My Very First Blog Award!

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Today, I was cursed enough to break my hand, but blessed enough to learn that I have been given my very first blog award. This is such an honor for me, because as someone who is primarily alone every day at home and who has written mostly anonymously for others the past three years, it is wonderful to know that someone actually likes what I write about.

The beautiful and talented Emily over at Mommy Made Green has been kind enough to give me the Sunshine Award for my blog and I would love to say a big thank-you to her, today especially more than any other day.

The 12 wonderful blogs I will be passing this award on to that are a beautiful ray of Sunshine and helpfulness any day of the week are as follows:

  1. Montessori For Learning
  2. Cassiopeia Chats
  3. Sweet Savings in Colorado
  4. Profitable Mommy Blogging
  5.  Jolly Mom
  6. This Little Family
  7. Reading, Writing, Raisin' Boys
  8. Sovereignly Sustaining Sanity
  9. My Mommy Bits
  10. Blue Cotton Memory
  11. The Gruneisen Family News
  12. Mommy's Free Time
The only rules to accepting this award is to post thanking the person who gave it to you and pass it on to 12 other blogs that bring Sunshine into your day!

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  1. Kathleen! I am so honored.

    It's my first award too! I am sincerely grateful. Blogging is fun, but it's work too so it's nice to receive recognition.

  2. Sorry about your hand - but congrats on your award!

  3. Thanks so much for the award. And sorry about your hand! I hope it doesn't bother you too much!!

  4. Awww you deserve it! Congrats.

  5. Thanks ladies, you are too sweet!

  6. Awww...thanks so much!!! I love visiting your blog daily, and I am honored that you love mine too =) thanks for the award!! And I am SO sorry about your hand!! that's awful =( How long before it heals??

  7. Sorry to hear about your hand.

  8. Oooh, I'm so sorry about your hand! Did you have to get a hard cast? Thanks so much for the award! You make my bloggy day!

  9. Thanks again and you are very welcome. I have a soft cast, because that is all they would do at the ER. I don't have insurance so I can't go to the orthopedic place and get a cast, because they require payment up front.

  10. Thanks so much! I can't wait to check out the 11 other blogs and soak up some of their "Sunshine"!

  11. I am so sorry about the hand--I hope that it's feeling a little better!

    And...thank you so much for the lovely award--that was very sweet of you to think of me : )

  12. Thanks for the honor! We really appreciate being included!

  13. Hi Kathleen!

    Congrats to you on the much deserved Sunshine Award! How do you do it with four boys? I would probably be a walking storm cloud :)

    Thanks so much for passing this award on to me. I am honored! By the way, I forgot to tell you that you have the cutest button I think I've ever seen. So cute that I want to have it on my site :) Going to put it there now! Thanks so much again!

    Ten Talents (Sweet Savings in Colorado)

  14. Thanks ladies.

    Stephanie, you definitely deserve an award. You do so much to help so many bloggers each day. Wishing you lots of wins lol.

    By the way, some days I am a walking storm cloud, but I smile on the outside anyway. :)

  15. Thank you so much, definitely my first award, I am so honored!! I absolutely LOVE your blog. You write about so much I can relate to, and I always have a smile on my face after I read your posts! You deserve the award, you brighten my day whenever I can make it to read your posts! :-) Congratulations!



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