Friday, September 11, 2009

Another giveaway!!

I am losing all concept of what day it is. In fact the days are starting to run together, but that happens when your hanging out with a super cutie at 1 am (and 3 am and 5 am, etc, etc). I didn't realize until I turned on the news today that its September 11th.

Now the day is called Patriot day and in honor of our patriots I'm doing another star giveaway.



I have another beautifully stitched, quilted, and framed service star. Again for those of you who aren't familiar with the DoD service star you can get some info here.


I would type it all out in a lovely story for you but if I'm late picking up my little one from his first day of pre-k he'll be in therapy for years.


Anyways, this star is beautiful and of course, handmade by my momma because well, I might be wordy but sewing talented I am not. And I know my limitations.


It's in a beautiful five pointed blue star surrounded by the traditional red border in a very lovely 15 x21 inch frame. And don't worry, shipping is on me. Or rather on flyboy. But he's cool about this blogging giveaway stuff. I'm so lucky to have him.


Back to the giveaway. As always rules are simple, because well I can't handle complicated right now.

To enter just leave a comment.

For a second entry blog about this on your blog. I'd really like to get the word out there to as many military moms and military wives as possible.

For a third entry put a tweet out there that the mrs. is having an awesome military giveaway!
And like last time leave a comment per entry that made it so much easier.

The giveaway will be open until Friday September 18th at noon. good luck!

55 comments:

  1. Yay! Do I get a bonus entry for being the first commenter?

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  2. that's gorgeous! I'll be blogging and tweeting soon...do I have you on twitter yet? check if @fifenhorn is following you....

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  3. Ooooh, I'd love to win. That is so beautiful. Your mom did a seriously awesome job!

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  4. I want it! I want it!

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  5. It is so beautiful! Consider this entry number one from me. :)

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  6. Gorgeous. 2 deployments down, you would think we would own one by now. Isnt procrastination great? lol add me to the running please.

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  7. I blogged about it.
    http://nabfamily.blogspot.com/2009/09/tiny-pity-party.html

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  8. I just wanted to comment on what an amazing job your mom does with these!

    Don't enter me.... I don't want to take an opportunity away from the others.

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  9. How did he do at school Madeline loved it she went in and never looked back.

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  10. this is beautiful!! i would love this to hang in my house! my husband is army and has done 2 tours and soon..will be on his way to his 3rd!

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  11. I am blogging about this right now!!

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  12. Missed you! And of course I would love the star. Will post about it tomorrow.

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  13. That is gorgeous!! If I were to win I would have to flip a coin to give it to either my sister in law (my brother currently serving in Iraq) or my mom who I know would absolutely love it.

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  14. I love it! Hubby's second deployment is coming way too soon. Put an entry in for me, please:)

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  15. I love it!! I would love to have it for my husband.

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  16. OH MY GOSH! I love this! Please enter me. Thanks so much!

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  17. Oh I'd love this...I still haven't gotten one for when my husband is deployed...but would love one!

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  18. tweeted http://twitter.com/noahzmommy

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  19. Oh I really wanted this last time, and was actually going to contact you about purchasing one. Hope I win this time!

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  20. it would look really pretty in my Americana family room...

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  21. That is absolutely beautiful!! We have already gone through 3 deployments with more to come, so I would love to have this.

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  23. Your mom is so talented. I wish I could do more with a sewing machine than cause threading issues. *sigh*

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  24. I WANT IT! I WANT IT! I WANT IT!

    Pick MEE!!!

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  25. That's beautiful! Your momma is a very talented lady. Oh, and I linked to you in a blog post.

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  26. This is amazing and would look great anywhere, but my home would be the best. ;)
    Please enter moi...
    ~Christina
    psalm25v4 at q dot com

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  27. Beautiful! Definately envious of your mom's quilting abilities!

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  28. I love these stars, so I'll be happy to give it another go.

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  29. I don't do so hot on Twitter.

    But I love the star and am putting my entry out there.

    At least those sleepless nights involved a cute baby boy to keep you company. :)

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  30. i just redecorated a room in my house and the star would fit in perfectly!

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  31. That is simply beautiful. I would love to add it to my wall.

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  32. Commenting. Posting. Do I get a million extra if I email you? Okay, how about 50 extra for being a GENIUS in your baby guessing game?

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  33. It's beautiful!! And who ever wins is going to be thrilled!!! I'm planning one day for my husbands office to be his "War Room" with all his special military things decorating it. I'd love to include a beautiful service star like the one your Mother made! It's BEAUTIFUL!!! Congrats to the winner!!

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  34. http://stsebastianprayforus.blogspot.com/2009/09/service-star-contest.html


    i blogged about it! :)

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  35. That is amazing i would love it..

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  36. Your Mom made that?! It's beautiful!!

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  37. I'd love to win this. My hubby is currently deployed in Iraq and I wear a blue star pin every day for him. Very beautifully done!

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  38. Love the star - so appreciate what is being done for us across the seas and here at home!

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  39. i never win these things, but what the hey, i'm trying to distract myself from homework sooooo....

    ;]]

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  40. I love it! and would love to have it

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  41. I love it and would love to have it!

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  42. first time visitor here - love your site! we are stationed in Germany with three little ones - military life is always an adventure!

    our flag is a little faded - 3, 12mo+ deployments to iraq and another to afghanistan on the horizon... would love to win this flag! :)

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  43. Linked here from somewhere else, and I must say that is a beautiful service star. We recently moved to a small civilian community and one of my new neighbors asked my 11-year-old daughter what that star in our window meant. I was so proud of her when I heard that she did know and how proud she was to tell our neighbor about her dad.

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  44. this is so pretty. I love it and it's perfect timing, my marine is leaving in less than 36 hours for another 7 monther!
    Pick ME Pick ME!

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  45. Fingers crossed! We're sludging through a 13 month right now and I have a soft spot for support items!

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  46. I get another point right....
    here is the posting to my blog.
    http://combatcropper2.blogspot.com/

    This is so beautiful... can't wait to see how wins it.

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  47. http://combatcropper2.blogspot.com/

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  48. This is beautiful, Thank your Mom for her work. If I win I will give it to Colleen, my daughter. Her husband father of my grandchildren just left for his 3rd tour.

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  49. I love your blog AND I want to enter!

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  50. I would love a chance to win. It's beautiful!!

    hmahan_0529 @ yahoo dot com

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  51. wow that is so cute would look great on any ones wall

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