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25 Sep 2010

Waltzingmouse Sketch Challenge....and a bit of Blabbering.....

Warning: The following post has been fueled by several cups of coffee Smiley from millan.net and a day of stamping....read at your own risk....bwahahahaha!!!!

Good day! I'm sorry I haven't been around this week, but we have been busy farming - not Farmville or Frontierville - but real actual farming lol!!- combining beans to be precise, and since my son has gone back to school I am doing the go'fering this fall - you know - go for this, go for that ...love it!

This week's sketch challenge at Waltzingmouse Stamps was a fun one and quite simple!! I used my Nutcracker Sweet stamp set and some Making Memories Christmas paper. I also was able to work in the Musical Backgrounds stamp set - absolutely love it!

We would love for you to join us for the 16th sketch challenge! You could be a Top Mouse!




Today, I took the day off of farming to go to Kraftin' Kimmie's First Annual Krafty Day! 

It was a blast and I got to see so many people - my whooty friend Kerry (who met me at the door and saved me a spot - thank you Kerry -Smiley from millan.net - I detest walking in alone) whom I met at CHA and was thrilled to find out she was going to be here as well 

- also Andrea - who I kind of knew but really didn't (you know?) and now I do because she did two awesome make and takes and we were able to get in a few minutes of visiting Smiley from millan.net (since she didn't have her laptop- *grin*)  with Kerry and Kimmie, - great advice and fun times! - AND I found out that I think I am luvin' Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps - I wasn't sure because there is so much colouring - but what a relaxing way to spend the day - colouring-- I mean really!!! 

Karen and Sarah were at our table and I got a chance to meet the awesome Amy Leggate from (Paper Romance)....... all fun!! 

Of course Scrappin' Great Deals was there with 25% off everything!! - so I had to get something - Sheila has the new October Afternoon Seaside paper pack in - woot woot - and since I am a paper hog.....it was a given!!

So that is why I didn't get my post up this morning.....whew....

So sorry for the rambling - like I said - coffee, stamping and friends (oh yeh - maybe some food too..) a perfect day!!

7 comments:

  1. it was sooo much fun chatting with you today and talking 'shop' hee hee! I am glad I got to know you better and to see we are both sister's in farming. I farmed today too- strawberries, blueberries and blackberries and fed my chickens- all virtually of course hee hee! My hubby lent me a wee bit of time on his old laptop- not as good as mine of course AND AS WE KNOW I AM MISSING MINE!!! So funny to see you mention that in your post!!! LOL! cheers! xoxo

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  2. Beautiful christmas card. Love the nutcracker.

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  3. LOL!! I can't believe you inked up the nutcracker again!! Are you
    warming up to these guys?? lol!!! Glad you had a fabby time!!!

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  4. Loved spending the day with you Bonnie!! You are so sweet and super talented! Oh and don't forget to drink, since you mentioned the laptop!

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  5. Bonnie, it was great to meet you yesterday. It is so much fun being with a group of people who understand the love of making cards.

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  6. OMG! YOU USED THE NUTCRACKERS!!!!! WHAT???? LOL THAT is why I ordered them for myself I KNEW you would get over those big scary teeth! LOL

    SO gladyou had fun times meeting people!!!!

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  7. well, your rambles are just fine by me. glad to hear everything is going well with the farm. love our nutcracker. a crackin' job combining it with the musical stamp set! :)

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