Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Time to Celebrate...With a Giveaway!


Well, I came up with what to do to celebrate!

As you may have read in my previous Time to Celebrate post, I have a lot going on right now... and wanted to celebrate it all with all of you!
(If you would like to read the original post and see the trailer, CLICK HERE)

~ The Blog Turned 1 year old July 21st
~ I was quoted in a book trailer
~ My Wedding Anniversary was July 27th
~ My Birthday is August 3rd

Okay, so what is up for grabs?  Lets get into that...

I have thought to give away 3 gifts:

1st... $15 gift card
2nd... $5 gift card
3rd... This wonderful Magnetic Bookmarker (I love these as I don't loss my spot!)  I says beside the music note, Create.

Here are the rules:
~~> The Ecard for ~ if they mail to you, you can enter!  I am going to trust you know who will ship to you.

~~> Must be a follower by Google Friend Connect

~~> I am going to give a few extra chances to win since there is more than one prize.
+1 For Commenting on this post

I am grateful to have all the followers I have so I am going to make Old and New followers the same number:

+2 Tweet about the contest - 
3 Gifts to Give! Another year more than 1 way & 200 Followers! @mellhay blog:
(Can tweet several times, BUT only get extra entry one time.)

+2 Sidebar

+4 Blog post

+1 Adding up your total entries

~~> Please leave links to be eligible for the extra chances, so I can verify. If I'm not able to verify the links of extra chances, they will be eliminated.

~~> Please leave an email address, so when the winner is pulled I will be able to contact you.  If you don't want to leave your email address in the comments, please email it to me with your screen name you commented under.

~~> The Contest will end:  August 3, 2010 at 11:59 pm EST.  Winner to be pulled August 4, 2010 using

~~> Winner will have 48 hours to contact me back with an address to ship to.


  1. ***Yayayayayay happy dance***

    Hon, I am so excited that you have included us in your celebration!!! You are the sweetest!!!!

    Well, lets see if I can follow the rules, lmbo!
    Amazon does mail to me (or at least they better if they know what is good for them).
    I am a stalker, I mean a follower.

    Ohh I get an extra point for commenting.. yayay me!

    And I get two points for being a follower!!!

    And one for adding! Who knew math would get a point!!!

    Okay let's see.....
    1 + 2 + 1 = 4!!!

    I hope you have a great day my friend! Hugs to you!

  2. What a cool contest! I agree with your comment about loving all followers- me too:)

    I commented, tweeted, I follow and I'm adding them up.

    Total:6 points

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  4. Congrats kiddo! You have an amazing blog and I'm excited to have been there since the begining.

    Let's see I commented and I'm an old follower, and I'm adding them up so 4 points for me.

  5. Congrats! I do love stopping by here and see what neat thing you have posted.

    +1 commenting
    +2 old follower
    +1 for adding them up

    = 4 entries.


  6. +1 Thanks for the great giveaway!
    +2 I'm a follower.
    +2 Tweeted.
    +2 Sidebar
    +4 Blog post
    +1- Total= 12

  7. +1 Congrats and Happy Blogiversary!
    +2 Follower!
    +2 Tweeted:
    +1 Total = 6

    sena.sagani [at]gmail[dot]com

  8. Great contest! Hope something gets to you soon! ;)

    10 total entries.

    books (dot) things (at) yahoo (dot) com

  9. Happy Blogoversary! Congrats on the book trailer quote! Happy Anniversary! And soon to be Happy Birthday! :D Wow... So many reasons to celebrate.

    Please enter me in your giveaway.

    +1 for commenting on this post.
    +2 for being a follower.
    +2 Sidebar (
    +1 for adding up total entries.

    = 6 total entries.

  10. This is really nice of you. Yes, amazon mails to me.+1
    I am a gfc follower.+2
    total +1 = 4

  11. Thanks so much!! This giveaway is so nice!!

    +1 For Commenting on this post

    +2 Follower

    +2 Tweet about the contest -

    +2 Sidebar:

    +4 Blog post:

    +1 Adding up your total entries

    Total = 12

    - Okapi

  12. Happy blogoversary, happy anniversary, happy birthday (early), and congrats on the book trailer mention! Wow...a lot of good stuff going on for you. Your birthday is the day before my mom's. Thanks so much for the great giveaway! +1

    Of course, I'm one of your most loyal followers. =O) +2

    tweeted: +2

    posted on my right sidebar in giveaway section: +2

    Total entries: +7

  13. Congrats. Definitely a lot to celebrate.

    +1 comment
    +2 follower
    +2 tweet -
    +2 sidebar -
    +4 post -
    +1 total - 12

    bacchus76 at myself dot com

  14. First off, congrats on the followers and thanks for the contest!




    8 total

  15. +1 Congrats! Great contest

    +2 I follow on gfc (old)

    +3 total entries

    mlawson17 at hotmail dot com

  16. Congrats and Happy Birthday mine was on the 25 of july and my moms in on the same day as yours so where all leo's.
    +1 coomenting
    +2 Follower
    +4 blog about this contest on my myspace blog here is the link to my myspace
    +1 For Adding


  17. Happy blogoversary! And thank you for the giveaway.

    +1 commenting
    +2 follower
    +1 adding up total entries

    = 4

    musmekipi at gmail dot com

  18. +1 I'd love to enter!


    +2 Tweet about the contest:

    +1 Add up entries

    Total: 6

    aikychien at yahoo dot com

  19. That's quite a lot of great things to celebrate! What a great giveaway! I'm a new follower!

    +1 commenting
    +2 follower
    +1 adding up total entries

    TOTAL= 4


  20. Great contest! Count me in.

    +1 for commenting
    +2 follower
    +1 adding up = 4

  21. +1Happy Blogoversary! Thanks for the giveaway.
    +2 follower
    +1 for adding entries

    =4 entries

  22. +1 THANKS!!
    +2 Follower
    +2 Tweet:
    +1 Total entries: 6


  23. +1 I'd love to enter too!
    +2 I'm a follower
    +1 for adding up my entries
    total: 4

    spamscape [at] gmail [dot] com

  24. +1 Hi! new follower here, thanks for an international giveaway!

    +2 Follower

    +2 Tweet:

    +2 Blog Sidebar

    +1 Adding up your total entries = 8

    jen7waters (at) gmail (dot) com

  25. Happy Celebrations!

    +1 For Commenting on this post
    +2 Tweet about the contest -
    +1 Adding up your total entries

    Total entries: 6

    quigui . i [at] gmail . com

  26. Thank you for the great contest. I am new to your blog but I can tell I'm going to like it here.

    +1 Commenting
    +2 Follow on GFC
    +1 Totaling entries

    4 Total entries

    seriousreader at live dot com

  27. +1 Thanks for the great giveaway!
    +2 old follower
    +1 add

    TOTAL: 4

    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

  28. Congrats & Happy Birthday! Thanks for the great giveaway!

    +1 Comment
    +2 Follower
    +2 tweet
    +1 add it up
    6 entries!


  29. Congratulations! Very busy time for you lately, but a very happy time! :D

    I'm a follower, commented on this post, and tweeted about the contest at

    6 total entries

    alexia561@yahoo dot com

  30. Wow! you do have alot to celebrate! Happy Birthday!!!
    (+2)I am a follower!
    (+2) I tweeted (
    (+1) add up all entries= 6pts

  31. +1 commenting. and HAPPY BIRTHDAYYYYYY!

    +2 follower

    +2 sidebar

    +4 blog post:

    +1 total: 10

    feeyonachan at gmail dot com

    thank you!

  32. You have a lot to celebrate! I hope each day is absolutely wonderful. :)

    +1 For Commenting on this post
    +2 Follower
    +2 Tweet about the contest -
    +2 Sidebar
    +1 Adding up your total entries


  33. Thanks for the great contest!!!

    +1 for comment
    +2 for follower



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