Changing to new HDD...Time Machine?

I'm going to buy a new bigger HDD for my MBP and I am having questions about transfering data (easily) onto my new HDD. How can this issue be resolved with Time Machine? Also, if I take my Install/Restore Mac OSX discs to the Apple Store with me, could they put it in the new HDD and install Mac OSX for me, on the spot?
Essentially, I just want to turn on my laptop and be ready to roll, start up Time Machine and start the copying of files to the new HDD...
Can this be done?

Hi petrucci666;
You will be using an external for Time Machine?
If you have your system and Time Machine on Partition on the same drive when you lose the drive, which is the most common occurrence, then you lose everything.

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