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Seven Random Facts

Thank you,Nina Crittendenfor tagging my blog with this shiny Versatile Blogger Award. Not so sure how versatile my blog is, but don't-look-a-gift-horse-in-the-mouth, so they say. Here are the directions, I need to:

Thank the person who bestowed the award on youList seven random facts about yourself — seven... eegads!Spread the love by passing along the award to five other bloggers – and let them know
Thanks again, Nina! Best wishes for 2012! *hugs* Nina is a great friend and an awesome blogger.

Ok, Seven Random Facts about me...

1. I love to garden. Not the plant your pansies in a pot kind of gardening, I like to get down and dirty: build rock gardens; dig holes; move plants and haul dirt in my trusty-wheel barrow.  I spend all winter scheming which patch of grass will succumb to my next hostile take-over. wa-ha-ha! 2. I love to cross country ski. I spend Minnesota's other season, "Not-Winter" getting in shape so I don't hurt myself. -wish me luck, I'll need it. P…
Congrats to Yvette Piette Herrera, the winner of the SCBWI Tomie dePaola contest:, and to all those who placed! Good job! 

Thank you, Diandra Mae for creating the blog which features our Tomie dePaola Facebook group submissions: Click here to see more than 200 out of the total 300 submissions.

I can't wait to try again next year.