Friday, August 9, 2013

Something Wonderfully Fun Has Happened!

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I was eagerly looking forward to this day.

Counting down, eyeing the numbers, subtracting, adding. Waiting, waiting for that moment...

It was a handful of posts away. I could feel it. That moment of realizing...

Then I (embarrassed)...forgot. 

I visited my blogger dashboard one morning and! Oh! Oh! 

The moment had not already passed, but I was already cruising down the road with this landmark in my rear view mirror.

But I couldn't let it completely slip away. So I'm sharing with you today. Grinning. Dancing. Can't BELIEVE I made it this far. 

It's blown me away.

Friday, July 26, 2013 marked my ONE THOUSANDTH blog post.

1,000 posts. 

ONE THOUSAND.

That's a LOT of words.

That's a lot of blog posts.

That's a lot you guys have read and commented and tweeted and pinned and loved on for over three years. 

That's something else.

I'm celebrating. And I want to share the celebration with you!

Do you have a favorite post of mine? I know to actually find the post might be a challenge, so if you'd leave a comment about the post, I'd LOVE, LOVE that! 

Regardless, leave a comment, 'cause I'm giving away a $10 Amazon Gift Card.

ONE THOUSAND POSTS, people. I think I'm a little bit of insane. :D

40 comments:

  1. Wow, Casey! What a milestone! Congrats, my friend!

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  2. I'm celebrating with you, Casey -- HaPpY dAnCiNg!
    I've really enjoyed your recent posts on singleness and waiting for your happily ever after and trusting God in the process. I went looking for it ... but, doggone it!, couldn't pull it up.

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    1. You sure motivated and encouraged me with your comment in our last phone chat. So love having you on speed dial. ;-)

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  3. Wooohoooo! That's a biggie! Thanks for being so committed to us. :)

    I don't think I have a favorite post, but I do remember seeing the cover to Gone South (for the first time) on your blog. It could possibly be my favorite book cover ever!

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    1. It is SO much fun to share covers! I need to do another cover post, some pretty covers being released out there! :D :D

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  4. That's great, here's to 1000 more

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  5. 1000 posts!! That's amazing, Casey. Good job! Hmm, I don't know if I have a favorite post of all time of yours but I have to say, I love your Friday posts best--the personal ones. :) The author interviews and book reviews are fabulous too--you always introduce us to such great books!

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    1. Those are some of the best for me to write too. Very therapeutic. And I could say the same for your posts, girl! Tagg lines post such good stuff.

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  6. Oh, that's a hard one! But...I like a lot of your posts on "committed to purity" and the post you wrote, kinda like a letter to your future husband and the one from the "dancing in God's arms" pin from pinterest.

    CONGRATS!!

    Tell the World

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  7. Yay, Case on an awesome blog!!! I like posts where you share your heart and also the fun author interviews.

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  8. Very impressive! That is a lot of blog posts!
    As a reader I love all of your book reviews and giveaways, but as a single girl I also appreciate your post of that topic.

    pattymh2000(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  9. Congratulations! You had a post - maybe a month ago? - with that lovely pin about Jesus being your dance partner, and at some point He'll let the right man cut in. That was such a lovely post.

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  10. Yay!! Congrats! That's such an amazing milestone! One of my favorite, more recent posts was Dance with God. I've heard that quote so many times and I love it!! I'm kind of in the same boat as you, just a little younger. That post was a great encouragement.

    marissamehresman(at)aol(dot)com

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  11. Congratulations! I like all of your book reviews and giveaways. Please enter me in contest. Thank you for the opportunity to win.

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  12. I read your blog often. The post that sticks out is the one in which you shared some of your writing. Please enter me. I'm a follower.

    Clp1777(at)aol(dot)com

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  13. Congrats on 1000 posts and more! I had to search for a bit but I found the one that came to mind when I read your question. It's your Dancing, Dating & Waiting (specifically part 2) posted on Friday, April 27, 2012. I have been impressed with your commitment to purity since I first started reading your blog. You'll be an awesome wife and mom someday, Casey. God will fulfill your dreams beyond measure.

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    1. Oh, that's an oldie, but a goodie, I must say! It's one of my FAVORITE blog posts!

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  14. Wow, seems everyone agrees with me! I love the post about praying for your future husband, and the one about dancing with God! Truly beautiful!

    Congrats, Casey. Doing a great job!

    Cheers,
    Sue

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  15. Congratulations on achieving 1000 posts! Keep up the great work!
    lindastrawn (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  16. Congratulations! What a lot of hard work and dedication!

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  17. Whoah, congrats!!!! I think one of your posts that made me a ton excited was the one interview with Tessa Afshar :)
    Congrats again!!!! That's pretty huge :)

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  18. Congratulations, Casey!

    In general, I love your more personal posts. I love your book-related posts, too, don't get me wrong! But when you share your heart with your readers, it's really special :)

    Beth

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  19. Oops - my email is bharbin07[at]gmail[dot]com! :)

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  20. Congratulations, Casey - that's so awesome!!! :D Yay for blogging!

    I'd love a chance to win the gift card - thank you for your generosity. :)

    Keep up the great work!

    ~Amber

    amberstokes[at]corban[dot]edu

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    1. You're not that far behind me, girlfriend!!

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  21. Congratulations on your 1000 posts!! I don't know if I have a favorite, but I always make sure and read your post. Please keep up the great work!!
    Barbara Thompson
    barbmaci61(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  22. Congrats! Isn't it funny how sometimes things we are looking forward to happen without us even realizing it? lol

    Colletta

    collettaskitchensink@yahoo.com

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  23. A 1,000 post is awesome Casey.

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  24. Wow Casey! That's crazy!
    How do you even tell how many posts you have done? I will have to explore that. Makes me wonder how many I have done.

    I have NO idea which post is my fave! I really enjoy all your posts! I love coming to your blog every day. Even when I don't comment, just know that I am there... hmmm oops, sounds a little staulker-ish! lol

    Great job, keep it up!

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  25. 1000 posts is incredible! I hope I make it there someday. Thanks for the giveaway! amberdawnwhitlock[at]gmail[dot]com

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  26. Hallo, Hallo Ms. Herringshaw! :)

    Your celebrating 3 years + 1,000 posts, and I'm embarking on a journey into the wonderful world of book blogging, myself! :) I couldn't be more excited for you, truly! And, as far as which individual 'post' inspired me,... click over to my blog, and read my page Voraciously Absorbing Literature!! You couldn't get a bigger THANK YOU from me, than that!! :) :)

    The best bit?!
    I get to leave you notes again on your blog!!
    Such a happy day to celebrate!!

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  27. Wow! Congratulations on 1000 posts. That's wonderful. Ü

    cindialtman(at)gmail(dot)com

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  28. WHOO-HOO, CASE, YOU GO, GIRL!!!

    Favorite post??? Hard to pinpoint just one, but I do think one of my faves was your letter to your future husband -- LOVED it!!!

    SUPER CONGRATS on 1,000 posts (makes me tired just thinking about it!!), and cannot even IMAGINE how many you'll have by the time you're my age!!!

    Hugs,
    Julie

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  29. Congrats, Casey! It's hard for me to pick a favorite post, but I love your posts regarding purity and your future husband.

    Melanie
    Frequentreader19 at gmail dot com

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  30. So awesome !!!! Dancing with God.
    Linda Finn
    faithfulacres7@gmail.com

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  31. Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My favorite post is the one where I won a crit. Because now we're friends :D.

    That was your first anniversary week.

    I think I won a book too... ;)

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  32. Congratulations! That's awesome! I've loved your blog from the first visit. :)

    I'd have to say your Purity of Heart series was a favorite! Keep doing what you do -- it makes a difference for the Kingdom. (((Hugs)))

    Michelle
    Scraphappy71 at sbcglobal dot net

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  33. Congratulations on reaching number 1000, Casey. I have enjoyed every post I have read!

    bonnieroof60(at)yahoo(dot)com

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