Check Out What's The Best Part Of Waking Up For These Bloggers!
As one of the most memorable and recognizable pieces of advertising, "The Best Part of Wakin' Up is Folgers in Your Cup" Jingle has helped millions of Americans start their day with the sounds, sights, and smells of fresh-brewed Folgers Coffee. Folgers returns this year with its 2nd annual Folgers Jingle Contest. See who the top ten semi-finalists are and vote every day until April 25th for your favorite entry. Just by voting, you could the $10,000 Grand Prize! Folgers is also giving away five $100 grocery store gift cards every day! Keep voting daily to increase your chances to win!
Your votes will help send five talented finalists to the live Grand-Prize Audition in New York City. There, they'll compete for the chance to win $25,000, and potentially appear in a future Folgers Coffee commercial, plus a special mentoring session with award-winning songwriter Kara DioGuardi.
Folgers recently asked ten bloggers to share their best part of waking up. Check out each of the blog posts below and don't forget to vote for who you would like to win!
Wardrobe Oxygen's best part of waking up is her hour of "me time" before her family awakens in the mornings. "That hour relaxes and prepares me for whatever the rest of the day holds!"
Buns In My Oven revels in fact that her kids sleep in most mornings! This allows her time to quietly sip her morning coffee while reading her favorite blogs!
Grocery Cart Challenge shares that when she starts her day with time for herself, she's just a much better person to those around her. "With a warm mug of creamy coffee, I curl up on the couch with a cozy blanket and read. It feels like such luxury and THAT is the best part of waking up for me!"
Eclectic Recipes adores "those few perfect weekend mornings when we to sleep in and get awakened by the cutest, sweetest sound ever, my son!"
What's For Lunch At Our House loves "getting the first hot shower of the morning, standing in there with steaming hot water raining down, and not having to worry that you’re the one who is going to run out of hot water!"
Frugal, Freebies, and Deals shares her best part of waking up is that "alarm clocks are all but gone from my life. My life is way better now. And to tell you the truth I think it may have added a year or two back on my life!"
Southern Hospitality admits that "some days are busier than others, from gym time to running errands and working on the blog, but I always have time for a cup of java to get me going!"
Gimme Some Oven appreciates the simple things in life. "My hands-down favorite part of the morning is quite simply looking out my bedroom window and feeling the newness of the day."
Naptime Chef tries to focus on eating a good healthy breakfast and a nice dose of caffeine to get her day started--without these, her family's morning routine just isn't the same!
Notes From A Cottage Industry shares that while she doesn't like drinking coffee, the scent brings back fond memories. "To this day, when I smell coffee, I see my mother, opening Folgers Coffee. The delicious fragrance escaping from the newly opened can, filling the kitchen, and my heart, with the warm fuzzy aroma of happiness."
To learn more about the Folgers Jingle contest and to read the official rules, click here.