Sunday, May 24, 2009

WIN: Celsius Burns Calories

Some of us may still be trying to lose a few pounds before summer starts. There is no quick fix, but there is a drink that says it will let you burn 100 calories or more per serving! Celsius! Plus, it also helps keep you alert and increase energy.

It has the same amount of caffeine as two cups of coffee - 200 mg. And it also contains "Metaboost", which is a combination of Taurine, Guarana extract, Green Tea Leaf extract, the caffeine, Glucuronolactane and ginger extract.

Each can has 10 calories - but burns 100 calories or more!

My family had the opportunity to try five cans. Now, I am a picky person when it comes to drinks so I tested it on my husband first. I gave him the Raspbery Acai and Peach Mango teas. He felt no affects from the increased caffeine, but he is also 220 pounds and takes a lot of caffeine during the day. The 200 mg was like a rain drop in the ocean.

Now, I like Orange Soda, so that was the first flavor I tried myself - carbonated Orange. The flavor was weaker than Orange Soda, but it definetely revved me up for play dates and kept me going for hours. Next I tried the Ginger Ale. Whoa - now that was FULL of Ginger Flavor! In fact, it was more gingery than the Ginger Beer (non alcoholic) that I crave when pregnant! Finally, I tried the Lemon-Lime. I could taste a ginger after-taste, but it was still very delicious! I had it at 7 am and it gave me enough energy to bring my gma on errands with the kids and go on another playdate without pause!

Did it burn calories? Hard to say since I only tried 3 cans! But, I think that Celsius is worth a shot as part of a diet and exercise plan to get you ready for summer!

WIN WIN WIN
Would you like to win a sampling of Celsius Drinks? Visit Celsius and check out the different flavors available. Tell me what Flavor appeals to you the most!


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Contest ends at 11:59pm EST on June 14, 2009. If the prize is not claimed within 72 hours a new winner will be chosen. I will email prize winner and also post winners name here on Playdate Picks the day after the contest ends.
Winner will be chosen at Random! I will be using Random.com to select the winner.
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This is solely the opinion of the Mom Buzz. Other people may have different experiences with the product.

69 comments:

  1. I think the lemon-lime sounds most appealing to me.

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  2. I have the Playdate Picks button on my blog.

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  3. I blogged.

    http://badgermomma.blogspot.com/2009/05/celcius-drink-sampling-giveaway-ends.html

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  4. I follow you on Twitter and have tweeted.

    http://twitter.com/badgermomma/statuses/1902268984

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  5. I would love to try the Green Tea Peach Mango.

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  6. Wild Berry flavor appeals to me the most! Yum!

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  7. I follow on Twitter (cdziuba) and tweeted: http://twitter.com/cdziuba/status/1905019688

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  10. the gingerale is what I would choose- mrs.mommyyatgmaildotcom

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  11. Green Tea Raspberry Acai sounds interesting.

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  12. I cant choose GreenTea Raspberry Acai sounds good but my favorite old stand by that got me through many a sick day in my youth was Ginger Ale so pick one Ill go with that RichJ_57@hotmail.com

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  13. Green Tea Raspberry Acai is what I'd try first. But then I'd try the others too!!
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  14. Lemon-Lime!
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  15. Following on Twitter (id- electricisland) & a Tweet!

    http://twitter.com/electricisland/status/1911455921

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  16. neenee838@yahoo.com

    the green tea-peach mango sounds most appealing to me.

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  17. Wild Berry flavor sounds delish. Thanks.
    magic5905@embarqmail.com

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  18. Sparkling Ginger Ale is my fav

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  19. The Wild Berry sounds good to me! :)

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  20. Mmm...the Green Tea Peach Mango sounds great!

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  21. I follow your blog...

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  22. I like the ginger flavor.
    maryann at darocks dot com

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  23. would like to try the Green Tea Raspberry Acai

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  24. I'd like to try the Green Tea Peach Mango

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  25. Green Tea Peach Mango sounds intriguing

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  26. The Orange sounds yummy!
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  27. I'm a member in the forum-Staci A.
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  28. Wild Berry would be my first pick.

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  30. I follow on twitter and i tweeted: http://twitter.com/gosfam/status/2043996182

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  31. I'd love to try the Green Tea Peach Mango!

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  32. I'd like to try the Green Tea Raspberry Acai.

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  33. Green Tea Peach Mango sounds great!

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  34. The GreenTea Raspberry Acai sounds delicious!

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  35. I follow on twitter and tweeted. http://twitter.com/susanlanai/status/2068806332

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  36. The wild berry sounds very good

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  37. I follow on twitter and tweeted http://twitter.com/silkdress/status/2086949052

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  39. I blogged http://ferretsandparrots.blogspot.com/2009/06/playdate-picks-win-celsius-burns.html#links

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  40. i think that i would like the lemon lime flavor best, thanks, melissa.barne76 at yahoo dot com

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  41. I would love the Green Tea Peach Mango.
    erma.hurtt@sbcglobal.net

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  42. I'd like to try the Green Tea Peach Mango.

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  43. I tweeted your giveaway @ https://twitter.com/jettaway75/status/2154646774

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  44. I follow you on Twitter (jettaway75)

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  45. I'd love to try the green tea - raspberry acai!

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  46. I tweeted and follow on Twitter.

    http://twitter.com/nomorecages87/status/2163596979

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  47. I follow and have your button on my blog.

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  48. I blogged about this giveaway.

    http://nomorecages.blogspot.com/2009/06/celsius-giveaway.html

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  49. I joined the PlayDate Picks Forum.

    User name: nomorecages

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  50. i am a follower....enter me please

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  51. I would never have selected giner ale as my choice, but once you mentioned that it tasted like ginger beer, nothing can compare to that!

    Thanks for the giveaway!
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  52. I follow your blog on blogger.

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  53. http://twitter.com/klp1965/status/2166923973

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  54. The Green Tea Peach Mango sounds awesome!

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  55. I like the Green Tea Peach Mango flavor!
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  56. Ginger Ale, please!
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  57. Green Tea Peach Mango.. I love peach mango anything :)

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  58. I love the Wild Berry flavor!

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  59. I joined your forum under the username lilyk.

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