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4th of July Crisco Grilling Giveaway

June 29, 2010

Time’s Up! And our randomly chosen winner is… #332, April! #332 April – I LOVE 4th of July Bar-b-que’s!!!! <3 Congrats, April! I’ve sent you an email! :)

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Sharing Your Blogs, Part 2

June 25, 2010

One of my favorite things about blogging is reading your comments. I love hearing from you, reading your comments and suggestions, hearing your stories, and especially checking out the links you leave for me. :) I love it when I see how you’ve incorporated the fonts and tutorials from this blog in your own blog […]

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Welcome to LA! Arriving at Thompson Beverly Hills, Crashing the Red Carpet, & a PJ Party with the girls!

May 17, 2010

I’m back from LA! Last week Bertolli sent me (and one of my lovely readers!) on an all-expenses paid trip to Los Angeles to experience an unforgettable culinary tour of the city and meet celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito. Everything happened so quickly- Bertolli asked me on a Monday if I was interested in participating, and […]

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Oh, for the love of Scarf. Make a T-shirt Scarf!

March 25, 2010

A few weeks ago (after I professed my undying affection for scarves) my lovely and creative blog pal Allie Brownie sent me this super fun link: Make It and Love it: Knit Scarf *gasp* … How FUN! An adorable, shabby scarf I could totally make! :) And what a cute site too, huh? I’ve already […]

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love ::: happy

February 18, 2010

I love scarves… when I see them, bright & colorful, hanging in my closet planning my outfit around a scarf when I take the entire collection with me, everywhere I go even if it’s just a 2-day trip… makes me very, very happy. I love scarves. ♥♥♥ What about you? Do you love scarves? Or […]

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Sharing: Your Blogs

January 17, 2010
cutest blog designs

You guys know I’m always saying- “Leave me a link to your blog!” Hah! I feel like I sound like a broken record (and a little bit of a stalker)! :) But one of my favorite things to do is browse through your sweet comments and check out the links you leave me. I absolutely […]

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Fresh Start: New Year, New Decade

January 11, 2010
food scale giveaway blog

A few weeks ago I was browsing through the comments section of this blog, as I often do- I love clicking on the blog links and taking a peek- reading your posts, sharing in your stories and getting to know you a little better! :) I came across something on New Year’s Resolutions that I’ve […]

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An inspired gift idea for your holiday shopping list. (And you can win it!)

November 23, 2009

Inspired is most definitely the first thing that came to mind when I first visited Lisa Leonard’s charming blog and beautiful custom handmade jewelry store. Wow! I just love it! :) Seriously- love reading about her darling family, her fashion (ultra hip!), her photography (so stunning and serene) and her sense of style is so […]

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Can I share some pics of my roses?

November 16, 2009

I just love fresh roses. :) I *especially* love the multicolored ones- it’s like a rainbow of roses! :) My favorite grocery store has these gorgeous buds for $7 a dozen– so I try to pick some up when I know we’re having company over. The only problem with that is then I have to […]

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A collage of clothes . . .

November 13, 2009
abercrombie & fitch, j. crew, GAP, Old Navy, Ann Taylor LOFT, BEBE, American Eagle, Izod sweaters on eBay

I was messing around making a collage the other day, and I came across this pretty cool action. It’s called Panos’s BnBig Picture- you can get it by clicking here and scrolling almost all the way down to the bottom of the page- look under the header “Frames and Mattes” and it’s #42. It’s pretty […]

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November 9, 2009
Digital Scrapbooking Blog Giveaway Grand Prize

I know you guys are excited to find out the winners of the weekend giveaway challenge… Here they are!! :)

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Giveaway time!

November 5, 2009
October 2009 Kit

Time’s Up! We have our winners! :) Each month here at kevinandamanda.com we’ve been giving away the latest digital scrapbooking kit from the Creativty by Crystal Project 365 line. Crystal comes out with a new, ultra, mega-packed jumbo kit every month- a drool-worthy occasion for all digital scrapbooking enthusiasts to be sure. And because I […]

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Weekend Winners Announced!

September 21, 2009

Hot diggity dog, folks! There were 420 entries in the weekend giveaway! That’s a new record here on kevinandamanda.com! :) The last record-breaking giveaway had 282 entries… With this giveaway’s 420 entries, that’s almost DOUBLE the the amount of entries from last time!! Since ya’ll doubled the amount of entries- Crystal and I decided to […]

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A weekend giveaway . . .

September 18, 2009
Creativity by Crystal August 2009 Project 365 Kit - Giveaway

For the digital scrapbookers in the house! This giveaway is for another amazing installment in the monthly Project 365 kits from Crystal Wilkerson. If your’re just joining us here at kevinandamanda.com and this is your first Crystal Wilkerson giveaway- let me just tell you… These kits are huge. And awesome. And huge!!! There are tons […]

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Is this thing on?

April 9, 2009
blog giveaway winner

Tap, tap. I have a new theme! Is it working now? I ran into a couple of snafus earlier. Mixed in with some general blog hinkyness. But I think it’s finally alllll under control now. . . (We hope!) And now that that’s all taken care of…. we have a winner! :) The winner of […]

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Just some new pics to share. . .

April 5, 2009
boston terrier puppies

Look at this tired puppy! Spring is my favorite time of year with Miley and Howie. They are so used to the cold winter air, and so lazy from practically hibernating all winter, that when the slightest warmth of spring comes around, they get sooo tired sooooo much faster after playing outside!! :) Since it’s […]

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Creating Keepsakes Cover!

March 2, 2009

Remember this picture of Amerie last summer? :) Well, have ya seen the cover of the new April 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes yet? :D Yep, that’s her! The pic that I took! :D It was *crazy* how it happened! Brian, the editor in chief of Creating Keepsakes Magazine was surfing my blog!! :) First […]

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Featured in Brides Magazine!

February 3, 2009

So, I have some fun news! :) But first things first… :) if you’re reading this from the email or a feed reader, go ahead and click right here so you can see the new February / Valentine’s Day blog theme!! :) I loved this funky digi kit from Megan Turnidge so much that I’ve […]

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2 New Themes & How to make your own!

January 3, 2009

Happy 2009! Since it’s officially a new year, I guess it’s time to update my blog theme to a new, wintry design! :) If you’re viewing this from your feed reader or email, be sure and click here so you can see the new theme. :) This theme was made from several different kits- all […]

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Shabby Chic Rag Quilt!

October 27, 2008

I have been seeing these super cute rag quilts lately and have been dying to try one! I’ve always wanted to make a quilt (despite my glaring lack of sewing skillz) and these rag quilts looked like something I could handle. I am really *so bad* at sewing, so I always have tons of extra […]

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