Wednesday, May 8

May 2013 Birthday Bash

There are many great things in my life that I am truly thankful of. One of those is having a wonderful family who always support me in whatever I do, give unconditional love despite my failures and show care every single day. I am also grateful for the gift of lovely friends who never fail to make me feel special. It's a liberating feeling to know that I find contentment in all the things and persons I have in my life.

Now that I'm celebrating my 22nd birthday, I would like to share my blessings by hosting a birthday bash. Readers can get a chance to win some special prizes by simply completing the entries on the Rafflecopter widget found at the end of this post. Btw, I will publish a birthday post on this site within the week.


What are the prizes up for grab?
  • CollageIt Pro Software - 2 Windows and 2 Mac (4 Winners - Open Worldwide)
  • Leggings Collection- 5 pairs (5 Winners - Open Worldwide)
  • Accessories Set (1 Winner - Open Worldwide)
  • Bath Essentials Set (1 Winner - Open for Philippine residents only)
  • 1 Set of Godiva Skin Care (1 Winner - Open for Philippine residents only)
  • 1 Pair of Wrap Around RX Sunglasses (1 Winner - Worldwide)


Special thanks to these sponsors: 
Romwe Highstreet Fashion for the Leggings Collection
Dual Shine for the Accessories set
Firmoo for the RX Sunglasses
All other prizes to be given away came from my own pocket.

The Giveaway



Make sure to enter your location in the Rafflecopter below. Some items are not available for shipment worldwide. The Coffee Chic's Birthday Bash will run from May 8-31, 2013. Winners will be randomly chosen. Good luck!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

If you have questions about the giveaway, feel free to send me a message at algene@iamthecoffeechic.com.

Disclosure: This giveaway is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Romwe and Dual Shine are responsible for the shipment of the prizes to the future winners. Algene of The Coffee Chic will send the other prizes to the future winners via Philippine courier.

158 comments:

  1. my family!!!!

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  2. I am truly thankful for my family and friends for all of the support they have given me over the years. I'm thankful that I am healthy and alive (there was a time when I was not expected to live)

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  3. everything is love!

    www.dawnvillahermosa.com

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  4. I am truly thankful for my salvation and mt kids.

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  5. With all the material things I've been getting one by one, I am most thankful for my own family: my hubby and 2 kids. They are my most precious gift in this lifetime.

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  6. Thankful for friends when you are having a rough time.

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  7. I'm thankful for a lot of things but i'm most thankful for people in my life of whom include my parents, my best friend and my boyfriend.

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  8. I forgot to answer the question...but I'm grateful for my family, friends, job, and everything else that I own and love.

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  9. Things that I am thankful for? For my parents who brought me to this world and yet gave me another chance to live and for my loving boyfriend who loves me for who I am ♥

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  10. i'm very thankful for having my loving kids,they make me live,laugh and love...

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  11. Always..for being awake each day.Grateful for my family and the love that sorrounds me.

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  12. Happy birthday Algene, may God bless you more with excellent health and lotsa happiness!

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  13. I am thankful for my family, my friends, and my work as writer which has given me much fulfillment. Happy Birthday!

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  14. looking forward to reading your birthday post! May you be blessed with everything you wish for and more but as it is I think you already have what you love most, your loving family and friends and when one has that most certainly there is nothing more to ask for...wow, this is something I would love to join! the accessories set is what I wish to win :) blessed birthday week! :)

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  15. Happy Happy Birthday!!!!

    Im thankful for my family and friends who loves me and the blessings im receiving from God.

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  16. haooy birthday, again, Algene, and this is such a wonderful thanksgiving, sharing your joy through this birthday giveaway

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  17. I am thankful for my parents, siblings and to my wonderful relatives, my friends and to all the blessings that God bestowed to me. :) Happy Birthday! :)

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  18. Thinking of a contest too well, my blog will be having its 2nd anniversary.

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  19. Belated Happy birthday! It's a nice thing to share your blessings through giveaways. I did that too during my 40th birthday last year. I had fun :)

    Ria C

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  20. Thankful that I have personal relationship with Jesus and also to my loving family.

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  21. I am most thankful for the life God has given me, for giving me wonderful family.

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  22. Happy happy birthday Algene! You are indeed so blessed to be surrounded with people who care and love you the most. I think it only shows how good and beautiful you are as a person.

    Stay sweet and forever humble. I will always be here for whatever. Be happy and positive all the time.

    I'll be back to join your birthday giveaway.Hugs!

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  23. My health my family and my life.

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  24. I am truly thankful for being surrounded with such amazing people in my life. Friends, family,boyfriend and for all the love! :DD

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  25. happy happy birthday Algene! at may giveaway pa ha :) will join here for sure :)

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  26. Happy 22nd birthday! What a way to celebrate your birthday by offering prizes up for grabs.

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  27. Thankful for my parents and my two girls who always there for me. Happy Birthday sis!

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  28. Wow. Happy birthday to you, Algene. :) Thanks for giving us opportunity to be graced with these really great prizes.

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  29. I'm thankful with my family for giving me a comfortable life despite the challenges that we've been through.

    Uy! you didn't invite me in your birthday. The result: Went to Trivia Night with my friend.. :D

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  30. heeeeey happy birthday to you! Good luck to those who will join your blog giveaway... awesome prizes!

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  31. First off, I want to wish you a happy birthday. These are great giveaways and I want to wish good luck on everyone who've already participated. :)

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  32. Yay! Happy birthday dear :) It's great that your sharing your blessings :)

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  33. I am thankful for parents and relatives especially to my two kids.

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  34. wow! such great prizes!!! goodluck to everyone and happy birthday to you!!

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  35. Happy Birthday and what a grand way to celebrate it with a giveaway or should I say giveaways.

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  36. Happy Birthday Algene, again :) Congrats on the giveaway winners.

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  37. I am thankful to my family for all the support especially for my mom for loving me unconditionally, and for my boyfriend who understands and respects me. :)

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  38. I am joining this giveaway! :) There are lots of things that I am surely thankful for - foremost would be a wonderful husband smart kid that love me for being me. :) Happy birthday! :)

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  39. Happy Birthday! I am thankful for having the best husband and 2 beautiful kids.

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  40. You're 22! Way to go girl! You have a lot of years ahead of you! :D May all your wishes and dreams come true!

    What a nice way to celebrate your birthday! Giving away instead of asking for gifts... You have a very kind heart, Algene. God bless you more!

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  41. wishing you a happy birthday ;)
    im very thankful for my family & friends.
    another day to enjoy life.
    i would love to win.
    may the odds be ever in my favor :D

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  42. Happy Birthday!! I wish that you'll be showered by blessing all year long!!

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  43. I'm thankful for every intangible blessing God has given me. :)

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  44. Happy birthday Algene.. aren't we just blessed despite of everything .. kudos to you :D

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  45. happy birthday!~! will definitely join this! :)

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  46. All my blessings in life are truly what I am thankful for! :)

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  47. All my blessings in life are what I am truly thankful for. :)

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  48. i am thankful everyday for all the blessing ive receive everyday... the health, wealth and love to my family.. the care for my family is always the priority.. i am thankful for all of this.

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  49. I AM THANKFUL THAT THE LORD IS IN MY LIFE DAILY

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  50. I am thankful for my family. I think family is the most important thing on this earth. willis flanagan willisflanagan@yahoo.com

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  51. I am thankful for a roof over my head and food to eat.

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  52. I am than ful for my family and friends and my chihuahua Gizmo.. much love here.

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  53. im thankful for all the blessings specially for having my daughter :) and for God who keeps us healthy

    odeza.arra@yahoo.com

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  54. The things that you are truly thankful of is my family who are always there for me! <3

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  55. Im thankful that God gives me more day days to live and enjoy my life with my loved ones.

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  56. The success of my sons transplant. His quality of life is more than we could have ever dreamed it would be

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  57. I am thankful for God's gift of life to me. Because I am still alive today, I am able to feel the love and care of the people around me. Also, because of the life I borrowed from Him, I also enjoys other life perks such as vacations and excursions. :D

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  58. Happy Birthday to you! I hope that you have a great day, and what I am thankful for is my family who is always there for me!

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  59. I am thankful for my wonderful husband, he works hard so I can stay home

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  60. I am very thankful for my family and friends.

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  61. thankful for the many blessings in our lives...our 5th grandchild was born yesterday on my husbands 50th birthday :0)She is fabulous....

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  62. My grandchildren. My heart beats for them.

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  63. I am thankful for my family, they mean the world to me.

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  64. I am thankful for my faith, family. and life

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  65. I am thankful...that all my needs are met, and that I have family and friends who love me.
    ~Bayb Heart

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  66. I am thankful for my famiy and also my faith. I am also leaving a comment for the 100.00 Blue Steel Jewerly Gift card from Everything Mommyhood site. You are both have wonderful gift packages....would be so happy to win one.

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  67. I am thankful for my ever loving and supportive family, relatives, and friends (online and offline).

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  68. im thankful for many things in my life.. for having a wonderful parents and siblings.. for blessing me with so lovely angel.. and for giving me the chance to see all the things i should be thankful for =) and I could not ask for more..

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  69. I`m thankful for my lil family

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  70. I am thankful for God's overflowing blessings to my family, food and shelter, and for my work, great friends and family.

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  71. I am thankful for the gift that is my daughter - for teaching me life lessons and introducing me to the woman I never knew existed until I became a mom. :)

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  72. There are surely lots that I'm thankful for :) My family is foremost on the list. I am also quite thankful for my job. :)

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  73. happy birthday! :) there's so much to be thankful about that writing them would be so much to imagine. but above all else, i'm so thankful that i have a God who always blesses me and always watches over me. God bless to you! it's so hard to imagine that we're almost the same age. hehe, given how mature-thinking u are already. :)) more power to u and ur blog! :3

    R
    http://rzzzp.blogspot.com

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  74. I'm thankful for my parents' patience with me.

    My e-mail: blackasphodel(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  75. For the wonderful family i have

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  76. I am thankful for my family and our health.

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  77. I am thankful for my friends and family

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  78. I'm thankful for my loving family :)

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  79. things that i should be thankful , first is my family and friends :) they are the reason why im happy :)

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  80. Truly thankful for my husband and home and that I'm living

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  81. Belated happy birthday sis! :) All the more blessings, love and awesome birthdays to you ^^

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  82. I'm truly thankful for my family!

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  83. Thankful to the Blessing that God provided us everyday of our lives, with my husband and family.

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  84. Thankful to God for our everyday Blessings, with my husband and my family.

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  85. I am thankful for all the gifts God gave me.

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  86. I am thankful for being alive, being with my family for all good things in my life!

    Thank you for the chance!

    ksyshenka(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  87. I am truly thankful for every drop of health and wellness in my body. :)

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  88. I am thankful for my three daughters and that I am alive.

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  89. I am thankful for my three daughters and that I am still here.

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  90. I'm a truly thankful for my husband and daughter.

    abfantom at yahoo dot com

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  91. I am truly thankful for my husband. He is a huge blessing in my life.

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  92. I'm thankful for my family and friends. :)

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  93. for my family friends & most of all my3 awesome boys esp since 1survived cancer open heart surgery & a liver transplant all both w in 3 months @3 after 8 mo of chemo hes my hero!!!!

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  94. for my family friends & most of all my3 awesome boys esp since 1survived cancer open heart surgery & a liver transplant all both w in 3 months @3 after 8 mo of chemo hes my hero!!!!

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  95. My children. I live in OKLAHOMA, where today we lost several lives in massive tornados. Many families lost their children. I am so thankful to still have mine.

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  96. First and foremost I would like to greet you a Happy Birthday...theres a lot of things that im thankful having a wonderful parent who raised me and my siblings in a simple but happy life and having a loving husband and 2 little cute children are the things that im trully greatful and always thanking God for the wonderful life be gave me.... Again Happy Birthday, may you have more Bday's to come, more powe and God bless.

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  97. I am truly thankful for God, my family, school, my friends, and every blessing that has been bestowed upon me!

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  98. I am thankful for my kids :)
    God's great blessings to my life!!!

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  99. Happy birthday and thanks for the chance!!!

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  100. I am sooo thankful for my husband. Me and him were extremely lucky to meet each other and everything worked out so fast and flawlessly. We have the most amazing marriage and are going on 5yrs. We are young, happy, and in love ♥

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  101. Happy Birthday Algene I am so thankful for my family and my children have survived cancer and a heart transplant so much to be thankful for

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  102. I'm thankful for my family and my health.

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    1. Each and every day that I get to spend with my children. There may not be many more for me so I thank God each day I get up. abrennan09@hotmail.com

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  103. I am truly thankful for having loyal friends and close family ties.

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  104. Im thankful for my family, friends and for those people who loves me, for all the blessings in my life.

    Happy Birthday and have a nice one :)

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  105. I'm always thankful for my family :)

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  106. I am so thankful for my family, our family has been through some tough times the last few years and are still going through some very serious illness', but my family always sticks together through the good and bad.

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  107. My life. I know it's so fleeting and I truly appreciate every moment of it.

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  108. I am thankful for my family and my extended family! I love them all.

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  109. I am truly thankful because first my family is healthy,my father is getting sugar normal now. my mother is very strong and healthy inspite of their 60's age. And a loving husband,caring daughter and a second baby on the way. I thank God for all the blessing.

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  110. my family and that we are all healthy.

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  111. Hi I am Rafia from Qatar...

    I am really Thankful to Allah Tallah for this life Alhumdulillah...Then my Parents for supporting me & nurturing me & lastly my Hsband for always Loving me & being there for me...

    Alhumdulillah for everything

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  112. I am thankful for my daughter who graduated from high school last night. I'm SO proud - as a single mom, I am grateful for everything from family and friends and our faith in GoD. A very happy belated birthday to you!

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  113. i'm thankful of the house & lot that we live in because at long last we were able to provide one of our own...

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  114. Elizabeth MillerMay 26, 2013 at 2:06 PM

    I'am truly thankful for my family and my boyfriend of almost 4 years plus my best friend of 10 years! Truly thankful to have them all in my life and that they are healthy and supportive of everything that I do, love them with all my heart. Also, I'am truly thankful for my life on this earth and I cherish every day and every moment!

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  115. I am truly thankful for having a wonderful family, my husband and son, friends they are my treasure. :)

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  116. I am truly thankful for my husband. He sacrafices soo much (mainly sleep) to provide for our family & he's such a handy man! He's my rock!

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  117. first off belated happy b-day .... speard the LOVE ^.^

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  118. I am truly thankful for my children and their health.

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  119. MOST THANKFUL FOR GOD BEING IN MY LIFE DAILY

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  120. I am grateful that my family can still stand no matter what happened in the past few months.

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  121. I am grateful that my family still stands no matter what happened in the past few months.

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  122. I'm thankful for a lot of things but i'm most thankful for my family and this good life that i live

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  123. I am thankful for what I am now. And for having a complete family :)
    (Rachelle Al)

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  124. Family and especially our miracle Granddaughter

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  125. I'm thankful for all the blessings!! And for giving me such a loving family and friends..!!

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  126. I joined! Happy birthday to you :)
    Please visit my blog, too.
    http://lachicapetite.blogspot.com

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  127. I am really thankful for the undying support of my family. I am also thankful for unconditional love God has for me.

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  128. I am thankful for my family & God's love.

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  129. All my life i'm thankful to have a perfect family, Real friends whom i can trusts and to have GOD in my life. :)

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!
    More years and more blessings to come ahead of you!

    Thank you for this giveaway.
    Hope you'll pick me! :)))

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  130. Thanksful for my mother!
    Lubka K.
    lubaska at hotmail dot com

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  131. thankful for my true friends

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  132. The things that I am truly thankful for my family whose always there to support me and to all the blessings I'm receiving everyday.

    Happy Birthday to you, It's my birth month too. God bless you more! :)

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  133. I'm thankful for my family especially for Bella and for all my friends.

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  134. I'm thankful for everything: my family, friends, heartache, laughter, accomplishments and me:)entered rafflecopter as Shake M.

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  135. I am thankful for everything that God has blessed me and my family from the start.

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  136. I am grateful for every single breath that I take! I am one of the most blessed persons on the planet. I "should" have left this world so many times it's amazing! I am also grateful for the love that I have received from my family and friends.

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  137. I am truly thankful for my friends and family!

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  138. I am truly thankful of God's given grace to me and my family and his guidance unconditional love to us.

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  139. I'm very much thankful to you for conducting such an awesome giveaway, giving us a chance to win. So sweet of you :)

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  140. I am truly thankful for all the blessings God has given me and my loved ones.

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  141. I am thankful for my loved ones.

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  142. Hello! My twitter account was suspended :(
    I hope I won't be disqualified in the giveaway contest.
    And I hope twitter will fix my problem asap. Thank you!
    More power.
    twitter account: @cyrown

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  143. Hello, my twitter account was suspended (@cyrown)
    I hope I won't be disqualified from the contest. And I hope twitter will fix my problem asap. Thank you and sorry :)

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  144. HAPPY BIRTHDAY ! HOPE TO WIN AND BE LUCKY !

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  145. HAPPY 1ST BIRTHDAY ! HOPE TO WIN AND BE LUCKY !

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