Saturday, January 10, 2009

Blog Candy and a Must-See site

Blog Candy! YAY! This past year has been absolutely amazing and I wanted to send you all a HUGE thank you!!! Thanks for visiting, putting up with me, and being so kind with your praise!!
All you need to do to have a chance to win one of these RAK's, is leave a comment! I will draw two names on Monday at 4:00 pm CST. (which will be your deadline)
ETA: Thanks for the happy anniversary wishes...its not though, I just wanted to say thanks to all my wonderful readers, followers, subscribers, and friends! 2008 was an amazing year for me, with almost 106,000 hits, and some amazing opportunities, and I just wanted to show my gratitude! :) But, that just shows how sweet you all are! :) Good luck!


Prima Baby Girl Kit
Thickers Vinyl Daquiri
Piggy Tales Hide and Seek Flap Book
SEI rub ons
Maya Road Cupcake Chipboard set
K&CO Ribbon borders
Technique Tuesday Chipboard borders
1 packs of Alphabets

Around the Block Tape Writer
Tombo Metal Glue
Watercolors from Hero Arts
Water Mister from Hero Arts
Prima Flowers
2 Mini Stamp Sets from MFT and an acrylic block
Martha Stewart Foam Dots
Assorted Maya Road Chipboard (cupcakes, butterflies, etc.)
Assorted papers including 1 sheet each of the new Raspberry Fizz pps from Papertrey Ink


The Must-See Site:
My cousin's wife, Sara has started her own jewelry business. She is a talented graphic designer, but also a talented jewlry maker! Please check out her store at Sara Swanson Design. I was thinking that Valentine's day was coming soon...I think I might need to leave a not-so-subtle hint about needing these earrings! :)
thanks for stopping by! have a lovely weekend and good luck with the blog candy! :)

111 comments:

Sandie Luck said...

What generous blog candy~such an exciting collection you have offered! THANK YOU for the opportunity to win!
The circlet earrings would be so fine with about any style of clothing! Thank you for sharing Sara's website.
Blessings on your day..... ~Sandie

Harriet Skelly (SCS hskelly) said...

Wow that is awesome blog candy! Thanks for the chance to win it! I am fairly new to your blog and I love all your projects/cards!

jules p said...

This is so neat. What a nice set of goodies!
And those earrings are gorgeous!

Teresa Curtis said...

Wow it looks like I might be the first comment! Awesome candy! Congrats on the first year and I love all the imspiration you share you with us!
~Teresa

The Larsen's said...

Congrats on a great year!!

SmilynStef said...

Thanks for the chance to win those awesome goodies ... and for the link to the cool jewelry site. Love your creations.

beth g said...

Thanks for your generous sharing this past year! What exciting blog candy, pick me :P beth g.

Amy said...

what fun goodies! I hope I win! I will go check out your cousin's site....I love jewelry, so I'll have to see if there is anything I might need!

Tracey said...

Such fabulous candy Kim!! COngrats on your first year and I hope it is just the beginning. I love your blog and your projects never fail to inspire!! Thanks for the chance!!

Jodi said...

Way to go on an amazing year! I will have to check out that jewelry site!

Marcee said...

WOW! What generous RAK's. You are going to make some ladies very happy")

I'm off to check out the jewelery site. Those earring are GORGEOUS!

Pamela said...

Nice candy. Thanks for letting me look at your work.

Have a great day.

pscole3467 at gmail dot com

Deanna said...

Hellur, we should be thanking your for all the inspiration friend! Sweet bog candy! :)

Off to check out the kewl new jewelry site!

Rebecca Ednie said...

Wicked blog candy. Thanks for the chance to win!

Kasey said...

What a nice giveaway!

Amber said...

awesome blog candy and gorgeous earrings!!

Judy S said...

Thanks for offering such awesome candy! Congrats on your great year ... here's to 2009!

Just say Julie said...

Looks like some stuff! Since I have been put on a crafty spending budget, I would love these!

Thanks for the beautiful jewelry link as well!

wholtorff said...

Mmmm... chipboard cupcakes!

KATY826 said...

I love your blog! Thank you soo much for the chance to win! :)

Teresa said...

thanks for the chance to win this fabulous prize - your blog is a wonderful place to visit.

Anonymous said...

Great blog candy and I enjoy the
inspiration from your work.

Jackie said...

Wow, she has some beautiful things there - my favorite is the Water Gem Ring. I love rings, especially simpler ones like that. Please tell her I wish her the best!

Gina said...

OOOooo . . . some FUN stuff! Kim, you have some Amazing talent! I love to see your creations! ;)

Darlene said...

Thanks for the chance to win the goodies. I love your creations. :)

Chelsey said...

Thanks for the giveaway... I love that kind of candy!
mybabyappleseed(at)yahoo(dot)ca

Nicole said...

What a nice RAK. I just wanted to let you know I have been reading your blog for some time now and really enjoy it. I look forward to reading it everyday and all the great ideas I get from it. Thanks.
Have a great day.
Nicole M.

Mindy E. said...

Fantastic goodies...makes me want to go make something!!

Thanks so much for sharing all your creations :)

Trace Geworsky said...

No way!!!!! A TAPE WRITER???!!!Ive never even been able to see one of those in person yet.
Thanks for giving us a chance to win something amazing.
p.s. Those earrings are absolutely stunning.
Trace G

Michelle (mla1111) said...

Thanks so much for the chance to win... so nice of you to offer.

Mae said...

We all LOVE goodies!!

Great earrings, BTW.

Mae

Maria Gurnsey said...

Thanks so much for posting your creations!!! I love to visit :)

CM2 said...

What an unbelievable hoard of blog candy! Whewwwww how generous, some lucky person is gonna hit the jackpot! Looking forward to another wonderful year visiting your blog! Thanks ^o^ CM2

sammi-lise ^_^ said...

I just stumbled upon your blog, while looking through my bookmarks (I think I saw your blog before and just bookmarked it, hoping to come back), and I love it!
What lovely blog candy! They are great...thanks a lot for the giveaway. Let us see who wins!

<3 lise

Melissa said...

Thank you for your wonderful blog! Awesome blog candy and spectacular earrings too!

Nancy C. said...

Thanks for the opportunity to win those great goodies! I really love the earrings!

s zuklich said...

how fun! great goodies you have!

and your cousin's wife is very talented!!

virginia said...

Thanks for the oppurtunity!

Cheri Howard said...

Awesome candy! Congratulations on a year of blogging - here's to many more! ;o)

Rox-Ann said...

Wow great site your cousin has I seen some tear drop earrings calling my name. Congrats on one year for your blog. You know I am your greatest fan!!

apigonfire said...

ACK!! Those earrings are to die for! Not only do you make me want to buy stamping stuff, now it's jewelery! :)
FUN!
~Kendra

Jennifer Holmes said...

Thanks for the chance to win such great blog candy! I enjoy visiting your blog to see what great things you're creating. Happy New Year!

Ink, paper and BLING! said...

Kim,
Love the link to the jewels, man I need another earing like a hole in my head! But she does some incredible and simple things that is sure to please the crouds.
Enjoy your weekend!
R

clouds shadler said...

Ooh! these are some nice goodies you got there. always a pleasure visiting your blog!

TFS
-Clouds :o)

Happy New Year!

clouds shadler said...

Ooh! these are some nice goodies you got there. always a pleasure visiting your blog!

TFS
-Clouds :o)

Happy New Year!

Jaime said...

Wow... what amazing Blog Candy! so very generous of you! Thanks for always sharing your great work & fun ideas! Take care & Happy New Year!
Jaime

sUSAn said...

BLOG CANDY and no calories make it even more special!!!!! With sincere gratitude for YOU and your DAILY inspirations, too!!!!! Thank you for your Grandma story as I reflect on those special treasures with years ago memories that I enjoy. sUSAn

Melissa said...

I found you via Flourishes (love their stamps) and have quietly followed your blog for a while. I especially look for your PTI and Hero Arts Cards too. Love your simply elegant style.
What an uber-generous blog candy!
blessings,
melissa

yael yaniv said...

first of all i want to say i'm moved by your generousity. i'm still new to the paper craft but i get such an inspiration from your blog and projects.
now you have a great fan in israel too.
congrats on your 1st year - may there be lots ahead

yael

Chris said...

wow o wow a tape wraite how awesome!!! Love the earrings!!! and love your work!!!!!!!!!! but then I have been a fan of yours for ages ;)

new2utreasures said...

WOW!! I have enjoyed your blog and it has inspired me in so many ways

Anonymous said...

oh wow happy blogday to you

Peggy said...

WOW! Thank you for your great blog and opportunity to win. Love the earrings.

God Bless!

Pam P said...

Congrats on an awsome year! Thanks for the opportunity to win some great blog candy.

Jenn said...

What a wonderful blog candy! And I am absolutely in love with the silver earrings from Sara's store. I will definitely be checking out her store!

Pat said...

Love your work! You always have something to inspire.

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on your first year blog anniversary. Thanks for giving us a chance to win some new stamping supplies.

lakind said...

This is the first time visiting your blog and I must say Wow! Love your designs! And I love the earrings too! I'll have to check out that site1 TFS!

Tricia said...

Kim,
Love your blog - thanks for all you do!

Karolyn Loncon said...

Wow! What a generous pile of blog candy loot!! We should be thanking you for sharing with us all that you do each and every day. Your talent endlessly inspires me, so thank you for that. Those earrings are pretty darned SA-WEET! Hopefully Cupid brings them for you on Valentines Day. Hehehe

Anonymous said...

How generous of you. Just found your blog this morning and will check out your previous ones real soon. Have a great day. Hugs n' stuff, Lynne

Lorna said...

I found your blog on a reference to the paper fortune cookie tutorial from last April (?). I will add you to my feed reader based on everything else! The blog candy is super too!

Cheri Mosgrove said...

Fun blog candy! And I'm heading over to check out the jewelry. . . from the looks of those earrings, I'll be needing to send a hint to the hubby too! :-)

Ann said...

Kim, those are beautiful earrings. I'll definitely check out her site. Hope you all had a great holiday!

mbmitchell said...

Great blog candy also!

Leslie said...

what great blog candy! And I love the earrings also. I will check out her website.

Annelies said...

I wish you an amazing 2009 with as many hits and opportunities as last year! And as many inspiration you give to your blog readers! Thanks for a chance to win such great candy! Greetings from Belgium, Annelies

npschmidt said...

Great blog candy. Earrings are beautiful. Thanks for the chance to win.

~*~ Stephanie ~*~ said...

What great blog candy!! And those earrings are fabulous! I've been visiting your blog for about 4 or 5 months and I LOVE it!! You make some of the prettiest things!!!

Regan said...

Hey Kim, thanks for the chance on the candy....WOW those earings are Fab!!!!

LeAnne said...

Good luck to Sara on her venture, and thank you to YOU for being such great inspiration to us all! Great blog candy!
LeAnne

Norine said...

What a great give away thanks so much
Hugs
Norine

Mary H said...

Congrats on your blog milestone! And thanks for such a wonderful giveaway!

Nancy Park said...

Congratulations and happy anniversary on your first year. I subscribe to your blog and enjoy all the inspiration you provide. Here's keeping my fingers crossed for your wonder ful blog candy.

Adrienne said...

Wow, you are certainly generous! I love stopping by your blog for inspiration and ideas! You seem to overflow with creative juices and I'd like to catch a few drops!

Jane Wetzel said...

Awesome candy! Pick me!

Corina said...

Congrats on a wonderful and inspiring 2008! Can't wait to see what 2009 will bring. Beautiful earrings, on my way to go check out her site. All the best in 2009.

christina Gerloff said...

I am excited for you! I have really enjoyed your blog over the last few months. Thanks for the opportunity to win such a great prize!

Laura M. said...

What a great give-away! Thanks for the opportunity!

jules p said...

I just wanted to come back by and say that I went to your cousin's wife's site...and her jewelry is amazing. She is so talented.
I gave my hubby her site address-hinting how i loved (and then named a bunch of things)! ;)

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the goodies you share- quite the inspiration!

Nikki

mili said...

Yammu. You have an amaizing blog. I always look up to you post to see you work and ideas.

Sue D said...

Very generous blog candy--I just came here to see your Stampers Dream Dreamy card--very cute.

kimmyj said...

Wow! That looks alot like CHRISTMAS in January!

Wendy T. said...

I can't remember how I got here but I am now subscribed beautiful work!

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Congrats on all your hits. I love your blog and enjoy visiting to see great inspiration.

Carol A. said...

What a great giveaway.....and from one of my favorite blogs. Thanks for all the inspiration all the time sweets!

Jen said...

Congratulations on your blog milestone. Blogging is so much fun! I hope you have a great year. Thanks for the fun give away.

Regina Cornelius said...

congrats on your milestone!!! i love to drop in daily to check out your projects....thank you for all of your inspiration!

Cheryl Koskakura said...

This is such fun candy! Thanks for having such a wonderful blog, two thumbs up for sipping tea and reading your blog every morning.
Hugs!
-Cher

NancyS said...

WOW, Kim, this is a generous offer. Thanks so much for thinking of us. I think it truly deserves those earrings!

Warm wishes,
NancyS
nlsnyder@snydernet.net

maria fiscella said...

What timing I have! LOL! I was just stopping by to say 'hi'...what fun blog candy! Thanks for the thrill, Kim. Have a good week...M

Karey said...

Loved your Valentine cards and butterfly cupcakes!

Janene said...

Thanks for the opportunity to win amazing BLOG candy. I love reading your site...such an inspiration.

Scrappin Cheryl said...

Wow! Congratulations - but honestly you have such great stuff on your blog it's no suprise! I suscribe to your feed and look forward to the daily e-mails. The blog candy is so generous, too! Thanks for making such great stuff and sharing it with all of us.

DeeDee said...

Woohoo!!! Great Blog Candy girlie!!! THANKS for the chance to WIN!!! HUGS!!

Charlene Austin said...

Hey Missy! I am just going to leave a comment to say Hi and that you deserve all those wonderful things and that you are amazing!!(but don't put me in for the draw....) Love ya babe!

Trisha said...

Awesome RAKs. Thank you so much for the opportunity.

ginadcelis said...

Hi! Thanks for giving chance to win your great blog candy! Hope I will be the ONE!!!

Bunny B said...

Amazing candy! Thanks for the chance! Congrats on the hits! Woot!
bunnybx at gmail . com

Drika said...

Looove your blog!!
Thanks for the giveaway!!!

Tammi said...

I love to check out what you are sharing on your blog! Thank you for the awesome RAK!!

andrea viana said...

I´m thanking you for all the inspiration!!
I love your blog!
From Brazil... Andréa Viana
andrea.viana@mandic.com.br

Fae said...

Happy anniversary!! =) Those earings are gorgeous!! My wallet is in danger when we have so much temptation all in one place... lol.

Sena said...

Me, please! Fabby candy!
sena.sagani[at]gmail[dot]com

Julie Masse said...

Wow! What a great bunch of pretties! :) Hope you had a great weekend! :)

Julia Aston said...

Thanks for the chance to win Kim! What gorgeous jewelry! I checked out her site...

Joann said...

I just found your site, and I'm really enjoying 'snooping' and have found some great inspiration, tyfs.

Jacilynn said...

Great Candy!!! I've linked you. Love your work.

Tessa said...

Thanks for the blog candy chance. I have really enjoyed reading you blog this year and can't wait for all the inspiration in 2009!

Britta said...

Found your site today! Wow... looks like you have a lot of fun. Great designs and fun projects.