Monday, May 21, 2012

MAY GIVEAWAY /// Win a prize package of goodies worth over $250!

May Giveaway at Bubby and Bean
The end of May is one of my favorite times of year.  The flowers are blooming, the trees are green, and the subtle signs of summer are starting to appear.  I love being able to step outside without shoes, throw on t-shirts and shorts or dresses without tights, grill veggie burgers for dinner, work in the garden, see music outdoors, and sip on sangria with friends at my favorite outside wine bar - all without the weather being unbearably hot.  In honor of this amazing time of year, we've gathered some pretty fantastic prizes from seven of our May sponsors for a very special giveaway.  In fact, it's officially our biggest giveaway ever - valued at over $250!  And one lucky Bubby and Bean reader will win it all!

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This giveaway is open to all Bubby and Bean followers/subscribers.  If you're a new reader, just make sure to subscribe first using GFC (click here, or click on the blue "Join This Site" button under "FOLLOW" in the right side bar), or with one of these readers.
Then just leave a comment telling us your favorite thing about this time of year.
  That's it!


Once you've completed the mandatory entry above, you can also gain one additional entry for each of the following.  (*Please put each extra entry in a SEPARATE comment in order for it to count).

This giveaway is open through May 28th.  The winner's name will be chosen randomly and announced soon after.  Thanks again to our rockstar May sponsors for donating such great prizes!  BEST OF LUCK!

UPDATE >> This giveaway is now closed.  Check back soon to see if you won!

591 comments:

  1. I love that itś sunny and warm outside :) It makes me smile! :)

    Nenna,
    [email protected]

    GFC: Nenna

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  2. I have to agree with some of your favorite things about this time of year! I love being able to go outside in just shorts and a t-shirt! I'm just now getting my garden ready and planting flowers, which I'm loving so much. And of course I love hitting the road for a summer show, there's nothing like seeing your favorite band outside!

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  3. I love, love, love to open my windows in the morning and let the cool spring air in...actually I just love that I can have my windows open this time of year!

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  4. Favorite thing about this time of year is easily making the garden grow! Fresh produce is amazing!!!

    [email protected]
    http://detrimentalbeauty.com

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  5. i'm also a follower on instagram - it's safe to say i follow you all over the internets!!

    [email protected]

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  6. I recently became a follower of Little Tree blog as I found her here! really enjoying her, so thanks for the intro!

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  7. This is an amazing giveaway! My favortie thing is being able to leave the windows open before it gets too hot!

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  8. I LOVE roots and feathers and I think my favorite thing has to be the nielle earrings. I would swoon over pretty much anything though!

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  9. I already follow Violet Bella. Off to check out more!

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  10. I follow on bloglovin too

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  11. my favorite thing about this time of year is the sunshine. :)

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  12. i like you on facebook too.

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  13. my favorite thing at lolita rose is this

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/94470026/floral-sparrow-bracelet-brass-bird-charm

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  14. I love the earrings at Lolita Rose! The Leilani. Wooden folk earrings, bright turquoise filigree wood drops, long wooden dangle earring, green and blue, flower dangle are my favorite!

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  15. I follow you on twitter (I'm RUaDSarah!)

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  16. I tweeted! https://twitter.com/#!/RUaDSarah/status/204577740316360705

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  17. my favorite thing at jigsaw is

    http://www.jigsaw-london.com/accessories/womens-shoes/fold-over-suede-ankle-boot

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  18. my favorite thing at oh nostalgia designs is

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/99292983/flower-earrings-small-stud-bright-colors

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  19. my favorite thing at grrfeisty is


    http://www.etsy.com/listing/72704757/professor-fancy-fox-gold-mirror-back

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  20. My favorite thing about this time of year would have to be sleeping outside under the stars. I live in the desert so it gets very hot. I love pull out my futon, play some music and fall asleep as the stars twinkle above.
    [email protected]

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  21. my favorite thing at Ciera Design is

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/58883189/scrapbook-sketchbook-art-journal-kit

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  22. I live on the west coast of Canada and it's rainy like ten months of the year, so I love when suddenly there's THE SUN, in the sky! It completely burns away any dreary feelings.

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  23. I follow you of course!!

    And I love love the summer freedom!! :)

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  24. I follow B+B on bloglovin! :)

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  25. my favorite thing at blisoma is

    http://iriestar.com/travel_skincare_set_normal_sensitive_combination_skin.html

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  26. I love love Lolita Rose's " Leilani. Wooden folk earrings" in blue!! (:

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  27. I am following you on twitter, I'm @novaisawesome! :)

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  28. I adore adore Jigsaw London's "KNITTED BEANIE HAT"!! its so cute!!

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  29. my favorite thing at roots and feathers is

    http://www.etsy.com/listing/77473234/alaura-a-boho-patchwork-jute-belt

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  30. Oh Nostaligia's "Sea Monster Necklace" is my dreaaamm!!!!

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  31. GrrFiesty's "Snap a Photo Camera Headband"!! is lovely. <3

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  32. my favorite item from Ciera Designs' is their "Chevron Thank You Round Sticker Designs"!!

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  33. I'd love to try Blissoma's "Stress Relief Serum" sometime!! that's my favorite from them!!

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  34. my favorite item from Roots & Feathers' is their "bellarosa. a long feminine peach and brown feather necklace."

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  35. I follow Sincerely, Kinsey!!

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  36. I follow Little Nostalgia!!

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  37. I follow Bubby & Bean on Bloglovin!!! :)

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  38. I dont know if this counts.. but I posted about it on my blog!! (:

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  39. I love the beautiful sunsets in this time of the year - also the sunny weather :)

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  40. My favorite item from Roots and Feathers is the boho doily vest. So cute
    [email protected]

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  41. Also followed littletreevintage through GFC :)

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  42. Followed violetbellasworld through GFC :)

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  43. Followed littlenostalgia through GFC :)

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  44. Melissa, you're going to bankrupt me by posting all these beautiful works of art that I WANT so bad :) I am already in love with Roots and Feathers and Jigsaw London....now to check out these other glorious boutiques! By the way, I follow you on facebook, pinterest, and bloglovin'...and once I figure out what my username/password is on twitter I'll follow you there too! Oh my god...I sound like a groupie! haha

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  45. I follow you and my favorite thing is soaking up the sunshine :)

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  46. I follow you on bloglovin!

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  47. I follow you on pinterest!

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  48. I follow Bubby and Bean on FB.
    [email protected]

    also to add another favorite thing about this time of year. Outdoor concerts in the park, and my summertime drinking playlist :)

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  49. I like bubby & bean on facebook!

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  50. favorite thing of this time of the year would be to see the trees getting green and creating such beautiful leaves. In combination with the little birdies building their nests and singing their songs everyday- all day long! It makes me wanna dance...
    You've got a new follower in me now,

    Love & Peace, Betty ♥

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  51. My favorite thing about this time of year is the Spring storms. I love them.

    kjmillionie(at)gmail(dot)com

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  52. My favorite item is from "Irie Star: From the Bathtub":
    Smooth - A+ Moisture Serum
    (http://www.iriestar.com/smooth_a_moisture_serum.html)

    kjmillionie(at)gmail(dot)com

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  53. I like Bubby & Bean on Facebook.
    (As Keya millionie)

    kjmillionie(at)gmail(dot)com

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  54. my favorite thing about this time of year is eating outside, well anything outside for that matter after the cold and harsh canadian winter !

    a dot pretty dot nest at gmail dot com

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  55. Following on twitter (@aprettynest)

    a dot pretty dot nest at gmail dot com

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  56. I'm following Sincerly Kinsey on GFC

    a dot pretty dot nest at gmail dot com

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  57. I was already following on pinterest

    a dot pretty dot nest at gmail dot com

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  58. In this period I love walk, and walk and walk! :)
    [email protected]

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  59. And I tweeted
    https://twitter.com/#!/aprettynest/status/204599890020540416

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  60. I follow you on twitter: @samanthatedesco

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  61. I follow you on pinterest: sammina

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  62. I follow you on FB: Samantha Tedesco

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  63. Roots & Feathers - how do I pick a favorite?? Here are some of the things I love - of course the Baswell necklace, Mira earrings, Nicollete earrings, and the Augusta earrings.

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  64. Blissoma - I remember Irie Star...wasn't she on the Stitchin' Bitches list? Anyway, I love the spray lotion, Amend.

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  65. Here's another one! I love the Pleat Jersey dress from Jigsaw London.

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  66. Lolita Rose - love the prairie necklace :)

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  67. My favorite things about this time of year is getting into my gardens! I wait all winter long to see those gorgeous green sprouts poke out of the ground. I LOVE to dig in the dirt and smell the earth...makes me feel calm and connected to nature.

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  68. Favorite thing about this time of year, well there's a bunch! Field trips and adventures, strawberry picking, mornings and evenings in my garden, bike rides, and picnics.... so many more too! :)

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  69. I like you on Facebook - Julie Longyear / Blissoma

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  70. I follow you on Twitter @Blissomagirl

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  71. From Lolita Rose I like the Leilani. Wooden folk earrings, bright turquoise filigree wood drops
    and from Roots and Feathers I like the aspen. a beaded brass arrow necklace in black and white. Pretty!

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  72. I follow you on Bloglovin'. <3 <3

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  73. i love the warm weather, riding my bike to the farmers markets and drinking a hefeweizen beer on a warm patio. Summer is the best. (and I follow you on bloglovin)

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  74. I love margaritas on the rocks

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  75. Love this: http://www.etsy.com/listing/100238002/khiera-a-colorful-tribal-arrow-necklace from Roots and feathers

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  76. My favorite thing about this time of year is getting a break from the rain in Seattle!

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  77. Love http://www.etsy.com/listing/99558437/kolbie-filigree-brass-necklace

    from Lolita rose!

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  78. Love the multi-way dress from Jigsaw london!

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  79. Love the sea monster necklasce from Oh, Nostalgia!

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  80. The custom love your state buttons from Grrfiesty!

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  81. Lost at sea necklace from Little Tree!

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  82. I love this time of the year as it is always shorts,tank tops and flipflops in Florida.

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  83. Customized facebook page from Ciera Design!

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  84. Soy Candles from Blisoma!

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  85. Subscribed to Little Tree Vintage!

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  86. My favorite thing about this time of year is basking in the sunshine with friends and family.

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  87. Following Sincerely Kinsey!

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  88. Following little nostolgia!

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  89. Following jigsaw london!

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  90. I love the Leilani earrings from Lolita Rose

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  91. I love the St Tropez Maxi Dress from Jigsaw

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  92. I love the Sea Monster necklace from Oh , Nostalgia

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  93. Grrfeisty- fancy fox keychain

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  94. Little Tree- lost at sea necklace

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  95. ciera design- chevron thank you round sticker

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  96. Roots & Feathers- moondaughter necklace

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  97. This time of the year I love the sun on my face

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  98. My favorite thing about this time of year is the BEACH!!!

    lettiberaw(at)gmail(dot)com

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  99. I am following you using GFC

    My birthday falls at this time of the year, which is definitely what I am most looking forward to.

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  100. I follow via GFC as Wasabi and my favorite thing about this time of year is that i can go to the pool

    iluvpolkapie at gmail dot com

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  101. I love the Pigwidgeon. Owl charm necklace, pink and gold owl necklace, antique brass necklace at Lolita Rose

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  102. I love the Stripe Knit Dress from Jigsaw.


    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  103. I love the Silver Skeleton Key Necklace - crystal, pearl, vintage inspired, pastel, light from Oh Nostalgia Designs


    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  104. I love that we can keep the windows open all the time!

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  105. I love the Mustachasaurus KeyChain from Grr Fiesty.


    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  106. I love the Falling in Florals Dress from Little Tree Vintage

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  107. I love the Scrapbook, Sketchbook Art Journal Kit - Vacation Themed from Ciera Design

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  108. I love the Energize Soy Candle from Irie Star.

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  109. I love the aspen. a beaded brass arrow necklace in black and white. from Roots and Feathers.

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  110. I am following on Twiter
    username - serenap95

    serenap95(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  111. My favorite thing about this time of year is making strawberry shortcake. Fresh strawberries, warm shortcake and a little cream drizzled on top...a delectable dessert to end any summer day : )

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  112. So many favorites this time of year, but I have to say one of my all time favorites is walking barefoot in the grass. Reminds me of when I was a kid and would go shoeless the whole summer. Yay for fresh air and green grass!

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  113. I love the Leilani. Wooden folk earring

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  114. I'm the follower of Sincerely

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  115. My fave thing about this time of year... the patchwork fields of yellow oil seed :)

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  116. I'm following on pinterest (as twobecomefour)

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  117. I'm following on twitter (as twobecomefour)

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  118. i'm following on instagram (as twobecomefour)

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  119. i'm following on facebook (as rebecca mcluckie)

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  120. i've tweeted the giveaway here: https://twitter.com/#!/twobecomefour/status/204680667102068737

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  121. My favorite thing about this time of year is eating dinner outside in the evenings.

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  122. My favourite part of this time of year is being able to swim finally! I've been in the pool the last couple days, and I'm loving it!
    My email address is nicole at knitnicoleknit dot com
    -Nicole
    Knit, Nicole, Knit!

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  123. this time of year, I love the outdoor seating at some of my favorite restaurants downtown! oh, and people/pet watching :)

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  124. the tano petit larceny handbag from jigsaw is divine!!

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  125. subscribe to sincerely, kinsey!

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  126. following you on bloglovin'!

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  127. following you on pinterest!

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  128. following you on twitter!

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  129. I'm following via GFC! My favorite thing about this time of year is the amazing colors! Every time I step outside it's so pretty!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  130. I LOVE the wooden folk earrings from Lolita Rose! They're so pretty!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  131. following you on instagram!

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  132. I'm following Grrfeisty on Bloglovin!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  133. I'm following you on bloglovin too!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  134. I'm also following your Pinterest!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  135. I'm following on twitter as @peaceluvbooks

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  136. Following on Instagram!

    peacelovebooks5 [at] aol [dot] com

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  137. I love that restaurants have all of their outdoor seating out!

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  138. Home Grown Tomatoes!!!! Are the best thing about this time of the year!!

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  139. I like the Marie. Brass floral locket necklace, blue flower, antiqued gold locket necklace. from Lolita Rose shop

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  140. I love the Campomaggi Leather Tote Bag with Tattoo Print from Jigsaw London

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  141. I like the kyali. a pair of green wooden leaf earrings from roots & feathers

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  142. Following you on twitter as magspie0

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  143. I dig the Facebook Page Timeline Cover - Photo Circles and textured background Ciera design

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  144. I love summer time! A break from school and a chance to sit back, unwind, and hit the beach!

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  145. I love that everyone is out and about , I live in the city , and its so alive in the summer :) belensmama at gmail dot com

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  146. Lovethe camera headband from grrrr feisty belensmama at gmail dot com

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  147. love the rose pouch from Lolitarose belensmama at gmail dot com

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  148. love the stripe knit dress from Jigsaw , belensmama atgmail dot com

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  149. Bouquet flower bobby pin from Oh Nostalgia ,belensmama at gmail dot com

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  150. love the lost at sea necklace from little tree belensmama at gmail dot com

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  151. lov e the little Chevron stickers at Ciera design, belensmama at gmail dot com

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  152. would love to try the smooth sensitive cleansing bar at Blissoma! belensmama at gmail dot com

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  153. Love this necklace , http://www.etsy.com/listing/91711985/mandarin-an-orange-and-rust-vintage belensmama at gmail dot com

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  154. I love watching baseball and being outside...barefoot! :)

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  155. I like Bubby & Bean on FB!

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  156. I follow on twitter! (@nadineburkhart)

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  157. FOllow on Pinterest. LOVE!

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  158. I love the silver skeleton key necklace from OhNostalgiaDesigns.

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  159. My favorite thing about this year is going out for ice cream cones!

    dhsauers(at)gmail.com
    GFC: Danielle/See Shop Love!

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  160. My favorite item from Lolita Rose is the Mia Feather Filigree Necklace

    dhsauers(at)gmail.com
    GFC: Danielle/See Shop Love!

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  161. My favorite item from Jigsaw London is the Provence Embellishment Tunic

    dhsauers(at)gmail.com
    GFC: Danielle/See Shop Love!

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  162. My favorite item from Oh, Nostalgia! is the Estate Style Blue Rhinestone Earrings

    dhsauers(at)gmail.com
    GFC: Danielle/See Shop Love!

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