Swap-bot Time: January 15, 2021 10:06 pm


Date Joined: April 15, 2009
Last Online: November 6, 2020
Birthday: July 2
Country: United Kingdom
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About Me

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Hiyas, I'm Tysha. I'm a slightly daft, dragon-lover from Wales. I live with my partner Anthony and I'm mummy to three little lionhead bunnies, Zelda, Midna and Link.

I arrived on Swap-bot to trade postcards but then I found tea bag swaps and now I'm totally addicted to them. I love tea!

If you receive something from me with my Swap-bot name but no swap name it is a gift or RAK.

(And a quick note about my join date and ratings, after I signed up I ended up too ill to swap so I didn't actually start swapping until 2011. Whenever my health gets too bad, I put a hold on my swapping which is why there is also a large gap during 2013/14. This is, and has always been, my only Swap-bot profile ^_^)

Tea is LOVE!

I'm happy to receive ANY flavour of tea, I'll give anything a go.

I'll only drink individually, factor-wrapped tea bags. Please do not send me loose tea or self-wrapped bags.

I collect the empty tea envelopes, so please do not stick down tea bags, it leaves tape residue on them which damages the envelopes :(

I'm happy to do private tea swaps and I usually have quite a long list of teas you can pick from should you wish.

I am allergic to chocolate, but I don't mind receiving chocolate-flavoured teas as I can make them for my partner

Makes Me Happy List

To help with profile swaps I figured I ought to make a list of things I love :)

Dragons (anything dragony is a sure-fire way to win my heart)

Teas (individually, factory wrapped)

Neatly opened empty tea envelopes.

Tea-related stuff (postcards, stamps, stickers)

Bunnies (but not live ones please, 3 is enough for me!)

Sweets/candy, but not chocolate.

Pin badges.

Washi or decorated tape.

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Stamps Vs Postage Labels

I know a lot of swappers here prefer pretty stamps on their incoming mail, but for me that is rarely an option :(

I tend to print my postage at home, rather than go up to local post office. My local P.O. is a small one inside a convenience store and tends to print off sticky postage labels anyway, it's rare for them to have beautiful stamps, as they tend to only keep the definitive (Queen's head) ones. Update = My small, local Post Office has been instructed to ONLY use sticky postage labels on packages leaving the UK.

As I tend to sign up for quicker swaps, there simply isn't time for me to get to the main post office in Newport, in time before the deadline.

I always do my best to meet all swap requirements INSIDE the envelope, and I hope people won't rate me down for not sticking on pretty stamps on the outside when they are NOT part of the swap requirements. (Of course, if it is part of the swap requirement, then I just won't join that swap!)


Comment: Thank you so much!! Love all the teas!! Hugs from Spain :)
sanna rated for Tea Lovers' May - Blind teas on May 9, 2018
Comment: I love mail from you! <3 Thank you for lovely selection of yummy teas!
Comment: Thank you so much for all the wonderful teas 💜
Zander rated for Blind, quick tea swap nr.3 on Apr 21, 2018
Comment: Thank you for the wonderful assortment of teas
Chelle rated for Getting started tea swap #2 ☕️ on Apr 20, 2018
Comment: Thank you for the lovely teas!
cajiky rated for week of tea nr.31 on Apr 18, 2018
Comment: Hi, thanks a lot for a wonderful tea selection. Alle of them are new for me and for my collection. Thank you very, very much.
NaomiRisa rated for NaomiRisa and tyshadragon's swap on Feb 18, 2018
Comment: Hi Tysha, thank you for the little box of assorted tea bags. It had been a while and I totally forgot about this swap when it arrived today! So, it’s a nice surprise :) Will enjoy the tea :)
Creeny rated for TLE: 20 Cups - Black Tea Swap on Jan 24, 2018
Comment: Thank you for the delicious tea selection :)
PoetaMisteriosa rated for Tea Lovers' December on Dec 14, 2017
Comment: I loved your teas, I will confess to you that I am addicted to tea and I also collect the package. And the postcard was very lovely. thank you very much! If you are interested we can make more exchanges ... I can send you some teas!
mlaxe rated for Private Swap: mlaxe & tyshadragon on Sep 12, 2017
Comment: Wow, Tysha! I was so pleasantly surprised when your package arrived so quickly. And so many extra tea! You're too kind and generous. Thank you so much!! :)
tovanns rated for TLE - Blind Tea Swap - August '17 on Aug 15, 2017
Comment: "Morning mojo", half hour later and I'm still laughing! What a good name for a tea, haha. I can't wait to taste the "Fuge melts green tea". I might come back to you begging for more 😉 I love fuge! Thank you so much for all the teas. All off them are new to me. You did good, haha. A big ❤ for you!
Nyu rated for TEA for One Week #1 on May 31, 2017
Comment: So many new teas to try! <3 Thank you very much!
nalaqueen rated for TLE: BIG Tea swap #2 on May 16, 2017
Comment: Thanks a lot for all the lovely teas :) and love the card with the song lyrics in welsh
Sharune rated for Blind teabags swap #3 on May 15, 2017
Comment: love it
hispanka77 rated for TLE: Black tea swap #1 on May 12, 2017
Comment: Thank you very very much!! For all the teas, yummy!!
Comment: Thank you for the teas and lovely postcards, I really like them all 💌
milamilamura rated for Teabags & Tea Envelopes on Nov 25, 2016
Comment: Thank you!! All the teas look AMAZING!!! I didn't know most of them, so I am really excited about trying them all. Thanks dear, I am really happy with this swap! Hope you get mine soon, I'll be able to send it this Monday, the strike is finally over :) I'd give you more hearts if I could!
Comment: Thank you for the teas! Can't wait to try them....and love the postcards too. :)
cajiky rated for TLE: Blind Tea Swap - Nov '16 on Nov 8, 2016
Comment: Thanks again for nice tea.

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mariadastrouxas on May 25, 2016:

Hello Tysha. I sent you the empty tea bags RAK. Let me know when you got it. Have a great weekend, maria das trouxas


ShyAnn64 on Nov 20, 2015:

Thank you so much for being an angel for the 'Simple Tea Swap-Worldwide!' I love all of the teas that you sent and am touched by your kindness :) ~Carol Ann

tigerlilly327 on Nov 12, 2015:

Thank you so much for the teas you sent for the 'Would You Care To Try' Tag. I just had the Yogi one and it is sooo yum! :)

mariadastrouxas on Oct 21, 2015:

Hello Tysha Dopson. I´m glad you collect individual enveloped empty tea bags. I have 140gr of international bags so if you would like to swap with me you can send me some tea. It can be without bags or envelopes. Let me know what you think, i can set up the private swap. Have a great mail day, maria das trouxas

CariPeace on Oct 20, 2015:

...for the delightful teas in the Tea is Love group's Would you Care for...Tag. ~ I love them!

Sending you Hugs,

~ Cari

mariadastrouxas on Dec 15, 2014:

Hello! Join the empty Tea Bags RAK : http://www.swap-bot.com/forums/topic/124917


dabellaraquella on Aug 6, 2014:

Hi again Tysha! I am doing a sweep of Tea is Love group and deleting people who have been inactive for a month or more. When you come back I will welcome you into the group again with open arms! xox

dabellaraquella on Jul 7, 2012:

WOW!! What an amazing package!!! Thank you so very much for all of the wonderful goodies! Tried the Queen's Jubilee Tea this morning with Hubby...YUM.

bobogrl on Jun 9, 2012:

Tysha, thank you so much for your kind donation to my kidney transplant fund. I appreciate it more than you know! Every bit brings me closer to my goal, and I have you to thank for that. By the way, I love dragons too, do you watch Game of Thrones? Thank you again for your support! <3

hippofairy on Mar 22, 2012:

thank you so much for angeling the "Tea Lovers: January" swap! i LOVE the teas you sent and i can't wait to try them all! i don't think they'll last the week! :) thanks again for your generosity and thoughtfulness!

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