Tuesday, March 30, 2010

These are a Few of My Favorite TV Shows :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Good Morning all....
Onto our NEXT CHALLENGE!! :):):):):):) These are a Few of My Favorite TV shows!!!! :) How FUN FUN FUN FUN FUN is this??? :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

First....we have our GDT for March, Peggy and her LO showcasing her FAVE TV SHOW, "The Dick Van Dyke Show"...I LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEE this!! I used to love love love love love watching the old re-runs of this show with my folks when I was growing up!! Dick Van Dyke was a comedy genius...and Mary Tyler Moore as 'Laura' and her wails of "ROBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB!" when she was upset....pure classic TV!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeee how Peggy used the brick wall background on this!!! JUST PERFECT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next we have Jessi's lo and her FAVE TV SHOW..."FRIENDS"!!! I loved this show!!!!! Every Thursday night, I was there on NBC watching, Joey, Phoebe, Rachel, Chandler and the rest of the gang with their funny antics on life!!!! *sigh* miss that show!!! But...I must say...MONICA was NOT a neat freak!! LOL!! I am a NEAT freak and never ever ever would I have glass cabinet fronts that would show how messy my cabinets are!! LOL!!!! :):):):):):):):):):) Thanks Jessi for making this AMAZING lo and bringing back some old "friends" to memory! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And now for DEANA and her FAVE TV SHOWS!!!! Looks like my girl Deana couldn't decide on JUST one show....sooooooooooooo being the awesomely creative girl that she is... SHE CREATED A TV and listed all her FAVE SHOWS!!! GENIUS!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee her and this LO!!! I loveeeeeeeeee the TV, and I love love love love love love how she showcased all her FAVE SHOWS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next we have Michelle LPR...and her FAVE TV SHOW..."Flash Forward"...I will be honest, I have never heard of this show....but with that HOT looking cast, Michelle's synopsis of the show and all that COOL AMAZING paint that she used...I soooooooooooo think I need to start watching this show like NOW!!! LOVE this Michelle! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next up is Sarah and her FOUR FAVE TV SHOWS!!!! How can I not not not LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEE this DESIGN she created!!! TOTALLY loveeeeeeeeeeee it....I love how she shows her fave shows and then numbers them...and let me just say Sarah... ummmmmmm yeah...U would love to be in my office on the morning after "LOST"...lol lol lol...as about 15 of my co-workers stand around and analyze the show!! LOL!! Drives me crazy!!! LOL!!! Guess I so should have jumped on that "LOST" bandwagon, huh, so I would know what the heck they are talking about every week??? LOL!!! I just loveeeeeee this Sarah-beara! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next we have Chris's FAVE TV SHOW, "Masterpiece Theater" ... I soooooooooooo love love love love this Chris!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the frames U used...and that background paper U used designed by a wonderful Kerry Lynn looks AMAZING with this!!!! WOW WOW WOW!!!! U seriously WOW me! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Michelle B...and her Daughters FAVE TV show..."The Jonas Brothers"...I soooooooooooooooooo flippin' LOVE this Michelle!!!! :):):):):):):):):):) Her journaling talks about how her Daughter is now watching "real shows" versus "cartoons"...*sigh* I can sooooooooooo relate to that as my Brookie is doing the same thing...I think I have seen every episode of "I Carly" when I used to see "Dora" all the time!! LOL!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the bling on here and love love love love love love love the MUSIC paper for the background!!! GENIUS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And EEEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKK!!! Can I just say I love JEANET even more today!!!???!!!! :):):):):) I all ready knew this was her FAVE TV SHOW, as I have been following her blog for awhile now...BUT OMYGOSH...how flippin' ADORABLE is this lo on "The Muppet Show"....(I am totally playing the theme song in my head right now!!! LOL!) ...and I bet all of U are doing the same thing right now!! LOL!! 
I loveeeeeeeeeeee the photos Jeanet used
and love love love love all the clouds!! This ROCKS girl! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
And next we have Hanneke and her FAVE TV SHOW, "Only Fools & Horses"!!!! 
Again...I haven't heard of this show...but here is 
what Hanneke has to say about her show..."This is my fave show ever!! 
It's a British sitcom about 2 
brothers in London, they make a living by illegal selling all kind of 
goods on the street, like phones that don't ring vcr's without a 
playbutton, etc.." Sounds like a TOTALLY FUNNY show...
and I loveeeeeeeeeeee all the 
SASSAFRASS she used on here!
LOVE IT HANNEKE! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Next we have my AMAZING Jenneke....and ok, so I don't speak Dutch 
(I'm lucky I speak English some 
days! LOL!) 
but OMYGOSH!! that is JENNEKE in those PHOTOS on TV!!! 
I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this JENNEKE!!
I love love love love love the photos, the rainbow!! 
JUST SOOOOOOOOOOOOOO FUN! :):):):):):):):):):):):) 
AND side note....We just found out that JENNEKE was 
U AMAZE ME! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
And next we have our Jamie and her FAVE TV SHOW, "I love Lucy"....
how can U NOT NOT NOT NOT 
loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee LUCY...and THIS LO!?!?!?!?!? :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
She was a PURE CLASSIC genius....again...
used to watch all the re-runs with my folks...
those were the days....*sigh* and love love love love all Jamie's stitching!!! 
GORGEOUS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
And next we have Bekka and her FAVE TV SHOW, "The Office"....
again..I will admit...
I knew this about Bekka as I follow her blog as well!! LOL!!! 
I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the "hello" tag and   
love her STITCHING!!! YUMMY! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
An now for our BIRTHDAY GIRL!!! YES!!! TODAY is AMY'S BIRTHDAY!!!! 
Happy BIRTHDAY Amy!!! LOVE U!!!!
Her FAVE TV SHOWS are when her youngest son wants to 
watch one of his FAVE SHOWS 
and he grabs Amy by the arm and says, 
"Come sit with me Mama!" HOW PRECIOUS is THAT?!?!?! 
I loveeeeeeeeeeeee
this AMY!!! Sooooooooooooooo SWEET! 
And lastly....we have my FAVE TV SHOW, "Law and Order"....
*sigh* yes, I will admit,
I have watched this show since the BEGINNING...
(don't be guessing my age if U 
know how long this show has been on....lol!!!) 
and there is a saying in my house....
"there's always a law and order on in Julie's world!" LOL!!! 
Doesn't matter what time of day or night....
lol...I will find a Law and Order on TV...lol...in fact I am watching one right now as 
I write this post!!! LOL! :) And if U have ever seen the show...
there is that sound in the beginning??? 
Well...I'm not sure if anyone knows how to spell out that sound...lol...
but I gave it a go with using 
"Ba Bum" as my title!! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
NOW for OUR PRIZES!! Yes!!! I said PRIZES for 
WOW WOW WOW!!!!! :):):):):):) 
I was completely HONORED when Tara, the owner of  
"Up the Street Scrapbooking" 
contact me and offered to sponsor our challenge this time around!!!! 
CAN I GET A WOW?!?!?!?!
Her store is AMAZING!!! If U haven't checked her out before...
U sooooooooooooooooooooo NEED TOO!!! 
She has the MOST BEAUTIFUL KITS!!! And she is offering as the prizes 
TWO GIFT CERTIFICATES to her store at $35.00 EACH!!!! 
HOLY WOWWWWWWW!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Thank YOU SO MUCH Tara for sponsoring FAVE THINGS!!! 
We TRULY appreciate U!!! And now for our players....
GO check out her STORE!!!! U will not be disappointed!!! 

So...now its YOUR TURN!!! Go create!!! U can make a lo, a card, 
an altered item...
anything your heart desires as long as it revolves around 
your FAVE TV SHOW!! :):):):):) 
U have until April 13th, 2010 to upload a link to your projects 
in the comments in this post! :):):):):):):) 
We can not wait to see what U create! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


Monday, March 29, 2010

Our FAVE DRINK Winner(s)! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all.....

WOW!! WOW!! WOW!! What an amazing turnout we had for your FAVE DRINKS!!!!! We were only scheduled to have ONE winner as Michelle B. had donated a YUMMY Creative Imaginations prize pack this time....but but but but but...after tallying our votes...OMYGOSH we had a TIE!!!! YES!!! A tie!!! Sooooooooooooo with that .... I am going to throw in a prize too for our tie winner!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Sooooooooo without further ado....our FIRST winner and the WINNER of the HOLY WOW prize pack donated by Michelle B. is....EUPHORIA (Jess)!!!! CONGRATS Jess!!! We just loved your lo!!!! Here it is! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And our SECOND winner is AMANDA!!!! CONGRATS Amanda!!! You will be winning a $20.00 Gift Certificate from NoelMignon.com from me!!! We loved loved loved loved your LO!!! :):):):):):):) Here it is! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Both ladies...please email me at bmwgirl@cox.net so we can get your prizes out to U!!! Jess...I need your mailing address and Amanda...I need your email address! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our newest challenge!!! And U are GONNA love love love love our next sponsor too! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Monday, March 15, 2010

These are a Few of My Favorite Drinks! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all!!!

Happy Monday!!!! I am here to introduce our newest challenge and also our March GDT! :):):):):):):):):):):):)

Peggy Kushman is our Guest Designer this month!! I have loved this woman for YEARS and she is just a joy to be around! :):):):):):) I was lucky enough to meet her IRL in June of 2008 when we went to a scrapping convention! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Here is Peggy (on the left) and her AWESOME daughter Tracy at the convention...PEGGY???? How is it that I do NOT have a photo of me and U from that event???? UGH!!!! I have searched all my photos and can not find one of us together....*sigh* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

I want to thank Sandi for being an AMAZING Guest Designer for us in February and I want to thank Peggy for joining us this month! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

NOW...for our next challenge!!!! These are a Few of My Favorite Drinks!!!!! Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh this one can be taken to soooooooooooooooooo many different levels!!! LOL!!! :):):) Sooooooooo much FUN! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Here is what our designers came up with! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

First from our Guest Designer Peggy! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee Peggy's FAVE DRINK of Spiced Cider!! YUM-O! :):):):):):):):) I loveeeeeeeeeeee the snowflake background and love love love love love loveeeeeeee all her YUMMY STITCHING!!! GORGEOUS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have .... Georgia and her FAVE DRINK...Diet COKE!!! YUMMY!!! (Yes...I will be saying that a lot on this POST!! LOL!!!) I love love love love DIET COKE too!! YUMMY!!! (see I told U!!!) I loveeeeeeeeeee the Diet Coke image she used, the colors...and those metallic alphas!!! Perfect for a can of Diet Coke!!! This is AWESOME Georgia! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Sarah and her OMYGOSH FOR THE LOVE OF ALL THINGS MILKSHAKE....wow wow wow wow ... her FAVE DRINK is MILKSHAKES!!! I knew I loved this woman for a reason!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeee the photos, her misting and love love love love love the banner-o-hearts!!!! I swear...everytime I think that Sarah can NOT possibly out do herself...lol...she does!! WOW! :):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Jeanet!!! And her FAVE DRINK is COFFEE!!! YUMMY!!! (seriously...i can't stop saying that!! LOL!!) I loveeeeeeeeeeeee how she used the vintage ad in here and love love love love the bits of yellow to make it POP!!! GORGEOUS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next is Amy's!!!! Her FAVE DRINK is Constant Tea!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this!! I loveeeeeeeeeee the colors, the paint...and love love love love how she did the steam off the teacup!!!! And that yummy paint!!! BEAUTIFUL work my dearest!! And I hope U feel better soon! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have a FUN FUN FUN card from Deana celebrating her FAVE DRINK of WATER!!! Ok....and I am reading the journaling on here talking about WATER and this has got to be a SONG from somewhere...anyone??? help??? lol...Deana is on vacation right now, so I really don't want to ask her about WORK...lol...sooooooooooo anyone??? I hear crickets chirping here!! LOL! :):):):) ANYWHO!!! I just loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this adorable card....I swear, being the receiver of some of Deana's cards...I can HONESTLY say ... she is the QUEEN of MAKING cards!!! LOVE IT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next is Hanneke's FAVE DRINK of Pickwick Tea!!! YUMMY!!! I just loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee all the RED in this LO and love love love love love her misting and that ADORABLE teacup and kettle!!!! BEAUTIFUL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next is the YUMMY LO we have from Michelle LP-R and her FAVE DRINK CARAMEL COOLER!!!!! OMYGOSH!!! This looks sooooooooooooooooo YUMMY!!! EEEEEEEEKKKK!!!!!!!! And Michelle's lo just makes it that much yummier.....look at that photo, her title AMAZING title work and those GORGEOUS doodles!!! And just saying she likes her drink with EXTRA DRIZZLE!!! YUM to the O!!!!! LOVE IT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) And it sooooooooooooooo doesn't hurt to add in that little tag that says "SMILE!" lol lol lol! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Jenneke's FAVE DRINK....A Greek Frappe!!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this!!! First off....Jenneke is JUST THE CUTEST EVER!! I loveeeeeeeeeeee those photos of her, the colors...and FOR THE LOVE of CLOUDS...*swoon*!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee this BEAUTIFUL LO! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) And she included some of Gudrun's little birdies in here!! LOVE THOSE! :):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have this TOTALLY FUN LO from Bekka...her NOT FAVE DRINK is Dr. Pepper!! LOL! LOL! LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeee her take on this!!! her journaling is sooooooooooooooooooooo fun and I love love love love love that ADORABLE photo of her!! I know that Bekka gave up soda awhile ago and this is her tribute to her old habit!! LOL!!!! LOVE IT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Chris with FAVE DRINK of JUST anything with CAFFEINE in it!!! I knew she was a WOMAN after MY OWN HEART!!! :):):):) LOL! :):):):):):):) I loveeeeeeeeeeee caffeine too!!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee how she included the Starbucks sleeve and the little tea bags too...(she is like the BESTEST ever at included everyday items into her lo!!!) I just loveeeeeeeeeeeeee this lo sooooooooo much!!!! And yeppers...be ready for it....YUMMY! :):):):):) LOL! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Jessi's LO and her FAVE DRINK ... H2O with some Lemon!! YUMMY! :):):):):):):):) I just loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee how she did the stitching on here...and for the love of MISTING....Jessi...where oh where did U find YELLOW MIST??!!!???!!!!! EEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKKKKK!!! I want some!!! This is JUST AWESOME! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Michelle B's FAVE DRINK...the Irishman!!! :):):):):):):):) Ok.....can I just tell U that this woman holds such a wonderful place in my heart...for she tells the most AMAZING stories about her lo's!!!!! This one she has shared that she not only lovesssssssssss this drink....but it is also a drink with a beautiful story behind it as it is the drink that her and hubby shared on their first date!!! *sigh*... I am telling U..she makes life soooooooooo much more beautiful with her stories!!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee this LO Michelle...the colors are PERFECT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And last but not least (at least I hope its not the least!! LOL!) we have MY FAVE DRINK of Strawberries and Creme from Starbucks!!!!! YUMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM! Seriously this is the BESTEST 600 CALORIES (Yes...U read that right....600!!! LOL!) that U will ever ever ever taste!!! And in my journaling I mention that YES! it is 600 calories and YES! this is why my THIGHS hate me soooooooooooo much! LOL LOL LOL!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And now for our prize!!! Michelle Baca is sponsoring our challenge this time...and OMYGOSH!!! TALK ABOUT the MOTHER LOAD!!! HOLY SMOKES!!! She has collected together a SLEW of YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY Creative Imaginations goodies together for one LUCKY person to win!! WOW WOW WOW!! I am LOVING the COLORS and U can NEVER go wrong with Creative Imaginations!! LOVE THEM!!! Sooooooo thanks to Michelle for donating this absolutely YUMMY PRIZE! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Soooooooooooooooooo go out and create something....doesn't matter what...card, LO, altered project...as long as its about YOUR FAVE DRINK we would LOVE to see it! :):):):):):):):):):):) All entries are due by the evening of March 28th, 2010! :):):):):) We can NOT wait to see what U CREATE! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)  Make sure to give us a link here in this post so we can see your AMAZING projects! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Sunday, March 14, 2010

These are a Few of My Favorite Friends WINNERS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Wow Wow WOWWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!! What AMAZING ENTRIES we had for FAVE FRIENDS!!! WOW WOW WOW!!! I can not even TELL U how many emails I had from the DT saying they had SUCH a HARD time deciding on our TWO WINNERS this time!!!! :):):):):) If U have a moment....make sure U check the slide show of all the FAB entries this time around (it is at the top of our blog!) :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

But...in the end....we have TWO WINNERS and I am here to ANNOUNCE those fine folks to U! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Our first winner and the winner of the AWESOME prize pack from Amy's ETSY shop (seriously...this kit is PURE LOVE...LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!!!) is SHARMAINE!!!!!!!! YAYYYYYYYYYYY SHARMAINE!!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this photo of her and hubby and her lo....is JUST WOW AMAZING!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) Here is her LO! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And our SECOND WINNER and the WINNER of the AMAZING GOODIES from Deana's ETSY is ...... GRETA!!!!!!!! We loved her lo soooooooooooooo much of her and her BFF's!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE it! :):):):):):):):):):) CONGRATS GRETA!!! Here is her LO! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Ladies...please email me your addy's at bmwgirl@cox.net so we can get your prizes out to U! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) I will be back in the morning to announce our NEW challenge (hint hint....everyone grab a straw!!! lol!!!) and announce our March GDT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Until then.....