Get What You REALLY Wanted: Win $25 PayPal Cash!

Get What You Really Wanted Giveaway HopWelcome to the Get What You Really Wanted Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network.

The Holidays are over and the return lines are long–that’s because you might not have gotten what you really wanted this holiday season.  A fabulous group of bloggers have come together to offer prizes of Gift Cards and Cash to help you get what you really wanted!  Be sure to hop around to all of the blogs participating, and don’t miss the amazing Grand Prize of a $200 Gift Certificate to  Enter to win here!

At first, I wasn’t sure whether I should offer PayPal or Amazon for my prize contribution to this hop.  When I considered that the theme is to give you what you really wanted, it seemed like PayPal would be the best option.  There are no limits to what you can do with cash!

I’m guessing most of you will be okay with that.  Just enter using the Giveaway Tools form below.  One of the entries is to leave a comment letting us know what gift you really wanted to receive for the holidays, and I can’t wait to hear your responses!

Giveaway is open to US residents who are 18 and over.  Ends January 22, 2015 at 11:59 PM EST.  Good luck!

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About Denise

Denise is the owner of Game On Mom, a family-friendly blog. She is the mother of a 6-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl, she eats too much pizza, and a tangled Slinky is no match for her.


  1. jeanette sheets says:

    a new bedroom set

  2. Melissa K says:

    Seems like the one year I really wanted socks I didn’t get any. Ha! I would also love some pampering skincare stuff, though.

  3. I need a new microwave and was hoping to get one but did not.

  4. Rebecca Xavier says:

    I wish that I had gotten new boots.

  5. I really wish I would have gotten the Fossil Explorer Patchwork Cross-Body Handbag that I asked for.

  6. rochelle haynes says:

    I would like to have gotten some gift cards

  7. I wish I had gotten an iPad

  8. Deb Jackson says:

    I wanted a new vacumn .

  9. Kelly Kimmell says:

    A new winter coat.

  10. Julie Wood says:

    I wish I would have gotten a new Keurig! But maybe I will get it for my birthday in April!

  11. Amy Orvin says:

    I wish I would have gotten a jet spa for my bathtub.

  12. Pamela Gurganus says:

    The gift I really wish I would have gotten for the holidays is a KitchenAid stand mixer.

  13. Cathy French says:

    What I really wanted was a new recliner chair for our living room.

  14. DarnHeather says:

    I honestly got everything I wanted when my husband got a new job.

  15. I honestly got all that I wanted. I got a tablet, some new pjs, still have my great hubby, and my kitty is still alive despite having cancer.

  16. I really need some new clothes!

  17. Sandy Klocinski says:

    I’d really have like to get a billion bucks…

  18. steven weber says:

    I really wanted the new iPhone 6.

  19. A new stove, a new laptop and a new bed. Thank you for this chance to win.

  20. I wish to get a new laptop.

  21. I wanted a set of brand name wireless headphones.

  22. Rebecca Parsons says:

    I wish I would have got a pair of slippers!

  23. I wish I’d gotten an Amazon gift card for Christmas.

  24. Linda Madden says:

    A beautiful diamond ring. I’ve been wanting one for a while now.

  25. Holly Thomas says:

    Michael Kors Handbag.

  26. I really wish I would have gotten a new elliptical machine for the holidays.

  27. Elizabeth says:

    I would have loved some cozy slippers.

  28. Lindsay Giedosh says:

    I wish I would’ve won the lottery lol!

  29. Molli Vandehey says:

    we’re broke, i just want to be able to keep us in housing.

  30. Lisa Aliperti says:

    Airline gift cards so I can visit my daughter

  31. Susan Smith says:

    I wanted a new laptop computer.

  32. Patricia C. says:

    I would have liked some nice recycling bins.

  33. Ann Fantom says:

    I really wish I got a new laptop for Christmas

  34. I received lots of great gifts, but I really wanted a new fridge.

  35. Kelly Nicholson says:

    Tell us what gift(s) you REALLY wish you’d gotten for the holidays!

    i got a happy..its cold

  36. I’d love to have gotten a camera and a bicycle.

  37. Jessica Cox says:

    I really wanted a laptop I got 3 pair of shoes which was awesome

  38. A new lens for my Canon Rebel SL1!
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  39. I really wish I’d gotten an iPad Air 2 for the holidays, but there’s always next year — or maybe my birthday before then.

  40. more money or gift cards

  41. Cynthia C says:

    I always enjoy getting gift cards.

  42. Debbi Wellenstein says:

    I really want new pajamas.

  43. Sarah Hayes says:

    I really wish Id gotten gift cards so i could buy things Id actually use

  44. I would love to upgrade my wedding ring. It’s just over two carats. I’d like a three carat center stone.

  45. I would have loved a fitbit!

  46. I would have loved a House of Jars jar or some products from Sweet Bliss Sugar Scrubs.

  47. I wish I’d gotten a vegan tote but then I found one for myself on a great sale after Christmas

  48. It would have been nice to get a new refrigerator or tv. 🙂
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  49. Hannah Avery says:

    I would like to get more essential oils! Also, some more maternity clothes would be nice!

  50. jenna tomaszewski says:

    A pair of new boots.

  51. Rise Isom says:

    I wish I got some silver hoop earrings

  52. Erika Messer says:

    I really wanted a new Samsung Galaxy smartphone for Christmas 🙂 But that is a pretty expensive gift so it will have to wait till tax time 🙂

  53. I really wish I’d received Pooh, snowflake, and snowmen earrings.

  54. Perfect tea maker by Tevana

  55. Seyma Shabbir says:

    I would have loved to get some nice tops. Usually my hubby picks out nice tops for me for Mothers day, would have liked some for christmas!

  56. A new laptop, a new bed and a new stove is what I really wanted and need.

  57. I would have liked a new treadmill!

  58. I wish I’d gotten an area rug for my living room.

  59. Carol Nine says:

    I wish I’d gotten a scanner mouse.

  60. I didn’t get a Coach bag:(

  61. I wish I could’ve gotten a tablet
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  62. A new sewing machine!

  63. I was hoping for cash and gift cards for my birthday.

  64. Cheryl Repeta says:

    I would have loved to gotten cold cash!

  65. Crystal Rose says:

    I wish I had a new pair of boots.

  66. shelly peterson says:

    A new coat would have been nice.

  67. James Robert says:

    I got all I wanted which was for my kids to have a decent Christmas and like what they had gotten and they did. Being a single dad raising 5 of them, not always easy to pick things you think they would like so it was special

  68. I wish I had gotten the captain America: the winter soldier blu-ray

  69. Natalie Brown says:

    Hi! A couple of things I really wish I’d have gotten are a pair of yoga pants and a Home Depot gift card to buy some paint for my apartment. Thank-you for this super fun chance!!

  70. Angela Saver says:

    I really wish I wish have gotten a Naked 3 Palette!

  71. I wanted a Baking Steel

  72. Shanna Beam says:

    I wish I would’ve gotten a real laptop instead of a Chromebook. I can’t even print coupons with it :-/

  73. I would have really loved to get a Fossil watch.
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  74. I wish I’d gotten a new TV for the bedroom

  75. Becky Moore says:

    I got everything I wanted..except my husband wasn’t here 🙁

  76. i would have loved a camera! mine is broken!!

  77. Stephanie says:

    I really want a mac book, but I think I am dreaming there 🙂

  78. Terra Heck says:

    I wish I would’ve gotten a Keurig single coffee brewer. Thanks.

  79. Barbara Montag says:

    I would have loved getting a FitBit.

  80. Marilyn Nawara says:

    I really wish someone would have gotten me an Remote Car Starter.

  81. I really wanted a tablet.

  82. Linda Bradshaw says:

    I would have loved to have gotten a new set of cookware. Maybe soon.

  83. Betsy Barnes says:

    This year, I was hoping to get a KitchenAid stand mixer. Well, it goes on my wish list for next year 🙂

  84. Christine A says:

    I wanted an eReader.

  85. I got most of what I wanted! But I’d love to receive a fireproof safe.

  86. Kathryn Hoehn says:

    ipad air

  87. I’m an American history geek, and I REALLY would have loved to receive the Ken Burns series, The Roosevelts, on DVD. Somehow I’m ashamed to admit I’m sorry I didn’t get a particular gift (as though somebody would have read my mind about it).

    Thanks for a great giveaway!

  88. richelle bowers says:

    i wish I would have gotten a new pan set

  89. I wish I’d have gotten a Garmin Forerunner 10 GPS Watch!

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  90. Kimberly Flickinger says:

    I wish that I had gotten a Coach purse. I currently do not own one, but would love to have one. That, and a fitbit

  91. I am thankful for everything I got if I had to say something I would say I need a blu-ray player.

  92. Kim Moore says:

    I wish I hd gotten a kitchen aid mixer!

  93. A coffee travel mug lol I know odd but I didn’t get what I ask for 😛

  94. Elizabeth says:

    I wanted some San Jose Sharks OYO minifigures.

  95. I really wanted some new luggage! The set we have is black and I want something colorful so I can find it easily at the airport and on cruise ships.

  96. A date night with my husband.

  97. Jill Myrick says:

    I would have loved to have gotten a new digital camera for Christmas.


  98. Stephanie O'Day says:

    I really wanted a kitchenaid stand mixer =(

  99. Wendy Mastin says:

    I wish I would have gotten a new Kindle

  100. would have loved a big tv!

  101. Cynthia R says:

    I really wish we had found a house to move into, would have been great!

  102. Sue McCollum says:

    I want a fit bit or another fitness tracker!

  103. amber kolb says:

    I wish I had gotten some work out DVDs 🙂 Thanks for the giveaway!

  104. Stephanie Larison says:

    I wish I would’ve gotten a new camera. *sigh* Lol

  105. I got everything I want! I would love to subscribe to Ipsy though!
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  106. I really, really wanted a new cookware set!

  107. Nicole Carter Weasley says:

    I really wanted a iPad.

  108. I wanted a new car. I’d like some earrings. (guess which I’ll got?)
    Thanks for the contest.

  109. diana smith hill says:

    A dining set, small one to seat four. Something made of real wood with matching comfortable chairs, not the pub height ones, because someone in our house has vertigo issues. But something nice. Very hard to find these days.

  110. Amanda Sakovitz says:

    A coat was on my list

  111. Kim Keithline says:

    I really wanted a treadmill for christmas but I am saving for one right now so I should have enough money for one soon!

  112. cynthia Dawson says:

    I would really have liked a Camera, but the gift of my family together was more than enough!

  113. Karen Drake says:

    I really wanted a Tablet for Christmas.

  114. I really wanted a Chromebook.

  115. Brandi Dawn says:

    I would have liked to have gotten some new music 🙂

  116. I wanted a Coach purse.

  117. Vikki Billings says:

    I really wanted Under the Dome by Stephen King hardcover, but I did not get it.

  118. Buddy Garrett says:

    I wish I had gotten a turntable and some gourmet chocolate.

  119. Leah Shumack says:

    I always really wish that I would get a really nice knife set since mine is like 10 years old!