Date Joined: February 19, 2011
Last Online: November 21, 2019
Birthday: July 11
Country: United States
I'm just a easy going lady that enjoys the simple things in life. Always being reminded that sometimes the simple things are the most valuable. I enjoy traveling, site seeing, trying new restaurants and am on a quest to find my real purpose in life.
I like Paris, Sydney, London, South Africa (well, those are the places I'd love to visit!!!
I enjoy most crafts, but keep them simple. I've made altered journals, photo books, and different handmade items as well as enjoy collecting the following: - postcards that show different cities and countries (especially places I'd like to visit) - stickers (Disney, Butterflies, Flowers, Glittery) - Scrapbook words ( I like to use for journals) - Love Love Love Jewels and Gems to add to things to make it BLING BLING.
MY NEWFOUND CRAFT are SMASH BOOKS! (2013)
*** My Personal Swap Pledge ***
I will send nice things, something that I think the recipient would like to receive
If you do not receive my swap, please notify me immediately
I will comment on all items received
I am grateful, especially if it is sent from the heart and thought was put into it
Things I enjoy reading: - Devotionals - Entrepreneur articles - Anything about the startup of Disney (very thought provoking and inspirational) - Mommy Millionaire (even though I am not a mother - it's a great read about how to get started in business) - Christian Fiction
Favorite Stores for crafts: - Hobby Lobby - Michael's - JoAnns - Walmart - Dollar Tree
Favorite Colors: - Pink - Lime Green - Yellow - Orange - Turquoise
Favorite Movies: - Men of Honor - Sound of Music - Wizard of Oz - Madea's Family Reunion - Anything Disney - Shirley Temple movies (in black and white)
Favorite TV Shows: - Top Chef - HGTV House Hunters and International House Hunters - The Price is Right - The Newlywed Game - Undercover Boss - Extreme Home Makeover - Dancing with the Stars
Things I would like to learn: - How to swim - mission accomplished (2013) - How to golf - How to play tennis - How to sew things I can wear and/or make for others. :-)
Favorite Crafts: - Altered Journals - Making handmade aprons - handmade cases - altered items
*** Hoping to learn some new crafts ***
*** Would be willing to do personal swaps *** - Handmade altered composition books
Things I would like:
Journal items to go in my Smash books: journal tags, folders, dividers, stickers, words, prompts, etc.
Stickers (disney, strawberry shortcake, winnie the pooh, hello kitty, flowers, butterflies)
Jewels, Gems, and Glitter Stickers
scrapbook quote stickers or pieces (inspirational, happy thoughts, friendship)
Cute items you might find in the under $5 dollar section at Michael's.
Girlie scrapbook paper
Sewing Items (as I am a beginner)
fat quarters (whimsical themes, (prefer bright colors, but not neon) - Like: Hot pink, turquoise, sunshine yellow, royal blue, lime green, red, cora)
children's print blocks to make fabric books
basic sewing books/magazine
simple sewing pattern ideas
I do NOT wish for the following:
Parisian themes ( I Love Paris!!!)
Reading magazines such as Readers Digest, Redbook, Woman's World, ALL YOU mag.
Helping People find resources online
Learning new vocabulary words (even though I don't use them. LOL
Spending time with my mom
Favorite Bible Verse: Isaiah 43:4