Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Gratitude Giveaways


What a better way to snuggle under the covers during this cold weather than to read your own free copy of..

This book is two heartwarming tales of two couples (past and present) finding romance under the mistletoe. Both authors are very accomplished writers and have many credits to their names!

Contest begins today, Wednesday the 17th and will continue until Sunday the 28th.

Mandatory Entry

Because this is a follower contest you must be a follower to enter. If you would like to include a favorite childhood holiday story, please do so! Make sure you add your email address in the comment box along with your name and story. If I can't reach can't win!

One extra entry is available if you tweet, blog or post to facebook this contest! In the comments, please leave me the site (tweet) that you posted.

US only please

The following linky list is all of the other over 180 participants in this giveaway! Plenty of reading material for the upcoming holidays! Thank you so much to I am a Reader, Not a Writer for getting this all together.


  1. Hello I am a new follower love your blog. I can't think of a good christmas story since it will be this year our little one is going to have his first x-mas this year.

    Thanks for doing the contest.
    The World of Book Reviews

  2. Great contest and I'm a new follower :)

    Thanks for the chance!!

    wendyhines at hotmail dot com

  3. I am a follower. I remember when I was little..going to bed, and then hearing Christmas music. Getting up and there would be Christmas Tree [that wasn't there before] and presents!


  4. I Tweeted



  5. I am a follower.

    My favorite christmas memory was laying under the tree and looking up at the lights.

    megankyser at gmail dot com

  6. Please include me in the giveaway. I'm a new GFC follower!

  7. Oops! Can I add my email address? reneeasmith61 [at] yahoo [dot] com . . . As I said, I'm a follower!

  8. I am a GFC follower:) No need to enter me in this giveaway as I already own a copy of this book but wanted to congratulate you on your first giveaway! Congrats!!

  9. Under the Mistletoe sounds like an amazing book :) Thanks so much for the giveaway!

    Am a GFC follower!


  10. I would love this book! I am a GFC follower (Colleen Turner). One of my favorite holiday memories is when my dad pretended to be Santa and called me on the phone. I was so happy to get to talk to the big man himself I didn't notice he sounded like my dad!

  11. My favorite childhood holiday memories include sitting with my family to a yummy dinner and opening lots of presents!

    +1 GFC follower
    +1 blog post:

    +2 total
    jsididia at gmail dot com

  12. New follower. My brother and I would hide under the Christmas tree to try and catch Santa bringing the presents. never worked. We always fell asleep...LOL
    Thanks for the chance to win.

    BookNoise at gmail dot com

  13. I just became a GFC follower. Thanks for the chance.

    dianad8008 AT gmail DOT com

  14. I am a gfc follower. One of my favorite memories is going to our town's santa house.

  15. I'm a GFC follower (Michele)
    One of my favorite holiday memories is finding hoofprints in the yard one Christmas. I'm STILL not convinced they weren't reindeer prints!

    I tweeted

  16. I am a follower Thanks so much for the giveaway
    tanyainjville at yahoo dot com

  17. I'm a new follower! thanks!
    My favorite snowy memory is making snow angels!
    Love your giveaway!

  18. I am a new follower. My favorite memory is of the year that I didn't peak to see what Santa was bringing me. It was fun to be surprised.

    ke7yca at gmail dot com

  19. I am a new GFC follower. I blogged about the contest


  20. Please enter me into your giveaway i am a new follower-Lora1967

  21. Thanks for the great giveaway! I am a new GFC follower!

    Kelsey O.
    kopsahl48 AT gmail DOT com

  22. Please enter me in the giveaway.
    I am a new follower.
    I have some wonderful family holiday memories including the time I leaned over the candle and the perfume I'd sprayed on my sweater ignited and my brother in law had the wherewithal to slap a plate across my chest and put me out LMAO...

  23. I am a new follower and my email is hopedavis AT

    My Mom's family is primarily divided between KY and AL with most in KY so in AL we have these small and quaint holidays while in KY it is massive and chaotic and both have their wonderful charm and beatiful moments.

  24. New gfc follower. Our whole family used to all get together to celebrate Christmas.
    caliblue7 at gmail dot com

  25. new GFC follower---Barb

    Christmas Memory----when my family spent our Christmas at Walt Disney World in '06, it was cold and rainy, but we had a great time!!

    barbs562 at gmail dot com

  26. tweeted about your giveaway!!!!/winterbabe98/status/6366345553780736

    barbs562 at gmail dot com

    p.s. are you on Twitter, Jacque???

  27. The best Christmas ever was the first one when I was a newlywed and my hubby and I slept under the Christmas tree:)
    I am a follower.

  28. I am a new follower.

    My favorite holiday memory is Christmas 2000 - it was my year of change. It was my first Christmas married, in our new house, with our first pet and our 1st baby! Talk about amazing!

  29. great giveaway
    follow via gfc

  30. I am a GFC follower and the contest is linked on my blog.

    I loved and still love Easter. And no, not because of the candy. It was the only time I remember my dad going to church when I was a kid. Now he won't miss a Sunday. :)


  31. im a new follower

    fondest christmas memory iw as 6 and em and my brother snuck down and started openingour prsents at 2 am then my brotehr trie dto rewrap them we were soo busted

  32. I tweeted

  33. I am a follower of your blog and placed your giveaway on my Facebook
    Happy first giveaway! thanks for hosting ♥

  34. New gfc follower.

    On my blog:
    Win a Signed Copy of Afterlight by Elle Jasper
    International, ends 11/30

    aikychien at yahoo dot com

  35. Thanks so much for this giveaway! I'm a new GFC follower. My favorite holiday story was, I can't remember the name but it was about Thanksgiving and cranberries. I wish I could rememeber the name, something with cranberries.

  36. I am a new GFC follower. I remember getting a kitchen set for Christmas when I was a little girl - a miniature one with tiny boxes of cereal. It was the best present. Feel free to stop by my giveaway if you haven't already, #86.

    stacy at

  37. I'm a new gfc follower under Lucky47.
    Carol L.

  38. i am a gfc follower

  39. I am a new GFC follower. I cannot think of a great Christmas story from my own life. But I can tell you that my son was born on December 27. I went into labor Christmas evening after 11 pm. I always thought how kind it was of him to wait until after Christmas. :)

    Thanks for the chance.


  40. I tweeted.


  41. New GFC follower!
    Thanks !

  42. I'm a new GFC follower
    Thank you for the giveaway!
    mittens0831 at aol dot com

  43. To be really honest with you I don't have any good Christmas stories to retell. My dad died on Christmas morning when I was 8 and I frankly can't remember any before that. When I grew up though I did have good Christmas memories with my own kids.


    seriousreader at live dot com

  44. Hi Jacque, I'm a new GFC follower. I'd love to read this book, thanks for the opportunity.

    My favorite Christmas memories are the ones I make with my kids.

    Joy GLee G@aol. com

  45. Thanks so much! I'm a new GFC follower.

  46. Thanks for the giveaway. I'm a new follower
    check out my giveaway at

  47. Please enter me. I am a new follower.

    mce1011 AT aol DOT com

  48. katklaw777 at yahoo dot com
    Great giveaway, thanks.
    Following on gfc.
    I remember xmas eve at Grandmas house and eating shrimp and blintzes!

  49. I follow via GFC as jewelknits!

    One of my favorite holiday memories is going to bed on Christmas Eve right after my mom separated from her husband and we had just moved into a teeny tiny space ... we had no Christmas tree, no lights, no presents. When we woke up, however, (and I still have the picture Mom took of this), we came down to a LOT of presents, a tree, lights .. it was magical. The best part about it was our surprise. After I grew up, I found out that my mom really HAD nothing to give us for Christmas. Her husband was abusive, and she had been lucky to get out of the house, period. She left with little money, and a low-wage job and four kids. Her friends had come on Christmas Eve with the tree and presents and Christmas food ... all a surprise to her as well. She cried when she told me about it, so I can only imagination how she reacted that Christmas Eve.

    Julie @ Knitting and Sundries

  50. Great giveaway! I am a follower. One of my favorite Christmas memory is my now-husband I I leaving Midnight Church and having the snow falling as we left to go home. There was something so peaceful and beautiful anout the cold, dark, and snow-filled sky.

    nancyecdavi AT bellsouth DOT net