Comping Review of the Year 2017

I can't believe how fast 2017 has whizzed by– it is already time to review how the year has gone, and review my comping strategy. Firstly, to the trusty prize spreadsheet for a check of the stats: Prizes won: 108 Total prize value: £2135 + mystery prize  Average value per prize: £20.33 Most valuable prize: £250… Continue reading Comping Review of the Year 2017


The Joys Of Comping: December Wins 

It's been a reasonably good month for little bits of a stocking filler/ slash food persuasion, and anything food based is always popular in this house! I haven't gone overboard with advents, only doing a few each day that I bookmarked and with Christmas activities for three children, I probably entered less than in a… Continue reading The Joys Of Comping: December Wins 

On the Wonder Of Apples and a Jazz Apple Slicer Giveaway

A few weeks ago I wrote a post about iconic prizes in comping, one of which is the famous Jazz Apple Slicer, which is one that had eluded me up to now. I tweeted the post to the promoters, including @JazzAppleUK and they got in touch to thank me and to offer me a Jazz Apple Slicer of… Continue reading On the Wonder Of Apples and a Jazz Apple Slicer Giveaway

Winning A Year’s Supply: Tips and Some Current Competitions

You can read about why I love the wonderful world of comping here.  Obviously, lovely prizes is one of the reasons! I've won a "year's supply" prize a few times over the years and it is a fabulous treat. It really is the prize that keeps on giving. Two of these were actually delivered throughout the… Continue reading Winning A Year’s Supply: Tips and Some Current Competitions