Monday, July 22, 2013

Mystery Gift Bags for only $8!!!

Mystery Gift Bags For Only $8 While Supplies Last!

This week Markets of Sunshine has a super deal for all our reader's!

We are making room for our Fall collection of handmade gifts of sunshine bags and passing the savings on to you for our summer bags.
You can now get up to five handmade products for only $8 while supplies last.  Visit our Etsy shop to pick up as many as you want before they are all gone!  click here! 
We are so excited to announce our 'big' deal for the summer!!!  We have several promotions happening for you to take advantage of over the next three months, July, August and September.
First, You can earn a free Buyer's Club membership with everyone membership you purchase.
Second, You can earn free Advertising on our blog and in our monthly newsletter when you sign-up for our latest and greatest Advertising option.  Email us for details at: marsha@marketsofsunshine.com
Third, You can earn a free 'Gifts of Sunshine' bag with everyone you purchase during the next three months.  Simple tell us in the comment box at check-out which two themes you would like to purchase.

Summer means weekends at the BBQ, Pool Parties, Beach excursions, theme park outings and more!  Why not have a mid-week party with Country Gourmet Home!  We have so many fun and yummy food party themes to choose from, like our Taco party, Ice Cream Sundae party, Crazy Salad party and Chocolate Lover's party just to name a few.https://www.mycountrygourmethome.com/FSIMAGES/cart_landing_pages-01.jpg  Contact me today to book your party!  We do online parties, catalog parties and in-home parties!  So, pick your theme and pick your party and give us a call!  

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       This week's featured shop is WoodstreamDream            owned by Nicole Meyers
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 She's away  until August 4th, but offers code OUT4AVISIT for 30% off your purchase (no minimum) and orders will ship again beginning August 7th.  This offer is valid at https://www.etsy.com/people/woodstreamdream and https://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodstreamPapery   good for all in-stock purchases through August 4th. 
Your support of small businesses is greatly appreciated!
Nicole shared this healthy side dish recipe that her husband loves and that takes less than three minutes to throw together!
5 Ingredient Quick Spinach Sauté
Serves 2
Heat in a skillet over medium-low heat for 30 seconds:
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 organic garlic cloves, pressed in a garlic press or finely minced
1/8 to 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes (depends on how spicy you like your food)
Add:
16 ounces fresh organic baby spinach, rinsed
Cover skillet with a lid to wilt the spinach for 1 minute.  Use tongs to turn the spinach until it has all wilted about 1 minute more.
Sprinkle with a pinch of kosher salt, toss once more and serve immediately


Beet and Arugula Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette
Serves: 4
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Ingredients
  • 4 cups arugula
  • 2 medium beets
  • ½ cup grape tomatoes, sliced
  • ¼ cup goat cheese, crumbled
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • 2 tbs. lemon juice
  • ¼ cup champagne vinegar
  • 1 tsp. dijon mustard
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • Salt and pepper

Instructions
  1. First, make the vinaigrette: combine olive oil, lemon juice, vinegar, garlic, dijon a pinch of salt and pepper in a mason jar. Close the lid tight, and shake vigorously to blend.
  2. Peel beets, then cut into ½ inch cubes. In a bowl, toss with olive oil, salt and pepper, roast in oven for 35-45 minutes at 400 degrees.
  3. Wash and dry arugula.
  4. In a large mixing bowl toss vinaigrette with arugula, roasted beets, sliced tomatoes, goat cheese and salt and pepper.
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What's New!
Two new pages on our blog!  Baby Gift Registry and Wedding Gift Registry!  Check them out!  Please share them with friends and family.
Exclusive New Offer! See what we have added new on the Weekly Specials page. Try before you buy offers! Get them while they last!
Ready to show off your handiwork to the world? Become a vendor of our Marketplace here! We are also launching a new coupon book for our vendors to advertise their products in at the beginning of August 2013!  Contact us for details to have your business included for one low fee!
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