Aloha Friday #141

July 1, 2010 by  
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Welcome to this week’s edition of Aloha Friday. In Hawaii, Aloha Friday is the day that we take it easy and look forward to the weekend. So I thought that on Fridays I would take it easy on posting, too.

Therefore, I’ll ask a simple question for you to answer. Nothing that requires a lengthy response. If you’d like to participate, just post your own question on your blog and leave your link below. Don’t forget to visit the other participants! It’s a great way to make new bloggy friends!

My question is:

Have you ever met a blogging friend in real life? If no, would you like to. If yes, how was the encounter?

About the Author: Kailani:
Owner of An Island Life. A flight attendant and mother to 3 beautiful girls. . . living a blessed life in Hawaii.
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49 Responses to “Aloha Friday #141”
  1. 1
    Simply Cathi says:

    I have and both times were wonderful!! You and Caryn!!
    .-= Simply Cathi´s last blog ..Aloha Friday – The 4th of July =-.

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  3. 3
    Sues2u2 says:

    Nope, I haven’t met any bloggy friends irl but I would love to!
    .-= Sues2u2´s last blog ..The Princess -amp I… =-.

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  4. 4
    noelle d says:

    nope, but i would love to
    .-= noelle d´s last blog ..Rhoost – Review -amp Giveaway =-.

  5. 5

    Nope.. it’s harder since we’re living in Germany now but if anyone i know from blogyland stops by i will for sure like to meet up:)
    Aloha!
    .-= Niky @ Design It Chic´s last blog ..4th of July =-.

  6. 6

    I have yet to meet one in real life, all though I have a friend that I got into blogging and now she and I know some of the same people online through blogging. I have one bloggy buddy that I talk on the phone with but have never met in person, that sure would be awesome though! I would love to go to a conference and meet some of my favorite peeps :)
    .-= Kimberly@PrettyPinkMomma´s last blog ..Aloha Friday – Fireworks =-.

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    Mrs. Marine says:

    I have not gotten the opportunity to meet any bloggie friends, I would love to!
    .-= Mrs. Marine´s last blog ..Aloha Friday 30 How are you celebrating Independence Day =-.

  8. 8
    Maribeth says:

    Yes, several times. In fact just recently, in June I met a blog friend from Australia, while I was in Berlin, Germany! We went to the Zoo and had a great time!
    .-= Maribeth´s last blog ..Morning Sickness -amp Cherry Jelly =-.

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    Laura says:

    For as long a I have been blogging, I JUST started meeting people IRL. I went to a local tweetup the other day. I loved it! Excited to get to know them all better and meet others.
    .-= Laura´s last blog ..Twilight Eclipse =-.

  10. 10

    Great question! I haven’t but there are a few that I would love to meet!!
    Have a great weekend and Happy 4th of July!! My question is here
    CMash

  11. 11
    Auntie E says:

    Oh yes I would love to meet one. Hopeful this summer i will have an opportunity.
    My Aloha Friday Link for you.
    .-= Auntie E´s last blog ..Aloha Friday =-.

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    Dee says:

    Nope, I never have-but I’d love to!!
    .-= Dee´s last blog ..Johnsonville Brat Review And Giveaway PLUS Secret Game Code =-.

  13. 13
    Kari says:

    I have not met a blogging friend in real life. Hopefully someday I will have the chance to do so.
    .-= Kari´s last blog ..Cougar- Get Away- =-.

  14. 14

    No I haven’t met any blogger friends!
    .-= East Coast Wahine´s last blog ..Aloha July- =-.

  15. 15
    Vicki says:

    No, but I’d love to!
    .-= Vicki´s last blog ..Missing Max =-.

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    Ellen says:

    No I have not had the pleasure of meeting blogging friends in real life, but I would like too. Hopefully some day my family life will be in a place where I can attend a conference.
    .-= Ellen´s last blog ..Aloha Friday- What is Your Favorite Firework =-.

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    Yes, I have been lucky enough to meet several local blogging friends. In addition to this I met a lot of friends IRL at DisneySMMoms in February. Can not wait to meet more people including you at BlogHer :)
    .-= TheAngelForever´s last blog ..Things to do at the park =-.

  18. 18

    I’ve not yet met a blog friend in real life and would love to! I think we’d have so much fun!
    .-= JamericanSpice´s last blog ..Movies – Aloha Friday =-.

  19. 19

    I have not yet met any blogger friends IRL, but I think it would be fun to go to some of the blog conventions and get to put some faces and names with blogs :)
    .-= KentuckyCooking´s last blog ..Aloha Friday- =-.

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    Lynn says:

    I have yet to meet a bloggy friend in real life. I would be open to meeting them, for sure.
    .-= Lynn´s last blog ..Blogoversary GIVEAWAY 1- Gourmet Gift Baskets =-.

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    Jessica says:

    Nope, haven’t met a real blogger yet!
    .-= Jessica´s last blog ..Aloha Friday =-.

  22. 22
    Renee says:

    Yes, I’ve met a blogger friend before. It turned out to be really cool. My blogger friend lives in New England but has a sister who lives near me (totally shocking to both of us). So she came here for a visit and we decided to have lunch. We spent a lot of time just undoing all our security stuff (telling each other everyone’s real names) and then just chatting about everything. It was as if we were old friends who hadn’t seen each other in a few years.

    I’m looking forward to meeting others…I’ve even invited some to come stay with me.
    .-= Renee´s last blog ..Happy Falker Satherhood- =-.

  23. 23
    LMC502 says:

    I have not, but I think it could be fun!
    .-= LMC502´s last blog ..CSN Stores Giveaway- =-.

  24. 24

    No, I haven’t yet, but am looking forward to doing so soon! Happy Friday!

  25. 25

    No I haven’t but I would like to! There are MANY bloggers I would like to meet in person that I have been corresponding with for the last 3 years. WOW – It’s been a long time.
    .-= Pamela M. Kramer´s last blog ..Freebie Friday – Link Up contests and prizes every Friday =-.

    • 25.1
      Pucca says:

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    Owen's Mom says:

    Not yet, but I think it would be fun!
    .-= Owen’s Mom´s last blog ..Happy National Strawberry Shortcake Day! =-.

  27. 27

    i have not yet- but id love to meet some of my bloggy friends!
    here’s a link to my Aloha Friday question
    .-= cristiniscouponcrazy´s last blog ..ALOHA FRIDAY- =-.

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    jess says:

    I’ve met moms from my online bloggy group who now blog LOL but never anyone I met just from blogging. I would love to though.
    .-= jess´s last blog ..Aloha Friday – Party Games =-.

  29. 29

    No, I would love to though.
    .-= Melanie @ Whimsical Creations´s last blog ..Darien Lake =-.

  30. 30

    no but I would like to!!!

  31. 31
    The Gosfam says:

    I have never met any blogging friends in real-life, but I would love to.
    .-= The Gosfam´s last blog ..Wordless Wednesday-through the eyes of a 3 yr old =-.

  32. 32
    Allison says:

    I have met one that I met through a friend. She has girls around my oldest daughter’s age and we met up at Disneyland. The girls became fast friends and now we talk here and there on facebook.
    .-= Allison´s last blog ..Aloha Friday 4 =-.

  33. 33
    Mel says:

    I haven’t had a chance to yet, but I definitely want to!
    .-= Mel´s last blog ..Step into Summer – Good Skin Labs Tri-Aktiline Instant Deep Wrinkle Filler Review -amp Giveaway =-.

  34. 34

    I haven’t, only the ones I knew outside of the blogging world to begin with
    .-= Punky Monkeys´s last blog ..Aloha Friday 32 =-.

  35. 35
    Mighty M says:

    Oh yes, in May I got to meet my blogging friend from Wife.Mom.Nurse when she made a trip to Seattle and it was GREAT! We got along just like we had known each other in real life all along, such a great meeting (and she LOVED my kids!).
    .-= Mighty M´s last blog ..Trick or Treat in July- =-.

  36. 36
    Megan says:

    I’ve met online friends before but never specifically bloggy friends. I’d love to though and I *might* get to next week!
    .-= Megan´s last blog ..Aloha- Lets Get Fraggy- =-.

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    Rach says:

    I haven’t done, but do have an invite to go and stay with one of my blogging buddies if i can ever save enough money for the flight to the States!
    .-= Rach´s last blog ..Aloha Friday 141 =-.

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    Xmasdolly says:

    Ooops I must’ve done the wrong one earlier! Sheesh! Sometimes I get so mixed up! Your question is if I ever met anyone I blog with? No… well, except for my daughter, NightOwlMama, and I met her years ago on her birthday, LOL, by the way, which is tomorrow! LOL Happy Fourth!
    .-= Xmasdolly´s last blog .. =-.

  39. 39
    Shannon says:

    No I haven’t but I would like too!
    .-= Shannon´s last blog ..Misikko Winner =-.

  40. 40
    Krista says:

    I have! Discovered a somewhat local bloggy friend a couple years back and finally we got together last fall. We also realized our husbands had probably met each other at a regional conference since they are both teachers (as are we).
    It was so funny because her voice was different than I expected, but other than that it was like hanging out with an old friend! We hope to get together again this summer!
    .-= Krista´s last blog ..PSF- A Character =-.

  41. 41
    Annie says:

    I want to know lots of my bloggy friends but not have the experience yet.
    .-= Annie´s last blog ..Happy 4th of July =-.

  42. 42
    Pamela says:

    no. darn it.
    .-= Pamela´s last blog ..The Muffed Target =-.

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