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Get your PARTY on! *NERD ALERT*

Wow, I had such a great time last night at the Twilight party! My aunt (on Ian’s side) always is such a great and fabulous host, that I had no doubt it was going to be good. My cousin has been to two before so she was in charge of most of the games. Let me tell you…I wish I was the one who thought of this first! So stinkin’ smart and fun! First, the food…very good…we did, cheese, chocolate, caramel and oil fondue…with everything dippable that you could imagine! One of my favorite parts is they covered water bottles with new labels. Marble Springs (Clear water from Washington’s Olympic Peninsula) and Werewolf Water. There were two Jacob fans so they were out numbered, but still loved. So cute! Everyone got a character’s name put on their back and had to guess who they were. I was Rosalie…no guesses as to why! I mean…come on…I look just like her! J/K! I didn’t know half of the ladies there, but seriously became friends over this book. We shared who are favorite characters were. Other than Edward, I absolutely love Emmet! I think he is hilarious. I really thought I was a big fan. HOWEVER, I so was not. There was a girl there who had read them 5 times, a girl who was wearing a Bella Bracelet, (who knew there really was such a thing) and a bunch more that knew most of the answers to the trivia game we played. Crazy…and I even “studied” before I came knowing there was going to be a “pop quiz”. We also fit in a fun candy bar game and family feud with a Twilight twist. Our team won! At the end we made cute beaded bookmarks and I love mine. I could have stayed all night, but it was getting late and I still had to drive home. Who would have thought that a book could be so much fun not just to read, but to talk about and party about!
I found some fun info on the author’s site that I am (nerdily) excited about. She is coming to Texas for the release of her new series and I am so
there. I told Ian that I planned on going to her book signing and he just laughed. He know how crazy I can be. I dragged him to the midnight release of the 5th Harry Potter book and was a party pooper for the 6th and 7th book. So I dragged my friend Jenn to the 6th and my friend Karin to the 7th. Now I just need to find a new Texas friend to come with me to this! She is also coming to Utah (for all my Utah friends) so here is the info! Speaking of my friend, Karin, when I was at her house for scrapbooking the other night she played us the newest Miley Cyrus song (which I had just barely heard on the radio) and said that it totally reminded her of Twilight….kinda like from Bella’s point of view about Edward. I went home that night and You Tubed it and now have the same thought about the song. So if you have not heard the song, check it out here and get into your Bella grooveness! Oh, my goodness, I cannot believe what a nerd I am, but am not ashamed of letting the blog world know! (Even though I have erased about half of this entry and severely edited the other half!)

Anyways, if you still have no idea what in the world Twilight is, I do highly recommend at least checking it out from the library and giving it a try. Everyone needs a healthy escape from reality and why not do it through a good book. And if you do know what I am talking about…let’s just say…I hope that you are as big of a nerd as I am and are laughing with me…not at me!!!

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    March 29, 2008 at 4:34 am

    Okay, don’t shoot me for saying this, but what’s all the hype about this book? I haven’t heard a thing about it besides yours and Jac’s blogs!

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    Phillip & Deneigh
    March 29, 2008 at 6:42 am

    One word…JEALOUS! Oh man I want to throw a party now!

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    March 29, 2008 at 1:44 pm

    yeah, i’m jealous too – loved the books. off to check out the bella bracelet and the you tube!!

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    March 29, 2008 at 3:42 pm

    I’ve got to admit–I 1st heard about the books from your blog! Finally got a hold of them after Christmas & LOVED them!! Got my sister & B-I-L hooked too! The party sounds like so much fun!! Love all the details like the water & games!

    If you think that Miley Cyrus song reminds you of the book try listening to “East Northumberland High”. I can totally hear it playing as Bella walks into her new school….can you tell my kids listen to this A LOT??

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    March 29, 2008 at 5:11 pm

    okay jackie does need to be shot…i’ve been blogging about them too. sounds like you had a blast. i was on the site last week and was going to mention the book signings in tx and utah…maybe tom will make a lot of throwaway money between now and then and i can fly to tx and go with ya;0) i so want to go. i’m so jealous about the party too…note to self: find other chix to get addicted to it. (got my bff hooked!) oh and that miley song…thought the same thing-k’s been singing that one lately. i need to put it on the pod. love ya!

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    March 29, 2008 at 5:37 pm

    Jackie…next pay day…just by the book!

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    March 30, 2008 at 4:22 am

    When do you move? I might be coming down Conference Friday.

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    March 30, 2008 at 3:14 pm

    ooohhh! thanks for the info on the signings. i’m right by the one in champions!

    praying for a safe move to texas!

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    Jacqueline M
    April 2, 2008 at 4:32 pm

    OK WHY WASNT I INVITED!!! I love twilight SO much…im reading Eclispe again right now…Edward is just soooo yummy i cant get enough…what are your thoughts about Robert Pattinson who is going to be playing Edward in the movie? He is growing on me…

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