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Sunday, November 28, 2010

~~~Gingerbread Giveaway!!!~~~

Hey guys!! I hope you all had a wonderful thanksgiving! Yes, I ate way to much! lol...Now I need to diet! We have had a fun weekend! My aunt, uncle and cousin came in from Kentucky. We have spent the last two days shopping and eating! No, I did not get up at 5:00 and hit all of the sales. I just can't get up that early! I ended up buying clothes for myself. ( no gifts =O lol...) I'll do my Christmas shopping later.

Now for the giveaway! I am giving away a handmade glittered gingerbread tassel, a cute metal glittered gingerbread man on a stand, aromatique peppermint spray and candle, and two ADORABLE gingerbread girl and boy ornaments. I just love them! All you have to do to enter the giveaway is leave me a comment. If you post about my giveaway on your blog let me know and you will be entered twice! Also, if you don't have a blog, please leave me your e-mail address so I will be able to contact you if you are the winner. If you are not a follower I would love for you to be one!! The drawing will be this Friday! Thank you all for reading my blog over the last few years!!! I appreciate each one of you!


I have to finish up decorating two houses tomorrow and today I am starting on m own! I will be doing several posts this week, so be sure and check back often. I am really running behind this year and it's driving me crazy! lol...I'll catch up though I'm sure. I will be posting new Etsy store items throughout the day today. Alot of you have been asking about frames...they are on the way! Thank you again for sticking with me over the last few years! Have a great day!


160 comments:

Kimberly said...

I am first so PICK ME!!! love the giveaway!! :)

Melissa F said...

I love your blog and I would love to win your giveaway. Thanks!!

Jaclyn said...

I love this adorable giveaway!!!! I am finally becoming an official follower as well :)
can't wait to check out your shop today!

Karen said...

Oh please pick me! I will resort to begging....I love everything you make! Thank you ~

Allyson said...

Kristen I love all of the things you are giving away I have a gingerbread theme in my kitchen and these would fit in perfectly!! :) I love your blog!! Ill be checking in today to check out your new items

Leah said...

He ran and ran all the way to my house! Love the Gingerbread Man tassle. Super cute!

JTC said...

I love the gingerbread man! I will definitely be checking your shop today for frames.
jnnfr_christopher@yahoo.com

Michelle Burns said...

Wow....I am so impressed. I love the sight. It is my first visit. I saw your link on MoneySavingMom.com and wanted to check it out. You have got a great thing going on. I TOO would love to be entered in your contest. I absolutely love the gingerbread. My fingers are crossed twice in hopes of winning!!!
-Michelle Burns
supergirl0330@ymail.com

Love the Decor! said...

Oh Kristen
These are so adorable!! Would be an honor to have your beautiful creations in my home!!

Heather L. said...

Oh how CUTE!!! I would love to win! Thanks so much!!!

Molly said...

OH MY GOODNESS!!!! Please, please, pick me....!!!!
I ADORE gingerbread!!!

Love the Decor! said...

would love these!!
I put your giveaway on my sidebar!!!

Brooke said...

Love gingerbread cuteness!!! Can't wait to see the houses you do, and then yours! Keep us posted!

ljgctn said...

Your work is outstanding. Love everything. Laura

Kaypt said...

I'm a follower of your blog and really enjoy all the things you do and it inspires me to TRY some on my own.

Linda said...

Oh please can I win. I love your beautiful decorations and especially gingerbread men.
I'm also a follower.

lmlynch42 said...

I just love your blog. I am a follower and have looked forward to seeing everything you make. And post for that matter.
Love the gingerbread man tassle.
Lisa

Gena said...

I have been following your blog for over a year and look forward each week to what you have posted. Love this giveaway!

Thanks,
gena.hawkins@alcatel-lucent.com

Silver Pansy Designs said...

This is so cute and I'd love to win!!! -- Karen

Livi said...

Ooh! I love these Gingerbread babies!! I'll be posting about this on my blog too!

9405018--Pat said...

I love your blog...what a wonderful giveaway....I'm a follower also...thanks for sharing..Pat H

pattygary@kc.rr.com

Laura said...

Thank you so much for the chance to win! I love all your creations and these items will go so well with the gingerbread house I bought from you last month!

EliFla said...

HERE I AM....and I'm going to put banner of this post on my blog!!!!Have a nice week...hugs, Flavia

Melissa Miller said...

Oh Kristen how cute! I just love everything you have chosen to giveaway. Precious! Thank you for the chance to win. I am about to post something new and I will mention your giveaway for a second chance. I am a happily a loyal friend and follower.

Happy Sunday and future gift shopping! Can you believe I finished already? I can't.

I forgot! I would like to add the *Joy to the World* tassel to my two frames I am buying. Can you make the tassel frame and the red cross frame both *M*'s. I know I have several already but I just love em'. Let me know when you can mail them. If you want to show me first with photos email when you can. I'm wondering what color frame for the tassled one and ribbon colors too. Hmmmmm?

Melissa Miller said...

Come to think of it will the frames look to large for *M*'s int he center? Let me know what you think. I want them either way.

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Oh my gosh ~ these are just too cute, Kristen! I don't get up for the Black Friday sales myself, but when I do my Christmas shopping I find I tend to do a "one for me, one for hubby; one for me, one for Mom; one for me . . ." ~ you get the picture I'm sure! : )

Debbie said...

Totally cute giveaway. My kitchen is in gingerbread, it would fit right in. Thanks for the chance. Blessings, Debbie

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

I put your giveaway on my sidebar, Kristen (with a link back here).

Glenna said...

I love reading your blog regularly even though I am not a blogger. I collect gingerbread ornaments for my own tree so I would love anything gingerbread.
Email - tnail1@verizon.net

Kelly said...

Kristen, I check out your blog EVERY day to see if you have posted anything new. You always inspire me with your talents.
Keep up the good work! LUV the gingerbread theme...just last week I was looking at your 2009 Christmas Decor,again!

Kelly
cole3@hopper.net

Darla said...

What a fabulous giveaway! I love all things gingerbread!
dar.sieb at gmail.com

3LittleByrds said...

Kristen, what a great giveaway. I love all of it. So cute. Glad your thanksgiving was good.

Ames said...

These are super cute! I am giving homemade gifts this year. Christmas has become too commercialized.I think we have lost sight of the reason we celebrate Christmas anyway!~Ames

meeyeehere said...

OH WOW,I LOVE the gingerbread theme,so great! I would love to win these for my house!
Please count me in! I am a new follower.Come follow me back if you will,I love having new visiters!
jacksoncrisman@yahoo.com

Blogfest at Tiffany's said...

oh goodness I have never entered any type of giveaway, but these little gingerbreads are adorable! i love them. your decorations and crafts are stunning!

p.s. if i can figure out how to add you to a blog, i am sure going to try. i just really hope i can win on this giveaway. ha. fingers crossed!

Domestic Engineer said...

I adore your tassels. Last year I ran right out and bought the gingerbread man tea light holder you mentioned. It fits in with my gingerbread theme so well. I tried to copy your bows and fluff on my gingerbread tree, but alas its just not the same. mdaniel@consolidated.net

Domestic Engineer said...

I adore your tassels. Last year I ran right out and bought the gingerbread man tea light holder you mentioned. It fits in with my gingerbread theme so well. I tried to copy your bows and fluff on my gingerbread tree, but alas its just not the same. mdaniel@consolidated.net

Blogfest at Tiffany's said...

ok i added you to my blog. <a href= "http://talkativeintennessee.blogspot.com/2010/11/blogger-giveaway.html>Gingerbread Giveaway!</a>

Lynda said...

How adorable!! It's times like this I really wish I were a lucky person! lol!! Thanks, Kristen, for such a fantastic giveaway!!

Lena said...

I love these they would go great with my gingerbread tree int he kitchen!

Donna~One Simple Country Girl said...

Hi! I just found your blog today while blog surfing and I've signed on to follow. I love all your beautiful frames! Please enter me in your wonderful giveaway. Thanks and have a great day!
Hugs,
Donna

Jerri said...

Hi Kristen, I have been a loyal follower of yours since I saw your first posting on Rate My Space. I would love to win your giveaway!
jerrimullins2009@att.net

Wickedly Divine Creations said...

It sure is a bad time of year for dieting!
Good luck to everyone but I hope I win one of your gorgeous decorations ;)

Sharmin said...

I would love to win these cute gingerbread men. Every year my children and I look for a new gingerbread decoration to add to our collection. My kiddos would love it!

Thanks,

Sharmin

dctm said...

I love your blog and thank you for the chance to win

Christie C
dctm at bellsouth dot net

Heather said...

Love them all they are so cute.

Anonymous said...

coming over from livi's blog- super cute creations you have created- love love love... mary jo. (vapaving@yahoo.com)

LC said...
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Cathy said...

Kristen,
I love your blog and your beautiful creations. I am keeping my fingers crossed that I win!
cathy.sand@gmail.com

Melanie said...

Oh I love this:) Thanks for the giveaway.

Angela said...

Hi Kristen, I found your blog through Melissa Miller and am now a follower. Please count me in for your giveaway. Thanks!

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

How sweet! I've just looked in your ETSY shop, too and saw some pretty things! Enjoy decorating! And thanks! ♥

Nickname unavailable said...

This is my first time to enter a Giveaway. I found your blog through Rate My Space on HGTV.com and just love it.

GapGirl said...

I love your blog and your talent!! I am currently doing my new kitchen in Gingerbread men/women, I hope I win.
Hugs
GapGirl

Nickname unavailable said...

I'm new to blog land. How do I get a nickname? I entered by gmail address and password, but I didn't see anywhere to chose a nickname.

The last message that says "Nickname Unavailable" is me!

Amy said...

Here from Melissa's Heart and Home.... SOO glad I found you.

Definitely becoming a follower.

Mary said...

I've have been reading your blog for a while! You are very talented! I would love to win your precious give away! Looking forward to seeing all the houses you make beautiful for the holidays!

Mary

Mari said...

I LOVE YOUR BEAUTIFUL GIVEAWAY!! SO I'M IN IT TO WIN IT.....LOL

XO~MARI

Ashley said...

I've been a follower for a year now. The gingerbread is so cute! If I don't win, maybe I'll have to buy him.

Suzie said...

I love, loVE, LOVE gingerbread men...and your blog. I'm crossing my fingers that I am your winner!!!

Kaille Mazurowski said...

Hi Kristen - I absolutely ADORE your work, your house, EVERYTHING! Do you know it was your ratemyspace Christmas pix that introduced me to the wonderful world of blogs? I think I've put on 10 lbs. since then because I haven't been able to ignore my laptop since - you are always my first stop :) You are amazingly talented and you have inspired me to try to be a little more creative and a little less afraid to fail! Best wishes to you and your family this holiday season!
Kaille
JKLMaz@aol.com

D's Southern Beauty said...

I am a new follower to your blog. I so so would like to win the giveaways. Love your blog !!!

Jacy said...

Great giveaway! I hope I win! You are so talented!! I tried to make a tree topper like you have photos of and mine didn't turn out right...so it came down! lol! Love all your stuff!!
Jacers21@yahoo.com

Moments of Grace said...

Kristen,

You know how I would love to win all this wonderful gingerbread themed "stuff". So, I am leaving a comment, am already a follower, and am posting on my blog sidebar tonight.

You are such an inspiration with all your lovely decorating tips and ideas. Your home is always lovely and your designs always beautiful. Thank you for the time you take to bless the rest of us who follow your blog.

In Grace,
Marie

heathear franks said...

I just found your blog and love all of your decorating ideas. My e-mail is heatherrfranks@gmail.com.

angiecannon07 said...

Hi Kristen! Happpy Holiday to you and your family. I love reading your blog and look forward to seeing the new items you post in your etsy store. I have purchased items from you for myself and for gifts. I love your ginerbread give away and-- is it selfish to say I hope I win!!
Blessing,
angiecannon07@aol.com

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

Oh what a darling giveaway! I'd love to win this one:) I have a soup giveaway on my blog (I know how strange that sounds)make sure you sign up!

2sillyboys said...

Oh how cute. Gingerbread stuff would go perfect in my house.

Meredith said...
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Meredith said...

love your blog! thanks for the giveaway!!

Maria said...

I love your blog and your creations are so beautiful,love to
win that tassel,don't have a blog but I'm leaving my e-mail.
Thanks
samarany2@yahoo.com

A Hint of Home said...

Hi Kristen,
What an adorable giveaway! Everything in my kitchen this holiday is in the bright red and green color scheme. Your items would look sooo cute in there.
Love your blog!

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

Melissa sent me and I'm sooo glad she did! I love gingerbread people! Thank you for such a fun giveaway!

Cathy's world said...

I LOVE your blog. I found you through RMS a long time ago. I love your giveaway. On my way to check out your shop.
glsfn@hotmail.conm

Liz said...

What a beautiful giveaway, Kristen! Oh, how I would love to win! =) Can't wait to see pictures of your house decorated for Christmas! =) XO ~Liz

Janet said...

I am a new fan of yours. I love your decorating and all of the lovely frames and arrangements you make. I'm excited about the gingerbread giveaway - soooo cute!

Lavender Hill Cottage said...

I'd love to win as I have a large gingerbread collection plus a entire set of hand painted gingerbread dishes!

Diane said...

Wow! I'm so hoping I'm picked for this adorable give away. You are so very generous and these would look so cute in my kitchen! I really hope I win! Thank you so much! Your kindness is truly appreciated.

Diane

Pamela said...

Oh, my gingerbread kitchen would love this prize! Lovely blog--I'm becoming a follower.

~Kristen~ said...

What a fabulous giveaway! I love your tassels! I get so many compliments on the cross tassel I ourchased from you! :-)

Jessica said...

Thanks for being such an inspiration. Your blog is a pleasure to read.

Erin said...

Adorable. I love gingerbread.

Erin
eparker@arkwest.com

Lisa said...

What a fabulous giveaway! Please count me in! I'd be thrilled to win!

Anonymous said...

Kristen,
I just love your blog! I check it everyday just to look at your beautiful decor!
Thanks so much for sharing.
Linda

Melissa said...

Ooooh! My mom collects all things gingerbread and she would love, love love these!

Many Blessings,
Melissa

Melissa said...

I just posted your giveaway on my blog too! Thank you for the chance to win!

Many Blessings,
Melissa

Sonya said...

A friend showed me your blog...Love it!! I'll be checking in daily! Love the gingerbread giveaway...nice to see someone sharing with the consumers.
oceandreams49@hotmail.com

Tonya said...

I love your designs!! And an adorable giveaway!! My email is: tlhgillikin@hotmail.com . Thank you!

Ann's Page said...

I love the giveaway such great gifts...

Blessing's
Ann

Bonnie said...

Love your blog and your decorating taste!

Bonnie

Theresa said...

I would love to win the gingerbread man package. Melissa from Kaufman's Cottage sent me.

Sara said...

Wow! Thanks for the fun giveaway!

Connie said...

Just found your blog this morning and have become a follower. I would love to win your giveaway. I love Gingers!

Thanks,
Connie

christine said...

I love this giveaway. I will be keeping my fingers crossed

susie said...

PLEASE please please pick me !!!!I absolutley love gingerbread. I not only decorate everything at Christmas time with gingerbread but my kitchen is also decorated year round with gingerbread.

kelli said...

I forgot to mention, please pick me for the giveaway:)I love it!!

Kristi said...

I just recently found your blog and LOVE it! Thanks for all the inspiration! Would love to win. My email is lks2001@cebridge.net

kelli said...

Kristen, I am new at leaving comments so I thought I had posted one and it didn't show up. I love your blog and all the wonderful things you share. I have ordered a frame and a flower arrangement from you(both of which I love!) Winning the giveaway would be so sweet!! Thanks! Kelli(bknba@aol.com)

pippirose said...

They are adorable!
I'd love the chance to win!
:o)
pippirose59 at gmail dot com

Kristen said...

Could it get any cuter than the Gingerbread Man?! Too cute!

Rosann said...

Wonderful giveaway! Thanks for a chance to win some of your beautiful things.

Diane said...

OMGOsh, how cute is all those goodies Ÿ I ♥ gingerbread guys Ü

Anonymous said...

I've been folowing your blog for about a year now. you do some wonderful work, You rpictures really inspire me when decorating my home. I love the gingerbread men they're adorable.
Maybe I'll win!!!

ppendleton2@aim.com

Carol @ The Roseberry Cottage said...

What an adorable giveaway! Thank you for the opportunity to enter.
Love your blog and I'm now a follower :)
Carol

Zoe said...

I would love to give the adorable gingerbread men a new home. I promise to love them lots and not bite their heads off (a little cookie humor).

Great blog, thank you.

zoebeck417@yahoo.com

Courtney said...

These giveaway items are so cute.

Debbie said...

I am thankful this season for all the things most of us are thankful for, but for this new to me blog as well! I was looking for examples of mesh ribbon wreaths a couple of months ago, and googled it to come up with your wonderful blog. My daughter, myself, Patti (my co-worker) and I gave this blog out tonight to my sister and her family. Blessings and thank you.

Andrea said...

What adorable items for a giveway!
Thank you for the chance.

andie03@verizon.net

Tammy Lou said...

I love your blog and I check it out daily. Would love to win the giveaway!!!!

Kristy @ Next to Heaven said...

Oh, I really really want this! PLEASe pick me!!

Pam said...

Kristen, It was so nice to meet you at the NWA Boutique Show. You had so many beautiful things to buy. It was hard to choose from all the choices. It was nice to be reacquainted with your mom. I do follow you on your blog and have shared it with my daughter. Would love to win anything of yours!

Mel Tales said...

New reader! LOVE your blog and would LOVE to win! Thanks for the giveaway!

Ldy ~~ Dy said...

What a cute tassel! Sigh!! Well as you know I do follow you. But as soon as I post your giveaway on my blog, I'll come back and let you know! Hugs!

Anonymous said...

I love your blog. Thanks for offering such a lovely giveaway.

Joan
MN

gjgarlough@aol.com

Ldy ~~ Dy said...

Hi Kristen! I am back to let you know I mentioned your give away on my blog! Yay!! Have a great week! Hugs!

Sailing Simply said...

What a wonderful giveaway! I am so glad you mentioned this one, I missed it earlier. Those items would fit into my decor perfectly this year! So cute!

Sailing Simply said...

Add my name again please, I am going to post this on my blog as well! Thank you so much for the opportunity to win such cute gifts.

Diane said...

LOVE seeing everything you do!! I especially love all the beautiful ribbons!! Thanks for helping me het in the holiday spirit!! ladydi_g@yahoo.com

Alissa said...

I am a new reader to your blog and I love all you do! You inspire me. Thanks for the giveaway. I hope I win.

alissasharp@hotmail.com

My Serendipity said...

I am a follower...I love your blog..and the house you just decorated..oh my..no words can describe how beautiful it is..you did an amazing job!
The gingerbread guys are adorable!

myserendipity.beth@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

CUTENESS!!!! I WANT IT!!!!

Schluter said...

Soo cute! I'd love to win!

Tracy said...

I love everything you do. Sure wish I had some of your talent. Hope I win!!

Carrie @ Dittle Dattle said...

I don't want to miss this giveaway! Everything would look fabulous in my kitchen. he he

A long time follower/stalker ~Carrie

Tracy said...

I love everything you do. Wish I had some of your talent. Hope I win!!

AngelaV said...

So cute! Yes I am a follower.

Angelav65@comcast.net

Anonymous said...

LOVE YOUR BLOG!! just started reading it and find it sooooo informative! You are very talented! p.s. would love to win!

Janet said...

I left a comment, but failed to leave my email.
janetchale@msn.com
Janet

Donna said...

Love the gingerbread pretties! I am a follower of your blog ... would love to win!

Heather's Stitches said...

I would love to adopt the lil guy if I'm chosen, so so so Cute!!

Blessings,
Heather

Heather's Stitches said...

I have posted your Giveaway on my blog tonight!

Blessings,
Heather

Michelle said...

The gingerbread men are adorable! I would love to win them. How kind of you. :)

melissa said...

I just bought a snowman tassel, and LOVE him! Would love to add to my collection :)

Melissa
the4morans@aol.com

Allison said...

Love all your designs. Thanks for sharing!

LC said...

Hi Kristen! What a cute giveaway. I purchased a rooster tassel from you a couple of months ago. I was so pleased with your work. The tassel was much prettier in person. So full and different than other tassels I've seen. I hope I have a chance to win the gingerbread one! :o)

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

What an adorable and generous giveaway, Kristen! I'd love to be entered for a chance to win! A kitchen can always use a few precious gingerbread men during the holidays! :0)

LOVE the home you decorated in your above post, too! It is beautiful. Thanks for sharing all the wonderful pictures!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

Bonnie Bee said...

GINGERBREAD tassle... perfect for my kitchen decor with Mr. & Mrs. Santa, Gingerbread house & teapot, and little Gingerbread men..."running as fast as they can...." I am a follower too.. wouldn't miss your creative talents! Merry Christmas..

Anonymous said...

Hi Kristen....pls enter my name I would love to win.

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving....I ate too much too LOL I just love turkey though....

All the best,
Kathy :)
jokaj@comcast.net

Diana said...

Hi, I love everything you do. I found your blog from HGTV RMS a few years ago when you displayed a centerpiece with pepperming candy. I would love to win. Im putting up a gingerbread tree in my kitchen this year.

dianawilson20@aol.com

The Aud Author, Audrey said...

Ooooh another gorgeous "Kristen Creation" that I want, I want, I want, lol. I'm in and thank you for doing the giveaway!

Anonymous said...

How beautiful! A friend sent your blog to me and I am so glad she did. You are a very talented lady. I will be adding you to my list of blogs that I enjoy. My name is Carla and my email is hcparazine52@yahoo.com so when I win ;) you can send the cute gingerbread items on to me!!!!!!!!!!!! me me me!

Kelley said...

This is my first time to enter your drawing! I check your blog almost everyday to see whats new. I love your blog!

Cathy said...

Kristen,
I am new at being a follower and leaving a comment. I thought I left one earlier, but I don't think it worked. I have long admired your work and have purchased several items from your etsy store. I love every piece you have created. Your home is absolutely beautiful. Thank you for sharing your life with us that watch from afar. I would love to win your giveaway. The gingerbread family is sooooo cute! Thanks again for opening your heart to your followers!

Tammy said...

Whoever wins this is going to be one lucky person! Thank you!

Gypsy Heart said...

I would so love to win! Thanks for the opportunity ~ everything is just adorable.

Pat

Gypsy Heart said...

I'm a follower & subscriber too!
:-)

Cheryl said...

I have followed your blog a long time and love seeing all the creative things you do! Would love to win one of your gorgeous items.

ctdoan@aol.com

Anonymous said...

I love your blog and check in frequently. I love all your bows on your frames especially. Run, Run, as fast as you can, you can't catch me, I'm the gingerbread man!
brenda.yates@navy.mil

Anonymous said...

I really enjoy your blog and love the gingerbread! Thanks for the chance to win.

Kim
preciousmoments_4us@yahoo.com

Home is My Sanctuary said...

What a cute giveaway! I have done my dining room this year in gingerbread and peppermints and can't wait to post pics soon. I love to follow your blog and love the gingerbread items you have listed. They are sooo cute!

Mammy said...

Oh so cute! Even if I don't win, I'm so glad I stopped by. Love your decorating style!

Jessica @BeforeTheDawn said...

I love all things gingerbread, please enter my name in your drawing!

I just found your beautiful blog from Heather's Heartfelt Stitches. :)

Blessings, Jessica

Tree Frog Creations... said...

I have been a fan of your etsy shop for a few weeks now! You have beautiful items! I'd love to win! :-)

Ker said...

Gorgeous stuff, love it! You are very talented!

Magnolia Memories08 said...

Kristin I always love to visit your Blog just beautiful.Always the right touch..You will make someone very happy..Merry Christmas

Kim said...

Too sweet Kristen. I love gingerbread at the Holidays. Thanks for offering the chance to win. Have a great weekend.
xoxo,
Kim

Anonymous said...

What adorable gingerbread. Please enter me in your drawing.

Emily

sharonavinger said...

What cute Christmas items! I'd love to win them all! Thank you for the giveaway.
Sharon
mavinger@sc.rr.com

Cami said...

How cute!!

Designs By Pinky said...

This would be PERFECT in my kitchen, I just put up my kitchen tree that is all candy and GINGERBREAD MEN!!!!!!!!! I will post this on my blog and I am a follower too!!!!!!!!!!! XO, Pinky

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  • I am fine. They took me off chemo and I am enjoying Fall at our cabin. Be back soon! Joyfully, Ceekay
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  • So - I have a favor!!! I occasionally write an article for Celebrate Arkansas and they have asked me to write for their December issue and they want to ...
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  • Hi there, As promised, here's a little update of what's been happening at Casa Schulz! I did actually start a post someime last week (or it might have been...
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  • On the twelve days of Christmas, My true Love gave to me..... *December 14, 2009* Dearest Dave, I went to the door today, and the post man delivered a par...
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