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Forty followers... Whew that was easier than I thought (don't stop now keep on clicking that follow button).

Okay so I'll make a copy of the boredom ideas and I'll send it out (email style) to anyone willing to leave their email address in the comments.

Rules are that you have to be a follower of my blog.

Then at the end of the week I'll draw a name and that lucky person will be the recipient of a boredom bucket... made by me. I'll, obviously, send that one in the mail.

How does that sound?

Okay.... comment away!


Jackie said…
Congrats! You are big time now!
Jackie said…
I'm a subscriber, sorry, I should mention that.
Claire Wessel said…
I'd love a copy of the list!
A boredom bucket? Hmm.... interesting. I like the idea! So ya, I'd love to win!
Very cool giveaway!
Amy said…
Sign me up! I'm follower #40 (pretty sure) :-)
Polly Blevins said…
I have been a follower for years....sign me up. I don't like to be borded!
Paula said…
Yay, I just became follower #68. I just found your blog today for the 1st time and love the bored bucket idea. I would love a copy of your list! Now I'm off to check out the rest of your blog!!

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