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Mimosagirl

Mimosagirl
Date Joined: June 28, 2017
Last Online: January 18, 2022
Birthday: May 7
Country: United States

About Me

August 10,2021– Thankful to be well again and back to swapping. I hope you’re having a good summer. Peace and blessings abound in your life.❤️

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2/1/21: Doing much better. Feeling "normal" again :) Thanks for all the Swapbot love through these difficult days.

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12/21/20 : Surgery follow up in the morning. It’s going to require a office procedure that I am already having anxiety about.

12/15/20: Today I was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery. Thank you for understanding if I am a little late or not participating in the usual way.

11/20/20: Feeling sad and overwhelmed. Dealing with some stuff going on in my life. I’m trying to keep things simple for awhile.

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WELCOME! Thank you for stopping by to meet me.

Mimosagirl ...my Swapbot id has a connection to a tree planted in my yard. It was a gift by one of my sons who saved a small twig from the trash heap of a greenhouse/nursery he was working at when he was a teenager. He is now 34 and the tree is huge.

I’m a 54 yr old stay at home mom. I have a young son that I homeschool. For fun he and I play Pokémon, Minecraft, Animal Crossing New Horizons, chess, backgammon and go on adventures through our land or sometimes museums. He keeps me young 😃

I love gardening, history, art, Japanese gardens, spelunking through caves, and just about anything that I can get my body to agree with. I have good days and not so good. I’m not sure what I have other than really achy bones. I started upping my vitamins and water so I’m hoping that helps. It’s depressing to be in pain most of the time.

All types of music are interesting to me. I was a teenager in the 80s so I'm fond of pop/rock from that era. I like some bluegrass, older country, I enjoy listening to Japanese music, a little Kpop occasionally, and often spend my early morning time tuned into 1940's UK radio on the web.

Speaking of 1940's, I am a huge fan of vintage (1930-1950) postcards, womens handkerchiefs, vintage style fashion, brooches, playing cards, food tins, Christmas decor, and just about anything from that era.

Favorite Books

True stories about history and events. Currently reading : 9/23/20: Reading our Rural Missouri Magazine. You can access it on their website. Great recipes. 9/2/20 : I was given a stack of paper crafting magazines so I am enjoying those right now and watching tons of DIY youtube videos. With current events I can't get into a book it seems. I have a hard time staying focused and remembering what I have read. So....I try to just keep busy. 2/2020: Enjoying my sons Cricket magazine sub. 8/18/19: A Gathering of Days 8/6/19: Hero on a Bicycle - about a boy in Italy during the Nazi occupation.

I have all the Boxcar Children books and Hardy Boys, Stories about life during 1940's world wide, Survival Books, Gardening, Stamp collecting, Herbal, Word Search puzzle mags, & I have enjoyed reading many of Barbara Kingsolver books. My favorite being Animal, Vegetable, Miracle. As a child The Childcraft books by World Book were treasures.

Favorite Movies

Ponyo, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service.... Sarah Plain and Tall, Anne of Avonlea , Mary Poppins, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Seal Morning, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings , The Hobbit, The Last Unicorn, Little House on the Prarie, The Princess Bride.... Star Wars,....

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Favorite Television

Sanford and Son, Sesame Street, Andy Griffith, Dark Shadows, Bewitched, I Dream of Jeanie, But I don't actually watch TV anymore. Occasionally I will watch something on NetFlix with my son like Wild China or other nature or science program.

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and sometimes BBC shows... Home Front, Land Girls, Wartime Kitchen, Foyle's War Currently watching Netflix episodes of Father Brown...funny and suspenseful.

Favorite Crafts

I enjoy paper crafts like card making, Scherenshnitte, miniature book making, ATC,& now into making Memorydex Cards.

Memorydex swap information: I store my MEMORYDEX Cards in a tray/box system. So they can be tall but not much hanging over the sides. Thank you for considering this when swapping with me.

Ephemera:

Vintage ladies pattern envelopes, pretty/interesting playing cards, pressed coins, foreign currency, tea envelopes, matchbooks, vintage postcards, paper fans, old automotive advertising and fueling station promo, Hello Kitty, Strawberry Shortcake, Holly Hobby, Barbie, Anything from Japan, Russia, Germany, Sweden, Ukraine, Canada, ...... Anything 4-H related, cute letter stationary, small cute envelopes, .... just about anything 😁

Junk Journals are a favorite. The lacy, ribbon filled, lots of pockets and tuck spots, made from an old hard back book....I'm working on one for myself that is very girlie, with lots of lace, shades of pink/rose and ecru white. Vintage slightly creepy.

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Current Obsession is kawaii stationary and letter swaps. I can't get enough of it. I do think it is spilling over into other areas of my life. I just finished painting my tiny office bubble gum pink! hahahahaa....

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Things I like

I love Tea especially estate teas. My favorite being Darjeeling but after that just about any of the black teas, herbal teas and flavored. I also enjoy sharing starts from plants & seed trading. I currently have 42 different varieties of tomato seeds.

Kawaii :

...., Gudetama, any Sanrio, Anpanman, Rilakkuma, My Melody, of course Hello Kitty💕, sticker flakes, washi samples, kawaii address labels printed with my name ( or swapbot logo).❤️

Pokémon cards

Bento box items (food picks/tiny containers)

old/new postcards

feathers (natural ones not dyed)

pressed flowers/herbs/leaves

old/new Anything Fall/Halloween

McDonald's Madam Alexander dolls

Ephemera (anything pre 1990)

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Amazon Wishlist

shaped paper clips

spa face masks

Bath bombs

Games/Gaming

Games I’m into:

Animal Crossing

Minecraft

Settlers of Catan

Pokémon TCG

Yahtzee

Farkle

Spades

Canasta

Backgammon

•Cellphone Games:

Gudetama Tap

Bubble Witch

Words with Friends

kids swaps

If you are sending something for my son here a little information. You can always send me a message if you want.

His likes are: Stickers, cute/cool looking deck of playing cards, ATC’s of space, animals, robots, ocean life, and funny/cute things. He enjoys Hot Wheels, Matchbox cars (old or new), pressed pennies, Grossery Gang, Treasure X, G.I. Joe, Power Rangers, Pokémon, and Minecraft anything. As for candies he likes most things but his favorites are Werthers original , Bubble Yum gum, Tootsie rolls and lollipops. He is a little bit of a chocolate snob LOL.... He likes Godiva, Dove, Hersheys, Toblerone, and Dark chocolate too. Thank you so much!

Wishlist Links

Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/people/AtticCuriousities/favorites/judy-s-wishlist?ref=profile

Ratings

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megan1230 rated for Winter Holiday Washi on Jan 2, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for all the lovely washi!
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Comment: I received so much from you. You is way too sweet! Thank you so much for tips and more places to buy from. (о´O`о)
popcat rated for Christmas Time Card Swap on Dec 22, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for my Christmas card! I love Snoopy :) and I am excited to try this tea, herbal ones are my favorite!
allisonhurt rated for Christmas Time Card Swap on Dec 20, 2021
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Comment: Thank you so much! I love the Snoopy card and washi! Merry Christmas!!
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Comment: After reading your letter I would really like a bite of monkey bread and a slice of apple butter stack cake! <3
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Comment: Thank you. Have a Merry Berry Christmas.
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Comment: thank you for the card and the washi! have a great christmas!
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Comment: Thank you so much for the cute card and washi. I love Snoopy because he reminds me of my dad. When we were little he used to make us a Snoopy out of snow! Put all the other neighborhood snowmen to shame, haha!
Response: You’re so welcome and I am so happy you like it. What great memories! Thank you for sharing that with me. Merry Christmas ❤️
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Comment: Thanks for the cheery card and washi, Judy. Yours is my first card of the season, and I love the sparkle of it. Hope your holidays are bright!
Response: Ohhh 😁❤️I’m glad you like it! You’re so welcome.
megan1230 rated for WTL: Pattern party! #4 on Dec 10, 2021
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Comment: Great patterns! Thank you so much!
Response: You’re welcome! I’m happy you like them.
JtttK rated for 💌MEGA Kawaii Letter Swap #75 USA on Dec 9, 2021
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Comment: Thanks for the cute letter and extras
Response: You’re so welcome I am glad you like it.
Leekoba rated for 💌MEGA Kawaii Letter Swap #75 USA on Dec 8, 2021
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Comment: I love these swaps too :) 900 mile road trip is crazy! But i'm glad you had a nice thanksgiving~ Thank you for the kawaii extras and lovely letter, happy swapping! Happy holidays too!
Response: You’re very welcome! I’m glad you like it.
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Comment: Thank you for the adorable Snowman card and washi’s. Merry Christmas and All the best in 2022
Response: You’re welcome! Have a merry Christmas.
quaisoir rated for WTL: Six washi for two partners #5 on Nov 16, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for all the lovely washi and beautiful Halloween extras!! Cute sticker bombed envie made it so fun to open! Thanks Judy! 😊
Response: I'm so glad you liked it all. Have a great Thanksgiving season. :)
Cindymt rated for WTL: Six washi for two partners #5 on Nov 10, 2021
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Comment: Hey! I cannot thank you enough for the cute washi! I especially love the florals and moon ones! I also love the kawaii (is that what they are?) stickers! I hope to swap with you again!
Response: You're so welcome! Sorry it took so long to reply. I was out of town. I'm glad you love them and yes those are kawaii. I started collecting kawaii stuff about 4 years ago. Then when the world went into this pandemic it became extremely difficult to order anything from overseas. It is better now but postage and shipping prices have increased so I don't order as much. If you are ever interested in doing a kawaii themed swap let me know. Have a happy Thanksgiving... :)
kromo rated for MissBrenda's Halloween Card Swap #16 on Nov 6, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the adorable Halloween card and stickers. Hope you had a great holiday.
Response: Thank YOU for the heart...I did have a lovely Halloween. I hope you did as well.
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Comment: Thanks for the lovely swap! I love all the halloween themed goodies xoxo
Response: I'm glad you liked it. I hope you had a fun Spooky night. Thank you for the rating :)
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Comment: Happy Fall
Response: Thank you , You too! Thanks for the heart :)

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Comments

Heirloom on Jan 1, 2022:

kiddomerriweather on Nov 24, 2021:

Thank you! I hope you have a Happy Thanksgiving!

sebastian122 on Nov 23, 2021:

You made me cry. Thank you too, for being wonderful.

Fairydollmilk on Nov 22, 2021:

Thank you for the cute washi for my Nov wonderful wish!

sebastian122 on Nov 21, 2021:

Happy Happy!

kiddomerriweather on Nov 20, 2021:

Thank you for the vintage PC's and Stickii Club stickers you sent for my November WW. I love everything you sent. =D

bringitb on Nov 3, 2021:

Hey! Glad you enjoyed the washi I shared! =) You're definitely not alone in the hoarding of washi. It just can't be helped. ;) Hope to have you in future WTL swaps!

Cgscdy on Oct 15, 2021:

Tysm for the washi samples! WW Sept! I love any washi halloween or not, I may need washi anonymous lol!

kiddomerriweather on Oct 6, 2021:

Thank you for the September WW! I really appreciate all the Halloween goodies and the Route 66 pressed penny. I think this is my second Route 66 penny, but my first one from MO, so I'm absolutely thrilled! Thank you so much for thinking of me. =D

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