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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

I'm a winner

It seems that for the past few months I have been on a winning streak in the blogging world. I have won 4 blog giveaways. Note to self, buy a Lotto ticket. So for Three or More Tuesday, hosted by the fabulous Tam at The Gypsy's Corner, I thought that I would share them with you. Not literally share them, I'm not that generous. I'll just let you look at the pictures.

In September I won 2 sets of Candy Lights from Pale Pink and Roses blog. Have you seen Candy Lights? They are fabulous. The ends have been dipped in silicone. I had my choice of pink, blue or white. Since I figured that white goes with everything, I picked the white ones. I've already opened up one of the packages, that is why I am only showing one strand of lights.

Hint: They will be showing up in my Christmas decorating. They will be perfect!!!

In October Cheri over at Its So Very Cheri had a huge giveaway. Her sponsors gave away some fabulous items. I won one of the giveaways sponsored by "M" over at Tales From An OC Cottage. It was exactly the giveaway I wanted to win. How about that?
I got this beautiful dish with pink roses (I love pink roses!!!). As well as 2 glittered pencil starfish, some tags and German glass glitter. I was in heaven with this win. Now I need something to glitter. Any volunteers?

Also back in October I won this book from Keelie over at Red Writing. She's been running a Twelve Weeks of Christmas blog party aka: TWOC. This was her week 2 giveaway. The authors of A Scrapbook of Christmas Firsts made this giveaway possible.
I really need to sit down with this book now that Christmas is fast approaching. And I've been bad at participating in TWOC. I guess I am now on Santa's naughty list. If anyone wants to participate there is still 4 more weeks. Just head on over to Red Writing's blog to get the scoop. Each week has a different theme. This week is wreaths. But since I don't have a Christmas wreath I'm not participating. Well, I have a wreath, it's just that it is still up in the attic and it won't be down until next week. And I looked through my photos of Christmas decor from last year and I guess I didn't take a photo, so that means I can't participate this week. Boo hoo!

Then way back in July I won this garden angel from Cindy at My Romantic Home. It was donated to Cindy's giveaway by Jen at Vintage Home Interiors.
I still haven't found the right place for her. But she'll fit in perfect for Christmas.

Then if winning giveaways wasn't enough, Cindy over at Stitches-N-Stuff sent me all of the following for no reason other than I left a comment on her blog. She knew I love black & white so she made all of this for me out of the goodness of her heart. Isn't she wonderful? I wish I was as generous. But I'm not. What can I say? I'm not perfect.


Look at this nice note she included. I hope you have enjoyed seeing all my goodies. I know I have enjoyed winning or receiving them. Be sure to visit all the blogs that I've mentioned. They are all terrific.

And I am working on my own little giveaway. I'm hoping to get it posted this Thanksgiving weekend. Since I now have more than 100 followers, I knew it was tradition to host a giveaway. I should have done it a few weeks back when I reached 100 followers, but you know me, I procrastinate. And now it's up to 150 followers. Gee whiz I am so excited!!!

So check back later in the week for my giveaway.

Kim

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12 comments:

  1. Many Thanksgiving Blessings to you and your family….Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

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  2. You ARE on a streak! Your mailman has been quite busy! So fun to see all you have won! Treasures!

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  3. How do you pass on that luck?? You've received some great items!
    Happy Thanksgiving.
    Jane

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  4. Wow! Good for you!

    Happy Thanksgiving!
    Janelle

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  5. Lucky you! So much fun getting packages in the mail. Have a great Thanksgiving with all your beautiful decorations. (And plates too!)
    Kate

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  6. wow..YOU HAVE been a lucky duck lately! VERY COOL.....

    And thanks for the "lesson"...I didn't know about giveaways, etc. I've reach over 100 AND I just had my year's blog-a-versary, so I'm due for a give-a-away. I already bought a couple of things thinking I would do it soon. You've prompted me to get into gear. Thanks! Happy Holidays from Houston, TX

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  7. Lucky you! Enjoy your new goodies!!
    Hugs, Lisa

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  8. You must be doing the happy winner dance! I would be. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!
    Brenda

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  9. Yep, I'd be buying that lottery ticket LOL! Congratulations! You are on a winning streak!

    Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

    Manuela

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  10. Congratulations Kim.
    Awesome treasures.

    blessings

    barbara jean

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  11. You Lucky Girl! Wow.. Know you are giddy with your winning streak!
    Thanks for visiting. I want to tell you I love your "photo" letter signs around your home. They are so creative and very sentimental!! Have a happy Thanksgiving!

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  12. Wow, you lucky girl! I love them all too!
    You could glitter me, but you would have to have a wheel barrow full of German glitter!!!
    I hope you find a place for that cute angel!
    Rhonda

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