Swap-bot Time: December 7, 2022 4:40 am


Date Joined: February 19, 2011
Last Online: November 21, 2019
Birthday: July 11
Country: United States

About Me

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 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

Favorite Books

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

Favorite Stores for crafts: - Hobby Lobby - Michael's - JoAnns - Walmart - Dollar Tree

Favorite Colors

Favorite Colors: - Pink - Lime Green - Yellow - Orange - Turquoise

Favorite Movies

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

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

  • Precious Memories

  • Disney themes

  • 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

  • tracing pencils/paper

  • basic sewing books/magazine

  • simple sewing pattern ideas

  • French/Paris Themes

I do NOT wish for the following:

  • Gory, Gothic, Astrology, Witches, Fairies, Dragons, etc

Other General Things

I Like:

  • Parisian themes ( I Love Paris!!!)

  • Playing Karaoke

  • Pinball Machines

  • Collecting Coins

  • Collecting Stamps

  • Reading magazines such as Readers Digest, Redbook, Woman's World, ALL YOU mag.

  • Research

  • 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


Comment: It shows that you marked this swap as sent but I have not received it and you have not responded to my PM mailed 7/5. If you will contact me to let me know what's up I can re-rate if needed.
pc51870 rated for ALL THINGS PINK!!! Goodie Envelope on Aug 24, 2013
Comment: awesome!! thanks so much!
mycatbutters rated for A Card to Bring a Smile on Aug 22, 2013
Lucine rated for Surprise packet #2 on Aug 2, 2013
Comment: Thank you for the nice surprise packet, Christina. I do hope you'll keep holding on and stand strong:-)
Comment: Thanks for definitely making my day. You totally went beyond the amount of sending :)
Comment: Thank you so much!!! My package was packed full of goodies and I LOOOOVE them all!!!! Again, thank you. If there were another heart, I'd make sure you received one!!!
CLopez rated for Surprise packet #2 on Jul 26, 2013
Comment: Thanks a bunch SunnyTraveler! I love the packet you sent...especially the crochet doily. Take care.
Stacy rated for Make someones day for 46 cents #18 on Jul 26, 2013
Comment: WOW! What a lovely assortment of goodies! You have spoiled me, Christina. Thank you so much! The ribbons are my favorite!
lisamocker0412 rated for I LOVE PINK!!! on Aug 10, 2011
Comment: Thankyou for the pretty package. Loved everything.
sarahplease rated for "Summer" coin purse on Jul 17, 2011
Comment: Thank you for the lovely purse and little journal.
CraftyxPT rated for Crafting Apron Swap on Jun 30, 2011
Comment: I loved the extras, thank you. I like the apron and I don't mind that it was late, especially since you contacted me, but next time please try to follow the tutorial. Thank you!! Sarah
Response: I apologize for the apron being late and by not following the tutorial. This was my first time in this type of sewing swap, and didn't know that was what I needed to follow, nonetheless, I will be glad to send another craft apron to meet the specs. Let me know....thanks.
Comment: WOW! What a truly FUN package! I love the fabric napkins and every other page in that recipe book produced a fun little surprise! The only unfortunate part was that the hot cocoa mix tore en route and everything had a fine dusting of chocolate, LOL. No worries, tho, nothing was damaged. :) Thanks again, I loved it ALL! ♥♥♥
Response: I'm glad you received it and I should have paid attention to your profile as you did mention about putting candy, etc., in a separate baggie. :-(
Comment: lovely personalised hand-made card..thankyou so much..it will really brighten my room through the Easter season
Response: Wow, it got there pretty quick. I hope it wasn't damaged, but I'm glad you liked it.
paperlover rated for PINK, PINK, PINK. on Mar 21, 2011
Comment: I loved all the pink stuff. Thank you so much!
Response: I'm happy that you received your package and liked it. Have a good one.
Comment: thank You for all my wonderful Pink and green goodies - i like the tote -pretty and I love Zinnias (one of my Fav) Everything is fun and useful - thanks so much :)
Response: Glad you liked it. It was fun putting together and thanks again for the setup.
Comment: Thanks for the nice postcard! don't forget to write the swap name on your postcards. Have a great week :D
Response: Hi, Glad you liked it. Thank you for letting me know to put the swap info on there. I'm still learning. :-) Thanks.
dmarie rated for Pick 3 - sewing supplies on Mar 11, 2011
Comment: Wow!!! ♥♥Thank You for a fabulous swap -I love my blue FQ - buttons and zipper- thank you for the fun how to make button flowers- I am excited to try it out....and the sew journal is so great!!!!
rhinoluvr rated for Simple Happy Postcard Swap on Mar 11, 2011
Comment: Thanks for the cute hugs PC, and for your cheery list of happy things. Take care. ;)
Comment: I love the tote!! It is quirky. You did a great job of picking it out. Hug Dawn
Response: I'm glad you liked it. Thank you so much for the letter and stickers. It was thoughtful and I like them. Have a good one!

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dmarie on May 28, 2011:

Come check out my new sew a pouch swap

biasbabe on Apr 10, 2011:


To The Nuts For Sewing Group

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