Twitter wins, books and the arrival of free samples!

                          This is one weeks worth of wins and free samples. The door handles and letter box were from a Twitter competition with Yale on #FreebieFriday, the best day of the week for Twitter competitions! which I will say more about later on in the week! The Tefal…

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Gingers, Redheads and Freckles

In January I won a Twitter competition with Border Biscuits (@BorderBiscuits). They were doing a campaign called #GingerJanuary  on Twitter where many people were posting various pictures of all things ginger! I was one of their lucky winners of biscuits and this gorgeous bag. Being a fellow ginger/redhead myself I was over the moon and I’m so proud to be…

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Trying a little decorating!

                                  Today’s post is a little different in that it doesn’t consist of books or competition wins! I am having a little dry spell in the wins department at the moment, but hopefully it will be back soon! It’s the first day of our weeks holiday, so decorating has…

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Gerbera’s in bloom

My favorite flower is the Gerbera, this one I  have grown in my kitchen window. I think they are such a pretty flower and they come in many colors. It’s a very popular plant and can be used as a decorative plant for the garden or grown for cut flowers.They are often used for weddings as centre pieces and bridal…

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Finding Post Card Competitions

Here are some tips on how to find post card competitions. A few weeks ago, I decided to start entering post card competitions, because I realized that I had been missing out on entering some very big prizes! Silly me!  A lot of the ITV TV competitions have now stopped their free online entry, and the only other methods of…

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Foam Finger!

  I won this foam finger on the 17th February from a Dettol competition and it arrived this week in the post! There were various prizes up for grabs including headphones, iPod s and inflatable guitars and I was lucky enough to win a foam finger! I love it! Cannot wait until the next series of The X factor so…

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Tyrrells Crisps win and a Book

My latest win is a box of crisps from Tyrrells. I’ve been entering mostly Twitter competitions at the moment as they are east RT to win. I find I can enter 100’s on my lunch break at work. Anyway I’ve never tried Tyrrells crisps before and they sound really nice. I won a box of Tyrrells Crisps back in January…

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2014 Wins for Christmas presents!

This is my collection of competition wins, freebies and samples that I have saved up throughout the year to make up my Christmas gift packages. I head to my local pound shop to pick up cheap gift bags, tags and tissue paper and spend time packing all the gifts into the dedicated bag for that family member. With two sisters…

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How to Find Instant Win Competitions

I tried out a couple of instant win competitions today and I won! There is nothing like the feeling of seeing ‘Congratulations’ on the screen right in front of you! They may be only little wins, consisting of 30p off  a bottle of Ace laundry cleaner and  packet of Heinz tomato seeds, but a win is a win! Its really…

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Giving Blogging a go – My First Blog Post!

I have been thinking about setting up a blog for ages! I am not very good with computers (except for entering my address for competitions!)  but will see how it goes. So here it is, my first blog post! Well where do I start, I know, how about what I have won recently!

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