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More Sewing…

Okay, so my dog ate my camera… well… the memory card anyway 😛 How conveeenient 🙂 hehe that way I don’t have to show you all my sewing! I have been working on a dress for Hal. I know it will be so bad that I will be too embarrassed to let her wear it, …

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Sewing!

So, my latest obsession is sewing… I got a cool sewing machine today, and I am all ready to sew lol… I can sew in a straight line oh yes I can! I tried to make a bunny… it did NOT look like a bunny when I was finished… oh no it did not 🙂 …

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Halle’s TuTu

So, those of you that know me know just how much I love Halloween… apparently enough to spend all my spare time making this tutu! How cute was Halle at the Pumpkin patch???

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Unloading the Dishwasher….

Unloading the dishwasher is one of those stupid things that you have to do ALL the time and feel like you are never done doing it… unless you get ahead of it… If you get up in the morning EVERY morning and spend eight mintues unloading the dishwasher, then you don’t have to worry about …

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Mojo

where oh where has my mojo gone oh where oh where could it be? where oh where has my mojo gone I think I’ll go get some tea.

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What a weird mix of hobbies…

So I am currently sitting here with these browser windows open: My guild websiteTwo PeasSB.comWoW Hunter forumsA friend’s armory pageFontologie and it just hit me that I probably have the weirdest two hobbies ever… I mean… they don’t even compliment each other… and in some ways I think that is a good thing, but in …

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Mixed Feedback…

So, as I was teaching my class tonight I got some mixed feedback… Some of the students would rather see more of a workshop class for the doodling than a project class…. but others really like having the project class… … I have to say… coming up with a really cool doodling workshop could be …

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Teaching at a NEW place!

Okay, awesome! I have been asked to teach a mini class at a scrapbook retreat this weekend! How fun is that? I think I am going to teach the little altoid tin thing… I think that will be super cool! Check out the place : Scrapper’s Hideaway! I am very excited to be broadening my …

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A weekend with no kids?

Well, since I now have two kids instead of one… it is a rarity that Keet and I get a weekend alone, but it is happening this weekend! Maybe we can like go out to dinner or even see a movie! Whoa! I don’t even know the last time I went to see a movie! …

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Hercules Hush!

Do you have any idea how many times a day I say this? Well, it is a LOT… I mean a LOT a LOT! All the time I am telling that dang dog to hush. How do you get them to stop barking? Anyone got any magic secrets here?

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My May Class!

I know! I know! I am totally slackin here on getting my new class out… but I spent the better part of the day working on it and TADAH! It is done! I did a mother’s day book, and this is the first time I have really ever worked with felt, and can I just …

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S-U-C-C-E-S-S!

Yes! My class went SO well! zomg! It was total greatness. For starters it was absolutely AMAZING that I was able to jump in and teach again! It was like ten minutes in I was remembering everything I ever learned about teaching! (Yes, you have to learn how to teach, but that is a whole …

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here I go!

Well, wish me luck… because I am on my way to teach my very first ever scrapbooking class. People, this is a HUGE deal for me, and I just couldn’t be more excited! So….. here I go! I will let you know how it goes!

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Wow! So friggin busy.,,,

So, on Monday my cousin moved in…. Yup… my seventeen year old cousin now lives in my house with me, my husband and my almost 2 year old daughter! Her parents have been going through a divorce this past year and she needed a place to go for a little break to get away from …

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Sweet 53!

Yaaay! Cheetara is level 53! These 50’s are fun…. I just REALLY want to hit that 58 mark, cause I hear 58-60 is super fast in the outlands. hehe that is all 🙂

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um, you read my blog?

So, it is always weird to me when I am talking to someone and they bring up something they have read in my blog… it isn’t a bad thing, in fact… it makes me smile… but I just don’t really understand why people would want to read about my life? I mean, am I that …

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proximity…

You know what is weird… when you have a friend who is a great friend, you know.. one of the best friends you have EVER had… and then… all of the sudden you just aren’t friends anymore because you move away from each other… that is all it takes… one moves… and bam… you aren’t …

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Let them eat Cake!

So, today I decided to actually use Basic Grey! This is a big deal, and I have never been a Basic Grey girl AT ALL before, but I decided that I am really digging on this new Phoebe line, and I thought it would be just the thing for my little Valentine’s Day Layout. I …

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Oodles people, oodles…

Okay, I am hard at work on my oodles of doodles, and I am really excited and also a little nervous! I think it is a good project, but my biggest concern is the timing… ya know… this is my first class, and I don’t want it to go over… but I DEFINITELY don’t want …

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My grandparents are coming!

Well, I guess I haven’t been the greatest granddaughter because my grandparents are coming to visit me since I apparently can’t get my butt down to visit them haha! Actually it is really cool… I am super excited to see them, it has been a while since I have visited with them, and they are …

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My first class is SCHEDULED!

Can I get a WOOT people?!?!? My first class is on the schedule! Yup… so excited I could pee! I am officially teaching a class called Oodles of Doodles at The Scrapbook Pad! It will be the first Tuesday in April, and we will be doodling, making a tin with alcohol inks, and making a …

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haha so the questions is…

So the question is WHAT will I be teaching…. hmmm so far I only have ideas… suggestions would be GREAT… I know what paper I want to use… I want to use the fabulous new stuff from Luxe Designs… their stuff is to DIE for, and they are based out of Dallas, so I definitely …

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It is really happening!

Okay, so I talked to the LSS I am going to teach at, and I go in on Thursday to get everything set up! They said I could be teaching as early as MARCH! Now I am ascared! People will sign up, right? I am trying to come up with something cool and fun to …

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Calendar Pages

When someone has a baby in my group of friends we make a calendar book for them to use as a baby book. Everyone takes a different month or two, and they do the pages… it makes for a REALLY cool book with lots of different looks. This is my latest September Page…. I am …

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Scrapbooking!

For the first time in over three years I scrapbooked just because I wanted to! I don’t own a store anymore, I don’t have to worry about it going on the website, I just get to scrap because it is FUN! This paper from Bam Pop has totally inspired me! Great job guys I love …

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Bring it on big boy….

Okay, my husband is normally a pretty understanding guy when it comes to this whole stay at home mom kind of thing… EXCEPT for the occiasional time when he decides I do nothing… this really REALLY pisses me off… but I have decided the response he gets when he says this is that I do …

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It’s Official

Well, it is actually official! I announced today that I sold ScrapLove! I can’t believe I actually did it! As of today I am officially no longer the web mistress of ScrapLove! This is the coolest, scariest thing ever! haha I am definitely sad to be leaving the website I built from the ground up, …

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Inconvenience…

I hate it when others inconvenience me and my family and just go on about their day like they didn’t! It drives me up the wall! I just want people to stop and realize that they have inconvenienced me and acknowledge it! Ya know? Just a simple, “I am really sorry, and I know this …

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just wow.

sometimes things in life just happen at this perfect thing and things just start to come together in this perfect way and everything works out for the very best! I love those times! Right now things are good… heck, great even… I love when that happens 🙂 I love big new things in life and …

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hahah I love it!

lol I love it! Over at two peas they are talking about my dan’s balls layout! It was so long ago that I did that one that I hardly ever even think about it… and to see it sprout back up makes me laugh all over again! ahhh we miss dan 🙂 he was a …

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Ringing in the new…

Well, I think it is important to come up with resolutions you can really strive for and keep. I like resolutions that make you a better person… so… instead of the usual “lose wieght, exercise more, and eat better” resolutions that I used to always come up with, I have a different plan. I am …

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Life is ever so funny…

I love making lemonade out of lemons… sometimes it is hard to make that lemonade… but that is the best tasting lemonade… ya know what I mean? heheh I guess that is all I really had to say for today. I got my tree down, and it is nice to see my house all fresh …

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Obsessed MUCH

Okay seriously… you may or not know this about me… but I love video games… LOVE them. So much so that I worked at a GameStop when I was in College and even quit my job to have more time to play Phantasy Star Online. (Which up until recently I was damn near convinced was …

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Thanksgiving Tug of War

The holidays were super fun when we were kids, right? We weren’t being pulled in a hundred different directions by all the different family members trying to convince us that this is the Thanksgiving we are supposed to be at? AND… why in the heck is the actual Thursday so important, isn’t the sprit of …

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A fun night!

I had such a good time with our friends tonight! Our girls played and laughed together while we played and laughed at the video games! We went to a fun little friend chicken restaurant (pretty sure keet has food poisoning, but that is a different story for a different time) and we hokey pokeyed and …

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What fun!

Well, I spent all weekend dealing with a sick kid, and that is not the fun I am talking about! hehe the fun I AM talking about is the fun going on at ScrapLove right now! I am actually seeing scrapping on my scrapbooking website. This is such a big deal to me, because I …

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the big 2-8

Well… it seems my birthday is upon us…. I am 28 today…. 28… I remember when I thought that was OLD…. but now that it is here… it seems pretty young! So far, so good 🙂

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My freakin Day….

Well well… my day so far has been quite the suck day… it all started out when Keet was getting ready to go to a meeting and he was super loud getting ready and he woke hal up… THEN I had to get ready to go to the dentist with an awake kid…. then I …

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Christmas Shopping Already

Okay, I refuse tobe one of those frazzled moms searching for toys at the last minute for my kid, so far, so good… So, I was walking by this endcap in Wal-Mart when I saw the cabbage patch newborns, and since Hal is OBSESSED with babies right now, this is something I wanted to get …

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My new IPod!

So, as I sit here typing I am jamming out to ‘Material Girl’ on my new pink IPod… hahah how am I ever going to teach my daughter that material posessions aren’t important when I love all mine so much? haha poor kid! Okay I feel a little better… ‘Unwritten’ is on now… that is …

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Why is it…

Okay, so why is it that when my daughter is at my mom’s house I think that is my cue to stay up ALL NIGHT long… I am such a total dork… I just stayed up the whole night… and am apparently so incoherent that I can’t even make sense on my blog and am …

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Having so much fun!

Okay, so as many of you know I have been running ScrapLove for a little over two years now, and for the first time ever, I feel like I have really put it out there… by making the open call for the design team challenge. I was really really scared to do this! I mean… …

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So now about my playlist…

Well… crap… now I gotta come up with the ultimate playlist so that when I am rocking it with the IPod I can listen to whatever I want and I can sing my little heart out and have a great time no matter what…. problem…. I love a zillion songs, and I can’t think of …

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Getting an IPOD NANO!

so… for my birthday that is coming up I am getting an IPod Nano! hehe I wanted a pink one, but not the dark pink, the light pink… and guess what… that one is ACTUALLY cheaper haha! I hafta have this IPod…. I can’t wait wooohooo! Halle and I can jam all day long now! …

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So You Think You Can Scrap?

So You Think You Can SCRAP – Design Team Contest ScrapLove is starting their first ever design team and wants to invite you to participate in our “So You Think You Can SCRAP” design team contest! Beginning Sunday, October 8, 2006, participants will compete in 8 weeks of challenges to become part of ScrapLove’s first …

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Entourage….

All of it haha! Keet and I have been sitting around watching ALL of Entourage… and I gotta say… now that is a good show! It made us laugh, and it was a super bonding experience all at the same time. 🙂 You know the thing about these shows… I really like when you can …

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Poor Little Monkey…

Poor little monkey…. on a recent trip to the Dallas World Aquarium I took some pictures of this little monkey, and I didn’t realize how sad he looked until I moved the pics over to my computer. They were actually so cool… they were screeching and howling so loud that it hurt my ears! Halle …

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Google rejects piracy

ARRR! How dare Google forget about the pirates! AVAST, ME HEARTIES. Google’s traditional themed logos sadly do not, yet at least, extend to today’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day. Altogether now: “arrrrrr.” read more | digg story

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Dumb and Dumber…

so here I sit in the hotel room watching Dumb and Dumber while Hal and Keet sleep next to me! All in all, so far this has been a really good trip. It has definitely been a difficiult trip with the dealing with Hal and all that… but I just kinda had to get her …

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White Castle!

Well, since the days of Paul Revere, and Fighting for my right to Par-TAY, I have always wanted to eat at White Castle… but since I live in Texas, and don’t travel up North much… I have never really had the chance. I ended up going to Ohio to visit the in-laws family this weekend… …

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9/11

Well… another 9/11 has come and gone…. what a weird day it just is… it just seems more eerie to me than the other days… ya know? I am one of those people who only likes happy endings in books, so I generally try not to think about the bad stuff… but on a day …

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DAMMIT!

Can I just say, for the record…. DAMMIT! It is almost 3:30 in the AM and I am wide afrigginwake! I hate when this happens… tomorrow I will drag all day and I won’t accomplish anything. Speaking of accomplishing things… I have been kickin butt at play groups (who says kickin butt at play groups? …

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WOW!

lol this is one of those “I never post in my blog” posts. hahah I would love to say I have been super busy, but that isn’t the case… instead… I am obsessed with Big Brother, and I am spending all my time watching the live feeds haha! Why am I so obsessed with this …

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What is nerdy anyway?

So, my husband runs a RPG website, and one of his friends was over and they were talking about the whole RPG thing, and one of them made a comment about how they were about to get mega nerdy…. which got me to thinking… what is nerdy anyway… I mean… who gets to decide this? …

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Up and Running!

Okay, now that the store is up and running I am feeling a little better about things… everything is calming down a little bit, and I am actually getting a little time to BREATHE! I have been hard at work making my images look pretty, and I have actually been learning a little photo shop!Hehe …

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Big Brother 7 All Stars!

It’s here It’s here! I mean, sure the live feeds got turned on early and we got leaked as to who the all stars would be…. but hey I am still VERY excited! Why am I such a dork about Big Brother? I just love this show, and I am totally pulling for Diane… at …

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Hi, my name is Joe…

Did you ever sing that song when you were a kid? Hi, my name is Joe, and I work in a button factory…. the other day my boss came up to me and said Hi Joe, are you busy? I said no, he said gooooood turn the button with your right hand… and then they …

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Happy Fourth….

Well well… looks like it is the fourth of July today! This is one of those random holidays that happens every year in the middle of the summer and everyone gets to be off work. This hasn’t always been a ‘real’ holiday to me because I am never at school during this time, so it …

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