Blogger Secret Santa

I love the Blogger Secret Santa gift exchange hosted by the wonderful Tracy at The Printable Pony. And while I love love love giving gifts, receiving them is equally as fun when you’re working with a bunch of horse lovers.

Probably the best part of this gift exchange, besides it being with a bunch of horse lovers, is that you fill out some information about yourself, and get to say what you like and what you may want. I’m pretty sure I said something like “I REALLY LIKE PURPLE.” Because, let’s be honest, I don’t want to get something in navy or hot pink. I am lucky enough to always get amazing Secret Santas. Both years were new to me bloggers, but they nailed it, and now I not only have great gifts that remind me of them, but I also have two blogs that I love to read.

This year, I was lucky again! Michelle from Fat Buckskin in a Little Suit   a blog I already read and love, was my Secret Santa! And once again, I got SO MUCH PURPLE.


I was like a little kid, squealing with excitement when it arrived. First off, the main attraction, is the beautiful grooming tote bag that is not only purple, but IT HAS JUNE’S NAME ON IT!! I mean, love love love.

I didn’t own a purple brush, which is just not right, but now I do! It’s already neatly placed in the new purple tote. The purple bag of Hershey’s Kisses?  Purple AND Chocolate? Yeah, that’s not going to last long!


Already made a dent

Along with some relaxing Ylang-Ylang lotion, there was also a box of Irish Breakfast Tea. Because I am pretty sure along with “I LOVE PURPLE” I also probably said “I LOVE EVERYTHING IRISH.” And like a good Irish lass, I am a huge tea drinker, so this will probably last as long as the Kisses…

So, thank you Michelle! And thank you Tracy! This is always such a fun part of the year! My Secret Santa gift is in the mail to its recipient and I can only hope they enjoy it as much as I enjoyed getting it together for them!




21 thoughts on “Blogger Secret Santa

  1. Liz says:

    Such a cute tote!

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  2. Emily says:

    Love it! Especially the purple chocolate kisses 😉


  3. I love the tote! And the tea 😉

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  4. Wonderful gifts. I saw a funny meme that went along the lines of “people whole love blue: blue is a cool color. People who love orange: orange is pretty. People who love purple: I own purple, I glow purple, I AM PURPLE” Made me think of all you purple loving horse bloggers.

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  5. martidoll123 says:

    I stressed and stressed over these gifts LOL. But it is funny one purple blogger to another, I may have squealed out loud when I got you Nadia. I was like i just buy her stuff I LIKE! 🙂 HA glad you like it all. I know the grooming tote is smallish but it does fit a few things. let me know how you like that brush, it is a flex one so bends to the horse’s body. 🙂 I need one I think….Happy Holidays!


    • nadsnovik says:

      You honestly nailed it! I’m glad you were excited to get me- it’s fu shopping for purple things!!! June liked the brush! It’s actually really great for brushing legs and getting around their hocks and fetlocks!

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  6. Alaina says:

    What a great gift! Sadly I missed out this year (relatively new to the blogosphere) but next year for sure! I think, even though I wasn’t apart of it, I love finding all these new blogs to follow through everyones posts!

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  7. emma says:

    omg so much purple!! and all those chocolate kisses…. yum!!


  8. How fun!! Love all the purple


  9. Elizabeth says:

    Such fun gifts!! She definitely did well with the purple theme haha! I love doing the gift exchange so much!


  10. What beautiful gifts 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  11. L. Williams says:

    mmm dark chocolate! The best!

    Liked by 1 person

  12. […] for my first time doing this Blogger Gift Exchange I am so thrilled. I got to be Secret Santa to Nadia and I received this lovely gift from Amber. Thanks so much Tracy at the Printable Pony for doing all […]


  13. Tracy says:

    Awww, June has her own, fancy grooming tote now! How perfect ❤ Thanks again for participating!!

    Liked by 1 person

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