PB & Milk – Are Cheerios giving jam the boot? GIVEAWAY!

by Ashley on February 15, 2013

in Life Made Delicious

I never used to like peanut butter.  All the years I was growing up peanut butter turned my tummy, the smell, the texture, the fact that it was made from peanuts (blech!) – it was all a bad scene.

Then I got pregnant.

Pregnancy changes SO many things, our bodies, our sleep patterns…our lives for ever and our taste buds.  Not long into my pregnancy with Bethany I began to crave peanut butter and tea each morning.  I ate loaves and loaves of toast slathered with peanut butter (because I was eating 2 or 22 at that point) in complete and utter bliss.

Both girls were born and while some things went back to normal, my taste buds never did.  All Natural Peanut Butter became a grocery staple and a good “friend”.  Audrey and I love to share crisp Pink Lady apple slices smeared with peanut butter, I still love warm homemade bread/toast with a light layer of peanut butter or, if the day’s been bad a little (tiny) spoonful of peanut butter and a few chocolate chips.  It’s such a treat and I love it!


When we heard that Cheerios, another favourite around this house was coming out with Peanut Butter Cheerios you can bet we were a little excited!  Audrey and I tore into our parcel when it arrived and she dove right into the yummy snack!  Great with milk or as a dry snack, these Cheerios are sure to please the peanut butter lover in your home.

I had plans to make a Peanut Butter Cheerio Chocolate square but our boxes disappeared a little too quickly.  I’m going to have to buy another box to give it a try.


Good thing for me and for YOU that our friends are General Mills have an excellent offer happening right now!  For a limited time only you can visit their Life Made Delicious – General Mills Canada Facebook page and claim your coupon for a FREE BOX OF PEANUT BUTTER CHEERIOS (with the purchase of one of the other Cheerios flavours – Banana Cheerios, Apple Cinnamon Cheerios, or Chocolate Cheerios)!  Then all you have to do is take your coupon to the grocery store on March 16 & 17th 2013 to claim your FREE BOX OF PEANUT BUTTER CHEERIOS!

It’s awesome!  If you’re a peanut butter craving pregnant lady like I was, it’s as if General Mills is saying “Take that CRAVINGS!”  If you can’t wait to try these Cheerios that’s ok, they hit store shelves March 4th and will be waiting for you!

Then if they weren’t being generous enough, they’ve given Our Family Stone the opportunity to give one of our special readers the chance to receive the Peanut Butter Cheerios Gift Pack that we received!


Enter on the Rafflecopter form below for your chance to win!  Please keep in mind this contest is open to CANADIAN RESIDENTS ONLY and will run until February 28th 2013.

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 Disclosure – I am participating in the Life Made Delicious Ambassador Program by Mom Central Canada on behalf of General Mills. I received compensation as a thank you for participating and for sharing my honest opinion. The opinions on this blog are my own