Thursday, August 2, 2007

Who is ready to partay, Colorado style?!


We have a couple of special guests coming to visit Carronin and I in August. I have been a fan of their blogs since the dawn of the blogosphere or at least for the past year. The Smiling Infidel herself, the Elasticwaistbandlady or "Lasti-kins" for those who are in the know and Carrot Jello of Oinkle Doinkle fame! I know, I know! We are so lucky. We thought it wouldn't be fair to hog them for ourselves so we are planning a couple of Meet and Greets for anyone who would like to come.

The first one will be in Denver on August 17th. We will be meeting for lunch at a place yet to be determined. Amber that Crazy Blogging Canuck suggested an outdoor cafe in Boulder in a gorgeous setting or a restaurant right in the heart of downtown Denver where all the action is. Are you a little bit country or a little bit rock and roll? Attendees at this point include, myself, Carronin, Amber, Aubrey, Elastic, and Carrot.

The second one is a BBQ here at Casa de Payne on August the 18th around the lunch hour, kind of thing. To give you a little orientation on where Fruita is at; it is 4 hours drive from Denver and 4 hours drive from Salt Lake.
We would love to see you all. We missed the last blog get together. Life just got in the way:(
I hope y'all will come for a "do-over" here in Colorado and yes, pictures with Mike the Headless Chicken will be taken after the BBQ. If you are ready to partay Colorado style, I will update you by e-mail with the details! Two woots! "Woot! Woot!"

41 comments:

  1. FIRST!!!

    I am soooo jealous. Hope you have a blast!

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  2. Sorry. I'm never first. I got carried away.







    But now I'm second too ;)
    WAHOO! I'm a comment hog.

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  3. Oh, how I wish I lived in Colorado! THAT SOUNDS AMAZING! Have a great time! :)

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  4. And now I know that I need to buy a girdle and some Colgate White Strips. Can we come in costume? That way I can just cover my face with something and not have to worry about my Elvis Sideburns and curly-Q cheek hairs.

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  5. aww Annie, you get to have all the fun.
    just don't be gettin too cozy with elastic, remember I am her #1 stalker

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  6. Sounds so fun. I guess one of us needs to organize a Texas get together!

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  7. Wow. I wonder if I can figure out a reason to go to Colorado. Especially for the BBQ! The headless chicken needs to be in my world!

    Have a ton of fun!

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  8. Ooooh.... sound fun! I didn't realize you were so close to SLC. Let me see what I can do...

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  9. I'm working on it, seeing what I can do, would love to come....don't get your hopes up, but we will know in the next day or two. If I were there, my vote would be 16th street for lunch. Fun! Downtown is so Denver, you know.

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  10. Yes, costumes would be good. Good gravy. Now I'll have to get some new clothes, my eyebrows waxed, and paint my toenails. Then there's the whole, "How do I hide my girth?" question. Maybe Elastic and I could rent a siamese twin costume. What do you say Elastic? Hey, better yet, how's about sumo wrestler comstumes?

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  11. I am Coming! I AM COMING!!
    Woo hoo!! :D

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  12. Google maps tells me that it would take 15 hours and 13 minutes to get to Denver...sigh... maybe next time!

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  13. I am not waxing my eyebrows, but I may come in costume.
    I am supposed to work that weekend but am willing to move heaven and earth to make it there. We'll see how much b.power I yield.

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  14. I'm with the b. team. We're trying to work it out.

    When will you be back from Denver?

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  15. Only 4 hours! I thought it was much further! Sounds like fun!

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  16. I'm so excited that NCS is going!!!!

    (and wishing I can go too)

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  17. 'Lastikins' makes me feel weird like I'm one of those ramekin dishes, only super elasticy-stretchy. or that I'm a munchkin.

    Well, I guess I DO like to munch.

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  18. I'm going...I'M coming, Yip-Yip hooray! Uh-huh...Uh-huh *doing a happy dance* *doing it all by myself, and I don't care*

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  19. Sounds fun. Why doesn't anyone ever vacation in Arkansas? HAA! That made me laugh too!

    We have The Spinach Capital of the World, Ya'll.

    Happy blog-gathering.

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  20. Hooray, the guest list is growing!

    Work it out, y'alls! This partay is gonna be off the hook. In a mild mannered sort of way.

    I am sure Rug's Bug will come.

    Rug's Bug- Please bring your deep fryer to the partay.

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  21. I'm so thrilled to be a part of bloggin' party #1. Can't wait to see you again. ;-)

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  22. That's so great! I hope you guys have an awesome time!

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  23. I'd like to go too, but I'm scared of public toilets. Can I bring my own with me to lunch? Or will seeing my special super-industrial- strength-flush titanium potty at the restaurant table feel awkward for everyone?

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  24. 10 days and a wake up! I am so stoked!

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  25. I may be able to come! I'll let you know as soon as I do! :)

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  26. Blog get togethers are soo fun. I hope you guys enjoy.

    Sad that I can't come.

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  27. Sounds like so much fun!!! That weekend we will be in Bismark doing the temple thing. Hmmmm, unless I can talk Scott into going to Denver to go to the temple and see my Dad and go to the blog partay! Worth a try...

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  28. CJ not costumes, capes.. capes for all long flowing capes.

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  29. Bummer, too bad I am celebrating my hubby's birthday that day. He would be pissed if I missed it.

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  30. father forgive me for I have sinned. elasticwaistband prob. lives ten minutes from me and I have never met her! she knows my parents though, does that count

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  31. Wow, all the popular gals are meeting up! What a hoot you'll all have! I am sure your sides will hurt from laughing so much this weekend! Have a blast!

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