The Shady Porch: My First 100 Days of Blogging!

10.01.2011

My First 100 Days of Blogging!

I can hardly believe that I started my blog 100 days ago. It has been fun, frustrating, enlightening, scary, time-consuming, and, did I say, FUN? I have talked to a lot of new folks and made some new friends...my experience has been nothing but positive thus far! Everyone has been kind and helpful to this newbie! Thank you to all my new bloggy buddies! Also, a BIG thanks to friends and family that have joined, followed, and encouraged me from the beginning!
I thought about how I should celebrate this mini-milestone and thought, "Why not do something I've never done before? (in other words...do something stressful. ;) 
So, I decided I would offer a giveaway to all of my blog followers both new and old! 
I'm giving the  
to the lucky winner! 
How to Enter my 100 Day Celebration Giveaway:
To enter the giveaway...
1) Join my blog either via Google friend (you'll need a Gmail account) or "LIKE" The Shady Porch Face book page and leave a comment below. If you already follow this blog, leave a comment stating that for your entry.
2) For a second chance to win, Tweet about the giveaway or share the giveaway link on Face book and leave another comment below letting me know that you did. If you do both, leave a comment for each for an additional chance to win. 
In others words, 
Join the blog using Google Friend...leave a comment = 1 entry
LIKE The Shady Porch on Face book...leave a comment = 1 entry
Tweet the giveaway including this link and leave a comment = 1 entry
Share the giveaway link on Face book and leave a comment = 1 entry
IMPORTANT: You must post a separate comment at the bottom of this post for each entry method telling me what you did to count as multiple entries.                   
This giveaway is only open to US residents 18 years or older.   One winner will be chosen at random (using Random.org) and contacted via email (so if you post an anonymous comment, be sure and indicate your email with each comment).   
This giveaway ends 12 Midnight EST Monday October 3rd.   
The winner will be contacted via email so be sure that I have it! The winner will have 48 hours to respond to the "You are the Winner" email or a new winner will be chosen.

Here are the results using Random.org. First, they randomized the list.
Then they chose a number between 1 & 11
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  1. slckjbm said...I like The Shady Porch on FB
  2. ArkyArky said...Entry 4--giveaway on my FB profile.
  3. Kim B. said...I'm a google friend! Congratulations to Kim B.!
  4. Amanda said...I follow on GFC.
  5. ArkyArky said...Entry 1-- on Facebook :o)
  6. slckjbm said...I shared the giveaway on FB
  7. Amanda said...I tweeted.
  8. Peggy said...I'm a follower already.
  9. ArkyArky said...Entry 3-- my Google identity.
  10. Amanda said...I like The Shady Porch on Facebook.
  11. ArkyArky said...Entry 2-- on Twitter. :o)
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