i should be mopping the floor: Mop It Up Monday #45 {and a Give Away}

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Mop It Up Monday #45 {and a Give Away}

Thanks so much for stopping by. My husband and I are out of town celebrating our 10th anniversary, so the party's up early.

Today we have a wonderful give away...it would make a fabulous holiday present! A friend of mine's mother has written a wonderful new book, The Girl in the Translucent Dress. We would love for you to join us in liking her Facebook page.

The give away is for "leisure"....coffee at Starbucks {a $25 gift card} and a signed copy of the book!

This is an easy give away...enter using Rafflecopter below:

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Hope you've all had a wonderful weekend. So happy you're here to party with me!

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{Here are the TOP TEN
most viewed links from last week's party}:
If you'd like to see my personal favorites from last week's party, click here.
Click on a link below to visit an above feature:
1. {Christmas Pallet Art} from Art is Beauty
2. {O Christmas Tree, Not O Holiday Tree} from Simply Vintageous
3. {Donuts from Canned Biscuits} from Call Me PMc
4. {Jingle Bell Tree} from So I Saw This Tutorial
5. {A Hard Gift to Give} from True Aim Education

Click on a link below to visit an above feature:
6. {Very Merry Munch} from Piggy in Polka Dots
7. {Toile Inspiration} from Lee Caroline
8. {Christmas Sticker Jewelry Set Tutorial} from Jewelry Making Journal
9. {DIY Snowglobes} from Amanda Jane Brown
10. {Everlasting Cranberry Wreath} from Me & My DIY
What have YOU been up to? It's time to get this week's links up and at 'em! 
Would love for you to link up your favorite project, recipe, tip or whatever. The more the merrier: link up as many posts as you like. Let's MOP UP SOME FUN!

Rules for the Par-Tay: 
1. Link Back (button up or link in your own way!)
2. Visit Other's Links and leave some comment love.
3. Join us on Facebook (not mandatory, but we feature lots of your projects on Sunday evenings & Mondays):

Thanks so much for stopping by! Be sure to come back on Tuesday to check out my personal top ten favorites from today's party.

{Not sure what a linky party is? It's a virtual party for bloggers to share their creativity with others out there. If you have any questions about what/how/why we linky, let me know and I'll do my best to give you a good answer.}

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  1. Happy 10th Anniversary, Kristi!

    Thanks for hosting the party! Hope you're having a wonderful anniversary weekend getaway! Cheers!

  2. Thanks for hosting! Hope you have a great week!

  3. Happy anniversary to you and your husband Kristi :)

  4. Happy Anniversary, Kristi! Hope you are having a wonderful time! :0)

  5. Hello, Kristi - Awesome giveaway! Thank you for hosting this fun party! -Marci @ Stone Cottage Adventures

  6. Kristi, Happy #10! Hope you and your husband had a marvelous time celebrating. Great party and fun giveaway.


  7. Happy Anniversary Kristi! Glad you guys had a chance to celebrate :) Thanks so much for hosting!

  8. Happy Anniversary Kristi!! HAve a great weekend!!

  9. Thank you for the party, Kristi, and congratulations on a decade.
    <3 Christina

  10. Thank you so much for hosting! Happy Anniversary!!!

  11. Hi Kristi, what a great milestone and I hope you have a wonderful anniversary. Thanks for taking time to get the party together with all you have going on!

  12. Happy Wedding Anniversary I hope you enjoy your time together :)

  13. Happy Anniversary! Ten years, that's awesome!!! Hope you are having a fabulous time away. Thanks for hosting :)

  14. Thank you so much for hosting! Have a great week!


  15. Thanks for hosting and Happy Anniversary!

  16. Thanks for hosting. I am working on something like your pallet heart right now. Thanks for the guidance. Have a great week.

  17. Happy Anniversary!!
    Thank you so much for hosting!

  18. Kristi,
    Happy Anniversary! Hope you are having a wonderful trip. Thanks so much for hosting a fun party. Have a great week :)

  19. Happy Anniversary my friend! Enjoy your day with each other!! Thanks so much for hosting : )

    Love Always,

  20. Kristi, I hope you had a great weekend celebrating, happy anniversary! Your giveaway is great - two of my favorite things, books and coffee!

  21. Happy Anniversary and thanks so much for hosting, have a great week!

  22. Thanks so much for hosting and Happy Anniversary! Congratulations!

  23. This week I have shared my cold and flu busting coconut and orange smoothie. You'll find this gorgeous drink will help you recover in no time.
    Thank you for hosting

  24. Hi Kristi, Happy 10th Anniversary! I hope you get to celebrate many, many more. Thank you for featuring my everlasting cranberry wreath. It's truly an honor. And thanks for hosting another fabulous party. Have a great week!

  25. Thanks for hosting Kristi! Happy Anniversary! Hope you celebrate in a big way! Have a great week!

  26. Happy Anniversary and thanks for hosting another great party! :)

  27. Thanks for another great Monday :o) Hope you have a nice week!!

  28. Happy Anniversary & thank you for hosting :) Your party is one of my favs every week :)

  29. Thank you so much for hosting! I am so excited to be featured here today!! Have an awesome week and thank you so much again!



  30. Thanks for hosting! Enjoy your anniversary time!

  31. Thanks so much for hosting! Happy Anniversary!

  32. thanks for hosting, have a great week