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  1. Elizabeth@The Sweet Life

    Congratulations! Very exciting.

  2. Noelle

    Congratulations! You deserve it. I got your goody bag today! I will be sending mine to you soon, probably by the time you get back from SF. Being sick has not been fun aroundhere. AGAIN, congrats to you!

  3. Heidi

    Congratulations! I knew you would win it, yours was obviously the best 😀 I didn’t even see this post, I just got the email and came here right away. Congrats again!!!

  4. Debbie

    Congratulations! I am so happy for you. You certainly deserve it. Now that we can get the recipe I can’t wait to try it!

  5. Hillary Dyan Davis

    Woooooohooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congratulations!!

  6. hihorosie

    whoop whoop! Congrats! Well deserved!

  7. Michelle

    CONGRATULATIONS!!!! I knew you would win! 🙂

  8. (what runs) Lori

    Like their was any doubt. 😉


  9. bitt

    Congrats! I was so thrilled to open the email today and see your name there. Well done!

  10. moonsword

    Congratulations…you so deserve it! All the best to you!

  11. Kristan

    Congrats! It was fun to have the chance to vote for you. I am a new “almost vegan” and am finding your website super helpful in my quest for health!

  12. Deanna

    Congratulations! Such wonderful news! 🙂

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  14. Jeannie Gross

    Way to go Amber! Congratulations, I’m happy for you! Looking forward to trying out that recipe!

  15. Megan @ Healthy Hoggin'

    I was so excited when I got the email this morning!! CONGRATS!!!!

    We’ll have to celebrate in KC next week! 😀

  16. Alayna @ Thyme Bombe

    So exciting! Looking back through the other entries, yours was definitely the best. You really deserve the win for a delicious yet simple recipe that anyone could recreate. Congrats!

  17. Pure2raw Twins

    YAY!!! So proud of you!!! A big congrats and lots of hugs sent your way!!!

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  19. Melissa

    WOOHOO!!!!! I can say I am not surprised but I am so pleased for you! Congratulations!!!!! Gosh I wish I could think of something very clever to say but just can’t! CONGRATULATIONS!

  20. Simply Life

    CONGRATULATIONS!!! You completely deserve this!

  21. healthyexposures

    Eeek, I just got that notification in my e-mail!!! I had forgotten about it and wasn’t sure why I was getting “Hot Raw Chef” in my e-mail but then it clicked, and when I saw your name after that I was BEYOND happy for you! Seriously, girl – you must be so proud and rightfully so. I couldn’t be happier for you, and I know you will be doing wonderful things with this opportunity 🙂

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  23. Hannah

    Congratulations soul sister! You absolutely deserved this, and I’m so proud of you! Have an amazing day. I can’t wait to read about where this prize takes you! xoxo

  24. Rachelle

    Just got the email announcement. Holy crap! Congratulations!!!

  25. Ela

    Congrats again! Happy V-day to you too, and have a wonderful celebration.

  26. Kathleen

    Congratulations! I’m so excited you won and with 2 prizes. Glad I could help out by casting a vote for you.

  27. veganlisa

    Congratulations! I am so thrilled for you. xo

  28. Anne

    Congratulations, that is so exciting!

  29. wolfenstein

    great! Congratulations! you are great raw chef!

  30. Jacqueline Briere

    Hi , I just want to say ‘Congratulations Ambershea !’ I can’t wait to try your caramel fudge brownies . They look delish 🙂

    btw , you are hot 😀

  31. Elizabeth Fraser

    I just wanted to say CONG-RAW-TULATIONS to you! I really look forward to trying your yummy looking brownies. Yummmmmmmmmmm!

  32. rachel

    congrats amber! i so totally knew you would win ;D

  33. sasha

    So great that you won. What a great amazing recognition. Love the Sacred Chocolate. I am just finishing David’s course. How cool that you got that sent to you.

  34. Rebecca Tolbert

    It makes me so happy to see someone living their dream! Congratulations!

  35. Jane Plass

    You so deserve this! How awesome to win both prizes. Congratulations!

  36. Cliff Champion


    (remember when you were letting that weird hater get you down? talk about affirmation of your abilities!)


  37. Nadia

    Congrats Amber!!! :))) Great news! 🙂

  38. yaelian

    Congratulations! You surely deserve it,your recipes and pictures are lovely!

  39. dawn

    Congratulations! Nothing feels better than when you work hard and the work is appreciated! So what’s the next step??? Where do you go from here???

  40. Ellen

    You rock!! Great job…. definitely well deserved for all your hard work and dedication 🙂

  41. Mom

    We could not be MORE excited! Dad and I are SO glad to have been a part of it and it’s quite possible we are even more thrilled than you are!!! C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!

  42. Millie

    Congratulations. I am very happy for you. Well deserved!

  43. kathi

    so happy that you won! you did a great job! Congratulations! you inspire me to have a raw vegan diet! Peace & Vegan!

  44. Natalie

    Congratulations! You must be ecstatic. You totally deserve it.

  45. Jen

    Congrats 🙂

  46. Mike O

    I’m not Raw or Vegan, but I am proud. You earned it.

    Also, if you see my brother tell him I said hi.

  47. John B

    Congratulations Amber. Your journey has certainly been an inspiring one to watch unfold.

  48. Kelly

    Congrats! !!! Yay!

  49. Brandi

    Congratulations! I saw this in the e-mail they sent me before I saw your blog and I flipped! I’m so excited for you!

  50. Bobbie @thevegancrew

    Awesome! Congrats!

  51. J

    hhmm … can something or someone be HOT and RAW at the same time 😉