Thursday, January 30, 2014

Special Month of Birthday Give-Aways - I'm Giving Away Isabelle, the American Girl Doll Girl of the Year 2014!

Yes, I'm happy to announce, I will be giving away the new American Girl Doll Girl of the
Year 2014; Isabelle! She literally just arrived on my door-step and I have to say I LOVE her glittery gold shoes and the sequins on her shirt! (Apparently little girls and grandmas love sparkles!!!) 

At any rate, I'm giving Isabelle away on May 24, 2014 . . . I know this is a ways away, but it is fun to have special give-aways during my grandma's cookie jar's month of special birthday give-aways (the month of May) and what could be more "fun" than giving away an American Girl doll?!!!

So . . . stay tuned for more information about Isabelle over the coming months and feel free to enter the give-away . . . you will receive entries in the following ways . . . 
  • First of all, you must be over the age of 18 to enter this give-away and you must live in the USA
  • You will receive one entry each time I post about Isabelle if you comment; for example, you will receive one entry this time if you comment and share what your favorite doll was when you were a child - my favorite doll was a doll called Kissy Baby! (I had the one in the blue dress!)
  • You will also receive one entry each time I post if you share the post - one entry for each share, but you need to comment to let me know if you share so I can be sure you receive all your entries
  • You will also receive a one-time entry for each way you follow grandma's cookie jar - one for following on facebook, one for google+, one for following by email, etc. Please comment to let me know which ways you follow grandma's cookie jar so I can give you your entry for these as well!
Thank you for reading grandma's cookie jar and for sharing it with the people you know! I look forward to letting you know all about Isabelle . . . and to ultimately giving her away!

87 comments:

  1. Baby Alive I think was the name of my favorite doll! My mom says I carried her everywhere!

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    1. I remember Baby Alive dolls! Thank you for reading grandma's cookie jar!

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    1. American Girl Dolls are lovely and Samantha certainly is! Thank you for reading grandma's cookie jar!

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  3. I loved my Baby Alive, too, until I took her in the bathtub. Little water bugs started pouring out of her mouth! My favorite doll was my Holly Hobby doll. I still have her. She sits on my kitchen cabinet where I can see her.

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    1. That may have made me never want another doll!!! I remember Holly Hobby - I LOVE rag dolls! Thank you for reading grandma's cookie jar!

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  4. I'm a Facebook fan- Paula Skinner Hafner

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  5. My favorite doll was my 18" Madame Alexander baby doll.
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  6. I had a Hi Heidi Doll - It's the only one that I remember her name, but I still have a 'walking' doll - or at least that is what I called her. if you hold her hand, then she sorta walks with you. I follow you on fb mostly :)

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    1. Heidi was one of my favorite stories - a doll would have been wonderful! I remember walking dolls! Thank you for reading grandma's cookie jar!

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  7. There were no dolls at my house growing up - just two boys. Now my house is full of my little girl's dolls. She loves them all! I remember my wife saying that my wife's favorite doll as a kid was her Raggedy Ann doll. Thanks for the chance - winning this would make me Dad of the Year in my daughter's eyes!

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  8. I had lots of baby dolls growing up and I also had a doll a friend brought me from Germany. As a teacher I always read the Addy books to my students during black history month so my fellow teachers got me the AG Addy doll when I retired. She still sits at her desk in my "teacher room". I follow on fb and email.

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  9. This will date me, but I had a Myrtle doll like the girl on My Three Sons. I also had a Mrs. Beasley Doll. My daughter is strictly an American Girl doll girl.

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  10. My favorite doll was my Raggedy Ann that was made by my Great-Grandmother for me. I still have her, though she's been repaired many, many times.

    I follow via email and facebook.

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  11. My favorite doll was called Thumbelina. She was a tiny doll with a fabirc body and had a pull string that made her wiggle when you pulled it. I carried her everywhere I went. Thanks for the chance to win this doll!! I follow on Facebook, e-mail, and Google+

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  12. My favorite doll is and was Mrs. Beasley!

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  13. I follow you here in the blog and on Facebook!

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  14. My favorite doll growing up was an old holly hobby.

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  15. I follow on google friend connect

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  16. My favorite doll was a doll named Casey when I was small, but it became my blow-kisses strawberry shortcake doll a little later. I still have my strawberry kisses doll too!

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  17. I like Grandma's cookie jar on facebook

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  18. I like Grandma's cookie jar on GFC

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  19. I follow Grandma's cookie jar on Google +

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  20. I now follow Grandma's cookie jar on pinterest

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  21. My favorite doll when I was young, was a hand me down doll from one of my older sisters. She was well loved, and had no hair because it had all fallen out. I loved her until her body fabric fell apart... I was very sad, so my mom made her a new body!

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  22. I follow Grandma's Cookie Jar on Facebook, Google +, by email, and Pinterest. I shared the post about this giveaway on Facebook. I shared it 4 times by email, and on Google+. Thanks for another fun giveaway, and I can't wait to make the corn husk/paper ribbon dolls with my girls!!!

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  23. Now following on FB - shared the contest there and left a comment. My daughter told me she REALLY wanted an American Girl doll this weekend - apparently all the girls in her class have one and she feels left out :( Hoping to win this for her. Her current dolly is falling apart - missing a leg with toes missing on the other foot.....yep, time for a new one :D

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  24. I enjoyed barbies, I follow on Facebook, GFC, email, google +

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  25. When I was a child my favorite doll was the Cabbage Patch Doll. I had one that had matching hair and eyes and my mom used to make us matching outfits. Thank you for the wonderful giveaway! girlygirlugh at gmail dot com

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  26. I shared on twitter:
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  27. I am an email subscriber.

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  28. I am a FB follower. Screen name: Jessica H.

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  29. I follow you on Google+
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  30. My favorite was my birdie doll.

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  31. My favorite doll was a cabbage patch kid. My grandmother had given it to me making it extra special.

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  33. My favorite doll was a Chatty Cathy
    Debbie Jackson roddjackson at hotmail.com

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  38. I am not sure what brand of doll she was, but my favorite doll growing up was named Ursula. What a name for a doll!! Carla Aldrich carla-aldrich@uiowa.edu

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  39. emailsub roddjackson at hotmail.com

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  40. My favorite toys as a child were groovy girls, polly pockets, American girl dolls, and barbies. I would switch around with them every few weeks, and I loved all my dolls.

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  41. I follow on gfc theresan.
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  42. My favorite doll was a large walking doll that you moved her legs and she pretended towalk she was as big as I was when I was 4

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  43. LIke you on FB kathbpersons

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  44. Follow by email kathypersons@yahoo.com

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  45. my favorite doll was my barbie!

    follow on facebook

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    subscribe to emails

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  46. My favorite dolls were my barbies and a baby doll that looked like a real newborn--at least it did when I was young. :)

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  47. I follow on Google Friend Connect. lane dot family at yahoo dot com

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  48. My favorite dolls were Barbies. I also loved baby dolls, but I don't remember a special one.
    It's been a few years.
    lane dot family at yahoo dot com

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  49. Cabbage patch dolls were my favorite.
    Gfc follower
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    Facebook fan Sarah Elston Yurga
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  50. My favorite doll was Holly Hobby. I follow you on facebook.

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  51. My favorite was a cabbage patch doll with brown pigtails.

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  52. My great aunt made me & my girl cousins a homemade cabbage patch doll. That doll has always meant a lot to me. I follow you on fb. Love your page! Thank you for the chance to win.

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  53. My favorite doll growing up was my Cabbage Patch Doll!
    rufful at gmail dot com

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  54. I am a facebook fan!
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  55. follow on G+ (Rochel Sid)
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  56. follow on gfc (Rochel Sid)
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  57. shared on twitter https://twitter.com/lake12/status/468802952635764736
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    Gfc follower
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    We are taking American Girl Summer School classes at a museum this summer. Love the history links with some of the AG dolls.

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  59. I only had one barbie when I was young. Her name was Peaches and Cream Barbie. She was brand new (only new doll I ever had!) and my older sisters taught me to French Braid her hair!

    I follow on Google+, Facebook, Pinterest, and Email. I have shared this with others on each of those forums. If I don't win, I hope a loved one will- I know quite a few little girls who dream of owning an American Girl doll. :)

    Thanks for hosting another fun giveaway!

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  60. I Had an Itsy Bitsy doll I loved. I follow on Google+, Facebook, Pinterest, and email and I have shared this with others on each of those forums. Thank you for letting use be a part of your birthday! God Bless!!!

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