February 17th began like any other morning: check updates on Annie's Eats, Cooking in Cucamonga, Pioneer Woman, check my Facebook updates, check my e-mail. But, my Gmail inbox was a bit peculiar that morning. I said to myself, "Self, who is this Melissa and why is she e-mailing me from Foodista, only the best cooking encylopedia?" I opened up dear Melissa's e-mail only to read the following:
Looking for Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake led me to your blog post:
I work for Foodista.com, the online cooking encyclopedia everyone can edit. We are looking for recipes to feature in our upcoming Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook.
If you would like the chance to have your recipes published in a cookbook, enter them into the Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook competition. But hurry, the deadline is February 28th, 2010!
Please let me know if you have any questions, I'm happy to help. I look forward to seeing you soon in the Foodista kitchen!
Editor and Community DeveloperFoodista.com -- The Cooking Encyclopedia Everyone Can Edit
I was completely shocked! I know it doesn't mean that I won, but MY blog? MY blog with just 4 of you faithful followers?! I quickly sent off my Blueberry Streusel recipe (that actually belongs to my mom) and now I sit with my fingers crossed! :) Vote for me!