Friday, December 10, 2010

Let the Game Begin! … Day One

Holly Jolly Blog Bingo ... Day One

I can’t believe it’s Friday already!  Are you ready? Let’s see who’s first out of our Christmas basket of words …

wrapping paper

cranberries

lights

sleigh

friends

pageant

chestnut

FRIDAY’S GIVEAWAY

Don’t forget to leave a comment here, ON THIS POST, to be eligible for today’s giveaway.  Winner will be announced tomorrow morning! 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Many of you still have your blog accounts set to “Anonymous.”  Make sure you leave your name and your email address so we can contact you if you are a winner!

Moda Advent Banner - AdoringOne lucky winner will receive a Moda Advent Banner Box featuring fabrics from the “Adoring” collection by Sandy Gervais.  Banner’s are all the rage this year and this kit will make up a great Christmas memory for years to come!

DId you know that we’ve dropped our prices on all our inventory?  That’s right!  Our entire store is marked down 40% from our already low prices.  Treat yourself to an early Christmas present!

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Jane's Fabrics and Quilts said...

One, slow and steady!! Thanks for hosting again!

Melissa said...

Well the first day and nothing to show for it :) Ah well, better luck tomorrow :) Thanks again for doing this, it is so much fun!!

Sarah Craig said...

None today, but I'm hoping for a clean sweep tomorrow!!

VickiT said...

Woohooo SO excited for Day 1 to arrive. Thank you SO much for doing this again this year.

Sadly, I am not off to a very good start as I matched nothing. Oh well, still many chances ahead so I'll cross my fingers. Thanks so much again for more holiday fun for us this Christmas season.

vburr at charter dot net

Katy said...

WoooHooo, I got one! Like the first post said, "Slow and Steady!" Good Luck everyone!

Francis said...

Nothing on the first day! I have high hopes that tomorrow will be better! email: nataliemfrancis@gmail.com

ariuna said...

Glad to see I'm not the only with with no words yet. But still exciting to check! Thanks for the fun :)

Martina said...

Hi there! So great that you are doing this again! I can start with one word: friends!

Annette said...

Good friends and cranberries. . .Love the season!

Barbie said...

I would love to take a 'sleigh' ride with my 'friends'someday!

quilted56@sbcglobal.net

nicoledemana said...

well that is just typical for my luck not even one word lol hopefully next time ;0)

Lee said...

Day one and one word! whoo hoo - thanks for the lovely giveaway too!
This is my first time for the holly jolly bingo - thank you for hosting it!
butler83ataoldotcom

CBear said...

I'm stringing cranberries on the tree!

arlette said...

Day One and got zero words, let the party begins...

sharon said...

No words today. Thanks for taking the trouble to host this oh so neat game again. Sharonj.

MN2NM said...

Yea for Bingo! Thanks for hosting it again. No words for me, today :)

Momtomanda said...

I see "lights" everywhere.

Deb said...

Only one today!! I Love playing this!

Trisha said...

Yeah! I got one! I'm so excited that it has started. I've been looking forward to it all week.

Brenda said...

Taking a sleigh ride today.

Marit Johanne said...

One word on my first day, thanks to my friends!

Nancy said...

Off to a slow start - no words!
Thanks for doing this again!

Brockett's said...

Only one today but Friends is a great way to start anything!!

KristyLou said...

I guess today is not my lucky day either.... I am feeling it for tomorrow though!

Pamela said...

No luck for me yet, either! Oh well, at least we have the chance to win today's drawing, so all is not lost - and there is always tomorrow. (Off humming songs from Rudolph, now)

Anonymous said...

None today, but it's still fun...
teresa@thepricecompanies.com

CMEH said...

well I started out with one.... I LOVE THIS GAME! Thanks so much for doing it! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Kathleen said...

Oh my, not one word...what luck...oh well, better luck tomorrow....

Anonymous said...

This is fun! Guess we need to finish putting our "lights" up outside...having guests tonight anyway!

Anita
anitamz53@aol.com

Robin (rsislandcrafts) said...

Day One and One Word...

Pat P said...

Thank goodness for "friends". I am so happy to be playing again. Good luck to everyone.

Duff said...

What fine friends you are, pulling one on my list!

annemarie said...

I am feeling lucky - starting out with one word!!

amy and the bad cats said...

got one word!
amy
scruffycat1970(at)yahoo(dot)com

Kelly L. said...

I took my "sleigh" to Walmart and bought some "wrapping paper"!

CosmoGirl Carla said...

Shoot! Not a one. :o( There's always tomorrow . . .

Barbieann said...

not a one! Can't believe it. Now I can't wait till tomorrow.

Wendy said...

It's the season for eating chestnuts with friends.

lisa said...

I sure hope I don't run out of wrapping paper!

Denniele said...

Oh friends and cranberries.....yea!

Nifty Foodie said...

One word! :) Awesome. :)

Kathryn said...

No words for me today. Maybe Santa will bring me some tomorrow. Kathie L in Allentown

Aleisha said...

Nothing today, but looking forward to tomorrow. Thanks for hosting this. It's a lot of fun!

Mary Lou Casada said...

None for me today! But what fun!!! Thanks so much!
Blessings,
Mary Lou

Anonymous said...

Yay! Bingo is back! No words today but there's always tomorrow!

Suzie Varner
suziq82@sbcglobal.net

Anonymous said...

I get to ride in the sleigh while roasting a chestnut -- 2 words to start out.
Julie
jaaverill@aol.com

Lynne said...

0 down and 25 to go....I'm on a roll now

Nicki Lee said...

Not a one... but I'm so excited to be playing such a fun game! Thanks!

Deb G. in VA said...

Got one word today!
grif at ctsi dot net

Cindi said...

Good Morning! I'm not off to a very good start. No words for me today. This is always so much fun! Thanks

Dix said...

dropped three. ooo i love games. and christmas. yipeee

Beansieleigh said...

boo hoo.. I didn't get a single one, and it's my birthday too! Somethin's just not right about that! (0; It's fun playing along though! Thanks!.. and enjoy the rest of your day! ~tina

lovetostitch said...

My FRIENDS came over to string CRANBERRIES and popcorn!! This is going to be fun!!!

Debra said...

Just one today! It's a good start. looking forward to more tomorrow!

jennifer said...

Day 1 got one Im on a roll.Thanks for the giveaway

Karyli said...

Yeah! We're starting with one word. That's a good start!

Kathleen said...

One word today, look forward to the next ones.

Kathleen

pojeda said...

I got 2 words! Friends and Sleigh! I think this is fun!
pojeda@embarqmail.com

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

This is so much fun! Thanks and happy holidays! ♥

Beadbugbit said...

Nought for me, and the daily prize looks really good!

Donna T said...

No words today but thanks for the game!!!

Anonymous said...

I didn't get any words but I don't seem to be the only one in that category. Still fun.
Betty Keene
bgk44@msn.com

Laura T said...

Thanks for hosting! No words today but this will be lots of fun!
Laura T

Peach Rainbow said...

Thanks for hosting this - glad to be in!

Sandy said...

This is so much fun!! Checking my words was the first thing I thought of this morning!=) Got 2!Cant't wait for tomorrow. Thanks for hosting such a fun giveaway!

Jana said...

Not one word today! Shucks! Better luck next time I guess!

Mike and Jen said...

Not off to a good start, but I hope to have a better week next week!

Lauren H said...

I was able to see my wrapping paper by the lights on the tree!

Julie T said...

I only got one word today, but I am really excited for this game! It was really fun last year!

Danielle said...

no words today - maybe will get some tomorrow.

Danielle
marksey3@msn.com

Betty said...

wow. First day and not one of my words choosen. Ha.

Norma said...

Shucks...no words but at least we have our first sunny day in a long time :)

AllieKatMom said...

I had none of those words! You would think a girl would at least pick one. LOL

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

I let my husband choose the words because I had so few last year - mistake!! No words today. Oops. Love your sale!!

Jeanne said...

I got one!! This is fun. Thanks for doing this!

kiki said...

Tomorrow is another day!

mary said...

It was great to open my email this morningi to see The Game Is On.lol

Loose Threads said...

Good Morning all - two words to start the day!! Friends and Cranberries

Stacey said...

I got two words today, good day, it's my baby's 3rd birthday!!!

Pat said...

I have my "Friends" around me to celebrate the season. One down and many to go.

JK Services said...

Yes, Cranberries, they are my favorite holiday treat, that is if they are sweet!!! TFTF (Thanks for the Fun)

Bonnie said...

Boo Hoo I didn't have any today. Maybe tomorrow.

Stray Stitches said...

I had two words today! So much fun.

Diane said...

I love Bingo!! Especially on days that I get two words!!! Thanks for hosting!

Susan said...

One word today. Love those cranberries!

Anonymous said...

Not a one!!

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

Wow, I don't know how I managed to get a goose egg, but I did! :-) lol Thanks for the fun!

Gladys said...

Hello!!! I have two! I am very happy!
Thanks por the giveaway too!

Sara Richins said...

Oh, snap! Natta single word. Better luck tomorrow!

darcey said...

Merry Christmas Everyone!
No words yet for me, but that's okay. This is fun!
Darc
xxoo

Jen said...

I love Bingo! Thank you!

Briarside Lane said...

CHESTNUT and CRANBERRIES and WRAPPING PAPER...
Oh, my! What a fabulous Friday! Thanks for the fun again this year... Karen

Kim West said...

Mele Kalikimaka! (Hawaiian for Merry Christmas)

Drats! Not a single match. Oh well, it is fun to play bingo!

kim at peachquilting dot com

Lesly said...

Love those cranberries!

Polka Dot Cottage said...

Happy Holidays everyone. No matches today.

deserae said...

I didn't get any words either, hopefully tomorrow!

sapphirewishes said...

One to "light" the way.
Thanks for another fun game.

Jansie said...

This is so fun! I got two words today! This is going to be so great. Thanks so much for hosting.

Connie said...

Day one I got 2 words! Friends and lights, this is fun!

SarahVee said...

No words for me today, but a great prize, perhaps;) Thanks for the start of something fun!

susandr said...

Got one! Love those friends. Thanks again for doing this again this year - a very fun game.

Leila said...

I'm glad I am not the only one who didn't get anything. Did we all choose the same words? :)

LindaWI said...

No words on my list, but tomorrow is another day :)

KatieQ said...

No words from my list yet, but I'm ready and waiting for tomorrow.

Bonnie E said...

I can go to the PAGEANT this holiday.
It's a start.

Damira said...

Two words - not a bad start, I guess:) Good luck to all (though there'll be only one winner, eh)!

MJ said...

no cranberries or chestnuts for me today. Maybe tomorrow...
Thanks again

Lisa said...

Im surrounded by wrapping paper while eating cranberries and chestnuts. Woo-Hoo, I have 3!! What a great start, says quiltylisa@hotmail.com

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Well there are 7 words that I didn't have out of the way....grin.

Thanks for the fun

Anonymous said...

Close but no words today. :( Oh, well, still so much fun. Thanks for hosting this great game again. :)

gramisews@gmail.com

Deborah said...

Is there some sort of dish I can make that contains "chestnuts" and "cranberries"? If so, I'm sure it would be yummy. dmj53(at)hotmail(dot)com

MosaicMagpie said...

2 Words!!!! This is fun! Thanks.
Debbie

Анастасия said...

Nothing today :(

Anonymous said...

I got one word today - friends!

Thanks so much for hosting!

merefleming@yahoo.com

Diane W said...

My holly isn't going to be Jolly if I only get one a day, but my "lights" are shining a little brighter. Better luck tomorrow.

gill said...

Just one for me but luckily I have plenty of "friends" to console mw!
Gill

Mama Pea said...

I got one....cranberries. :-) This is fun. Thanks.

Sheila W. said...

Not a one, but it's still fun!

whisper@telus.net

James-Linda said...

MERRY CHRISTMAS!
THANKS FOR HOSTING!

jldouglas@wispwest.net

Katie said...

Three today! Wow! Now I'm excited!

Hey ... I'm Lindsay ! said...

Only 1 today ... but it's my favorite cranberries ! :) I love CRANBERRY EVERYTHING !

Thanks for the cyber FUN !

AnitA said...

off to a bad start - not a one! Oh well, maybe tomorrow.

Cindy said...

This is just so sweet of you to do!! Thank you so much!!!

Jessica said...

No words today! Haha, oh well!

Margie said...

Starting out really well with the words. ZERO!! Maybe I'll catch up tomorrow.

Leila said...

Glad to know I'm not the only one who didn't get any words this time. Did we all choose the same ones?!? :)

~Michelle~ said...

Close, but no cigar today! And by cigar, I mean words... of course! :)

Linda said...

Three for me!! On the tree are lights and cranberries and under the tree is lots of pretty wrapping paper!!

Quilt Monkey said...

One for today, and the last one at that! Looking forward to tomorrow!!

AnnieO said...

Yay! I have one word. That "lights" up my day :)

Thanks for the chance to win the adorable banner kit.

AMessWorthMaking said...

Wow, I got 3 today. Thats a good start.

BeachQuilter said...

I've begun the race with two! I did considered using a couple of those other words... :)

Anonymous said...

On day one I have two words, maybo tomorrow four?
Dini from the Netherlands
akuijer@versatel.nl

Shannon said...

Darn not one word! That is ok it is still exciting.

the girlfriend gap said...

one two buckle my shoe, the pageant is tonight with the lights so bright!
Janita

isispx said...

Wow, 2 words is a cracking start I think!

Anonymous said...

I'm hoping tomorrow is better...No words today!
bevvreeland@yahoo.com

Kelsey Rose said...

Wow, can't believe I didn't pick chestnut - that was the name of my first pet - a bunny I had for 12 years. Doh. Oh well, 0 for 25 so far. :P

Rafael's Mum said...

Yay, we are starting! this is such fun!! One down and 24 to go.. Am starting to notice that some words are 'nearly'.. you've got cranberries and berries and sleigh and sleigh bells... Such a same they do not count as the same...sigh...

Nancy said...

None today, but it's still Merry & Bright!! See you tomorrow!!
Huggs, Nancy

Ashley Harris said...

None for me....yet!!

Jayme said...

Yay!!! I'm so glad the game started today! What an awesome way to countdown to Christmas.

Jayme: jaytensen@gmail.com

cvdnurse said...

What a fun game - can't wait to get going!
Susan
susie.galasso@gmail.com

Wendy said...

Friends always make me smile! Yay!! Thank you :)

Sarah said...

Day 1 and 1 word! Yay for Holly Jolly Bingo - this is always so much fun!

Karen said...

Three words today. Cranberry bread is on my baking list. Lights are on. Wish I had a sleigh.

Mary said...

Yippee! I got one word today! What a fun giveaway prize. I could cover it in 'wrapping paper'!

Mommarock said...

Oooh, I had one word, and I can see I'm not the only one.. so.. COOL.. I get this. LOL. Hey I havn't played before, so don't fault me for being a little slow LOL. :) I'm having fun now though! Whoooo hooooo!

Anita said...

Nothing today, can't wait for tomorrow!

Judy said...

Happy Holidays

Rachel said...

"Lights" work for me! One word down....
"wrapping paper" will be coming out this weekend...Mrs. Clause needs to get a head start filling up her "sleigh". :)

suz said...

Nothing on my list yet - slow out of the gate...but, it will happen! Thanks for doing this again!

Anonymous said...

I need to buy "wrapping paper" I don't have any!!!!!
It's the only one word I got today I feel lucky I read some got zero, yay!
Melba
melbaks(at)yahoo(dot)com

Carrie P. said...

Well I will be eating "cranberries" for dessert.:D

Sipiweske Quilts said...

I'm off to a good start - two down, 23 to go! - Marlene

Micki said...

Nothing on my list yet, but this is fun anyways. Thanks for hosting this really fun event!
Micki

Peaceful Piecer said...

I didn't have a single word today...but I love Sandy Gervais! Thanks for a chance to win!

Laura said...

Oh, Rats!!! none for me today. Hope tomorrow is better. Having Fun!!!

Merry Made Quilts said...

Thanks for hosting!! I love this game! Thanks for the chance to win....no words for me though!

Kaye M said...

I got one word today--"friends" thats a pretty important word. Thanks for hosting the Bingo game

Beverly said...

Yay!! One word today--what fun! I have always wanted to ride in a horse drawn sleigh!!
Beverly

Annette said...

Wow! I've never done this well...cranberries, wrapping paper and lights...all make Christmas very pretty.

misswrite said...

Nothing for me today, but it's so much fun to get started!!

DeAnna
MissWrite@sbcglobal.net

Lisa said...

No words for me today, but still have my fingers crossed.
Thanks for all the fun!!!

Simone de Klerk said...

Just one - but then, better one than none (o:

JoanneP said...

One pageant to start off the Bingo.
Such fun.

The Cicillian's said...

Well, Only one for today. Hope tomorrow is better!!!!!!!

Brad, Brooke, Abigayle, Rebekah and Indy said...

Fun, fun! :)

webmailaddress2 said...

So excited that this is starting! 1 down, 24 to go...

Lindabee said...

Two words for me today. My friends want to roast chestnuts.

Pat said...

One down! Enjoy your cranberries this season.

Bobbie said...

I have "friends"!

Bobbie said...
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Bobbie said...

I have friends!

jenashford said...

I got 1! This is fun!

jenashford at swbell dot net

Sara said...

This is so fun - even though I didn't have one word yet!

rockgranny said...

I can't beleive - I have FOUR words today: sleigh, cranberries, friends $ chestnut!

Val Laird said...

Well, it's fun even if it isn't a very good start!

Karen said...

It's day one, my birthday and I didn't get even one word but that's okay maybe I will win the Advent Banner Box - I can hope can't I!!

Merry Christmas everybody!

greg and laurie said...

One today - yeah! This is a fun thing to look forward to everyday. It means I get to sit down for a few minutes!LOL

Bec Clarke said...

Oh I got one, it's a start. I had a blast last year, hopefully I can keep up with my checking this year.

Patricia said...

Thank you for so much fun.

Marcia said...

On the first day of Bingo, zero words for me...no french hens, no turtle doves, no partridge in a pear tree....

Cindy Dailey said...

No words yet. I am so excited.

Baskets Of Quilts said...

I'm not off to a good start- no words for me! It's still fun though!

Becky Reeder said...

Not off to a good start. No words today, hopefully tomorrow!

Rhanda said...

I have actually never tried a chestnut. Have you?

Ruth said...

None for me today, but I would love to win the Advent kit!

Jen O said...

I love the Adoring fabric line!

Marcia said...

On the first day of Bingo, zero words for me...no french hens, no turtle doves, no partridge in a pear tree.... mlwright29 (at) hotmail (dot) com

quiltnmaryf said...

Well, off to a slow start...not a word for me. Hope to make it up on day two!!

Stormy Days said...

Well, I'm off to a roaring start. I have one "chestnut". Yeah.

Crispy Chips said...

Aww! I didn't get any words. Suprise me how many people how got no words!

Vicki ♥ said...

Hmm none for me today but it is still fun. Thanks for a great game :)

Olivia said...

First time to play. Great day today

Olivia said...
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Missy said...

Only one for me. I must stock up on "wrapping paper" soon.

quiltpig@gmail.com

Kim said...

Not a word today, but still fun! Can't wait for tomorrow.

robin said...

Hmmm - no matches today. Maybe tomorrow...

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