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Half-Birthday Bash: Take Two - Day 1

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Last year, I didn't know what I was doing and didn't really care because I had a fabulous time creating my own version of a blog party.

This year-- I have learned to love Rafflecopter, still don't know what I'm doing, and want to do something entirely different from last year even though I think this will end up being generic-ish because that's all I have in me right now. But, celebrate we will because I have made it through to another half-birthday and that is really something seeing as I thought I might fade into the past last February.

I would like to start a tradition of beginning each year's half-birthday festivities with a gratitude role for each gift donor from previous years. I hope that the list will keep growing and become a resource for you as you seek out fabulicious products and services.

Many thanks to The Firsties:

Underground Photography

Creative Impressions

My Artistic Ventures

Simply You Simply Me

Now onto this business of throwing a party...

It would only be fitting to start things out with the same fabulousness as last year, right? If you weren't around for last year's celebration, you can read a fun story about Denise of Underground Photography and me here: The Sandlot Story

When I posted the shout out for gift sponsors on Facebook, I truly didn't expect my friend to volunteer again, but I was pleasantly surprised. I am so blessed to have friends who are so talented and giving with those talents.

She is offering the same generous gift as last year:

(1) ONE-HOUR PORTRAIT SESSION with Underground Photography, located in Las Vegas, Nevada, with NO SESSION FEE

This gift is geographically specific, so by entering the giveaway for this particular gift you are stating that you either live in Las Vegas or the surrounding area OR you will be visiting Las Vegas and will coordinate the photography session within your vacation itinerary as permitted by the photographer's schedule.

DO NOT ENTER for this prize if you will not be able to use it under the specific location parameters as outlined above.

a Rafflecopter giveaway


  1. Congrats on the half birthday. This is so exciting! You must know what an inspiration your blog has been in my writing. :)

  2. This is awesome! I am so glad you are doing it again. I would like to contribute if you still are in need of prizes. I will donate a dozen gourmet cupcakes to the cause.


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