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Friday Favorite: You

March 25th, 2011

I can’t list any more Friday Favorites without mentioning YOU, yep you, all my readers and commenters. I appreciate that you take the time to come here each day, read my post and leave a comment. I read through all the comments and they always brighten my day. Anyone who writes a blog knows how exciting it is to get comments and I certainly appreciate all the thoughtful and informative tips you share.

I also love that some of you send me gifts. Recently I received a box of beautiful lemons from someone’s back yard tree, a bag of Living Nutz (which were delicious), a glittery scarf from a reader in Yugoslavia, seeds from the Netherlands, and an offer for guest passes to Longwood Gardens this summer and dinner when I’m passing by when we head out west this summer.

There are evenings when I don’t feel like writing a post, but then I remember that there are thousands of you out there waiting (not to mention if I don’t post I get frantic e-mails asking if everything is all right). You certainly make it worthwhile to sit down and spend some time writing about something each and every evening.

So THANK YOU, from all of us here at Chiot’s Run.

I finally remembered to pick a winner for the collection of Cooking Light Cookbooks that I no longer needed. Our winner is Brittany P, congrats. If you dont’ get my e-mail send me your address via the contact button in the sidebar so I can get them mailed off to you.

15 Comments to “Friday Favorite: You”
  1. Renee on March 25, 2011 at 5:04 am

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    • Susy on March 25, 2011 at 7:00 am

      Thanks, great article!

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  2. Brittany P. on March 25, 2011 at 8:17 am

    I too know how wonderful the comments can be.

    Thank you so much for choosing me to have these great cookbooks. I know they will get much use in my home. I am so excited to have won and this is the first thing I have ever won! ;) And thank you for an awesome blog.

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  3. Nebraska Dave on March 25, 2011 at 8:19 am

    Well, I’m not sure about other folks but for me your blog is a must read every morning to get my day started.

    Have a great blogging day.

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  4. Monique on March 25, 2011 at 8:46 am

    I don’t ever leave comments, but I am leaving one today because I wanted you to know that I read your blog every morning as well.

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  5. Mary W on March 25, 2011 at 9:31 am

    I have your blog filed under Morning Coffee. I really appreciate that you take the time to post something daily.

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  6. Vivian on March 25, 2011 at 9:48 am

    I don’t comment often but I definitely look forward to your daily entires! I have learned so much from your blog. I have ordered Meyer lemons twice from the Lemon Ladies Orchard and coconut oil from
    Tropical Traditions. Love both and am now trying my hand at seed starting. Love your recipes and have tried a couple…yummy! Thanks for your hard work!

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  7. Michelle on March 25, 2011 at 10:09 am

    What nice gifts! People in the blog world can be so kind…and generous! (Beautiful photo of the lemons..)

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  8. kristin @ going country on March 25, 2011 at 10:57 am

    You’re the only other person I know (or read, I should say) who also posts I appreciate that. Also, I like your photos. Carry on.

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  9. Lee on March 25, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    I love your blog. The first thing I do in the morning is to read your blog with a cup of hot tea. That’s how I start my day. : )

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  10. Marcia on March 25, 2011 at 4:05 pm

    Believe me Suzy, us readers get just as big of a kick out of you commenting on our comments than you get getting them.

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  11. Kaytee on March 25, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    I thank you very much for posting each day. Being fairly new to establishing gardens, and doing it organically, your blog is one of the best resources. And seeing how much hard work you put into your gardens inspires me to work harder in mine. (And I absolutely LOVE your pictures)

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  12. KimH on March 25, 2011 at 8:25 pm

    If I had my druthers, I’d be where I could do many of the things you blog about.. however, I must bloom where I’ve been planted so reading your blog about the things you do are the next best thing..
    I’ve really enjoyed finding it and spending my time here.. and look forward to more of it! :D

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  13. kellie on March 25, 2011 at 11:00 pm

    Thank you for putting in the time and effort that you do. A lot of people like me probably read everyday but very rarely leave comments due to shyness and that what you want to say has already been said by 20 other people. But if cosmic thoughts go out in the universe hopely you feel the appreciation of those of us who don’t say it often and if they don’t then I am saying it now big thanks you make my morning : )

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