Sunday, February 20, 2011

Garden Party Giveaway!

Hello Friends!
It's finally here! It's a garden party giveaway to
celebrate my 200th post. Join me for a tour of goodies.
1. Leave me a comment here.
2. Let me know you follow for a 2nd entry.
3. It's that easy...:)
~*~
The random generator will choose the winner next Sunday.
Good luck to all to you!
* All photos enlarge when clicked.*
Starting with a photo of everything and notice the journal
with flowers and butterflies to get you inspired for the spring.
A precious gardening pail and watering can.
They are from Michaels in case you want to find some.
A Colonial candle in a fresh garden scent.
It smells like spring!
A beautiful eyelet daisy table runner just perfect for Easter.
An adorable flowered mug for tea or coffee.
A tin of mint sweets and a box of white chocolate key lime cookies.
A lovely flowered family frame and Waverly flower pot holders.
That's 11 items in total.
Thanks for coming by for over 200 postings.
I always appreciate *you* and your kindness.
~*~
Have a wonderful week!

194 comments:

Carol said...

I really have spring fever now after seeing your wonderful giveaway collection! I am a follower.

Smiles,
Carol

Audra said...

Ooh, Please enter me int his lovely give away.

Audra said...

Oh...Yes, and I am a follower too!

Emelia DiCarlo said...

Hi Melissa, Just gorgeous all your selections. These purchases are very generous giveaway for you to host. Your very kind and giving person.I pray you are blessed in ways you have been to others. Take care and hugs, Emelia.

Tiffany's Life said...

I love everything!

Emelia DiCarlo said...

Hi Melissa, Just gorgeous all your selections. These purchases are very generous giveaway for you to host. Your very kind and giving person.I pray you are blessed in ways you have been to others. Take care and hugs, Emelia.

Liz said...

What a beautiful and generous giveaway, Melissa! Everything is beautiful!! I would love to be entered! Congrats on your 200th post! XOXO ~Liz

LDH said...

2oo delightful posts! Exciting giveaway!

Donna~One Simple Country Girl said...

Love it all! Please enter me twice cause you know I'm a follower! Hope you have a great week!
Hugs,
Donna

LDH said...

Yes, I am a follower too :)

Emelia DiCarlo said...

Melissa, I am sorry I entered my comment twice. I am a follower. It wasn't intentional.Apologies....take care.

Melissa F said...

Thank you for the giveaway!

Melissa F said...

I'm a follower!

Pattie said...

I really need spring here Melissa so enter me for sure....and of course I follow you,Why wouldn't I?

Pattie

GLENDA CHILDERS said...

Congratulations on 200 posts. I am a happy follower.

Fondly,
Glenda

Pattie said...

What a beautiful giveaway...count me in. 8>)

Suzann said...

Congrats on your 200th post!!!
Please enter me in the giveaway I would love to win all these goodies!!!
Suzann

Pattie said...

I am also a follower. 8>)

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Great giveaway....

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

I am a follower

Dee said...

Please enter me in your "Garden Party Giveaway!" I’m a blog follower too.

Dee

bluebird1959 said...

What a lovely, spring time giveaway - congratulations on your blog milestone! I have enjoyed all of your posts and look foward to many more!!

bluebird1959 said...

I'm also a faithful follower!!!!!

Peggy said...

Oh yes, Melissa, please enter me in this wonderful give away collection. I'm so in need of Spring, and it snowed again in northern Ohio today. I am a follower, and love your blog. Peggy

Allyson Pecilunas said...

What an awesome giveaway Melissa!! Congrats girl on 200 posts!! I would love to win. Ofcourse I am a follower!! :)

Blessings from Cindy said...

What a lovely group of goodies in your giveaway! Please enter me!
Blessings,
Cindy

Ann said...

I have been following your blog for several months now and really look forward to more!
Blessings,
Ann

Blessings from Cindy said...

I am a follower of your lovely blog! I am so ready for spring!!
Blessings,
Cindy

LC said...

What a generous giveaway, Melissa! Congratulations on 200 posts!
~L

GARAGE SALE GAL said...

Congrat's on 200 posts. You sure have lost alot of weight!
Thanks for having a giveaway. however you don't need to enter my name.
Warmly,
deb

Terry said...

Cute giveaway! If only the weather here was more spring like. I'm a follower too.

Cathy's world said...

What a wonderful giveaway! I think it fits right in with the spring theme. I know that everyone is looking forward to spring and what a great way to start the season with all these pretty things.

Cathy's world said...

I follow your blog...That is how I get so many wonderful ideas. :)

Jemsmom said...

What a sweet giveaway! Congratulations on 200 posts! I would love to win!

Jemsmom said...

I am a follower!

AngelaV said...

Beautiful! Puts me in the mood for Spring.

AngelaV said...

Yes, I am a follower. Thanks.

Sandy said...

Hi I'm a follower

Sandy said...

We had snow today so spring will surely be welcomed. I think everything is lovely.

Kat said...

Giveaways are always fun and you've put together some great items.

Hugs,
Kat

Bringing Pretty Back said...

I am a follower!! Please enter me!
What a lovely giveaway!
Have a pretty day!
Kristin

Denise said...

Melissa you always have the prettiest giveaways. The weather is warming up here in TX, Spring is definitely on it's way.
:)

Denise said...

oh and you know I'm a dedicated follower ;)

Sara said...

Wow what a great and goregous giveaway.Definatley gives me spring fever and wanting to be in my garden. As we speak its snowing. After having spring like weather. Pleaswe enter me in this lovely and generous give away

Henria O. said...

What a wonderful occasion! And what a wonderful collection of goodies! Thank you for being soo sweet!

Henria O. said...

I'm a follower!

Sara said...

I am a follower

House Queen said...

Oh...how lovely! Such pretty things! I would love to be entered!

House Queen said...

And...of course I am a follower!

9405018--Pat said...

Wow, what a great giveaway....I'm a follower.....love your blog...thanks for sharing...Pat H

9405018--Pat said...

Wow, what a great giveaway....I'm a follower.....love your blog...thanks for sharing...Pat H

9405018--Pat said...

please enter me in your great giveaway...thanks Pat H

Wendy @ Ravenwood Whimzies said...

Such a nice giveaway - I am already a follower - Thanks for offering this!

Every Day Blessings said...

I have spring and summer fever! I am a follower and would love to be included in your give away, what a wonderful giveaway it is!

Brynwood Needleworks said...

Hi Melissa
Congratulations on 200 posts! Please don't include me in your drawing...leave that for someone else to win. I just wanted to stop by and say "hi" and congrats.
Xoxo
Donna

♥ Noelle ♥ said...

hi doll! what a WONDERFUL giveaway to get me out of the winter blues!! it all looks so lovely and i'd LOOOOOVE a chance to win:)

you are so sweet for having this ♥

♥ Noelle ♥ said...

i am a happy follower too:)

senecastitches said...

As a former greenhouse grower who's expected to get up to 10" of snow overnight, you've got me really wishing for Spring! Love your blog, I am a follower! Would love to be included in your give-away!

Eileen,
Seneca Stitches

Kristens Creations said...

What a beautiful giveaway Melissa! Please enter me in!

Kristens Creations said...

You know I am a follower!!

Lori said...

That's some yummy gardening goodness!!
Happy 200th! :)

Lori said...

I am a follower too! Of course! :)

Lynda said...

How adorable! Please toss my name in the drawing!
Thanks, Melissa!

Lynda said...

Oh....I'm also a follower!

Amanda said...

What a great giveaway!! Love it all! Pick me pick me!! ;)

Amanda said...

And I'm a follower! :)

middle child said...

I am and have been a follower. These are lovely items you are giving away. Two-hundred trillion followers? You must be doing something right, right? Peace.

Abramyan Avenue said...

Melissa, this is a wonderful giveaway!! I am just itching for spring already!! It can't get here fast enough. Please enter me into your wonderful giveaway!!!
I am definitely keeping my fingers crossed!!
-April

Abramyan Avenue said...

And of course, I am a follower!!

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

What a wonderful giveaway Melissa! Thanks for the chance!

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

I'm a happy follower! :-)

Nicole ~ said...

Hey Melissa, your giveaway items are so beautiful and has me longing to start planting pretty flowers and hanging baskets. Congrats on your 200th post, they have all been such a pleasure to see!

Hugs, Nicole

lvroftiques said...

Pick ME Mr. Random number generator man pick ME!!! *winks* Well of course I'm a follower! And I'm also a finger crossin' wishful thinkin' Gots to win cuz I love those prizes gal!......Too much?.....yeah I thought so....Vanna

lvroftiques said...

Did I mention I'm a follower??

lvroftiques said...

Yes I certainly did! Lol!! Sorry Melissa I couldn't help myself. Vanna

Cristina said...

Congratulations on your 200th post. That is a great accomplishment. I love visiting your page and just became a follower (I did not know about that feature). Nice giveaway! :)

Queenie Jeannie said...

Soooooo pretty! I'd love to win!!!

Queenie Jeannie said...

I'd follow you anywhere! And do, lol! :D

Janet and Nate said...

Please enter me in your lovely collection of giveaways!

sucor said...

Congratulations on 200 posts! Thank you for a chance to win your generous beautiful giveaway!

sucor said...

I am also a follower. Thanks again.

Tracy Suzanne said...

Hi Melissa. What a pretty collection of spring goodies. Congratulations on 200 posts. I really like the new blog look too.

Hugs...Tracy :)
cottonpickincute(at)hotmail(dot)com

Tracy Suzanne said...

I've been a follower for awhile, now if I could just find more time to visit. Thanks for being so generous.

Hugs...Tracy :)
cottonpickincute(at)hotmail(dot)com

Kimberly said...

I am a follower :)

Kimberly said...

Pick Me! Love everything!

Cricket said...

We have had soooo much snow this year it feels like it will never end. What a wonderful start to Spring this would be. Conrtas on your 200th post!!

Cricket said...

I am a faithful follower!

Lisa said...

This giveaway makes me so ready for spring!

Lisa said...

I'm a follower of your lovely blog!

Jessie said...

Spring is def in the air here in FL....Congrats on your 200th post, I am a follower and love your blog and this cute giveaway....

{darlene} said...

Such a kind giveaway! My favorite is a delightful mug!
-{darlene}
fieldstonehilldesign.com

{darlene} said...

Yes! I follow sweet Melissa!!! :)
-{darlene}
fieldstonehilldesign.com

Vintage Sandy said...

Melissa...what a lovely giveaway it really looks like "SPRING" and we are all ready for that so please enter me in your giveaway!
Hugz
Sandy

Vintage Sandy said...

Yes, I am a follower also!!

Charon Benton said...

Oh, these items are so cute and springy!!! Love it!

Charon Benton said...

yes! I'm a follower!

Barb S said...

What a wonderful fun giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win and give Mr. Chestnut a scratch on the ears for me!

Barb S said...

I just became a follower of your blog. Thanks again for the chance to win.

Dear Sweet Home said...

What beautiful items! They look so pretty and fresh for Spring!

Dear Sweet Home said...

Oh - of course I am a follower! Hope you have a happy Monday!

Susan said...

Melissa, I have truly enjoyed reading your blog. You are such a sweet person and I can't believe your generosity. I hope I win your beautiful giveaway. I am a follower, too!
Hugs,
Susan

cindyaburke said...

I am so ready for Spring! and these beauties will help make it even more special..

Linda@Coastal Charm said...

Such a beautiful SPRING GIVEAWAY...congrats on #200!

Blessings,
Linda

Linda@Coastal Charm said...

I'm a happy follower:)

Blessings,
Linda

Kimberly R. said...

Congratulations!
Beautiful Giveaway - I'd love a chance to enter :)
kimberlybreid at hotmail dot com

Kimberly R. said...

I am a follower - Thanks!
kimberlybreid at hotmail dot com

April said...

I am so excited for a chance at winning all those goodies! I think I just drooled! JK! Yes, please count me in, Melissa...THANKS!

April said...

You bet I'm a faithful follower!

Shell said...

Congrats on 200 post! A touch spring would be nice since we just got more snow dumped on us.

Shell said...

I'm a GFC/rss feed follower thanks

Pamela said...

Awesome giveaway. A giveaway for the soul!

Pamela said...

I'm a follower

Captain J said...

Congratulations on 200 posts! After last week's weather, I definitely have spring fever!

Captain J said...

I am also a follower of the blog.

Karen said...

Your items have really got me in the mood for Spring. I have 14 inches of snow on the ground right now, and it can't come soon enough. You are very generous and I would love this pkg from you. Thank you and blessings!

Karen said...

I am a follower..... :o)<3 <3

LISA C. PARSONS said...

Hi Melissa!!!

Have not heard from you in awhile....sounds like you have been busy!!!

I love the Spring Giveaway and cannot wait to win it!!!
Thanks for a great giveaway!!!

Rosie said...

What beautiful items. I love the eyelet table runner. Please count me in!

Rosie said...

I'm also a follower!

Rosie said...
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Melody Parris said...

Oh WOW! Over Two hundred posts is quite an accoplishment. I love all the posts you have because each one gives me a differnt idea for decorating. And I really love the pictures you put up of Mr. Chestnut. :)

Melody Parris said...

This giveaway will make anyone's winter blues dissapear with the cold. I'm so glad I'm a follower of Melissa's Heart and Home!

Angela said...

Hi Melissa,

I couldn't wait for this giveaway. Please enter me in your giveaway. As you know, I'm also a devoted follower!

Have a great week!

-Angela

Angela said...

I'm definitely a follower! ;)

Jen said...

Wow, what a lovely giveaway Melissa! I would love a chance to win.

Jeannette

Jen said...

I have been following your blog for some time and enjoy each and every post I have read!

Jeannette

Ann's Page said...

You always do such a great job putting these together~! I follow,as you know...

Blessing's
Ann

Billie Ross said...

Hi Melissa!

Love, Love, Love the selection for the give away!

I wish everyone the best of luck.

I would love to enter.

I also am a follower!

Good luck, everyone,

Billie,
www.designedforlife.blogspot.com

Gena said...

Congrats on the 200th post! Please enter me in this wonderful giveaway! Sooo ready for spring!

Gena said...

Oh and I'm also a follower!

All That Glitters said...

congrats!!!! You always have the nicest giveaways!!!

Take care ans stay sweet!!!
Jennifer

Cyndi@Walking in His Grace said...

I love your giveaways!! and congratulations on your 200th post!!

Cyndi@Walking in His Grace said...

I'm a follower!

Along My Country Road said...

Congrats Melissa on your 200th Post! I enjoy reading your inspirational blog ~ you are very talented!
What an awesome job you have done picking out "Spring Goodies" for your giveaway! Someone is going to be soooooo HAPPY!!!
Many Blessings~
Betty

Along My Country Road said...

P.S.
I'm a follower :)))))))))
~Betty

gabs said...

Love your blog and the wonderful giveaway.

Andrea said...

Melissa,
Congrats on your 200th post!
Looking forward to more posts
on your lovely blog.
What a generous spring giveaway!
You paired all the items so nicely.
I am also a follower.

Andrea said...

I am a follower!

Jen-CraftOManiac said...

Hi- Melissa- of course i still love you! I am sorry that its been so long. Truth is my craft blog... has taken over. CraftOManiac. Its way to impossible for me to keep up entirely with Larsenloves and the craft blog. I enjoy crafting, diy, home decor so much that, that is my main focus. I guess I am keeping my family blog a little more sacred so to speak.

Anyhoo, Your new blog look is amazing and I love it. Your home and decor is always so beautiful. You still look so great too. Thanks for stopping by and giving me a little shout out don't forget me reminder. WINKS, take care. Jen

Mary in Va said...

Congrats on 200 posts! I really enjoy your blog, and think this giveaway is lovely, please enter me, and thanks!

Beth Eaton said...

I LOVE your blog and your decorating so it's only fitting that I would love your giveaways!!! Happy Spring!

Beth Eaton said...

I have been a faithful follower for quite some time! I {lurve} you!

Willow said...

Congrats on your blog and what a giveaway. Please enter my name.

Willow

Kim said...

Oh what awesome stuff!!

Kim said...

And I am a follower too!

{Bellamere Cottage} said...

So much loveliness here.... I love each thing! Please enter my name tooooo.....

Warm blessings,
Spencer

PS... I'm having a little pink giveaway too....

Donna said...

Melissa...such a fun giveaway of pretty things....would I have expected anything else from you??

H. Conwell said...

Very pretty! I am a follower

Lorie said...

Melissa please enter me in your wonderful giveaway. I am also a follower. Thanks for your generosity!

Ashley said...

Thanks for doing this great giveaway! :)

Ashley said...

I am already a follower. :)

vickie said...

what a wonderful giveaway, count me in, im a follower, Such pretty things. vt_5856@hotmail.com

Calming Scents said...

Of course I want to be entered! Your giveaway is just as pretty as your home and you! i"m a follower who is EAGER for spring.

Sue said...

Melissa, What a wonderful giveaway. I am a follower and look forward to every visit to see your great decorating ideas. Thanks for the chance to win your wonderful spring goodies. Have a great day,Sue

Sue said...

Melissa, I am a follower and visit everyday to see your great decorating ideas. Thank for the chance to win your wonderful gifts. Congratulations on 200 posts. Have a great day.Sue

James-Linda said...

CONGRATS! ON 200 GREAT POSTS!
SWEET GIVEAWAY!
THANKS SO FOR SHARING SUCH BEAUTIFUL GIFTS!

jdlouglas@wipswest.net

Amy said...

200!! Congrats to you!

Count me in! :)
bramy97@ hotmail.com

Amy said...

And yes.. I do follow you. You are one of my blog crushes on my blog roll. :)

luv2decorate said...

Wow, 200 posts! Congratulations. I admire and appreciate you and your blog. You and the other many wonderful ladies I follow inspire me to do so many wonderful things. Thanks for taking the time to share your home your life and your goodies :)

A Hint of Home said...

I see you've outdone yourself again, Melissa. What an adorable giveaway for Spring!
Everything in the package is pretty and practical.
Count me in and I always follow you.
Hugs!

Stacey said...

Melissa, that is one adorable gift! You are always so generous.

Now don't include me this time. Sending you hugs!

Jo said...

Bring on the warm spring weather and fun goodies :)

Jo

Jo said...

I'm a follower too!

Jo

Vicki said...

Items look so great, what a wonderful blog.

Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Great give away girl..Congrats on 200 posts..I'm almost at 400...Hugs and smiles Gloria

binky said...

Loving the giveaway!

binky said...

I am a follower

The Aud Author, Audrey said...

Well Melissa, you already know I "stalk" your blog daily hoping for a new post. I love your house and your style of decor! And yes, I'm a devoted follower too. ;) Thanks for a lovely giveaway, I hope I win...fingers crossed.

Janine said...

Just found your blog through StoneGable... I have become a follower!! Love your style!!

Leanne said...

Good morning Melissa, Congrats on reaching 200 posts! Your wonderful giveaway helps remind me that there is a spring even when mother nature keeps sending us snow. Please enter me in your drawing.
Enjoy your day,
Leanne

Leanne said...

Yes, I am a follower!

Leanne :)

Janet said...

This is a lovely giveaway. I'm a follower.

Erin said...

What a generous giveaway Melissa!! Congratulations on your 200th post!! :)

Erin said...

I'm absolutely a follower!! :)

Allison said...

Thank you for such a great giveaway! I love it all! I am a follower!

Anna said...

Hello, I have been following you for about a year now. I love your decorating style. I get great ideas from your blog! I am a follower.

Anna

Joanne said...

I'm a follower! Joanne @ glamourgirljoanne@yahoo.com

Joanne said...

200? Wow, that's quite impressive. And, what a terrific giveaway! Thanks, Joanne @ glamourgirljoanne@yahoo.com

Chari at Happy To Design said...

Hi Girlfriend...

Congratulations on your 200th post, sweet friend! That's awesome!!! Sending you best wishes for the next 200 posts!!!

Well my friend, you always have the sweetest gift giveaways! I love your Garden theme giveaway! Each and every gift is soo sweet! Love it all! I would love for you to throw my name in the giveaway pot!

Love ya,
Chari

Chari at Happy To Design said...

Just lil' ol' me again!

Darlin', I think I have followed your awesome blog since the beginning...and I have thoroughly enjoyed each and every one of those 200 posts!

Congratulations, sweet lady!
Chari

Carrie @ Dittle Dattle said...

Oh Melissa, you have the most wonderful taste....I love your giveaways!

Carrie @ Dittle Dattle said...

Of course I'm a follower! You are the sweetest blogger ever :D

Linda aka yellowroseli said...

I am more than ready for Spring. NY weather has been brutal like many other places. Love visiting your blog.
What a lovely giveaway.

Jessica said...

Cute stuff! I am a follower. :-)

roz said...

Hi Melissa, Congrats on the 200th post. I'm going to try my luck for this sweet giveaway. I also follow you. Good luck to whomever the winner will be. If the giveway is over, I apologize. Roz

Love the Decor! said...

What a beautiful breath of spring. I would love to add these beautiful things to my home.

Love the Decor! said...

Yes I am a happy follower too!!
Thank you for the chance Melissa

Gypsy Heart said...

Beautiful, Melissa! I'd love to be entered and yes, I'm certainly a follower. :-)

Thanks for the opportunity ~
Pat

Richella said...

Melissa, what a wonderful spring giveaway! Your blog is such a bright spot online. Anyone would love to win something from you!

Richella said...

Oh, I'm a follower, too. So I guess I get two entries. I've got my fingers crossed on this one!

Marianne said...

Hi Melissa, Congrats on your 200th post. I'm on my 5th...yup, just started this blogging thing and been following you since I started. This giveaway is pretty amazing. Spring Fever over here in NJ where it is still cold and rainy!

rochelle said...

I love your blog-your posts are always so happy and uplifting! You make me want to clean my house. I love it!! Congrats on 200 posts!!

Marianne said...

Hi Melissa,
Thank you for your kind words.
Marianne

Gayle said...

Just found your blog, you have wonderful taste! I love the kitchen goodies you have, please enter me, if it's not too late!