Monday, May 2, 2016

It's time for a blog give-away!

There's a lot to celebrate this month. National Scrapbooking Month, of course, Mother's Day and Memorial Day are familiar to most people. Some holidays are lesser know like May Day and the tradition of giving May Day baskets or flowers.

Here's a few other's you might not be familiar with (from

May 1 - May Day
May 2 - National Truffle Day (I hope it's the chocolate kind!)
May 3 - National Teacher Day
May 4 - Intergalactic Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you!)
May 5 - Ascension Day
May 6 - National Nurses Day
May 8 - Mother's Day
May 9 -Hurray for Buttons Day
May 10 - National Small Business Day
May 11 - Hostess Cupcake Day
May 12 - National Nutty Fudge Day
May 13 - National Apple Pie Day
May 14 - National Miniature Golf Day
May 15 - Pentecost
May 16 - World Baking Day
May 17 - National Cherry Cobbler  Day
May 18 - Accounting Day
May 19 - National Devil's Food Cake Day
May 20 - Pick Strawberries Day
May 21 - National Learn to Swim Day
May 22 - National Vanilla Pudding Day
May 23 - World Turtle Day
May 24 - Brother's Day
May 25 - National Tap Dance Day
May 26 - National Cherry Dessert Day
May 27 - Cellophane Tape Day
May 28 - International Hamburger Day
May 29 - Indianapolis 500
May 30 - Memorial Day
May 31 - National Macaroon Day

There are several opportunities here for photo ops, layouts, cards and some great ideas for goodies at our next crop! There's one more reason to celebrate this month and that's my birthday! I thought it was so apropos that May's Stamp of the Month included the "Happy Birthday" sentiment that I'm giving YOU the gift. I'm giving away a Celebrate With Cake stamp set.

There are many ways to enter:

  • Comment on this post "Enter Me"
  • Follow my blog (either you already are following or you are a new follower, all are welcome), then comment "Blog Follower"
  • Attend this month's crop, then comment "Attended Crop"
  • Attend this month's $5 Friday, then comment "$5 Friday"
  • Like my business Facebook page, then comment "Liked" (current or new)
  • Follow me on Pinterest, then comment "Pinterest Follower" (current or new follower)
  • Place an order (April 29-May 31), then comment "Ordered"
  • And don't forget to share! Tweet, post, etc. then comment "Shared" (one share entry per person)
You must comment to THIS POST for each entry because I'll be using the comment list and a random number generator to choose the winner in June. If you're the winner, don't forget to Celebrate With Cake!