on another note - i could NOT help but take a break and get some pics of the most amazing little gift i received in the mail today from a friend over on the paper patch crafts MB:
i was in a recipe swap and the girl who volunteered to put everyone's together made up these little boxes - tailored to each of us with our fave colors and boy did she hit the nail on the head with mine!!! i utterly adore it!!! thanks ever so much shelly!!!!! she also included the series 14 & 17 studio G stamps i can't get which i am so grateful for!! back to the front lines!