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Sunday, December 14, 2008

We Have a Winner and I received 2 awards!!

We have a winner!!! Thank you all for entering for the Christmas tree frame. I wish you all could have won, but then I would have had to make ALOT of frames and I would be broke!! LOL. I will have more drawings on down the road. I put all of your names in a bag and gave it a good shake, then Chase drew the winner!


It's Miss Janice from Etiquette with Miss Janice.



The drawing was done fair and square..... one draw, one time. Congratulations Miss Janice! E-mail me your address and I will ship it right out.


I know I said my text would be underneath, but I'm still trying to figure all of this out, please bear with me. LOL! Also, I listed a few more Christmas frames in my Etsy store if you would like to take a look.


Now for my awards.......


I received this Christmas spirit award today from Melissa at http://melissasheartandhome.blogspot.com/

Thank You Melissa!!

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Here are the rules for the Christmas award.
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You must be a true Christmas lover to receive this award. The person to whom you give the award must also be in love with Christmas. You must link back to the person who gave you the award. You must list 5 things that you love about Christmas. If you can't limit it to 5 things, then keep going till you run out of space! Pass the award along to as many people as you like. That can be 1 or 50. It's up to you! But, you must pass it on to at least one person in order to keep the Christmas cheer going! Let your recipients know that you have tagged them by leaving them a comment.
~~~~~
~~Here are my Five Things.~~

1. Decorating
2. The hustle and bustle.... yes, I love going shopping with all the crowds
3. Spending time with friends and family
4. Listening to Christmas music
5.And of course....giving and receiving presents

Laurie at http://bargainhuntingwithlaurie.blogspot.com/
Lynette at http://lynetteslam.blogspot.com/
Terrie at http://terriedj.blogspot.com/
Diane at http://fourpawsco.blogspot.com/
Sarah at http://thriftydecorchick.blogspot.com/




I received this award from Diane at http://fourpawsco.blogspot.com/

Thank you Diane!!


The rules for this award are: 1. Put the logo on your blog 2. Add a link to the person who awarded you 3. Nominate 10 other blogs 4. Add links to those blogs on yours 5. Leave a message for your nominees on their blogs


I really was going to nominate 10 of you, but I think most of you have recieved this..... but if you haven't, please take it, because you deserve it!

21 comments:

Melissa Miller said...

Hello Kristen,

That is so cute your son drew the winner's name. Yeah Miss Janice! :)

Thanks so much for posting and sharing the Christmas spirit award. You gave great answers.

Have a wonderful week! ~Melissa :)

Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Congrats to Miss Janice...just know she will love it girl!! hope all is well with you...hugs and smiles Gloria

Tracy said...

Chase, you did such a good job...and so handsome too!
Congrats to Miss Janice and congrats to you Kristen for the Christmas spirit award! You definately deserve it...your Christmas decorations at your home and the others you have done are simply Beautiful!
Have a Great Evening!
Tracy

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Hi Kristen...My congrats to Miss Janice and to you for being winners!...Debbie

Miss Janice said...

Well thank you and I'm so excited to win that darling frame! I will e-mail you my address. Thanks again!
Miss Janice

niartist said...

Wow, congratulations Janice, I'm so jealous! And Kristen, how super nice of you to give away that frame. I finally found your etsy store, so I'll be checking in on you often!

lvroftiques said...

Congratulations Ms Janice!! What a lovely prize!! And great job Chase! Ummm next time though honey...reach a little more to the left! *winks* Vanna

Linda Q said...

Congrats to the winner and thanks for even having the fun little drawing. I enjoy your great blog so much!
Linda

Four Paws and Co said...

Hi Kristen!

Congratulations to Miss Janice! Chase is so cute!

Thank you for the Christmas Spirit Award. I awarded that one to you too. I had nominated everyone on my blog list. Great minds think alike! ☺♥☺

Diane

Janice said...

Congratulations to Miss Janice..... I know she will be thrilled with your beautiful work.....


My heart skipped a beat when I first saw the name... lol...

janice

Bo said...

Congratulations to Miss Janice...your frame couldn't be going to a nicer home and tell Chase he did a great job of choosing a winner! Also, congrats to you on your well deserved awards.

Lynette said...

Congratulations Miss Janice, I know you'll love it. I have one of Kristen's fall frames and it is great!!
Thanks for the Christmas spirit award - I'll post it soon!!
Enjoy your season ~

Kristen said...

Congratulations to Janice!!!
Love your Christmas Spirit

Cynthia's Cottage Design said...

Congrats to Janice!! what a great prize!!

Hope you are having a fabulous Holiday Season!

Hugs, Cynthia

Terrie's Lil' Piece of Serenity said...

Ahhh... Thank-you!! You are such a sweetheart!!
Hugs, Terrie

Georgia Girl said...

Congrats to the winner!

Congrats on your awards!

I so am loving this place....

Bargain Decorating with Laurie said...

Kristen, your son is such a little cutie, and, just as I was looking at how cute he was and thinking he should have drawn my name, I get to the end of your post, and you've given me an award! How very nice of you. Thank you so much. When I was reading your Christmas list, I thought to myself, "it's a good thing she likes decorating for Christmas, cause she sure can do it". laurie

nikkicrumpet said...

CONGRATS to the very lucky winner....that was a great prize!!!

Designs on 47th Street said...

Good heavens your son is handsome! :) Congrats to Miss Janice!!
Donna

Unknown said...

Congrats on your awards! And your son is such a cutie!

Angie said...

Congrats to the winner and also to you on your awards! I have so been enjoying the pictures you post of your gorgeous home and the others that you decorate. All are so beautiful! I also enjoyed those adorable dog pictures!

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