Tuesday, January 29, 2008

On air in five . . . four . . .

Well kids, I'm back! We had a wonderful vacation and I wish I were still floatin' in the lazy river sipping my pina co-lava! ;) Here are some shots of our fun times:

So you know I did some shopping in WDW right?

Man I'm a sucker for stuffed toys! How old am I?? But aren't they adorable? I couldn't resist. And hello? They are wearing pink and brown! My favorite. Also picked up these:

It's a box of 24 Valentines also pink and brown. Again, too cute. (and as always, sorry for the glare, I only thought to snap this pick this morning before I ripped into my Valentines!)

I also spent a mint at the Japanese store, Mitsukoshi, in Epcot. One of the girls working there said she worked for the store in Tokyo and they sent her to work in Disney for a year. When I asked if she liked the United States all she said was "it's different." I'm sure it is.

In the United Kingdom Pavilion I found this display:

Aren't they so cool? You can go here and see a picture of the entire display. I was so fascinated by this and took tons of pictures so I can make my own wooden royals. Now if only I can figure out a good source for wooden doll bodies that won't run me a fortune . . .

Here is a shot of the fabulous pool at our resort, The Beach Club:

It was really a fun place to stay!

And last but not least, a picture of my DH picking a monkey's nose:

Glad you stuck around for that one, huh?

So I'm ready to get back to crafting and fun now that vacation has passed and my brain is flowing with ideas! Wish I had something to show you now but the last thing I made is for the Hanging Hearts swap and I don't want to blow the surprise for my swap partner Wendy! Wendy doesn't have a blog but she's thinking about startingone. I hope she decides to take the plunge. She works mostly with fabric and you should see some of her creations! And did I mention she lives in the Land of the Midnight Sun? That just fascinates me to no end!

Hope to be back this week with something crafty to share!



Puff said...

Disney fun! At least it was just the monkey's nose and not it's naughty bits...


Jenn Maruska said...

Sounds like you had a blast! Love that last shot : )

Thimbleanna said...

WooHoo! You're back! Looks like you had a great time -- love your new pink mice LOL! Hey, can you e-mail me? Trying to figure out a night...yipee! I'll be away from computer for a few hours -- then back on later -- otherwise, back on tomorrow morning!

Lucy said...

Glad you're back and even happier that you had a wonderful vacay!! Love all the pink and brown goodies! A couple of fav colors, too.

What a pool, I'd have many many pina co-lava's there, too!

Christina said...

Looks like you had a great time! We're going there in July. Should be good and hot.

Thrifty Miss Priss said...

Thanks for stopping by and visiting me! your vacation looks wonderful! Lucky you!

flanthrower said...

Welcome back! Looks like you had a grand time. Can't wait to see what kind of crafting you have planned.

Leigh Ann said...

I hope he picked a winner!

I'm so glad you like the Beach Club. It is my favorite. Love it!

I can't wait to check out the Japanese store in October. I always forget it is there. Woohoo!

LA xo

Jane said...

So glad you had fun. It has been quite a while since I have been to DW. It truly is such a magical escape. i am a DW snob even though I live an hour from DL I still prefer Florida. Epcot is my favorite.

Ms. A said...

What a wonderful picture of your dear man!

Now think of all the other statue orafices he could be sticking his fingers in -- and suddenly, a nose doesn't seem all that bad.


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