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Happy Birthday and Vote 4 Me

Today is my 55th Birthday and the perfect gift would be your vote for DeDivahDeals as the BEST BLOG in the 2016 Delaware Black Awards contest.

Vote DeDivahDeals as BEST Blog

You can vote only once per device, so please vote using your Android Smartphone or iPhone, Tablet, Laptop, and computer at work and please ask your friends to do the same!

Thank you very much and I’ll see ya tomorrow!


Also, if you missed Sunday’s episode of Social Media Sunday with the Delaware Blogger on AAU Teen Talk Radio, please click the pic to hear the replay.

AAU Teen Talk Radio with the Delaware Blogger


Thank You–Award Nominations

Hello friends, as you are reading this post, I am heading to the West Coast…yes, I am flying out of Philly this morning enroute to Los Angeles, California! Am I  excited…YES I AM!  Why am I going…oh I am super excited to tell you but am going to make you wait, however, I will give you a two word hint BRAND AMBASSADOR

flying to california

I’ll be there until Saturday so make sure you follow my Instagram page, you never know, you might just see me on a Red Carpet!

However, before I left I wanted to take time to thank and acknowledge two beautiful bloggers who each nominated me for awards.


The Versatile Blogger Award from  at C-ray @Sunlight Beauty

Versatile Blogger Award

The Liebster Award from Melinda at There Is A Season

Liebster Award


Each award comes with their own set of rules, however, I have combined them both and am providing 8 random facts about myself:

  1. I Blog, Therefore I am
  2. I like the pool –vs- ocean
  3. unsalted chips with hot sauce is my favorite snack
  4. My favorite author is E. Lynn Harris, however, I haven’t read a book in years
  5. I hate getting up early on the weekends
  6. I love thrifting but have too many clothes
  7. Summer is my favorite season
  8. I love to cook

Thank you ladies for the nominations, and don’t forget to follow my Instagram page for some fun and exciting pictures.  I can’t wait to see my bestie again, as it has been too long since last we were together!  Oh, and don’t forget to come back tomorrow to link up your RED OOTD for National Wear Red for Women Day.


New Year ~ New You!




The Sunshine Award

You Are My Sunshine…my only sunshine…you make me happy when skies are grey…”

Thank You The ObamaCrat.Com for nominating me for

The Sunshine Award


I am not exactly sure when I first started following The ObamaCrat.Com, but do remember that it took several times of reading the blog before I hit the “FOLLOW” button.  You know me, I like to keep things light and fun and politics can be heavy and depressing.  However, since there are other topics of interest sprinkled in, it made for a well rounded read.

Thank you my dear Bloggy Friend for this award…the other award…and still yet another award that I have to accept – you are definitely keeping me true to my game!!!

The rules of acceptance are as follows:

  • Include the award’s logo in a post or on your blog – CHECK
  • Link to the person who nominated you – CHECK
  • Answer 10 questions about yourself – THANKS FOR NOT ASKING ANY, SO I AM NOT ASKING EITHER!
  • Nominate 10 bloggers – CHECK
  • Link your nominees to the post and comment on their blogs, letting them know they have been nominated – CHECK

My 10 Nominees are (in no particular order):

  1. LifeStyleOver40
  2. BeWithUs
  3. Seyisandradavid
  4. Cindy Knoke
  5. OnStyleAction
  6. BeeTreeStudios
  7. Coily Locks
  8. Talking Experience
  9. Tough Cookie Mommy
  10. Stylentonic

Have a fantastical day – Smooches!


Super Sweet Blogging Award

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you The for the


I humbly accept and in doing so will follow the rules:

Thank the Super Sweet Blogger that nominated you.

Answer 5 Super Sweet questions.

Include the Super Sweet Blogging Award in your blog post.

Nominate your nominees on their blog.



(Please all nominees answer the same questions)

  1. Cookies or Cake? – Cookies

  2. Chocolate or Vanilla? – Coffee

  3. Favorite Sweet Treat? – Oreo Cookies

  4. When do you crave sweet things most? – not often, but in the summer for an ice cream cone

  5. Sweet Nickname – Sweet Pea, Popeye and OliveOyl’s baby!



I am nominating the following sweet bloggers


Fashion for Lunch

Life of a Southern Belle

Pillows A-la Mode

Fabulous 50’s

Lovely You

Audrina 1759

Little Poppits

Images by Dashfield

Sandpaper Kisses








Thank you Miss Jey for nominating me for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award!

The requirements of acceptance of this award are:

Display the award logo on your blog


Link back to the person who nominated you
State 7 things about yourself
Nominate 15 other bloggers for this award and link to them
Notify those bloggers of the nomination and the award’s requirements

7 things about myself

(1) I love old school horror i.e. The Mummy, The Blob, Dracula, The Thing from the Black Lagoon, Frankenstein and the Monster

(2) I love Sweet Red Wine and have a few glasses nightly

(3) I am a sleepy head, if I didn’t work I could probably stay in the bed all day!

(4) I love sending cards and handwritten notes. Email and texting is fine, but I still send cards with handwritten notes to my aunts

(5) I feel guilty when I don’t go to church on Sunday – see #3

(6) I once dated a member of “Kool and The Gang”

(7) I know one day I am going to win a lottery

My 15 nominees are listed below in no particular order: