Blogiversary Event & HUGE GIVEAWAY!!!

Welcome to our One Year Blogiversary Giveaway Celebration!

Join us and enter to win one of the 6 prizes, totaling over $325

I am SO excited to be a part of this giveaway – it’s the biggest one I’ve ever participated in! And I’m thrilled to be a co-host,
along with old and new blogger friends!

So…without further ado…check out these awesome ladies and the awesome prizes, and ENTER TO WIN! Here we go…

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Hosted by:

Intelligent Domestications, My Pinterventures, 2 Crochet Hooks, and Meatloaf and Melodrama

The four of us are turning one this month and we’ve come together to celebrate our one year blogiversary! Of course, we wouldn’t have made it this far if it weren’t for all of your support. To help us celebrate this milestone, a few of our blogging buddies have joined with us to co-host this party and make this blogiversary celebration and giveaway possible.

Special thanks to our wonderful co-hosts:

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Just click on their photos or links below to visit their blogs!

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Co-hosts:

Alli @An Alli Event

MJ @Daisy & June

Andrea @Waldorf Salad & Cottage Fries

Becky and Glenna @My Paper Craze

Jessica @Army Wife to Suburban Life

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Angelique @God’s Growing Garden

Heather @Here We Go Again…Ready?

Kristen @The Road to Domestication

Laura @Michigan Saving and More

Trish @The Decoratoraholic


Time sure flies when you’re having fun and we can’t believe it’s already been a year since we started blogging! Whoo hoo! To thank everyone that has helped support our blogs, we’d like to help kick off your fall season with the opportunity to win some fabulous prizes. You’ll have 6 chances to win!

One grand prize winner will receive $150 in cold hard cash – cha-ching! But wait, there’s still 5 more chances to win a prize. Thanks to our fabulous sponsors, one lucky winner will win a sponsor gift package. Plus, each blogiversary blog will be giving one gift prize to a lucky winner too. That’s six ways to win a prize and start your fall season off with a bang!

6 PRIZES:

**winners will be randomly chosen through eligible Rafflecopter entries**

One lucky winner will win $150 CASHhappycash400

Special thanks to our sponsors for providing these wonderful gifts.

Sponsor Gifts:

One lucky winner will win these great prizes – Chloe + Isabel earrings (Value $22) from Andrea’s Chloe +Isabel Shop, Monogrammed Burlap Chevron Garden Flag (Value $29.99) from Brand it Boutique, $25 Gift Card from Julie’s La Bella Baskets, and a Halloween Door Hanger (Value $30) from Becky at My Paper Craze (contact her through her blog for orders).

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**Click on the images to go to the sponsor shops & websites**

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Blogiversary Celebration Giveaway Details:

  • Giveaway begins September 15th 12:00 AM EST and ends September 30th 11:59 PM EST
  • Cash prize of $150 is open worldwide and payment will be made via Paypal. All other prizes are open to residents in the United States only
  • Must be 18 yrs. and older to enter
  • Void where prohibited
  • One entry per household, per address
  • Winners of all prizes will have 24 hours to respond to winner notification email, or prize will be forfeited and another winner will be chosen
  • Winners will be chosen via Rafflecopter drawing
  • Winning entries will be verified
  • Sponsors will be individually responsible for prize fulfillment

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Are you ready to win some fabulous prizes? Enter below…

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Disclaimer: The participating bloggers were not compensated for this post. Void where prohibited by law. One entrant per household, per address. Winner(s) will be contacted by email and have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is chosen. The sponsor(s) will be responsible for product shipment to winner(s) of this sweepstakes. This event is in no way administered, sponsored, or endorsed by, or associated with, Facebook and/or Twitter, Google, Pinterest. Contact shirley.wood97@gmail.com or tiredincali@gmail.com if you have any additional comments or questions.

Due to the amount of comments from all of my wonderful readers, it is not always possible for me to respond to each one. However, I absolutely do read them all, and if you’d like to address something specific, or have a question for me, please don’t hesitate to email me at Kristen@theroadtodomestication.com. I will respond to your email as soon as possible! Thank you for visiting the blog!

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SPECIAL POST! A Fantastic Opportunity for Bloggers & Shop Owners! (And an upcoming giveaway!)

Well, folks, you know I don’t normally post on Saturdays, but I’m making a special exception, because…

…I’ve run across a FANTASTIC opportunity for bloggers! (And if you’re not a blogger, you want to make sure that you stop by on September 15 for the big giveaway of $150 CASH!)

But, for my blogger friends…

Blogger Opportunity!

Four Blogs

One Big Giveaway

Details: Just in time for the fall season

My Pinterventures, Intelligent Domestications,

2 Crochet Hooks, and Meatloaf and Melodrama

are teaming up to celebrating our One Year Blogiversary together

with a $150 Cash Giveaway and surprise prizes from each of our blogs!

Total cash prize will be determined by participation with a minimum of $150.00 Paypal Cash with each host adding a surprise gift to the giveaway and sponsor gifts too! There will be at least 6 Winners – 1 winner for the $150 Cash, 1 surprise prize winner from each host’s blog (My Pinterventures, Intelligent Domestications, 2 Crochet Hooks, Meatloaf and Melodrama), and 1 sponsor(s) gift prize winner.

***Cash winner can be Worldwide, but all other prize winners must be within the U.S.***

Sign-Ups are August 26 – September 9th

Giveaway Dates September 15 – 30

How does this work? Have your social links on the Rafflecopter giveaway. First link is FREE, but we ask that you help us promote this giveaway by posting this giveaway sign-up on your blog for a FREE link.

Second or more links start at $2.00 and

Co-host Spots are ONLY $12.

Co-host spots come with up to 6 links in Rafflecopter, your photo with a link back to your blog in the giveaway post, and listings at the top of the Rafflecopter based on order registered.

Links included: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Bloglovin (order of links based on the order registered).

Would you like to add your Etsy Shop As A Sponsor?

For Co-hosts with Shops (Etsy or Independent) who would like to sponsor a prize in addition to co-hosting the giveaway (minimum value of $10) can choose to have their shop logo/button in the body of the giveaway post with a link to the shop. *All prizes are subject to approval and will be the responsibility of the individual shop owners to ship prizes to the winners.*

What to do? Copy and paste this post onto your blog (picture link provided on sign-up form). The more participants, the more successful the giveaway. Plus, more participants means more exposure for all involved!

Open Worldwide to age 18 and older

My Pinterventures, Intelligent Domestication, 2 Crochet Hooks, and Meatloaf and Melodrama are turning One!

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The holiday season is coming up and it’s time to celebrate with a cash giveaway! Who doesn’t want some extra cash for the fall season?! We need some great bloggers & shop owners to join the fun and help us celebrate and promote this giveaway!

And yes, I’ve signed up! Won’t you join me?!

If you would like to participate, CLICK HERE!

Glorious Graduation Gifting

I normally have a pretty hard time when it comes to graduation gifts, especially for High School Seniors. I always want it to be something that they will use…but fun…but not stupid…you know the drill.

Last year I did gift cards, but this year I said, forget it. Money it is!

So, I got the greeting cards and pulled out the cash…but it still seemed SO impersonal. Until I found a special treat from the lovely Brie over at Darling Doodles!

I just have to stop here and interject this: Brie and her husband have just adopted a beautiful baby girl – they are now a family of three! If you’re not following her blog, PLEASE go and do so – I can’t wait to see all of her baby girl posts that are soon to come! She was also the inspiration for my Holiday Shelf! And I’m convinced she can design just about ANYTHING! (No pressure, Brie!)

Anyhoo, I was thrilled to come across these awesome Graduation Treat Tags!

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