Samhain's Sirens Day 2, October 2

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Welcome back to Day 2 of our Samhain Celebration! We're thrilled to have you join us!

We have great music, blogging and giveaways for you today!
Remember, if you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to Serena via email or use the contact form at the top of the page.

For those of you entering the giveaways, please read the instructions carefully. By law, we must contact the winner by email. Just announcing it in the blog is not sufficient. We do not want to have to disqualify anyone from participation, so please be sure to give us your email address. If you're not comfortable posting it publicly (which is completely understandable), please send it to us via samhainssirens@gmail.com . Make sure you tell us what name you used in the comments section so we can connect your email properly. Thank you!

Let's get right to the fun, and start you off with a song.



Today's dedication is to "Old Blue Eyes", Frank Sinatra.


Be sure to check out our YouTube Channel for more musical tributes and fun!






Our blog today comes from Adelina at Mid-Stride Moxie - Be sure to head over there and show her some love.
A little about her:

My name is Lina and I am a 48 year old, eclectic, American Witch and eternal seeker. I am a true ‘Jersey Girl’ and I live and breathe the no-nonsense attitude of my beloved home state. I married my loving hubby, Sean, three years ago –proving it’s NEVER too late for love!  I am Childfree-by-choice but I am a devoted furry mom to Baby, my cat. I am an intuitive, a teacher/advisor, a writer and aspiring mixed-media artist. I love Dia de los Muertos art and culture, tattoos, the shore, vintage and retro everything, Lord of the Rings and other assorted geekery.  Above all I live to help others find their voice, their power and their true path. As I move toward my Crone years I’m having more fun than ever before!

Now, on to her contribution:

Creating the Ancestral Altar

At Samhain, one of my favorite traditions is that we honor the Ancestors who have passed on before us. We create rituals and celebrations to welcome their visit with us for this one special evening as the veil grows thin between the world of the living and the dead.  It is a powerful spiritual act to create sacred space for them with an altar for the dead. This is a tradition that has been observed most notably for the Mexican tradition of Dia de los Muertos. However, cultures all around the world have created shrines and altars in the homes for the veneration of their Ancestors and loved ones who are beyond the Veil.

Many believe that if they don’t have anyone significant to them in their family that has passed, that they can’t create an Ancestral Altar. This is simply not true. An altar can be created to anyone has passed on that has had a direct influence on you that you wish to honor. Friends, neighbors, teachers, authors, artists, or actors/actresses that have inspired you in your life are wonderful subjects for an Ancestral Altar. For example-Hollywood Forever cemetery in California is well known for its yearly Samhain altars created by fans that are dedicated to the beloved stage and screen stars from long ago buried there. Some altars are temporary and are only put up around Samhain while others can be made as permanent displays in the home.  I am working on one now that will honor my beloved Mom and Dad who passed away this past year. For me, it will be a permanent part of my home, but will be center stage on my Samhain altar.

Photo Credit - Adelina Soto Thomas
So what are the essentials for an altar? How you choose to create an altar is as individual as you and your Ancestors are. Let me begin by saying that you can create an altar without buying anything. All you need are your intentions and whatever you have. Some of my more crafty friends can create some wonderful elements to use for an altar with just the things they already have. If you choose to make it elaborate or can afford to dress it up then go for it! But please don’t feel that because money is tight, that you can’t create an altar. This is all about how you honor those who came before you and they have all had their own struggles in this life. They know what is in your heart as you choose to honor them.

First-you need a dedicated space. This can be a small area on a bookshelf, corner or a table that doesn't get disturbed. Putting an altar on a kitchen table where you need to frequently move it over is not a good idea. It also fails to treat the altar with the respect it needs to be considered sacred space. My Samhain altar usually goes up in the beginning of October and will stay up for about a month. I know others that do not put them up until Samhain and only leave them up for three days. The choice is yours. Second-you need something to represent the ancestor you are honoring. If you do not have a photo, don’t worry. Find an item that will symbolically represent that person. A pen, figurine, book,  or just write their name and dates of birth/death on something…it can be anything as long as it represents that person to you.

Now we consider the offerings. These are the items placed on the altar that can represent the Elements as well as the things our ancestors enjoyed in life. For example, get little containers to hold some earth and water. You can use little bowls or even shot glasses. Water is said to quench the thirst of the spirits after their journey from beyond the veil back to us. Some have used a bottle of their loved one’s favorite alcohol to represent water and others use a cup of coffee or tea.  Another offering should contain some earth. If you can get a little from the actual graveyard, wonderful, but otherwise some sand, a rock, stone or brick are good, too. I will collect the dirt from garden of my parent’s house and that will be my earth offering. Another earth element is food. You can put some bread, cookies, cake, fruit, candy or other food items that the ancestors loved as offerings for them. Samhain is about them coming to enjoy the essence of the offerings. Don’t be surprised if you suddenly feel like you need to put a particular item on the altar-like chocolate…they will let you know what they want!

For the Fire element, a small candle or some incense will suffice. *IMPORTANT!!! Do NOT leave any candles burning unattended on your altars. Those of us with pets also know that even if you are in the room they can knock things over. Please make sure any candles are steady and secured and only light them when you are present. The element of air can be represented by any light papers like the Mexican ‘papel picado’.  I found it simpler to use feathers. Flowers are always colorful offerings to put on an altar. In Mexico, you can see tons of bright marigolds that are used to decorate altars and cemeteries. They are symbolic of the sweetness of life. Last year, money was tight for me…so I made flowers out of colored napkins. Spray a little scent from anything you like (or more important, that THEY liked) on them and the scent on the air will draw the Ancestors to it. What some consider most essential to any altar is a skull or skeleton. I love have several sugar skull figurines in my home, so for me it is easy to come by and place on an altar. However, this is your altar for the Ancestor you want to honor. You decide what works for you and for them.
So, what else can an altar have as an offering? Anything you want! It can be as simple as a photo, stone, glass of water and an incense stick and be a perfect altar. It can be an elaborate 3 or 4 tiered creation that takes up and entire wall of a room. Was the Ancestor an avid reader? Put their favorite book on the altar. Is there a movie that changed your life? Put the DVD on the altar. Decorate the altar with pumpkins, nuts, leaves and other elements of the changing seasons. Was the Ancestor a smoker? Place tobacco on the altar. This is not a politically correct altar…it is not for the public judgment or consumption. This is a gift from you to the Ancestors…so give them what they enjoyed! For animal lovers, place little pictures or figurines of their favorite pets. Oh yes, pets do belong on Samhain altars. Last year I had the photo of my first cat and sadly, this year my second cat will be on the altar as well. But as my beloved pets are an important part of my life, I want to honor them as well.

What do you do once you have created an Ancestral Altar? Sit…reflect…Give Thanks. Play some of their favorite music and make it a party! Meditate on the Ancestors you have chosen to honor this way.  Talk to them and they will hear you. Tell them you miss them, talk to them about your troubles, share with them your hopes and dreams, or talk about the good old days. If you need to, you can also ask their forgiveness or express any regrets. But do so and then remember that this is a celebration…a reunion…a time for the Ancestors and you to be together again! You can do magickal workings and ask that the Ancestors assist you. Or simply have special items present and ask the Ancestors to bless and charge them for your use and protection in the coming year. Do Tarot or other readings and ask for the guidance of the Ancestors and they will provide it. The Ancestors come to feel part of this world again…and they enjoy being able to help us when we ask them.

Above all, love and honor the memory of the beloved one’s who have passed before us. They have helped to create the person you are now. They were present in your life and now are beyond the Veil in death. Speak, pray, laugh, reflect on all that they have done to enrich your life. Then when it is done…wish them well…blow them a kiss and say, “Thank you for coming…Same time, next year…”

Blessings,
Adelina





Our recipe Siren, Autumn Earthsong, has a wonderfully delicious treat for you today!


Oatmeal Sunflower Bread Machine Bread

*2 lb recipe

**Be sure to follow your bread machine instructions for temperature of water, order of ingredients etc.

1 1/4 cups water
1/4 cup honey
2 TB butter, softened
4 cups bread flour
2/3 cup old fashioned oats
2 TB dry milk
1 1/4 tsp salt
2 1/2 tsp. bread machine or active dry yeast
2/3 cup sunflower nuts

Photo Credit - Autumn Earthsong
Measure carefully, placing all ingredients except nuts in bread machine pan in the order recommended by your bread machine.  Add nuts at the Raisin/Nut signal

Select Basic/White cycle.  Use Medium or Light crust color.  Do NOT use delay cycle.  Remove baked bread from pan and cool on a wire rack.

*Optional...as soon as the bread comes out to cool.  Brush melted butter on top and sprinkle with oatmeal.  Looks really pretty and yummy! 

Blessings
Autumn Earthsong


You can visit Autumn's blog at My Moonlit Path and her shop at Verbena Lane Botanicals!






We have two more giveaways for you today! Note: These giveaways are open to the U.S., Canada and where allowable. Void where prohibited. Canadian residents, please pay close attention as by law, you have to use a different set of rules. Not to worry, we have you covered :)

Giveaway #1: Four hand-crafted items from Leave them In Stitches

A little about the owner, Jennifer Rasmussen:
I am a seeker of all things knowable.  I started this path 23 years ago but lost my way for a long time.  One day, I looked in the mirror and hated who I saw.  It was then that I vowed to return to who I knew deep in my soul I was: a witch.  Step by step, I have left the broom closet and refuse to look back.  I am the mother of an amazing almost 18 year-old and Nana to 3 thanks to my middle stepdaughter.  I love children and animals and actually prefer them to most people I meet!  My dream is to have a homestead of my own one day where I can teach my grandchildren, nieces, and nephew to love the Earth, nature, and self-sufficiency.  I tend to love things others consider ‘dark’ or ‘gothic’ as they speak to my soul.

I am also a certified secondary education teacher (scary, isn’t it?).  I have a BA in History, a MS in Criminal Justice, and am almost finished with my MA in Teaching – Secondary Education.  I am a bibliophile and prefer the printed book to electronic versions.  There is just something about the sound of a cracking spine (of the book, silly!), the feel of the pages, and the smell of the paper that sends me to another world.  There is so much more to know about me, which I share over at All I Can Do is Write It in a Blog .  I am humbled and honored to be a Siren.


And, here's what you'll receive if you win!










Giveaway #1, Part 2: Card set from Saga's Cottage
Meet Loren, owner of Saga's Cotage!


Loren is one of the Sirens Administrators, as well as a contributor to the fun.
Mom of 3, grandmother to 1. Loren likes to paint things that interest her, which includes Pagan and Halloween art. Her favorite style is folksy. Her black cat, Kissy, is her art familiar, staring at her for long periods to convey what he would like to see in her art, which would be himself. Loren is also trying to make her entire home into a giant mural.
Her blog: Saga's Cottage
Her Shop: Saga's Cottage
Her 
Facebook Page





In addition to the lovely stitchworks, you'll also receive a set of Loren's prints made into cards, a 9.00 value:



How to Enter this giveaway:

You have until 6am EDT tomorrow to enter. Winner will be emailed and an announcement will be made on the blog at 9am EDT.

You MUST provide a valid email address to enter the contest.
(if you are not comfortable posting your email address here, please send it to samhainssirens@gmail.com and  be sure to include the name you use in the comments so we'll know who to match it with)

1. Go to Leave Them In Stitches. Find your favorite stitch-work, come back and comment on it here (1 entry)

2. Like the Leave Them in Stitches Facebook page. Come back and tell us you did that (1 entry)

3. Go to Saga's Cottage. Find something you like, come back and tell us about it here. (1 entry)

4. Like Saga's Cottage on Facebook. Tell us you did that :) (1 entry)

5.  Blog about this giveaway (make sure you link back here), come back and leave us a link to your blog. You do not have to make separate blog entries for these giveaways. (1 entry)

6. Tweet about this giveaway (link to us, please), come back, and leave us a link to your tweet (1 entry)

Note: If you want your entries to count as separate entries, you must post them separately. If you post 1 comment with all three on it, it will only count as 1 entry.

Canadian residents, by law, instead of the above, you must answer the following question to be eligible:

What is 3+4?

What's cool about being a Canadian? You automatically get 6 entries for just answering 1 question! :)



Giveaway #2: There will be 3 winners chosen for this one! Author Wendy Callahan is giving away 3 e-book copies of her work, "The Gossamer Gate".



A little about Wendy:

Wendy is an urban and steampunk fantasy author, Pagan writer, and co-host for Sounds of Steam. In her mundane existence, she is a homeschooling mom and genealogist from Massachusetts, living in Nebraska with her husband, son and daughter, black-headed caique, and three cats.

She is a priestess of Green/Hedge Witchcraft who has been practicing since 1984. As former High Priestess to a coven on the east coast, she passed on the knowledge received in her many years of study and training, synthesizing it into a new tradition.

Her writing has been featured in "Witches & Pagans" (f.k.a. "newWitch"), "The Beltane Papers", "If... A Journal of Spiritual Exploration" (f.k.a. "PagaNet News"), and many other publications. She specializes in and teaches workshops on meditation and pathworking, as well as her tradition of Green Witchcraft.


How to Enter this giveaway:

You have until 6am EDT tomorrow to enter. Winner will be emailed and an announcement will be made on the blog at 9am EDT.

You MUST provide a valid email address to enter the contest.
(if you are not comfortable posting your email address here, please send it to samhainssirens@gmail.com and  be sure to include the name you use in the comments so we'll know who to match it with)
1. Go to WendylCallahan.com. Peruse her works, come back and tell us which one you'd most like to read. (1 entry)

2. Like Wendy's Author Page on Facebook. Don't forget to come back and tell us you did! (1 entry)

3. Blog about this giveaway (make sure you link back here), come back and leave us a link to your blog. (1 entry)

4. Tweet about this giveaway (link to us, please), come back, and leave us a link to your tweet (1 entry)

5. Be a follower of this blog, Samhain's Sirens (1 entry)

6. Like Samhains Sirens on Facebook (1 entry)

Note: If you want your entries to count as separate entries, you must post them separately. If you post 1 comment with all three on it, it will only count as 1 entry.

Canadian residents, by law, instead of the above, you must answer the following question to be eligible:

What is 4+4?

What's cool about being a Canadian? You automatically get 6 entries  for just answering 1 question! :)





Here's what you've been waiting for!

October 1, Winner of Giveaway #1: Blog Makeover by PIP Designs

Wandering Gypsie!!!



October 1, Winner of Giveaway #2: Book of Shadows by LaPulia Studio, Inc.

Janille McGee!!!

Check back tomorrow to see who won today's giveaways and for all of our Samhain fun! See you then!

107 comments:

  1. I <3 the "Witches Gather Here" tavern plaque and all of the spirit boards.

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    1. Psst.. Jen.. because Loren's giveaway is tied with yours, you aren't eligible for her cards. I know.. I want them, too!!! lol

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  2. Congrats to all the winners! Remember to post your email address when you're entering to win these fantastic prizes. I love Samhain, and Adelina's article is fantastic! I have my own ancestor altar, it's really a great way to keep those who have passed in your daily life. This year's event is rising like a nice loaf of bread. I can't wait to hear back from all the winners and see the comments that are sure to be rolling in.

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    1. Thank you so much Renee! That means a lot...

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  3. From "Leave Them In Stitches" I'd have to say I like the "Whereever You Lay Your Hat" piece because a) it has a spider on it and b) it made me start singing "Papa Was A Rolling Stone" in my head. Sandy - the_penns@cox.net

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  4. From Saga's Cottage, I like the "You've Entered Familiar Territory" best because a) there are black kitties like my pretty Cora and b) Nice Pun. Sandy - the_penns@cox.net

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  5. Congrats to yesterday's winners! Great entry today!
    I love cross stitch - the "Happily Ever After" in shades of blue and beige is really pretty!
    ~ Lynda
    lfe61@comcast.net

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    1. Thank you, Lynda! That was a gift to my stepdaughter and her hubby. The bridesmaid dresses were in that color blue and their shoes were champagne. :-)

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  6. I liked "Leave Them in Stitches" in Facebook. :)

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  7. I love the blue background 'You've Entered Familiar Territory" on Saga's Cottage.

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  8. I like Saga's Cottage on Facebook. (Lynda England Hardy)

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  9. I tweeted this giveaway: https://twitter.com/TheAuldGreyMare/status/385395092996898816

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  10. Heart and Fire sounds like a fun read!

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  11. I like Wendy L. Callahan's Facebook page.

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  12. I tweeted about Wendy's book: https://twitter.com/TheAuldGreyMare/status/385397526813097984

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  13. I like Samhain's Sirens on Facebook.

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  14. Hmmm -either I'm the first commenter or I'm commenting in the wrong place :) I visited Leave them in Stitches and LOVE the Wherever you lay your hat, that's your home! oneoldgoat1962@gmail.com

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    1. Thank you, Beth! I love that one, too! I also love "Best Witches"! The witch was supposed to have a green face and warts, but I just couldn't stitch her that way!

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  15. I follow Leave them in Stitches oneoldgoat1962@gmail.com

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  16. I like Leave them in Stitches on FB!

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  17. At Saga's Cottage - I just love The Morrighan print! oneoldgoat1962@gmail.com

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  18. I like Saga's Cottage on FB oneoldgoat1962@gmail.com

    Btw, thanks for the giveaways!!! BB

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  19. I follow Samhaim's Sirens oneoldgoat1962@gmail.com

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  20. Good morning! loving all the information shared and the give aways are awesome as well!

    Liked Leave them in Stitches on Facebook

    butterflygypsie@gmail.com

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    1. Thanks, Gypsie! We are so glad to have you with us!

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  21. Love the Best Witches embroidery, by Leave them in Stitches.

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    1. That's one of my favorites, too! The pattern had her with a green face and warts but there was NO WAY I was stitching that! I think she's MUCH cuter the way she is now! :-)

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    2. I completely agree! i'm so glad you changed her from the pattern! I love that she's nearly ginger! i've a soft spot for ginger witches.. cuz i'm one as well. ;)

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  22. I really love the Blessed Samhain Plaque by Sagas Cottage

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  23. good morning :) I liked you page on facebook :) my name is Pam McDonald my email is pmcdonald003@yahoo.com .
    I would love to learn how to blog .

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    1. Good morning, Scarlett! Thank you for visiting our blog and liking our FB page! Which giveaway or giveaways were you looking to enter? You are welcome to enter them all, just make sure to do individual comments for each entry so that you get as many chances as you can!

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  24. posted on twitter! https://twitter.com/PhoenyxFlower/status/385422859343892480

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  25. Great post today!
    At Leave them in Stitches I like the Wherever You Lay Your Hat piece...and the fairy silhouettes. I also love that little Merlin piece :) robyncha (at) yahoo

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    1. Thank you! The blue wizard is part of an ongoing project for my nephew. I am making him one for each birthday. He just turned 2 last Saturday. His sister is 6 months old and is going to get a fairy for each birthday. :-)

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    2. What a cool idea! Those will be heirlooms someday.

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  26. So many cool things at Saga's! I love all the note cards, the "Familliar Territory" and a "Girl's Best Friend", the Morrigan print and The Veil... robyncha (at) yahoo

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  27. Another amazing entry! I have been trying to find a nice ritual for Samhain and this is definitely being worked in.
    Loving these giveaways too! Canadian resident here so answer for first giveaway is 7, and for the second is 8 :D

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    1. Thanks so much Silver Fox! I would love to hear about what your Samhain ritual looks like!

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  28. I Tweeted at https://twitter.com/RCchrps/status/385440177847422976 robyncha (at) yahoo

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  29. Giveaway 1:

    The answer is 7.

    wayfaring.dreams@gmail.com

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  30. Giveaway 2:

    The answer is 8.

    wayfaring.dreams@gmail.com

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  31. I've also liked the SS facebook page!

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  32. I've liked Wendy's Author Page on Facebook!

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  33. I liked Leave Them in Stitches on FB.

    orionova [at] gmail [dot] com.

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  34. I adore black work, so I love the black work dancing faeries that Leave Them in Stitches has!

    orionova [at] gmail [dot] com.

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  35. I've added 'Dead Wrong' to my wish list on Amazon! :)

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  36. I am following Samhain's Sirens on FB.

    orionova [at] gmail [dot] com.

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  37. The whole page was wonderful and Lina your blog was amazing, After having both of my parents pass over in the last 10 months, it gave me lots of ideas.

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    1. My mother will be gone a year October 19...My father is gone 7 months...I know how difficult it is losing both parents so close together... If you want to talk more, send me a message on Facebook....(((hugs))) and thank you for your kind feedback!

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  38. I've added 'Dead Wrong' to my wish list on Amazon! :)

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  40. I've blogged about it:
    http://multifacetedexperience.blogspot.com/2013/10/giveaways.html

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  41. My Tweet:
    https://twitter.com/kleaf19/status/385504686003859456

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    1. And my email address: kleaf19@gmail.com

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  42. Autumn, I loved the recipe and tried it already. I replaced 1/2 cup of the water with applesauce and it came out great. Thank you for sharing this.
    sunshine97827@gmail.com

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  43. What a delightful site! Loved the blog post about the altar and I am so glad you are posting Autumn's recipes! She is quite the Kitchen Witch! SagasCottage is such a cute place! I love the Veil print! She does amazing work. My email address is debsbball@yahoo.com! Blessed be!

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  44. What a fun place Leave them in Stitches. I liked her page and love the Witches hat cross stitch. I use to do cross stitch years ago! May need to get back into it some day!!!!!!

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    1. Thank you, Sunshine! My sister (the other half of LTiS) and I were just saying that if we inspire someone else to take up needlework (or get back into it), we have been successful!

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  45. I am always looking for new authors especially women! so finding Wendy if a wonderful treat for me! I am very interested in the Gossemer Gate book! I would love to win this! Thanks for the info! Blessed be! My email is in my first entry!

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  46. My blog is : http://angeliqueautumnspeaks.blogspot.com/

    Will put you on my blog list too!

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  47. Over at leaving them in stiches I really like the "Best Witches" Now what not to live about her of crouse I liked her...right off.
    Ms loren work I would have to say I would be interested in her cards since I take part in a penpal group....Since I have already like her facebook page I recomend her facebook page to anther person.
    I did posting about the give away over at my blog and also tweet about it also....links to follow below.
    http://www.peppylady.blogspot.com/2013/10/it-seem-little-strange.html
    https://twitter.com/Peppylady.....not sure how to do a direct link to my tweet posting but one should easily find it.

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    1. Thank you, Dora! I love that little witch, too! She is the cutest!

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  48. I would enjoy reading the Chronos Clock. I have always loved me a trilogy, and with the reviews calling it a meeting of Sherlock Holmes (one of the best characters ever invented), Wharehouse 13, and Wild Wild West, I must admit my interest is piqued. I also liked your FB page Ms. Wendy.
    I don't blog and I refuse to tweet (I am such a stubborn person at times), so I reckon my entries are limited. But my maternal grandmother is from Newfoundland, which makes me 1/4th Canadian, so I can also enter by their rules, eh? Just let me find my calculator app....

    beamonjoe@gmail.com

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  49. I liked Leave them in Stitches on facebook.
    rebeccajof@live.com

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    1. Thank you, Rebecca! We are thrilled to have you with us!

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  50. I liked Saga's Cottage on facebook.
    rebeccajof@live.com

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  51. I love all of Loren's art on Saga's but the you've entered familiar territory is my favorite and Loren did a beautiful one for me that I keep at my alter. I will treasure it forever!

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  52. I liked Saga's Cottage on Facebook.
    cyndi.richards@yahoo.com

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  53. I liked Leave Them in Stitches on FB

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    1. Thank you, Cyndi! We like that you 'like' us and hope you stick around!

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  54. My favorite Saga's is the Samhain The Thinning Veil print

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  55. My favorite on Leave Them in Stitches is Best Witches

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  56. Giveaway 2
    I liked Wendy's FB page

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  57. I would most like to read The Paid Maiden

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  58. I liked Samhain's Sirens on FB

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  59. For giveaway #1

    My favorite stitch-work would have to be Best Witches.

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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    I have liked Leave them In Stitches Facebook page (:

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  61. For #1

    My favorite art piece by Loren would be her Moon Dance Print. It is absoulutly beautiful! Lovely picture.

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  62. For #1

    I have already liked Saga's Cottage on Facebook.

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  63. For #1

    I tweeted about this giveaway, link:

    https://twitter.com/Engie36000091/status/385601080442093568

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  64. For giveaway #2

    This is my first time coming across Ms. Callahan's works and I must honestly say that her stories are intriguing. It was hard to decide what interested me the most but if I had to choose my first pick would be "The Pain Maiden".

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  65. For #2

    I have liked Wendy Callahan's Facebook page (:

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  66. For #2

    I did tweet about this giveaway, link:

    https://twitter.com/Engie36000091/status/385599936483430400

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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  67. For #2

    I have liked Samhains Sirens on Facebook (:

    engie.willow@gmail.com

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    I am a follower of this blog.

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  69. I really love the fairy stitchworks at Leave Them in Stitches! rapowell4@gmail.com

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  70. I liked the Leave Them in Stitches Facebook page! rapowell4@gmail.com

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  71. The "You've Entered Familiar Territory" plaque at Saga's Cottage really made me smile :) rapowell4@gmail.com

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  72. I liked Saga's Cottage on Facebook! rapowell4@gmail.com

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  73. I tweeted about the giveaway! https://twitter.com/Raitalle/status/385616348027441152 rapowell4@gmail.com

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  74. I Liked the Leave Them in Stitches Facebook page =D

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  75. I have to say that I love the Best Witches, it makes me giggle lol

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  76. I Liked Saga's Cottage on Facebook =D

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  77. I absolutely love the Witches Familiar Hand Painted Plaque!!!!

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  78. I simply adore altar pics and folks hows and whys. Congrats to yesterday's winners!

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