Get your Deerstalker

You might need a magnifying glass too. And a pipe if you’re into that sort of thing. We must go now together and discover who it is who has won the Anthropologie gift card. Now let’s see, what shall we do first? I suppose we must find who has entered the giveaway. Let’s see, there’s…

1. Kate

2. Christine

3. Lillian

4. Frances

5. Eady

6. Theo

7. Jorden

8. alittleteteatete

9. Faith

10. Chris

11. Maria

12. Katie

Now, I believe we next must visit the good inspector who resides at Random.org to see if he might know the answer to our little puzzle.

Hooray! He has solved the mystery! Congratulations Eady! I’ll be contacting you soon.

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Let’s Start Things Off With A Bang!

Otherwise known as a house warming party. What makes a house a home? Perhaps it’s the family within the house that makes it a home. A family who are willing to share their house with others. A family at peace with each other and with God. A family who strive to be clean and tidy but who are also willing to forgive each other when things are get messy. A family with structure built on the principles of Scripture. A family who love and support each other. Always. A family who is willing to oppose the world and do what they believe to be right. This is what makes a house a home. This is what makes my house a home. I am grateful that I am in such a place.

Now, about that party. You know, the house warming party. Or, should we say, the blog warming party. Well, parties are usually thrown in order in celebrate something. Like a new house. Or a new blog. That’s what I’m celebrating but I need your help. Here’s what you do: you are going to create a post on your blog and somewhere in it answer one question.

The Question: What is the one most important thing to you about your home?

After you answer come back here and leave a comment with a link to your post and I will enter you in a giveaway for an Anthropologie gift card worth $25. Sound good? Good. Now for all the technical details: one(1) entry per person please. You must include in your comment a way for me to contact you, either an active blog or an e-mail address. If you do not have a blog you can still enter. Just put your answer in your comment. Giveaway is open to United States residents only. Giveaway closes at 9:00 PM eastern time on May 21st, 2011.

Good luck!

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