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Best Blog To Follow Recipient

I have been up since 5 AM.

With 4 children.

3 of which got up at least once during the night.

The oldest 2 had to get ready for school.

And the 1 me that there is wants to take a nap.

Oh, and there are 0 days left to vote for your favorite blog.

Congratulations to 'Goddess in Progess' for winning the title of Best Blog to Follow. Now she can put this beauty up on her blog (if she wants) and we should all go on over and click the 'follow' button she has ready and waiting.

As for who this lady is, well, Heather just had her first child, a beautiful baby boy. She likes to be healthy and is in the process of starting an e-group for all of you who want to be healthy with her!

She's a gem and once sent me some essential oils to reduce my knee and shoulder pain. I loved the stuff! Well, still love the stuff, but my roommate stole it and is now holding it hostage in her bedroom downstairs. (When she leaves for Christmas I'll steal it back.)

So go... enjoy!

Comments

heather said…
Wow! I won!! Awesome! I'd like to thank, first Cannwin, for hosting this award, and I'd like to thank my mom for encouraging my writing, and I'd like to thank my fans... all three of them...
Cannwin said…
Yes... my blog award is competing with the Oscars currently.

Congratulations, though!.

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