Nov
12
2009

Getting ready

I browsed through The Star’s newspaper today (11/11/2009). And came across the writeup on ParenThot’s Family Day. Read closer and I saw this…
Ok. So my name’s appeared in the newspaper today. Time for tension to kick in! Reality check. Have I done all that are needed to be done for this event? Let’s see….
Ethan has been very cooperative. He gets up in the morning and the first thing he does is to reproduce most of his origami and art ‘n’ craft works to be displayed there on the event day.
My boy, the busy crafter.
My ladybug factory.
People say ladybug brings good luck. I’ll be making hundreds of these (painstakingly handmade by me and me only :P) to be given away to visitors* to my booth (wish me luck!).
But that’s where my ‘work solo’ strategy ends as I can’t go through all these alone. The first thing I did when I received the invitation for the demo was to get help from this dude. Come to think of it, I did not give him a chance to say NO. Sorry Julie, can I ‘borrow’ him for a little while, please? Thank you so much Julie. You’re the BEST!
Thank goodness for him, all my technical woes are solved. I don’t think I KNOW I won’t be able to make it without his help.
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    You are great!The craft look nice… give me one :)

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    No prob. That's what friends are for. Will be there to support/help up if nothing came up at the last minute.

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    War…you appeared in the newspaper! I wonder if I will ever be featured…nah! :pKesian have to make all those bugs alone. Why don't ask Ethan to help? :D

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    Don't be nervous…Hope everything go smoothly on that big day.

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    Congrats!!! Your blog appears in the newspaper.I love the lady bugs, very cute.

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    goodluck and I know you can do it! how i wish i have that ladybug too =(

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    Good luck! I bet your side will be very popular now. Hehe. Can I have the nice ladybug also? :) Just kidding.

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    sudah femeeeeeeeeeeeees!

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    I wish to get one of the cute LAdybug from you, Merryn.Hopefully, we can make it to meet you there!

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    Luckily you've got help. That's a lot of ladybugs. And Ethan is such a good boy.Don't worry, you are going to rock that day. :)

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    have faith. u can do it, merryn. i've introduced ur crafty-crafted to my lil heroes. they love ur ideas very much :D

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    great great! hopefully I can see you there on that day.. still not confirm as we need to attend a dinner in Seremban.. All the BEST!!

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    So good and so happy and so proud of you, me also feel very shiok not that i can tell my friends, see see, that's my blogger friend in the newspaper, why friends got boh?hahahahahah

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    Merryn, I really like the ladybird doorgift that u have crafted. Have fun on the demonstration day…for sure ladybug and ladyluck will be with you…you are famous edi, Merryn…

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    wow, you are famous :D have a great time at the gathering :D

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    the lady bird looks very nice wor. i also want!!

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    you are supermom! I am excited to see the outcome of the event, keep me posted :-)

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    Reserve one ladybug for me plsss

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    Sorry i cant help u Merryn… but i will give u MoralSupport from IPOH.. hehehe… btw, will u be on TV?

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    So cute…those ladybirds!

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    I want the ladybirds! : )Wah, somebody getting famous oredy : )

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    Nice ladybirds!! All the best on the demonstration day. :D

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