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Well, hello, everyone!
Here I am sheepishly writing this blog post since I *know* should have gone up on Wednesday at the latest - my apologies! Can I use the heat as an excuse?

...and now since my random dorkiness is really not why you are dropping by,
the giveaway winners are...
... drumroll please...
Meghan G.  winner of Rosemary Cottage by Colleen Coble
Merry Z. winner of Smart Cookies (Hallmark DVD)
CONGRATS, winners!

Both of you should have emails in your inbox requesting either a U.S. or Canadian address where you'd like your prizes sent. I've asked that you respond to that by the 24th of July and also that in consideration for all of the participants that if for any reason you own a print copy of the book (having bought a print copy of the book or the DVD for any reason), you let me know.

Thanks to you ALL for your participation - whether you retweeted the giveaway, or entered yourself, I appreciate you joining in the party over here. I have some ideas of which books will be up for giveaway later this fall so be on the look out for those - plus I have a great giveaway that will be part of a publisher book tour come September. But shhh, it's a surprise! ♥

Who else is glad it's Friday?
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  1. I am glad it's friday! Congrats, winners. And now, you've got me curious about those giveaways, Rissi! Happy weekend.

    1. Me, too, Ganise! Love Fridays. :)

      Knowing that so many of my readers are avid bookish sorts, I am almost to the point where hosting giveaways no longer works because we all get the same books. Nonetheless, it's fun because there is always someone who enjoys winning a new book. :)

      Happy weekend.

  2. Congratulations to the winners! :)

    And I am SO glad it's Friday! VBS was a great experience, overall, and the kids were so sweet to get to know. :) But after going at it all week (and catching a bit of a cold - a side effect of this sort of thing, I guess!), I'm beyond ready for it to be Friday afternoon, LOL!

    Hope you have a great weekend, my friend!


    1. I'll bet, Amber - no matter how well we enjoy something or how much of a rewarding experience it may be, everyone reaches a breaking point. Sometimes we are just ready for something to be done. I shouldn't be telling you this - no one deserves a break more, girl! After all that time and work you put into Bleeding Heart - wow!

      Enjoy your Friday, stay well and have a terrific weekend. :)

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    1. Exactly, Juju - excited for Meghan and Mary. :)

  4. You can always use the heat as an excuse!

    1. That's what I thought! Seems perfectly legit. ;)


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