Tay Morgan Easter Egg Giveaway

I love Easter.  Everything about it.  The colors, the food, the traditions, the promise of new life!

One of our family’s favorite Easter traditions is collecting Tay Morgan Designs personalized wooden eggs.  You may recognize her trademark design as these adorable keepsakes have quickly become a Mississippi Easter tradition.  Tay is giving away one of her eggs here at the blog this week!  The winner can choose between these two designs, and Tay will personalize the egg and ship it straight to your home!

1) Snuggle Bunny and Bee or 2) Hearts with Bible Verse


A few of our favorites…


Pine Cove Family Camp egg!


Tay’s eggs are so fun display in a fishbowl in the middle of your kitchen table or coffee table.  Our kids love to peek through to find their special eggs every year.

This year I changed it up a bit and put a few in this wooden box and love the sweetness it brings to my kitchen hutch!


So…I’d love to give away one of Tay’s eggs to you!  Entering to win is super simple!

Just one requirement to enter and you will receive two entries for it…

“Like” Tay Morgan Designs and Amanda Jane Brown on Facebook and simply leave me a comment here at the blog saying you did (or already do!).

For an extra TWO entries, share this post on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and let me know you did.

Giveaway ends next Tuesday, April 8th, at noon.

Start your Tay Morgan Designs Easter egg tradition this Easter!  You can order your school logos, sports or other activities, favorite camp, or other design.  Visit Tay’s Facebook page to see her work!

18 on the 18th and a Fun Giveaway!


(Anybody remember Holly Hobby?  Circa 1977!)

Today, April 18, is my birthday, and I thought we’d change it up a bit today at the blog!  I want to give you a little glimpse into my life behind the blog…AND…a fabulous giveaway to one of my favorite stores, B.Layne Home!  The giveaway is a gift card in the amount of years I’m turning today…38!  So one lucky reader will have $38 to spend at B.Layne Home. And don’t worry, Michelle will ship items if you are not local!

Below is just a taste of what B.Layne has to offer…

Dough bowls, Aspen Bay Reserve Candles (amazing!), hand-carved/painted crosses, rustic lanterns, hand-cut frames, pillows, old doors, furniture, and more!

B.Layne Collage

Be sure to enter below and share it with your friends!

I don’t know about you, but now and again, I love getting to know the blogger behind a blog I follow.  And I want to assure you that my life is far more than door decorations or recipes.  In fact, for weeks, my front doors have been bare, I haven’t cooked in a week, and my house is dirty;).  So here are “18 on the 18th” real-life things about me…

  1. Wife to one, mama to three!
  2. Arkansas is my home, but Mississippi will always have my heart.
  3. 9 times out of 10, I would choose Mexican food when eating dinner out.
  4. I only cook a real, live decent dinner about once a week.  Sometimes twice.  The truth behind a recipe blog;)
  5. A relationship with Christ is the only reason I am sane most days.
  6. Nearly every single thing on the walls of my home has a special meaning or is an original creation by someone I know.
  7. I am a really good, but not very patient driver.  Recently reminded of this as one of my children uttered “idiot” and revealed they heard me say it in the car.  Just grand.
  8. Guilty pleasures-Hot Tamales, Junior Mints, raw cookie dough, Dateline NBC, wine.
  9. I have a Bachelors of Court Reporting.  I didn’t use it a day.  Finishing my degree constituted many dark days.
  10. My dream vacation is Italy with David.  We love talking about going there one day.
  11. I pretty much hate to exercise.  Perhaps that will change once all of my children are in school all day and I have more time.  As it stands, using my 2 free hours getting sweaty and staying gross all day does nothing for me.
  12. I LOVE Little League baseball.
  13. I love Dark Roast Community Coffee.
  14. I love blogging, the blogging community, relationships built with readers, and the creativity that blogging inspires.
  15. I treasure family heirlooms, big and small, and love using an item I know was well-loved by someone in the past!
  16. My recent favorite shows are The Office and Downton Abbey.  Always DVR’d.
  17. I have naturally (very) curly hair.
  18. I can play the piano.  But I rarely do.  I should change that.

So there you go…a little about me behind the blog!  And the best part of today…the B.Layne Home giveaway below!

Mandatory Entry:

-“Like” B.Layne Home on Facebook and let me know you did.

Optional additional entries:

Subscribe to Amanda Jane Brown by email and leave a comment that you did.

-Share this giveaway and let me know you did!

Giveaway ends Monday at noon, so be sure to check back next week!

Tay Morgan Designs Easter Egg Giveaway!

Snuggle Bunnies Tay Morgan Designs

March is finally here, which usually means warmer weather has arrived, but it is still bitterly cold here in Arkansas!  Despite snow flurries in this week’s forecast, I am kicking off spring with a giveaway from Tay Morgan Designs!

Tay Morgan is from my hometown of Jackson, Mississippi, and paints precious keepsake wooden Easter eggs.  As you can see below, each egg is completely customizable with a name, school, special occasions, hobbies, and more!

Tay Morgan Easter Eggs

One of my personal favorites below…”Snuggle Bunnies!”

Snuggle Bunnies Tay Morgan Designs

Names and Bible Verses

Tay Eggs Bible Verse

Sorority eggs!


Here are a few of our personal eggs from over the years…

Tay Morgan Eggs Kids…and our Easter egg display with several of Tay’s wooden eggs tucked in!

Tay Morgan Eggs Bowl

The giveaway is for one wooden egg with your choice of design and personalization!  Click HERE to see all the egg designs in Tay’s online shop.

To enter the giveaway:

1.  Required-Leave a comment stating which design you would choose!  If you do not have a blog, be SURE to leave your name and email address so I can contact you!  (You can let me know of additional entries in this comment, as well!)

2.  Optional additional entryLike Tay Morgan Designs on Facebook

3.  Optional additional entry-Follow Amanda Jane Brown in some way…Facebook, Twitter, Email Subscription, or Pinterest!

4.  Optional additional entry-Share this giveaway on Facebook or Twitter!

 Giveaway ends next Friday, March 8 at noon.  Thank you for entering!