Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Happy Holiday Weekend!

The weekends are coming 'round faster with each week--I'm not complaining, but last weekend was a killer. I spent Friday evening celebrating a friend's birthday, only to jump right into a 7am call time to whip up some bridal makeup for a good friend. Thankfully I wasn't meant to do the bride herself (I don't know what I would have done with myself, as packing my kit was hard enough--the nerves!), but "a couple bridesmaids" quickly turned into all but two, and the addition of grandmas, moms and aunts. They are a sweet family, and they were full of love and anxiety that morning.

The happy couple jumping the broom--a cultural
tradition in the groom's family

I had a lovely time, but you can believe I was ready to turn in at the end of the night! It wasn't funny when I was still knocked out asleep at 8 o'clock the next night. Backtracking a bit, I did win a raffle basket (I can't be held accountable for the awful Easter grass and cheapo candles--how are you gonna mix that with some MAC?) at the restaurant we dined at on Friday, for a mere five dollars! I jumped for joy as I realized that I now had doubles of the Naked Honey lipglasses. Literally, I jumped. Too bad that wasn't caught on camera :)

note the tanning gift certificates...um wow, just
what I had been hoping for...

So here we are at the weekend once again--you may be celebrating the 4th of July, or then again you may just be celebrating the ever anticipated end-of-week. What will you be doing?

20 comments:

Tali said...

I can imagine the jump! I always freak out when I get something I love... its quite embarassing. Normally I make a screaming squealing noise too.. :/

You have to explain the broom thing.. i mean it seems like fun but is it traditional???? xx

fantastic said...

@tali: those around me knew that the MAC basket was fitting :) weird thing is, there were doubles of some things, and then some of the most random things, like that mini pigment??

the broom--the bride is Mexican, and the groom is African-American, so what they told us is that jumping the broom symbolized their new unity together, although now I've started reading up on it and am finding all sorts of things!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jumping_the_broom

Tali said...

I want to jump over a broom now!!! Am reding the wiki article next!

Trust me.. even the cheapo candles would have gotten a squeal from me! Fab basket of goodies.. for here it all looks good to me!!!!

Dila said...

:D lol I can imagine that jump too hahah u re soo lucky I never win those kinds of things!!

and jumping the broom! that looks so cute and cool..

fantastic said...

@tali--you're right, maybe i can put those candles to good use..on the patio or something ;) you should jump the broom! what are the traditional things you bring into marriage?--i'm sure there are lots!

@dila--i don't win things either--but this has been my month, with three different things! yay ;)
are you still on vacay?

su-pah said...

great prize! i want some of that MAC honey stuff, bad! ;)

bubblegarm said...

aww hiw adorable, jumping over a broom sounds fun, love the goodies :) mmm *drool*

fantastic said...

@su-pah: has naked honey launch over there? i think it's kind of confusing as to when mac releases their lines throughout the world..there doesn't seem to be one particular order!

@bubblegarm: all for only $5..now that's a deal!

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