Swap-bot Time: May 30, 2017 2:24 am


Date Joined: February 26, 2015
Last Online: May 29, 2017
Birthday: August 19, 1981
Country: Israel
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About Me

Hey everyone, I'm Chen from Israel. I currently live in Afula with my husband and our super cute girl. I am a 35 year old social worker and gerontologist (which means I work with the elderly).

I'm a family person and enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I really love to travel and my favorite cities are Manhattan and London (therefore I also LOVE shopping). I belive that one of the most important things in live is a good sense of humour and try to laugh as much as I can. Really, anything but racist or homophobic humour.

I'm not allergic to anything but I don't really love Vanilla scent.

*** Please take into consideration that I live in Israel and international mail can take up to a month in certain cases. Thank u for your understanding! ***


My new love and addiction are planners and organizers. I have a Domino personal size Filofax. Please note that Hebrew is written from right to left.

I love stationery - stickers, sticky notes, paperclips, washi tape, cute pens, PL cards.

As for the writing - I love pens and almost any pen will do but my favorite is Uni-ball signo 0.38 mm. You can't get these in Israel and if I get one in a swap - I'll be one of the happier people alive!!!

My father collects advertising pens so I don't mind getting them as well.

Favorite Crafts

My big love is cardmaking and anything related to that - paper, stickers (not layered), bakers' twine, stamps, ink and enamel dot (these are my favorite!). I love bold colors.

Favorite Books

I love reading and anything book related. My favorite books are:

  • The neverending story - Michael Ende and Ralph Manheim

  • The five people you meet in heave - Mitch Albom

  • Water for elephants - Sara Gruen

  • Harry Potter - J.K. Rowling

  • Q & A - Vikas Swarup - Jonas Jonasson

  • The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

  • Have a Little Faith: A True Story - Mitch Albom

  • The time keeper - Mitch Albom

  • The first call from heaven - Mitch Albom

  • For one more day - Mitch Albom

  • My Family Right or Wrong - Ephraim Kishon

  • O Henry Short Stories

  • The bookthief - Markus Zusak

Favorite Television

These are some of my favorites:

  • How I met your mother

  • Grey's anathomy

  • Sherlock

  • Elementary

  • The newsroom

  • The west wing

  • Jane the virgin

My Likes

  • I love Disney, especially Disney princesses.

  • I LOVE stationery, enamel dots, paper crafts, stickers, washi tape, sticky notes, rubber and clear stamps, planner inserts, anything book related, cartoons, letter sets, pens - especially those with felt tips.

  • I also LOVE nail polish - any color, glitter or size will do.

  • My favorite scent is Lavender.

  • Cartoons. any kind but mostly the Smurffs, Disney, Scooby Doo.

  • Owls, foxes, hedghogs, eledants, giraffes.

  • I have a good sense of humour. Dark and/or dry humour are the best but please don't send any racist or homophobic homour.

  • But mostly I'm just interested and delighted to see what surprises arrive... and if I really don't like something for some reason, I'll find it a good home somewhere :)

Life Project

Lately I'm into Life Project. I have a simple stories' SN@P! binder, size 6x8 and started documenting our life.

Please don't send

  • Please don't send me crosses, angels, or anything religious and / or stuff that relates to non-Jewish holidays (Christmas, thanksgiving etc.).

  • If I get something I don't like or won't use, I think it makes sense to send it to another swapper, someone who I think will love it. Of course, I don't mind if you do the same :-)

My Wish List

  • Nail polish.

  • Planner stuff - stickers, stamps, paper clips, charms...

  • Pictures / postcards of old people (I work with elderly and would love to decorate my office with that).

  • Cactus anything - stickers, photos, PC, magazine cut outs, charms...

Swap Bot

I'm a really easy swap partner and would love alomost everything you send. I love to wait for the mail (my postman and I are best friends by now :-)) and I love the surprise that an envelope holds.

If for some reason you didn't get anything from me, PLEASE contact me before rating me1 or 3. If you send me a message I will gladly re-send the swap to you.


LesleyR rated for Adult Coloring PC INTL #44 on May 23, 2017
Comment: Hi Chen! Thank you for the awesome postcard! The stamps are beautiful too. I hope you are getting good weather and the heat has subsided. Our weather has finally turned nice (around 20C during the day) and it is starting to green up! -Lesley
mrsD rated for I love postcards on May 2, 2017
Comment: thank you so much for the wonderful assortment of cards! really loved your postage stamps too :) cheers! xo
Response: I'm glad you liked them! Thank you for the heart :-)
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely postcard, stamps and the cute stickers! If you ever would like to do a private swap please message me
Response: Thank you for the rating! I would loke a private swap :-)
Comment: I love the stamps and card u chose. israel looks so pretty! Georgia has been in 80s (Fahrenheit) lately. we are starting to get very warm and hot weather. i think that because we had such a mild winter our summer will be extra hot this year. have a good day. and thanks for the pc!
Comment: thanks for the cute card :) hope you'll read it to your daughters some day :)
yomousey rated for 10 Books I want to read on Apr 5, 2017
Comment: Thanks for re-sending. There are several books that I haven;t read and look interesting. Thank you.
Comment: מעולה! שימחת אותי עם הבול! הוא עדיין קיים בדואר? אצלנו בולים הפכו לנדירים.
Response: אני כל כך שמחה שאהבת!! הבול עדיין קיים, קניתי אותו לא מזמן :-)
ToujoursMoi rated for Sticky Note/Notepad Swap on Mar 5, 2017
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely envelope and all of those lovely sticky notes. These were very special.
Response: I'm glad you liked it! Thank you for the rating!
rivermaiden rated for 4 Blank PC's in an Envie #3 on Mar 3, 2017
Comment: Thanks for the great cards!
Response: Thank you for the great rating :-)
HelenG6 rated for Disney Postcard Swap #2 - INTL on Mar 1, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the dancing Mickey and Minnie card with nice colourful stamps!
Response: Glad you liked it! Thank you for the rating :-)
Nellie1 rated for 4 Blank PC's in an Envie #3 on Mar 1, 2017
Kvwanderlost rated for Send it Home PC Swap on Feb 12, 2017
Comment: Thank you so much Chen! I love the PCs and washi you send xoxoxo. Your Beauty and the Beast is on it's way home to you tomorrow!
Response: Thank you dear!!!
Wildchild rated for 10 Books I want to read on Feb 8, 2017
Comment: Looking forward to reading one or two of those. Thank you for sharing!
No1Sassygrl rated for Sticky Note/Notepad Swap on Jan 30, 2017
Comment: Thank you ;) Happy swapping 💌💕
iliamall rated for 10 Books I want to read on Jan 30, 2017
Comment: Hey, nice list! Thank you! I was thinking about putting scarlet letter in mine, too! Maybe I'm going to read it after all.. :) Happy swaping!
MindfulOne rated for 10 Books I want to read on Jan 30, 2017
Comment: Thanks for the list. I had only read Hawthorne's book, so now I have more to dive into. :)
littlemissme84 rated for 10 Books I want to read on Jan 30, 2017
Comment: Thanks for the great book recommendations x
ambleroad rated for Where we live photo swap-email on Jan 30, 2017
Comment: Thank you ! I enjoyed the photos and loved learning about your town. It's so interesting to read about a place so far away and finding about the little things that are similar in my life: the rain, the coffee, enjoying going places to the kids withing walking distance! I enjoyed it, thank you!
Comment: Thank you for sharing. It was great to read about where you live and see the pics. x

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PaulandLeezy on Mar 8, 2017:

Thank you so much for sending my postcard from Send it Home back!! ❤😊

ChelsC on Dec 14, 2015:

Hi Chen! I'm sorry for saying this so late, but THANK YOU for sending me items for the Cute Stationary of the Month-October Swap. I wasn't flaked on, but the person I sent to had gotten suspended during the swap, so I have no idea if she even received her items. You are so kind and generous to try and make it right. You didn't have too, but in doing so, it shows me the type of person you are, which is you like to right a wrong. I loved all that you sent me! Sending hugs and kisses your way. Thanks again girl :)

tigerlily2110 on Nov 9, 2015:

Pinterest - Made in Felt, you have flaked on my swap, after I sent you a reminder on Saturday too. Please get in contact with your partners and send them the link to your board to avoid low ratings.

shellyc on Oct 27, 2015:

Hello Chen (^ _ ^ )/

I received your mail for the Cute Stationery of the Month (Sep) and loved all the items you sent! It is really great of you to angel this swap and I appreciate that you checked my profile too :)

Again, thank you so much your lovely mail and being a great host!

pammykn on Sep 14, 2015:

Thank you so much for angeling the Peacock swap! You are very sweet and I appreciate it!

sam86 on Aug 28, 2015:

Thankyou so much for Angeling the cute stationary of the month swap, all of the items are lovely :-)

fairypretty7 on Aug 13, 2015:

Hi Thanks for the great journalling cards.

Day Planner/ Agenda Friends tag.

pandagigante on Jul 23, 2015:

Hi Chen, I'm currently hosting a Meet My Country Swap and would like to show you the thread, I'm looking for international swappers who would like to take part :) Here is the link: http://www.swap-bot.com/swap/show/204542 - you are welcome to join!

Bavarija on Jul 16, 2015:

Thank you for wishes from friendlies wishlist! I like all in envelope!

ktmcg82 on Jul 8, 2015:

Chen, thank you so much for your package of loveliness for the Friendlies wishlist!!! I love all the fairy stationery, the pocket letter sleeves, and the penpal letter!! Oh, and it was so sweet of you to include stickers for Owen. He loves them! I'll write back to you soon! :)

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