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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Precocious Preteen Grand Prize Sponsor Spotlight ~ Perplexus


To celebrate Amber's 12th Birthday, I have gathered 12 items that she loves and will putting them all in one package as the grand prize in the "Precocious Preteen Giveaway Hop"! You will be seeing 12 Sponsor Spotlights for this event and on April 24th, Amber's Birthday, I will post the Grand Prize giveaway which will include a linky to several other giveaways in this hop!
Grand Prize item #3

Perplexus
Perplexus is a maze in a ball! What you do is roll a small marble through a 3D maze. Better than a flat maze, you will be flipping, twisting and starting over. There is more than one track to choose inside this challenging sphere of obstacles. The track is not enclosed so you must work with gravity to keep it from falling off. That is why I said you will be starting over. Once you master the maze you are still not done! You can compete with your friends and family to beat each others times, or to beat your own record time!
Perplexus is not only fun and entertaining, it also is a tool to help develop fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination and some spacial reasoning skills! Best of all, there are no batteries required and is perfectly portable!

Our Experience:
This ball of entertainment is recommended for age 6 and up but we found that any age was entertained! Even Charlotte at 15 months was entertained by the perplexing faces we all made while trying to maneuver the marble through the maze or the sounds made when there was a close call, as well as the groans when the marble went off track and the game started over!
You can get so involved in the maze that you don't want to put it down. You always think "I got it this time" and don't want to lode your place! BUT that is not a problem because it included a stand so that you could stop in the middle of a track and pick up where you left off later. Just set it in the stand to keep it from rolling the marble out of place.
Overall the whole family loved this! Even Daddy was perplexed at times! It is no wonder that it has won so many awards! Definitely a must have on holiday and birthday wish lists for all ages!

Connect with Perplexus:
You can purchase Perplexus at many online or brick and mortar retailers! Just click "Where 2 Buy"
Perplexus is also on Facebook and Twitter!

The Giveaway & Bonus Entry Option!
As part of the Precocious Preteen Giveaway Event one lucky reader will win the whole package! The package will contain a Perplexus Original and 11 other fantastic prizes! To get a head start on the party you can get an extra entry by commenting on this post! Please tell me who in your family you think will like this best! I will manually enter your bonus entries into the Rafflecopter form! 
Make sure you are signed up for email updates from What Mommy Wants and watch your inbox for more opportunities to get extra entries and more announcements about some HUGE sponsors... And of course when the main event starts on April 24th! You can do that by putting your email in the box to the right and clicking submit, just make sure you click the link in the verification email you get or you won't get anything.

I have received a sample in exchange for this review. All opinions in this review are that of me or my family and are 100% honest! I was not compensated in any way for this review nor am I obligated to give a positive review!  

3 comments:

  1. i know exactly who would benefit from this prize package my son he would just absolutly love this thanks for the great giveaway when its time ....

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  2. My daughter will be the first to finish the maze in the perplexus.
    vmkids3 at msn dot com

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  3. My daughter would go nuts for this!
    madmegid at yahoo dot com

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