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Friday, March 4, 2011

My March Giveaway

Since March is the month we celebrate St. Patrick's day - no matter if we're Irish or not - and many of us are starting to spend more time outside, I think it's only fitting to offer something "green" for my Giveaway prize this month.

I am offering this 269 page hard cover book:


I browsed through this book by Tamsin Blanchard who lives in London with her partner and daughter and a small silkworm farm. It has an interesting subject mix all pertaining to being green and environmentally friendly in our everyday life.

Also, I am offering this pretty 200-pc Disney puzzle that even I could probably tackle...it's small, cute and does not seem too challenging ... in other words, it looks to me like it would be fun to assemble.


It would probably look very pretty framed and hanging in a sun room, porch or a child's room.

The rules are simple - as always - everyone is welcomed to enter - previous winners and overseas bloggers included.

Leave a comment on this post saying you want to be in the drawing. If you just want to comment, then please let me know so I won't put your name in the hat.

You can earn more entries by

a) being a follower

b) following me on facebook

c) sharing this giveaway with others through your blog (linking back), or via twitter or on facebook

Please let me know which applies to you so that I can give you the additional entries for the drawing. 

Last day to enter will be Saturday, March 19, 2011!

(I will announce the winner the following day.)

In closing, I want to share that my (green leaf) lettuce are doing well. I planted the seeds almost two weeks ago (2/25/11) and soon I will transfer them into bigger pots:


Maybe if all goes well, I can enjoy fresh salads all summer long. Have you seen the prices on lettuce in the stores lately? $2.89 for a head of Iceberg lettuce? I don't think so!

Happy weekend everyone!

17 comments:

Beansieleigh said...

Oh just LOOK at that lettuce! Keep it up, and that's going to be one gorgeous bumper crop!!!.. Please do count me in for the giveaway! I forever "BEE" a follower, and I posted it on my right side bar! ~tina

Lisa @ Two Bears Farm said...

Count me in - my 4 year old would love that puzzle - even if it is Tinkerbell ;-) I'm a follower, and I just liked your honeybee fan page on facebook (I didn't see a link for a blog fanpage, so I'm going to assume that's the one you'd like liked!)

Chatty Crone said...

Oh look at your baby lettuce - how sweet and cute! I'm a follower and would like to be entered! love, sandie

Annie said...

Hi again. Don't put me in the drawing. Hopefully someone with a sweet little girl or grandgirl will win and enjoy the putting of this together.

Loved seeing your lettuce. Inspirational. Yeah, lettuce and greens in general are just sky high. Not to mention everything else.

Ginny said...

Your lettuce looks great! Is it iceburg? I think I think I'll opt out of the giveaway this time, as I don't really have time to read or do puzzles.

" me " said...

i'm in and i link it on my blog ;) !

Saskia @ Crafty Valley said...

Can I enter please? How's Gizmo? :)

Ann said...

I work in a grocery store so I know that the produce prices are through the roof these days. Tomatoes are another one that have skyrocketed.
I would love to be included in your giveaway and I'm also a follower :)

the booker man said...

miss doris! look at your totally cutesies little lettuces! what kind are they? my daddy is gonna plant his seeds soon...he's got cucumbers, carrots, beans, and tomatoes. if we put all that together with your lettuces, that's one crazy go nuts awesome salad! teehee.
pretty please don't worry about enterin' me 'n mama in your giveaway for this month cuz we wanna make sure that puzzle goes to a little hooman two-legger. :)

*woof*
the booker man

pee s -- gizzy, me 'n asa won't evarrr evarrr let mama have a cat either! she got the allergics to them anyway!

marianne said...

You are so sweet!!!
But don't put my name in the hat dear. I am not a reader at all (shame on me I know) So the others have more change.
Just wanted to leave you a comment and wish you and Gizzy a fun weekend ;)
Hope that lettuce will grow.

Marion said...

Liebe Doris,

hab ganz lieben Dank für Deine lieben Worte auf meinem Blog. Ich habe mich sehr darüber gefreut.
Hier ist der Link zum Flower Bed CAL, vielleicht magst Du ja auch mitmachen? http://theflowerbed-shr.blogspot.com/
Ich hatte im letzten Post über ihn berichtet.
Ich wünsche Dir und Gizzy ein wunderschönes Wochenende mit ganz viel Sonnenschein und tollen Spaziergängen. Ganz viele liebe Grüße schickt Dir,
Marion

" me " said...

doris, thank you for your interesting reaction !
And have a nice weekend !

Caryn said...

Hi, please pop my name down in your draw.

Deborah said...

YES, I want to be in the contest!!!!
I remembered this month!!
Can you believe it is March already :)
I don't watch alot of TV, but if I do, it has to be good. :)
xxoo
Deborah

Anonymous said...

I would love the puzzle,perfect for my little girl.Have a lovely day.

Danijela

plavicasta@yahoo.com

Janine said...

Hi Doris,
1,2,3 ich bin dabei, hi hi.
Bitte wirf meinen Namen mit in den Hut.
Ich folge deinem Blog gerne und hab dein Giveaway auf meiner Sidebar verlinkt.
alles Liebe
Janine

Budding Violinist said...

Count me in!!