6.19.2010

10. b-day giveaway {joy's hope}


You read Joy's Hope. right?
If you don't - then you definitely need to start! ha!



Julie (the blogger, crafter-extraordinaire, color-lover, and inspiring mommy behind Joy's Hope) is currently taking a little break from her online shop in order to enjoy the summer playin' with her girls...

But! She is amazing - because she's got a prize for one of you!
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This headband.
pretty, messy flower.
turquoise & red.
a little feather action.
Worn by her cutie-pie daughter, Lulu
And photographed by the amazing DrewB.
what could be better??

you want this.

just do this...

Mandatory: Visit Joy's Hope. Read. Laugh. Cry. -- then comment with something you just love about Julie, her blog, or anything "Joy's Hope"-related.
{Extras} +1: follow this blog ::: +1 follow the Joy's Hope blog


Open through June 26th
...open to US residents.
*make sure I can find a way to email you if you win*
*see my faq page for rules/regulations*

158 comments:

  1. I adore her Happy Sunday posts!

    blairbear111@gmail.com

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  2. I follow your blog via Google Reader!
    blairbear111@gmail.com

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  3. I follow Joy's Hope!

    blairbear111@gmail.com

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  4. I love Joy's Hope blog! Julie is the sweetest! I would love to win one of her headbands for my little girl!thanks so much!

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  5. I'm a follower of Joy's Hope blog too! :-)

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  6. I loved the post about the recipe for salty carmel cupcakes..yum!
    soonermom76(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  7. Follow you
    soonermom76(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  8. I've been a Joy's Hope blog follower for some time! She's funny & oh so creative!!

    Denise

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  9. I love all her post but most recently her grilling like a villain which lead to her guest post is my favorite and actually up in my tabs right now waiting to be made :)

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  10. I follow Julie's blog as well :)

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  11. The ipad post cracked me up!!!
    horns2halo55{at}yahoo{dot}com

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  12. OMG....trying the apron tutorial
    loriann95(at)comcast(dot)net

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  13. Love her happy sunday posts.

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  14. I still love her redo of the house- and how the dishes broke, and how she re-pieced the cherry bowl she painted :)

    candy at fiber dot net

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  15. I follow Joy's Hope too :)

    candy at fiber dot net

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  16. LOVE Julie's blog - Joy's story is so touching.

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  17. I like her Running Rockstar post. Makes me want to get into shape! Haha!

    hrfarley at gmail dot com

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  18. i love the why my baby wants an ipad!! such a funny pic
    brittanyneil5@hotmail.com

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  19. follow you
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  20. I love the Happy Sunday posts.
    alice.lapray (at) gmail (dot) com

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  21. I follow your blog.
    alice.lapray (at) gmail (dot) com

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  22. I love that she's funny and a scrapbooker and a Christian and a techie & a dedicated mama.

    And I love the headband.
    Dear Julie--please make one for my adult-sized head!

    : )

    xoxo,
    Becca
    pamperedwife@cox.net

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  23. This was my first time visiting Julie's blog and I'm totally bawling now after reading Joy's story. What amazing strength, faith, and hope!

    sony_9789(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  24. I have always loved Joy's Hope! From her Sunday posts, adorable little girls and the chalkboard wall that she did the tutorial on a while back ago! She is amazing!

    paigeleana@yahoo.com

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  25. I follow Joy's Hope!

    paigeleana@yahoo.com

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  26. I admire their strength in sharing Joy's story

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  27. I ADORE Julie period. Enough said.

    amyholgersen@hotmail.com

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  28. I follow your blog

    amyholgersen@hotmail.com

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  29. Julie's blog was one of the first I ever stated following. And we formed a "small" friendship, I *HEART* her.

    amyholgersen@hotmail.com

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  30. I love Julie's blog - and everything about her actually :-) she's an amazing person, inside and out, and totally so so talented! I love her Sunday posts - so inspiring!

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  31. And I follow your blog!

    Becca1612 at hotmail dot com

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  32. I love the pics of her baby! Cute!

    deserae (at) gmail (dot) com

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  33. I follow your blog!

    deserae (at) gmail (dot) com

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  34. I love love love that photo of her little one that won an ipod!! To find out that that poor little thing was just crying because someone was eating a saltine in front of her just broke my heart - I wanted to yell - get this baby a cracker!! LOL

    mellisarock at yahoo dot com

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  35. follower

    mellisarock at yahoo dot com

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  36. following joy's hope now too!

    mellisarock at yahoo dot com

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  37. I love her sense of humor!
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  38. I follow your blog
    tricityty@hotmail.com

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  39. I now follow joy's hope blog
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  40. Julie is so strong... when I see what she has been through, it makes me appreciate my healthy kiddos even more!

    Abbyjoy@gmail.com

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  41. I follow your blog!

    Abbyjoy@gmail.com

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  42. I have followed Julie's blog for a long time now!

    Abbyjoy@gmail.com

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  43. I adore everything about Julie. Seriously.

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  44. I am a blog follower!
    smiles,
    gina
    http://hiyaluv.blogspot.com
    regina_dixon763 {at} yahoo {dot} com

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  45. i am a follower of Joy's blog!
    smiles,
    gina
    regina_dixon763 {at} yahoo {dot} com

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  46. wow! such a touching and amazing blog. i love this blog and will visit often for words of scripture, hope, patience, kindness, and perseverance. I have found a new all time favorite.
    smiles,
    gina
    regina_dixon763 {at} yahoo {dot} com
    http://hiyaluv.blogspot.com

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  47. OMG her yoyo necklace post is so cute! Plus her Baby Needs an iPad photo is hilarious.

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  48. I follow your blog via Google Friend Connect.
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  49. I love that she won the iPad! I saw her baby's picture for the contest. LOVE her pics.

    shanna.u@gmail.com

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  50. I follow Joy's Hope.

    shanna.u@gmail.com

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  51. I love how creative she is! Inspiring.
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  52. I follow you!
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  53. I follow Joy's Hope
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  54. a baby with an ipad...i'm so jealous
    deannalw47 @ hotmail.com
    xoxoxo

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  55. follow your blog
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    xoxoxo

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  56. follow joy's hope blog
    deannalw47 @ hotmail.com
    xoxoxo

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  57. I love her creativity! I wish I had some :)

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  58. Oh my goodness, the picture of the girls in the tutus. Goodness gracious that's cute!

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  59. I love the giveaways on her blog too!
    annemolino at hotmail dot com

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  60. Check out the recipe for Lazy Cookies, I'm trying them tonight, they sound so good. Thank you Joy, love the blog, I liked how she thanked God for all....as we all should do.

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  61. I follow your blog

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  62. I follow Joy Hope's blog

    Donna
    dwarrington1@gmail.com

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  63. I adore everything Julie writes - but I loved her post about letting her girls share a room. So sweet.

    mormishmom at gmail dot com

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  64. I follower Julie's blog.

    mormishmom at gmail dot com

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  65. I follower your blog.

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  66. I love her authenticity and she's super creative!!
    nicole.qui@gmail.com
    Nic

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  67. I love everything about Julie's blog. She inspires me to be crafty. But more importantly she inspires me to be in the present everyday. Just be with my kids. This blog makes me happy!
    emilyturner78@gmail.com

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  68. I'm a follower of Julie's blog :)

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  69. I love that Julie so unashamedly speaks of her love of her personal Lord and Saviour

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  70. I love Julie's love for color!

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  71. I love julies "bald baby" posts...and all her crafty ideas !

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  72. I adore how Julie gives a new twist to anything she touches (even the ruffle jeans). She is a true inspiration as a Mom.

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  73. I love her sense of humor...and all the turquoise that graces her blog!


    Dani

    danibrooke42 {at} gmail {dot} com

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  74. I love Joy's blog...and I really love her fabric choices! :)

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  75. I love how Julie's gentle spirit and sense of humor come across with such ease in her posts! She is also very talented!

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  76. I LOVE that Julie gives glory to God on her blog! She has an AMAZING story!!! I just know that sooooo many people are being encouraged through her!!!

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  77. i love the way julie writes in her blog... short... to the point...funny!!! I also find her addiction to winning free chicken hilarious!!!

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  78. i love joy's bible verses and her clever writing style!

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  79. I lover her honesty, her quirkiness and her craftiness :o) She is a daily must read for me :o)

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  80. I am a follower of Joy's Hope!

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  81. I am a follower.Her blog is one of my favorites! She's one crafty mama

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  82. Julie! You are such an inspiration to me! I love your blog and I visit your blog daily. I look forward to reading your blog everyday! Keep it up =D

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  83. I love Julie! Everythign about her and I love that she emails me when I have a question or comment. She is super cool, smart, compassionate and inspiring! I so love her headbands .. bought them for my daughter and occasionally wear them myself!

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  84. I found Julie's blog through Drew B's blog and have followed it since! I love her creativity and positive outlook. Her Sunday posts are alwys encouraging to me and as a mom I enjoy reading about her adventures inmotherhood! Will follow your blog now too :o)

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  85. Forgot to include me email, kendrawatson@verizon.net

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  86. I can't remember exactly how I came across Julie's blog, but I love it! From her amazing crafts to her witty writings - I look forward to reading her new posts. But oh those headbands!!! I have wanted to get my hands on one for months now. Life wouldn't be complete without following Joy's Hope!

    kim(at)chekan(dot)com

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  87. I love her adorable kids! She has all girls and I can relate because I have 4 of my own.

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  88. Love Joy's Hope...it is one of those blogs I check weekly...ok daily! haha! I love her use of color, her Happy Sunday posts, and all the creativity juice she gives me!!!!


    LaKeta

    1luckeegirl@blogspot.com

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  89. Following "Etsy It Up" now too!!! Thanks for the giveaway chance:)

    LaKeta

    1luckeegirl.blogspot.com

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  90. I love Julie and her Salted Caramel Cupcake recipe..

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  91. I love her Happy Sunday inspirations.

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  92. follow your blog

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  93. i follow you!
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  94. i follow joy's hope!
    krisrobb@gmail.com

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  95. i left julie a comment!
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  96. I love her sense of humor and friendliness ^^.
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  97. I follow your blog. +1
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  98. I'm getting ready to make her salted caramel cupcakes for a girls only night!!!!!!! Luv her!

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  99. I have followed the blog for awhile now. I just love all the crafty things she is able to do. I have tried many of the designs that she has done but they don't look quite as good :)
    dbell@hcmhcares.org

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  100. Two things i love the theme design with the starfish, etc. and i love that it is somewhat spiritual:)

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  101. Thanks for introducing me to the blog. She is so real and authentic...I love that she says she's a bit shy and awkward.

    Thanks for the chance to win!

    Lisa
    hianded@earthlink.net

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  102. I follow your blog!

    Thanks~
    Lisa
    hianded@earthlink.net

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  103. I now follow the Joy's Hope blog!

    Thanks~
    Lisa
    hianded@earthlink.net

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  104. oh i love the recipes..and happy sunday posts...cute cute blog!

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  105. I try to read her blog AT LEAST once a week....love all her crafty ideas, recipes, cute little girls, etc. Thanks for the opportunity!

    ~Stacey
    csfish@roadrunner.com

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  106. I'm following both blogs, and I love how much color she uses in decorating. Gives me great ideas, some day I will be brave and use them in my home!!

    cortni.bagby@yahoo.com
    http://bagbybunch.blogspot.com

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  107. The Happy Sunday posts are so sweet!
    -Angel

    dreamproducts1975(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  108. she seems super crafty..i like her picture frame turned chalk board craft
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  109. LOVE THE BLOGS... I absolutely love the salted caramel cupcake jars! I am totally using this!

    The Balch Bunch
    www.balchbunch.blogspot.com

    My little nugget would look so cute in this headband!

    Kelsey
    kelseybalch@gmail.com

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  110. p.s. just became a follower of Joys Hope Blog

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  111. I just recently started following Julie's blog!

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  112. I love Julie's writing style. I feel like I can feel her emotion!

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  113. I forgot to put my email in the above comments!
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  114. I love that see loves flip flops too jk{dot}gorcery{at}gmail{dot}com

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  115. I follow your blog jk{dot}gorcery{at}gmail{dot}com

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  116. i have been following her blog and story for some time now. its very grounding. i can easily lose my cool but to see someone who is so strong is really great.
    i also follow you!
    rwvanvoorhis at gmail dot com

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  117. Love love the palm necklace! What a sweet blog!

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  118. I love reading your site, looking at your beautiful creations and your inspirational comments!

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  119. I love the bow in this girl's hair. It would look fabulous on my girl.

    ella@lifeologia.com

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  120. her ipad scheme is despicable! What an awful woman!

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