Tamara Out Loud

TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! Archive

Saturday

24

December 2011

10

COMMENTS

TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas: Gifts 11 & 12!

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Today wraps up TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! I’ve had a lot of fun with it and hope you have too. Thanks so much to everyone who commented on Epiphanies and Other Manifestations and entered to receive Gift 11 or Gift 12! I’m going to announce the recipient of each gift here, but remember– this is a white elephant gift exchange!

Thursday

22

December 2011

68

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Guest Post: “Epiphanies and Other Manifestations”

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TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! I hope you’ve been having as much fun with this as I have! The final gifts, 11 and 12, are up for grabs today! To throw your name in the hat, leave a comment on this guest post. (To leave a comment without playing, just add, “No gifts, please!”) I’ll announce the recipients tomorrow evening. Regular Gift: I promote your blog/website/cause in one of my blog posts. White Elephant Gift: I search bomb you. (What’s this all about?       Gifts 1 & 2      Gifts 3 & 4 Gifts 5 & 6         [...]

Tuesday

20

December 2011

14

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Saturday

17

December 2011

11

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Friday

16

December 2011

53

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Guest Post: “What is Peace?”

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TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! Gifts 7 and 8 are up for grabs today! To throw your name in the hat, leave a comment on this guest post. (To leave a comment without playing, just add, “No gifts, please!”) I’ll announce the recipients tomorrow evening. Regular Gift: You choose the topic of a post I write. White Elephant Gift: I virtually haunt you on Twitter for a day with a feigned strong emotion of my choosing (e.g. indignation, adoration, etc.). (What’s this all about?           Gifts 1 & 2            Gifts 3 & 4          Gifts 5 & 6) [...]

Wednesday

14

December 2011

74

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Running

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TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! Gifts 5 and 6 are up for grabs today! To throw your name in the hat, leave a comment on this post. (To leave a comment without playing, just add, “No gifts, please!”) I’ll announce the recipients tomorrow evening. Regular Gift: I review/edit/advise on a post/document/manuscript sample of yours (800 words or fewer) or offer a general critique of your blog. White Elephant Gift: I send you a tacky Florida postcard. (What’s this all about?           Gifts 1 & 2            Gifts 3 & 4) _________________________________________________________ Head is clouded, Heart heavy. Choice [...]

Monday

12

December 2011

80

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The Christmas Cod

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TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! Gifts 3 and 4 are up for grabs today! To throw your name in the hat, leave a comment on this post. (To leave a comment without playing, just add, “No gifts, please!”) I’ll announce the recipients tomorrow evening. Regular Gift: I guest post for you. White Elephant Gift: I send you a homemade Christmas card. (Note: I am artistically disinclined.) (What’s this all about?) _________________________________________________________ Shenanigans. Hijinks. Practical jokes. You expect them on April Fool’s Day. Maybe even on Halloween. But Christmas pranks? I wouldn’t have believed it except that I’ve seen it at [...]

Saturday

10

December 2011

22

COMMENTS

Friday

9

December 2011

80

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Guest Post: “The Sheep Graveyard”

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TOL’s 12 Gifts of Christmas! Gifts 1 and 2 are up for grabs today! To throw your name in the hat, leave a comment on this guest post. (To leave a comment without playing, just add, “No gifts, please!”) I’ll announce the recipients tomorrow evening. Regular Gift: My worship team and I record your favorite Christmas song. White Elephant Gift: I leave an IYKWIM/TWSS/Ahem comment on your blog. (What’s this all about?) _________________________________________________________ Today’s guest post comes from Shawn Smucker. His most recent book, My Amish Roots, explores the roles of family, death, life, tradition, and legacy against the backdrop [...]