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Sunday, September 18, 2011

Our First Fabulous Fall Giveaway

On Friday Luke came home from school, bouncing as he got off the bus.  He promptly came in and ripped open his backpack, dug out his folder, and handed me a small slip of paper.....his spelling test.  Right in the top corner boasted the news he could hardly wait to tell me....he got a 100% on his spelling test!!!! This is the first 100% that he has ever recieved in his school career.  To say he could hardly contain himself would be an understatement.  So...we decided that we needed to celebrate and I thought a Fabulous Fall Giveway would be an appropriate way to celebrate this most awesome news.  My kids and I created "A Few of Our Fall Favorite Things." 

If you know me, you know that fall is probably my favoritie season.  My kids and I decorated for fall already. The wreath is hung, the scarecrow out, and the pumpkin decore can be found in various places throughout the house. 

I continue to be amazed by the amount of readers that come and visit this blog and in an effort to get to know you better and say thanks for your prayers and support for Luke, we wanted to give back. 

We made a "Fall Blessings" Bag, filled with some of our "favorite goodies".  If you would like to be entered into the giveaway you can enter 2 different ways.

1) Leave a comment and let me know that you want your name entered (it's that simple).

2) Become a follower of my blog.

You can do both and be entered twice.  If you already are a follower I will enter you automatically.

Then on September 29 (a very special day for me), we will put all the names together and Mr. Luke will pick the winner.  The package will get shipped out to you and you will have it to enjoy the month of October!

Here is what is included in our "A Few of Our Fall Favorite Things"
  • All You Fall Magazine
  • Fall sticky notes
  • 2 Fall pencils
  • Apple Cinnamon Candle
  • Fall Starbucks gift card (couldn't fit a Pumpkin Spice Latte inside)
  • Fall Nail Art (Grace's contribution)
  • Cinnamon sented pinecone with Halloween hanger
  • Fall Poem (written by Luke)
  • Perry Pez (My kids contribution) :)
  • Various fall candy


 Luke's Fall Poem : "Fall"
I like fall because it's halloween.  You get candy.  I got 100% on my test.  Happy.  Luke :)

All wrapped and packed up ready to be sent to our WINNER!!!

My kids are very excited about this...they love to see themselves on the blog and are excited to give this to someone. 

Happy Fall Everyone!!!!!

5 comments:

Shelly Cunningham said...

I want to be entered- that looks too cute!

Carissa said...

You are entered twice :)

Christine said...

Hi Carissa! I just found your blog. I'd love to be entered into the contest as well. :) Here's the link to my blog: http://mungoisischristine.blogspot.com/

I'm jazzed to have another awesome blog to follow.

Sarah Rufener said...

How fun for you and the kids!!! Congrats Luke on the 100% way to go

Luke & Amanda said...

Yay! Fall is my favorite too...and Yay for 100%!!!

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