Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you :)

I'm writing two blog posts today - for a very special reason.


Wow - I'm completely blown away.
A few weeks ago I entered a blogger give-away. Kirsten, of Sustainable Suburbia wrote to me to tell me that my name had been drawn from the hat.


I was very excited to be the winner, but was worried that it would cost Kirsten too much to post it to me all the way from Aussie.  She replied: "Don't worry about the postage Dani. I said anywhere in the world, and I meant it - I just figured if the postage was too much I'd buy another copy on the book depository (free postage world wide), and give the copy I have to someone here in my local urban homesteaders group. :)"


And Kirsten did just that.


I am speechless.  I have just received a brand new copy of "One Magic Square" by Lolo Holbein, and it looks absolutely terrific!  Jam packed with brilliantidea's, companion planting hints and even recipes.  Even a chapter entitled "Soil Secrets".


So - if you will all give me a little time to get my hungry eyes between the pages - I feel a well-deserved book review coming on :)


Thanks again, Kirsten.  Thank you very much.  I feel very honoured and privileged.  I'm taking it to the farm with me tomorrow - and it is going to have pride of place on my bedside table.

8 comments:

  1. Dani - that is so awesome that you won the book - congratulations!!!! and i am wishing you some super good luck with your move! can't wait till you get yourself all settled! you'll have to take hundreds of pics for us!

    your friend,
    kymber

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  2. Fantastic....just in time for putting into practice up at the farm all day, everyday.

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  3. Congratulations. That is cool.

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    1. Tffn - Thanks. You're sooo right :)

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  4. Lucky you! Please share the very best recipes, ideas and knowledge for us poor saps who don't have it.

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    1. Jody - LOL I will, but please - give me time to sort out the mess from the move, and my farm internet connection...

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