Giveaways

Want to Get Organized?

Friday, August 6th, 2010

Getting and staying organized is a huge challenge for anyone with a busy life.  Between blogging, projects, and the daily ‘mom’ obligations, staying organized is definitely one of my biggest challenges too. 

What about you?  Do you struggle with staying organized?  Do you want to declutter your home, but don’t know where to start?  Whether your home needs a complete organizational overhaul, or you have just a room or two that is outside of your clutter comfort zone, here’s an opportunity to discover how to create an organized space you’ll love.

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This weekend, my lovely sponsor Simplify 101 is offering two readers a spot in the online workshop Organizing 101 ~ the opportunity for a fresh start!  

In Organizing 101, you’ll learn basic organizing concepts, plus you’ll uncover the reasons why your past efforts may not be working.  The workshop is packed with motivation, inspiration, and most importantly, the tools you need to get organized once and for all and just in time for back to school.  Here’s a sneak peek 2 minute video that gives you the skinny on what you can expect in this workshop. 

Spread out over six weeks, you’ll have plenty of time to review the materials that provide answers to your pressing organizational issues.   You’re free to review the weekly materials on your own time over the six weeks, online or in PDF format, or even in MP3 format.  

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You’ll have the support of a professional organizer to answer questions, plus a friendly online community, you can take action and organize your home. 

The kind folks at Simplify 101 are offering two lucky readers a free spot in the Organizing 101 online workshop – a $75 dollar value, starting this upcoming week.      

Eligibility to win one of two free spots in the Organizing 101 workshop:

1)  Leave a comment simply describing your biggest organizational challenge !  

2) For a second chance to win, either link to this giveaway on Facebook OR tweet this giveaway with a link on Twitter, and then leave a second comment telling me where you mentioned this giveaway (FB or Twitter). 

Giveaway ends Monday August 9th at 8 p.m. PST ~ two winners chosen by Random.org. 

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If you’d like more tips on organizing your home or office top to bottom, sign up for Simplify 101’s organizing newsletter right here !   You can also follow the blog and get even more daily tips.

GOOD LUCK and HAPPY WEEKEND !

 

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Custom Monogram GIVEAWAY

Friday, July 16th, 2010

Greetings all, happy Friday, I have a great giveaway for you this weekend.  My dear friend Cathe from the very popular blog Just Something I Made just happens to be a most talented graphic artist and collector of vintage monograms.   She combines her professional graphic artistry skills with her collection of vintage images to create these very stylish one-of-a-kind custom monograms for a multitude of uses. 

Take a peek at this sample of her work, aren’t they completely wonderful ? 

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There’s so many ways they can be used  ~  you can create something unique and truly you with your own custom monograms:

Custom Vintage Monogram

 

Imagine the creative possibilities ~  I love the idea of framing different styles in a wall gallery, or creating personalized stationery.  What a wonderful wedding gift these would make !

Cathe will create for you a set of custom monograms with your chosen two initials, a $125 value.  You will receive a high resolution PDF file with at least six different styles with your chosen letters.  There will be two winners of this giveaway !

If you have any questions about how these monograms are created, how they can be used, or what colors are available, please visit this FAQ page.   You can view even more examples in this Etsy shop.

 

Eligibility to win one of two sets of custom vintage monograms: 

1)  Simply leave a comment describing what you would do with your own set of custom monograms.   

2) For a second chance to win, either link to this giveaway on Facebook, or tweet this giveaway on Twitter (and leave a second comment telling where you linked, FB or Twitter)

3) For a third chance to win, visit Cathe at Just Something I Made and become a follower, or sign up to follow Cathe on Twitter.  Leave an additional comment telling where you are following.

Giveaway ends Monday July 19th at 8 p.m. PST.  Two winners chosen by Random.org.

GOOD LUCK ! 

Wishing you a fabulous weekend.  We’re going to try to hop over to Napa for some wine tasting, can’t wait !

 

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Wall Decor Winners

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Hello lovelies, happy Monday !   How was your weekend ?   Hope you enjoyed it ! 

Thankfully, I pulled myself away from the ice cream maker (whew!), and I decided late Friday to be more productive with my energy. . .  so I’m diving into a mini makeover in the master bedroom with some modern lamps, bedding, end tables . . . even the headboard is not safe, and will be getting some new fabric ! 

I’m midway through the upgrades, and if all turns out as planned, I’ll have some pics later in the week, meanwhile congratulations to the following two lucky winners of the Xpresiv Designs giveaway:

#17:  Teresa at Too Many Heartbeats who wrote:

“There are so many that I absolutely love. One is ‘Bless All Who Enter’ and I would put it in my foyer.”

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#210:  Debra of The Bunnys Bungalow who wrote:

“I would pick ‘Bless this home and all who enter’.  I love the birds on a branch too!”

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Winners, please contact me and I’ll get you your $50 dollar gift card.  

Everyone else, stay cool and enjoy your summer day !

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