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Thursday, July 16, 2009

Awards! Awards! And a BIG Thank you from me!


As a new blogger I feel a wonderful sense of belonging. From the start people in this community have been so friendly & helpful! I've met so many people from all over the world and I've made so many new friends. We all share a common love - the love of reading! And as we sit down and write our blogs, we all support each other in a way that makes me very happy to be part of it all! And part of being a blogger is giving and receiving some great awards! Here are some of the great awards I've recently received and the people who gave them to me! I'm playing a little catch up here, but I wanted to make sure I sent out my appreciation! And I do appreciate being nominated! Thank you so much!! This is also the first of 2 award posts, so I'm going to be sending out MORE appreciation soon!

Cathy from One eyed stuffed bunny... gave me The Lemonade Award! The Lemonade Award is It is given as appreciation for those people who have shown a great attitude or gratitude this week...

The Rules:
1) Put the Lemonade Award logo on your blog or post.
2) Nominate at least 10 blogs that show great attitude or gratitude.
3) Link to your nominees within your post.
4) Let the nominees know that they have received this award by commenting on their blog.
5) Share the love and link to the person from whom you received your award.

Here are my award nominee's.....

Sassy Brit of Alternative-Read.com
Diane from The Book Resort!
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LadyBug from Escape in a Book... awarded me the Heartfelt Blogger Award!

Do you reach for a cup of cocoa or tea when you’re relaxing, seeking comfort, sharing a plate of cookies with family & friends?
You know that feeling you get when you drink a yummy cup of cocoa, tea ~ or a hot toddy?
That is what the Heartfelt award is all about feeling warm inside!
Diane @ The Book Resort, created this award to express that toasty feeling.

The Rules:
1) Put the logo on your blog/post.
2) Nominate up to 9 blogs which make you feel comfy or warm inside.
3) Be sure to link to your nominees within your post.
4) Let them know that they have been nominated by commenting on their blog.
5) Remember to link to the person from whom you received your award.

Here are my nominee's....

AlliKat of Fun Fiction
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Ella from The Clock Monkey has awarded me the Let's Be Friends Award!

Blogs that receive the Let’s Be Friends Award are exceedingly charming. These kind bloggers aim to find and befriends. They are not interested in self-aggrandizement. Our hope is that when the ribbons of these prizes are cut, even more friendships are propagated. Please give more attention to these writers. Deliver this award to eight bloggers.

And here are my nominee's....

Gwendolyn from A Sea of Books
Trisha from Trisha's Book Blog!
Melissa from Melissa's Bookshelf!

Drey from Dreys Library!

Cathy from Kittling: Books!
Luanne from A Bookworm's World

19 comments:

drey said...

Awwww, Suzanne! Thank you so much, I'm honored that you thought of me. =) I will try to get my post up by early next week--we're going away for the weekend tomorrow.

Yvette Kelly said...

Congrats to you on the MANY awards and congrats to all your nominees and thank you for choosing me as one of the nominees.Thank you very very much!!I will do my post very very soon!

Kaye said...

wow, congrats on all your awards and thank you so much Suzanne for passing it on to me. The award is much appreciated. Your blog is utterly fabulous!

Marie Burton said...

Congrats to you on your awards:)
And Kudos to you for going all out and passing it on! I appreciate the mention!
Thanks very much!

Gwendolyn B. said...

Congratulations to you, Suzanne! I think you're doing a wonderful job! Thank you for sharing, and congrats to all the other honorees!

Michelle said...

Congrats on your awards! You very much deserve them. :D

Dar said...

Awwwww, thanks Suz! I really appreciate the awards - it gives me a warm fuzzy feeling when people nominate me. Congrats on the awards yourself-your blog is great and I'm glad I met you! Thanks for making my morning!

Ella Press said...

Thanks for the award Suzanne!
Love it! <3

Linda Ellen said...

Hi Suzanne,

Thank you so much for nominating me for the Let's Be Friends award. Thank you for thinking of me, and congrats on your many awards too. They're well deserved. =)

Cathy said...

Congratulations on your well-deserved awards, Suzanne, and thank you so much for passing one along to me! My post will be up Friday.

Michele at Reader's Respite said...

Aw, thanks! Your awards are honestly come by....your blog is a joy!

Allikat said...

Thanks so much Suzanne! I'm very new to blogging so I very much appreciate this award nomination and your comments!

Suzanne said...

Hi Everyone! Thanks for the congrats! And you all deserve lots of praise! Beautiful blogs and you've all become a special part of my life! Thanks!

Suzanne

Book pusher said...

Congratulations and thank you, your comment and award was a nice antidote to mid winter blues which seem to be sapping motivation at the moment. I just want to add my agreement with others in saying what a great blog you have created.

Sheila DeChantal said...

Great awards! Congratulations! :)

Dina said...

Thank you so much!

Luanne said...

Suzanne! Congratulations to you on receiving these awards. And many many thanks for thinking of me - I truly appreciate it!!

Book Bird Dog said...

Suzanne: I tagged you for the I Cannot Tell a Lie meme, on my blog. Have fun!

trishalynn0708 said...

Thanks so much for the award!

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