# BEB is 7 Years Old! A BIG Birthday Giveaway! (winner announced)

**UPDATE:** The winner of the BEB birthday giveaway is:

**#8,692 – Lisa D:** *“I follow you on Twitter”*

Congratulations, Lisa! Be sure to reply to the email you’ve been sent, and your choice of a prize will be shipped out to you!

[and a repurposed birthday cake from my Chief Culinary Consultant’s birthday this past weekend :)]

Seven years ago today, in this little corner of the Internet, I wrote about Italian Wedding Soup and shared the recipe with whoever was reading (presumably, only my mom and my sister). Since then, this site has grown into more than I could have ever imagined, thanks in large part to all of you! You’ve shared life’s ups and downs with me, as well as countless kitchen adventures.

As a thank you, I’m having a * reader’s choice* giveaway! The lucky winner will be able to choose from the following prizes:

**1. Canon Rebel T3i Digital SLR Camera**

**2. Apple iPad Air** (16GB, your choice of space gray or silver)

**3. KitchenAid Professional 6-Quart Stand Mixer** (in color of your choice)

**4. $500 Amazon.com Gift Card**

Read below for details on how to enter to win!

Thank you all again for being a part of Brown Eyed Baker and for making this site what it is!

### GIVEAWAY DETAILS

One winner will receive their choice of the following:

- Canon T3i dSLR Camera
- Apple 16GB iPad Air
- KitchenAid Professional 6-Quart Stand Mixer
- $500 Amazon.com Gift Card

### HOW TO ENTER

To enter to win, simply leave a comment on this post and answer the question:

“What’s your favorite Brown Eyed Baker recipe?”

You can receive up to FIVE additional entries to win by doing the following:

1. Subscribe to Brown Eyed Baker by either RSS or email. Come back and let me know you’ve subscribed *in an additional comment on this post*.

2. Become a fan of Brown Eyed Baker on Facebook. Come back and let me know you became a fan *in an additional comment on this post*.

3. Follow Brown Eyed Baker on Pinterest. Come back and let me know you became a fan *in an additional comment on this post*.

4. Follow @thebrowneyedbaker on Instagram. Come back and let me know you’ve followed *in an additional comment on this post*.

5. Follow @browneyedbaker on Twitter. Come back and let me know you’ve followed *in an additional comment on this post*.

Deadline: Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 11:59pm EST.

Winner: The winner will be chosen at random using Random.org and announced at the top of this post. If the winner does not respond within 48 hours, another winner will be selected.

Disclaimer: This giveaway is sponsored by Brown Eyed Baker.

**GOOD LUCK!**

Atqa (Paula)onFebruary 11, 2014at1:49 amI follow you on Instagram

KristieonFebruary 11, 2014at1:49 amI absolutely love the Red Velvet Cupcakes, I’ve made them several times over the past year and it always turns out to be a hit.

SherionFebruary 11, 2014at1:50 amSubscribed to email

KristieonFebruary 11, 2014at1:50 amI’m already subscribed to email;)

KristieonFebruary 11, 2014at1:51 amI Follow you on Instagram

KristieonFebruary 11, 2014at1:51 amI follow you on Twitter

Linsey WilliamsonFebruary 11, 2014at1:51 amI also follow you on facebook.

Linsey WilliamsonFebruary 11, 2014at1:52 amI follow you on Instagram too!

KristieonFebruary 11, 2014at1:53 amI liked your facebook page (became a fan)! all different user names, but that’s probably not a problem. x

Linsey WilliamsonFebruary 11, 2014at1:53 amI am also subscribed via email.

Elizabeth DeanonFebruary 11, 2014at1:53 amI’m relatively new to this site, but when a friend told me about it this fall, I immediately book marked it! I made the Ultimate Nachos with Beer Braised Carnitas for a Super Bowl party and they were FANTASTIC!! Wonderful blog!

MikeonFebruary 11, 2014at1:56 amMy favorite recipe is Six-Layer Chocolate Cake with Toasted Marshmallow Filling & Malted Chocolate Frosting. So many wonderful flavors!

MikeonFebruary 11, 2014at1:57 amI subscribe on Facebook.

Hailey KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:00 amThe Chocolate Chip Cookie and Oreo Fudge Brownie Bars! Everyone loves them!

AnnieonFebruary 11, 2014at2:00 amoreo cheesecake!

Hailwy KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:00 amI follow on email

JanonFebruary 11, 2014at2:00 amThe chocolate peanut butter torte is calling my name. Congratulations on 7 years on your blog

Hailey KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:01 amI follow on facebook.

Hailey KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:01 amI follow on twitter.

Julia StonFebruary 11, 2014at2:01 amI sincerely adore reading yor recipes every day!

But for favorite I will have to go with the Six-Layer Chocolate Cake with Toasted Marshmallow Filling & Malted Chocolate Frosting.

Happy Birthday!

Hailey KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:02 amI follow on instagram.

Hailey KittonFebruary 11, 2014at2:02 amI follow on Pintrest.

JanonFebruary 11, 2014at2:03 amI’m already a subscriber by email.

DianneonFebruary 11, 2014at2:07 ami am a follower on INSTAGRAM!! @dianneriv

DianneonFebruary 11, 2014at2:08 ami like on FACEBOOK!!

AmandaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:09 amChocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream!

AmandaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:10 amFB fan

NancyonFebruary 11, 2014at2:11 amMy favorite recipe, so far is the White Sicilian Pizza- the crust is amazing! Thanks for the fabulous giveaway and happy 7th.

NancyonFebruary 11, 2014at2:12 amI subscribe via RSS.

AmandaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:12 amMy favorite is peanut butter cup bars. Though anything peanut butter will do

NancyonFebruary 11, 2014at2:13 amI like BEB on FB.

AmandaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:13 amI am a facebook fan

NancyonFebruary 11, 2014at2:13 amAnd I follow BEB on pinterest. Thanks again.

AmandaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:14 amI subscribe to e-mails

CobionFebruary 11, 2014at2:16 amDefinitely the salted caramel brownies, as the caramel makes them last aaaages… not that that’s possible!

DIANNEonFebruary 11, 2014at2:19 ami subscribe via EMAIL <3

Sierra MaconFebruary 11, 2014at2:19 amYour oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are wonderful! I’ve made them dozens of times for friends and family alike!

Jeff SonFebruary 11, 2014at2:20 amMy favorite recipe would have to be your salted caramel apple pie!

Jeff SonFebruary 11, 2014at2:21 amI am following you on Instagram

Jeff SonFebruary 11, 2014at2:22 amI am a fan on Facebook

MadeleineonFebruary 11, 2014at2:22 amMy favorit recipe is definetly the snickers cake. It is my boyfriends this sunday and i am make this cake for him!

Jeff SonFebruary 11, 2014at2:23 amI subscribe via RSS

MadeleineonFebruary 11, 2014at2:25 amHave subscribed via RSS

LizonFebruary 11, 2014at2:27 amSnickerdoodle bars! Although the red velvet poke cake is a close second. Happy birthday!

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:37 amThere hasn’t been a recipe I’ve tried that hasn’t been amazing! A personal favourite to make for others is the Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes They are amazing and fun to use to get my co-workers buzzed at work!

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:38 amI’m a fan on Facebook! (and Happy Birthday!)

Lydia W.onFebruary 11, 2014at2:39 amThere are so many to choose from, but I think my favorite so far is the Snickers cake!

AnnieonFebruary 11, 2014at2:42 amI am following you on Pinterest!

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:42 amWhen I first started my RSS feed, yours was the first website I subscribed to! I am now on your email list too, just in case I’m not home and need my BEB fix!

AnnieonFebruary 11, 2014at2:42 amI am now following you on Twitter

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:42 amDidn’t realize it, but I was already following you on Pinterest!

annieonFebruary 11, 2014at2:43 amI am following you on Instagram!

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:44 amFollowing you on Instagram now!

AnnieonFebruary 11, 2014at2:44 amMy favorite BEB recipe is the peanut butter chocolate chip cookies! I wish I had some right now!

Maria WonFebruary 11, 2014at2:45 amCheesecake with strawberry topping! I’m making it again for Valentine’s Day!

Maria WonFebruary 11, 2014at2:45 amI’m an RSS subscriber.

Maria WonFebruary 11, 2014at2:45 amAnd I follow you on Pinterest.

MadeleineonFebruary 11, 2014at2:46 amI followed you on Twitter

Maria WonFebruary 11, 2014at2:46 amAnd Twitter.

Angela WicentowichonFebruary 11, 2014at2:46 amAnd finally, following you on Twitter!

Maria WonFebruary 11, 2014at2:46 amAnd Instagram.

Bill MconFebruary 11, 2014at2:50 amChipotle Chicken and Corn Chowder. Yum!

Bill MconFebruary 11, 2014at2:51 amSubscribed via email.

MonishaonFebruary 11, 2014at2:51 amTriple layer Choclate cake

Bill MconFebruary 11, 2014at2:53 amFollowing you on facebook too.

Genny AonFebruary 11, 2014at2:54 amOh, my goodness! How do you choose one recipe! I love so many of your recipes and I’m always on your site. I love your pumpkin cupcakes!

PhyllisonFebruary 11, 2014at2:56 amI love your chocolate chip cookie dough brownies.

PhyllisonFebruary 11, 2014at2:57 amI subscribe by email

AnastassiaonFebruary 11, 2014at3:00 amBlueberry bars, and buckeye brownies

AnastassiaonFebruary 11, 2014at3:02 amI like you on fb

madeleineonFebruary 11, 2014at3:04 amI became a fan on Facebook.

ZoharonFebruary 11, 2014at3:07 amUltimate Chocolate Cupcakes! AMAZING CUPCAKES!!!

EllenonFebruary 11, 2014at3:08 amMy favorite may be the spinach artichoke dip you posted recently-it was great!

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:09 amMy favorite recipe is the bananas foster banana bread!

ZoharonFebruary 11, 2014at3:09 amI follow you on Instagram

dona de leononFebruary 11, 2014at3:09 ampecan tassies!

EllenonFebruary 11, 2014at3:09 amI follow on Instagram under the name Ellen Clifford

ZoharonFebruary 11, 2014at3:09 amI follow you on Pinterest

ZoharonFebruary 11, 2014at3:10 amI follow you on Facebook

ZoharonFebruary 11, 2014at3:10 amI’m subscribed by e-mail

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:10 amI’m subscribed VIA email to browneyedbaker

Briana LopezonFebruary 11, 2014at3:11 amAbsolute favorite would be garlic knots..hands down. Yum

EllenonFebruary 11, 2014at3:11 amI follow on Pinterest under the name Ellen Clifford

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:11 amI am a fan on Facebook

Steph BethuramonFebruary 11, 2014at3:11 amThe banana nut bread! My entire family loves it!

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:12 amI follow you on Pinterest!

EllenonFebruary 11, 2014at3:12 amI subscribe by email!

TammyonFebruary 11, 2014at3:13 amRed Velvet Cheesecake!!!love it!!!

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:13 amI follow you on Instagram

Patty MoweryonFebruary 11, 2014at3:13 amMy favorite is the Chicken Tortilla Soup

Gail WeitzelonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI became a fan on Facebook!

JanetonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI have got to say that my fav BEB recipe is the baked brownie

MelanieonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI follow you on twitter

ShanaonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amTough question, but I’ll say the oatmeal peanutbutter chocolate chip scones.

Tessa CaseyonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI love the Triple Chocolate mousse cake. Creamy texture and oh so decadent. You can never have enough chocolate!

madeleineonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI followed you on instagram

Patty MoweryonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI receive your emails.

JanetonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI subscribe via email!

ShanaonFebruary 11, 2014at3:14 amI subscribe via email.

GwynonFebruary 11, 2014at3:15 amI love your Chipotle chicken and corn chowder!!! I have made that soup so many times!!!