Cool Stuff – Contests

A Giveaway for My Traveling Lady Friends

And the winner is… #29 Laura Sitzman: “LOOOVE this bag and it would be PERFECT for my summer — full of weddings and family photo shoots (some which involve traveling south and staying with friends!). My summer plans also include heading to my parents condo in Florida, riding 44 miles in a charity bike race and lots of outdoor fun with my family! I absolutely love following you on Twitter, […]

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Gluten Free Strawberry Cupcakes & A Giveaway

I got a wonderful gift in the mail yesterday that compelled me to host a giveaway because I want one of you to have it too. One of my favorite food bloggers, Elana Amsterdam, of Elana’s Pantry has a new book coming out this week called “Gluten-Free Cupcakes,” and it looks heavenly. I have talked about Elana’s food philosophy in the past when her last book hit the shelves, but I want to say it again…

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Vote! & A Giveaway

Update: The winner (according to random.org)  izzzzz…. #2 Sarah! Congratulations, you’ll absolutely love this book. Email me to claim your loot! ________________________________________________ It’s that time of year again… when I shamelessly say, “vote for me!” But it worked last year so I’m doing it again. The 2011 Bloggies are here, the biggest blog awards for which I made the list last year. At the same time, I’m going to share […]

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Nicole’s Classes: Photography 101 Giveaway

Gosh, I sure loved reading all of your wonderful resolutions. They were inspiring. The winner of Nicole’s wonderful book izzzzz…..(generated by Random.org) #8! Sofya Hundt “Gosh, shoot another deer! Didn’t get any last season.” Congrats Sofya! Email me to claim your loot! ____________________________________________________ I think it is important to start the New Year off right — with a giveaway! I know a very talented photographer named Nicole. Her photographs grace […]

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Elana’s Gluten Free Olive Rosemary Bread & A Giveaway

*Update:* The winner is… Gloria. Congratulations! You’re going to love this book. Send me an email to claim your loot! _______________________ I met a woman named Elana not too long ago. We met in a hallway of a hotel at a conference and as soon as we met I felt like I had known her for a long time. I just stopped going where I was going and sat on […]

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10 Holiday Gift Ideas & A Giveaway

And the randomly selected winners (using Random.org) are: ncnguyen514, Maryclare and Flygirl Reba Congratulations! Email me at georgia at georgiapellegrini dot com with your addresses! Happy Holidays! ________________________________ Tis the season to give and give. Here are my ideas and a gift from me to you. Scroll to the bottom for a giveaway! Stovetop Smoker The best smoked salmon I ever made was on this little stove top smoker. No […]

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A Giveaway!

Update: And the winner is…. #11 ncnguyen514: “I like dressing.. which is the slightly cooler cousin (or sibling??) to stuffing. I like that it’s crunchy from being baked seperate rather than soggy from being inside the bird. I also like cider :-)” Congrats! Email me at: georgia at georgia pellegrini dot com with your address! And wow, you guys made me hungry, I loved hearing your stories. If you’re hungry […]

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Winners!

And the winner of 2 pounds of Jarlsberg cheese (you heard me), is…. Ben – “My family was never into football, but in my small town childhood we feasted at the church tureen dinner or potluck. My favorite dish was what we called calico beans, but I’ve since seen them referred to as cowboy beans. it’s a mix of several different beans (usually pinto, butter beans, and kidney beans) in […]

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Georgia’s DHDT Weekend: Part 3 & WINNER!

I got up at 5:30am for the third part of that rockin Sonoma weekend I had. It was hosted by Alan Campbell, a photographer, hunter, cook, farmer, abalone diver, wine maker… the list goes on. Suffice it to say, I want to be like him. The plan was to go turkey hunting on his friend Charlie’s ranch in west Sonoma. And as I drove out of my hotel in the […]

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Winners!

Let’s face it, you’re all winners in my heart. BUT two of you are big winners today. I loved reading your recipes, they were awefully delicious looking. It took me longer than expected to decide. If I weren’t roaming L.A. right now I’d be in the kitchen making all of them. They looked so good I could almost taste them. Especially these two: First Place: Venison lasagna Contributed by: Charles […]

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