Category Archives: Giveaway



And The Winner Is… And The Winner Is…


Sarah from pão e queijo, you are the lucky winner of one beautiful handmade antique silver spoon ring! Congrats! I hope it makes you feel a little better after loosing one of your favourite heart earrings. Please email me at hotpolkadot (at) live (dot) com to claim your prize, give me your ring size and…
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Antique Silver Spoon Ring Giveaway. Antique Silver Spoon Ring Giveaway.


I have something super special for you today! I’ve recently been gushing about the anticipated arrival of my lovely antique silver spoon ring on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. I am happy to say that it arrived today from Dan at Dank Artistry in Ames, Iowa. It came a long way to fit perfectly and prettily…
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And The Winner Is… And The Winner Is…


Varshini, that’s you! You’ve won a pretty bird’s nest necklace made personally by me! I hope you treasure it always as a token of Spring and a thank you for your kind comments about my blog. Please email me at hotpolkadot (at) live (dot) com to claim your prize and give me your mailing address….
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Feather The Nest. Feather The Nest.


Outside tiny birds fly distracted and twitterpated snatching up twigs and absconding with string to prepare nests in your eaves trough. Inside we feather our own nests with knick knacks, baubles and trinkets. I’ve made my nests of airy threads of spun sugar atop pillows of velvety Caramel Buttercream crowning moist Vanilla Bean Cakes. An…
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And The Winner Is… And The Winner Is…


Roxanna from A Little Bit of Everything, you are the lucky winner of The New Food Processor Bible! You are going to have so much fun with this book. I promise! Please email me at hotpolkadot (at) live (dot) com to claim your prize and give me your mailing address to receive the lovely cookbook….
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And The Winner Is… And The Winner Is…


Susan Smith of Readspace, you are the proud new owner of the shiny cookbook, A World of Cake! Lucky lady! Just think of all the lovely cakes you’re going to make between those glossy pages! Just try and love this book as much as I do! I dare you! Please email me at hotpolkadot (at)…
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A World of Cake. A World of Cake.


     I was fortunate enough to recently receive the lovely cookbook, A World of Cake by Krystina Castella. It’s quickly becoming one of my favourite cookbooks with its big beautiful photos and scores of recipes for, you guessed it, cake. A World of Cake reads like a cherished family recipe book with a detailed story behind…
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