Thursday, September 9, 2010

Blogfest 2010!! My First Giveaway Ever!! - ended!

So it's Blogfest time and I'm having my very first giveaway and it's exciting!  More details can be found here .

There are over 200 blogs participating in this 72 hour tour so there are many prizes to be had!  This is the website you can use to track your entries.  Your email address is solely used here to track your entries and as a contact if you win the MASSIVE giveaway!  That's right, every blog you track with this tracking site gives you one entry in the big giveaway.

Now onto my giveaway.  The prize is a book called "Help! My Baby Came Without Instructions." by Blyth Lipman.  To win you must leave a comment below why you want to win.  Leave a comment for each extra entry that you do.

For extra entries:

1)  Follow me with GFC
2) Like my facebook page in the box on the right
3) Follow me with networked blogs

Contest is open to Canada and the US and closes midnight Sept 12th.  To "hop" to the next blog go to http://readingthroughlife.ca/

266 comments:

  1. I wanna win because I'm the first comment! lol.
    Plus I'm also having a giveaway, I'm participating. Come see me! Mine is awesome!

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  2. Hey Carrie! I want to win because the book sounds great! May be a little too late for me, but I've got a GF who is due any day and could use some advice!

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  3. I want to win this for a gift for a new mother.

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  4. I liked you on FB. :)

    Be sure to check out our BlogFest giveaway for a KINDLE. ;) love your blog here!

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  5. I Want to win because this book will be helpful in the future. Thanks.
    caliblue7 at gmail dot com

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  6. I would love to win because it sounds like a great book! :)
    klove1432@yahoo.com

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  7. follow you via GFC
    klove1432@yahoo.com

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  8. like you on fb
    klove1432@Yahoo.com

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  9. Folow you on networked blogs
    klove1432@yahoo.com

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  10. I'd like to win because it sounds like the kind of book, a good friend would enjoy!
    cuzinlogic(at)gmail(dot)com

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  11. My husband's neice is pregnant with her first and I would love to give her this book.

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  12. Enter me, please. Thank you kindly! =)

    -Mae

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  13. I want to win this because it seems like all of my friends are pregnant right now and this would make a great gift Thanks
    tanyainjville at yahoo dot com

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  14. I follow via Networked Blogs (Tanya Riley)

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  15. I'd like to win this for a pregnant friend of mine! Congrats on your first giveaway!

    alohapearl12 [at] gmail [dot] com

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  16. I follow you with Google Friend Connect.
    alohapearl12 [at] gmail [dot] com

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  17. I'd love to give this to my aunt who's expecting!

    twilightforever.edward

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  18. I am a GCF follower!

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  19. As a hopeful first time mom, this book would be perfect!
    andreapaetkau at gmail dot com

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  20. I follow you on GFC!
    andreapaetkau at gmail dot com

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  21. Following GFC through Blogfest. I would like to give this to my cousin who is preg. with 1st child. Have a great weekend. Thanks for the entry.

    dkay401 at gmail dot com

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  22. I want to win because I love reading!
    thefritzs_2000@yahoo.com

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  23. following via gfc.
    thefritzs_2000@yahoo.com

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  24. liked on facebook.
    http://funfritzfamily.blogspot.com/
    thefritzs_2000@yahoo.com

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  25. following on network blogs.
    http://funfritzfamily.blogspot.com/
    thefritzs_2000@yahoo.com

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  26. What a great book and hillarious title. Too bad i live in New Zealand, I would have loved to enter! Lol.

    Good luck to all.

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  27. I want to win because I have a 2nd baby coming without instructions!

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  28. Liked your FB page (Alyssa Spencer McVey)

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  29. I want to win because the title sounds interesting.
    iii.141592653589793238462643383[at]gmail[dot]com

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  30. That title is hilarious!

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  31. I want to win because I love humerous books and we're planning on "trying" within the next year so maybe this book can help me determine if that's a bad idea or not :) hmhenderson@yahoo.com

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  32. I just had a baby and would love to check out what this book is about!
    anita[dot]truck[at]gmail[dot]com

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  33. I'd love to win this to give to one of my pregnant friends or just to keep it for myself! I have 3 year old twins and when they were born I felt just like the title! Lol

    -Breanna
    breanna20f(at)gmail(dot)com

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  34. I came from the BlogFest event.

    Don't count me in your contest. Am not in the US/Can. And besides that book ought to go to somebody who can benefit from it. I haven't got any kids so it would not be useful to me... judging by the title...

    I'm a new follower :)

    Cherry Mischievous
    www.cherrymischievous.com

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  35. My 19 year old daughter just made me a grandma back in July. That prize sounds like a great book for her.

    carolcobun(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  36. Happy Blogfest. Thanks for particapating and for the giveaway.

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  37. from the blogfest hop! now a GFC follower (as rowan_angel7)

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  38. I would want to give this to my sister who has plans to have a baby and has no idea what she is doing LOL!

    simplystacieblog at gmail dot com

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  39. GFC follower

    simplystacieblog at gmail dot com

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  40. Like on Facebook as Stacie Gareau Vaughan

    simplystacieblog at gmail dot com

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  41. silverfalcon42@gmail.com

    I want to win this because my friend is having a baby soon, AND her birthday's coming up, so what better gift than this?

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  42. I want to win this book for my friend who is due early next year! Thanks!

    lindsay at lindsayblogs dot com

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  43. I wanted this book!

    denise

    weber_d@bellsouth.net

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  44. 1) Follow me with GFC
    weber_d@bellsouth.net

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  45. Foillowing you via gfc.
    megankayden@yahoo.com

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  46. I like you on fb.
    megankayden@yahoo.com

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  47. Following you via network blog.
    megankayden@yahoo.com

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  48. I want to win because it sounds like a great book.

    fowllower # 43 on GFC

    bmcbroom @gmail.com

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  49. I would love to win because my one year old absolutely came with no instructions and continues to make his own rules as we go! Maybe the book might share some secret "Mommy tricks" I missed.

    Thanks,
    Courtney
    stilettostorytime(at)gmail(dot)com

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  50. I'm a mom to 3 and I could still use a manual!
    momvstheboys@gmail.com

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  51. I have many friends who are pregnant or are trying to become pregnant. This would be a great gift


    giveawaymommy at yahoo.com

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  52. GFC follower



    giveawaymommy at yahoo.com

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  53. facebook follower



    giveawaymommy at yahoo.com

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  54. network blog follower


    giveawaymommy at yahoo.com

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  55. I have this wonderful book but I would love t win a copy for my sister in law!!! She is definitely in need of it.

    strawberrykidssales at gmail dot com

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  56. Teri H A R D Y likes Kidsmart - Greater Vancouver
    Kidsmart - Greater Vancouver on facebook

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  57. I'd like to win because I know a soon-to-be first-time mother!

    flufffreebies@hotmail.com

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  58. Thanks for the giveaway

    inspiredbyfiction[at]gmail[dot]com

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  59. I would like to win this contest for my sister-in-law, who is 7 months pregnant with preclampsia. She is having a very difficult prenancy and this may brighten her day.

    DreamyCowgirl@hotmail.com

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  60. Great giveaway...please enter me. Thanks!

    k2reader@gmail.com

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  61. I would love to win this for my BFF that is pregnant! Thanks!

    jenbigheat (at) yahoo.com

    Jen Bigheart
    I Read Banned Books

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  62. I would love to win this because it sounds like it would be a funny book. A little bit of amusement would be a nice change from the stress of a new baby :P

    ayoung3360@hotmail.com

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  63. Ha I think I need this book! I am also partcipating.. stop on by! ;)

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  64. I would like to win this book because I just had a baby 3 months ago and would LOVE to read what it says :)

    Aly890(at)hotmail.com

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  65. i liked your facebook page: Allana.D./Allana890

    Aly890(at)hotmail.com

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  66. Lol my kids arent babies anymore but i could still use an instruction book. they are 5 and 7. we have been trying for a little girl but no luck

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  67. i am following with GFC: Allana890

    Aly890(at)hotmail.com

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  68. Great giveaway - congrats on your first contest - what a way to do it - during blogfest!

    I want the book to give to my SIL who just had her first baby 2 months ago. Alas mine are 9 and 5, of course I still don't know what to do with them, but I muddle through. ;)

    crystalfulcher(at)ec.rr.com

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  69. I would love to win to give these books to a friend when they have a baby, they do come without instructions and they really should LOL - so true!
    tracyschultz@yahoo.com

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  70. I love the title of this book! Thanks for the chance to win this!
    lexigurl_17 (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  71. I am a new GFC follower!
    lexigurl_17 (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  72. Congrats on your first contest! Please enter me

    -Lisa B.
    angel28140 (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  73. Great giveaway & congrats on your first. I don't have any kids, but I have a friend who is due soon though.


    DforDarla(at)gmail(dot)com

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  74. Being a future mom (not preggo yet, but working on it) this book sounds great! Thanks for the chance to win!

    seescootread[at]gmail[dot]com

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  75. I want to win because I am 9 weeks pregnant and scared outta my mind.

    iwouldratherbereading@gmail.com

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  76. sounds like a great book. Please enter me!
    Dollycas
    dollycas79 at gmail dot com

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  77. I want to win because we hope to be pregnant soon!

    miryfaye at yahoo dot com

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  78. I follow on GFC

    miryfaye at yahoo dot com

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  79. I follow with Networked blogs

    miryfaye at yahoo dot com

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  80. I'd like to win because it sounds like a great book :)

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  81. I follow via GFC

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  82. Follow via networked blogs

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  83. Like you on facebook

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  84. this is super fun! Come visit after blogfest too, I have 25 giveaways up!
    I'm also in Blogmania!

    barb g. directorylanesuperstore(AT)
    gmail.com

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  85. I have a friend who is going to be a first time mom and she is nervous so I think this would be a great book for her, thanks for entering me into this giveaway!

    unforgetable_dreamer_always(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  86. A great good for the future! :)

    I follow!

    natashajennex(at)gmail(dot)com

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  87. I would love to win this book for my best friend who's expecting her first baby. Thanks!

    hottmomma_03(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  88. i would like to win because I'm planning on starting a family soon. Thanks.

    jlynettes at hotmail dot com

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  89. hey hon...just visiting for blogfest..been there, done that & done!
    ivydtruitt@gmail.com

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  90. ok i'm on gfc i have not been to blogfest in soe time i for got how it all works but i hope i'm doing some thing right i love to be in the giveaway,

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  91. i flike u on fb i also got your rss feed and i love your cats

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  92. I would like to win this for a 16 year old new mom
    chaarmedone1512@aol.com

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  93. Awesome giveaway -- I am now a GFC follower! Visit me at BookHounds! maryinhb @ gmail.com http://maryinhb.blogspot.com

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  94. Believe or not, I know of five women who are expecting their first child, one being my niece....this would make a great gift.

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  95. I follow your blog

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  96. I'm a facebook fan.

    Donna Hufman Warrington
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  97. I follow via Networked Blogs

    Donna Hufman Warrington
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  98. im a follower. i would love to win this book cause it sounds good.

    reginamayr@aol.com

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  99. I want to win because babies do come without instructions, no matter how many parenting books you read before they arrive, or after. Congrats on your first giveaway! BlogFest is tons of fun. aitmama {{at}} gmail {{tod}} com

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  100. I would love to win this for my cousin who is pregant!

    mi3ragamuffins at aol dot com

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  101. i'd like to win cause my sister is pregnate and I don't think she paid any attention to me when mine were young

    meandi09@yahoo.com

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  102. I would like to win the book because as a mother it sounds like a fun book to read.

    d.septer(at)insightbb.com

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  103. I am a mother so I would love to win this!
    Amy J
    djsfoxylady@gmail.com

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  104. Sounds like a funny book! schlarmette[at]gmail[dot]com

    Feel free to visit me http://acozyreaderscorner.blogspot.com

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  105. I am also following now....
    schlarmette[at]gmail[dot]com

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  106. I want to win because i am a mom of 3 and I sure as hell didnt get an instructions.
    nikkihodo76@yahoo.com

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  107. Would love to give this to a new mom.

    mary@cire.com

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  108. Hello, I am a new follower! I love your kitties! I have a pic of mine in my side bar too :) I want to win because the title is hilarious and my best friend is about to have a baby so I will give it to ger as a gift. Have a wonderful weekend!

    Danielle @ everylastpage.blogspot.com
    email: everylastpage@hotmail.com

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  109. I think you aren't on the list on the tracking site. Hmmm Stephanie
    Fangs, Wands and Fairy Dust
    steph@fangswandsandfairydust.com

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  110. My daugter will be one next month and she didn't come with instructions!
    b(dot)cardone(at)hotmail

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  111. The book title sounds interesting :)

    aprilxu2222@gmail.com

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  112. New follower here!
    littlebearries@yahoo.com

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  113. I would like to win so I can give the book to my daughter. She hasn't become pregnant yet, but she is trying very hard(so is her husband!).
    mom1248(at)att(dot)net

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  114. I follow via GFC.
    mom1248(at)att(dot)net

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  115. what a fun book - If only... they really did.
    kjovus
    kjovus(at)gmail(dot)com

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  116. Hubby and I are about to start trying for our first baby, so that sounds like a perfect book!
    kirsten.jason.2010 at gmail dot com

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  117. Follow you on GFC
    kirsten.jason.2010 at gmail dot com

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  118. Like you on facebook (Kirsten Thompson)
    kirsten.jason.2010 at gmail dot com

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  119. Follower GFC.
    tamben7996(at)aol(dot)com

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  120. Like on Facebook
    (Tamara Bennington)
    tamben7996(at)aol(dot)com

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  121. Follower Networked Blogs.
    tamben7996(at)aol(dot)com

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  122. I would like to win because this book would be ideal to some friends of mine who are first time mommies.

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  123. I am a new mom so this would be very fun and helpful to read!

    lhoward916(at)gmail(dot)com

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  124. I am a new GFC follower


    lhoward916(at)gmail(dot)com

    I tried to follow you on twitter but the button doesnt work =)

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  125. I enjoyed the info on this book and think I would enjoy it

    Kellyw3880@aol.com

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  126. I'd like to win this one as this would be a great book for a girlfriend of mine who just had a baby.

    sapheyerblu@gmail.com

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  127. Am following you on GFC under the name Christine Senter

    sapheyerblu@gmail.com

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  128. I am now following you on Networked Blogs under the name Christine Senter

    sapheyerblu@gmail.com

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  129. id like to win this for a gift to my sister


    extra entries

    1) Follow you with GFC
    2) Liked ur face book
    3) Follow you with networked blogs

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  130. I want to win this book because my sister-in-law is pregnant, and I think it'd be a great book to let her read.

    angelmistress[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  131. Following with GFC (Kristina Barnes)

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  132. I would like to win this to give it to my friend that is due in December

    mrsphilipswithonel@gmail.com
    http://mrsphilipswithonel.blogspot.com/

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  133. I want to win so I can send it my cousin who is expecting her first.. I don't need it! My 6th is a year old now! LOL runamucks at gmail dot com

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  134. I follow your blog with GFC.. runamucks at gmail dot com

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  135. Great contest!

    Following :)

    rexreadingrobot at gmail dot com

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  136. Sounds like a good read!!

    sarahcoulsey03 at gmail dot com

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  137. I am a follower

    sarahcoulsey03 at gmail dot com

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  138. First-time visitor..love your blog.

    Thanks for being one of the blogfest hosts.

    http://silversolara.blogspot.com

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  139. I'd love to win because well, I love to read any sort of new books and I've never read "Help! My Baby Came Without Instructions." Sounds like a rather amusing read! (:

    blissfulrains@yahoo.com

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  140. I would like to win because I am 5 months pregnant and it would be nice to have something like this to read before the baby comes.

    pyrospunkii@att.net

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  141. would love to win this as the title sounds great!

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  142. I'd like to win because it sounds fun and educational
    karlatrx AT gmail DOT com

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  143. Please don't enter me into the giveaway...

    I just wanted to welcome you to the world of blog giveaways!

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  144. I follow via GFC - Karla
    karlatrx AT gmail DOT com

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  145. Sounds like a funny book. I would read and then pass on to a friend.
    bwalker1123 at gmail dot com

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  146. new GFC blog follower
    bwalker1123 at gmail dot com

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  147. I'd love to give this to my brother and sis-in-law who just had their son last week!

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  148. I'd like to give this to my DIL. Just a little hint.


    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

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  149. Follower on GFC

    jellybelly82158 at gmail dot com

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  150. Id love to win because the book sounds interesting!
    shining2save(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  151. Hey Carrie, I actually don't want to win because my boys are older but wanted to stop by and say congrats on your first giveaway! I love your blog and have become a follower of you. I'm on the blogfest hop, so I wanted to say hi!

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  152. I'd love to win cause this book sounds like a fascinating read and funny!

    (\___/)
    (='.'=)
    (")_(")

    alterlisa AT yahoo DOT com
    http://lisaslovesbooksofcourse.blogspot.com

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  153. I would love to win this for my sister who is pregnant with triplets!

    randi3208atyahoodotcom

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  154. New follower. I miss the days when my daughter was a baby :) Hug 'em tight, they grow so fast :)

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  155. I would like to win this for my sister who is expecting.

    billiondollarprincesss@hotmail.com

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  156. This sounds like a great book for me! I'm a new mommy!

    TaraTagli at gmail dot com

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  157. I like you on FB!

    TaraTagli at gmail dot com

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  158. Welcome to mommyhood! Thank you for sponsering this blogest!

    I am a google follower!
    I like your facebook!
    I am now following you on facebook!

    lisaglidewell[at]gmail[dot]com

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  159. i love reading!

    elizabethjhoskins@gmail.com

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  160. network blogs

    elizabethjhoskins@gmail.com

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  161. this sounds like a great book for a mom, would like to win.

    Pam S
    pams00 @ aol.com

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  162. I would love to win this book!!

    Thanks!
    princess.ella@live.ca

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  163. Following via GFC!

    Thanks!
    princess.ella@live.ca

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  164. Daniella V likes your page on Facebook!

    Thanks!
    princess.ella@live.ca

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  165. Following you via networked blogs!!

    Thanks
    princess.ella@live.ca

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  166. I would love to win this book for a friend who just had a baby!

    xxsquigglesxx(At)gmail(dot)Com

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  167. This sounds like exactly how I felt when my first was born! It sounds funny and I'd love to read it and share it with other new moms.

    melacan at hotmail dot com

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  168. Sounds like it could be a fun read! I just finished a book and would love a new!
    jennifer.lebeda@yahoo.com

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  169. I liked your fb page
    jennifer.lebeda@yahoo.com

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  170. I would love to win cause it sounds like a great book. Also several of my friends have just recently had babies and are currently pregnant. Also my DH and I are currently TTC.

    justonemorechapter@hotmail.com

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  171. Congrats on the giveaway!

    I would love to win this for a friend that has a baby, or for my own personal reading.

    ashleysbookshelf@gmail.com

    Also don't forget to check out my amazing blog design giveaway that ends 9/13!

    Ashley's Bookshelf

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  172. Follower on GFC

    ashleysbookshelf@gmail.com

    Also don't forget to check out my amazing blog design giveaway that ends 9/13!

    Ashley's Bookshelf

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  173. Like on FB!

    ashleysbookshelf@gmail.com

    Also don't forget to check out my amazing blog design giveaway that ends 9/13!

    Ashley's Bookshelf

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  174. Networked Blog follower!

    ashleysbookshelf@gmail.com

    Also don't forget to check out my amazing blog design giveaway that ends 9/13!

    Ashley's Bookshelf

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  175. I had two children before I met my now husband. Then we had a child together. So third for me but 1st for my husband so i think he would like this book. angiewith3 at live dot com

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  176. I would love to win this for myself, because I love to read!

    melissajackson07@gmail.com

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  177. I follow you via GFC.

    melissajackson07@gmail.com

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  178. I like you on FB. (melissa jackson)

    melissajackson07@gmail.com

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  179. I follow you on Networked Blogs. (melissa jackson)

    melissajackson07@gmail.com

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  180. I would like to win this for my cousin as she just had a baby :-)

    Hopping by from Blogfest!

    Have A Great Week~end!

    Deb
    DebsHere

    deb55106(at)gmail(dot)com

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  181. I also follow with GFC

    deb55106{at}gmail{dot}com

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  182. Sounds like the perfect book to give at the baby shower I am going to next month, thanks.
    katklaw777 at yahoo dot com

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  183. because it looks very interesting thanks for the giveaway minsthins at optonline dot net

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  184. I'd love to win this book, to give to my daughter, who's pregnant with her first baby.
    :o)
    pippirose59 at gmail dot com

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  185. I follow your blog.
    pippirose59 at gmail dot com

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