Monday, November 9, 2009

A Rainy Goodbye...I'm going to miss you!

 

See this beautiful beaded bracelet below?

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It was one of the gorgeous items that I picked for up for ONE DOLLAR at the Jewelry Show on Saturday. I bought many (and should have bought more) as I have other ideas for them...such as the topper on this gift for someone special that I will see at Silver Bella ;)

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Oh, so now you want to know what's inside, right? Geez you are as nosey as me!  ;)  Well, since we have a lot in common, I'll give you some sneak peaks as long as you don't tell...sssshhhh...

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Okay nosey rosey...that's enough! ;)

I'm leaving this evening for New Orleans. I'll be flying out tomorrow morning heading for Omaha Nebraska to have a wonderful time with friends from all over the country and attend Silver Bella.

However, I think I'm the only Bella from the Gulf Coast and wouldn't you know it, that of ALL days...Hurricane Ida is sneaking on in and giving me a rainy goodbye!

Don't worry though, when I come back next week, (rain or shine) I'll be hosting a give away and I promise it will be full of goodies just like this and more!!!!

I'll have my laptop and camera with me. I hope to sneak you along and show you some fun photos!!! You know I would never have too much fun without bringing you along too, right? ;)

Gonna miss you and don't you have too much fun without me!!!

26 comments:

vintage girl at heart said...

Have a Fabulous time!!!! I will be here waiting for the photos and all of that glittery stuff!!!

Jane said...

Have a wonderful time! The weather here in the midwest is looking pretty good this week so maybe you're getting away from the Gulf Coast at a good time. Can't wait to see all the pictures from Silver Bella.
Jane

The French Bear said...

Happy days at Silver Bella!!! How I wish I was going, but I can't so I am counting on you for sneak pictures, and lots of gossip!!!! He he, you are going to have a great time!
Love the gifts, everything looks so good, whoever is getting it will love it all!
Hugs,
Margaret B

Lee said...

Go make some wonderful,unforgettable memories, Miss Jodie LeJeune!
Lee

Geralyn Gray said...

Looking forward to seeing pictures from Silver Bella...glad you will be escaping from Ida. Can't wait to see what you make too.....finally got my hands on Artful Blogging....Congratulations again!!!!!!! What a great year!!!!!!!

NicNacManiac said...

Lucky lady...Silver Bella will be a blast! Enjoy yourself, can't wait to see all the pix!! Maybe next year!! Love all of your creative ideas...you are a true inspiration!!
Safe travels...have a terrific time! Hugs xOxO Nerina :)

trash talk said...

Have a wonderful time and don't worry...I'll be taking notes on all the things that are said behind your back! I'm such a little snitch!!!
Debbie

GWENDOLYN said...

Lovely treasures! Have a safe and happy trip!
Gwen

Robin Thomas said...

Oh Jodie, I cannot wait to receive this lovely and thoughtful gift. However, my initial is "R" not "L" silly girl....

Lou Cinda said...

Jodie: I didn't even know you had my address to send this wonderful gift to me!!! Your sooo sweet!!

Hope you have a WONDERFUL time!!!
I'm so jealous!!

Lou Cinda :)

Lori said...

you don't want us to have too much fun without you...lol...you will be having all the fun...have a safe trip to SB Jodie!!! your gift sneak peeks are gorgeous...lucky somebody!!!

Gypsy Mermaid said...

have fun luv! Hope you had a wonderful time at the jewelry show! Cant wait to see what all you got. BIG BIG HUGS! love ya

toodles-
sarah

Debra @ Common Ground said...

Have a wonderful, creative time at Silver Bella! What an event! We'll miss you, I know you will come back on fire with creative energy. I'm so glad you're able to make the trip!
Big Hugs, Jodie
Debra

Linda said...

That's all very gorgeous and WOW what a bargain of a bracelet!

Hope you have a save journey. I'll look forward to your updates.

Love, Linda

Frippery said...

See you in Omaha Girl!!!! Can't wait!

Caleen said...

Love all the "Sneak Peeks".. Hope you have a lovely time with all the "Silver Bellas".. Can't wait to see all the wonderful pictures.. So jealous! lol!! Have a safe, creative, wonderful time!

Rochelle said...

Have a really great time in Omaha at Silver Bella - someday I'll make it there!
:)
Rochelle

Sares said...

What a great idea for the bracelet! I hope you have a great trip and stay safe and dry!

Anonymous said...

~*~Jodie,~*~ Have a great time in Nebraska at Silver Bella!!! And yes, may you have an hour or so of seeing and experiencing beautiful white snowflakes!!! Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!!!
Leave all else behind, enjoy yourself, and no doubt you will be in 'creative heaven' with all of the other silver bellas around you, all with your super creative minds.... hahahaha, for real!!!
beautiful surprise gift for your friend... she will love it, who wouldn't???!!!
Have fun sweet sister and return home safely, and with even more inspiration and joy in your heart so you can continue to 'share the love' and 'creations'!!!
:) I am so happy for you!!! Thad and Oreo will survive and they will be okay. No worries... Daddy too.... he would want you to go and enjoy yourself! YOU deserve that!!!
Hugs, Kisses, Smiles, and sent with love and many wishes for you!!!
~*~Karen~*~

The Victorian Parlor said...

Have a great time!!! I can't wait to see all of the beautiful things that you create:). I will miss you (so will Kramer)! Have a safe trip!!!


Blessings,

Kim

The Victorian Parlor said...

Have a great time!!! I can't wait to see all of the beautiful things that you create:). I will miss you (so will Kramer)! Have a safe trip!!!


Blessings,

Kim

June said...

Jodie have a wonderful time! I know it will be a blast for you to be with all your crafting buddies. There will be some great art created!
Yesterday I read your feature in Artful Blogging! It was awesome and inspiring. It was just so great to see see your name in print in such an awesome publication.
Hugs,
June

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Jodie,

Have a wonderful time ~ I know you will!
I love all the things you are taking along with you.
The Silver Bella Girls are all going to be so lucky!

Hugs
Carolyn

Jane Jeffress Thomas said...

Boy, do I wish I was packed away in your suitcase. Of course, that gorgeous gift might not be safe if we would be in the same place together. LOL Can't wait to see all of your goodies and can't wait for a chance to win a goodie too. Waaaaaa!!!!!!! I want to go to!!! Have a fun time with the Bellas.

Jane

T's Daily Treasures said...

As always, your photos are so beautiful! Blessings to you and all the bellas you will be creating, crafting and making memories with. Can't wait to see all the posts from everyone. I know that it is going to be a fantastically wonderful event! Ciao bella! :) Tammy

LiLi M. said...

I hope I am still in time to wish you a very pleasant journey and a fab time at Silver Bella, you lucky girl! Cannot wait to see your photos when you get back!