20 March 2006

oh happy day

things making me happy today...

it's sunny!!!!!!! (AND the first day of spring - woo hoo!)

memories of yesterday:

holding the book and seeing it in person for the very first time:

(thanks for the photo renee!)

meeting elsie who is in fact uber cool down to earth funny fun chick:


shopping:

(yep, i spoiled mysel)

including these:


and some labels not on their site, but from the same company, cavallini (GORGEOUS stuff!!!)

listening to this old gem:


and drinking:


and thinking about (well what else!!??)...
SCRAPPING!

LOVE!

25 comments:

Missy said...

LOVE that freaking shopping HAUL!!

you rock.
can't wait to hold your book in my grubby mitts.

Caroline said...

i neeeeed that book!!!!!
sounds like fun :)
and congrats on the HM! you totally deserve it!

Erin said...

i LOVE this post gen!
look at you and your amazing book!
THAT'S MY GIRL!!!!!!
whoooooo hoooooooooooo!

christina cole said...

so jealous!!! looks like you had so much fun and i just love the photos!! :)

pamela said...

gen...
so great to meet you at the elsie crop. love your pictures. hope to see you soon.

pamela
(scrapamela)

Renee said...

i love that photo of all your new purchases.....it's orgasmic (that's a word right?) LOL!

Sat was fun. Wouldn't want to share the whole experience with anyone else. :)

talk to you soon...
renee

heidi said...

wow, you were a shopping fool! :)

Robyn said...

can't wait to get my hands on & see your stuff in 'your'book!! Cool shopping goodies,cool Gen & Elsie pic...what a fun day!!

Jen said...

You freaking cleaned house girl! Look at all that awesome scrappy stuff!!! Can't wait to see the book....were you ridiculously excited???

Séverine said...

OMG!!!!! THE BOOK! OUR BOOK... You're a lucky girl! So cool to see you with it!

HUGS

Klala said...

I've been drinking earl grey too!!!

And HOLY CRAP that's alot of stuff!!!!!

I want that book. NOW.

Nicole said...

How super exciting Gen!!! Holy Crap it looks like you hit the mother load of scrappin' supplies:)

Christina said...

omg G! That is an amazing amount of product!! AND you have your pic with Elsie too! Too cool girl! I must get my hands on the book your in!

so awesome G!

Sara B said...

It was SO cool to meet you Gen...can't wait to have you back in our store....hmmm teaching perhaps?!?!

Sara in B'ham

Valerie said...

WOW look at all those goodies!! And that pic of you and Elsie is super cute!! Looks like you had an awesome time!! I cannot wait to see what you create with all those goodies!!

sarah said...

okay...
1. I want that book.
2. So cool that you meet Elsie(that picture is adorable!)and took her class!
3. Holy crap that's a scrapbook loot! Looks like SO much fun!

xoxox

Mara said...

umm... can i please come scrap?
that stuff looks FUN!

Michelle W. said...

I'm dying to get that book!!! So glad you spoil yourself. Have fun scrapping

Michelle

April said...

cant wait to get that book either.
so glad you are having good scrappy times.

love ya!

xoxoxoxoxox

Babs said...

I lurk on your blog. I had to leave a comment. I'm sitting here drooling over your shopping spree. AWESOME!

Alissa said...

Hey! You didn't get all that cool stuff in our store, did you? :) So cool to meet you on Saturday and, what Sara said! You should be teaching at TOM. I can hook you up! ;)

Joanna Bolick said...

Oooh, the book!! How awesome!! I can't wait to see it!

Rae said...

Cool pic...wow...what a scrap haul...I'm sooooo jealous...can't wait to get my hands on that book!!!

danielle said...

AAAAH!! i'm so jealous you've held the book in your hands!! so cool! els told me she wanted to jack the copy from Tracy.. LOL!! can't wait to see it and your fantastic work in it. :-)

Kate said...

Oh my goodnes you did spoil yourself- colour me jealous- look at that stash!! And yep I LOVE Earlt Grey!! Have you been to Teaz on Granville?? I love it!! Yummmy!