Monday, January 31, 2011

Blogiversary Week, Day 8 - The Finale

 We've covered a lot of my garden so far... from the start in February and planting seeds inside my house, to the spring and seeds in the greenhouse, to the vegetable plot and the gardens we went.  We watered and nurtured the little seedlings, that grew into plants.  Some for their beauty and some for their fruit.  The sky went from gray, to pale blue, to the truest clear sky blue.

The days grew balmy, then hot, then cooler again.  Another garden season from beginning to end.

For the final day...

something to hold it all.  A little burlap bag, complete with my addition of a little fabric flower.  You can hold your garden magazines, your new garden journal... and think of me, at Red Gate Farm.

Thank you friends, for stopping by... the winner will be announced tomorrow, Tuesday February 1st!
Chris at Red Gate Farm


  1. An unbelievably creative and generous giveaway Chris. Thanks for the tour, love the angle of the windmill photo. I'll have to try that this summer. Oh summer, I wasn't yearning it quite so much a week ago! : )


  2. Hi Chris, I have so enjoyed meeting you and visiting your gardens through the seasons...the little burlap bag is precious!... So looking forward to Spring!... xoxo Julie Marie

  3. I too have enjoyed visiting your blog & getting to know you better! I love love love this bag - its really cute! I'm absolutely so excited for whoever wins your giveaway as everything is so useful for a gardener! Keeping my fingers crossed that it's me.....i think i would jump for joy! xoox

  4. Awesome giveaway! Awesome photos! Awesome blog!

  5. It has been fun sharing in your blogiversary week, Chris. The little flower is so cute.

  6. The bag is adorable!...and the reading was great too!

  7. I can only sit and dream... The fog is in and it is cold here again. As it should be...

  8. Mercy!! Thank you for sharing it all and for your generous giveaway...somebody's gonna be the lucky one..;j

  9. We in line for a blizzard tonight. We've battened down the hatches and are going to enjoy a day or so of being *snowed in*. Between the shoveling, I plan to enjoy sipping coffee and stitching and dreaming of spring and starting seeds. Thank you for the opportunity to get to know you and your gardens better and the chance to win this lovely giveaway. A burlap bag is the PERFECT final addition to this giveaway :)

    Blessings to you!

  10. This has been such fun! Last week we got a foot of snow. This week an ice storm is on the way. What fun to dream about gardening with you! Happy Blogiversary!

  11. Oh my! You are a wonder!! Such beautiful things. I am keeping my fingers crossed.
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    (¸.*´ (¸.*´* Lori Lynn *

  12. That little garden bag is so cute!

  13. Why that's the perfect way to wrap - get it? - up this giveaway! You are so cute with this and I've loved playing along with this. Thanks so much for thinking of us with this fun giveaway!

  14. Yours is the best give away, I have ever seen from begining to end. It was done creatively with thought care and attention. Just like your garden.. YOU rock Chris!

  15. Oh, you are the sweetest! What a generous, generous giveaway!



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