Start Up Nation’s Leading Moms in Business Competition

Please take a moment each day to vote for Strawesome!  We’re entered into the Start Up Nation’s Leading Moms in Business Competition and would love to have your vote daily.  I’ll even giveaway a straw away to 2 lucky random winners who comment on this post and tell me you voted.  The voting ends on April 30, 2014 and on that day I’ll choose the winners randomly who will get a FREE straw from us.  And, if you vote everyday please feel free to comment on this post every day to get more chances to win a straw!

Visit our Start Up Nation page here

Thank you!!

~ Daedra

Comments (225)

  1. I voted! Let’s go Strawesome! Daedra totally deserves to win for having one of my favorite products out there!

    Ashley Maria
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  2. Voted! Good luck

    lace
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  3. good luck! My vote went to you 🙂

    brandie
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  4. My vote was cast! 🙂

    Nina
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  5. Great product! My vote goes to you!

    Kaori
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  6. Good luck, I hope you win. 🙂

    Jesika
    Mar 24, 2014 Reply
  7. Of course I’ll vote for you! I just put in my vote for today and will try to remember to keep coming back and voting. 🙂

    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  8. Got another vote in for today! =)

    Ashley Maria
    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  9. Just voted,Good Luck!

    LaDonna Kitzman
    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  10. Daedra got my votes (daily) Strawesome is the Best and Daedra you totally deserve to win because you are awesome!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  11. Voted…good luck

    sSue
    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  12. Voted!

    Mar 25, 2014 Reply
  13. Another daily vote cast for Daedra who deserves to win for all her accomplishments. Strawesome is Awesome and Daedra is simply the BEST!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 26, 2014 Reply
    • HI Joan Mary, no surprise, you’re one of our two random winners! Thanks for all your support and votes. I will email you to notify you.

      Daedra Surowiec
      Apr 30, 2014 Reply
      • THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! Woo Hoo This is Awesome and STRAWESOME and YOU, DAEDRA are AWESOME!!! I am hoping You WIN the contest, that would be great to hear!!!

        Joan Mary
        May 1, 2014 Reply
  14. Voted again! =)

    Ashley Maria
    Mar 26, 2014 Reply
  15. Voted for you today! 🙂

    Mar 26, 2014 Reply
  16. I just cast my daily vote for Daedra and I hope she wins because Daedra and Strawesome are Awesome!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 26, 2014 Reply
  17. Voted today! 🙂

    Mar 27, 2014 Reply
  18. Another vote cast for Daedra…fingers crossed you win!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 27, 2014 Reply
  19. I just placed my daily vote for Daedra and Strawesome…simply Awesome!!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  20. Good Luck.

    Vicki Paglione
    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  21. Another vote, thanks for the reminder!

    Nina
    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  22. I voted for you.Hope you win.

    Jennifer V.
    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  23. Voted again 🙂

    Jesika
    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  24. I voted and I really hope you win! I’ll check back tomorrow!

    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  25. Voted today!

    Mar 29, 2014 Reply
  26. Just placed another vote for Daedra for the Win!!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 30, 2014 Reply
  27. I voted for you!Good luck!

    Heike
    Mar 30, 2014 Reply
  28. Voted today! 😀

    Mar 30, 2014 Reply
  29. Just placed another vote for you Daedra…Fingers crossed you WIN… You deserve it!!!

    Joan Mary
    Mar 31, 2014 Reply
  30. Another vote for today!

    Ashley Maria
    Mar 31, 2014 Reply
  31. Voted 😉

    Jennifer V.
    Mar 31, 2014 Reply
  32. Voted!!

    Mar 31, 2014 Reply
  33. Just cast my daily VOTE for DAEDRA!!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 1, 2014 Reply
  34. Another vote for you!

    Heike
    Apr 1, 2014 Reply
  35. Cast my daily vote! Let’s go Strawesome!

    Ashley K.
    Apr 1, 2014 Reply
  36. my vote was cast, again! 🙂

    Nina
    Apr 1, 2014 Reply
  37. Voted again today. Glad to see the needle on the popularity needle is going toward HOT! 🙂

    Apr 1, 2014 Reply
  38. I just voted again for Daedra for the win!!! Let’s get this meter to HOT!!!!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 2, 2014 Reply
  39. Another day-another vote for you.

    Heike
    Apr 2, 2014 Reply
  40. Voted today. 🙂

    Apr 2, 2014 Reply
  41. I just cast my daily vote for Daedra because I want her to win!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 3, 2014 Reply
  42. Voted!! 🙂

    Apr 3, 2014 Reply
  43. Yeah Daedra…I just cast my daily vote for you…I really want you to win!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 4, 2014 Reply
  44. Voted for you again!

    Apr 4, 2014 Reply
  45. +1 vote! 🙂

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 4, 2014 Reply
  46. Guess what today is? A GREAT DAY TO VOTE FOR DAEDRA!!(it’s also my birthday!)I JUST CAST MY VOTE FOR DAEDRA

    Joan Mary
    Apr 5, 2014 Reply
  47. + 1 vote

    Heike
    Apr 5, 2014 Reply
  48. Another vote cast!:)

    Nina
    Apr 5, 2014 Reply
  49. It’s April 6th and I am going strong on casting my daily vote for Daedra for the WIN!!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 6, 2014 Reply
  50. Voted!Go Daedra!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 6, 2014 Reply
  51. Voted for you today!

    Apr 6, 2014 Reply
  52. I just cast another vote for Daedra for the win!!! Go Daedra!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 7, 2014 Reply
  53. Another vote today! =)

    Ashley K.
    Apr 7, 2014 Reply
  54. Another vote for you today!

    Apr 7, 2014 Reply
  55. Cast another vote!

    Nina
    Apr 7, 2014 Reply
  56. Another vote for Daedra today…shout it loud!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 8, 2014 Reply
  57. voted again! 🙂

    Nina
    Apr 8, 2014 Reply
  58. Another vote for Strawesome!

    Apr 8, 2014 Reply
  59. Voted again

    Heike
    Apr 8, 2014 Reply
  60. Made my daily vote for you!People lets go the needle of the popularity meter is still not at HOT-we can do it!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 8, 2014 Reply
  61. Another day, another vote cast! I would love to see you win!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  62. Voted!!

    Samantha K
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  63. I voted. Love Strawesome!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  64. Another daily vote! =)

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  65. I voted. Good luck! Love your products.

    Debbie
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  66. Voted! Good Luck!

    Krista Elder
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  67. voted 🙂

    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  68. Voted again! Good luck!

    lace
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  69. Voted!

    Rachel
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  70. I voted! Was just talking at the gym with someone I gave a straw to. She was saying her daughter keeps using her straw. I told her to go to Strawsome and buy straws for her whole family.

    Lynne
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  71. I voted!
    And will vote everyday for Stawesome.
    Good luck.

    Darlene
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  72. Voted again. HooRay for Strawesome.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  73. Good Luck! I voted for you.

    Tammy
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  74. I voted without hesitation!

    Amy
    Apr 9, 2014 Reply
  75. I vote for Daedra because I feel she is the perfect example of a woman creating a happy family lifestyle while operating a prosperous business.

    Joan Mary
    Apr 10, 2014 Reply
  76. Voted! Hope you win!!!

    Leslie
    Apr 10, 2014 Reply
  77. Thursday vote is in! Strawesome for the win!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 10, 2014 Reply
  78. Aaaand…voted!!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 10, 2014 Reply
  79. I vote

    Heike
    Apr 10, 2014 Reply
  80. Let’s push that meter all the way to the right so it’s hot, Hot, HOT!!! I just cast another daily vote for Daedra, Awesome!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
  81. Slacked a couple of days.. but I got a vote in for you today! 🙂

    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
    • HI Jasmine, congrats! Your’re one of our lucky winners! I’ll email you for your mailing address.

      Daedra Surowiec
      Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  82. Friday Voted!!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
  83. Got another vote in!

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
  84. voted again

    Nina
    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
  85. Made another “Hope you win” vote!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 11, 2014 Reply
  86. Let’s keep that meter moving the right way!!! I just cast my daily vote for Daedra 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 12, 2014 Reply
  87. Happy Saturday. Voted.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 12, 2014 Reply
  88. Another daily vote for Daedra! 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  89. Sunday voted!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  90. Another vote! =)

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  91. I voted for YOU!

    Blake
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  92. I voted! love your straws 🙂

    Shannon
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  93. From my 2 water bottles (one at home and one at work) to my morning smoothie, ALL of my Strawsome straws are used minute by minute throughout each day! Love them!

    Debi Gillan
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  94. I voted! Moms work hard!

    Susan
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  95. I voted! Good luck!

    Leslie
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  96. I voted! (((Strawsome))) (((Earth)))

    Catrina Corkan
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  97. Good Luck! You’ve got all my votes!

    Leesa Sensat
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  98. voting every day…good luck!

    brandie
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  99. voted !!! good luck!!!

    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  100. One more vote 🙂 Go, Mama!

    Stephanie
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  101. Voted! Love your straws!

    Abby J
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  102. I voted! I got my mom a to go combo for our family winter solstice celebration she loves it. People ask her about it everywhere she uses it, she has met a lot of awesome people by telling them about your straws.

    Christie Shaeffer
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  103. voted!!!

    sSue
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  104. I voted! Best of Luck! Love your straws!

    Mary Ann
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  105. Voted!! Good luck

    Brandy
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  106. Voted for you today. 🙂

    Mikayla
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  107. Just voted!! Hope you win! Going to vote daily! 🙂

    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  108. Good Luck! Voted again.

    lace
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  109. I just voted and voting each day is now on my “ToDo” list! I love your straws!!

    Patty
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  110. Voted…..again…. Best of Luck!!!

    Leslie
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  111. I cast my vote!
    Hope you win strawesome!

    Inara
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  112. Voted-appreciate how you are family and environment focused! Love your products!

    Sue
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  113. You got my vote. Good luck!

    Bonny W
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  114. I’ve voted. Just love your glass straws. Hope you win!

    Iris HO
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  115. good luck to you!

    Kara
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  116. I voted today!

    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  117. I voted, I love your glass straws.

    LaDonna Kitzman
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  118. I voted. Good luck!

    Andrea
    Apr 13, 2014 Reply
  119. Voted. Good luck!!

    Kris
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  120. I voted! Good luck! Love your straws! 🙂

    Jennifer
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  121. Voted today! Good Luck!

    Abby J
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  122. Strawesome straws are awesome!

    Lea
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  123. Voted on Monday.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  124. Voted on 4/14!

    christine k
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  125. Voted! Good luck to you

    Amy Bayes
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  126. Good Luck!! I’ve shared, voted, and passed this along to others.

    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  127. voted again, yay, you’re getting hotter!

    Nina
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  128. another day, another vote!

    lace
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  129. Voted for you!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  130. Voted!

    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  131. Voted again

    Sue
    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  132. Fresh vote for today!

    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  133. voted for today

    Apr 14, 2014 Reply
  134. voted. Tuesday

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  135. Voted, wishing you lots of luck.

    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  136. I voted!

    Marissa
    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  137. Voted today!!!!!! 🙂

    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  138. My daily vote is in!

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  139. best wishes!!

    Jessica Reischel
    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  140. oh and i voted!!

    Jessica Reischel
    Apr 15, 2014 Reply
  141. Daedra, just placed my vote for you. Good luck!

    NormaLou
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  142. You just got my daily vote 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  143. We have to stop meeting like this..voted

    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  144. Wednesday Vote!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  145. Good luck!

    Juliann Goldman
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  146. voted again!

    Nina
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  147. Made my daily vote!

    Jennifer V.
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  148. I voted for you. I love your straws. Please keep up the good work. I smile everyday when I use my straws.

    Susan
    Apr 16, 2014 Reply
  149. Thursday Vote!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  150. voting day 🙂

    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  151. My daily vote is in for the day!

    Ashley K.
    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  152. Daedra just got another daily vote from me !!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  153. I voted for you today. 🙂

    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  154. cast my vote today!

    Nina
    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  155. Cast my vote for you again!

    Bonny W
    Apr 17, 2014 Reply
  156. Here’s to one more daily vote for Daedra 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 18, 2014 Reply
  157. cast my vote

    Sue
    Apr 18, 2014 Reply
  158. Happy Friday. Voted.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 18, 2014 Reply
  159. voted.

    Apr 18, 2014 Reply
  160. Voted today, hip hip hoorah!! 🙂

    Apr 19, 2014 Reply
  161. Saturday vote!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 19, 2014 Reply
  162. Voted for you.

    Bonny W
    Apr 19, 2014 Reply
  163. Daedra, voted for you one more time! Good Luck !!

    NormaLou
    Apr 20, 2014 Reply
  164. voted. Happy Easter.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 20, 2014 Reply
  165. Happy Easter! God Bless and Good Luck.

    Apr 20, 2014 Reply
  166. Sunday vote.

    Bonny W
    Apr 20, 2014 Reply
  167. Monday Vote. Happy Dingus Day!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 21, 2014 Reply
  168. Voted, Happy Monday!

    Apr 21, 2014 Reply
  169. Voting on Monday for you to win.

    Bonny W
    Apr 21, 2014 Reply
  170. Voted for you today!!!! 🙂

    Apr 21, 2014 Reply
  171. Tuesday Vote!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  172. Voted for you again.

    Andrea
    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  173. Voted again today (the site seems to be slowing down and not available quite a bit today – guess things are heating up for everyone)

    Nina
    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  174. Tuesday’s vote is in.

    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  175. Earth Day vote for you.

    Bonny W
    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  176. Voted! Happy Earth day! <3

    Apr 22, 2014 Reply
  177. Wednesday. Called into work early but took time to Vote first!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 23, 2014 Reply
  178. Raise your glass[straw]here’s a vote for you! Happy Hump Day!

    Apr 23, 2014 Reply
  179. I cast my vote for you. Hope you win.

    Virginia Mayo
    Apr 23, 2014 Reply
  180. Voted again, worked fine today!

    Nina
    Apr 23, 2014 Reply
  181. Wednesday vote for Strawsome.

    Bonny W
    Apr 23, 2014 Reply
  182. My daily vote was just cast!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  183. Another vote for Strawesome!!!!

    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  184. Voted on this rainy rainy called early into work Thursday

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  185. Thursday vote for Strawsome.

    Bonny W
    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  186. Voted for you guys! Thanks for an awesome and pretty product! Good luck!

    Laurie L
    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  187. Thursday yay, weekend mode,on Vaca. Voted

    Apr 24, 2014 Reply
  188. Voted for today. I know that there are only a few more days left to vote so I’m going to try my best to remember. 🙂

    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  189. I just voted for Daedra; Let’s get that meter to HOT!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  190. Happy Friday. Voted on my first not called to work early day this week!

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  191. Happy Friday! Voted.

    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  192. Voted and shared! Good luck!

    Melanie Walker
    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  193. Voted and shared (and signed up to Start Up Nation!). I hope you win! Love your straw in my smoothie!

    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  194. Voted Friday. I’m excited about getting my two new custom straws soon!

    Bonny W
    Apr 25, 2014 Reply
  195. Voted on this lovely sunny Saturday morning.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  196. Voted for you guys again! Keep up the good work and good luck! 🙂

    Laurie L
    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  197. Happy to vote for you today!

    Bonny W
    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  198. Saturday vote done.

    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  199. Just got another daily vote in 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  200. Voted 4/26. 🙂

    Apr 26, 2014 Reply
  201. voted Sunday raining in MN

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 27, 2014 Reply
  202. Voted 4/27. Good luck!

    Laurie L
    Apr 27, 2014 Reply
  203. Happy Sunday, vacation is over :(, voted.

    Apr 27, 2014 Reply
  204. Yeah!!! Another day, another vote <3 People we need to get this meter to hot already, come on, we can do it!!! Team work!!!

    Joan Mary
    Apr 27, 2014 Reply
  205. Voted Sunday for awesome Strawsome.

    Bonny W
    Apr 27, 2014 Reply
  206. Drinking coffee and voting. Monday.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 28, 2014 Reply
  207. Here is another vote! It’s getting close to the end and you are ON FIRE! =)

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 28, 2014 Reply
  208. Good Afternoon, my vote is in.

    Apr 28, 2014 Reply
  209. I just voted again and I am so Happy to see that you are On FIRE!!! 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 28, 2014 Reply
  210. Monday vote cast.

    Bonny W
    Apr 28, 2014 Reply
  211. Tuesday. Rain. Voted.

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  212. Another vote to keep that meter burning up :0

    Joan Mary
    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  213. Been sick and forgot to vote!! Just voted and so glad to see Strawesome is on fire!!!!!! 🙂

    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  214. Tuesday’s vote!

    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  215. Look at all these votes! We just LOVE Strawesome! I made sure to get mine in today!

    Ashley Maria
    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  216. Next to the last vote. Tomorrow is the big day!

    Bonny W
    Apr 29, 2014 Reply
  217. Wed vote

    Kristin Troska
    Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  218. I just got my daily vote in, so happy to see this meter is HOT…Strawesome and Daedra, you are the Best! 🙂

    Joan Mary
    Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  219. Just got my last vote in! Good luck and thanks for making such a great product! Hope you win!

    Laurie L
    Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  220. Last and final vote for Strawesome. God Bless and Good Luck!!

    Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  221. Just cast my final vote for your awesome company. Good luck and I hope you win!

    Bonny W
    Apr 30, 2014 Reply
  222. Thank you all SO much for all of your votes and kind words. I will let you know when we find out where we landed in the contest, hopefully soon! xoxo

    Daedra Surowiec
    Apr 30, 2014 Reply

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