well it has finally arrived. here i sit with my cute mom in a hotel in minnesota. we got in last night kinda late so didn't have time to do anything but grab some dinner and crash after a day of travel!! today will start the festivities when all the shackies meet up. we all trickle in sometime today and have a big bash at lidia's church tonight and we are going to stamp our little hearts out!! a few of us are going to take in a lss (local scrapbook store) this afternoon. then the big scrapfest starts tomorrow. i'll be posting updates of our fun and pictures, too!!!