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Enter to Win a Copy of Scraps, Peels And Stems

Win a Copy of Scraps, Peels, and Stems by Jill Lightner


Remember When We Learned About How To Waste Less Food

Now Seattle's Child is Giving Away 5 Copies of Scraps, Peels, and Stems! 



"I thought I knew everything about reducing foodwaste, but Scraps, Peels, and Stems showed me how much more I could do-and inspired me to actually do it." - Molly Wizenberg, author of A Homemade Life and Delancey


Scraps, Peels, and Stems is a comprehensive and accessible guide to reducing food waste in your daily life. Food journalist Jill Lightner shows how to manage your kitchen for less waste through practical strategies, tips, and advice on food purchasing, prep, composting, and storage. Topics and features include: 

  • More than 70 recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, and drinks as well as items for your pantry
  • Three levels of "do-able" waste reduction steps for every topic
  • Insight into "nose to tail" and "root to stem" cooking trends
  • A smarter Thanksgiving turkey buying guide for less waste during the Holidays 
  • Meal planning, grocery shopping, food prep, and money-saving tips
  • Composting and recycling tips, and more 

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have addition to every kitchen bookshelf.”

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Each book is valued at $22. 

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Official Rules




This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents who are physically located in one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, legal residents of the contiguous United States age 18 and over.  Employees of Sponsors (defined below) and their subsidiaries, promotion and advertising agencies, immediate family members of any such individuals (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live), or persons living in the same households of such individuals, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Only one (1) prize per household.



Seattle's Child is the sole sponsor of this giveaway. (“Sponsors”).



The Sweepstakes begins November 19, 2018 at 11: 00 a.m. PST and ends November 25th, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PST (“Entry Period”).  


How to Enter:  

No purchase necessary. You can enter this Sweepstakes by providing your name, email and street address (so that vouchers can be mailed to you).  You must submit all required data in order for the Sweepstakes entry to be valid.  Only one (1) entry per valid email. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. PST, Nov 25th, 2018.  



Five(5) Prizes will be awarded. Each Prize consists of 1 book "Scraps, Peels, and Stems" by Jill Lightner. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") is $22 per book. Books will be mailed to winners Tuesday, November 27. 

All federal, state, and local taxes, fees, and surcharges on any prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.  No prize transfer, assignment or substitution by winners permitted.  Sponsors reserve the right to substitute prize in the event of unavailability, in which case a prize of comparable value determined in Sponsors’ reasonable discretion, will be awarded.  



The prize-winner will be determined on Nov 25th, 2018 by a random drawing from all eligible entries received by the end of the Entry Period.  The random drawing will be conducted by an independent judge whose decisions are final with respect to all aspects of this Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.  If by reason of a printing or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these official rules, all persons making purportedly valid claims will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of prizes available in the prize category in question.  No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded. All decisions of the Sponsors are final.  


Conditions of Entry:  

Incomplete entries will not be accepted.  All entries become the property of Sponsor(s) and will not be returned or acknowledged.  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules, all eligibility requirements, and the decisions of Sponsor, including the interpretation of these Official Rules and its exercise of discretion, which will be final and binding in all respects.  Sponsors, their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and/or any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any web site or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, misdirected, illegible or postage due entries.

All entrants will be added to the Seattle's Child email newsletter subscriber list. There is no cost to receive the Seattle's Child enewsletters and at any time entrant may unsubscribe from the Seattle's Child enewsletters.  No email addresses provided by entrants will be given or sold to any other company. View our privacy policy.

You must provide a valid email address and you must be the registered subscriber of the email account by which the entry is made prior to the first date of the entry period.    

Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsors with proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry. In case of dispute as to the identity of a winner who entered online, such entry will be declared made by the registered user of the email account, and if a prize is won, and such registered user is a valid entrant, the prize will be awarded to such registered user.



Winners List:  

For the name of the winner after Nov 25, 2018, email ibelzil@seattleschild.com  and include the subject line "Scraps, Peels, and Stems Giveaway, 2018". Requests received more than sixty (60) days after the completion of the Entry Period will not be honored.


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