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Blog Cabin 2013 Cabin Comforts Gift Vote

The time has finally arrived! Please help us select housewarming gifts for the winner of the Blog Cabin 2013 Giveaway. Then enter for a chance to win the identical gift set. We will change rounds regularly, so please keep checking back.

Today we launch the Bed and Bath Round, which includes slippers, bath mats and more. Vote, enter and good luck!

  • Posted at 9:10 am on April 4, 2013
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  1. DIY I love the choices! Those slippers look comfy. If I won them I might be tempted to wearing them all day long! Becky^_^<3

    bythebaydreamer on April 4, 2013 at 2:50 pm
    • I would…when I'm not barefoot…LOL

      TishaStanley on April 4, 2013 at 7:22 pm
  2. hi guys, this is Carl, while doing late night paper work out here on the left coast,did any one notice all of the work going on inside at approx 2/3am blog cabin time..with the bright exterior lighting reflecting off windows and walls it hard to see inside..

    karenlin91 on April 4, 2013 at 3:04 pm
    • Carl, I wasn't up that late, but I noticed lights on inside and door open around midnight…

      TishaStanley on April 4, 2013 at 7:23 pm
    • Carl, I was up late and noticed that. With multiple contractors in the house doing their work it is probably easier to get things done then.It helps everyone to keep on schedule too. Becky:)<3

      bythebaydreamer on April 4, 2013 at 7:54 pm
  3. Lovely gifts! Those LLBean slippers are great. I chose the ones with the best indoor/outdoor soles for no slipping on the porch early in the morning! Don't want to spill the coffee!

    Grammagail on April 4, 2013 at 4:52 pm
    • Hi Gail, don't you spill that Wonderful Brew on Our Screened in Porch .LOL!!!
      I think All of those C/C gifts are Great, but I liked the Ceramic Wall Planter better than the glass..looks more like shells to me…All My Choices are ahead so far, Yeah, but might change before this voting round is over..
      I wonder how long these rounds will last…I hope they won't be as long as the regular P/C voting…Those are a bit too long, I think Cabin Comforts should be shorter! Too much gap in between to keep Us going and Bloggers lose interest and don't blog as often..Can't wait to see what they have planned next for the dock! It is looking really Good so far and very Strong…I hope it stays that way, don't you?:)

      Jennie/Florida on April 4, 2013 at 6:40 pm
    • Hi Jennie, I would think they might be done with the dock…not a lot of room on it to put a lot of stuff. I would be happy if they put a ladder of some sort, to get in or out of a boat, and maybe some bolts on the posts sticking up to hook those triangle sail shades up when you need them, and take them down when you don't want them…..otherwise, I'll take it! just like it is ;-)

      karenlin91 on April 5, 2013 at 4:25 pm
    • Good Sat. Morning Karen, Sorry it took so long to get back to you…I really don't think they are finished with the Dock…There is plenty of wood left to be used…I think they might build some kind of rails for safety and I know that "Jason and Desperate Landscapes" will Add finishing touches on the Dock!
      Maybe some kind of Covering on the end of the pier for outings…I might be wrong but those are my thoughts…:)B)<3 Have a Good Day!!!

      Jennie/Florida on April 6, 2013 at 12:23 pm
    • Good Sat almost afternoon Jennie ;-) I think you're right, they would have picked up the wood if they were done…..It'll be interesting to see what they do! It will be gravy for me! ;-)

      karenlin91 on April 6, 2013 at 2:55 pm
    • Grammagail, You are so funny! I too, thought those were terrific!

      amberPA on April 4, 2013 at 7:01 pm
    • Hi Gail!! Please don't spill the coffee!! haha I can't wait to see the next set of choices. I love the voting. How have you been? Much Love!! <3<3

      Rebecca on April 5, 2013 at 3:59 pm
    • Good point! I went for the moccasins, because I just love them……but they might be slippery, you're right about the coffee! ;-)

      karenlin91 on April 5, 2013 at 4:26 pm
  4. Interesting choices!! As usual, 50 per cent of my choices are winning. :) The gifts all look great for a cool, rainy day in NC! Thanks for letting us vote!!

    Lia_M on April 4, 2013 at 6:04 pm
  5. I voted and am thinking to myself…what lovely gifts for the winner of the home! Wow, they are gong to be one lucky winner! Some very nice things to vote on–check them out! Have a happy and dreamy day tomorrow! ^_^

    amberPA on April 4, 2013 at 7:00 pm
    • Hi Amber, I agree. You have a wonderful day as well. Much Love!! <3<3

      Rebecca on April 5, 2013 at 3:59 pm
  6. Have not blogged much lately. On April 1 we lost our other angel who is now with God and his sister Matty. Never had such a broken heart hurt so much. I know my babies are healty, no sickness, no crying and I know one day I(we) will be with our angels and thought they were beautiful here wait till we go to heaven. Please keep us in your prayers. Bc continues to change Love all views of bc including wood pier and now cabin comforts-which I did vote -missed one Thank You guys for prayers mfs

    bogartandbacall on April 4, 2013 at 7:02 pm
    • I have missed seeing you blog. I continue to keep you and your family in my prayers. I cannot imagine what all of you have been through. May God's blessings comfort you. Kindness, Becky <3

      bythebaydreamer on April 4, 2013 at 7:58 pm
    • Oh I am so sorry, Please know you and your family are in my prayers.

      karenlin91 on April 4, 2013 at 8:02 pm
    • Oh, Bogartandbacall… Again, so sorry to hear this sad news. I will say a prayer, as I know all the bloggers will, that God wraps you and your family in a blanket of comfort and solace to get you through this difficult time. <3Boo

      Boo on April 4, 2013 at 8:27 pm
    • bogartandbacall, I am so very sorry for your heartbreaking loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers, and I know that many others here will also do so. Love, Sandy

      SID on April 4, 2013 at 9:08 pm
    • Sorry to hear that,your family are in our thoughts.

      TonyE on April 4, 2013 at 9:24 pm
    • Oh , so very sorry for you and your family. May God give you comfort knowing they are at peace with Him. The parents need all your help,as you know. Prayers for all of you to find strength and comfort for other at this difficult time. Hope you feel the prayers from all of us. Sharing is a way of healing and the blogger friends are a great group. And yes, the BC is changing each day. It can take your mind off things in a positive way. I find that helps me when times are tough. Thinking of you –

      nan on April 4, 2013 at 9:33 pm
    • Hi bogartandbacall. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. No words can fix this for you, but your faith will see you through to the other side. I personally lost my first girl who lived only 20 minutes and the doctors told me I would never have more children. I was pregnant 7 more times after that, and of all those times, I was blessed with 3 beautiful, healthy girls. It is not for us to know the reasons or the blessings that lie ahead of us, but know that you are loved, greatly loved. May God's love lift you up now in every need.

      BrookwoodCarolina on April 4, 2013 at 9:34 pm
    • Im so sorry for you and yours loss in this life but rejoice in knowing that you will someday be reunited forever with them

      540sam on April 5, 2013 at 7:01 am
    • My deepest and most heartfelt condolences to you bogartandbacall. Words for the lost of your precious little angels are so hard to find for a mother's heart. I am so so sorry. Know that you are being covered with prayer for strenght and peace. May the Lord's Holy Spirit wrap himself around you and fill you with His comfort and peace, knowing full well that they are in His presence. And yes you will see them again!

      Heading South on April 5, 2013 at 8:37 am
    • I don't think any words can express the hurt You must be going through with the loss of your little Angels but Please know You have full support from all of Us here on the Blog Cabin Blog. God does works in mysterious ways and Your two Little Angels are with Him and He will take care of them until the time comes when You will see them again..Please be strong and take time for Yourselves because Your grief will take over and Your Health will suffer..There is nothing You can do now but to pick up the pieces and go forward with Your Lives and Take Care of Each Other…You are Loved and Your Family Needs You…In time You will be reunited but until then Take Care of Yourselves and Each Other..Life does go on. We Care <3<3<3

      Jennie/Florida on April 5, 2013 at 9:11 am
    • My heart grieves for you. Losing a child (children) is so heartwrenching. They will always be a part of you. Each time I lost a child I planted a tree. As the years have gone by and the trees have grown, I'm reminded of them. Somehow nourishing and caring for the trees have helped bring me comfort. Cling to your faith and know that you will see them again. You have my deepest sympathy and my prayers.

      Hazelnut Deb on April 5, 2013 at 10:38 am
    • Hazelnut Deb, that is a Wonderful idea! Planting Trees in Memory of your Children you have lost. To Nourish and Care for "Your Special Trees," watching them grow would be so Heartwarming and Very Comforting! Have a Nice Day!:)

      Jennie/Florida on April 5, 2013 at 11:09 am
    • Hi Bogartandbacall, I know your pain. Just know we are hear to lend and ear if you need it. Sometimes just letting it out helps if just for a little bit. Much Love!! <3<3

      Rebecca on April 5, 2013 at 4:03 pm
    • My heart breaks for you and your family, bogartandbacall. There are no words of comfort I can share to ease your pain. I send warm thoughts that peace and calm will surround you all. Know that others do care.

      Downonthefarm on April 6, 2013 at 12:45 pm
    • Dear BogartandBacall,

      My heart HURTS FOR YOU & FAMILY! There are no words to soothe the pain of your loss, yet again, now of Madden! Please know tyhat I have had you on my heart since the very beginning, when you shared with us, and I know that we were ALL hoping for little madden, but as you said~~He is with Matty and in the Presence of God and His Angels. I know that knowledge still leaves your hearts and arms empty and I shall continue to pray for the Comforting Hope that you will one day be reunited forever with your Twin Grandbabies in Heaven. <3 <3

      In Loving Sympathy,
      Kitty

      DwnSoDwnEaster on April 7, 2013 at 2:39 pm
  7. Sweet choices, thanks! I'm having a lot of fun with all the voting!

    Dawn on April 4, 2013 at 7:13 pm
    • Me too Dawn, I can't wait for the next set! I love voting and see what everyone else likes compared to what I chose. It is fun. Much Love!! <3<3

      Rebecca on April 5, 2013 at 4:04 pm
  8. Oh, I am so very sorry to hear that the other baby went to God!!! My heart breaks for you and your family. God will make them whole and healthy so they are now in the very best of hands. I will keep you and yours in my prayers!!!

    TishaStanley on April 4, 2013 at 7:26 pm
  9. Lovely choices for bed and bath. Had a hard time with the bath brushes, between body or back finally decided I can reach most of me except my back so most people would appreciate help there. Keep up the good work

    margaret on April 4, 2013 at 9:06 pm
    • Hi Margaret, that was the vote I had difficulty with too! haha Much Love!! <3<3

      Rebecca on April 5, 2013 at 4:06 pm
  10. It's so great to be voting again, it makes the dreaming of the blog cabin more real, somehow. I loved the choices, and am always amazed by the thoughtful choices we do have. I was curious about whether the planters are going inside the cottage or outside? That would make a difference to me, but I voted for the ceramic just in case. I went to the page that listed the items with their descriptions and costs–it is interesting to me that we all seem to vote with our eyes and hearts and not for the most expensive option always! Thanks for including us in this magical experience, DIY!

    BrookwoodCarolina on April 4, 2013 at 9:38 pm

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