Swap-bot Time: August 9, 2020 6:50 pm


Date Joined: June 10, 2010
Last Online: August 9, 2020
Birthday: May 10
Country: United States
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About Me

May we strive every day to make each other’s lives a little bit easier and lighter through kindness!!!

I have been crafting since my mom taught me. I love to read, scrapbook, make cards, anything to do with paper, sorta have an addiction to paper, I love to paint watercolor and do art journaling, samples of my work is on my instagram page. I am also a runner, half marathons my fav.

I have been KETOGENIC for three years now, best thing for my health I have ever done..

POSTCARDS - I prefer STORE bought and NAKED, most handmade ones i have recvd were poorly made. :(.. Please no ad, or digital (ie zazzle etc) thanks MY FAV part of the PC is the stamp and the postmark... PLEASE try to use a regular stamp instead of the print outs from the Post office.. Hearts for stamps!!!!

Favorite POSTCARD styles: non touristy pcs i like: vintage, BLACK AND WHITE all time fav..., artsy , lighthouse, just about any non touristy will be my fav..

touristy pcs i like: (although i prefer non touristy) lighthouses, vintage style

I love anything vintage, really old, or made to look old.

I watercolor, been taking classes for about 10 years. I’m no longer taking classes as I’ve moved away from my lovely teacher. Sad 😢

I do cross stitch

Favorite color at the moment is midnight blue.

BEST thing to send me if you are sending for a profile swap....ANYTHING VINTAGE OR LOOKS VINTAGE!!!

MY FAVS to receive in a swap.... Vintage postcards that have been written on and mailed...vintage lace and ribbons, vintage spools.. anything metal like keys... vintage costume jewelry.

ATC lovers... I have been swapping ATCs for years with swap bot.

Favorite Books

I usually read somewhere around 25 -30 books a year, although my record one year was 75. I like all kinds, except, romance, westerns and horror. I usually will listen to audio books while I create. TOP TEN (at the moment, not in any order)

  1. Harry Potter series

  2. Twillight series

  3. Blind Assassin

  4. Les Miserables

  5. The Count of Monte Cristo

  6. I Let You Go

  7. The Thirteenth Tale

  8. The Light Between Oceans

  9. Dracula

  10. Home Before Dark

  11. The Hunger Games Series

  12. The Mountain Between Us

2015 FAVS -

The Girl on the Train The Light Between Oceans

2016 Favs -

The Good Girl Cinder I let You go Everyone brave is forgiven We were Liars

2017 favs -

The Nightingale Lilac Girls The Dollhouse With Malice A piece of the World The Invention of wings

2018 favs -

Setting Free the Kit4es Before we were yours Secrets of a charmed life The address The Great Alone Let me Lie The Death of Mrs Westaway The radium Girls Where the Crawdads live

2019 favs - The Line Between Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe The Turn of the Key

2020 favs Home Before Dark (top 10)*** The woman in the mirror The Wife Stalker The passengers

Favorite Movies and Music

I love comedies, except the vulgar ones, Most action, and most all summer blockbusters!!

Ive updated my music lately... I got bored with the top 40 and the radio...so I have gone to listening to Pandora and Spotify again. I have a couple I love, radiohead, adele, and coldplay.

Favorite Television

I love my DVR, so this list could get really long, I like most TV except daytime stuff. Survivor, The good Doctor, This is us, bachelor

Favorite Crafts

As I said before, if its has paper to do with it, i love it, I have been scrapbooking for over 20 years, But seriously addicted to it in the last 12.

I have made custom items for others. Most i make paper rick rack for cards and scrapbooking layouts. All multicolored. I also make vintage recipe albums from paper bags, they are really full and chunky.

SINCE I do have a scrapbooking paper addiction, I thought I would add a list of my favorite paper companies, in no particular order, of course, MME, Basic Grey,Graphic 45, Bo Bunny, Websters, Bazzill, 7 Gypsies, October Afternoon, Crate paper, Prima, AND anything TIM HOLTZ


No adult themes or nudity, vulgar or in poor taste. Lets keep the swaps classy!!! Coffee or tea.


Zentangle ATC's, ANY ATC's with doodling on them.

anything with a scent, i am sensitive to smells, Prefer items from smoke free environment. no food in the mail, have children that have allergies.

folk arts, country style not my thing!

Dont like cats, chrubs or religious items, so if you have a cat with wings holding a cross, you may want to pass that on to the next person, :) contact me at my email [email protected]


squince rated for Non- Touristy Postcard Swap USA #12 on Aug 7, 2020
Comment: Thanks!
MarySue rated for Mailbox Blues #11 on Aug 6, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the card!
Comment: Adorable! Thank you for sharing.
Comment: Loved the postcard and the quote! Thanks so much! Take care :)
Comment: Thank you!
Ashzaller rated for Postcrossing Obsessed?! 114! on Aug 3, 2020
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: Thanks for the cute postcard!
kizzlets rated for Take 10 Postcard swap #25 USA only on Jul 30, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the inspirational quote!
JoDennis rated for Take 10 Postcard swap #25 USA only on Jul 29, 2020
Comment: Thanks for the postcard! Liked the fun cricket art 😊😊 and the quote!
Comment: I love the baseball postcard and quote! Thanks for hosting this fun swap!
Comment: Thank you Wendy for the statue of liberty PC and your quote. Good words to live by. But hard to follow in certain situations.
Kristipye rated for Quick five postcard swap #3 USA on Jul 22, 2020
stkirsch rated for Take 10 Postcard swap #24 USA only on Jul 22, 2020
Comment: I had to laugh when I saw your postcard about not stressing over things you can't control. I had been stressing trying to find your postcard and others to rate them I had misplaced them.
Comment: Thank you very much for the postcard of Zora Neale Hurston. I'll have to look up her writings.
Comment: Thats a good way to live. Don't stress. Have a great day.
Carollee922 rated for Quick five postcard swap #3 USA on Jul 22, 2020
Comment: Thanks for the card,I love puns!
Comment: Thanks for the funny card!
4Friends rated for Take 10 Postcard swap #24 USA only on Jul 20, 2020
Comment: Thank you
anniechan91 rated for Quick five postcard swap #3 USA on Jul 20, 2020

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CurlyTea on May 10, 2019:

Happy Birthday!

jenmcjen on Mar 17, 2019:

katmandu on Dec 21, 2018:

Thank you for angeling the MEGA CHRISTMAS CARD SWAP USA ONLY swap!


Katina 🎄🎄🎄

ChrisAnne on Jul 4, 2017:

Welcome to Planner Partners! We're thrilled to have you here! Our first swap is open and the forums are going. Please jump right in!

ioana on Dec 13, 2016:

Thank you for the card sent via the Christmas Cards 2016. Happy Holidays! :)

anrtist on Dec 2, 2016:

THANK You for the Beautiful Christmas Card you sent us for the Christmas Card 2016 group ;-) I will be displaying them like this ;-)

It will be beautiful on the display too! THANX AGAIN & Blessings, cc

aligurl75 on Nov 28, 2016:

🎄 Thank you for the card, love the snoman family :) -- Group: Christmas Card 2016

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