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BlogHer. Aww Yeah.

[caption id="attachment_3531" align="aligncenter" width="512" caption="Business Card Holder by SweetHeartSinner on Etsy"]Business Card Holder by SweetHeartSinner on Etsy[/caption] So we went to this little conference, you may have heard of it?  BlogHer was AMAZING this year.  Besides the fun and interesting things to see, we were surrounded by friends old and new, and had such a good time our ears are still ringing and our hearts are still full. [caption id="attachment_3532" align="aligncenter" width="512" caption="A lot of our cards were cut wrong - ironically they WERE a Craftastrophe. Thanks Kinkos."]A lot of our cards were cut wrong - ironically they WERE a Craftastrophe.  Thanks Kinkos.[/caption]

Special thanks to Jon @ Toddlerpedes for letting us use his image for our cards.  LOVE YOU JON!  Those creepy buggers were a conversation starter, that's for sure.

[caption id="attachment_3533" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Necklace Courtesy of Lori at modadimagno.blogspot.com/"]Necklace Courtesy of Lori at modadimagno.blogspot.com/[/caption]

We tried to break Twitter using the #BlogHer09 hashtag.  But the fail whale was never seen. Not by us at least.

[caption id="attachment_3534" align="aligncenter" width="524" caption="The Craftastrophe Chicks LOVED Chicago."]The Craftastrophe Chicks LOVED Chicago.[/caption]

We also won an award from Socialuxe.  An award that easily weighs 10 pounds and could probably take you in a fight.

[caption id="attachment_3535" align="aligncenter" width="512" caption="Oh! I can haz weapon?"]Oh!  I can haz weapon?[/caption] Thanks to all of our readers, especially Suebob who helped us get started.  Without you, we'd be living in a cardboard box somewheres in the snow, eh?

Other fabulous winners included:

Blogs We've Learned the Most From: I Heart Faces & The Pioneer Woman Cooks

Most Inspiring Blog: Nie Nie Dialogues & The Spohrs are Multiplying

Most Provocative Blog: The Bloggess & Her Bad Mother

Tastiest Blog : This Week For Dinner & The Pioneer Woman Cooks Funniest Blog: Cake Wrecks & Mommy Wants Vodka Best Eye Candy Blog: I Should Be Folding Laundry & whatever

Guiltiest Pleasure Blog: MamaPop & Craftastrophe

Congratulations to all the winners.  Next year it's a dance off.  Be ready.

Posted by Karen Sugarpants on July 28, 2009 @ 11:27 am  

17 Responses to “BlogHer. Aww Yeah.”

  1. Monica~ Mommy Brain Reports (1 comments.) Says:

    AWWW Dang it.. I’m so sad I didn’t get to meet you!!! Maybe next time…
    Re: your biz cards… Kinko’s is notorious for messing up cuts on those.. totally messed up a set I had done a while back.. I use VistaPrint now… Inexpensive and done RIGHT!
    .-= Monica~ Mommy Brain Reports´s last post ..Review: BenQ GP1 =-.

  2. Suebob Says:

    The card holder has caused so much envy & interest. Thx again. I loves it. Was also great 2 meet sam.

    sam {temptingmama} (164 comments.) Reply:

    I was so happy to meet you too!

    I carry my card holder everywhere. LOL

    Lurves it.

  3. Rachel @ Grasping for Objectivity in my Subjective Life (7 comments.) Says:

    I didn’t know you guys were there! I hate that I missed you!!! I would have loved to have met you in person.

    Sincerely,
    ~ The Bringer of Toenail Art to Your World.
    .-= Rachel @ Grasping for Objectivity in my Subjective Life´s last post ..28 Things That I Learned At Blogher =-.

  4. Aunt Becky (7 comments.) Says:

    Dude. Rock ON! Congrats, yo!

    And how sad am I that I didn’t get to meet you?
    .-= Aunt Becky´s last post ..Like Rock of Love (sadly) Without The Trannies =-.

    sam {temptingmama} (164 comments.) Reply:

    NYC, baby. I am hunting you down and humping your leg FO SHO.

  5. Headless Mom (21 comments.) Says:

    I loved meeting both of you…only problem was we didn’t get to sit and talk. :-(
    .-= Headless Mom´s last post ..Thanks BlogHer 09! =-.

    sam {temptingmama} (164 comments.) Reply:

    I KNOW! I was hoping we’d have more time together!! At least we got to meet, right?

  6. Jenny, Bloggess (9 comments.) Says:

    I am *totally* ready for the dance-off.

  7. Brenda Says:

    I don’t know if all Kinko’s, or FedEx Offices :p, are the same, but when I worked at Kinko’s you had to set up the cards exactly right, especially the ones that have to be cut-to-bleed like yours. I was always nice enough to set up the files for people, but not all Fedex employees have the know-how or the willingness to wrangle with graphics the way I did.

    I would love to take a look at your business card file to see if I could set it up better for your next visit to Kinko’s.

  8. maggie, dammit (1 comments.) Says:

    God I love those faces of yours.

    Congrats. :)

    xoxoxo
    .-= maggie, dammit´s last post ..BlogHer ‘09, what else? =-.

  9. Deb (61 comments.) Says:

    Pleasure, sure. But I just don’t feel guilty.
    .-= Deb´s last post ..BlogHer 09: Everybody Let Go, We Can Make a Dancefloor, Just Like a Circus =-.

  10. Jade beads (112 comments.) Says:

    oh, congratulations! wish you more luck!

  11. Sheila (Charm School Reject) (2 comments.) Says:

    It’s creepy to say you guys have really nice teeth, right? oh damn…I already said it!
    .-= Sheila (Charm School Reject)´s last post ..The Moment You’ve All Been Waiting For =-.

  12. Robyn's Online World (11 comments.) Says:

    Congratulations on your award! Am kicking myself for not going to BlogHer ’09, but I already bought my ticket for BlogHer ’10!
    .-= Robyn’s Online World´s last post ..Robyn’s Lasagna =-.

  13. blog.it (16 comments.) Says:

    hahaha she’s like saying “this rock!”
    .-= blog.it´s last post ..Make money online =-.

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