Sunday, 13 March 2011


The time has arrived for me to annouce the winner of my Give Away.
Now bear with me as this is the first one I have done!  I went through all your blogs to make sure that anyone that had mentioned the giveaway had 2 goes - by this time the OH was getting a little bored and suggested that everybody should have 2 goes - but no that wasn't the rules!!! So at midnight (yes I was still up) we drew the winner,
drum roll now.....
And the winner is
from the lovely blog creJJtion in Amsterdam. I am so pleased for her she has the most creative blog so do visit her.  Maaike if you could email me with your address then I will post it off to you tomorrow!! I had to reinact the draw this morning to get better photos!
Do you like the bowl?

On Friday I wasn't feeling 100% so the OH who was at an Antiques Auction came back with this lovely bowl for me, it also had 6 little fruit bowls to go with it, isn't it pretty!!  
Thank you everyone for entering and leaving me such lovely comments, maybe I will do it again soon.  Visiting another property on Tuesday a Farmhouse sounds promising, but we will see! Have a lovely Sunday everyone and congratulations again to Maaike 


  1. Morning Jill,
    Congrats to Maaike, she is very lovely indeed, and makes such creative things.
    Fingers crossed for your house hunt!
    Have a good Sunday,

  2. Lucky Maaike! Congratulations. J x

  3. Well done Maaike, what a lovely prize!

    Hope you are feeling better today and I love the bowl, what a lovely present :)

    Bee happy x
    Have a delicious day!

  4. Congratulations to Maaike!

    Your bowl is just beautiful! I hope you have a lovely Sunday!


  5. Oh really?! Wow, I am sooo happy I won! Jill you are the best :-). This is amazing, I am so thrilled! I will e-mail you right away.

    I hope you feel better now, the bowl is absolutely very pretty indeed! How sweet.

    Have a great Sunday,
    love Maaike

  6. Well done Maaike- enjoy! Love the bowl, how very lovely. Hope you are feeling a little better. Have a happy day, Linda x

  7. Congrats to Maaike! Lovely bowl. Hope you're feeling better. Good luck with the house! Abby x

  8. Hi Jill,

    Congratulations to Maaike! She is very lucky to win your giveaway. I won hers recently :-)!

    Happy sunday!

    Lieve groet, Madelief x

  9. It was a lovely give-away. Congratulations to Maaike. Hope you're feeling better already.
    Good luck on Tuesday.
    Have a nice week.

  10. Well done what a fab prize...sorry you have not been so good..hope you are much better.
    Hugs Lynn xxx

  11. wow I hope you had a little sleep in!!! Gorgeous bowl.

    Congratulations xox

  12. Congratulations Maaike - what a lucky lady!

    I hope you are feeling much better today Jill and I just want to wish your dear father a very, very Happy 90th Birthday - how wonderful!!


  13. She is a lucky girl!!!
    Hope your feeling better. I love your blog site....all your soothing colors, makes this Alaskan girl smile!
    Have a great day!!
    Chris :o)

  14. Congratulations to the wiiner and commiserations to the rest of us!

    I LOVED your post below about your dream house. The picture of the front room, in particular, made me drrrrrroooooool!!



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