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Saturday, December 15, 2012

"Reason For the Season" blog hop

Welcome to the "Reason For the Season" blog hop. We're happy to have you all here with us today to celebrate the reason for the season. Each blogger will have their own interpretation of their reason for the season, and I hope that you find loads of creative inspiration along the way. 

We have an amazing line up of crafty ladies, as well as a generous amount of  awesome sponsors to help make this blog hop an amazing one!!

**To be eligible to win any of the giveaways in the hop today, you will need to comment on each blog in the hop and become a follower of all blogs in the hop as well. It is not a requirement, but I do kindly ask you to show our sponsors lots of love on their blogs and/or Facebook fan pages thanking them for their generosity in sponsoring this hop. I will have a link below to each sponsor's store, as well as their blog and Facebook fan page if applicable.**

I want to thank ALL of our sponsors so very much for their generosity. I appreciate each and every sponsor we have today and thank them a million times over!

Here are our AMAZING sponsors!!  It's a long list! 
Peachy Keen 
PK has sponsored a face stamp package ($25 value) 
PK Store - Click HERE
PK Blog - Click HERE
PK Fan Page - Click HERE
Timeless Twine
Timeless Twine has spnosored a 100 yd party pack
Timeless Twine Store: Click HERE
Timeless Twine Blog: Click HERE
Timeless Twine Fan Page: Click HERE
Unity Stamp Co. 
Unity has sponsored 10 Itty Bitty stamps
I'm doing 2 winners (5 stamps each)
Unity Store: Click HERE
Unity Blog: Click HERE
Unity Fan Page: Click HERE
Pazzles
Pazzles has sponsored a tool kit (1 winner)
Pazzles Website: Click HERE
Pazzles Fan Page: Click HERE

Xyron
Xyron has sponsored 2 mega runners - 2 winners
Xyron Store: Click HERE
Xyron Fanpage: Click HERE

Make the Cut 
Make the Cut has sponsored one a copy of their program (1 winner)
MTC Website: Click HERE 
MTC Fan Page: Click HERE 

Pink by Design 
Pink by Design has sponsored a stamp set to 1 winner 
PBD Store - Click HERE
PBD Blog - Click HERE
PBD Fan Page - Click HERE
3 Girl Jam 
3 Girl Jam has sponsored a $15 GC to their store. 
3GJ Store - Click HERE
3GJ Blog - Click HERE
3GJ Fan Page - Click HERE
The Beary Scrap
The Beary Scrap has sponsored a prize package. 
TBS Store: Click HERE
TBS Fan Page: Click HERE
TBS Blog: Click HERE
Jen Shorey
Jen sponsored this stamp set (1 winner)
Jen's Blog: Click HERE
Little Scraps of Heaven Designs 
LSHD sponsored a $20 GC to her store (1 winner)
LSHD Website: Click HERE
LSHD Fan Page: Click HERE
Bugaboo Digital Stamps
Bugaboo has sponsored 10 images to one winner
Bugaboo Store: Click HERE
Gel-a-tins
Gel-a-tins prize to be determined by Gel-a-tins
Store: Click HERE
Fan Page: Click HERE
The Scrapbooking Queen

TSQ Blog - Click HERE
My Creative Time
MCT has sponsored a super cute stamp set (1 winner)
MCT Store: Click HERE
MCT Fan Page: Click HERE
MCT Blog: Click HERE
Scrapadoodles Scrapbooking 
Scrapadoodles sponsored this super cute stack (1 winner)
Scrapadoodles Fan Page: Click HERE
Kristi W. Designs 


Kristi W Designs has spnosored a $25 GC to her store (1 winner)
KWD Store: Click HERE
KWD Fan Page: Click HERE
Your Next Stamp
YNS sponsored a stamp set (1 winner)
YNS Store: Click HERE
YNS Blog: Click HERE
YNS Fan Page: Click HERE
Charms 24/7
24/7 Charms donated this awesome set above (1 winner) 
24/7 FB Group - Click HERE
Lucy  - Close to my Heart Consultant
Lucy has sponsored some fun Glitter Gels (1 winner)
Lucy's CTMH website: Click HERE 
Lucy's Blog: Click HERE 
Lucy's Fan Page: Click HERE
Scraptastical Kreations 
SK $20 GC to the store (1 Winner) 
SK Website: Click HERE
SK Fan Page: Click HERE

NOW... let's get on to the hop!!!
Here is the complete line up 

Kristy - 
Jamie M You are HERE

If you're coming from CallyAnn's blog, then you're on the right track. If you just happened to stop by my blog today, be sure to head on back to Kristy's blog and hop from the beginning.

The reason for the season is first and foremost Jesus! Without him hell would await us all.
Another big reason for the season for me is giving. I love to make things and donate etc. I made my coworkers little treats. Here are some of them I made.
I used Inspired Stamps 1.5 inch Circle Christmas set on an ornament cut out from Joys of the Seasons cartridge. 
 The topper was cut with Jaded Blossom's Fancy Topper Die. The kisses have little saying on the bottom of them from Christmas Kisses set also from Jaded Blossom.

Now it's time for you to head on over to Lucy's blog

Thank you so much for hopping along with us today, and we all hope that you were filled with loads of Christmas joy, as well as loads of inspiration!

32 comments:

Robin said...

I love you cute gift bags !!!!

Robin
Http://cutonedesignsbyrobin.blogspot.com

Sarah Biswabic said...

Your treat bags are adorable! Your co-workers will love them!
I am happy to be a follower of your blog! :) bbiswabic@new.rr.com

Judy said...

These are absolutely fantastic!!

Judy
xo

CraftyRia said...

What cute candy bags! I hope I'm on your list! Hahaha.

tiggeria@gmail.com

sctmg5774 said...

Cute! Love the papers you chose.

Tonya

Camille Short said...

Super cute!

Cathie w said...

love these they are very cute


cathie
scraphappycat@gmail.com

Rexann Menz said...

Very Nice Treat Bags, I too love to give and have not done much this year. just not enough time with work and all. Next year!! TFS!! and Happy Holidays!!

ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com
http://ibecircled.blogspot.com
Rexann♥

Kristy said...

These are super cute! I love the country feel of the paper too! Thanks so much for being in this hop with us today! : )

Kristy

Jen Shorey said...

Your treat bags are fabulous! ~Jen

Marianne said...

What great bag toppers. Thanks for sharing

marianneDOTwanhamATgmailDOTcom

Queen B Creations said...

Great bag toppers!!! So cute!

MzLavr2 said...

What beautiful and thoughtful gifts!
<3 Pam
MzLavr2sCreations@live.com

ScrappinFabPam said...

Love your treat bags.. How fab. New follower here.

CreationsByKT said...

These are so cute! Anybody would be delighted to receive one of them! I also love that you added patterned paper to the bottom of the kisses!

Melinda said...

Love your treat bags, so cute! TFS I'm one of your newest followers :)

Candace said...

I LOVE these!! I wish someone would give me a gift like that!! :)

Candace
scrappin2littleprincesses.blogspot.com

Ashley said...

Your treat bags are so cute! I'm also a new follower. :)

Ashley
http://especiallymade.blogspot.com
especiallymadeblog@gmail.com

Nancy Kirkup said...

Love your goodie bags, they look fabulous!
Nancy
alwaysastorycreationsbynancy.blogspot.com

Nikki said...

OH YUMMY!!! gift bags I'm sure everyone you give these too will love em :)
hugs Nikki

Marianne - Fiskateer #6701 said...

Those bag toppers are soooo cute! I like that even the kisses are special. Adorable!

Suzy said...

What a fabulous hop! I love your Hershey kiss bags and toppers... so cute! Thanks for sharing and Merry Christmas! :)
-Suzanne suzy28024@gmail.com

Sandy Hentzel said...

How cute, I love the bottoms of the kisses, great idea!
Thanks for sharing!

cleosan52 at yahoo dot com

Rhonda R. said...

Cute, creative idea.... Love it :))
rrandrr@insightbb.com

Connie Gail said...

Jamie ~ What isn't there to love about these adorable favors? You really did a great job! Hope you make more in the future. :-)

Gill McCall said...

your little treat bags are so original and fun, great job thanks for sharing

Karen B said...

Darling treat bags.

DeniseP said...

Love the treat bags! I really need to try this one of these years and put some homemade cookies, fudge or something else in them and give them out...maybe to hubby's co-workers! Thanks for sharing!

callyannc said...

ooooo, so stinkin cute! Hugs CallyAnn

marg0006 said...

Such yummy treat bags. Love the mini tags.

marg0006 at verizon dot net

Michele from MS said...

These bags are adorable! I love the sentiments and the ornament shapes! So cute!

jordanbev5 said...

What delightful little treat bags, and so thoughtful, too! Love that!