Swap-bot Time: June 6, 2020 3:41 am


Date Joined: September 23, 2009
Last Online: April 11, 2014
Birthday: May 5, 1979
Country: United States
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About Me

I am a mom of 2. My son Adam is 10 and my daughter Olivia is 4. I am a volunteer firefighter and an EMT.

I was introduced to papercrafts about 5 years ago. Mostly I make cards and I scrapbook when time allows. I love making mini albums.

I have 2 cats, Khloe and my 3 legged Theodore and a 3 legged pug name Gracie. They were all rescues.

I would love to do private swaps, just email me!!

Favorite Books

There are so many faves!!!

A Day in the Life of Ivan Denesovich The Gurnsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Accidental Mother Are you there Vodka, Its Me Chelsea My Horizontal Life I Hope they Serve Beer In Hell Sugar Babe Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me Water For Elephants

Thats all I can think of right now....

Favorite Movies

Man on Fire Brothers The Gooneys Sixteen Candles The Breakfast Club Analyze This/Analyze That Stand by Me Being Flynn When We Leave Biutiful

Anything with John Cusask and Robert DiNero Anything 80's/Foreign/Indie

Favorite Television

House, Big Bang Theory, Two and a half Men

Love watching HGTV and Bravo

Favorite Crafts

Cardmaking/Scrapbooking/Altering Items

Favorite Colors- Love Vintage anything, Earthy colors, pink, Purple, Grey


Likes - Good quality cardstock, Ribbon, Primas, Glue dots in any size, Buttons, patterned paper, lace, Basic Grey, American Crafts, Tim Holtz, My Minds Eye Cosmo Cricket, sassafrass, and so many more...

Dislikes--- Stickers (unless they are for my daughter), tea, Flimsy Cardstock, Most of all--things that smell of smoke (unless it is washable)...it reminds me of my mother :( that is NOT a good thing I would NOT like to receive any religious themed items...thanks!

Looks I Love

Shabby Chic, Vintage Couture, Antique/Vintage, Whimsy, Love French Vintage Posters!!

Stuff I Would Love to Receive

Anything ORGANIC!!! soaps/lotions/anything :) trial sizes are welcomed! love trying new products out.

Nail Polish- essie and OPI are my top faves - really do not mind if they are not full just be enough to put on all 10 nails and not gooey lol like to try out colors before buying :)

Postcards from other countries

Handmade items

Handmade jewelry (love earrings that are big but they have to be light)

Scarfs!! (Winter is coming)

Handmade crotched winter hats (super cute when they have big flowers on them)

Flip Flops EU39 US9

Pretty stationery


Scraps of Lace for scrapbooking

Candy - my kids and hubby love it!


cute notebooks

Cute magnets

home decorating magazine (can be read, just readable form)

Pictures from different countries

My son is 10 loves anything Army/baseball/football and my daughter is 4 loves coloring/princesses/hello kitty/stickers

Check out my Etsy faves for ideas on what I like...or my pinterest account :)

Flakers :(


@JillyStar for Handmade Cards Variety Pack #4 - user partially suspended

@dallas34 for Handmade Cards Variety Pack-International angeled by @1Scrapper

@maleedawl for Hair/Makeup Product Swap

@Catgirl90 for Hair/Makeup Product Swap


cfroggie rated for Private: Surprise technique swap! on Jan 22, 2013
Comment: Another great swap!
cfroggie rated for All White Card Challenge on Oct 31, 2012
Comment: Thanks for being such a sweet swap partner!
happymama rated for ALL NATURAL SWAP on Oct 30, 2012
Comment: Dawn--I got your package today--it is wonderful. I love the tea--decided to wait til I was tasting it to let you know. :) The mascara is wonderful. I truly love it, and it's EXACTLY what I've been looking for. I love goat's milk soap too! Yes to whenever you want to do another one!
Response: Oh I am so glad you liked it!!! The store is amazing and I do not drink tea at all!! They have samples and I had 2 small cups!! HAHA Some blueberry pineapple something or other! So good! :) The mascara I tried so hard to find waterproof and I think natural and waterproof is impossible!! LOL I will email you about another swap I have an idea!! :)
GrammaSherry rated for Boo Halloween Card on Oct 24, 2012
Comment: Mom said yours was one of the best cards she has received! Thank you so much
Response: Awwww tell her thanks so much!!!! <3 I had a lot of fun making it!
Momskii rated for Boo Halloween Card on Oct 22, 2012
Comment: Your card is so great, I would give you more hearts if I could. Great job
Response: Awww thanks so much! I had fun making it!! So glad you liked it! <3
candycoatedcuteness rated for Makeup/Hair Product Swap on Oct 20, 2012
Comment: Thank you for the amazing package!!!!!!!! I don't even think I put this in my profile--but Urban Decay is my absolute favorite brand, and I love to receive eye shadow above all else. :) I also love greens and turquoise-y blues the best and REFUSE to wear eye shadow anymore without the primer. So, yeah, basically you were psychic LOL. Thank you again, this was a total pleasure after a crap week!
Response: OMGGG I am soooo happy that you liked the colors!!! Your profile was a DELIGHT to read and I was like ohhhhh COLOR?!?!?!? FUNN haha it was sooooo fun picking colors!! I do not have the courage to wear brights like that but oh my if I did!! lol I LOVE their shadows!!! Their primer is super expensive but soooo worth it!!! And they gave me a sample with your order! I was like oh sooo perfect! lol FREE!! haha I am so happy you like it!! :) If you ever want to do a private swap....PM me!!! :)
bluecrayons rated for Bling is a wonderful thing! on Oct 11, 2012
CAMILES rated for Bling is a wonderful thing! on Oct 9, 2012
Comment: The card is so pretty, I can always use Thank You cards. Thanks for the bling.
Response: So glad you liked it!! <3
zurdoswifey rated for Local Take-out Menu Swap on Oct 8, 2012
Comment: Im gonna go ahead and rate you based on the fact that I can see you mailed this swap to others and I just think mine got lost... no need to resend unless you really want to... have a great week =)
gmasusie rated for Autumn Card Swap on Sep 30, 2012
Comment: I love the card you made. Thank you so much
LindaW rated for Autumn Card Swap on Sep 25, 2012
Comment: Thank you for the blank card.
Response: I hope you liked it! :)
cfroggie rated for Greeting Card Swap on Sep 22, 2012
Comment: Thanks for swapping with me!
Response: Hope you liked the card! Thanks so much for the <3
EvetteOgden rated for Local Take-out Menu Swap on Sep 21, 2012
Comment: What a fun swap! I love seafood! Yum. Where I live in California, seafood is REALLY expensive, especially shrimp and lobster. If I ever get to NY I will definitely try to find these places to try! Thanks!
Response: California is the top place in the states on my bucket list!!! :)
lovesmail rated for Local Take-out Menu Swap on Sep 20, 2012
Comment: Great menus! I'm hungry for some seafood! :)
pandxa rated for My new PLAYLIST swap on Sep 20, 2012
SassyLatina32 rated for 5 "things" stationery swap on Sep 14, 2012
Comment: Thank you so much for the wonderful package, ribbon & app. I Love Love everything you sent me! I'd give you two hearts if I could.
Response: Awww so glad you liked everything!!! I really tried to find things you would like based on your profile :) <3 thanks so much for the heart
JingleKeys rated for My new PLAYLIST swap on Sep 12, 2012
Comment: Cool list, we have a lot of the same tastes. Love Kate Nash so the disclaimer was funny ;)
Response: hahaha I love her and that song describes my bf perfectly sometimes!! lol
MemoryOfYou rated for My playlist in August 2012 on Sep 9, 2012
Comment: Thanks.
willowsmarika rated for My playlist in August 2012 on Sep 6, 2012
Comment: Thanks for sharing. I love Damien Rice, Volcano is one of my favorites from him too. First Aid Kit, Mumford & Sons, Sia are also amazing artists. These with your other choices being Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, etc, you have a very interesting music taste.
Response: HAHA I have a very wide range of taste!! I can listen to Korn and then Justin Bieber then switch to Buddy Holly and love it all the same!! :) So glad you like my list please feel free to forward yours if you wish! I love listening to new music <3
deeganp rated for My playlist in August 2012 on Sep 5, 2012
Response: Thanks for the heart <3

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kuroneko11 on Nov 24, 2012:

Hi Dawn! I've received your package of make-up products. :D Thank you so much! I love every single item in it!

candigirl on Nov 8, 2012:

oops..I hit "comment" too quick...haha..thanks so much for angeling for me on this, my partner turned out to be a flaker, and you are an awesome, awesome host..I would give you 3, 4, 5 stars or more...thanks so much again....!! --Sandi--

candigirl on Nov 8, 2012:

OMG, Dawn...thank you SO SO MUCH for the lovely little package for the "Makeup and Hair product" swap that you hosted....

RyeRye on Sep 29, 2012:

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tiggerkitn25 on Jan 12, 2012:

Thanks for being a member of the I LOVE Kawaii group!

colormetoni on Nov 27, 2011:

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Hello there! Welcome to the group! :)

Mailbox Madness is currently looking for a few dedicated group officers to help me keep things up and running... if you're interested, just drop me a message.

GabrinaS on Nov 20, 2011:

hello i got you some "things" but i shall get decorating everything today as i have had one of those weeks! so ill be sending it monday (tomorrow) :)

islandgirl on Nov 19, 2011:

sent out some goodies to you today...hope you enjoy and have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

kevsbabe on Nov 15, 2011:

So happy you liked the postcard.

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