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Home Depot: Gift Card Giveaway

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Hi everyone, happy weekend to you all!  Last night I was in Roseville and I gave a presentation for Home Depot in partnership with their resident garden expert Skip.  He taught us all a few new things about container gardening, and I chimed in the creative side, sharing some ideas on how to spruce up ordinary containers plus a few ideas on how to add beauty and whimsy to outdoor spaces.  I didn’t take any pictures since I was speaking, but here is a peek at one part where I’m showing how to create a mosaic tile planter, courtesy of Home Depot on Instagram.  I’ll show how I made that beautiful planter next week!

This weekend, the kind folks over at Home Depot are offering three lucky winners a $50 gift card to shop for anything you want!  Yep, there are three gift cards up for grabs this weekend.  Who’s in the mood for a little home improvement? 

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Eligibility to win one of three $50 Home Depot gift cards up for grabs. 

1.  Tell me what’s your next home improvement project?  Is it painting, gardening, a repair or room remodel?  Name your project in a comment on this post.

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

Three winners chosen at random, US and Canada only.  Giveaway ends Monday May 7th at 8 p.m. PST.  By entering this giveaway you agree to this site’s giveaway policy and Official Rules of Entry.  

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. 

Winners notified via email.  

#409 Felicia Kramer, #1,156 Kimberly Bruhn and #1,745 Sunshine

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Decorative Pillow Giveaway

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Greetings all and happy weekend to you!  This decorative pillow giveaway is brought to you by Stylish Furniture and Decor, an online source for chic modern furniture and home accessories.  They offer something for every room from lighting to rugs to wall decor.  This weekend Stylish Furniture and Decor is offering one winner their choice of any one designer pillow (up to $270 value) and their pillow collection is divine!

decorative pillow giveaway collage

Eligibility to win the designer pillow up for grabs:

1)  Hop on over to visit the Pillow Collection and pick a favorite, then name it in a comment.

2) For a second chance to win, link to this giveaway on Facebook or Twitter, then leave a second comment naming where you linked (FB or Twitter).

One winner only, US and Canada only, up to a $270 value.  Giveaway ends Tuesday February 7, 2012 at 8 p.m. PST.  By entering this giveaway you agree to this site’s giveaway policy and Official Rules of Entry

**** Also Centsational Girl readers receive a 10% discount at through the end of February with the code CENTGIRL  – happy shopping!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.

Winner: #853  Autumn M.

(Autumn, I sent you an email, congrats!)

 

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Get Organized! A Giveaway

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

We like to get away for a few days after Christmas and year after year, we end up heading to Lake Tahoe.  We left Christmas Day to have dinner with my sister and her family then ended up at the lake the next day.  Lake Tahoe is always a beautiful destination, where you can take in views of the majestic lake and breathe the crisp of the mountain air.  (Every time we visit, I dream of a having a little log cabin there someday, filled with rustic beams, pine armoires, a stone covered fireplace, and plaid sheets!)  If you ever get a chance to visit Lake Tahoe, you’ll love it. Here’s a snowy winter tour from last year, and a fall tour from the year before.   

We came home from our getaway last night to the comforts of home, but also the leftover remnants of Christmas. And as much as I love (and need) that Christmas scent, at season’s end it’s always dried to a crisp. Then comes that moment (I know you feel this too) when the need for clean hits and you simply cannot rest until ever last twig and needle leaves the premises. It happened last night. 

I couldn’t rest until (two hours later) all of it was deposited in the bin outside and I was left sweating, broom in hand, having rid the house of anything that was once a swag of an evergreen. Today I’ll be packing up the rest of the decor for next year, and for me there’s not much more that’s as satisfying as getting organized in anticipation of the new year. 

Yes, it’s almost January, and don’t you love what it brings? The promise of fresh start.

organized basket under bed

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Organization increases productivity, decreases anxiety, and allows one to think more clearly and creatively. Organization is a time saver when you don’t waste precious minutes searching for things ~ when all your stuff is in its intended place. 

organized craft room via

I have a lot of housekeeping to do in the next few days, here on the ol’ blog and at home too, because I’m craving that clean slate for the start of 2012. 

Aren’t you?

organized storage mud room bhg

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Sooooo…… how perfectly timed is today’s giveaway, brought to you you by my long time sponsor Simplify 101.  Two lucky readers will win a free spot in their Organizing 101 Online Workshop which begins in early January.  Your instructor is professional organizer Aby Garvey, founder of Simplify 101, and recently featured in the January issue of Better Homes & Gardens (check out page 37!) . In this workshop, you’ll learn how to declutter your home using simple yet effective organizing principles for a space of any size.  The material is presented in bite size pieces in six lessons over six weeks, which allows you to digest the information and reasonably put it into action. 

Don’t you want to start changing the way you live? 

If you run into any stumbling blocks along the way, you have direct access to Aby, so you can get unstuck and get going again.  You’ll learn basic organizing concepts, a simple, step-by-step organizing process, and start to set compelling goals for your future organizing projects to create the organized home you’ve always dreamed of. 

Eligibility to win one of two spots in the Organizing 101 Workshop ($79 value):

1. Leave a comment telling where you most need organization in your life. 

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

3. For a third chance to win, sign up to receive the free Mini Guide for creating a command central binder, then leave third comment stating “I’m signed up”. 

Two winners chosen at random, giveaway ends Sunday January 1, 2012 at 8 p.m. PST.

Bonus: Simplify 101 is offering CG readers 15% off enrollment of any of their current workshops and instant downloads.  To take advantage of this offer, enter CG15 during checkout. This offer is good through Friday, January 6, 2012, (and can’t be combined with any other offer).  Also, if you’ve got organizational questions, you can live chat with Aby on the BH&G Facebook page on January 5th between 2 and 4 CST.

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.

winners:  # 398  Janna and # 554 Audra, congratulations!

Winners received an email from me.

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