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!

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[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

Canon T3i dSLR Camera

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

Enter to win an iPad Air on www.browneyedbaker.com!

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

KitchenAid Professional Series 6-Quart Stand Mixer

4. $500 Amazon.com Gift Card

Amazon 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:

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!

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11,837 Responses to “BEB is 7 Years Old! A BIG Birthday Giveaway! (winner announced)”

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  1. Erin on February 11, 2014 at 3:42 am

    Liked on Facebook

  2. Erin on February 11, 2014 at 3:42 am

    Follow on Twitter

  3. Jocelyn Twomey on February 11, 2014 at 3:42 am

    I follow on Instagram

  4. Zainab on February 11, 2014 at 3:42 am

    I subscribed to Brown Eyed Baker by email!

  5. Noodle on February 11, 2014 at 3:44 am

    Mississippi Mud Cake

  6. Jessica on February 11, 2014 at 3:45 am

    Gosh this is a hard choice! I’m gonna say my favorite BEB recipe is the Blueberry Lemon Buttermilk Bundt Cake…can’t go wrong there!

  7. Stasha on February 11, 2014 at 3:46 am

    I subscribe via email.

  8. Karie Harding on February 11, 2014 at 3:46 am

    I follow on Instagram!

  9. Angelina Wu on February 11, 2014 at 3:46 am

    I liked you on Twiiter!

  10. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:47 am

    I love breakfast and brunch meals. I can eat it for every meal, so your breakfast and brunch I love your baked french toast casserole with praline topping AND cheesy sausage spinach breakfast casserole.

  11. Angelina Wu on February 11, 2014 at 3:47 am

    I follow you on Instagram :)

  12. Stasha on February 11, 2014 at 3:48 am

    My favorite recipe is Better Than Anything Cake.

  13. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:48 am

    Subscribe to Brown Eyed Baker by both RSS and email

  14. Karie on February 11, 2014 at 3:48 am

    Follow on Twitter

  15. Angelina Wu on February 11, 2014 at 3:48 am

    Pinterest-followed!

  16. Adina Clarke on February 11, 2014 at 3:48 am

    I subscribe to Brown Eyed Baker by email :)

  17. Stasha on February 11, 2014 at 3:49 am

    I’m a fan on Facebook.

  18. Adina Clarke on February 11, 2014 at 3:49 am

    I’m a fan of Brown Eyed Baker on Facebook :)

  19. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:49 am

    I have been a Facebook fan almost two years I think.

  20. Stasha on February 11, 2014 at 3:50 am

    I’m a fan on Pinterest.

  21. Maria Vivian on February 11, 2014 at 3:50 am

    I love all your recipes. Learned a lot from them too. My favorite recipe is the Honey-Balsamic Pulled Pork with Asian Slaw. Not only can I put it in breads, but I eat it with rice too. So yummy and juicy!

  22. Angelina Wu on February 11, 2014 at 3:50 am

    I’m a subbie on email! Thanks for this amazing giveaway, and Happy Birthday! Time just flies by, don’t you think?

  23. Maria Vivian on February 11, 2014 at 3:52 am

    I just “liked” your Facebook page. Thanks for the posts.

  24. Adina Clarke on February 11, 2014 at 3:52 am

    I follow Brown Eyed Baker on Pinterest :)

  25. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:53 am

    I follow you on pinterests.

  26. Tracy on February 11, 2014 at 3:53 am

    Congrats on your 7th, that is a fabulous accomplishment:) I love your Guinness Beef Stew, I made it again on Sunday and have to hide the leftovers from the family so I can have lunch for work for a day or two!

  27. Adina Clarke on February 11, 2014 at 3:53 am

    I follow @thebrowneyedbaker on Instagram

  28. Tracy on February 11, 2014 at 3:54 am

    Subscribe to emails

  29. Carolyn on February 11, 2014 at 3:54 am

    Hands-down favorite amongst a lot of favorites — your Grandma’s Italian Walnut Pillows. Made them again this Christmas.

  30. Adina Clarke on February 11, 2014 at 3:54 am

    I follow @browneyedbaker on Twitter :)

  31. Tracy on February 11, 2014 at 3:54 am

    Like you on FB

  32. Tracy on February 11, 2014 at 3:55 am

    Follow on Pinterest too

  33. Sarah on February 11, 2014 at 3:55 am

    I love your moussaka recipe :) And your amazing blog!

  34. Carolyn on February 11, 2014 at 3:55 am

    I just followed a few of your boards on Pinterest.

  35. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:56 am

    I’m following you on instagram (IG)

  36. Sarah on February 11, 2014 at 3:56 am

    I follow you on pinterest

  37. Sara on February 11, 2014 at 3:56 am

    Blueberry Buckle!!!! Congrats on being 7 years old and you are my favorite baking blog!!!!!!!

  38. Tom on February 11, 2014 at 3:57 am

    My favourite is the Banana Snack Cake. Delicious!

  39. Linda on February 11, 2014 at 3:57 am

    Irish car bomb cupcakes — for sure!

  40. Sabrina on February 11, 2014 at 3:58 am

    I follow you on twitter!!

  41. Maxine on February 11, 2014 at 3:58 am

    This is like the mother-of-all giveaways! Happy 7th bday BEB! My all-time fave recipe is (and my family’s) your layered carrot cake!!

  42. jessica d on February 11, 2014 at 3:58 am

    My favorite recipe is the peach cobbler. Perfect amount of sweet vs spice!

  43. Sarah on February 11, 2014 at 3:59 am

    Follow you on facebook

  44. Adele on February 11, 2014 at 3:59 am

    I really love the Zucchini Squares recipe. Ever since I made it it’s been a family favourite, it’s simple, elegant and absolutely yummy.

  45. Linda on February 11, 2014 at 3:59 am

    I follow you on email

  46. Tom on February 11, 2014 at 3:59 am

    I follow you on Feedly

  47. Diana B on February 11, 2014 at 3:59 am

    Love oatmeal caramel bars

  48. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:00 am

    The chocolate truffle cookies are my absolute favorite!

  49. jessica d on February 11, 2014 at 4:00 am

    I am a fan on facebook

  50. Tom on February 11, 2014 at 4:00 am

    I follow your Pinterest boards

  51. Diana b on February 11, 2014 at 4:00 am

    I follow on facebook

  52. Nicole Manrique on February 11, 2014 at 4:02 am

    The recipe that I keep coming back to is the Mocha cupcakes with espresso buttercream. They’re a hit!

  53. Diana b on February 11, 2014 at 4:02 am

    I follow on Pinterest

  54. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:02 am

    I subscribed with email.

  55. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:03 am

    I follow on facebook.

  56. jessica d on February 11, 2014 at 4:03 am

    I am a fan on pinterest.

  57. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

    I follow on Pinterest.

  58. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

    I follow on twitter.

  59. Nicole Manrique on February 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

    I followed you on Pinterest, user ‘sharkkteeth’

  60. carol dee on February 11, 2014 at 4:05 am

    I love the salted caramel sauce and use it quite often.

  61. Nicole Manrique on February 11, 2014 at 4:05 am

    I followed you on twitter; twitter name ‘nickykinsss’

  62. Jennifer Almond on February 11, 2014 at 4:05 am

    I follow on Instagram.

  63. Tom on February 11, 2014 at 4:05 am

    I follow you on Instagram, too. Duke and Einstein are adorable!

  64. Nicole Manrique on February 11, 2014 at 4:05 am

    I followed you on instagram; instagram name ‘nickykinss’

  65. Nat on February 11, 2014 at 4:06 am

    For me it’s the Ultimate Chocolate Cupcakes!! love that!

  66. Dana N. on February 11, 2014 at 4:06 am

    My favorite recipe is the Mississippi Mud Brownies. It’s hard to choose just one but this one is it! Thank you for all the wonderful recipes and for the giveaway.

  67. Cindy Cusimano on February 11, 2014 at 4:06 am

    Oh!!! Sooo many to choose from!! My most requested is Peanut Butter Cup brownies…yum!!!

  68. jessica d on February 11, 2014 at 4:06 am

    I follow on twitter.

  69. carol dee on February 11, 2014 at 4:06 am

    I follow you on pinterest.

  70. Dana N. on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I receive your recipes by email.

  71. Nicole Manrique on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I subscribed to your emails!

  72. nat on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I follow you on Instagram

  73. Tom on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I follow you on twitter

  74. carol dee on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I subscribe to you on email

  75. Diana b on February 11, 2014 at 4:07 am

    I subscribe by email

  76. Dana N on February 11, 2014 at 4:08 am

    I’m a Facebook fan.

  77. Nat on February 11, 2014 at 4:08 am

    I’m subscribed to BEB email

  78. Dana N on February 11, 2014 at 4:08 am

    I follow you on Pinterest.

  79. Nat on February 11, 2014 at 4:09 am

    I like you on facebook

  80. Nat on February 11, 2014 at 4:09 am

    I follow you on Pinterest

  81. Carolyn on February 11, 2014 at 4:11 am

    Been following you on Facebook -just liked another of your posts.

  82. Dana N. on February 11, 2014 at 4:12 am

    I follow you on Twitter. Happy birthday!

  83. Carolyn on February 11, 2014 at 4:12 am

    Subscribed to your emails for a while now.

  84. Christine Angotti on February 11, 2014 at 4:12 am

    I was looking for a sinful cupcake recipe. I needed chocolate, lots of chocolate. I discovered the ultimate chocolate cupcakes on brown eyed baker and I’ve been hooked ever since. I even saved her site as an app on my phone!

  85. Tanya on February 11, 2014 at 4:14 am

    Chewy brownie

  86. Tanya on February 11, 2014 at 4:16 am

    Subscribed to email.

  87. Tanya on February 11, 2014 at 4:18 am

    On Facebook.

  88. Belinda Reyna on February 11, 2014 at 4:19 am

    Chewy Brownies! I love this recipe, I was on a quest to make a homemade brownie like the boxed ones. These by far beat any boxed recipe, ty for your blog & passion for baking, cooking & just excellence. It’s truly exciting for me to see what ur putting up next, scrolling thru what I want to try next! ty, Bea R from Texas

  89. Christin s on February 11, 2014 at 4:20 am

    Frozen brownie sundae

  90. harini on February 11, 2014 at 4:21 am

    I love your Snickers cake!

  91. LaDonna E. on February 11, 2014 at 4:22 am

    Congrats on turning 7! I hope for many more! I absolutely love your recipes. I have made so many! From the cheesy bread to the Oreo cheesecake bars I’ve made so many my friends and fam love them all. It is so hard to pick just one favorite. My favorite recipe would be the turtle cheesecake with the ganache, the caramel sauce, and the pecans. It was the best thing I made during the holidays!

  92. Harini on February 11, 2014 at 4:22 am

    I’ve subscribed to your email feed now

  93. heather hausler on February 11, 2014 at 4:22 am

    I am a fan on facebook and my fav is Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies!

  94. Ladonna e on February 11, 2014 at 4:23 am

    I follow on twitter

  95. heather hausler on February 11, 2014 at 4:23 am

    I subscribe via email and my fav is Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies!

  96. harini on February 11, 2014 at 4:24 am

    I’m a fan on FB now.. cannot think why i did not follow on FB before. Probably because i never miss a post anyway!

  97. LaDonna e. on February 11, 2014 at 4:24 am

    I follow on Instagram

  98. harini on February 11, 2014 at 4:25 am

    Following on pinterest now

  99. LaDonna E. on February 11, 2014 at 4:25 am

    I subscribe via email

  100. Louise on February 11, 2014 at 4:27 am

    I would think Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting!!!!

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