Most Popular Posts

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Wednesday Giveaway!

Today's giveaway is from Peggy O'Kelly, the founder of the St. Helena Olive Oil Co., a gorgeous shop featuring organic lavender grown in the Napa Valley. She's offering one lucky winner an amazing spa package of lavender soap, lavender sea salt scrub, a lavender soy massage candle, lavender body lotion and a bundle of organic lavender. Don't these look wonderful? You would smell so good! (And they'd make great holiday gifts.)

For a chance to win, visit St. Helena Olive Oil Co. and leave a comment below. A winner will be chosen at random tomorrow. Good luck!

Update: Carly was our lucky winner. Thanks for playing. xo

1,054 comments:

1 – 200 of 1054   Newer›   Newest»
maite said...

mmMMM! these look lovely. beautiful!

Stephanie said...

Lavender is from the family of mint,
and its purple - which is the prettiest tint.
I love its scent washed, spritzed and rubbed on my skin,
I'm really praying and hoping that I win!

dj kpagzzzzz said...

i love lavender! :)

kate / tinywarbler said...

oh yes, lavender is hands down, my all time favorite smell. thank you for the giveaway!

drokpa said...

omg! please!

Cime said...

I Love lavender!

Absolutely Not Martha said...

lovely lavender.

anna said...

ooh - organic, lavender and so pretty! yes please! :-)

Maggie Sather said...

umm.... YUM!

C said...

lavender is so calming! and st. helena was well known during her time for reaching out to the poor and releasing prisoners. good choice!

Amy said...

Looks beautiful, thank you!

E P J said...

Lavender is something special :)

Jenna said...

I am obsessed with lavender. I buy it whenever I have the chance. These products look fabulous!

Cinnamon said...

I just visited the St. Helena Olive Oil Co! It was so wonderful! And the smell of lavender is intoxicating.

http://thebusiestbee.blogspot.com/

hilldotpeezy said...

I'm new to ur site, and just wanted to tell u its now one of my favorites! Thanks for all the great posts!!! P.S. Lovin the Wednesday giveaways, helps me get through the weeeeek!

sara said...

what lovely items! they look so simple and sweet.
the picture of the girl in your last post is beautiful, i think she could change my mind on leopard print too!
xx

Christina said...

yay calming lavendar!

nadianguyen said...

Oh the giveaways are lovely! Nothing beats lavender.

reagan said...

natural, wholesome & earth-loving products. what more could one ask for?!

Sam and Livi said...

i have olive oil based products and they are my absolute favorite. I would love to win!

mishi1298 said...

Love love love all things lavender! Oh and olive oil toooo!

Torres1287 said...

This would be such a help since I'm about to head into final exams soon!

Pin said...

I start a new job on Monday, which means I need this ASAP! :)

Fingers crossed! xx

julisa said...

My mother would love these. :)

Raquelita said...

Ooooo...what a gorgeous giveaway! Perfect for winter...

elizabeth dale said...

the products look lovely! and i LOVE the recipe page... I will be trying to make the Ricotta Fritta!

MsAmanda said...

I love lavendar and St. Helena. One of my friends got married there a few years ago and it was one of the best weekends I've had. So calm and relaxing!

Lisa Turner said...

Ooh fun! I love lavender.

Louis Duke said...

I could use help with Christmas presents.

Lisa & Justine said...

Love love loveee it!

Thivia said...

I would love this.

Emily said...

I can almost smell it from here =)

Anastasia said...

Great giveaway! I once spent a summer shepherding goats in the Ardeche, amongst the famous French lavender fields. It's always been a favorite aroma of mine...

mirna said...

Ohhh, that sounds and looks amazing...
I love Lavender too :)

pret-a-party said...

mmm i can smell the prettiness from here!

tawnya said...

Mmmmmmmmm......

coral said...

What a great company! Thanks for introducing me to it.

Heather said...

Beautiful stuff! ~H

RIA said...

I would love this- perfect timing for the cold weather in NYC.

Amanda Morrison said...

Mmm I love lavender!

Kacie said...

I would love this...

lilly said...

I want to be smelling of lovely lavender!

christina said...

i love love love the scent of lavender.

Jenny B. said...

Oh, this sounds like a wonderful lavender treat. A Wednesday giveaway would make a wonderful Thursday....

Michaela said...

wow, just looking at these made me feel cleaner and relaxed. Living in a dorm stink, but I do my best.

Shannon said...

Great! My mom loves lavendar, this would be such a great christmas gift for her. I will definitely be shopping here this holiday!

About Me said...

ohh, lovely lavender... lovely gifts, what a fun way to relax.

Emily Schwartz said...

i dream in lavender...

Julia from Vancouver said...

Ou!~ so nice!! I would love to smell like a lavender bush hehe...please let me know if I win :) jeheinon@sfu.ca

becca said...

Pick me,please.
And thank you.

DrGilmore said...

lavender is so relaxing!

Bethany said...

lavendar is such a calming sent. love!

August29thAlso said...

I'd love to send this to my sister, who's had an awful week...we're extremely close and this would really cheer her up!

Adrienne Gunde said...

Such a lovely package! I feel all calm and soothed just looking at it!

sarah said...

Lavender is my favorite smell ever!

Patti said...

stunning. they look delicious!

arden said...

ooh they look so lovely! i want to use those sweet things and display all the pretty packaging too

emg said...

what a fabulous set of fun stuff :)

Divine Miss K said...

ooh love this! Would make a perfect gift for my mother's birthday next week too! She loves lavender even more than I do!

Susanna said...

ohhh i just love lavender!

Samantha said...

<3

Meredith Perdue said...

How great is this set?! I love the text & labels!

Lbdubbin' said...

Lavender my favorite scent. I relax just thinking about it :)

julianna.rose said...

one of these days i am going to win something!

Julie said...

Lavender is my favorite!

Naurnie said...

gosh, you know that smells so tasty!

Penny said...

Looks wonderful!

kaybates2 said...

I can just smell them now. Glad to see they're organic :)

kim said...

crossing my fingers!

The SSS Sophisticate said...

Such a great scent! Instant peace!

skoeze said...

mmm, just lovely. hope i win!

Melanie's Randomness said...

Love Love lavender. Adorable giveaway!!

Emily said...

Mmmm, I love lavender. And what a wonderful store!

Charlotte said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
j.cro said...

Lavender is DIVINE!! I grew some this summer - it never flowered but still smells so delicious!

jessica rose said...

yum!

Amanda said...

Oh, that is so fantastic! I love, love, love lavender! I'm crossing my fingers!

Charlotte said...

I spent every summer of my life in a tiny farmhouse in Italy surrounded on all sides by lavender--nothing brings back memories of sun, family, dogs running through the fields and happiness like lavender!

Marie Seguin said...

great products! marie.g.seguin@gmail.com

Nadia P said...

Ooo lavender: one of the best scents ever known to man!

Corinne said...

My mom loves lavender. This would make a wonderful Christmas gift!

Elyse said...

Lavender makes me so nostalgic for summer! It'd be the perfect antidote for this gloomy weather!

Elyse

natalie said...

awesome!

Beth said...

exciting!! :D

Catie said...

Oh my gosh! It's like a shop full of my favorite things!

Andria said...

I could use some pampering!!

Amy said...

Yum! Lavender is my favorite scent. And what beautiful packaging, too!

jessica mae said...

fingers crossed!

Laura Trevey said...

Lavender is so relaxing.... ahh!
I'm crossing my fingers!

rimax0 said...

What a refreshing treaaat.

Allison said...

Such a lovely giveaway! I feel more relaxed already.

Tamar said...

one of my favorite smells used in so many ways!

Christina said...

I love the scent of lavender!

Erin Elizabeth said...

Thank you for this wonderful giveaway. Lavendar is by far my favorite scent; so comforting and relaxing.

Katie said...

Perfect little indulgences!

Amanda said...

Um...I'm pretty sure I need these, please.

Lena said...

Lavender is so nice this time of year when it begins to get grey and cold.

carly said...

lavender oil is awesome!
cannot wait to see who wins.

Morgan said...

amazing giveaway! would make the perfect gift.

Cathi said...

this is so wonderful!

Sydney said...

not just great home and body goodies, but great recipes too.

The Wanderers' Daughter said...

Oh, heaven! My FRench grandmother used to store the sheets in fresh lavender. I have never recovered from the intoxication of that scent.

ashley said...

Looks nice and relaxing.

Melissa A. said...

oh, I love lavendar and she has a wonderful site. Lavendar growing is quite big here in Washington State where I live too and I love to go to the lavendar festival every year.

Courtney N. said...

I have a lavender bed spray....totally relaxing. So excited about this!

Sowmya said...

The bundle of lavender looks so lovely!!

sgcinco@gmail.com

Li said...

I love lavender! This bath set is perfect for sleep and relaxation. Lavender has been a known herbal remedy in teas and bath oils to relieve stress and tension. I hope I win! Tomorrow is my birthday :) 11/12 and I turn 20.

nicole said...

Ooh, I could use some of this right now. Work has been super-stressful, and this lavender set would be the perfect remedy. Thanks for the chance to win! xo!

nicole.boddington@gmail.com

Christy Kane said...

these look heavenly!

olivia rae said...

oooh amazing! lavender is my favorite scent. xo

Mona said...

Oh yum!

jcdelbalzo said...

oh lovely! i love lavender.

the seaman said...

lavender is my favorite - these would be divine!

Sam Made said...

yum! yes please!

Nicole said...

Lavendar is my fave!

Krysta said...

What a great giveaway! Sign me up :)

Lindsay Carter said...

I cant imagine a better way to ease into the winter than with these lovely lavender products!

Malinda said...

Oh Lavender sounds lovely!!

Christy Cummings Harrison said...

Oooh.. Oohh... pick me! Lavender is my favorite!!!!!

Maureen said...

lovely, lovely! keeping my fingers crossed ...

Abigail said...

i could use a little lavender in my world right now. here's hoping!

darcey said...

Oooh lavender. My favorite scent.

Ale said...

This would be such a blessing and perfect timing after a crappy experience picking up my wedding dress. YUM! Lavender is so feminine -- soft, delicate, and such a beautiful smell.

Mireya said...

Thanks for the giveaway!

Amanda Lynne said...

my mom would love this!

crossing my fingers,
moldy.cake@gmail.com

Soon, Then said...

lavender is my favorite!! Oh how I would love to have these!

Allison said...

Your giveaways lately always feature one of my faves, but I truly had no idea that so many people love lavender!

RyanAyers said...

Lavender is always awesome but I love St. Helena's recipe page as well!

-Ryan

amanda said...

This would make a perfect gift for my mom! (even though I love lavender too)

Bridget said...

Lavendar couldn't be more lovely. A Cup of Jo, you have such wonderful giveaways!

Katie said...

i lovvvve lavender! i hope i win :)

ppparasol said...

Oh, I love lavender! I grew it on my balcony just for the smell, and was so sad when I had to move and had to leave it for my roommates.

Lashley said...

Love it! Fingers crossed...

mintjewels said...

I love lavender! My grandma used to always give me lavender sachets. mmmmm!!

Tilly said...

Delicious!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful! - Kim B.

Samantha said...

Oh, what a treasure filled shop! I hope I win. I love lavender!

Lauren said...

Oh yummy. My favorite scent!

Jaime said...

Love lavender- I've been having trouble sleeping and it's supposed to help! Pick me ;)

katiejane said...

How soothing and divine!

Adrienne said...

Oh, I just LOVE lavender! What a wonderfully beautiful giveaway. Thank you!

Robin A. said...

Peggy's website is lovely! I am crazy about lavender scented product. Please pick me!!!

lynette said...

I looooooove lavender!
this is the perfect winter pampering package :)
thank you for sharing.....

A-Diddy said...

this would be perfect for cold, dry weather!

Kirby B. said...

Oh yes please! The closest i'll get to Provence...for now ;)

Morning T said...

Lavender is my all time favorite frangrance. I make my own face spritzer using lavender, lavender lotion, body wash, sheet spray, room spray, candles...love them all!

Marie-Helene said...

I love the smell of lavender... It reminds me of my French grandma!

amr1891 said...

lavender is just the prettiest color! and olive oil? these get two thumbs up.

The Nest said...

oh yummm!!! we grow lavendar in our yard and it is so so yummy smellin! my mom also made scones out of them, even better

-lexy

Knoopjes said...

Oooh I love lavender & it's my birthday today, so maybe it's my lucky day! :)

Fall Foliage said...

I love lavender!!!

Sarah said...

I never liked lavender until I met my husband (it's his favorite)and now I can't get enough of it - so clean and soothing!

Juliana said...

Love lavender smell!

Jenny H said...

Lovely! I'm wishing!

D said...

Oh, how perfect! I love lavendar, it's so classic and relaxing!

kelley said...

mmm lavender! such a great giveaway.

Betsy said...

lovely!
xoxo

Hodge Podge said...

and just in time for that dry winter skin!

Bernadette said...

yum! lavender reminds me of my mom

Angelica said...

LOVE IT! PICK ME! PICK ME!

ginger said...

I'd love to have a picnic out in their fields. I bet the air smells amazing. :) Lovely lavender!

Lisa said...

So awesome, I love lavendar!

vidalia said...

oh wow. the site is so cute and I love the recipe section!

Virginia said...

OOOH! That lavender salt scrub sounds wonderful! Perfect for a post-flu feel better treat! Pick me!

meet me by the river said...

my best friend wears lavender every day. smelling it always brings a smile and tugs at my heart! i would love to be able to give this to her for christmas!!!

Cecilia said...

Lavender!
It is ONE of my favorite flowers!

Amaya said...

Yes, Please! I love Lavender!

Diane said...

Love, love, love organic! Thanks :O)

sweeticedtea said...

Beautiful... I'm moving nearby in a few months... what a good way this would be to calm my moving nerves and get in the California spirit!

Mo said...

Hi Joanna! I am so IN LOVE with these fun bath products and I absolutely LOVE Lavendar. It's a main flower for my wedding that is in Napa Valley next summer! I would be honored to win this awesome giveaway!

Becki said...

They are sooo pretty :)

Jenni said...

oh these would be perfect after a long day at work!

beth said...

lavender... so relaxing!

Heather said...

Oo, how luxurious!

humble cub & sippy cup said...

mmmmm...i'm sure it all smells lovely!

erin garrison studio said...

oh, these look heavenly!

Joanna said...

mmmmmm, lavender....

Carly said...

I love the smell of lavender, and I'd love to win a package like this! Thanks! :)

www.hascott.wordpress.com said...

"And lavender, whose spikes of azure bloom
shall be, ere-while, in arid bundles bound
to lurk admist the labours of her loom,
and crown her kerchiefs witl mickle rare perfume."

William Shenstone The School Mistress 1742

Gabby said...

Ooh, this is a lovely giveaway!

she said...

beautiful - thanks for the chance to win!

jennifer said...

pick me! pick me!

liz said...

i love lavender

ece said...

Oooooooo!!
lavander blue,
please let me have you!!!

Hello, I'm Emily Clare. said...

Fantastic giveaway! She has a gorgeous website.

Mandi said...

What a great way to end your day!

Hannah R said...

Such a lovely site. And lavender holds such meaningful memories for me!

If Jane said...

seems lovely!!!!!!

Elise said...

hmmm... these look divine! and just what i need to calm myself down during finals week. (eeps!)

hand.pecked said...

As I grow older I find myself moving away from teh fruity smells and more into the lavender smells. I would love to get my hands on these please!

Sareberry said...

Ahhhh.. relaxing a little just imagining it.

Michely Medeiros. said...

just reading about it made me feel all warm and relaxed inside :) great escape from the real world to your own world

mindy said...

mmmm...by far the most wonderful scent ever!

eileen said...

what a delightful shop! the kind of place i would waste time wandering and looking through everything.

my mom kept lavender in my room when i was a baby. to this day whenever i smell it i can physically sense my mind and body ease. thx joanna!

Anonymous said...

I simply adore lavender essential oil - it's my favorite! And such pretty and simple packaging - how sweet :)

-Gemma

gems_k(@)hotmail(.)com

Allison said...

These products look so lovely. I'd be thrilled to win!

Sky-Doll said...

I want one of those!! ♥ lavender.

Becky said...

Ooh, lovely!

Blue Satin Sashes said...

Mmmm, lavender is my favorite... And California is somewhat local!

husb and wife said...

Lavender is my fave. So is Cup of JO!

«Oldest ‹Older   1 – 200 of 1054   Newer› Newest»
Site design by Apartment One
Federated Media Publishing - Style