Highlights Of Stampin` Up! Leadership 2015!

I am so happy I was able to attend Stampin` Up! Leadership in Orlando Florida. It was a week full of fun, friendships, laughs, tears, learning and visiting with family and friends!

I thought I’d share some of my favorite highlights!


We arrived Orlando, and they tried hard to get us to upgrade. I wanted the yellow vette. I didnt get it..



The first night I got to stay “home” at Old Key West Resort – DVC Style!


I got my sushi fix, at Splitsville at Downtown Disney. This is called a Birthday cake Martini – it is one of my favs!



My sushi fix.



Roaming Dwontown Disney before the event



I am a disney lover. I am a big kit at heart. Wednesday I had 4 hours to go to Magic Kingdom to do my favorites.. Its A Small World, Haunted Mansion, and a Dole Whip Dessert and shop! It has been a LONG time since being able to go to a park. They now have wrist bands that are your room key, fast pass ticket, meal plans and more. Technology is crazy cool. Disney has an APP too, so that you can see how long the wait lines are at each park for each ride.



The Castle



It’s A Small World – I so love this ride.



I’m a happy camper.



Getting scared at the Haunted Mansion.



Gayle Gibbons is a good friend of mine I have kept in touch with since my way home from my first convention 3 years ago. She is a dear friend.



Bernice and I received these super cute bags from Kimberly!



Melissa Ellis and I – love this lady!



The beautiful stage at Leadership 2015.



More of my friends.. Sue, Darla and Billie. Love  you ladies!



It is always fun to get free stamps!



Lisa Pretto and I — an amazing lady!



Billie and I – we are long lost sisters I think! Same height too! 🙂 Love ya, girlie!



Sue and I. Sue is my blog creator and a wonderful friend. She is so talented!



I was able to meet Becky Roberts, a truly talented, amazing demo, at Funky Monkey Restaurant!



Having dinner with amazing friends.. old and new! L to R, Rose Ellen, me, Billie, Jeanne, Bernice, Darla and Michelle! Having a great time at Funky Monkey!



This is Wanda and I enjoying a Chcoolate Martini and visiting. She’s awesome!





Melissa, Bernice and myself getting ready for Main Stage. I am looking tired.



This is our Leadership Bag. A demo decorated it so cute.. I had to get a pic of it.



A pretty flowering bush thingy! A Florida thing.



Heading to Tavares to surprise my parents at their new home – they had no idea we were coming. The first try – they were not home. The 2nd try.. perfect! To occupy our time, we ventured to Mt Dora.. the cutest little town with some very unique shops!



We found the best little cupcake shop in Mt Dora. Yum!



Some of the shopping at Mt Dora



More of Mt Dora



Mt Dora’s Train


So, this is a photo of my parents. As I explained, they thought I was at Leadership in Texas (haha!). I totally got them good! They are snow birds and stay all winter in FL. They bought a home in Travares last July and I had not been to the house since they moved there. So, this was a good time to visit with them and see their new home. It was a short but nice visit. We were able to stay with them Sunday, Monday and part of Tuesday before flying home.

Ill share more tomorrow. In the meantime, make something pretty and get inky!!!


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