Monday, November 23, 2009

Black Friday Sale Has Started !!

Our Black Friday Sale has begun !!!
Check out all the great deals at 


Don't forget to enter for your chance to win your choice of scarf from my Etsy Shop.
Contest will end at 11:59pm MST on  11/30/09

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Doll Giveaway

My Twinn Custom Doll Giveaway

Enter at Doll Diaries  

I ran across this great giveaway going on at Doll Diaries. The Twinn Doll can be customize with the same hair, eye color and skin tone as your favorite little girl. Very pretty dolls. 


Maplelea Canadian Girl Doll Giveaway

They are also having a second doll giveaway for this wonderful Canadian Doll

Enter at Doll Diaries

$100.00 Boarders Giveaway at Mom Start

Get everything you need for Christmas in one stop at Borders New Toy Department 100.00 #giveaway

 The contest will run until November 30th 11:59 pm Pacific

Go to Mom Start Blog to enter

Audiobook Giveaway at A Book Blogger's Diary

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold - Audiobook Review & Giveaway
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold succeeds, miraculously, in building a tale filled with hope, humor, suspense, even joy.

True Blue by David Baldacci - Audiobook Review and Giveaway

Hachette Book Group and A Book Blogger's Diary

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Win A Kindle from Noobie

I just entered a contest to win a free Kindle from Noobie (worth $259!) and I wanted you to have a chance to win one too!
All you need to do to enter is to click the link below or copy and paste it into your favorite Internet browser:
Be sure to read the email you get from Noobie after you register. You'll get your own unique link that you can use to earn even more entries in the drawing!

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Copper Llama Studio Giveaway


November Giveaway

You can win your choice of one of my

How to enter:

1. Go to Copper Llama Studio and tell me which scarf or item is your favorite 
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extra entries:

2. Follow my blog

3. Go to Yooper Up Studio and tell me your favorite item

4. Got to Lil Acres Farm and tell me your favorite item

5. For +5 extra points, purchase anything from Copper Llama, Yooper Up or Lil Acres shops

Total of 9 entries

Open to US and Canada Addresses Only

Giveaway will end on Novemeber 30, 2009 at 11:59 pm Mountain Time
winner will be notified via email

Saturday, November 7, 2009

More Giveaways

Giveaways going on now at Jabbering Jessi
In order of ending date

Giveaways at Riding with Jessica

Giveaways at Live, Love, Laugh

Current Giveaways

1)Sweetly You-11/7

2) $15 GC-11/8

3)Pink Together Inspiring Hope Gift Pack-11/14

4)Beauty Tip of the Day-11/14

5)Tropical Traditions Oxygen Bleach-11/16

6)Fawlty Towers [3 disc set] DVD-11/20

Children's Book Review/Giveaway: Set of Books from Pretty Please Press

Terri DuLong, author of Spinning Forward

Review and Giveaway
ends Dec 5th

Friday, November 6, 2009

Free Baby Bootie Pattern

I have Decided to share my Crochet Baby Bootie Pattern with everyone.
Pattern includes instructions for both the boys and girls version
Have Fun

Level: Easy
If I can do it, anyone can!
I enjoy quick and easy patterns when I want instant gratification, well, in knitting and crochet nothing is instant!
***I give permission for anyone to make as many as you want and sell your work. But, please don't sell the pattern, just your work.****

Boys and Girls Crochet Booties
Pattern by Jaime at Copper Llama Studio
Copyright 2009

Level- EASY
Use up your left over yarn, all worsted yarns work great

CH- Chain
HDC- Half double crochet
DC- Double crochet
SC- Single Crochet
SP- Space
SL ST- Slip Stitch

Sizes - up to 3 months (3-6 mo, 6-9 mo)
up to 3 months- sole 3.5"
3-6 months- sole 4"
6-9 months- sole 4.5"
2 colors of Any 4 ply yarn, (I've used Red Heart)
Sz H crochet hook
Sz F crochet hook

Using H hook
Ch 26 (29,31), turn
Row 1 - HDC in 2nd ch from hook, and in each ch across, (25 HDC's, 28, 30 ), ch 2 (counts as 1st HDC of next
row and in each additional row), turn.
Row 2 - Skip 1st HDC sp from previous row and HDC in next sp, repeat across, ( 1 ch 2, 24 HDC's), ch 2, turn.
(repeat row 2 one more time for size 3-6 & 6-9 months)
Shape toe:
Row 3 - 4 - Skip 1st HDC sp from previous row, HDC in next sp and across to second to the last sp, SC in last sp. (24 HDC's, 1 sc) ch 1, turn.
Row 5 - slip stitch in each of the first 4 (5, 5) sp, ch 3, DC in next 16 ( 19,21) sp, ch 1, turn.

Change colors here for boys
Row 6- 8 - SC in each sp across, 17 SC (19, 21), ch 1, turn.
(Repeat row 8 one more time for size 6-9).
Row 9 - Repeat row 7 but DO NOT TURN at end of row.
Now working down the front of the bootie, SC 5 (5,6) times to top of DC row, then fold bootie in half and SC in top of DC row on opposite side, work 4 more SC up to top of bootie. Fasten off.

Ruffle for girls:
Using a different color, Hold bootie upside down, join yarn with a sc in first sp of DC row, *5 DC in next sp, sc in
next sp* repeat across to last shell and sl st into begining sc. Fasten off.
Sew up bottom and up front of Bootie up to ruffle row. Weave in ends.

Tie Cord:
Using F hook, sc a tight chain about 16 (18, 20) inches. With a darning needle, weave in ends. Work Cord through DC row. Tie a knot at the end of each side. Tie in bow.
Repeat for 2nd Bootie.

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Giveaways I found Today

Pink Together (Breast Cancer Awareness & Support) Prize Pack Giveaway

At Mommy's Quiet Time
Enter HERE

Inspiring Hope Prize Pack full of pink goodies. A tote bag, travel coffee mug, bracelet, blank card set and key chain