Sunday, January 31, 2010

dancing queen :)

Hi all....

First...a don't forget to check out my HUGE blog giveaway going on HERE! :)
Ok...plug over! LOL! :)

I wanted to share the lo I made for the latest Sketchy Thursdays! Telling ya...being at CHA last week and not really creating anything really drove me NUTS! LOL! Soooooooooooo glad to be back and creating! :) I used the latest kit on this lo! :)





I also want to share the lo I made for the latest Scrapping the Music! :)This week its "Disneyland!" loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this song! :) I used the NEW "Willow Bee" line from Nikki Sivils for this lo! :)




And today is the LAST day of January (how did that happen??? I swear I was JUST wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!!! LOL!) ..... and I am still carrying on my fellow DT member (at Scrapping the Music) Aleida Franklin's tradition of taking monthly photos with my kids!!! So here we are this month! :)

And here is ONE that Brookie took ALL on her own! :)


Saturday, January 30, 2010

My BIGGEST GIVE-AWAY YET!!! Come one, come all for some NIKKI SIVILS GOODIES!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all....

Ok...I must admit I have the mostest generous boss in the scrappy world Nikki Sivils!!!!! She gave me ENOUGH stuff to do SIX GIVE-AWAYS right here on this VERY BLOG!!!!!!!! WOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! :):):):):):) (she is also sponsoring FAVE THINGS for the challenge that was posted today....sooooooooo keep reading to learn about that!!!) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) here is the DEAL!!! U have to work for this one ladies (well...I do have to put in a disclosure here...I ask that the other members of Nikki's DT do not play along as we all ready are getting/have these items)....U have to go to the DT gallery on Nikki's website HERE HERE HERE HERE and come back to MY BLOG and tell me ONE PROJECT that U love in the gallery more than ANYTHING else there!!!! (I need U to tell me the title of the LO/Card/Altered item etc. AND the DT member that posted it....if their name isn't listed, that's fine....just try your best to tell me the TITLE of the item U chose!!) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) OHHHHHHHHHHHH and the SECOND PART U HAVE TO DO......Start FOLLOWING Nikki's blog....and hehehehehehe MY BLOG too....(if U all ready follow us...that's cool...I just like people that I thought I'd throw that in there...LOL!!!!)

I will then CHOSE SIX WINNERS on let's SAY......................hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm the DAY OF LOVE.....VALENTINE'S DAY February 14th, 2010!!!!!  I will need the people that play along to check back in (so mark your calendars...) sooooooooooo I have a way of contacting U and sending U ONE of these FAB FAB FAB prizes from NIKKI! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Ok....sooooooooooo tell your friends, neighbors, family, forums....whoever and wherever U want....spread the word...or be greedy and keep this BIG give-away all to yourself!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):)

Sooooooooooooooo here are the SIX PRIZES!!! (each "set" varies...meaning what is in the prizes is different items....BUT each photo represents what the winners will one is for one winner, photo two is for another winner....etc etc etc....but ALL of them include Nikki's NEW OMYGOSH I AM IN LOVE WITH THESE BURLAP BUTTONS!!!!!!!! YUMMY!!!!)







And now for FAVE THINGS!!!!! EEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKKKKK!!!! I think this is my MOST FAVEST ONE YET!!!! "These are a Few of My Favorite Outfits"!!!!!!!!!! And NIKKI is sponsoring our challenge with enough YUMMINESS for TWO WINNERS!!!! One winner will win the NEW "Will he B the 1?" paper line, the matching stamp set and a set of her NEW BURLAP BUTTONS and the second winner will WIN the NEW, "Willow Bee" paper line and her a set of her NEW BURLAP BUTTONS!!!!!!!!!!!!! EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKKKKKKKKK!!!!! COME OVER AND PLAY!!!!!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Here is my LO...and I used one of the yummy kits from!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)



Ok.....on your mark, get set.....and get your booty over to Nikki's gallery to tell me WHAT your FAVE project is there and come back and tell me....ohhhhhhhhhhh and don't forget....start following NIKKI and MY BLOGS too!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Friday, January 29, 2010

Home from CHA! :):):):):):):):):)

Exhausted. Tired. Giddy. Happy. Overwhelmed. Thrilled. Honored.

These are just a few of the words that are swarming around my head right now from my trip!:):):):):):):):):):):):) I was honored to be selected by Nikki to join her at CHA and completely grateful for the experience....I met new people, saw old to work with AMAZING people....and overall just wowed at the time I had at CHA.....wanted to share a few more photos of my time there...not all of them are of people....but wanted to show some that I took just because! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)



This is about all I saw of Disneyland!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Ever After  Scrapbook was at the consumer show and was showcasing Nikki's new lines! Here are some LO's that of mine, Deana and Nikki's that they displayed! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)




And the ScrapGal girls stopped by again with their traveling PIG!! LOL!!!! We gave him (or was it her??? LOL!) a "Willie-B" pin and here I am posing with the PIG!!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)



And I found out that Kelly from ScrapGal has a little issue with germs....sooooooooooooo CHEZ and JAMIE made sure they fixed her right up!!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)



Those girls CRACK me UP! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is some snow I saw on the way home! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


And when Amy came to see me on Friday...she brought the kids some presents!!! Thanks Amy!! They loved them! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)



I have missed U all....I had MAJOR issues with getting my camera to upload photos today and spent wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy too much time on that task :( sooooooooooo I am writing the FAVE THINGS blog post tonight for tomorrows NEW challenge and HOPING HOPING HOPING to get out there and visit all of U also!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

CHA part 4!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all......

I tried my bestest to visit some of U last night....but the internet in the hotel I am in is like DIAL UP (Staci....I sooooooooooooooo feel your pain!! LOL!)!! UGH!!! I am soooooooooooooooooo frustrated!!! Sooooooooooo I am SORRY that I haven't made it around to everyone this week....please know that its not because I don't want too....I miss U all soooooooooooooooooooooo MUCH!!!! Friday all should be back to normal!!!! LOL!!! If there is such a thing!!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) Wanted to share some more photos!! :)
I forgot to share this one the other day!!! I got to meet AMY!!! She lives here in California and came up to CHA to see me!!! YAYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!! She is sooooooooooooooooo SWEET! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is ME and a little lady that some of U might know... (LOL!) JENNI BOWLIN! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here are some girls from that I was wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy jazzed to meet!!! Mrs. Chez....Kelly and JAMIE (Jamie is on my FAVE THINGS DT!!!! LOVE HER!)!!!! :):):):):):):):):) These girls ROCK......I was sooooooooooooooo HAPPY to meet them! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I got to meet Lucy Edson!! *love her* (and ummmmmmmmmmmmm just sayin'...she might be a future GDT for FAVE THINGS!!! EEEEEEKKKKKKK!!!!) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And me and KRISTII!!! EEEEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKKKK!!!!! I was sooooooooooooo excited to meet her...she is on the Scrapping the Music DT with me!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is a new friend I met....Illyse...she is a total sweetheart!!!!! And I just sayin'....she just might be a future  GDT for FAVE THINGS too! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And Sarah, Gloria and I went out to dinner at Buca di Beppo's!!! LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE that place!!!! YUM! :):):):):):):):):) And YES....I know GLORIA is going to KILL me for the photo of her in this post!! LOL!!! Ohhhhhhhhhhhhh and the pins are a little treat for the Hubby!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)





And I've been playing too!! LOL!!! Here is one of the Make-N-Takes we did! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

I miss U all...and I will be back soon!!! LOVE TO ALL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Monday, January 25, 2010

CHA Part 3 :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all...

Well YESTERDAY was the official opening day of CHA! :):):):):):):):):):):):) Wanted to share some photos with everyone! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Here are some LO's that the DT did for Nikki's booth.....Mine is the one that says..."Yeah, I'm Pretty!" (the one with the black dog!) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

 And here is Susan Dupre, Nikki and Me! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is Nikki, Bree Tetz and Me!!! Bree was soooooooooooooooooo SWEET!!! I was sooooooooooooooooooo GLAD to finally meet her! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here are Me and my AMAZING friends Dina Wakely and Kerry Lynn Yeary....LOVE THEM! :):):):):):):):):):) Sooooooooooooooooo sad that I have to go to California to see Dina, as we both live in Arizona!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And Me and Michelle Lanning!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE her! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is me and Scott Shaw...the Owner of!!!! He is AWESOME!!!! Sounds like he had a GREAT day in meeting some people.....make sure to check out BlueMoon's Blog for video footage! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And for any of my readers that happens to live in or around Phoenix....this is Terri O and Me!!! She was a longggggggggggggggg time newscaster on Channel 3's news and now is involved in the crafting industry! :):):):):):):) I know, I know....I look scared in this lol lol....I just wasn't ready for the like a good excuse right???? LOL!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I got to meet Stacey Cohen!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee her work! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Well...that's it for today....I am tired, but in a good way....and heading back to the CHA hall shortly...I miss U all.....and CAN NOT wait to get caught back up with U! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)