May 9, 2008

on a better day...

I'm feeling remarkably better. My freakishly strong immunity has kicked back into gear, and now I'm back to normal. That's more like it. (But at least I got to use 8 of my, like, 100 sick hours at work. Seriously.)

I'm completely and entirely giddy about winning last week's exposaroonie.com Self Portrait challenge! So, so giddy! Thanks to all who voted; you're all peaches. I actually can't remember the last time I won anything...be it random or by a vote. So, it feels good. And to make it even better, thanks to my win I'm now the owner of a superfab camera strap from this lovely lady's shop. You need to go see the amazingness over there - so many adorable patterns! That said, thanks again for voting, and I hope to see all of you entering your photo goodness at the next exposaroonie challenge.

And I have three words for you: Martha Stewart Sale. Go. Buy. You will not regret it. My package came in the mail yesterday and I may or may not have done a little jig around the living room after opening it. All of this for $17 before shipping? Heck, yes.


10 comments :

  1. Congrats on winning the challenge! (SO jealous! hee) And cute new stuff! Getting stuff in the mail is so exciting! Glad you're feeling better!

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  2. Congrats on winning! I can't wait to see a picture of your NEW camera with the NEW strap :)

    And i'm glad you're feeling better!

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  3. woot woot!! yay for winning...yours was obviously far more superior than the rest.

    and yay for feeling better!

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  4. i'm totally standing by the fact that you wont the challenge for two reasons. one: your frickin adorable. two: all the traffic i'm sure i sent over from my blog (kidding) but YAY!!!! so happy, congrats. your picture totally was the best BY FAR.

    i'm not gonna lie, i may or may not own all that gorgeous martha stewart wrapping paper, along with some rolls of vellum paper, a few stamps, her lovely pens and maybe a heart shaped hole puncher (or five.) i'm obsessed with all things MS, and really... you can't beat that value! (that's how i justify it anyway...)

    i'm glad you're feeling better love.

    xo

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  5. aw i'm glad you're feeling better and congrats on winning the challenge, that's so exciting! and i loved your picture :)

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  6. congrats on the win!

    ah, ordered $40 worth of stuff at MS, before shipping ahahaha. Your blog is dangerous ;)

    Feel better! ♥

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  7. hey there, stopped by here from exposaroonie! love your etsy stuff. congrats on winning the contest by the way!

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  8. Yay for winning the challenge! You totally deserved it. It was the best picture by far. You have another profession to fall back on, no doubt. Good job! XO

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  9. Congrats on winning!! I've been trying to find the perfect shot for the next challenge....

    Oh - let me know what you think of Jesus Camp - I thought it was kinda scarey...

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  10. yay for winning! It really was a lovely photo, one of my favorites-- you deserved it.

    I LOVE the Martha Stewart line. Every time I go to Michael's I get in big trouble in that aisle. :) looks like you found some amazing deals!

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