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My blessed week....feeling the love...

This week started off real negative with a bad day with the kids 8(   Then it turned around....never underestimate the power of prayer my friends...

Yesterday two of my parties were featured over at Catch My Party!   Then I find out that I am the newest recipient of the Star Blogger Award from No Ordinary Blog Hop!  I usually don't make it a habit of accepting blogging awards mostly because they are very time consuming to participate in, however this one was earned and is all for "me"...lol

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First of all I would like to Thank Tracy from A Slice of Smith Life, Anna-Marie at Life's Adventures and Lynda at My Hearts Desire for all their hard work that goes into No Ordinary Blog Hop. I have found some great friends on line this way and it's fun to share ideas!

This weekend is Molly's 4th birthday party and I am so excited for her!  I have been working on it for a long time and I hope she enjoys it!

Also, I am excited to be joining in with hundreds (maybe thousands) of other bloggers at The Ultimate Blog Party!  You should check it out friends!

Ultimate Blog Party 2011


Hope your weekend is blessed and full of fun!

Comments

Lindsay said…
Yay for weeks turning around! Congrats on the award! Have a great birthday party! Can't wait to see some pictures!
MommyKuehner said…
Congrats on your award!!!!!

Thanks for visiting our blog. Love yours..a follower. Have a wonderful weekend:)
Renita
www.krazykuehnerdays.com
Tracy said…
Hi Melissa!
Bad days or moments with the kids? I can relate for sure! So glad NOBH Star Blogger Award made it a happier day! Congrats on winning it and you're right this award is all for you with no "extra" work! :)
Thanks for linking up so much to NOBH! It's always fun to peek into your world by reading your posts!
Have a great weekend celebrating your daughter's special day! I'm sure it will be fabulous, fun, and fantastic!

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