February 18, 2010

My First Giveaway!!!!!!!

I honor of starting up this blog I thought I'd have a giveaway!!!!
I'm so excited about this.... :)
Ok, I'm giving away some natural soap that I made in the fall!
The scent is Lavender and it also has oatmeal and cocoa butter in it.
Its my favorite of all the soap I have made. And I hope you enjoy it just as much!
Now onto how to win......
There will be two winners this time.
The ways to enter are...
For 1 entry- Leave a comment for me
For 1 more entry- Post about this giveaway on your blog
And for another entry- Email 3 friends about this giveaway
You will be able to enter a total of 3 times this way!!
If you do not have a blog....
For 1 entry- Leave me a comment
For 1 more entry- Send me a recipe of your favorite dish to make
And for another entry- Email 3 friends about this giveaway
I will announce the winner on Saturday March 6!!
I hope to hear from you all soon!!!!


Taylor said...

I definitely want to enter!! I love having natural stuff. :D I will post about this soon and let you know when I do!

Congratulations on your first ever giveaway, Laura!! :)


DelightinginHim said...

Please enter me, I love handmade soap! I am hoping to try my hand at making some soon.

Miss Sarah Elizabeth said...

Hello Laura!

Please enter me for the soap giveaway! I really like your blog too, especially the background!

~Sarah Elizabeth

Laura @ Rejoicing Evermore said...

Thanks for visiting my blog! Ad me in on the giveaway too, I LOVE handmade soaps!

Hannah Paige said...

How fun! Enter me, Laura1 I posted about it.

~Hannah Paige

legendswife said...

I would love to win this. I found you on another blog page, and saw you are from Texas. No snow? You can come and have all the snow you want here in Minnesota:)

God Bless

Lindsay said...

Oh, I'd love to enter your giveaway, Laura! What a neat prize you're giving away. :)

~ Love,

Eldarwen said...

+1 I would love to enter, Laura!
+3 I am e-mailing 3 friends! =D

Thanks for entering mine! =D


Hannah said...

Oh, I'd love to enter your giveaway.
thanks so much.


Hannah said...

Oh, I'd love to enter your giveaway.
thanks so much.


Anonymous said...

What a nice give-away! I love home-made products! Please enter me!

I have lots of recipes I like :) ... But how do I get it to you? Do I post it here in a comment?

I plan to email 3 friends, and I'll comment again when I've done that :)

-Megan M<><

Elindira Evenstar said...

I love giveaways! I would like to enter. I will post about it on my blog, and I will email three people! :D

Alli said...

I would love to enter! I love homemade soap. Lavender especially.


Katie said...

I would love to enter

Naomi said...

I want to enter!! :) Looks like lovely soap.
Really nice blog, my dear. Beautiful. :) Keep it up!

btw, your sister is adorable. :)

Hannah Sawyer said...

I would love to win this soap giveaway!

I will telling 3 friends about this.

Where should I send my favorite recipe to?


Laura said...

Hello All!!
Thank you so much for leaving comments!!
I'm really suprised by all the people who found my blog!
Its very exciting!!
Anyway, about the recipes...
you can just leave me a comment with it in it.
Thank you all!

Lindsay said...

Hi again Laura,
Here's the recipe I'm going to share with you for another entry in your giveaway. This is one of our favorite casseroles to make for supper. It's very easy... and very delicious! :)

Hot Chicken Salad

2 cups diced cooked chicken
2 cups cooked rice
1 cup sliced celery
1/2 cup slivered almonds
1 Tbsp. finely chopped onion (we use more than that)
1 can cream of chicken soup
1/2 tsp. salt
1 Tbsp. lemon juice
1/4 tsp. pepper
1/4 cup water
3/4 cup mayonnaise
2 cups grated cheddar cheese (1 cup inside, 1 on top)

What to do:
Put all ingredients in a large bowl. Stir thoroughly. Pour into a greased 9 x 13 pan and sprinkle with cheese.Bake at 450 degrees for 15 minutes and enjoy!

~ Love,

Rachel Grace said...

What a great giveaway! I would love to enter, thank you.
The soap you made looks really cool, and my favorite scent is lavendar!
Rachel Grace

Lulu said...

Hello Laura--just found your blog through Hannah! I would love to enter.

Lulu said...

I told friends!

Taylor said...

Hi Laura,
I just posted about your giveaway on my blog. You can find it here:


I'm sorry it took me so long to finally post about it! Have a blessed day!


♥ Kimmi's Corner ♥ said...

Please enter me! I would LOVE lavendar soap! Thanks so much! God bless!


Dilvîn said...

Hi Laura,
I like soap!
please enter me in
~Miss Grace E.

Dilvîn said...

Hi Laura,
I posted about your giveaway
Here is the link to it


I like lavender!
~Miss Grace E.

Hannah said...

I like homemade soap!!
Please enter me in.
Great giveaway!

Hannah said...

I emailed 3 friends and told them about your giveaway!!

Our Family said...

Thank you for hosting this giveaway, Laura. The soap looks wonderful and I'm sure it smells so too!!!

Savannah Cochran

Hannah said...

I posted about your giveaway on my blog. Well, actually I have a page on my blog where I will post about giveaways going on, and I put it on there.
Here is the link:



Allison said...

I LOVE homeade soap!!! Please enter me in your contest! My blog is www.daughteroftheking.blogspot.com


Cora Beth said...

Your soap looks so lovely!!! Please enter me into your contest... (I learned about your blog on Grace & Hannah's blogs...)

Be blessed~

Anonymous said...

Ok, I emailed 3 friends (four, actually), and I'm just going to post a recipe here in my comment. I have lots of recipes I love, but this is one of my ABSOLUTE favorites! ;)



9 cups Corn Chex®, Rice Chex®, Wheat Chex® or Chocolate Chex® cereal (or combination)
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar


1. Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
2. In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 2-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag.
3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.

High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No change.


-Megan M<><

Eldarwen said...

I posted about it here: http://thefaithfulelvenprincess.blogspot.com/2010/02/news-death-traveling-and-giveaways.html


Mac and Kat said...

Oh wow! I would love to be entered in the contest!!


Katie G. said...

I would to be entered in the giveaway! I will post again when i get the post on my blog up!!!

Thanks so much!

Johanna said...

Here is my first entry!

Johanna said...

I just posted about it!

Jenna said...

Hi Laura!

I would love to be enter this giveaway! What a great prize! :)
Thank you!

Many Blessings,

Jenna said...

Hello Again!

I just posted about your giveaway on my blog. Here is the link:

Many Blessings,

Miranda said...

Thanks so much for hosting this! The soap looks wonderful! My e-mail is tropicalbreezefabrics@gmail.com. Thanks again!

Bethany said...

I'd love to enter! Beautiful soaps!

Bethany said...

I posted about this on my blog!

Bethany said...

I emailed 3 people!

Kelsey Anne Hoppman said...

I would love to be entered!

Jamie said...

Hi! Can you please put my name in the drawing? I love homeade soap! It is so much better for you than the storebought stuff!

Danny said...

Can you enter me, please? My mom and sister really want this soap:) Looks like good soap!

Anonymous said...

Here is my comment :^) Love you! I so enjoyed getting to spend time with you this weekend! Love, Anna Conner

Bethany said...

I'd love to win this! Count me in!

Rachel said...

Hello!! My name is Rachel, and I just found your blog from
Linsay's blog at 'Content in Christ.
The soap looks wonderful, and I would love to be entered in!! :)
Thank you, and God bless!!!

Alexandra said...

Hi! I would love to enter your giveaway! The soap looks wonderful... xD


+1--I posted about it! :)

Thank you! Good Luck to everyone!!!


Hannah grace said...

I posted about it!