i know what you are thinking, “it is not even November yet!” but it is never too early to start dreaming of Christmas presents and sneaking in Christmas music jam sessions. don’t forget to sign up for the largest Secret Santa game you have ever participated in!!! XOXO 
 The Great Christmas Exchange
we’ve been dreaming up this little project for a while now, working together behind the scenes to hammer out the details and put together something that everyone will enjoy and get to participate in.
Oak + Oats and Elah Tree


The Great Christmas Exchange is an opportunity to meet new bloggers, readers, and friends; get to know them and give a gift! This is doubly exciting – you get to give a gift & receive a gift. gotta love the holidays! 
WHO ::
Everyone! This is not a closed exchange! Anyone can participate. Bloggers, readers, your mom, your sister, you name it, you’re in! This exchange is also open internationally. Participants will be matched within their own country.

11/18: Make sure to sign up by November 18th! The exchange will close on that day.
11/25: We will email your assignment/partner to you on November 25th. If you have not received your assignment by 11/26 email me.
12/16: You have three weeks to shop and get you package in the mail. Make sure to ship by December 16th.
1/7: Enjoy your Christmas Break! Samantha and I will have a link up ready on January 7th for you sweet bloggers to link up your exchange!
HOW (much) ::
Let’s keep the gifts around $20. If you are feeling overly generous than go for it, but please don’t expect anyone to go over $20. 
Sign up Below!

i hope you are just as excited as we are! please let us know if we have any questions. and don’t forget to grab a button to tell your friends & use our hashtag #GreatChristmas2013 to connect with other fellow Christmas exchangers!!! 

grab button for elah tree

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Author: Elizabeth Mayberry

  • I can't wait!

  • Carrie Peterson

    Um, YAY! So excited to jump on board with this one. I'll be blogging about it too so others can join in on the fun. Elizabeth, you are brilliant :). I look forward to following you again now that I have internet access (and a new blog!) once again!

  • Carrie!! I am so excited πŸ™‚ I am so glad you have internet again!! and a new blog?!!?!? please tell me more!

  • me either!

  • Megs H

    Can't wait either….so excited πŸ™‚ xxxx

  • glad to have you on board! now you get to start shopping!!