Monday, March 17, 2008

Happy 200th Blog Give-away!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY FAVORITE DAUGHTER, STACEY!!!
I LOVE YOU!
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WoW 200 posts!! I cant believe it! REALLY!! I have Never had such fun and ALL the wonderful gals that I have met!! I LOVE YOU ALL!
SO....see this little red birdie...well, I am giving it to one of my wonderful blog readers!! I will pick a winner in a few days...do I need to pick a date right now?? Ok, how about Fri eve. Just leave me a message on this post and a name will be picked!!
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Now on to a BIT more red...Stacey and I went to a great antique sale and she found this...anybody know what it was used for???...other then a kitty holder!! Looking closer it use to be black...we sprayed it, it is now black again.
Nothing is safe from these two!!
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One more thing...I got an early copy of Somerset Life with my birdies in it...4 PAGES!! wooohooo! Who would have thought!!! It is SUCH a lovely magazine!!!

54 comments:

Sugar Bear said...

Double congrats on your 200th and on your publication. Can't wait to see the spread!
Karla

Dolly said...

Whooohooo.... 200 posts and a magazine artical!
YAAAYYYY for you!
I am so happy for you!
**CONGRADULATIONS**

I would love to win the red birdie....he would be right at home in my cherry kitchen!

Have a fun week,
Hugz,
Dolly

Alison Gibbs said...

CONGRATULATIONS
Wow 200 posts and 4 pages in the magazine - yay for you.
It will be interesting to see if anyone knows what that 'kitty cat' holder really is.
Alison

jeanetta said...

ok i dont gush easily but all of your little birdies make me do exactly that!!

Esther Sunday said...

Happy Birthday to Stacey!!! 200th post? Wow! Congrats! Count me in, please, I just love it! I really like your new banner! It looks great with one of your cupcake pics. Love, Esther

Esther Sunday said...

Opps...p.s. Congrats on the magazine profile!!! Hey, I know someone famous now!

Diane said...

Your blog is adorable and so are those two critters with the apricot fur coats! They look lik my daughter's cat "Noodle".
Congratulations on your 200th post. Blogging is so much fun! I'm enjoying reading yours!
Diane
PS: Happy St. Patrick's Day!

The Feathered Nest said...

Yaaaaaaay Laurie!!! I'm so happy for your big feature!! I can't wait to get my hands on a copy. Happy 200th dear one and I wish you many many more I would love to be entered to win! xxoo, Dawn

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on your 200th post and your magazine publication!! I can't wait to see it in person.
Claudia
crchaffee@cox.net

Pat said...

Congratulations! You go girl !
My two kitties (Jingle and Belle)say hi to you two kitties.


Pat

Britt- Sparkled Vintage Charm said...

congrats on 200 post!! Happy St. Patrick's day!! xo Britt :-)

Adrienne said...

Congratulations on your 200th. And for being published. What a beautiful red bird. Please add my name to the bunch. ~Adrienne~

Bethany Hissong said...

Congratulations on your magazine publicity!!! And on your 200th post! I'm happy that you found me... and I found you! I LOVE your red bird... just perfect!

Heartinmyhand said...

congrats on your 200th post. I would love to be in your drawing. I keep getting outbid on ebay. Maybe this way I will be the proud owner of one of your birdies

Natasha Burns said...

Congratulations Laurie!!! Gosh I remember when you first started, has it really been 200 posts already!
WOW 4 pages!!! I will have to organise a copy of that one!

dede warren said...

I love your two little kitties, so cute. Leave it to them to figure out how to use our purchases.
I can't wait to see that Somerset Life issue, there maybe a little something in there from a swap I was in as well. Yeah for both of us!

Donna said...

Congratulations on your 200th post and congratulations on your birdies being published!!! Your birdies are adorable. Love that little red one!
Hugs,
Donna

~~kattz*cottage~~ said...

Hi Laurie!
Congratulations on 200 posts!
My favorite color is RED so I loved looking at all your RED things! The RED bird is adorable & congratulations on your magazine article! That's exactly what think that little red "kitty" rack could be - to hold magazines maybe? Thanks so much for visiting my blog & I LOVE yours!

Kathy

lollysnestegg said...

Congratulations on your 200th! And your publication - can't wait until it is in the stores! I so enjoy reading your blogs!
~Lolly

Connie said...

We did make it through th e fruitcake!! LOL Jack still has some left. He believe in it "aging"!! He loves it. That should tell ya where that man's taste is!! ;-) Congrats on 200th post. I'm a virgo also.....
Smoochies,
Connie

Emma's Paper Patch said...

congrats and both your 200th post and your magazine article! can't wait to see it!! btw, i tagged you if you want to play. see my blog for info.
alissa

Lynne Laura said...

You go girl! Fantastic & way to go! I added you to my favorite blogs list on my blog. Come by for tea some time!

Love your birds!

Lynne Laura

~Becca~Bluebird Rose said...

Happy Birthday to Stacey; Congrats to you on your 200th and your magazine articles!!
LOL at the kitty holder! Too cute! :)

Sharon said...

Congrats on your 200th!! I would love to be entered in your giveaway--how lovely of you!

maggie said...

Congratulations on 200 posts and on your publication! Just love the little red birdie so please count me in.

Stevie K said...

Waaahoooo! HUGE CONGRATS on 200 Posts! Also your pub in Somerset!!! Your blog is fabulous and birdies are beautiful!!

Lisa West said...

What a wonerful red bird. And I love the blue pin cushion...so charming. I love the photo with all the buttons and looks like hatpins. 200 posts is huge! Congratulations. That's alot of creating and getting those great comments. Lisa

Manuela's Nest said...

Congrats on your 200th post and your Somerset publication. Love the bird!

Manuela

rose said...

oh thanks for comment you left on my blog,if you pm me @ rozita.pigeon13@btopenworld.com,I will tell you the answer to your question
I just love the birdies and congratulations on 200 post and the article

Deb S. said...

Oh Laurie I love your darling bird creations!! Congrats on your magazine artical. Also thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

Anonymous said...

Somerset Life!!! Congratulations!! What a thrill that must be. You certainly deserve the recognition. I've loved your sweet little birds in cups, spoons or whatever you nestle them on, for a long time.
Annie...in the northwoods

Maggie said...

Laurie Congrats, I'm always amazed by your talent..
Thanks for visiting me,
Maggie

Siobhan said...

Hello Laurie! Congratulations on your 200th post! I am way behind you lol. Your pussycats look so cheeky on your little holder. I would LOVE LOVE LOVE to win your sweet birdy, please count me in!
Siobhan xoxo

Caleen said...

Happy Blog Anniversary!! You make the cutest birdies I've seen.. Wow!!
to make an artical in a magazine..
That is AWESOME!! Congrats to you!!

Linda S said...

Love all the birdies! Congrats on your 200 milestone...little red bird would fit into my house...full of red accents!
Linda

ScrapMomOf2 said...

WOW! Four pages in a magazine! CONGRATULATIONS!! How exciting!

Congrats on your posts too! Way to go! I love red!! It's my favorite color!

Your cats are so funny! They just crack me up! Maybe that's a serving rack, and it once held platters for food? Your find the coolest stuff!

ScrapMomOf2 said...

Oh yeah . . . Happy Birthday Stacey! I hope it's WONDERFUL!!

Anonymous said...

How exciting to be in a magazine! Congradulations on your 200th post.
Vicki Page thepages@charter.net

Judy Morphis said...

Your pin cushions are precious! Please enter me in your give away and congrats on 200 posts.

Julie said...

Please include me in your give away! Did you ever figure out what the metal rack is for?

Vintage Amethyst said...

*Congratulations* on your 200th post!
Love Alison x

celestina marie said...

Congrats on your 200th post and magazine profile. Your blog is lovely and it is so nice to meet you. Thank you for stopping by mine the other day. Yes, please add my name for the drawing. I love it! happy Birthday to your dear daughter too!
Hugs,
Celestina
La Rea Rose

Nancy said...

Love your wonderful creations!!

Robyn said...

Congrats on your 200th! WOW! that is fantastic. You are truly a talented artist and just love your work! Cheers to you!
hugs,
Robyn

Southern Lady's Vintage said...

Congratulations on your 200th post! Happy birthday to your daughter and congratulations on the Somerset magazine piece featuring your birds!! That's wonderful!
I love Somerset magazines!
Barbara

bj said...

CONGRATULATIONS on your 200th post. That's a lot of things to talk about! Good, good job.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to your Stacey. I have a Stacy....my beautiful daughter.
Precious birds!
bj

stampqueen said...

Hallo,
Love your birdies - been stopping in to visit now and then (too many great blogs - not near enough time!!!) Thanks for your comments on my card for Vicki's challenge!!!
I too have 2 BC's (bratty cats - siblings who are 8 months old and are constantly into stuff!!! - and one poor old cat - age 17 - that they like to pester but who knows she is still the boss)
Tera

Penny @ Lavender Hill Studio said...

Congrats on your 200th post! And I am so happy for you to have your art published!! Way to go!!

Please enter me in your giveaway, I love the red birdie!!
Hugs,
Penny

Heather - Speckled Egg said...

Yeah!!! Congrats, Laurie!
I just LOVE this sweet little birdie! Your work is always spectacular! :)

Miss Rhea said...

Wow, congratulations !! 200 !! Wow. I love the kittie cat holder. lol, You need one for each room. lol

They call me Estatez... said...

Your kitties crack me up!. I love your creations. I'd love to have one of your little birdies dressing up my house.

Carol Van Rooy said...

I love antiques. I'd be curious to know what is is as well.

Great site you have.

Feel free to pop by and say hello.

Raspberry Roses said...

Am I too late for your giveaway? Love your birdies, love your blog. Congrats on your 200th I am only a newbie. Stop by my blog sometime and see what I'm up to.
Hugs
Linda

LW said...

Happy 200.....

Love your blog and your little birds....

Louise