Thursday, October 22, 2009

300,000+ blog candy!



Oh my WORRRRRRD, my little visitor counter there just passed 300,000 hits. Wow guys, thanks so much for visiting me here at my little blog. Reading your comments totally brightens my day!

Soooo.....how 'bout I give away some Penny Black, Flourishes and JustRite stamps to celebrate!....compliments of my wonderful friend, Michelle Rodgers. Thanks, Michelle!

What's in the candy?....
Penny Black Overdressed Duck
Flourishes *NEW* Santa, I Believe
JustRite Preserves Set

Just leave a comment on this post by 11 p.m. on Saturday night (October 24th). I'll draw a name and announce the winner on my blog on Sunday morning. If you don't have a blog, please leave your full name and email address in your comment so I know how to get in touch with you.

Have a WONDERFUL day!

167 comments:

BLJ Graves Studio said...

Wow!!! 300,000 hits... Congratulations! :-)

Dawn said...

300,000!?!?! Thats awesome Denise! Way to go!! Can't wait for 300,000 more!!

Kathi said...

Congrats! Love your creations and especially like seeing the insides of your cards. Thanks for chance to win some blog candy.

Sheresa King said...

Congrats!!! That's awesome. Thanks for the awesome blog candy your giving away!

Sheresa

Cristybug said...

What great blog candy. I have had my eye on Santa, I Believe, since it came out. I love how you used it on your card.

Thanks,
cristygammon@hotmail.com

GabrielaD said...

That is wonderful! Your blog is great, so I am not surprised that you are so popular.

Thanks for the chance to win!

Lighty said...

congratulations, i love your works...
sweet candy)

Joy said...

denise, what fun, I always love visiting your blog! thanks for the opportunity!

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

Congrats on hitting such a milestone! It's no surprise to me...you ROCK IT OUT gf! SO glad that we are friends!! MWAH!!!

Ronda C. said...

Congratulations! I love your blog. I get great ideas from your cards. I would LOVE to win this candy. I couldn't decide between the Flourishes Christmas Wreath or the Santa I Believe and finally broke down and orded the Wreath set last night! I also LOVE that DUCK! Thanks for the chance to win!

Ronda Corriher
rncorriher@yahoo.com

Patti J. said...

I can't imagine ever getting to 300,000 hits! Wowzers! Congrats girl!

Denise ~ Paper Ponderings said...

Congrats on so many hits...you have an incredible blog! Your giveaway is fabulous...Hope I'm the lucky winner!!!

Mimi Hornberger said...

Way to go! That's awesome! Love your stuff. Those are some stamps that I don't have and would love to win. TFS!

Ingrids weblog said...

300.000 hits, congratulation!!!!


Ingrid

Rachel Hope said...

Congrats on 300,000! Well deserved, I love your blog!

Stamps and Paper said...

Thats amazing 300,000 hits, congratulations....and wow lovely blog candy....great blog...



Anne

Elaine A said...

Hi Denise -

300,000 hits is not hard to believe, not on your blog. You have such wonderful information for us, you are fun to read and your work is awesome! So, here's to 300,000 more!

Elaine Allen

Anonymous said...

You ROCK! Congrats!
I enjoy looking at your work!
You keep us all inspired to try new things!Love the santa in the blog candy looking forword to making a card or two if i win.
Happy stamping

Hope
shaws@cmsinter.net

Paula Barin said...

Congratulations on yoyur hits! Love blog candy. What a great prize.... just love the Santa image.
Thanks for your inspiration.

Kara Bidelspach said...

Congrats on 300,000! I just recently found your blog and I love it!

Kara Bidelspach
hulkabigtoe@dejazzd.com

Sandy said...

Congratulations on the hits! Like others have said, I love your work and seeing the inside of your cards is a treat!

Monique said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits!! It dosen't surprise me I visit your blog almost daily :),,,I love your style and the way you finish your cards both inside and out...Great Job :)

Barbara said...

Mega congrats on the 300,000 mark, Denise!!! Your work inspires me every day! Very cool blog candy!

dolcreations said...

First off..Congratulations on your hits! Your blog is so beautiful and a wonderful place to visit! It brightens your day as well as Mine!
I would LOVE a chance to win your blog candy! Thank-you so much for giving me the chance!
Have a great day,
Christine

Anonymous said...

For the many of us who Blog hop daily, (like me), your on the top of the lit cause your so talented. Congrats on your 300,000 hits

Lynn
Fenton91@hotmail.com

Michelle said...

Congratulations on the hits, Denise! Your work is consistently AWESOME. I absolutely love coming here every day to see what fabulous new creation you've mastered. You're the best...really! :-)

Debbie said...

Always love checking your blog for some great ideas! Thanks for the chance to win some blog candy.

Anonymous said...

Hello Denise! Congratulations on reaching 300,000 hits! I'm going through stamping withdrawal since school started, but continue to check your blog daily and am so inspired by your creativity!

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Congratulations, Denise!!! I am not surprised at all, as you have the most stunning posts and it is a must do to come back for every update :D:D:D. Here is to many, many more hits!!! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Anonymous said...

Love your blog! Thanks!
Stacy
dssimpson@sbcglobal.net

Kathy Kelsheimer said...

Hi Denise, Congratulations! It's no wonder you've had so many blog hits! Thank you for all the inspiration. Blessings, Kathy Kelsheimer shecop@charter.net

Cathy Weber said...

Congratulations! I have your blog bookmarked and check it twice a day! You are so creative and I have tried to re-create lots of your beautiful cards. Keep the inspiration coming. Thanks, Cathy Weber CWeber2002@aol.com

Lorri said...

Congrats on the number of visitors to your blog, I check it out everyday. I would love to have those stamps to add to my Christmas collection.

lorrivallese@shaw.ca

Harriet Hensley said...

congratulations on going over 300,000 hits.... I count as once a day for awhile.... you have a great blog and love your creations... thanks for this opportunity to win this fabulous blog candy....

Susan said...

Congrats Denise!! I am not surprised that you've hit the 300K mark. Your creations are amazing!! I love to visit your blog and see your beautiful work every day. You are one of my very favorite bloggers!

Renee said...

Denise,way to go,I can hardly wait to get a blog started & you Bless your heart,have 300,00 wow nice job!!

Cindy Jenkins said...

Congrats on 300,000.....looking forward to reading your next 300,000!! Thanks for the opportunity to win such yummy goodies!!

Kathy H said...

Congrats on the 300,000 hits. I love your blog and visit it everyday!!!! Kathy Hering...

Terri said...

Wow, 300,000 hits...doesn't surprise me a bit. Your beautiful creations are inspiring to everyone. Thanks for sharing your amazing talent!

laurlynn said...

Congrats - wow that's a lotta hits!!

misse336 said...

Congrats on the hits! I love your blog and check it almost every day.

mochamama said...

Big congrats on all the hits and I'm not surprised. Your site is awesome and I always love seeing what you've been up to.

Janice M said...

WOW!!! Congrats on hitting 300,000!! I enjoy looking at your blog, Love your style of cards.

Tara D. said...

Congrats on 300,000 visitors... that is so awesome! Love your blog! Thanks for the chance to win.

Karen J. said...

Congrats on your milestone!! It is always exciting to see an email that you have posted something new. Love visiting your blog for inspiration. Thank you for the opportunity to win the wonderful blog candy.

Raquel said...

Congrats!!!! Your work is so inspiring and that counter definitely shows it!! Keep up the great work!! Thanks for the chance to win.

Raquel

Leslie Springer said...

Congrats on your blog hit numbers!
Yours is the first blog I read everyday on my gogglereader list. I love your creations!!

I have had my eye on that beautful santa set from Flourishes!! Your cards that you made with santa are Awesome!!

Leslie Springer
mechanix@hawaii.rr.com

connie said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits!
connie melancon
connie@drsmanda.com

Marci said...

Congratulations on 300,000 hits! Thanks for the chance at some great blog candy! Thanks for all the inspiration you share!!

Pamela said...

Wow girl, congratulations on so many bites to your blog! You inspire me and I visit each and every day. Thanks for posting such wonderful creations!!

Nancy said...

WOW 300,000! I think I have contributed at least 1,000 of those hits- I check your site daily! Thanks for all the inspiration. You are so very talented!
Nancy

Donna Marie said...

Congratulations on passing 300,000 hits. That is so fantastic. You must be so excited. Thanks for the chance to win your candy.

Karen said...

Wow...that's amazing! Congrats but, quite frankly, it's no surprise to those of us that come and visit that soooo many people enjoy what you do! Thanks for all you share! :)

Chris said...

love all the card you make, I used many of your techniques to create
cards, thanks for the chance to win, congrats.

dpkennedy said...

Holy moly girl, 300k?!!! Wow, that's impressive-but your work is impressive so I am not surprised! How I would love to win this awesome package! Way to go!

Pat said...

Congrats to you! Thanks so much for keeping me inspired with all your wonderful designs.

Carrie said...

Wow! Congrats Denise. I love your work! Thank you so much for the chance to win this fab candy!

Gvendalen said...

Congratulations on 300,000 hits! Love your cards. Thank you so much for the chance to win this lovely candy.
Hugs

Sharon said...

I love your blog. I read it everyday. You have great ideas. I love how you also do the inside of your cards.

Congrats on your blog.

Sharon

slalux@charter.net

Moriah said...

Fantastic! Good luck on the next 300,000. You'll be at a million before you know it! :)

Moriah

moriah_larson@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your success. Love your cards. The blog candy is very generous. Thanks for all your ideas.
Bernice Barnes
bernicebarnes@hotmail.com

Amy said...

Congrats on all those hits! What a well-deserved milestone!!!

Gabriela said...

Now - now.....it really should come as no surprise that you've passed 300,000 hits on your fabulous blog. Your artwork is delightful and so uplifting. Congratulations!

Wendy said...

whow congrat's I love visiting your blog mostly everyday keep inspiring, thanks for the chance to win blogcandy

Caryl P said...

Oh how exciting!!! Congrats on so many hits. Does the candy come with your amazing ability too??? :-)

Dawn Easton said...

Congrats girl! That's some awesome blog candy you are offering up!!!

Gail S. said...

Congratluations on 300,000 hits!! I always enjoy seeing the cards you come up with and love how you even decorate the inside of the card. Thanks for a chance to win some great things!! Gail Slagle
gslagle(at)nctc(dot)net

Lori V. said...

Congratulations on your blog hits! I am new to your blog this week. Your work is meticulous! Thank you for sharing such wonderful idea! I look forward to seeing future posts!

Lori V.
lvonada@zoominternet.net

Anemone said...

Congratulations Denise!

Deanette said...

Nice 300,000 hits is great! Congrats!

CraftyViolet said...

300,000 hits is impressive - I've made quite a few of them myself.
I don't have a blog. If you pick my name I'll be thrilled and you can use the Google email account.

Cabin Girl said...

300,000. WOW! That does not surprise me. Your blog is the first one I check on a daily basis just to make sure I do not miss anything. I love all of your amazing work. Love the new Santa clear stamp set. Brings back alot of pleasant memories.
Wish me luck!

Julie said...

Wow Chuck...thats awesome!!! LOL!!! Congrats, and heck, why wouldn't we wanna keep an eye on your blog...everything is superb!

Kimberly's Krafts said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits!! And I want to thank you for all of your inspiration and awesome creativity!! I love visiting your blog and getting updates!!
:) Great work!

Our Little Inspirations said...

Well congratulations on those big numbers, but it's no wonder you have so many hits!!! You always have such beautiful cards and projects to share, who wouldn't want to come here daily?! Your gorgeous work speaks for itself:)

Ebru - (April) said...

Congratulations, Wow 300,000 !!! May you reach Millions. I absolutely love your blog...

Nancy C. said...

Congratulations! I enjoy reading your blog - thanks for the inspiration!

Kate said...

That's quite impressive! Love your blog. And LOVE your Santa card! Kate

Annie said...

oh my, WOW 300,000 Congrats!!!
I absolutely LOVE your blog and your creations! Thank you for being my inspiration!!!

Katie K said...

Congrats! I love your blog and your cards are so beautiful- not just the card front, your attention to details truely displayed inside each card as well.

Kelly Jo said...

I love each and every one of your blog posts!

Jennifer Love said...

Wow! Congrats! I can only dream of that many!

Anonymous said...

Wow! congrats! I love looking at all your FAB creations!! :) Thank You!!! :)
jennik

Janice Webb said...

A huge congrats on 300k hits!

Chris Chch NZ said...

Congratulations Denise,you deserve the applause.I love your blog and envy your talent.I've had my eye on that Father C stamp would be awesome to win.
Chris Lancaster CHCH NZ
chrislancaster702@hotmail.com

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your 300,000 hits! I love looking at your creations. You are so creative. It is truly inspiring!

Jodi Rodriguez
jodi@angelandjodi.com

Mary J said...

Of ocurse, no surprise you've hit an amazing amount of people - we all love your style!! Thx for the chance to win candy! I'm sure I have lots of duplicate stuff I should be giving away too!

cgargus said...

CONGRATS!!! I love your style. Thanks for sharing and the chance at the great candy! My email - lgargus000@centurytel.net.

Becky Jo said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits! Love the cards you make so it doesn't surprise me that lots of people visit your blog and look at them. Thanks for the chance to win. Hugs!! Becky Jo Mentzer beckyjo918@gmail.com

suzy0820 said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits, wow... Love your cards. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

Debbie H. said...

Congrats on the 300,000 hits!!! I love your blog and read it daily!!! Thank you for the chance to win such awesome blog candy!
Debbie @ yooperbychoice@yahoo.com

missy said...

Wow! Congrats!! I can see why!! You have an awesome site! I would be honored to wi something from someone so talented!! And that little duckie is the so stinkin' cute!!
Thanks for being so generous!

Norine said...

WOW 300,000 thats just great
Thanks for the chance to win these goodies
Hugs
Norine

barbara said...

300,000 doesn't surprise me, your cards are awesome. Congrats! TYFS your designs. Love that Santa, thanks for the chance to win. Barb-drey942960@gmail.com

Sue said...

CONGRATULATIONS on 300,000 hits. That is amazing! Thank you for sharing your talent with us.

Sue a/k/a MOUSEMOM40 said...

Wow that's a lot of hits! You have a great blog that I enjoy visiting!

Monika/Buzsy said...

What can I say girl? We just love you and your creations! Yummy blog candy! Can you pick my name? Love those stamps. :o)

Kimi said...

300,000! WOW! Awesome. Thank you for the chance to get some really fun blog candy. 500,000 is right around the corner!!!
Kim Hannan
kimhannan0826@charter.net

PAT PHILLIPS said...

OMG....what an opportunity. Thank you so much and now I'll click my heals together and WISH!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Congrats, Denise! Your work is fabulous and you'll have another 300K hits before you know it!

jaymack said...

Congrats on the hits. I am a few of those 300,000. Love your work.
Janet Mack
jaymack1058@bellsouth.net

mary lou said...

congrats...i would like to thank you...your blog is wonderful...i look forward to starting my day by checking my email and seeing your beautiful cards...

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Congrats on the 300,000 hits my friend!!!! Your work is always such an inspiration. I just love visiting you!!

What yummy candy! You know how much I love Penny Black.... Too cute!!

hugs,
Chris

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on the 300,000 hit's. I hope they all enjoyed your blog as much as I do.
Texasriverlily@aol.com

SandyK said...

Congratulations, that's a lot of hit! That tells you, you are doing something right! Great creations. Thanks for a chance to win some blog candy and here's to reaching 400,000!

same ole scrap said...

Congrats on your hits..that is fantastic...and your work is the reason...all of your work is AWESOME. I visit your blog every day and I am so impressed with your work. Love the Santa, and how you finished him up. Keep up the fantastic work.

scrappintlc said...

Congrats, tahts awesome. Your blog is wonderful so I can see why. What an awesome prize package, I'd love to win it. I must have that Santa. And the ducky is too stinkin cute. Thank you for the chance to win.
scrappintlc@yahoo.com

naturecoastcrafter said...

Wow, girl, look how you've grown! Understandable. Congratulations. You're still my source of inspiration, Denise.

Silke Ledlow said...

Congrats to your huge milestone - GF!!! Love stopping by your blog!!! Hugs ~S~

Teresa Lin said...

Hi Denise! Congratulations on 300,000 hits. That's fantastic. I absolutely LOVE your cards - they are always an inspiration. Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us!

Teresa
tsmith4@fairview.org

Ann Kranitz said...

Hey Denise, Cograts on such a HUGE milestone!! Love coming by to visit everyday!! HUGS

Sandy S. said...
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Anonymous said...

Love your blog and your great card ideas!!! Robin P.
RobinPowell@missouristate.edu

Sandy S. said...

Congrats! I love your blog! Thanks for the chance to win some great candy!
Sandy
sandyshippee@ct.metrocast.net

lillianchild said...

I bet you are doing the happy dance with so many people stopping by to see your creativity and talent ... keep up the GREAT work! And thanks so much for the chance to win.

Iris said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits! I love the Santa set. Thanks for a chance to win. Iris Soscia
isoscia@aol.com

Tina said...

wow - 300,000 hits - that is amazing - way to go. Thanks for offering the great candy. I'll keep my fingers crossed.

Adair said...

Congrats on your hits! I really enjoy receiving your updates. You are one of my stamping heroes :-)
Adair
asvoboda@juno.com

Kim Edge said...

love your site!!! and by the count so do a lot of others!!!

Joan Ervin said...

WOW!!! Congrats, my little orange buddy....you are the BEST!!!!! You are such an inspiration and quite the DIVA....hugs!!!!!

Whimsey said...

If I can make Kevin win the race, can I win the blog candy? LOL

LOVE the "Santa, I Believe" set; just tried to purchase it yesterday at Michelle's store and it was sold out!

What fun; thanks for the chance to win!!

Jetstudio Designs said...

Congratulations on the posts! I like checking out your blog it's so inspiring :)

Have a great day!!
Jen

Lori A. said...

Congratulations!!! I so love that Santa stamp! Thanks. :)

Lori Atwood
ljatwood at yahoo dot com

Jennifer said...

Congrats, Denise, on hitting 300,000! I just love your cards & can't wait to see your posts. Thanks for always sharing your creations with us.

Marisa said...

Congrats on the hits, Denise :D You go girl!! Always enjoy seeing what you create each day. Thanks for the chance to win and cheers to the next 300,000 hits :D

Dottie K. said...

Congrats Denise! I always enjoy everything you create. Thanks for a chance at some great goodies.

Susan N. said...

Congratulations on 300,000 hits, that amazing just like your creative ideas. Thanks for sharing with us.

Naomi said...

Congrats on the 300,000 hits. You have a wonderful blog.

Anonymous said...

Congrats! 300,000 wow. Like visiting your blog. Get lots of ideas.
Charlene Rees
crees48@sbcglobal.net

Shelley C said...

Congratulations! Your blog is inspiring and one I watch each day.

kat said...

Did you notice how many comments you have cuz of your blog candy? Well, count me in, too! Congratulations on 300,000!

Lori Mueller said...

This is no surprise, Denise! You have a wonderful blog that I visit regularly. Thanks for the chance to win some great blog treats.

Lori Mueller
mike_latschs@msn.com

Krafty said...

From one Pennsylvanian to another! Congratulations on reaching such a remarkable blog count! I'm one of them who reads every day! Thank you for sharing your talent and your time with us. I learn each time you post something. Thanks too for the chance to win! Kraftyaunt

Karen Motz said...

WOW Denise!!! 300,000 hits!!! You certainly are an inspiration...that's why we all keep coming back! :)

jperr said...

Congratulations on hitting 300,000.
I can understand why you do lovely creations.Love that I have a chance to win blog candy.
Jocelan

Deb said...

300,000!!! Congratulations! I've enjoyed every single entry I've visited, and thanks so much for the chance to win some GREAT candy!

jimlynn said...

This is wonderful!!!!!!! Congrats. And thanks for the chance for blog candy - yummy!
Lynn Hayes
jimlynn01@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Quite impressive but so well deserved. You are an inspiration!
Lyne (songe@rocketmail.com)

Sunshine said...

WOW~! Holy Blog Hits! Good for you! Great blog candy! Thanks for the opportunity to win!!

Hugz

Sunshine:)

valleysunshine@hotmail.com

Julie said...

Denise your talent is amazing I really enjoy reading it daily. I look so forward to the update e-mails. Your blog candy is awesome and I hope I win. Thanks for all your time posting info on your blog.

Julie

rjmiller@sssnet.com

Anonymous said...

Denise,
I just love your "style" - so crisp and clean! Congrats on 300,000 hits! Thanks for this spectacular chance to win such a fabulous prize.
Barb E.

Anonymous said...

Denise,
I just love your "style" - so crisp and clean! Congrats on 300,000 hits! Thanks for this spectacular chance to win such a fabulous prize.
Barb E.

oops! forgot to leave my e-mail
be12354@yahoo.com

Marie B. said...

Hello Denise! Congrats on so many hits to your fab blog! I don't always actually come to the blog to read it, as I can see it all in my email...but who can resist blog candy?? Your fellow PA resident... Marie B.
choc312002@yahoo.com

Anonymous said...

Congrats!!! That's awesome. Thanks for the awesome blog candy your giving away!

sheresasking@yahoo.com

Maria said...

Congrats your hits! No surprise as you are super talented. Thanks for the chance to win. Hugs, Maria

Laraine R said...

Congrats!! Love your blog and thanks for all the inspiration!!
(spinners@myclearwave.net)

PatsyB said...

I don't which is better: Your super duper milestone or the candy you are offering! I am not surprised that you have so many hits since I always find something I love on your blog! I think one of the reasons your blog is so popular is that you make us all feel like we can make cards just like yours! (OK it's a dream but it's mine!!) Congrats to you!

Cassie_lu said...

Way to go on the hits although it's no surprise as you produce some great work.

Rebecca Ednie said...

300k is so awesome! Congrats! Looking forward to so much more...

Wendy said...

Oh I hope one day I can say that...in like 100 years!!! Amazing girl and well deserved!

Susan (coffeeforme) said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits. I love visiting your blog to see the great projects you have posted. Thanks for a chance at the blog candy.

All the best,

Susan Marshburn
slmlem@aol.com

Sandy said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits Denise.

Petra said...

Congratulations on your 300,000 hit. What a great candy ;-)))

Trina G said...

You ROCK! 300,000 thats huge!

Thanks for a chance to win!

Mariƫlle said...

Congrats! From the Netherlands!!!
Wow 300,000 hits.
I hope you get many more hits...
Thanks for all the inspiration that you give me...

Greetings Mariƫlle

Ps what a nice candy :)
(mariellevanderweide@gmail.com)

Debra said...

Congratulations .. 300,000 is huge! Easy to see why you have so many hits though .. such great stuff! LOVE the blog candy and thanks so much for the chance to win!

Elaine said...

Wow, that's some great candy! You are an inspiration to me! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us!

Gina F said...

Of course, you can have many more!! Thanks for the candy!!! Gina F

Lori said...

Congratulations bud!!!!!

Lynn said...

That is just wonerful I guess you know what your doing!!! Yes your art work is great and that why everyone comes to you site congrats on that wild and crazy number
Lynn

Gail S. said...

Congrats on 300,000 hits! You are terrific and I love to come visit. May you have many more hits.

Jean K. said...

Congratulations on 300,000 blog hits! I love stopping by and seeing your work! Thanks for sharing such wonderful projects!

Jean K.
jkaye1@zoominternet.net

StampinginKansas said...

Congrats Denise!!! Your cards are AWESOME! I check here every day to see what you created. Haven't seen the JR Preserve set before...that would be perfect for all the canning I've done lately for Christmas gifts.

Kris Allan
tkjeallan@comcast.net

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on your blog hits.
Love getting your updates and being inspired by your creations.
Great candy!
Teresa Blue
tmblueb@hotmail.com

maryr917 said...

congrats on all the blog hits-your work is awesome-I am an email subscriber and I look forward to getting those emails to see what you've created-thanks for the chance to win

Bonita said...

Awesome blog candy. Thanks for the inspiration.
bfjohnson8541@att.net

America said...

GREAT BLOG CANDY FOR YOU and YOUR HUGE BLOG hits COUNTER! Wow! You are rockin' and rollin' and goin' GF!!! CONGRATS!!!!! And awwww man for me -as I just missed your time deadline by a few hours. big Bummer! :(