First off, congrats to the winner of our October 20 drawing for an Amazon gift card. The winner was Ashley G. from California and we hope she enjoys her prize!
Before you go, check out the tiny octopus in this story:
If Octopie (no that's not a word with that spelling, but it should be) aren't your thing, you might like this great story about a rescue dog rescued from the train tracks!
Rescue Dog Helped by Kind Man
Most of the good stuff about Maddie "Be Yourself" Gee is on the About page, but that page got out of hand. Don't go there. Maddie is an animal expert, a crazy person, and a writer. Full Disclosure - this blog does have Amazon affiliate links in it for products that Maddie likes. Your use of the Amazon links is greatly appreciated, but the intent is just to help keep things running and offer giveaways. You are welcome to search for the items elsewhere if you prefer it.
Contest Info Below*
*Contest/Giveaway for Amazon Gift card: When you sign up to receive our weekly newsletter, you'll automatically be entered to win. You can opt out of the newsletter anytime. You do not have to opt-in for other promotions to enter and we do not send out newsletters more often than once per week. No purchase necessary to enter. Please do provide a real email address as we will email the winner to confirm before sending your prize by email!
Legal and other weird disclosures that people want us to make: This is a condensed version. If you really want to read the long version, see it on the About page. This is a personal blog owned by Maddie. Other people sometimes author guest posts or other content. No one gets paid a salary to work on this. It costs us something to run it since prizes are given away (and we get rare donations but we usually pay for the prizes ourselves) and we spend time and cash on creation. We are not paid directly for the reviews themselves, we do it because we want to comment. So, to complete this goofy disclosure statement, we have a material connection with most or all of what we talk about because that's just how our lives work and how we made this blog. Amazon would like us to state: "We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites." We collect email address through newsletter signups and book giveaways but we do not collect any other data when you just visit this site. If email addresses are collected, you can opt-out at that time on signups for our newsletters, if you opt-in you can unsubscribe anytime. Thanks!