Cupcake, Carols & Copic Giveaway!

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So, here’s that Cupcakes & Copics project I’ve been working on and a double chance at sweet blog candy!

Finally, I remembered to select my patterned paper first thing, Good Cheer from October Afternoon. It was easy to match my Copic colors up to the pretty patterns for coordinated cupcakes.Β  I had colored them over the weekend and glittered them up. I cut out all these little cupcakes while I was sitting under the hairdryer at the beauty shop yesterday. Yes, here in small-town America, it’s still the beauty shop, just like in Steel Magnolias. :) No salon trips for me!

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I’m going toΒ  let the girls have a few friends over for caroling, cocoa and cupcakes in a few weeks. I made these little song books for each of them. My girls love to sing, so I know it will be a fun, fun time. I’ll keep it *really* simple – we have a retirement complex just for ladies on our street, so we’ll go there and a few neighbors.

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My girls are still pretty little, so I only included 4 songs. That’s enough for them, and less chance of the pages blowing out and away like that. πŸ˜‰ The pages are tied into the book with Baker’s Twine from Martha Stewart. Then, I’ll bring the girls back here for a quick cupcake and oh, so sad, it’s time to go! Gotta keep it short and sweet or I’ll have barbie heads and polly pocket shoes all over the house in a matter of 3.8 minutes. You think I’m kidding?

I do think this will be fun! I’ll try to remember to post pictures when we do the thing…I bet you think some Copic and Cupcake blog candy would be a lot more fun than watching my 2 angels sing and sling cupcake crumbs. :)

Well, Happy Thanksgiving this is for you:

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How about an adorable stamp set, ‘Season’s Sweetings’ from my fabulously fun and giving friend, Taylor at Taylored Expressions?!Β  Wait! there’s MORE:

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Copic candy to go with it! Prize package from Marianne at Copic Markers. (Note: I did edit my picture from the original post. What is pictured is what you will receive in this blog candy!) Now isn’t that sweet?

How do you enter? Leave me a comment with title of your favorite Christmas carol! It’s that simple…I’ll choose a winner on Friday evening, post on Saturday morning and ship this prize pack out on Monday.

But wait, there’s MORE! Double your chances to win by dropping by to see what Sharon Harnist has created with her Season’s Sweetings and/or Home Sweet Home stamps from Taylor. I got to see the sweet beginnings of her project when I was at her home earlier in the month…you are going to drool over it. I know!! She’s also got a blog candy package just like mine! So, with that, I’ll wish you good luck and get back to my pre-Thanksgiving chores. :)

235 Responses to Cupcake, Carols & Copic Giveaway!

  1. What sweet Thanksgiving blog candy! Happy Thanksgiving to you Lori!

  2. Ooops, I forgot to say my favorite Christmas song is still “Silent Night”.

  3. What a great giveaway! Thanks Lori!
    I have many Christmas carols, but one of my all time favorites is “Away in a Manger.”

  4. lisa-onestampinmama

    Hi Lori! Happy Thanksgiving! My favorite song right now is “come let us adore him” because my 4yr old is singing it everyday in prep for the pre-school Christmas program! It is so cute!

  5. Absolutely adorable, Lori — love every bit of this sweet project! Great idea to put that sweet caroling cuppy on the Label die-cut and the songbook idea is fabulous! Happy Thanksgiving, sweet friend!

  6. Lori~Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! My favorite all-time Christmas song is Jingle Bells sung by Bing Crosby. It just brings back so many wonderful holiday memories spent with my family. We always listened to his Christmas album every year as a family and now it’s something I do with my family every year!! AHHHHH, tradition, gotta love it, eh??
    Again, Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!

  7. Thanksgiving Blessings to you and yours! I love all of the old Christmas Carols, but my all time favorite has to be “Mary Did You Know”, that song always reminds me of the true meaning of Christmas.

  8. Hi Lori! I just love all the little details you put on your projects! Always so awesome. My favorite Christmas Carol is Hark the Herald Angels sing. I still remember watching Charlie Brown as a kid with that as the last song they would sing on the cartoon. I never realized it would be so touching as an adult as I watched it with my kids and actually would get tears in my eyes from all the memories of Christmas’ past when I was a kid. Thanks for many great ideas!!!

  9. My favorite Christmas carol isn’t really a carol, but it is a Christmas song! Carol of the Bells, I have always loved that one.

  10. Cute ideas Lori! I love them. My favorite is Carol of the Bells. Its not quite as pretty when one sings it themselves trying to do the words and the “ding dong” at the same time, but it’s amusing trying! πŸ˜€

  11. How sweet and what a wonderful tradition for your girls. I’m sure they will remember it always.

    My favorite carol is White Christmas. We don’t have them here (and after a stint in MN, we’re thankful) but at holiday time…we miss it and our families.

  12. Gorgeous carol booklet Lori! My fav is Silent Night. I love when we sing it on Christmas Eve when they turn out the lights and its just candles and voices! Beautiful. Happy Thanksgiving!

  13. How cute!!! I love singing O Holy Night!! πŸ˜€

  14. Your card is very, very cute!! My favorite Christmas song is a tie between Wizards in Winter and Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24 by Trans Siberian Orchestra. Thanks for the chance to win.

    Susan H.
    tomsue@charter.ent

  15. Hi Lori! Your Christmas carole book is such a sweet idea…I know your girls will love it…as will the ladies at the retirement home!
    And thank you for offering a sweet give-away, too!
    My favorite Christmas carol has always been “Joy to the World” because it is so festive.

  16. I don’t know if I have a favorite… However, I play piano and ‘Joy to the World’ is a fun one. Nice and perky!

  17. Your caroling book is so cute!! My fave Christmas song is White Christmas – must be sung by Bing Crosby though! Thanks for the chance to win.

  18. Your little book is just adorable! I really like the red-and-white string fastened along the spine; looks so cute!

    My favorite Christmas carol would have to be “Silent Night”…but really, I like them all, and listen to the year round…

    Thanks for a chance to win some candy!

  19. What great blog candy! My favorite is Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (and you have to add all the extras in to it!).

  20. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear!

    Thanks for the chance to win and Happy Thanksgiving!

  21. Carolyn Sharkas

    My favorite Christmas Carol is Silent Night.

    thanks so much

    ceashark at aol dot com

    carolyn s

  22. How cute is this?!! I’m sure your kids will have great fun with this, and create some wonderful holiday memories! Be sure and take pictures, as these times disappear right before your eyes!! My favorite Christmas Carol would have to be O Come All Ye Faithful – it just gives me goosebumps and brings tears to my eyes every time I heart it. Happy Thanksgiving and thanks for the chance to win!

  23. What fun! I am sure the girls will have a blast. Reminds me of taking my dd and our girl scout troop to the nursing home last year! They had a great time and the residents LOVED having the girls there to sing!
    Oh gosh I have to pick one favorite? I love them all but I guess Silent Night comes to mind first…Frosty is one of my favorite fun songs πŸ˜‰

  24. I just got some of this paper, isn’t it YUMMY??? Hmmm…let’s see…my favorite carol is O, Little Town of Bethlehem. Today, that is…

  25. My absolute favorite is Carol of the Bells but I love all Christmas carols. Happy Holidays!

  26. so is stepping on Polly Pocket shoes kinda like stepping on legos?! πŸ˜‰

    fave Christmas carol – probably ‘White Christmas’ or ‘Silent Night’. I like so many of them though. and like the other poster, I really enjoy the modern, ‘Mary Did You Know’. also the Newsboys, ‘Adoration’. okay, now I’ve given you 4. that’s me – over the top! :)

  27. Hi Lori,

    What a great project. I love the little cupcake, too cute! Fantastic blog candy too. I only have one Copic marker and would love to cross some of them off my wish list. My favorite Christmas Carol is a tough one. I like so many of them. Carol of the Bells and The Christmas Song.

    Cheers!
    D in FL

  28. Though many people really dislike it, my favorite is Drummer Boy. It really gets me into the spirit.

  29. What Child is this?
    I also like: Mary did you know?
    I love those cute cupcakes, Thanks for the chance to win!

  30. Carol of The Bells. Thanks for the chance to win these.

  31. That is such a cute little book–I love that twine too, I haven’t seen it around…yet. My favorite Christmas song (I don’t know if it’s a carol or not) is O Holy Night. Third Day has a version of it and I could listen to that song ALL season long!!

  32. SWEET!
    thanks for the chance to win!
    I LOVE jingle bells……….
    how corny is that?!
    happy holidays!

  33. Super cute book! My favorite Christmas carol would have to be Jingle Bells! Happy Holidays to you!

  34. Thanks for the chance to win these wonderful treats. What a fun project and a lasting memory you’re creating for your children.

    My favorite Christmas Carol is “JOY TO THE WORLD.” I love the energy it brings and the message is absolutely beautiful.

    HAPPY THANKSGIVING…and early Christmas. =)

  35. Aren’t you creative! I love your song book! My song would be Silent Night.

  36. Has been, still is, and always will be…Silent Night. Mannheim Steamroller’s version is beautiful. Have a blessed Thanksgiving!

  37. My favorite Christmas song is “I’m Gettin’ Nuttin’ for Christmas.” I remember singing it for a school program when I was a kid. It makes me laugh every time I hear it!

  38. favorite christmas carol?? i would have to say both joy to the world and silent night. have a great thanksgiving and thanks for the blog candy!

  39. I LOVE The First Noel. It reminds me of what the season is really all about.

  40. Cupcakes! I love them (am supposed to be on a diet but I won’t miss a chance to eat just one) and these stamps make it hard to resist them even more. My favorite Christmas carol is ‘I’ll be home for Christmas’. Every Thanksgiving and Christmas, I host a dinner for friends who have no family here in the islands and we spend the day celebrating our friendship. It brings me joy and happiness to be able to share my home with friends.

  41. My favorite Christmas carol is O’ Holy Night. It always brings back all my childhood memories of midnight candlelight church service in my hometown in New Jersey. Some of the best memories are wound around Christmas carols. Thank you for the chance to win some great blog candy. Happy Holidays

  42. I like the song, The Homecoming, by John Tesh. It’s instrumental, so not a carol you would sing but it’s fantastic. What nice blog candy you have to offer! Happy Thanksgiving!

  43. This is a tough question. I *love* Christmas!! I have so many favourite Christmas songs and Christmas carols.

    I *think* my favourite one would be….Carol of the Bells.

    This is a great project, and thanks for a chance to win.

  44. Love the thought of the book!

    My favorite Christmas carol is O Holy Night. :)

    Happy Thanksgiving!

  45. Has to be (Il Divo’s version of) O Holy Night.
    Your book is a great idea!! I’d be more than thrilled to win!!! Now, quick! go get all those Polly Pocket shoes–(I need to do the same!!)
    Happy Holidays!

  46. Happy Thanksgiving ! My favorite Christmas song is Im Dreaming of a White Christmas !

  47. Sleigh Ride…that is my favorite Christmas carol. When that song is played…it makes me smile. (like now) :)

    Happy Thanksgiving.

  48. My Favorite Christmas Carol is Joy to the World. I like almost every Christmas song, but that is definitely at the top of my list. Thanks for the chance to win. I don’t have very many copic markers and I really want that stamp set….it is just too cute.

  49. Oh this is too easy. My favorite Christmas Carol is I”m Dreaming of a White Christmas. Can’t wait to hear it!

    Robbie

  50. I love your caroling book. Sounds like a fun evening for your daughter & her friends. My favorite carols are “Silent Night” and “The First Noel.” I love Christmas music! Happy Thanksgiving to you & yours!

  51. Cool blog candy. Thanks for the chance to win.
    My favorite Christmas song is the Christmas song…chestnuts roasting on an open fire…. by Nat King Cole.
    Susan
    Happy holidays.

  52. Debbie Stelton

    Thanks for the chance to win some candy. I would have to say my favorite song would be The Little Drummer Boy. I always loved watching the children singing this song and their little cheeks puffing out as they say pa-rumpa-pum-pum.
    Have a wonderful Thanksgiving and TFS.

    Debbie/Phx AZ

  53. Lori, what a sweet idea of having a caroling party for your girls! My favorite carol is God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen. Happy Thanksgiving!

  54. Mmmm-favorite carol – Silent Night. And don’t you just love to see video of the houses all lit up to music????

  55. My favorite carol is Oh Holy Night. My favorite Christmas song is the Muppets singing the 12 Days of Christmas. Happy Thanksgiving!

  56. Great blog candy!!!!

    My favorite carol is Silent Night…. Every time I hear it I get tears in my eyes.

    Gaby

  57. Hi Lori. I love your project. I have a beagle named Cupcake and it reminds me of her. I also like the copic colors you used. My favorite Christmas song is O HOLY NIGHT (Mariah Carey does a great version). Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

  58. What a great job on the caroling book. TFS. My favorite carol is O Holy Night, but I am also fond of Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer.

  59. Oh, that’s a hard question, but I think my favorite is Wassail Wassail All Over the Town. And I want those markers! I’ve always wanted to try some Copic markers.

  60. Wow, majorly yummy candy!! I like “White Christmas”… probably because I grew up in Fort Lauderdale and didn’t really connect with the whole snow thing. Now I live in Idaho and RELISH the snow. It’s fun to watch the locals laugh and shake their heads in disbelief at me. Ten years and I still love snowy days!

  61. What a nice project, Lori, and it sounds like a great thing for the girls to be involved with. I remember making song books for my son’s scout group many years ago. [No, they didn’t look this nice] My favorite Christmas songs are Silent Night and Mary, did you know?. I guess I’ll be pulling out the holiday CD’s in a few days while the Christmas decor goes up. Happy Thanksgiving to all.

  62. Happy Thanksgiving To You and Yours… and double thanks for the chance to win great blog candy! My favorite holiday song is Dean Martin’s version of “It’s a Marshmallow World”…. hmmm, come to think of it, if I won the blog candy I could then make some cards using cupcakes and -marshmallow- icing {heheheheh}

  63. What a great way to make a song book.

  64. I love that card and those stamps are too cute! I guess you can call my favorite a Christmas carol, they play it every year on the radio here. It’s “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas”. It’s an old song sung by a little girl and it just tickles me every time I hear it!

  65. My favorite Christmas Carol is Silent Night. I love Christmas Music. Lori great job. Have a Happy Holiday
    Season. I would love to win this Blog Candy

  66. What a gorgeous project! I love that October Afternoon paper w/ the images – it’s perfect! My favorite Carol is Deck the Halls!

  67. Wish I could go caroling with you in small town America! My all time favorite Christmas carol is O Holy Night nothing can beat that,in my opinion, but my newer one is Mary Did You Know. Enjoy your blog but never post!

  68. Have a special Thanksgiving time.
    What a great job on the songbooks.
    My favorite Christmas song is Away in the Manger. I teach the prechool class at church and we sing it before the Christmas play begins each year. The little ones look so cute in their angel costumes as they sing their hearts out to loved ones in the congregation.
    Hugs

  69. My favorite Christmas carol is What Child is this.

  70. Oh, my goodness…thank you for the chance to win! My favorite Christmas song is Mary, Did You Know? It isn’t a carol but it leaves me with awe each time I listen to it! Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family Lori!

  71. The card you made is so nice. i like the way you made the little cupcakes sparkle. My favorite Christmas carol is “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”. Not sure if that is the title or not,but it has that verse in it. Have a great Thanksgiving day!!

    Gail
    Booboostamper@aol.com

  72. My favorite Christmas carol is “Mary, did you know?” I just love that song. They usually sing it in church on Christmas morning and it is beautiful.

  73. Jingle Bells is so much fun to sing with the kids

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  75. Martie (Dayton)

    Darling – Copic markers too – pick me.

  76. Hi Lori!
    What a cute Christmas card. It certainly puts me into a festive mood! My favourite Christmas carol is O Holy Night, sung by Michael Crawford. Love his voice!

  77. Silent night is my all time favorite…

  78. I just love your creation. It is absolutely adorable and brought a smile to my face. Your girls will love it too.
    My favorite Christmas song is Away in the Manger b/c my little girl sings it year round. She doesn’t know all of the words yet but she does sing “the Little Lord Jesus lay down His sweet head” at the top of her lungs and with such joy that it makes me smile. Why do they haave to grow up so quickly?

  79. That is TOO cute!! Great idea for your little girls! You are so thoughtful, too to spread the joy to others in the community.
    My favorite carol is “Joy to the World.”

  80. I love your blog. Thanks for the chance at a giveaway. Twelve Days of Christmas is my fave.

  81. Love the card song thing! What a great candy give away too! Favorite Christmas Carol has to be The Little Drummer boy. Reason:My father always sings that in the choir at Christmas and has a special part of the drums. He prums the entire song. Try doing that one it is not easy makes the song sound really cool with the choir!
    Denise Wells
    mamascollections@aol.com

  82. Love your card…TFS..Fave carol..The 12 days of Christmas(Hawaiian style)Have an awesome Thanksgiving…

  83. Darlene Gabriel

    What a cute “caroling” booklet. I’m sure your girls will treasure them and the memories of the evening with their friends coming up. What a special thing to do.
    I love Christmas carols and it’s hard to chose but “Mary Did You Know?” is probably my favourite newer one and “O Holy Night” is my favourite traditional one.
    Thank you for you generous offering of a chance to win this blog candy.

  84. My fav Christmas Carol is “Little Drummer Boy”. There’s something about that carol that always brings tears to my eyes. Ty for the chance for an awesome give away. Happy Turkey Day to ya!
    lablady2007@juno.com

  85. Besides the familiar Silent Night, I really like Silver Bells and lots more!! Grin. Thanks for a chance to win.

  86. The songbooks are adorable. What fun the girls will have going caroling. I laughed so hard when you said you colored the images while under the hair dryer. I never would have thought of doing that. Gives new meaning to multitasking. Thanks so much for sharing your art, making me laugh and offering some awesome blog cany. Happy Thanksgiving.

  87. Pick me Pick me!! Friday is my Birthday and what an awesome gift this would be!!!! My favorite Christmas carol is “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” if makes me think of Home Alone (the movie)!!

  88. Adorable card! Taylor’s stamps are too cute. Thanks for the chance to win! Silent Night is my favorite Christmas song.

  89. I really love your little cute book. My favorite Christmas Carol is Silent Night sung by Mahalia Jackson of course. Happy Thanksgiving! Thank you so much for a chance to win!

  90. This is adorable. How cute is that to make a little song book! Great job, love those Taylor stamps!!!
    Thanks for the chance to win too! Those are fantastic. My favorite Christmas carol is O Holy Night, because I just love the story in the song. I think it is beautiful.

  91. Wow, what wonderful Thanksgiving blog candy! YUM! My favorite Christmas carol is “What Child is This”. I love songs that are written in a minor key. Thanks for a chance to win some great candy.

  92. One of my favorites is “Angels We Have Heard On High”. Cute project too – I need to get out that patterned paper and play with it too!

  93. Christmas is coming early for someone! Let’s see, my favorite Christmas carole is Just a Baby Boy by Steve Free. If you haven’t heard this you have to find it. It is beautiful and tells the story of Jesus in a new way.

  94. This little song book is a great idea! I hope it has my favorite Christmas carol in it – O Holy Night. Can’t wait to see if I win the blog candy!!

  95. Christmas is coming early for someone…hope it’s me. Anyway, my favorite Christmas carole is a newer song. It is “Just a Baby Boy” by Steve Free. He tells the story of Jesus’ birth in a different way. It is beautiful. I hope you all try to find it.

  96. What a great give away! My favourite Christmas song is O Holy Night.

  97. My favorite carol is “Silent Night.” Hands down. I can hear it a million different times… if you ever get a chance, go to Bronner’s in Frankenmuth, Michigan and visit the Silent Night Chapel. Beautiful.

  98. My favorite Christmas carol is “Oh Holy Night” – thanks for the chance to win!!

  99. My favorite hands down is O Holy Night hands down. It always puts a shiver in my spine and a tear in my eye.

    Love it

  100. I think it’s a tie between traditional “White Christmas” and fun “Santa Claus is coming to town”. It depends on my mood. I love singing Christmas carols and I play Christmas music all month long. I used to work with the deaf, and both these songs are good ones to sign, too, so sometimes I’ll catch myself signing them as I sing! Happy Turkey Day, everyone!

  101. Although I love all the traditional songs, Come On Ring Those Bells sang by Evie is still my fave! I remember dancing around the house with my kids(when they were little) during the holiday season.

  102. Cute card! My fav Christmas carol is Do You Hear What I Hear? It is so hard to find!

  103. My favorite Christmas carol is The Christmas Song. Happy Thanksgiving!

  104. O Little Town of Bethlehem has been my favorite since childhood.

  105. Hi Lori,
    I love Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree! I can hardly believe it’s time to get out my Christmas music!! Thanks for the chance to win and have a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!

  106. Before stating my favorite carol, I’ve got to tell you that you inspired much of my gift-giving for Christmas this year with your Divine Design scripture cards; thank you! My all-time favorite carol is Joy to the World, but I also love a newer one “Mary, Did You Know?”

  107. Darling project. What a fun thing for your girls to help you with.
    My favorite carol is Winter Wonderland, Silver Bells, Silent Night and Mary did you know.

  108. Lori your song books are just darling! I can picture little girls singing like angels, even with cupcake crumbs all around. It’s those moments like that I have marked in my brain and never want to forget of my children growing up! I Enjoy so enjoy your writing.
    My favorite song for Christmas is “Away in a Manger”. I always sang it to my GrandDaughter when she was going down for a nap. Even in the Summer! LOL… It always soothed her. Just love it!
    Thanks for the chance at the drawing! Hope you enjoy your family time for the Holiday….
    Cynde

  109. Oh my favorite Christams carol is 12 Days of Christmas!

  110. I love your caroling book, what a wonderful idea. My favorite Christmas song is White Christmas followed very closely by Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer. Thank you for the chance to win such cute stamps and some wonderful copics.

  111. Lavonne (tweetygirl)

    Hi Lori,
    my favorite Christmas carol is Silent Night. I’d forgotten about Mary Did You Know? until reading some of the other responses. It has to be sung by Mark Lowry though! Love his voice!!!
    Very cute songbook for your girls.

  112. Oh what an adorable project!! I just got some of that paper – so cute!! Love the set – thanks for the chance to win Lori!! I think my favorite would be Joy to the World, it just says everything perfectly!!

  113. Hmm favorite xmas carol…silent night….

    The female group, Wilson Phillips, did what is my favorite rendition of this..

  114. Sharon Ferreira

    What yummy thoughts they give you!! I just want to run out and make my own edible cupcakes!! Yummy mummy! Wishing you a Happy & Blessed Thanksgiving. You always provide such beautiful inspiration. Thanks – luv Sharon Ferreira

  115. I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day is my favorite carol. It is so hopeful and sweet. :)

  116. Very cute! My grandaughter loves to sing. She will be 7 on Christmas Day!

  117. Stunning project you made. And awesome candy. My favorite carol is Silent night. Thanks for the chance to win.
    x Natasha x

  118. Hi This is a great giveaway….thanks! My favorite carol is…ummmm I love them all. How about O Little Town of Bethlehem.

  119. Hello! Thanks for the opportunity to win this sweet candy! My favourite Christmas song is “Jingle Bells”. Happy Thanksgiving to you! I’ve visited Sharon’s blog too…

  120. I always get tired of them by the time Christmas is over, but I always love to hear Little Drummer Boy and O Holy Night. Thanks for letting us play along to win some Christmas gifts for ourselves.

  121. Lori, Lori, Lori! What a fabulous idea and something that I don’t think I’ve seen before. Our neighbors have two little ones who were caroling this evening – as one of the kids forgot the lyrics, it made for a very cute moment when he started laughing because he got the verse wrong..then the others laughed and tried to pick it back up- just sooo cute~! Thanks for the chance to win …my favorites are Walking in a winter wonderland and little drummer boy.

  122. So cute! Love the music theme going on here1 Always fabulous, always fun!

  123. I love Polish carols, but they are not soo well known as those in English, I like Silent Night too

  124. Oh I love your idea for the book, and what a great thing to do for the kids! I know they will have a blast! My favorite Christmas Carol of all time is Silent Night. It gives me chills when I hear Il Divo sing it, love it! Thank you so much for the chance to win your fabulous blog candy!
    :)
    Kim P.

  125. Hi- What nice blog candy you are offering us! I love the markers but have yet to own any so this would be a real SWEET treat to win! My favorite carol is “What Child Is This”- Happy Holidays to everyone! Hugs Kay

  126. love your card. my favourite carol, hard to pick, but when i think of a song ‘oh come all ye faithful’ pops into my head.
    have a great holiday.

  127. Your Carol folder is beautiful. I’m sure the girls will have fun. I love Christmas carols but “O Come All Ye Faithful” is one of my favorites!

  128. Wonderful giveaway…love your work..Suzanne

  129. Oh!!! Cupcakes and Copics…what a Sweet Prize!!
    My Favorite christmas Carol is White Christmas….

  130. What a lovely project! It’s so hard to choose, but my favorite carol is probably Silent Night. Thank you for the wonderful blog candy!
    debra~

  131. Thanks Lori for the opportunity! What a beautiful card you’ve created! I love music, so this is a hard one. I so like the song, “Do You Hear What I Hear?”, with its simple message. BUT…I love “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas”! What a fun song to sing along with while you’re cleaning (or stamping)! Happy Thanksgiving to you and all your family!

  132. Tiffaney in VA

    Happy Thanksgiving! Thanks for the chance to win. What a wonderful project you’ve created. I just love the tiny glittered cuppies. My favorite Christmas carol is “The Little Drummer Boy”. Now will you share your favorite carol with us?

  133. Wow, what a great project! I have to say that my favorite Christmas carol, as corny as it sounds is: “Here comes Santa Claus” – I love everything Santa!

  134. Very cute project. I love all Christmas music especially music by Bing Crosby. Love to go for sleigh rides so guess I’ll say Jingle bells.

  135. Stephanie Sheridan

    Oh the holidays songs are so fun to sing and my favorite would be “O Holy Night”. Have fun. Thank you for sharing.

  136. Ohhh…I want to win! What an awesome give away! You are so sweet! I have so many favorites….Bing Crosby is one of my favorites and White Christmas is a favorite. I also love the good ol’ Christmas songs like Silent Night too….(See this is hard!) =) Thanks for a chance to win!!!

  137. Peggy S. From Ohio

    Bless You for making memories for your girls! Favorite Christmas carol would be “The First Noel”, ‘cuz of the memories of my daughter learning to play it on the piano.

  138. My favorite Christmas carol is, “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing.” There are so many great carols – it was hard to choose!

    Thanks for sharing your cupcake project!

  139. My favorite Christmas carol is White Christmas. For me Christmas music is as important as the decorations and food. Thanks for the chance to win some great blog candy. HAPPY THANKSGIVING Ann Lind

  140. What great blog candy! My favorite Christmas song is by Celine – You’re my Angel. (of course, now it’s stuck in my head for the rest of the day!) :)

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  142. What a cute card! Fav Christmas carol… thats a hard one, like so many, can’t pick just one. : (

  143. Lori: I love the caroling book. My favorite Christmas carol is “Silent Night”. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.

  144. My favorite Christmas carol is “White Christmas”. Thank you for the chance to win!

  145. My most favorite christmas song is this is my Christmas Wish….Thanks for the chance to win and have a wonderful
    Thanksgiving.

  146. My favorite christmas song is This is My Christmas Wish….Thanks for the chance to win and have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

  147. Gorgeous card and great colors! Who wouldn’t want to win your blog candy? My favorite Christmas song is ‘Hark the Herald Angels Sing’……….

  148. I love “Hark, The Harold Angels Sing”, oh heck…I love them all !
    Claudia
    scfranson@charter.net

  149. My favorite son is O Holy Night.

    Thanks for a chance to win. This is my first visit to your blog but it won’t be my last. I have added you to my reader.

    Thanks for a chance to win and have a great day.

  150. What a Beautiful Card!! It is so hard to pick just one favorite song for this time of year but I think I would have to say ” Silent Night”.

    Thank you for the chance to win!!

  151. THanks for the chance! Would love to give those sweet cupcakes a cozy home for Christmas :)
    My all time fav is O Christmas Tree, have a great Thanksgiving!

  152. Bonnie aka raduse

    Cute project. I have two favorite songs; mostly because my mom used to sing them so well. What Child Is This and Adeste Fideles(?) otherwise known as the latin version of Come All Ye Faithful. I so miss my mom singing both of these at Christmas.

  153. Thanks for sharing your lovely song book.
    I love the traditional Christmas songs, but if I had to pick one, I think I would say “Mary, Did You Know?” (a more contemporary one)
    Thanks for the chance to win the candy.
    Happy Thanksgiving.

  154. White Christmas is my favorite. Love what you did!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

  155. Hi Lori and Happy Thanksgiving. Your cards are truly an inspiration to us all. My favorite Christmas carol is “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” ..it always brings a smile to my face.

  156. I love Come All Ye Faithful.

    Happy Thanksgiving & thanks for the awesome giveaway!

    Angie

  157. Beautifull x-mas card. love the colours and cute image.
    My favorite x-mas carol is: Do they know it’s x-mas time from Band-aid.
    Keeps reminding me of people that won’t have x-mas with a lot of food and presents with x-mas every year.
    Makes me feel very blessed to have everything, although we keep complaining that things are expensive.

    Have a great day,
    xoxo Karin

  158. what yummy blog candy!
    I hope you and your family have a fabulous day!

  159. Hello! I’d have to say that one of my favorite Christmas Carols is “Come Let Us Adore Him”. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

  160. My favorite Christmas song is Adeste Fideles (0 Come All Ye Faithful). Although, I do also love it when Band-Aid’s song “Do They Know It’s Christmas” comes on the radio.

  161. My favorite is Go Tell It on the Mountain. I love it. I also adore Silent Night. Merry Christmas
    Heather

  162. My favorite Christmas song is Elvis’ Blue Christmas! I love when it’s time to break out that CD!

  163. Oh My, these are wonderfully sweet candies! My favorite holiday song? Well, if I had to just pick one it would be Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree. It’s so fun to sing along with and dance to with my kiddos. BTW, I think it would be very fun and entertaining to watch your little girls sing and throw cupcake crumbs! LOL!

  164. Your project is so adorable. I loved to carold when I was in jr high and high school. My favorite Christmas Carol is an oldie but I so love to hear to What Child Is This. One of my favorite modern day songs would be Irving Berlin’s White Christmas sang by Bing Crosby of course.

    Thanks for the opp to win the awesome blog candy. I do not have any Copics yet and would love to try them. Of course any of Taylors sets would find a place of love on my shelves. darlene

  165. Cute project, thanks for the chance to win. My favorite Christmas song is “Silent Night”.

  166. It doesn’t get much better than cupcakes and caroling. I have fond memories of caroling with a church group when I was younger and living where it’s colder. The caroling books are darling.

    My favorite Christmas Carol is most certanily Silent Night but I have a couple of close favorites like Oh Holy Night and What Child is this? I think all of those songs are so beautiful and peaceful.

  167. Hi, I love your card – my favorite Christmas carol is “O Holy Night”. It’s so beautiful to be at church and hear that song! Happy Thanksgiving to all in the US.

  168. I have many favs, but my all time fav would be Silver Bells. Thanks for the chance to win.
    Happy Thanksgiving!

  169. I think one of my most favorites is White Christmas. Does that count as a carol?? πŸ˜‰

    Christmas time is one of my favorites because of all the Christmas carols and hymns.

    Happy Thanksgiving!!

  170. oh my gosh, what a beautiful project!!!!

    My favorite Christmas carol is O Holy Night, not that I have the voice to sing it… heheh

  171. What a great project!

    My favorite Christmas carol is “Baby it’s Cold Outside”

  172. Great idea for a songbook! So cute, too. My favorite Christmas carol is an unusual one, “Good King Wenceslas”
    which I learned to play on the piano at age 8 and then on the violin at age 53. King Wenceslas was actually the King of Bohemia during the 10th century.

  173. Jingle Bells is such an ageless carol. Love the idea of your song book, but the best part are those tiny glittered cupcakes. Thanks for the chance to win.

  174. A wonderfully sweet song book (ah making good memories)
    My favorite Christmas song is, Oh Holy Night.

  175. Wow, that’s some awesome blog candy!!!

    My favourite Christmas carol is “White Christmas”, especially from the movie of the same name :)

  176. Oh my goodness what an adorable card you made! The blog candy is to_die_for!!

    My favorite Christmas carol is Joy to the World. I’ve loved that song every since I was little bitty.

    Hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

  177. My favorite Christmas song is “White Christmas”. It reminds me of my childhood Christmas days.

    I really love the stamp sets and what you have done with them.

    Thanks for keeping up a great blog.

  178. Love the idea of a song book and so cute!!

    My fave carol is probably Silent Night – it’s just so sweet and peaceful.

  179. Thanks for a chance.. my favorite song would have to be O HOLY NIGHT.

    That is such a cute book..love the idea…

    Happy Thanksgiving

  180. I would have to say that my favorite traditional song is Silent Night.
    Thanks for offering up such awesome blog candy!

  181. My favorite Christmas song is the Amy Grant/Michael W Smith class “Emmanuel.” Not exactly a traditional Christmas carol but my favorite nonetheless! Love the glitter on the mini-cupcakes.

  182. Love this caroling book! What a great keepsake/tradition for the kids. My favorite song is probably ‘White Christmas’.

  183. My favorite Christmas song, is Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. I remember riding around in the car with my mother when I was little, and we would sing so many carols. I loved that! Thanks for the chance at your giveaway! Happy Thanksgiving!

    April :)

  184. Love the stamp set! My favorite carol is Silent Night.

  185. My favourite carol would have to be Hark the Herald Angels Sing. This is what the carolers were singing the night my Dad was born. As the seventh son in the family his parents were running out of names, hence he was called Harold.
    Thanks for sharing all your creative talent and thank you also for this opportunity to win some sweet candy. Lilian

  186. I guess Silent night would be the favorite carol. I LOVE all the music by Trans Siberian Orchestra.

  187. Although the giveaway is FABBY, I WOULD love to hear you and your little girls sing Christmas Carols…How cool is that? Your songbook is amazing…I am gonna “borrow” that idea! My ABSOLUTE FAVORITE Christmas song is “Joy To The World”! but I have yet to hear a Christmas song I don’t like…they’re all GREAT! Thanks for the chance!
    Happy Thanksgiving!

  188. I would have to say jingle bells!!!

  189. What a cute project! I bet the girls will love them! I love just about all Christmas songs, but My favorite is O holy Night. Thanks for the chance to win! Happy Thanksgiving!

  190. My favorite Christmas carol? I have to pick one? I guess it would be….Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. I just love the story!

  191. Away in a Manger is my favorite carol.

  192. My favorite Christmas Carolis O Holy Night….I can’t sing it but I love it whe someone else does. Thanks for sharing. SharriC

  193. I love these stamps… they are so darling. My favorite christmas carol — What child is this

  194. Chris R. from Iowa

    My favorite is Silver Bells. I have never known quite why but it brings blurry eyes out! I know we sang it in 5th grade Christmas pagent and I was all choked up then. Something sure triggers the tears. But, I tend to like a lot of other songs probably just as well on other days. Anyway, thanks for a chance to win. Love your blog and all your creative ideas! Happy holidays!

  195. Happy Thanksgiving! My favorite carol is Joy To The World. Of course, I like lots of others almost as much! Thanks for sharing through your blog.

  196. Sheri Danielson

    My favorite carol is Silent Night – not a big surprise, huh? I just discovered your blog and love your work. Some great inspiration
    – thanks!

  197. My favorite carol is Oh Holy Night. Your songbook is adorable, I haven’t gone caroling for years. I’m sure the ladies at the home will really enjoy it. Thanks for a chance to win the blog candy!

  198. LOVE this!!!
    Hmmm….I just love Christmas music in general, don’t think I have an absolute fave!

  199. It really is so hard to choose. I love so many Christmas Songs, Silent Night might just be my favorite – it is so peaceful and beautiful and always makes me cry at least once during the season to hear/sing it. But I also love many others like Sleigh Ride, The Christmas Song, Silver Bells, Silver and Gold, Carol of the Bells, and so many others. Thank you for such a wonderful opportunity to win these goodies! Happy Thanksgiving.

  200. I love silent night….there is just something about someone singing that song that makes me tear up. I also love “so this is christmas” partial to the rock version from shinedown

  201. I enjoy a good classic Christmas song, specifically The Christmas Song by Nat King Cole.

  202. The Natalie Cole version of Jingle Bells on the latest version of Miracle on 34th Street with Mara Wilson. She sings it with more energy and pizzaz than the traditional way. Thanks for the giveaway!

  203. There is something so classic about Silent Night — that is my fave… but there are so many that are close seconds! I sure hope I win ;^)* Thanks so much for the chance, and for all you share with us.

  204. What a great blog candy!!! I hope I can wint this.. LOL.

    Silent night!! Thats my favorite!!

  205. I love love love your song book,so great for little girls.My favorite christmas song is Silent Night. Thank you for the chance,God Bless you and your family.

  206. My favorite song is “Whine winter hymnal” from Fleet Foxes. Thanks for a chance to win! Greetings from Belgium, Annelies

  207. Wow, what wonderful blog candy! And such a sweet thing for your daughters! My favorite Christmas song is a tie–Silent Night and White Christmas. I still have the sheet music for White Christmas that my mother had back in the 40s, so it has real sentimental value for me. Thanks for the chance to win!
    LeAnne

  208. Happy Thanksgiving to you first of all :)! Secondly, I would have to say my favorite Christmas song would have to be “Silent Night”. Thanks for this chance to win some goodies :)!

    Hugs,
    catherine
    http://www.mystampinggrounds.blogspot.com
    catlevy@eastlink.ca

  209. Love your card and love all the details. My favorite Christmas Carol would have to be Silver Bells. Thanks for a chance.

  210. That is a tough question. I have many favorites. I think that I will go with What Child is This. Thanks for sharing.

  211. First of all I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. I have many favorite Christmas carols, my favorite is Mary Did You know. Have a great day!

  212. What an adorable idea for a caroling book!!! And what a hard question! I thing my favorite carol would be “THE HOLLY AND THE IVY” it is so unique, symbolic and ties Christmas and Easter together beautifully.

  213. That paper and the stamps are just ADORABLE! One of my all-time favorites is “Of the Father’s Love Begotten” – I know, it’s not a common one at all! Other favorites are “Bring a Torch, Jeanette Isabella, He Is Born, the Divine Christ Child” and “Still Still Still”. We had a very special Thanksgiving. Our sweet little granddaughter, who is only 9 months old, came down the stairs wearing a sweatshirt saying “I’m going to be a big sister!” We were shocked! Our own kids are spaced just under 2 years apart, and these two will be only 17 months apart! My daughter and her DH will have two babies on their hands! I can’t wait! I still can’t believe it….

    God bless!
    Susan, aka Soozie4Him

  214. My favorite Christmas carol is the Little Drummer Boy. I’ve always loved the style of the song and its meaning.

  215. My favorite Christmas carol is Carol of the Bells. Whenever I hear it, I stop and listen! Thanks for the Blog Candy offer! I hope I win! lol! I love Taylor’s little cupcake folks!

  216. My favorite Christmas song is Mary Did You Know, it always touches my heart. Thanks for such a fun chance to win some great goodies!

  217. Happy thankgsiving i hope you had a great holiday my favorite christmas is jingle bells. I just love the thought of riding in a sleigh with snow on the ground all nice and warm with the sound of sleigh bells.

  218. Oh Holy Night!! Love it, thanks!!

  219. O little town of Bethlehem, is one of my favorites. Love your card! Thanks for the chance to win!

  220. JOY TO THE WORLD….Great song…Love it!!!
    And I love your blog! You do beautiful work; it was a treat to look at all of your creations. πŸ˜‰

  221. Hi Lori, What a GREAT idea for the songbook project! You are very creative – thanks for the inspiration. My favorite Christmas carol is that “Fa la la la la” song because I can remember the chorus words!!

  222. my favorite christmas carol is The Twelve Days of Christmas-so fun to sing!

  223. So many songs to choose from! I would have to say that my favorite Christmas song is “It Came Upon a Midnight Clear.”

  224. Great project! My favorite is The Little Drummer Boy…love the Rankin/Bass childrens show too!!

  225. WOW! What incredible blog candy! My favorite Christmas carol is “What Child is This”. Thanks for the chance to win!

  226. Thanks for the chance to win this great blog candy!
    My favorite song has to be “Ill be home for Christmas”.

  227. I have to go with the 12 Days of Christmas as a favorite carol!! By the 12th day, everyone pretty much knows the song real well. Thank you for the chance.

  228. Growing up we had an antique pump organ that was out-of-tune. No one in our family played, but one day I had an old music book and kept experimenting until I could play “Hark the Herald Angels Sing” on the crazy thing. My family had to suffer through my playing that for years. For that reason, it is my favorite.

  229. Angels We Have Heard On High!! Always was my favorite to sing – love the Glo-oooo-ooo-ria part! :)

  230. Silent Night is my favorite….But I do like most all Christmas carols.

  231. White Christmas is one of my favorite Christmas songs. Thanks for the to win!

  232. O Little Town of Bethlehem is mine! Now that Thanksgiving is over, I can begin to think of Christmas!

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