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Aug 25, 2012

COME MEET THE GOOD FOLKS AT FOLK MAGAZINE

Have you ever heard of Folk Magazine? I have been following them on Facebook for some time now and my mouth always drops when I see the photos they share. Fall 2012 Official Cover

They have their Fall edition coming out soon. How lucky for me…and for you that I have been offered a chance to review the magazine and to give away a 1 year subscription to one of you lucky readers.

It  is difficult to know where to begin when there is so much to see. I rarely buy magazines any more since I don’t have the time to go through them and they just end up gathering dust.

Not this magazine. Page after page is full of interesting articles, food, scenery, art, travel, stories and of course our favorites FOOD AND DECORATING.4

The pages in this magazine are  full of interesting imagery that appeals to not  only your sense of sight but to you memories of times gone by. It makes me think of my genealogy research on some pages, looking a lot like a precious family scrapbook album. 5

I have always found that the food pages in a magazine appeal the most to me. I am already planning what recipes to make at home.

How about Pumpkin Biscotti or Pumpkin Egg Nog? Settler’s Beans? That got your attention didn’t it? Capture2

You could take a trip to the Rural Society in Mount Vernon, Ohio to their show of architectural salvage or set up a table in a barn to rival the best dining rooms anywhere. 3

Every page will draw you in. You will smell the smells and hear the sounds of the surrounding areas. You will wish you were there and there and also there. 6

If you are a business there are many advertising opportunities too including a Artisan’s Directory. They strive to promote American small businesses.

True to the Folk name they have articles on talented folk artists such as Jennie Helper who makes the cutest Pumpkin head prims (primitives) or Johanna Parker’s whimsical pieces. 8

Now how are you going to get your subscription? You can go to their web site by clicking here. 7

You can also win a years subscription by leaving a comment on my blog. You must be a follower of my blog either through Google Friend Connect gadget on my sidebar or by following this blog on Facebook by clicking on the Facebook like button on the sidebar.

Now there isn’t much time here to enter. I need your comment and your follow by Sunday, August 26 @ 6:00 pm Pacific Time.

12 comments:

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

That sounds like a great magazine! I'd love to know about the Settler's Beans, sounds like something I'd love! Thanks for the fun give-away and Happy Weekend:@)

D. Jean Quarles said...

How have I not heard of this magazine? It sounds wonderful and you're right, the recipes got my attention.

Sue said...

I met the boys at Mt. Vernon last spring and saw them briefly at the Vintage Market, as well. I'd love to win a subscription to the magazine, Lucy. Count me in for an entry.
xo Ethel

Blondie's Journal said...

This sounds like a great magazine. I am really fussy about the ones I choose because like with you, they tend to just sit and gather dust. The recipes sound good and I love to read about regular "folks"! Great giveaway, Lori!

XO,
Jane

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

This is so visual it's a feast for the senses. What a great giveaway.

Count me in!

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

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Katherine Wolak said...

Can you tel Im drooling? Great giveaway, especially for a brilliant magazine like that! Thanks for the opportunity girl, so sweet of ya! :)

Hugs,

Celestial Charms said...

Such a interesting looking magazine. A little something for everyone. Would love to win this.
Maureen

Kim@Snug Harbor said...

What a great giveaway item. I'm already a follower and I liked you on FB as well. Thanks!

Kathleen said...

Hi Lori! Haven't seen you in ages!
I have not heard of that magazine, but looks like something I would read.
The pumpkin Biscotti sounds really good!
Hope all is well there.
Beautiful summer day here, not thinking Fall yet!
I am a follower for ages!

Tracy said...

This sounds like a great magazine, I would love to win a subscription, Thanks Lori for sharing about this magazine.
T

Shirley said...

I've never heard of this magazine - is it available in Canada? I think I'd pick it up jut because of the great cover photo.

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