Thursday, December 30, 2010

I received my first blog award!!

I opened my emails this morning and discovered I had received my first blog award from the lovely Marsha!!



The eight things that I am to share

1.  I am a Christian - my faith is very much  part of who I am.
2. I am very happily married, and have been for nearly 37 years to a man who still thinks I am the best thing to happen to him.
3. I love my family - adult children and grandchildren, who are very dear to me.
4. I am owned by an 11 year old cat who adores me.
5. I have recently discovered paper crafting, specifically card making, and love it.
6. I am still a keen gardener, but it now takes a lower priority.
7. Another passion of mine is lace making.
8. I am proud to call myself a Kiwi i.e. a New Zealander.

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I am sending this award to:

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The rules for receiving this award are:
Thank and link back to the person who sent this to you. 
Share 8 things about yourself
Pass this award on to 8 bloggers
Contact those bloggers and tell them you sent them this award.

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This award came out of the blue and I so appreciate it.
May your day be richly blessed as mine has been.


4 comments:

  1. Hi Maxine! Congrats on your first blog award and thanks so much for gifting me with it as well! I will pick it up as soon as I have a minute to post it!!! I'm honored to accept it and thank you so much! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas and I pray you have a blessed new year!!!
    hugs,
    Grace

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  2. Thank you so much for the blog award Maxine!

    Happy New Year!
    See you in 2011!

    Hugs
    Gunn

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  3. Thanks so much for this award, Maxine. I loved reading more about you, esp. #2. I know what you mean and we've only been married less than half of your 37.

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