kittenkatt hang in there - anything we can do to help (or if you need someone to vent to, etc) - please ask!!
sheepzeit congrats on the tentative new job
feistydiva woo hoo - i'm sure it's gorgeous
photo_obscura, velvetslade, kruelandunusual and yveline - the pics all of you have up are awesome
damn... work calls, weekend update w/ details will have to wait