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Monday, March 16, 2009

Giveaway!!!


Hey guys, thanks for all the input on the patio. I will be looking for more colorful pots, outside artwork, and colorful cushions. Well, I've looked all over town for cushions, pretty ones are hard to find! I will be working on the patio for the next several weeks and will post it when it's done.


On with the giveaway........


This giveaway will be held at Fort Thompson. This is a wonderful blog dedicated to reaching people for Christ! Tim is a christian man with a beautiful family. He also hosts giveaways and has recently started "Monthly Miracles". Every month someone tells a story of a miracle that has happened in their life. Tim is a miracle himself, you have to read his story Angels and miracles


it's amazing!


I am giving away 2 frames! An initial of your choice and a "Welcome Spring" frame.

Tim will have all the info. on his blog on how to register, so head on over there!! Just click on the Fort Thompson link.





Good Luck!!!!!!!


My Etsy Store is located under "My Links" on the left hand side under "My followers".


Oh my goodness, I just realized today is St. Patrick's Day and I sent Chase to school without a stitch of green! He's gonna get pinched all day, poor little guy!

30 comments:

Bo said...

Hi Kristen...how sweet & generous of you to donate these gorgeous frames for a giveaway...I will have to go check out this man's site...thanks for sharing about it! ;-) Bo

Jo said...

Beautiful! I am on my way back to Tim's to enter!

kimmcl said...

Hey Kristen! Very sweet of you to offer this giveaway. I've had so many tiny miracles in my life thanks to Him, they all add up to one big miracle! I'll check out Tim's blog for sure! Thanks for sharing!!
Kim

marty39 said...

Kristen you are so very talented and the frames are both just gorgeous. Thanks for your generosity. Hugs, Marty

"Blossom" said...

Kristen, I know we all have had miracles in our lifes; my children, grand children and a husband who survived cancer. I may be selfish but there is one miracle that I haven't received yet. God, gave eye site back to the blind that couldn't see and he fed his people on fish and had plenty. My mother has alzheimers and I have prayed everyday for god to give her back to me the way she was. We use to go fishing, swimming, shopping and the calls from her every sunday where the highlights of my life with her. We use to go flying, vacations in flordia and helicopter riding for her 50 anniversary. I hold her dear in my heart but I just can't help but think that if god can do all this than why can't he give me my mother back. My daughters tell me that granny is here and I should be thankful for that she is here and that she is not suffering. I want to talk to her about my children, grand children and her great grand children. I want to hold her and tell her how much I love her and miss the Sunday calls and talking about her laying in the sun and planting her flowers. I have several large quilts that she made and I lay on them on my bed and fall asleep thinking about what she was thinkin when she made it for me. I'm not made a god I just want him to hear my prayer. I hope he does~! Glad you're back blogging again. Blossom

Hollie said...

I just had to stop by and tell you that those frames are beautiful! OMG, love 'em! I found you through Fort Thompson! I'll keep my fingers crossed.....

Donna@designson47thstreet said...

Hi Kristen! What a sweet and generous thing for you to do. I've been thinking about your initial frames for awhile now. I will definitely be signing up for the giveaway.

I'm sorry I haven't posted lately. You will see why if you check my blog....getting ready for my spring show. It takes so much time.

Your little Chase is such a handsome young man. Don't you hate it when you think they might be miserable at school? I bet his friends will take pity on him or he will use a marker pen to paint some green on himself.

Your sil's bouquet was gorgeous! i would love to see more.

Wish you lived in my town!

Donna

Shelia said...

Morning, Kristen! That's so nice of you to donate your lovely little frames for the giveaway!
Be a sweetie,
shelia ;)

Shelia said...

Morning, Kristen! That's so nice of you to donate your lovely little frames for the giveaway!
Be a sweetie,
shelia ;)

Anonymous said...

What a story I just read it...WOW

LOVE your frames....

May you always walk in sunshine.
May you never want for more.
May Irish angels rest their wings,
Right beside your door.

An Irish blessing

Happy St Paddy's Day,
Kathy :)

Abigail Hutchinson said...

I love love love your work! I just came over from Fort Thompson! and I entered the giveaway! Adding to your list of followers now! Have a great St Patrick's day!
~Abigail

Marci @ All Things Wonderful said...

So pretty!

Marci @ All Things Wonderful said...

So pretty!

Susan S. said...

Your work is always so pretty and creative! I'm going to pop over and check out "the man" site.

Chase sure looked cute as a ring bearer and he ROCKED the tux!

A Hint of Home said...

Can't wait to see the patio when it's done.
Your frames are adorable. So pretty and I love colors you use. I'm heading over to the other site right now. Thanks for the info.

Melissa Miller said...

Kristen you are just the sweetest person to donate frames for a giveaway.

They are all so gorgeous.

I hope poor Chase doesn't really get a pinch.
Happy St Patty's Day!
~Melissa :)

Diane @ Four Paws and Co said...

The frames are beautiful Kristen! Hope Chase didn't get pinched very much. ;0}. Happy St Paddy's Day! ♥ Diane

marty39 said...

Kristen your giveaway is just so beautiful and so generous. I love all of your creations. I also want to thank you for your always gracious remarks and for stopping by for a visit. I really appreciate it. Happy St. Patty's Day! Hugs, Marty

heather said...

This is so special!!!! Thanks for doing this!!!
I love your blog :)

Judi said...

Kristen
Your frames are so beautiful. Each one is my favourite! You do a wonderful job. I will have to go and read and leave my name for the giveaway. I would love to receive one of your frames.
thank you for sharing
have a lovely Happy St. Patricks Day
Judi

Ashley ~ said...

I love your blog*! I'm looking forward to clicking on Tim's blog and reading more*! Being a cancer patient, I am ALWAYS looking for a good read with lots of inspiration.

I hope Chase got through the day without too many pinches. (smile)

_Ashley*

glam R baby said...

Just wanted to come by and say that I LOVE your frames...SO cute!! hope I win one!!! I'm Tim's cousin! :o) Do you have a website??

XOXOX
Noelle

Peace, ♥, Couture!
www.glamrbaby.com
www.glamrbaby.blogspot.com

Kristen said...

What a nice porch...can't wait to see what you do with it.

How nice of you to donate your beautiful frames!

Emily said...

I love your frames! Awesome! Do you have a esty shop?! Your blog is great! Have a great week!
:)

Just A Mom (Call me JAM for short) said...

Stopping by from Tim's to say hello. Very cute frames!

He And Me + 3 said...

Gorgeous frames.

Deb said...

Very sweet for you to give a way the frames, I am on my way over there :)

Chari said...

Hello Kristen...

So happy that you stopped by my place today to take a peek at the Spring & Green tablescape...thank you for your sweet comments!

Well my friend, I think that this is wonderful thing that you're doing...the giveaway! I'll have to go and check it out! I'd love to win one of your pretty frames!

Have a terrific Thursday, Sweetie!
Love ya,
Chari

Cortney said...

I would love to win! THanks!

Anonymous said...

I had seen your frames here and there in blogland and loved 'em. I just recently came to your blog and am enjoying it--love the music. Joy

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