Friday, February 1, 2013

And We Have a Winner

It was so nice today to see the sun again.
 And blue skies.
 Sam and I took a walk this morning.
Had lunch with new friends.
Then came home to pick a winner for the Grow Your Blog Party.
I did it the old fashioned way.
By writing everyone's name on a piece of paper and placing them in a jar.
Shake, shake, shake!
Then I poured them into a bowl, told Sam to close his eyes and pick a winner.
 Congratulations Olympia!
Olympia and I have been visiting each other for awhile now.
She lives in Greece where she blogs about every day life and her love of all things old.

Thanks to all who visited my Grow Your Blog post.
And to everyone who continues to visit me on a constant basis!
I hope you all have a fabulous day!

28 comments:

  1. Congratulations to Olympia!

    That blue sky looks lovely - clear fresh morning air is so invigorating. Makes me feel like getting outside and doing something, even if it's just the chores! :)

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  2. Your photos are lovely!

    It's below zero here this morning - so quite the contrast from where you are. :) Still, we too have sunshine and blue skies.

    I'm looking forward to a very quiet weekend all to myself since both Sarah and Jim are gone. Hope you enjoy your time as well.

    Linda

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  3. What a lovely walk, thanks for taking us along! A tad too cold here to walk, maybe in a month or two! Have a wonderful,blessed day.

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  4. Looks like a beautiful day. Congrats to the winner, she will be thrilled. Hugs to you Tammy,
    Meredith

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  5. Congratulations to Olympia. Beautiful weather for your weekend and strolling, lunching with friends and just enjoying life. Sunshine Smiles...

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  6. Such pretty weather for you!! Enjoy your weekend Tammy! Let me know if you want me to send you the vintage rose pot holder pattern to you, so you can make one. ;) xo Heather

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  7. Congratulations, Olympia!

    And Tammy, you have such beautiful sunshine! Enjoy it to the fullest!

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  8. Great photos! It does look like a lovely day. I especially liked the rooster :)

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  9. Congratulation to Olympia. Oh how your photos warmed My Heart today. Warmth and Sun shine what else do you need. VBG. Love the photo of the Chook. Hugs Judy

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  10. Dearest Tammy,
    You and your new friend look fabulous! One can tell that eating vegetarian pays off BIG.
    What a lovely walk you had with blue skies. And I love the way you picked the winner. Victoria is lucky, yes I know her for quite a while and it is great to have this international flavor.
    Hugs to you,
    Mariette

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  11. I love the blue sky, we don't have dust here to block it out but we do have grey skies, fog and lots of rain. I hope the sun stays around for a while for you.

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  12. Lovely pictures from your walk today.
    The sky looks perfect.
    Lucky Olympia.

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  13. We had a lovely blue sky day here too.. even got to open a window! Congrats to your winner.
    ((hugs)), Teresa :-)

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  14. Dear Tammy

    It looks like the most magical day - that wonderful sun is so energising!

    Congratulations to Olympia - she will be over the moon to receive your lovely giveaway!
    Hugs
    Shane ♥

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  15. Hi Tammy. Warm congrats to Olympia. Your photos look great. Loved the blue sky. And you look long and sleek in the photo with your friend.

    Take care and have a delightful weekend, my friend. Susan

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  16. Oh !! I was out off Thessaloniki yesterday and I missed your wonderful
    walk and my win !!! A big THANK YOU !
    It looks that you had a lovely sunny day and you enjoyed with your friends ! Have a nice day Tammy and thnak you again !
    Olympia

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  17. Great photos...congrats to the winner

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  18. Hello, dearest Tammy, yes it's wonderful to see the sun! Great pictures of a pretty nice walk and a yummy lunch with friends :o) My contrats to Olympia!
    Lots of hugs, Traude

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  19. Congratulations to Olympia!! have a wonderful weekend, Tammy! blessings ~ tanna

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  20. We have blue skies today too. Makes such a difference to everything I think.

    Your husband did well in his choice of yarns for you didn't he? A lovely mixture of colours. Enjoy your weekend.

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  21. Hey Tammy!
    Wow you are in Kuwait!
    Thank you for finding me because now I have found you too!
    bestest to you and yours
    Daisy j

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  22. Wow..such gorgeous photos..what a beautiful post! Wonderful blog too! Congrats to your friend..yay fantastic!
    Victoria

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  23. What beautiful blue skys you are having. Sounds like you had a great day with the nice walk and then lunch with friends.

    Congratulations to the Olympia.

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  24. Hi Tammy,

    congratulations to Olympia - she will be thrilled.
    I enjoyed seeing your lovely photos where you went walking.

    Happy new week
    Hugs
    Carolyn

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  25. Great photos, especially the rooster. He looks like he has an attitude. Ha! Your lunch looked very good. Wishing you more blues skies. Sharon

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  26. Beautiful day in your pictures, Tammy. We have marigolds here too, everywhere, and even I planted them in the back yard now :)
    Congrats to the winner!
    Your meal looks yummy :)

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  27. Congrats to the winner!!!! I was going to join but I can barely keep up now with all my groups and Ravelry too! LOL!
    Your pictures of your walk and lunch with friends was so enjoyable for me too!

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