kitchen with the little loves in our lives.  I hope that when they receive them, they will love them as much as I did when I received mine.  Used a simple chocolate cookie recipe, I substituted the chocolate chips with Valentine M&M's which was placed on top of all the dry ingredients. Printed out a recipe, poshed it up added a little Valentine flair and they were ready to go.

Little did I know, there were actual recipes called "jar recipes," shared by a fan from my FB page.  Jaclyn of KC Accessories was kind enough to share a few recipes with me that I am dying to try.  After a few comment exchanges and emails going back and forth, I thought to share the recipe with you in the event you would like to make these for someone you care about.  I personally think, it would be a great idea for when you are visiting friend on a play date or even a luncheon. 

Jaclyn has more "jar recipes" and would love to share them with you.  Send her an email with one of your recipes and she would share one of hers with you.  Thank you Jaclyn for the recipe~~

Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients in Jar

• 3/4 cup white sugar
• 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
• 1 cup rolled oats
• 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
• 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
• 1/2 teaspoon salt
• 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). In a medium bowl, cream together 3/4 cup of softened butter, with 2 eggs and 1 teaspoon of vanilla. Add the entire contents of the jar, and mix by hand until combined. Drop dough by heaping spoonfuls onto an unprepared cookie sheet. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes in the preheated oven.

Yield: 2 Dozen

Have a wonderful Posh day~~~~ ღ(。◕‿◕。)ღ

Thursday, February 3, 2011

REWARDS - "One for you too~" Getaway Comment

We are always shopping for our little princesses that sometimes we just don't have the time or the energy to splurge on ourselves. Here's the solution. One free clip (valued at $19) for mommy along with your purchase.

Rules: (Yes, there are always rules)
Make a comment on on my blog, become a follower and shop your heart out.  Comment should be about your recent Mommy getaway, your Mommy getaway plans or the ultimate mommy dream getaway you're hoping for. ( ie. where you've been, how long, how desparately you needed it, how enjoyable it was etc.  You get the picture.)  Share as much or as little that you're comfort level allows you~~ Too shy to leave a comment, that's ok..  send me an email~ ;)

I'm sure we can all relate that once in awhile we all need to getaway. Whether it be a night out with just the ladies or a long luxurious weekend at a spa getaway.  It might even be a "Hey hubby, take the kids out to lunch, so I can get a bath and maybe read a few pages of the book I've been putting off."  We all love our kids so much and do everything for them, but even a couple of hours to ourselves can  really rejuvenate and soothe the soul.  So how about a little shopping for the princess and get a little reward yourself for being such a fantabulous mommy.

Spending $50 and over (not including shipping)
gets you a free Brown Leopard Large Starlit on a comb for you~ Flower is approximately 2 3/4” inches and the comb is 1 3/8" x 1 5/8.

3 Simple steps
1)Become a Follower and leave a comment.
2)Place your order on my Etsy site.{tab on the left under Shop:TheMonkeyMoos}
3)Be sure to write the promotion code: BLOGLeopardFeb06 at time of order in comment box and don't  forget to pay for it before the promotion is over.

**When confirmed that you did all 3 Steps, your package will be shipped to you with your very own REWARDS-One for you too~  flower comb.

***The promotion code must be included in the order, sorry no exceptions. The promotion starts Feb 3, 2011 and ends Feb 06.2011

REMEMBER:  Sharing is caring, Tweet it~  Blog it~  Facebook it~ 
Do what it is that you do ladies~ The more you share, the more I share~ 
Have a wonderful Posh day~~~ღ(。◕‿◕。)ღ

Got a question? Email TheMonkeyMoos
Want to be a Fan? : Like TheMonkeyMoos Facebook page

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Here is the beginning.

After spending countless nights on Facebook, building farms, cooking up countless recipes, designing my own crib, creating the ultimate fish tank and even an amusement park at that. I decided I should quit and find a new addiction. My crops have failed, recipes are burnt, animals are hungry and not groomed, and the fish are all floating, but I don't mind anymore. I can recall scheduling my day to harvest my crops and tend to the numerous fish tanks in cyberville and gosh I have to say, it was fun, but I am done.. I've got something else, something better, something that let's me get absolutely no sleep at all. I've got TheMonkeyMoos!!! Join me on my adventure.

This is the first clip I posted for sale on ETSY~~ღ(。◕‿◕。)ღ