“A wise old owl lived in an oak;
The more he saw the less he spoke;
The less he spoke the more he heard...
Why can't we all be like that bird?”
― Edward Hersey Richards




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Friday, January 2nd, 2009
5:30 P.M.

BLOG GIVEAWAY UPDATE:
My blog entry for earlier today, found below this little note.

Bud and I just got home. We've been gone since about 7:30 this morning, and I worked on the blog giveaway that I was holding this past couple of weeks. I had 87 comments [88, but one name was duplicated with a whole 'nother kind of comment]!!!!! I wrote the names all down and got them in a glass globe and had Bud draw the 4 lucky names out. The three first ones were for the thongs...the last one was for the 'grand' prize, the crocheted scarf.

As soon as I get the pictures of the drawing off the camera and get the page set up for the blog entry announcing the winners, I'll post it.

Tomorrow is going to be another busy day for the two of us, so I'm hoping to get it all posted and let the winners know who they are on Sunday. [keeping my fingers crossed]!!!

It was very exciting for me to see all who dropped by to enter! It was fun to have my dear sweet cheeks draw the names...he even made sound effects. [You had to be here!]

Happy 2nd day of January everyone...only 363 more days in 2009! wow, how time flies!!!

12 comments :

  1. Happy New year to you n yours. Love your New years design. I'm keeping my finger crossed that maybe I am a winner. Dont forget FM at summitmusings.blogspot.com

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  2. Happy New Year Anni (and Bud)!! As always, you made me laugh

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  3. You are soooooooooo funny and if I turn up my sound can Bud do those sound effects again ! I am into music ! hahhahah

    Happy New Year ...... and lots and lots of laughter and joy I pray your way!

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  4. jst stopped by to say Hi,I hope that you had a good new years.

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  5. Happy New Year to you..I am waiting with "bated breath" to see who won your first give a way!! Sorry I have not been around lately but with being gone, in the snow, falling down, having a bad cold and well you name it that is why!!!

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  6. Did he pick me? HUH? HUH? HUH? Did he? Did he? hehe How exciting this is, waiting to see who the winners of your first giveaway are:-) Sweet Cheeks made sound effects...yup, wish I had been there! lol xoxo

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  7. Sweet Cheeks - love it! I'm crossing my fingers!

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  8. That sounds like such a fun way to spend the day. Have a great one.

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  9. Hi Happy New Year. Nice entry there. Is that bird really big?

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  10. Anni,

    I'm glad you and Bud are having fun with the giveaway. Looking forward to hearing who the winners are.

    Blessings,
    Mary

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  11. Sounds like a wonderful way to handle your drawing. I love the little froggy on the toadstool, but confess I missed the note to click to leave comment at first. LOL ... fortunately I looked again. Hope you & Bud are enjoying whatever you're up to.
    Hugs and blessings,

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  12. I really don't know anything about this "giveaway" I have read it now on several blogs. Is that a kind of exchange or what ?

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