3 years! Blogiversary giveaway

My blog turns 3 today! Writing this blog has been rewarding, motivating, relationship-building, challenging and clarifying. Here’s a snapshot of the trip so far…

3 years

This blog launched on January 21st, 2010

I always mark this anniversary with a giveaway, and this year is no exception:

This year, it would give me joy to create a custom 2013 calendar for one reader, using published images from this blog. This means that YOU will get to select the pictures you would like included in your calendar.

RG Calendar cover To be entered, all you have to do is comment on this post, identifying at least one of my images–found here on the blog or on my Pinterest board–that you would like included in your calendar. Share this blog post on Facebook or Twitter –you’ll have to leave another comment to tell me you did that!–and you’ll get another entry in the contest.

If I get a lot of comments, perhaps I’ll choose more than one winner.  : )

There are over 200 images to choose from, and the finished product will be much prettier than the mockup pictured here.RG Calendar page

I’ll close the contest and announce a winner on January 31st, in 10 days.

Thanks to everyone who has read and commented and shared this blog over the last 3 years. I’m grateful for you!

Rachelxo

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16 Responses to 3 years! Blogiversary giveaway

  1. mindy January 21, 2013 at 8:56 am #

    i liked the old wooden tetter tooter image-used to love those things and it reminds me that we have to give and take and are never as in comtrol as we think we are and if we force things we lose and sometimes its just nice to give in to the rythm

  2. pearlsandparis January 21, 2013 at 8:57 am #

    Happy 3 years!!! One of my favorite images on your board is: Making a living

  3. Ariella January 21, 2013 at 11:23 am #

    You constantly impress me. For example, I get to tell you that HERE, AND be entered in the contest! IMPRESSIVE! Hope you’re having a beautiful day, and thanks for being AWESOME.

  4. Carol Garborg January 21, 2013 at 5:35 pm #

    I’ve always like the quote on courage that you posted last August.

  5. Cathy January 21, 2013 at 11:14 pm #

    Happy Blog-aversary my friend! I love so many of your images, but I believe “Think …” is one think of often. http://pinterest.com/pin/152840981073725885/

  6. Bev January 22, 2013 at 8:42 am #

    Congratulations Rachel! I truly am amazed of your ability to reach my soul with your words and images. I enjoy reading your blog. My favorite image is “make me brave”. xoxo

  7. Jennifer Richardson January 23, 2013 at 8:48 am #

    you’re one of the brightest posies in the garden
    and I love watching you grow:)
    big gulps of grace to you as you stretch out
    and make those borders wide,
    Jennifer

  8. beth January 26, 2013 at 2:02 pm #

    Happy blogiversary, radiant Rachel! So much beauty, it’s hard to choose just one. My fave image includes the quote by Henry Miller titled, Indescribably magnificent world.

    • beth January 26, 2013 at 2:36 pm #

      PS – I shared the goodness about your giveaway on Twitter!

  9. Desiree Brazelton January 26, 2013 at 4:33 pm #

    Happy Blogiversary! I like the photo of the girl in front of the sea – about courage.

  10. Jen Vickerman January 26, 2013 at 5:22 pm #

    Congrats on this wonderful milestone Rachel! I really like the photo of the magic wand and the quote about “People who wait…”

  11. Christine January 27, 2013 at 1:37 pm #

    Congrats on 3 years blogging! I love the “You are lovable” (yes you!) image and saying…always a good daily reminder:)

  12. Melody January 27, 2013 at 9:35 pm #

    Fabulous! Congrats on No.3! So glad to have met you and looking forward to getting to know you more in the coming months and years ahead. My choice of pic would be “Be who God meant you to be…” with the firecrackers. love, love, love.

  13. Liz January 28, 2013 at 6:52 am #

    My favorite quote and image of yours is the Ine by Kara Goucher, that I have hanging on my wall! Thank you for your life giving blog. It is a joy to read!

  14. Sammie January 30, 2013 at 3:46 am #

    Yes, I love that Kara Goucher quote too, I stumbled upon it in pinterest when I was looking for some runspiration! It’s beautiful – and I’m so pleased I found your blog because of it! Happy Blog Birthday!

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