Tuesday, September 15, 2009

These are a Few of My Favorite Rooms! And Our FAVE FOOD WINNER! :):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all......

Well....OMYGOSH!!!! Did we have sooooooooooooooooooooo MUCH YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY food on this last CHALLENGE!!!! WOW WOW WOW!!!! I was like DROOLING over all the YUMMINESS coming through my screen....we had chocolate, Cherry pie, Mexican Food, Chinese Food....Cake....HOLY MOLY....note to self...next time I decide to bring this MUCH YUMMY food into my view....IT SO NEEDS TO BE WHEN I AM NOTTTTTTTT on a DIET!!! LOL!!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) We can only have one winner though....and that WINNER IS.............. TANYA and HER YUMMY CAKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! CONGRATS  TANYA!!!!! Here is her LO!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):)

Please email me at bmwgirl@cox.net so that I can get Jessi your address and she can send your prize off to U!!!!!!! U are GONNA loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee her stuff!!!! GORGEOUS! :):):):):) And speaking of Miss Jessi....we want to thank her for being our Guest Designer for August!!! She truly has won my heart with her kindness and talent! :):):):):):):):):):):)

And and and and and and I want to give a HONORABLE mention to Christina for her LO that she made for our FAVE FOOD challenge!!!! She is Peggy's daughter and our YOUNGEST player during this challenge....she is SEVEN!!!! Here is the LO she made!!!!!!

Soooooooooooooooooooooooo BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!! Thanks for playing along with us Christina!!! We'd like to send U a little something for being our youngest player...sooooooooooooo Peggy, can U please email me your addy??? :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Now.....on for our NEWEST CHALLENGE!!!!!!!! These are a FEW OF MY FAVORITE ROOMS!!!!!!! What room is your FAVE????? To one of our Design Team members (the adorable Miss Bekka!), it may not even be a room.....hehehehehehehe.....sooooooooooo is it your craft room, your bathroom, your game room????? Tell us all ABOUT IT! :):):):):):):):):):):)  Here is what our DT created!!!!!! (**side note** shhhhhhhhhhhh don't tell my DT this....but, ummmmm yeah, I'm moving in with EACH one of them for at least one year each....cuz ummmmmmmmm yeah....THEIR ROOMS ROCK!!!!! **ok** back to our scheduled DT CREATIONS!!!!) lol lol lol :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

First.....I am very honored that my dear dear dear dear TALENTED friend Krista has agreed (*I'm sure it helps that I did a choke hold on her to make her say YES! hehehehehehe....KIDDING!!!!*) to be our GDT for this challenge! :):):):):):):) Having been to Krista's house every month for a crop for the past year, I can TELL U personally that she has the MOST AMAZING CRAFT ROOM EVER!!!!! LOVEEEEEEEEEE it!!!!!!!! All IKEA yumminess....and her being a scrapbook sales rep....let me tell U...this WOMAN has it all!!!!!!! Love ya Krista and thanks for being our GDT!!!!!! She made a mini....so make sure u check out this slide show! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And now.....as I mentioned above...Miss Bekka did her LO on a room that's not even a room!!! LOL!!!!! Her and her hubby just bought their first home (welcome to debt my friend..lol!!) and her hubby built a firepit in their back yard and this is where they spend some of their evenings!!!! Ok, Miss Bekka...since yeah....its still over FOUR MILLION DEGREES here in Phoenix, Arizona....I will be over later to cozy up with U guys by the fire! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next.....my AMAZING AMAZING Chris!!!! This is her COZY Kitchen!!!!!! Would U look at the branches and the fabric on this BEAUTY!!!!! OMYGOSH!!!!!!! Seriously, U need to visit this woman's blog and see all the amazing TALENT she has PAST scrapping.....sewing, PAINTING...wow wow wow....and let's see.....just to mix it up a bit.....I totally think Chris needs an ETSY SHOP for all her goodies she creates...sooooooooooooooo EVERYONE that leaves a comment in this post and says, "CHRIS....GET AN ETSY SHOP!!!!" will get a chance to WIN a PRIZE from me when I announce our winner and next challenge on 09/30/09!!!!!! How bout them apples! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

HOLY smokes.....SERIOUSLY...(yeah, I know...I loveeeeeeee and USE that WORD wayyyyyyyyy to much...lol!) WOULD U LOOK at this ADORABLE little house that Deana made about her PINK PINK PINK (I love PINK...sooooooooo I had to say it A LOT! hehehehehehehe) CRAFT ROOM!?!?!?!?!?!? And I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeee her even more cuz she made it using Nikki Sivils's paper line!!!! *swoon*....LOVE THIS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And my SWEET SWEET Georgia!!!!!!!! (I am sooooooooooooooooo going to Brazil to hang with this woman some day....*sigh* someday!) :):):):):) I sooooooooooooooooooooooo LOVE her digi skills (*crossing fingers that SOME DAY SOME DAY SOME DAY she will teach me HOW TO DO DIGI!!!!! Hehehehehehe) and I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee her craft room!!!! JUST LOOK!!!! I wanna go play there! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


And ONE of my TWILIGHT TWINS!!!! She and hubby have a DREAM to have this GORGEOUS Bathroom on their home someday.....yeah...uh.....Hanneke...when U get that ordered...U just give me a call and I will come there to take a nice relaxing bubble bath....I mean.....uhhhhhhhh I will be there to HELP U install and get everything put together!!!! hehehehehehehehehe :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


And speaking of bathrooms.....LOOK at this dreamy one Jamie has!!!!!!!!!!!! *sigh* I'll take a bubble bath, candles and relaxing music to go please my dear Jamie!!!!!!!! This is JUST WOW GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!! *side note......Jamie....we know your family has had difficult times right now, please know that U are in our prayers...love U girl!* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) *******BUT on a LITTLE (ok MUCH) HAPPIER NOTE.....I want to CONGRATULATE JAMIE on MAKING the TATTERED ANGELS DT!!!!!!! Woooooooooooooooooooooooo Hoooooooooooooooooooo GIRL!!!!!!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)*******


And here is one of my OTHER TWILIGHT TWINS!!!! (wait...I guess that would make us triplets, no???? lol!)........JEANET and her WOW BEAUTIFUL LIVING ROOM!!!!! I can sooooooooooooooooooo see me and her just chillin' on the couch, reading Twilight (um....what else is there??? lol) and chatting up the characters!!!!!!!!! And I love love love love love love love how this girl uses the YELLOW!!!! *sigh* love that YELLOW! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

My WONDERFUL Jenneke....her craft room...............ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh her craft room!!!!!!! This woman is ONE of MY QUEEN OF LAYERS!!!!!!!! Sooooooooooo I can JUST IMAGINE the YUMMINESS in this ROOM!!!!!!! I'll be over after I take that bubble bath at Hanneke's, and chat up some Twilight with Jeanet....and then me and U can create GOODNESS all NIGHT long.....is that good with U Jenneke?!?!?!?! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

******* Jenneke's LO is getting PUBLISHED!!! That is soooooooooooooo cool!!!!! So for now, we have to remove it from here!!! CONGRATS JENNEKE!!!!!********************

And then there is this girl named Julie??? Maybe U know her as the "rambler?" hehehehehehehe :):):):):):):):) Here is my FAVE ROOM....this was my kitchen growing up back home in New York! :):):):):) I wrote my journaling about the happy memories that were made in this room, dying Easter Eggs, carving Halloween Pumpkins....having family dinners...I loveeeeeeeeeD that house! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And yeah…. Ummmmmmmm my girl AMY….LOVEEEEEEEEEEEE this woman!!!!!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) She is ONE of the WOMAN that I hope I can grow up and scrap like someday!!!! She is AMAZING….layers, vintage, colors…..U name it…this woman DOES IT!!! And (*patting Julie on the back right now* hehehehehehe) I am the ONE person who got Amy to read a book recently!!! YAY ME!!! Soooooooooooooo Amy….U teach me your scrap goodiness and we’ll call it even!!!! Good for U??? hehehehehehehehe :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)  This is a TWO PAGER (I soooooooooooo need to make those again!!!) and it is about her GORGEOUS BEDROOM/SCRAP SPACE!!!!! I love love love love love love the colors….and would U LOOK at that VINTAGE YUMMMMMMMM on here!!! LOVE IT!  :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


And my girl Lisa......(hope U are feeling better now!).....her KITCHEN....ummmmmmmmmmmmm yeah.....I'd trade in that ahem 1970'ish kitchen (see above....hehehehehehe) ANY DAY (kidding MOM!!!! lol!) to have a kitchen as YUMMY as that!!!!!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE it!!!! Lisa.....sooooooooooooo I'll be over around 7'ish and we can HAVE some of that COMFORT FOOD U mentioned in your FAVE FOOD LO....that's good for U, right???? :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And hehehehehehehehehe....it looks like my girl Sarah has FOUND her "inner Deana!" LOL LOL LOL!!!!! When I saw this in our "secret" hiding place that we put our LO's (hehehehehehe)....I thought, "What the Heck??? Deana has all ready made a LO???? She made TWO??"....lol....seriously, Sarah....that is EXACTLY what I said!!!! LOL!!!! Sarah even said it herself that she was lifting Miss Deana's yumminess!!!!!! Sarah also just moved into her very FIRST home (once again...welcome to the WORLD of HOMEOWNER DEBT!!!! lol!)....and she made a little house that shows the different rooms in it!!!! How flippin' CLEVER is this!!!! Loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee it! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


And now for the prize this time around!!!!! Our amazing JEANET has generously offered the prize....and JUST wait until U see this!!!! Lately, she has been making some AMAZING lo's and cards using these REALLY COOL stamps!!!!! Soooooooooooooooooo she decided to add a BRAND new set of these stamps as part of the prize!!!!! But....wait there's MORE (*informerical anyone???? LOL!*) ..... I asked her.... if she had the time....could she make an EXTRA LO showing JUST how COOL these STAMPS are......and YEAH, HELLO?????? Not only did she make a LO....but a card too!!! Thanks GIRL....U seriously (yeah, I know....I said it again! lol!) ARE ASTOUNDING!!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)




And here is the CARD and LO she made to showcase the stamps!!! GORGEOUS!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


Ok.....Julie the "rambler" has struck again and included a NOVEL!!!!! (again!)......sooooooooooooooooo show us YOUR FAVE ROOM by SEPTEMBER 29th, 2009 and all the DT members will let U all know who we want to move in with next!!!! KIDDING.....well, maybe.....nooooooooooo really, I'm KIDDING!!!!!!! hehehehehehehehehehehe :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


Amy said...

I so love our layout shout outs you are so sweet..... Congrats to our youngest player...You are quite the scrapper already! Ahhhh, My sweet friend Tanya won this challenge. So excited for her. Her work is BEAUTIFUL!!!
Hey I finished another book....The Last Lecture and I am more than halfway through a third book called The Penny. WhoooooHoooooo That would make 3 books in a week and a half...Hahahha. Thanks for the knowledge boost...I love ya for it!!! Great latouts ladies. I can't wait to see all the sweet rooms all our players will show us. Hugs to all. Amy

Jessica Wilson said...

Congrats Tanya..Hope you enjoy the prize!! And congrats to the youngest player:) Ooh, Amy how was The Last Lecture?? I have been wanting to read that. Love all the layouts and thanks again for having me as a guest...I had sooo much fun playing with you girls! Love, Jess

Dora said...

This is my o my so much, did you do that in one day....it's stunning, love all the different styles and colors! You are just amazing!

Petra Coolen said...

Hooray for the "cake girl" Tanya!
I´m sure that cake tastes as good as our "Limburgse vlaai" ;)

Julie, you are so lucky to have such a great DT!! So many styles, so much to look at. They did a great job (again).

Unknown said...

Congrats Tanya ...great lay-out you made.And the new challenge so cool .Love the lay-out you girls all ready made.
bye bye,Lean

Deana said...



CONGRATULATIONS & thank you to Krista for your adorable GDT project... so cute!

I ♥ ALL the DT projects & LO's and would ♥ to visit ALL of your FAV ROOMS! :-)

Hugs ♥...

Scrappi Sandi said...

Congrats Tanya - that was one 'almost edible' LO!!!

Loving having a peek into everyone's rooms - will need to tidy mine before I take photo's!!!

Jamie Dougherty (jaylynn) said...

Wow everyones Los are Gorgeous and inventive !!!! So much talent WOW!!!! And congrats to Tanya !!!!!!!! What a beautiful LO!!!!

sarah said...

Congrats Tanya and Christina! :) You had such beautiful projects!

Chris, GET AN ETSY SHOP!!! :) hehehe

...and like Julie, I'm coming over to everyone's place for a year to play!! Soothing bathrooms, fun scrap rooms, a firepit?! ... I am so there... all of your rooms make me want to come over NOW! hehe.

Can't wait to see everyone's take on this challenge.


Anonymous said...

WOW!!!!!!! Everyone's LOs are beautiful!!!! I love all the rooms and getting a sneak peak into the houses of the dt members!!!! Sooo much fun!!!! Im gonna get on this cuz I definitely already know what my fav room is!!!

Chris, GET AN ETSY SHOP!! hehe I agree with Julie on this one! :):):)

Hanneke said...

Yay for Tanya, congrats girl!!!!! Have fun with your prize!!!!!!!!! And Julie you're not only making Amy read, but all of us!!!!! Loooove to see wha you all create!!!

Anonymous said...

Congrats Tanya and Christina!!Wow!
Julie,awesome novel again!!Thanks sweetie!Love the DT layouts...and that mini of Krista is soo awesome..love it!

Can't wait to see all of your fave rooms...so get started girls!!

Gladie said...

Julie, you're a shining artist AND a shining writer, I just love your novel - still trying to catch my breath after ROTFL here ;) Tanya, congratulations, your LO is so yummy! And congrats for our youngest player too! And Chris....GET AN ETSY SHOP!!!! :D :D :D And Holy Moses, Jeanet! Those stamps of yours are awsome! They have my name on them, can't you see? LOL - I guess I'd better stick aroung for this round too, not that THAT is such a burden, I just LOVE this blog :D Except maybe that I'd have to do some seriously cleaning before taking those photos :/ Or maybe you'd like to see it as is? LOL - nah, that's not gonna happen ;) Can't wait to see all those rooms, awsome LOs fromthe DT's! :D

Missy said...

Congrats to Tanya !! Will have to work on this one.

Oh and ....


AuroraTN said...

Congrats, Tanya! Really awesome layout! For this newest challenge, what inspiration! All the DT members are so talented!

Denise said...

Congrats, Tanya and Christina!! Oh another fun one. Hmmm...so hard to choose just ONE! Thinking, thinking....

Anonymous said...

Hi everyone!
Congrats to Tanya and Christina!
I,m new here and I just love all the creativity I see here! I just love everything the DT came up with and that price is so awesome!! I sure would like to win those stamps... So I made this LO about my favorite room!! Here is my entry:

Oh... Chris... get an etsy shop!

Sam said...

It is not true !!! I missed this challenge!
I have no more the time to make of the scrap !!!!
I hope that I could make the next challenge!
Congrat's for Tanya's page ! Her layout is beautiful.

Unknown said...

I'm pretty much BLOWN AWAY by your DT creations- goodness... they are FAB LOs!!!!

Favorite room, huh? Gonna have to ponder that....

Jenna Ruth said...

Congrats Tanya- what a yummy page!! Love all the room layouts too! Here's my page:
And Chris- get an Etsy shop:)

Peggy said...

Wow Julie, to say that Christina is happy would be an understatement, she's doing a happy dance and screaming her longs out! Thanks so much for making my daughter's day! You know now she will want to participate in every single one of your challenges, don't you LOL! I'll send you my addy right away.
Congrats to Tanya, your LO is beautiful! And congrats to the DT as well, I love the diversity of this DT, so many different styles to get inspiration from. I'm already several challenges behind, so I'm definitely going to try and participate in this last one!
Thanks again girls! xxx Peggy

Petra Coolen said...

Hi Julie and DT,

Here is my take on the challenge

It´s called "can´t choose".

Georgia Visacri said...

Congrats Tanya and congrats to our youngest player!!! And my fellow DT girls, your projects totally ROCKS!!!!

Thanks again for putting a smile on my face, Julie and, well you know, I'd be more than happy if you visited me, you can be sure about this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Love the new blog's look, so coooooooooooool!
C'mon girls, can't wait to see your faves this time, hope you can all join us!!!!!!

hugs to all

Gladie said...

I hereby give you the chaotic truth of my favorite room ;)

jacque4u2c said...

Here is my Favorite Room...

Jessica Wilson said...

I love the new look of the blog!! Chris....get an Etsy Shop..PLEASE!!! Hahaha..
Oh, and I just wanted to say really quick that I love the "togetherness" of this blog. Everyone just seems like one big family and happy!!! Loving the rooms I see so far, and yes Julie, I'm gonna get started on mine soon. Been so busy with everything and now sick kids:( Love, Jess

Glenda T. said...

I loved having a peek at all of your fave rooms, the projects were amazing!!! It was a toss up between my kitchen and my art room but since I didn't have a pic of my kitchen my art room won out! Here's mine:


Deana said...

Wow... adorable rooms & LO's so far! :-)

kawano said...

I enjoyed Challenge!!

My ROOM is this place.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Hey gals...here is Mel's :):):):):):):):):):):)


Jessica Wilson said...

Alright Julie, I finally got time to do my layout yesterday, so here is mine...
Hope you enjoy! I've said it already, but Chris GET AN ETSY SHOP!

Amber said...

Love the new look!

I finally got my layout done! yeah! Here it is ladies!
I hope you love it as much as I do!


patri oliveira said...

Hi, girls!!
Here is mine: http://www.digishoptalk.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=778130&cat=500

Laura Izola said...

Hello, I'm from Brazil and I'm a Ge's friend and I saw this post in her blog, then this is my fovorite room... de scrap room... I hope you like it!! This is my playground


yyam said...

Love this challenge and the DT's takes!

Here's my entry

Unknown said...

Yeah, I am glad I am able to participate... here is mine...


sarah said...

i'm loving everyone's layouts so far!!!! keep them coming!!! the month's end is drawing near :)

hugs to all,

mandysea said...

Fab fab fab!!!

Here's mine

EverydayMe said...

Hey there... I'm still getting use to Rainee going to school... and the little bit of time I do have while she's gone... is used up so quickly... so it's take me awhile to get to this one... Anyway... here's my take on the challenge... http://everydayscrapbook.blogspot.com/2009/09/favorite-room.html

{{hugs}} Michelle

Scrappi Sandi said...

OK - here is my Fave Room LO - like a lot of people, mine is my scrap room!! Strange that!!


Thanks again for a fab chalenge!

Michelle LaPoint Rydell said...

I had so much fun with this layout! Thanks again for the inspiration!

Here it is:


AuroraTN said...

Loving all the entries so far! Here is my take:

Marlies said...

I played along too and used this as a way of therapy. Thanks for that!! :)

Here's my LO and the blogpost about it: