lovely lilacs

There was a break in the clouds yesterday, so I snapped a few shots of our lilac tree.

the winner is...

Congratulations to Kala of Vegan Craftastic for being the lucky winner of the Earth Day Giveaway.

Check out her great entry:
"My Earth Day tip is to crochet your own dish cloths using organic cotton instead of using sponges, you can wash them again and again instead of tossing out sponges!"

Thanks to those of you who participated in the giveaway!

new items

All of these sets of stationery are available in my Etsy shop.

oregon zoo

Ben, Bethany, Me and Kathey in the eagles nest.

hanging out at the docks

Hawaiian Chieftain
Garibaldi, OR

earth day giveaway

After several months on hiatus, Paragraph Cove is coming back with a vengeance!  Soooo, in honor of Earth Day I'm giving away this set of recycled/upcycled envelopes.

Textures in Nature Upcycled Envelopes

These envelopes are made from several discarded library books published in the sixties.  Each envelope comes with a 80 lb 100% recycled PC White Mohawk flat note and a round scalloped address labels.  All the envelopes have self adhesive closures.

To win this set of envelopes, comment to the post with a great Earth Day tip along with your email address. 

For extra entries:

Tweet this giveaway = 1 extra entry.

Blog about this giveaway = 1 extra entry.

Follow this blog = 1 extra entry.

Make an extra comment with your extra entries. (i.e. one extra comment for follow, one for tweet with link, one for blog post with link.)

This giveaway will end Thrusday April 29th, 12PM PST.  The winner will be picked randomly and notified via email.