My CM consultant, Marcia, had a ScrapOlympics competition that coincided with the Summer Olympics. It was so much fun. We got points for doing all sorts of things--using our stash, making digital projects, completing an album, journaling, etc. I won the silver medal! So exciting! A scrapping friend and I were trash-talking for two solid weeks on Facebook about it, and she killed me! She had 390 points, and I had 94. It wasn't even close! I won a pack of pages for my efforts, though, which is very cool.
Near the end of the Olympics, I attended Crop for a Cure, a huge crop that benefits St. Jude. What a great event! I've gone several times now, and it just keeps getting better. We laughed pretty hard at our table--I was with a great group of friends. One of the table prizes, won by Diane, was this fabulous stamp set:
Tomorrow, I'm heading out to another crop. It's a "no frills" summer crop from 9:30AM-9:30PM. I'm just doing the first half of the day, which will be great. We have dinner plans with some friends, so scrapping from 9:30-3:30 will be perfect. I have to pack a lunch and take a snack to share, but I'll get to show off my silver medal from ScrapOlympics, and claim my prize.
I bought a new product after last week's crop:
Oh, and today at A.C. Moore, I got a Cricut cartridge that I just couldn't pass up: