Trip to the Land of Sin

8 Jun

26 bloggers who traveled to Vegas for the first of many trips
48 hours in Vegas
6 hours I spent poolside
5 miles walked up and down the Vegas strip
7 casinos & hotels visited (Luxor, The Excalibur, New York, New York, The Bellagio, The Venetian, Caeser’s Palace, MGM Grand)
2 $5 wine glasses I enjoyed at the Venetian Happy Hour
9 dollars I spent (and lost) on gambling all weekend
4, the average number of hours slept per night while in Vegas
2 brave fiances/husbands who came on the trip
3 trips made to Starbucks
18 new blogs/twitter accounts and friends I have as a result of the trip
40 times people tried to hand us call-girl business cards
11 dollars, the cost of the Lemon Drop shot that pushed me over the edge on Saturday evening
2 trips made to the buffet line on Friday evening
50 text messages sent and received to bloggers in Vegas
1 fire hydrant that we almost ran into while walking
26 promises to meet-up, stay in touch and see each other again… SOON!

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31 Responses to “Trip to the Land of Sin”

  1. Kyla Roma June 8, 2009 at 11:07 am #

    I love the way you broke this post down, and I loved meeting you even more! Can’t wait to see your pictures!

  2. Jennifer June 8, 2009 at 11:12 am #

    Sounds like fun! I hope to see pics!

  3. mandy June 8, 2009 at 11:14 am #

    I cannot wait to see pictures and hear the stories!

  4. katelin June 8, 2009 at 11:30 am #

    love this post and loved meeting you! it was so much fun! :)

  5. tabithablogs June 8, 2009 at 11:32 am #

    Aw man it sounds like so much fun!! I can’t wait to go to Vegas on my honeymoon (it’ll be my first time)! I hope someday I can go to one of these blogger meetup things. :)

  6. Little Miss Obsessive June 8, 2009 at 11:41 am #

    Sounds funnn :) you know i’m totes jealous I missed out heh

  7. SoMi's Nilsa June 8, 2009 at 11:48 am #

    Where’s the proof – pictures, please!!!! =)

    Kidding, glad to hear you had a good time. As if I expected anything less!

  8. Chère June 8, 2009 at 12:00 pm #

    Oh my goodness, it sounds like you all had SO MUCH FUN. I’m completely jealous :)

  9. Megan June 8, 2009 at 12:19 pm #

    Sounds like you all had so much fun! :D

  10. sarahdotcom June 8, 2009 at 12:21 pm #

    oooh, i’m so glad it was such an excellent weekend for you all! =)

  11. Larissa June 8, 2009 at 12:30 pm #

    sounds like so much fun! i’m sooooo jealous! i cant wait for the next meetup, i’m totally going to be there! :D (looking forward to the pictures)

  12. Little Fish June 8, 2009 at 2:01 pm #

    So glad you had fun! Thanks for breaking the “what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas” rule for us :-)

  13. Habbala June 8, 2009 at 2:43 pm #

    So glad you had fun! Can’t wait to hear about it!

  14. Erin June 8, 2009 at 3:05 pm #

    It was so great to meet you this weekend! I can’t wait until we can all meet up again!

  15. mel June 8, 2009 at 3:17 pm #

    Glad you guys had fun! I hope to catch up on one of those get togethers eventually!

  16. Margarita June 8, 2009 at 3:31 pm #

    OMG sounds like a fabulous time! Good for you gambling only 9 bucks away!! My limit is usually 50!

  17. Lily June 8, 2009 at 3:36 pm #

    Um, ok this one (esp the last part) made me all teary-eyed all over again! I can’t believe how many people I fell in love with this weekend!

    Also – KUDOS to you for only having TWO glasses of wine at happy hour on Saturday. I think I had 5. That’s more than a bottle.

    WIN.

  18. Andrea June 8, 2009 at 4:19 pm #

    I love this post. It’s just the right amount of re-cap. What a wonderful weekend!

  19. E.P. June 8, 2009 at 4:21 pm #

    Roommate! I miss you already! And this was a wonderful recap!

  20. Amber June 8, 2009 at 4:45 pm #

    Sounds amazing! I can’t wait to see pics!!!

  21. Renee June 8, 2009 at 5:43 pm #

    LOVE YOU.

  22. Matt June 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm #

    Hi five!

  23. AuburnKat June 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm #

    SOOOOOOOO jealous!

  24. K June 8, 2009 at 7:01 pm #

    alright… this is going to confuse you. I would like to order 3 lemondrops.

    I’m visiting you in St. Louis. For serious…

  25. Matt June 8, 2009 at 7:05 pm #

    WOnderful wonderful time seeing you this weekend, viva las vegas indeed.

  26. tipptalk June 8, 2009 at 8:44 pm #

    SO GREAT TO MEET YOU! Are you on twitter?

    @stephanieolsen

  27. Steph June 8, 2009 at 9:58 pm #

    Ohhh!! I love this wrap up post. Though if you made the whole weekend only having 40 call girl cards shoved in your face, you are lucky!

  28. sleepyjane June 9, 2009 at 6:57 am #

    Sounds like mucho fun. :)

  29. rachel June 9, 2009 at 10:51 am #

    LOVE YOU!

  30. Jamie June 9, 2009 at 10:59 am #

    It was fantastic meeting you!

  31. Allie June 10, 2009 at 10:01 pm #

    So, so great to meet you this weekend! I can’t get enough of these Vegas wrap-up posts :)

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