Swap-bot Time: October 18, 2018 4:56 pm


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Last Online: October 18, 2018
Birthday: July 1
Country: United States
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8/18/13 I have contacted R who gave me a one but have not heard from her. As of 9/11/13 she has not swapped since 2009 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Favorite Crafts


Atc's I was addicted to them but have slowed down a bit

Home made Post cards.

note cards


book marks


Greeting cards, (my feeling is that any one can go out and buy a card , try making one )

About Me

I am 66 and have 2 grown sons and a beautiful granddaughter and a grandson with the biggest blue eyes

I have lived in Pittsburgh all of my life.

I love to travel and have been to Puerto Rico, Canada, Italy and Hawaii. I have also been on a cross country road trip.

I collect spoons, thimbles and of course pretty papers and yarn, if you have one of these die cut machine, I would love some die cuts

I love to cook and adapt recipes into more healthy ones. I love to read cookbooks. I don't cook like i used to since I live alone and can't eat that much any more.

Favorite Books

I love to read . I love fiction, spy thrillers, medical mysteries. My faves are James Patterson, Nora Roberts, Stephen King ,Dean Koontz and JR Rains

I just got a Kindle and love it

I also love listening to my Kindle while crocheting.


I don't like Kawaii and those sorts of things I don't have them therefore, I can not make anything with them.

Dark, gothic, skeletons

Green tea. Yes I know it is so good for you I just don't llike it.

things i like

things i like

Blues, greens, earth tones thimbels

forest, tress


dragonflies, butterflies, ladybugs

tea, regular and decaf ,chai,

coffee, regular and decaf

the ocean and beaches, sea shells

card making supplies,

unique paper,



snowmen,Christmas penguins,Christmas reindeer

About Me

I have a fur baby Lola the cat who insists on helping me. If I tape something and there is a cat hair, that is just Lola sending here love.

My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving I have lots of wonderful memories of wonderful dinners with many different friends.


yvonne401 rated for PS ~ Let's Make A Halloween Card! on Sep 28, 2018
Comment: Thanks for the cute Halloween card! Happy Halloween!
young46356 rated for WIYM: SEND ME SOMETHING - Sept. on Sep 24, 2018
Comment: We meet again, Ellie. Thanks for the Heinz Field fridge magnet and postcard. BTW we call soft drinks "pop" here too in the Chicago area.
mag rated for WIYM: PAPER FUN on Sep 23, 2018
Comment: Thanks for the lovely variety of papers!
Comment: wonderful pc! all your techniques came together for some great layers. many thanks!
laterdayze rated for Handmade Autumn Postcard #2 on Sep 14, 2018
Comment: Very pretty postcard, thank you!
shinebrite7381 rated for Pick 3 Swap on Sep 13, 2018
Comment: It finally came! I love that envelope too. I think I will recycle it as well. That's cool that you know the Dr behind those stickers. Thank you for everything!
pumpkinvine rated for Handmade Autumn Bookmark - USA on Sep 13, 2018
young46356 rated for WIYM: SEND ME SOMETHING - AUGUST on Aug 28, 2018
Comment: Thanks for all the great stuff!
Kellpepper rated for August Bookmark on Aug 25, 2018
Comment: Firstly, I didn't want to open your mail because the envie was so pretty. Secondly, your crocheted bookmark is in my bible study book right now. I love it! Thank you.
Kskollections rated for USATC: Free Themed ATC Swap on Aug 24, 2018
Comment: Love it all! I love to reuse items in my crafts too. Go Steelers!
Comment: Thanks for sharing! Your homemade recipe cards were perfect. In the future, please remember to include the group name. I hosted this swap in two different groups. Thanks!
Vickyen rated for TGIF Weekend Notecard #113 on Aug 21, 2018
Comment: Hi Ellen! I really enjoyed your card and share about Tom Watt and the Fruit Cakes! Sounds like you had a great time! Thank you for the address labels as well - very sweet of you! Hugs and Happy Swapping! ;)
Comment: Thanks for great ATC's! I could sit under your lovely palm tree and listen to the waves all day! Thanks also for the fun goodies to create my own ATC's! Enjoyed your painted envelope, too.
Comment: What an amazing envelope from inside and out. Just loved everything you sent, so fun, colorful, and thoughtful. Thanks Ellie! ❀️😘
blanketfort rated for Book Sentence POSTCARD! on Aug 5, 2018
Comment: Thank you :)
Comment: I absolutely love the ATC’s ! They are unique ! I love the extra goodies thanks so much !
crochetjunkie rated for Act of Kindness on Jul 28, 2018
Comment: Thank you! Love everything!
Comment: Thank you for the postcards and swap-bot stickers. I love it!
TC rated for CPG: Handmade Postcard - USA on Jul 13, 2018
Comment: Sometimes the best papers are the ones that have been lying around, gathering leftover ink and whatnot. :)
Comment: Thank you for the pretty envelope. I will be sure to "Seas the day" :) Love it! Thank you for the blank postcards. I can't wait to have some time to work on them.

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lou on Jul 9, 2018:

Happy Birthday Month from WIYM Group!

jaimierandolph on Sep 28, 2017:

Profile Check for: Quick Letter! #2 Welcome to the swap! I hope that you will enjoy it and join the ones to come! Happy swapping, jaimierandolph

CurlyTea on Jul 3, 2017:

bjmonroe on Nov 21, 2016:

anrtist on Nov 8, 2016:

There are so many negative things on TV & everywhere you turn,.. esp on this election day!
I want to share this with you lovely ladies today!!!

Blessings, cc

bjmonroe on Oct 30, 2016:

bjmonroe on Sep 22, 2016:

CurlyTea on Aug 30, 2016:

RyeRye on Aug 22, 2016:

Thanks for hosting in Inspiration Station!

RyeRye on Jul 2, 2016:

Inspiration Station~

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