Friday, February 8, 2008

I can't sit still!!!!





Hello all my Sweets!

I have so much to share with all of you!
i can't stand it!
geez so much happens in
a day or two around here!

1. Drumroll please!!!
im so excited to be one of
24 lucky ladies to attend



This is going to be such a blast!
it's at Kims house in LA.
4 guest teachers



so much talent in one room can you stand it?
Im so thrilled to be joining such a great event!

Thanks KIM!



2.My sweet treats & recipie swap
has arrived!
INCREDIBLE!!!!!


This is my one of a kind cover made by


Beth and Karla! Fabulous!!!



This is the one of a kind

tag made by madre karin!

Here are some peeks
at some of the recipies inside my book!
there were a total of 42.
i will just show a few!


They are ALL wonderful!






Here is my entry!



the front



the back!
this was so wonderful to be a part of!
i love my book!!! it's a keepsake!
Here are a few
GET WELL goodies that

karla & beth sent me!


Thanks girlies!!!

3. Speckled Eggs
"Valentine tag book swap!"

Voila!!!!


The red barbie one is mine!
DUH!


to see all the wonderful
backs to these tags just click on my flickr badge! They are all amazing!!!!

Thanks Heather!!!

Here's a few treats
from our awesome hostess




ok ,everyone has moo cards!
but i needed a place to store them
so voila!
altoids gum tin!
perfect fit!
I made a few differant ones.
a girl can't have just one, can she???


Our 2nd project, a mosaic journal!


This was allot of fun!


6. Time for a fresh coat!


I got these wall pockets

last year .they were a green/gray!

they needed some sprucing up!


so a fresh coat of paint and some new

flowers! tada!! ready for my front doors!



7. New buttons


Thanks to the ever so sweet

http://lauriescharmingdesigns.blogspot.com/

i scored some buttons from her blog!

Yippie!!!

Look at her painting!

Gorgeous!!!



8. Here are a few of the

"SWAPS"

i have entered for SPRING!


http://gypsymermaidlife.blogspot.com/

is the lovely hostess of this one!

it is going to be just darling!!!!

Miss Heather Rowely

aka "Speckled egg"

is the lovely hostess of this swap!

Thanks for stopping by for a bit!

come back often!

There is ALWAYS

some kind of adventure

happening around here!

Have a Fabulous weekend!!!

oxoxoxo

JESSI


30 comments:

Natasha Burns said...

You're so much fun!!!! I love your swappy goodies and gifties, and lucky you, you're going to have so much fun at that workshop!!!
I seriously can't wait to meet up with you xoxo

Anita said...

WOW! You are still just a bundle of it! What do you eat for breakfast?! I love your blog. You're so amazingly up-beat....good for you! Anita @ the Pink Funny Farm

Adeline Country Cottage said...

Hey Jessi, it's so joyful every time I come here, lots and lots of pretties to look at and thank-you for picking my sweet treat page to show on you blog, I hope you get the chance to make some of the Coconut Ice bath bombs, they are a treat if I do say so my self & my girls think so too.
I think I might be the last lady to receive my sweet treat book being all the way in Austrailia, but I'm so excited, for all the ladies that has there's already, and jumping up and down with excitement for mine.
Have fun with your next project!

Hugs
Kirstie.

Alison Gibbs said...

What a fun filled post.
So many pretties and swaps.
Have a great weekend Jessi.
Alison

Adla said...

Wonderful snippets of news everywhere around your blog...love all the great info.

Cheers , Adla

Lilli said...

Love your banner!

You're going to have so much fun with Kim and the others! Wow, what a gathering of talent in one place!

That recipe swap is such a great idea. You're right about it being a keepsake.

Darling Valentine tags!

LOVE the Altoids tin, Girl! Absolutely perfect.

P.S. Weren't you supposed to be taking it easy after surgery? :)

Ele at abitofpinkheaven said...

Jessi, How wonderful!!!! You realize that you are going for all of us that can't attend!!!!!! We always expect you to share with us your fun adventures. Thanks for stopping by and signing uop for the giveaway. I hope that you are recovering. Have a great weekend!

craftyhala said...

I don't even know what a MOO card is! But if I did, I think you have a great place to store them!

Beth Leintz said...

Wow- you must have one of those super size industrial mail boxes because you are always getting good stuff in the mail- love visiting you because you've always got such fun stuff to look at!

Sandy said...

What a cute case you have for your business card! You'll have so much fun at the workshop! Wish I lived in the States..sigh. Glad you are feeling better! The recipe book turned out amazing and I loved seeing all your goodies! Sandy xox

Jenn and Jacqui said...

God morning Jessi! Hiya, we are back, and just one stop over here and we are smiling from ear to ear! So many gorgeous goodies! Have fun at the workshop, we know you will! Hope you are keeping well sweetie :) Jenn and Jacqui

Gypsy Mermaid said...

Jessi is back! haha looks like your back to your normal cheerful self! I love those wall tins I have one but I have no clue what to do with it! Lucky you getting to go to that workshop!
toodles-
Sarah

Miss Sandy said...

Wow, and I thought I'd been busy blogging today! Your post is exhausting and exhilerating all at the same time! Thanks for the visit and I hope you enjoy the recipe. I can't wait to try them all but I may need a gym membership afterwards ;) Have a great evening.

Holly Loves Art said...

OMG.... so much here... so much to comment on!!! I'll just say that I love everything and it's so fun to scroll through all your fun little descriptions and pretty things... ooooh... and ahhhhh... and I LOVE your little Scrappy Jessi cards!!! Tooooo darn cute. You're too darn cute!

Have fun!
Holly

nckolinsky said...

Hi Jessi!

Seems like you are feeling better and back to doing what you love! The blog looks great. Take care of yourself. Nancy Kolinsy

Heidi (http://journals.aol.com/hwoodred/everyday-cookies/) said...

Jessi, You must be recovering well with all this good stuff! I got my Vintage Valentine Tag book(s) today, and I do have your's now! Did you see mine? What a fun time you're going to have in LA! You have so much happening here, my head is spinning!
*Heidi*

Linda said...

Hi Jessi,
I so love reading your blog you always put a smile on my face, I have just added you to my blog list on my blog I hope that is OK?
Cheers Linda

Robyn said...

It is so good to hear that you are getting better! I have a friend who doesn't know...shhhhhh! That she too is going to WICKED for Valentines day thanks to her great hubby! Thanks for all the photos!
Hugs,
Robyn

Sherry said...

Jessi!! So much eye candy in one post -- how do you do it??! I'm amazed -- you've made and received some fabulous things. I just love to come here and drool!!! ;)

Mosaic*Queen said...

Okay, after reading your blog, I've decided that you need to send me some of your energy! You AMAZE me girl! Go, go, go!! Love that!
By the way, I LOVE your new banner and I'm sorry to hear about your surgery, but glad to hear that you're on the mend!!!!
Hugs to you!
Michelle

Bernadette said...

WONDERFUL Blog! Thank you for sharing your dream-world with us! I love all those pretty,cute things!
Greetings and love from Austria!
xxx Bernadette

karlascottage.typepad.com said...

I'm so glad you liked your book, isn't it wonderful? And you sound like you are up and feeling well, I thought it would take more than surgery to keep you down!

Lori said...

too many thing to comment on!!! i love all of your sweet gifts and swap
goodies...great idea about the altoids tin for moo cards:) LOVE the book with the recipes, looks gorgeous...hope you are doing well, sounds like you are:)

mendytexas said...

Lovin' everything in your post! Those moo cards are too cute! So glad you seem to be all better and back in the swing of things.
:)mendy

Jill said...

Holy smokes girl! Do you ever slow down? So many fun things and a trip to LA! What fun!

The Tattered Rose said...

Lucky, lucky girl! I love all the goodies, too. This is my first time here, but I am really impressed. Cheers, Trish G.

Whimsy Pink said...

Wow~ !!!! I also was in the valentines tag book swap! And I did love your tag jessi!Where do you get the cards made at ? the tiny ones?

Maija said...

So much prettiness!! I think the altoid tin for Moo cards is brilliant!!

Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

Seriously, do you ever sleep? Your creations are over the top fabulous and so much fun! Always a treat to stop by here to see what you have been up to!!! Amazing work!

xo

Kim Caldwell said...

Thanks so much for the sweet shout out Jessi! I am so thrilled you are coming out to Cali to play with us -- I will pull out all the stops! Your posts are always so wonderful - and I am with the others, send some of that energy MY way!

Hugs,

Kim