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drgngirl

drgngirl
Date Joined: January 31, 2012
Last Online: October 23, 2017
Birthday: July 7
Country: United States
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About Me

UPDATE-7/30/17- I have a job! I'm going to be a med tech at a senior living community. I have a week of training then start with noc shift Saturday and Sunday nights then a couple days off then a couple swing shifts. I'm excited, but kinda scared. I've never done anything like this before. Might not be around a lot due to my hours.

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NOTE OF WORTH: COMMUNICATE WITH ME IF YOU HAVE A PROBLEM! 'nuff said....

PLEASE SEND ALL EMAIL (unless it involves attachments) AND PINTEREST SWAPS TO ME VIA PM HERE. MY EMAIL LIKES TO PUT THINGS IN THE TRASH BIN WITHOUT ME LOOKING AT THEM AND THEN DELETE THEM IF I DON'T LOOK AT THEM WITHIN A CERTAIN AMOUNT OF TIME. Thanks for understanding!

ON HOLD AT THE MOMENT-I would like to do private swaps for stickers, postcards, ATCs, note cards, washi tape samples, Pinterest boards, Pocket Letters (both 3 and 9 pockets), flip books, etc. If you would like to swap with me, please PM me! Right now I can't send anything internationally! I just don't have the money for postage!

I am a mom of two. My daughter has moved out on her own and is getting married in September! My son is a freshman this year. He is no longer in Boy Scouts because we were essentially kicked out of his troop because we wanted it run the correct way and they were unwilling to change. 2/24/16- My son achieved his First Class Rank tonight! He had to pass his swim test and after months he has finally done it! WE ARE SO PROUD OF HIM!

We have a Pomeranian named T.Bear. Our mini dachshund named Smalls passed away on September 14, 2014 in my arms. We have two new mini dachshunds; a black and tan boy named Brody and his half-sister, a red female named Belle. They are a little over a year old.

T.Bear or just Bear

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My husband and I have been together for 20 years and married for 18. We got married on July 4, 1998. On July 2, 2011 we renewed our vows at a special ceremony with family and friends.

Favorite Music

My favorite music is country. I like Chris Cagle, Toby Keith, Keith Anderson, Trace Adkins, Big & Rich, Montgomery Gentry, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntyre, Brantley Gilbert, Jason Aldean.

I also like Pink, Elton John, Queen, Adele, old 60's and 70's rock and 80's pop. I like a few pop songs; Katy Perry, Lady GaGa... Olly Murs has become a new favorite.

I do not like rap, metal, or even a lot of modern rock/pop.

Favorite Books

I am into sci-fi/fantasy books. My favorite authors are Anne McCaffrey, Katherine Kurtz, Tamora Pierce, and Mercedes Lackey.

I also like historical romances. My favorite authors are Jude Devereaux and Catherine Coulter. If it's old west, pirates, old English, etc. I like it.

I am slowly branching out into paranormal romances and like mainly wolf/cat themes along with some vampires.

I have a Kindle Fire. I would love some recommendations for free books that I can get for it. I love to read and the Kindle makes it so easy to do it anywhere!

Favorite Movies

My most favorite movies of all time are-

Dirty Dancing (#1)

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10 Things I Hate About You (#2)

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A Knight's Tale (#3)

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The Princess Bride (#4)

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The Goonies (#5).

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I like romantic comedies, comedies, chic flicks; Made of Honor, Maid in Manhattan, The Wedding Planner, The Back Up Plan, Failure to Launch, The Wedding Date, Hope Floats, Two Weeks Notice, etc. I also like some sci-fi/fantasy movies; Labyrinth, Legend, Serenity, Mists of Avalon, Highlanders, etc. I do not like horror or scary movies at all.

Favorite Television

I love to watch Bones (love David Boreanez!), Castle (love Nathan Fillion!), Law & Order:SVU, CSI:New York, CSI, Criminal Minds, The Big Bang Theory, Elementary, Body of Proof, Once Upon A Time, Glee, Firefly, Farscape, Moonlight, 21 Jumpstreet, Young Riders, seaQuest, Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Copper, Ripper Street, Scorpion, and Angel.

THANK GOODNESS FOR NETFLIX! We recently upgraded our cable, but there's still nothing on to watch! Lol! My daughter talked us into getting Netflix and we're all loving it!

Favorite Crafts

I like to do plastic canvas crafts and scrapbooking. I would love some new, easy plastic canvas patterns. I try to be crafty, but I can't draw really and don't really try. :)

I am fairly new to scrapbooking and I have put together the beginnings of a few books. I am working on a book for my daughter's Girl Scout career (which she's been in for 10 years in June 2012) and one for my son's Cub Scout career. I am going to be working on a book for my nephew's mother for her birthday in July.

Update: Mother's Day 2013. I gave my mother the scrapbook I made her and she loved it! I made each section about one of her kids and their family and did sort of a family tree page with a family picture, birthdays of each person, and when that child got married. Then the "chapter" was pictures of the grandkids from that particular family. The last chapter was pictures with one or more families represented. She loves it and looks at it frequently.

I am a hoarder of scrapbook supplies and love all the different papers and embellishments. If I see something I like, I tend to buy it just because, not because I am working on a project at the moment. :)

I am also slowly branching out into ATCs. They prove quite the challenge for me, but I think I am slightly improving with each one I do.

I have finally purchased a SMASHbook and have started it thanks to the Glimpse Into My Life... swap series. That swap series gave me the kick in the pants I needed to start working on the book.

I think Pocket Letters have become my new favorite thing! I really enjoy making them, deciding on a theme, collecting the tuck-ins, well, everything! If you would like to do a private Pocket Letter swap, please let me know!

I would also like to get more into flip books, art/junk journals, and trying new papercrafts. I watch a lot of youtube for ideas.

Other Things To Know About Me

I collect bears, angels, dragons, Eeyore, My Little Pony (G1, G3, and G3.5 ONLY!), Santas (thanks to my grandmother to whom I was very close) and penguins.

I like silver jewelry (rings size 10.5, bracelets, earrings (for sensitive ears)), earrings that are cute (holiday, Eeyore, penguins, cutesy things, etc.)

My favorite holidays are Christmas, Valentine's Day, and Halloween. I love to decorate for the holidays and put up decorations on the first of the month and leave it up for the whole month.

I love chocolate. Especially the combos of chocolate/orange, chocolate/raspberry, and chocolate/mint. Dark chocolate is the best thing ever! One of my favorites is Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (regular or dark). I also love the flavor watermelon, plain, peanut, dark chocolate M&Ms, Peanut Butter Twix, mint Three Musketeers, Sixlets, Red Vines, Whoppers... I could go on for days. :)

I love to drink hot chocolate. I don't drink coffee (but I love the smell of it) or tea at all. I love cheesecake, just about any kind.

My favorite colors are blues, purples, darker shades of green. I do not like PINK or RED (unless it's for Valentine's Day), ORANGE, YELLOW, BROWN.

DISLIKES

These are things that I would not like to receive at all, not even to just pass on. Thanks!

  • tea (not a tea drinker at all)
  • anything SPIDER, LIZARD, SNAKE, INSECT
  • black licorice
  • sour candies
  • anything with an excess of red, orange, yellow, pink, pastels, neons (unless I sign up for a swap that is specific to these colors which I highly doubt I will do...)
  • anything overly gory or gross (I prefer the fun and cutesy side of Halloween)

My Geeky Side

I like/love the following geeky kinda stuff-

  • Firefly/Serenity
  • The Big Bang Theory
  • Labyrinth
  • The Princess Bride
  • Angel
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • The Goonies
  • My Little Pony (G1s, G3s, and G3.5s)
  • Farscape
  • A Knight's Tale
  • ElfQuest
  • Disney (Brave, Toy Story, Monsters Inc., Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Robin Hood, UP, Snow White, Mulan, Tangled, Lilo and Stitch, Winnie-The-Pooh (esp. EEYORE!), The Lion King, Finding Nemo, Lady and the Tramp, Bambi)

My Family

My husband's name is Loren and we will have been married for 19 years on July 4, 2017. My husband enjoys fishing, woodworking, and, most recently, knife making. He likes caramel, cashews, strawberry Charleston Chews, Bottlecaps.

My daughter's name is Ashley and she's 19. She's engaged. They are getting married September 9, 2017.

My son's name is Kyle and he's 15. He's a freshman this year. He's struggling a bit in school so we're working with his teachers and counselor to get him back on track. He's into hanging out with his friends, playing his X-Box 360, Magic the Gathering, reading, and playing his violin.

My Wishlist

Here is a wishlist of things that I would like to get. Please from a smoke-free environment. Pets are fine since I have 3 of my own, just nothing smelling of urine or anything like that. Makes me kinda gag. Lol

  • washi tape (rolls or samples, esp. anything holiday related or pertaining to anything on my profile)
  • button fairies in blues, greens, or purples
  • Pocket Letters (both 3 and 9 pockets) of any theme on my profile
  • flip books of any theme on my profile
  • Eeyore stuff
  • dragon stuff
  • ATCs of just about anything (Disney (esp. Eeyore, Merida, and Belle), sunflowers, dragons, bears, angels, penguins etc.), anything mentioned on here
  • dark chocolate (mine keeps disappearing... darn kids :))
  • cute earrings (hypoallergenic or for sensitive ears. Prefer silver)
  • colored gel pens
  • penguin stuff
  • bear stuff
  • angel stuff
  • My Little Pony (G1, G3, and G3.5 ONLY) stuff (ask for a list if interested in sending me something MLP related)- MEDLEY IS MY FAVORITE! m
  • easy plastic canvas patterns (ESP. ANYTHING NERDY RELATED)
  • address labels with Lilo and Stitch, The Little Mermaid, Snow White, Merida, Alice In Wonderland (Alice ONLY!), Bambi, Mulan, Belle, dragons, angels, penguins, My Little Pony (see above), Eeyore, bears, sunflowers, purple irises
  • Christmas ornaments (Santas, angels, bears, penguins, Eeyore, birthstone (July-ruby)), any time of year!
  • clear stamps (my block sizes are 1"x2", 1"x5", 2"x3" 3"x4", 2"x7", 2"x2")
  • ink pads (NOT black, green, turquoise, purple, blue- other colors would be awesome though!)
  • punches of any sort/size (have a 1" circle, rounded corner, sunflower, assorted small ones)
  • stickers (any theme on my profile- please no teacher reward or religious ones though. I have no use for them!)
  • strawberry flavored chapstick (Chap Stick brand only! All others tend to make me break out around my mouth)

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  • vintage images
  • I've come to realize that I kinda like Steampunk stuff so anything Steampunk would be great
  • slouchy beanies in blues, dark greens, black, greys, purple/dark purple- similar to this one

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  • Mini Tsum Tsums- I have the following- Belle, the Beast, Ariel, Dumbo, Stitch, Eeyore, Rabbit, Winnie The Pooh, Rapunzel PLEASE DO NOT SEND MARVEL, FROZEN, OR STAR WARS. I DETEST THEM VERY MUCH!

POSTCARDS

I especially like non-touristy, Disney, horses, sunflowers or irises, book/reading related, handmade, penguins, nature.

I am trying to collect a postcard from every state. So far I have the following-

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Connecticut
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Michigan
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • New Jersey
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Virginia
  • Wisconsin

I'd also enjoy postcards from your city. So far, I have the following-

  • Fort Worth, Texas
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Richmond, Virginia
  • Pendleton, South Carolina
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Corvalis, Oregon
  • Eugene, Oregon

Foreign postcards so far-

  • Berlin, Germany
  • Stadt Ettenheim, Germany
  • Jerusalem, Israel
  • Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Paihia, New Zealand
  • Melboune, Australia
  • Australia
  • Cozumel, Mexico

Ratings

tigerlily2110 rated for Pinterest Halloween face art. on Oct 18, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much.
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Comment: Thanks for the card! Have fun handing out candy. I rarely get Trick-or-Treaters where I live and really miss that! Happy Halloween!
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Comment: Thank you for the Wallfahrt's Basilika PC. We had to turn our heater on today. I already have my house and my cubicle at work decorated for Halloween. I will keep adding things until the 31st. I like to make all kinds of Halloween projects.
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Comment: Thanks Heather for the pretty postcard, I really enjoyed it. AnnaL.
basykes rated for Halloween Card US #3 on Oct 10, 2017
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Comment: Cut card. Thanks. (I liked the washi tape on the envelope too)
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Comment: Sorry for the late rate! I received your package and it was wonderful! I really love that you added a handmade card but the stickers, washi, papers, everything - it was all great! Thank you 😍
Response: I'm so glad you liked it! I hope you get good use out of everything!
CraftyMommaonaBUDGET rated for EF Toy Story Jessie on Oct 4, 2017
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Comment: sorry for the late rate thank you for the profile images
violettedream rated for EF Woody on Oct 1, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for the great Woody Comments!
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Comment: Bo Peep is so cute. I cannot wait for the new toy story movie in june 2018
jenlovespsu rated for I ❤️ Unicorns - USA on Sep 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the cute labels and recipes! :)
SunTradeToo rated for EF Woody on Sep 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you ❤¸♥♪♫*¨*•.¸¸❤ Sorry for the delay, I thought I had done this! 😕
SunTradeToo rated for EF Toy Story Jessie on Sep 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you ❤¸♥♪♫*¨*•.¸¸❤
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Comment: Thank you so much for the awesome Mini PL!!! I absolutely love it!!!
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Comment: Thank you for the sweet pocket letter and the lovely letter! It was very nice to learn more about you and your life! I hope the wedding was absolutely beautiful! :D
lilsiyh rated for Pinterest - Autumn Beauty on Sep 15, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for your lovely autumn board!
tatntole rated for EF Profile comment Buzz Lightyear on Sep 13, 2017
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Comment: Thank you
CraftyMommaonaBUDGET rated for EF Woody on Sep 12, 2017
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Comment: Thank you I LOVE WOODY
Gobarb rated for Pinterest - Amazing Cakes on Sep 9, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for sharing your Amazing Cakes Pinterest board. I re-pinned a couple that I hadn't seen before. What a fun swap!
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Comment: Thank you for the Buzz Lightyear Comments!
Pei04 rated for Pinterest - Amazing Cakes on Sep 6, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for sharing your board! Love all the pins and will certainly re-pin some of them :)

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Comments

CraftyMommaonaBUDGET on Sep 18, 2017:

Hello

I hope you like the images I chose for you Have a great week

EF Toy Story Lil Bo Peep Mail Deadline: Sep 20, 2017

I love Bo Peep

SunTradeToo on Sep 13, 2017:

✭ Jessie is everyone’s cowgirl! ✭ I hope you enjoy these gif I picked for you! For EF Jessie! 🐎

CraftyMommaonaBUDGET on Sep 13, 2017:

Sorry hit sent too soon

CraftyMommaonaBUDGET on Sep 13, 2017:

Hello, I hope your day is well so far? It's Wednesday just 2 more days to go until the weekend,

EF Toy Story Jessie Mail Deadline: Sep 16, 2017

tatntole on Sep 13, 2017:

EF Profile comment Buzz Lightyear- Sorry to post late, I have been, and still am, ill.

CraftyMommaonaBUDGET on Sep 8, 2017:

EF Woody Mail Deadline: Sep 12, 2017

Hello, I hope you like the images I chose for you Have a great weekend. I have lots to do!!

violettedream on Sep 7, 2017:

EF Woody Swap!

Howdy Partner! There's a Snake in my boot!

SunTradeToo on Sep 7, 2017:

✭ Woody is my favorite y’all! ✭ I hope you enjoy these gif I picked for you! For EF Woody! 🐎

kiddomerriweather on Sep 7, 2017:

Thank you for the August AATW envie of goodness. I really appreciate it. It came at a much appreciated time. My father is currently in the ICU and things have been scary. Thank you for thinking of me.

SunTradeToo on Sep 1, 2017:

I love the oy Story movies! 🚀 I hope you enjoy these gif I picked for you! 🚀 For EF Profile comment Buzz Lightyear!

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