Rejoice in the Lord always. Philippians 4:4a
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"The Lord be with you! The Lord bless you! ..." ~ Ruth 2:4 NIV
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"You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." ~ A. A. Milne
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"Never place a period where God has placed a comma." Gracie Allen
“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” –e.e. cummings

Don't let the noise of the world keep you from hearing the voice of the Lord.

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

♥♫ Give Away ♥♫

After school I read a text from Sarah asking if I'd drawn the winner! Answer~no. Yesterday was the last day, I thought it only fair to wait until 12:00 midnight, MST. I went to bed soon after I finished freezing my wonderful Colorado peaches--going to school and coming home to work in the kitchen made me TIRED because I am getting O. L. D. ! I wasn't planning on getting up at 12:01 a.m. to pick a name, the drawing had to wait until I got home from school.
First I folded the paper to have enough boxes for all the names. Then I wrote the names down, omitting Sarah's comment and inserting Joyce (she emailed me). Next I cut them up, folded them tightly so no names were peeking out at me, and put them in my favorite red bowl. Mixed them up again and again.
And pulled out Donna's name! Congratulations my friend!
Thanks to everyone that played with me and left comments. Because I wish you all were the winner, I'd like to send you some blue flax seeds from my garden. So, if you were one of my playmates, and would like the seeds, please email me with your mailing address.
This plant with blue flowers is flax. Pretty sky blue blossoms! Thanks again for writing comments on the give away post! ♥♫


sarah said...

Congrats Donna!

Donna said...

Thank you! You made my day!

Cher' Shots said...

congrats to Donna ~ enjoy your winnings :)

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Congratulations to Donna! Those tiny blue flowers are adorable! Enjoy your day, dear friend.


Bill said...

Hi Marilyn,

Thank you very much for stopping by the other day. I loved your comment about the Homer Laughlin dishes and why you like them (so funny about your mom using hers outside for cat bowls!). Congrats to Donna!

Hope you have a wonderful Labor Day weekend!

i beati said...

I wonder if it would grow in Forida

i beati said...

I wonder if you could ever guess how much your verses mean to me when I open this

Deanna said...

Ahh shucks...really I'm happy for Donna! Fantastic win.

Marilyn, I'd love some seeds. Will email you my address. This is so sweet of you.

Katherine ( Katie) Corrigan said...

Congratulations Donna!
Looks like I found your lovely blog a bit too late. I enjoyed my visit.
Wishing you happiness, Katherine