Thursday, August 25, 2011


I am very pleased to announce this blog's very first contest!  One lucky winner will win any three books of their choosing from the amazing selection in the Keeping It Real Bookshop. The contest is open to residents of Canada and the United States. Here’s what you have to do:

Subscribe to the Keeping It Real blog. This is the only must do in the giveaway. 
After you confirm your subscription, leave a comment on this page that says, “I subscribe to the blog.”
If you already subscribe, just leave a comment that says so.
Bonus Entries
There are additional ways to enter for more chances to win. You can do as many or as few as you like:
1. Become a fan of our Keeping it Real page on Facebook. 
Please leave a comment on the wall and you will be entered into the contest.
Click the “Like” button, then leave a message on this page that says, “I Like you on Facebook.”
If you already subscribe to the Facebook page you can leave a comment and say so.
2. Post this contest on Facebook.
Grab this link:
Attach it as a link to a status update on Facebook
Then leave a message on this page that says, “I Facebooked it.”

A Few Rules

You must leave a comment in order to have an entry

You must leave a separate comment for each entry.

You must fulfill the rules of each entry for each entry to count. If your entry doesn’t meet the requirements, we’ll remove it.

Winner will be selected at random.

Giveaway is open to readers in the United States & Canada only.

This giveaway will close on September 25th 2011 at 8 pm. Winner to be chosen by random generator. Winner to be announced on September 26 2011. Good Luck!


  1. Hi there! I've just discovered your blog through Waldorf Yahoo group, and I am so happy about it! And - I subscribed.

  2. I like you on FB (Sandra Mil)

  3. I shared on FB, but I don't know how to leave you status link since only my friends can see it - I guess since I liked you, you'll be able to see, right? ( - is that working?)

  4. Hi I just subscribed! Took an hour between the boys, but we did it!

  5. I facebooked the giveaway! Thanks!


  6. I subscriebd too but my comment didn't show up, let me try again!

  7. I signed up to follow. Found through a yahoo group.

  8. I subscribed to your blog! :)

  9. I subscribed to the blog using Google Reader

  10. Sandra, Thanks for linking the blog's contest on your facebook profile. I don't need to see it to believe it! Just letting me know that you did it is good enough....thank you for your support and good luck! - anastasia

  11. hey I became a fan also!

  12. I fb'd it also! I thought I got this fb'ing thing in here, but it didn't go! Hoping hoping hoping! Thanks for extra chances!

  13. I just became a subscriber. WoW! You have some wonderful entries and inspiring photos. Thanks for sharing!

  14. Just "Like"d you on facebook, too! :)

  15. I facebooked it, as well!

  16. I facebooked it too!