Swap-bot Time: July 1, 2022 10:34 am


Date Joined: March 28, 2012
Last Online: June 26, 2017
Birthday: January 30, 1980
Country: Finland

About Me

My name is Sanna, I was born in 1980 and I live in Finland. My hobbies are pen palling, reading books, movies, Sex and the City, watching vlogs, walking, gymnastic, listening to music, relaxing, drinking tea and coffee with my friends, thinking everything possible and impossible ;) and so on.

I took a long break from swapping and now I'm looking for new pen pals around the world and I'd like to swap some tea in private swaps. Telling the truth I can't afford big swaps and I would be interested in swaps where we both send about 20 teabags. In private swaps often are sent lots of extra but as I said, I can't afford lots of extras and I don't expect lots of extras from you either :) Please read my profile and send me tea that I like and can drink. Please send private message if you would like to be my pen pal or/and swap some tea :)

If you don’t receive anything, or I have accidentally sent you a swap worth of rating 3, please send me private message before giving a rating. I will resend then. But please notice that it may take several weeks the package to arrive, especially to USA.

I think swapping is about making someone happy, sending something that makes one's day. I appreciate it when my profile is read. I always read my partner's profile, even when it's a sender's choice swap.


Tea is my way to relax and make tea trips :)

I can send you for example Twinings, Lipton and Nordqvist (also the Moomin tea) If possible, please don't send me those brands.

My Favorite Tea

  • plain and flavored green tea

  • plain and flavored white tea

  • fruit and berry flavors

  • fruit and berry infusions

  • I'd love to receive chocolate, marzipan, fudge, caramel, vanilla, coconut, almond, nut and cream flavored tea - I love them but don't receive them often and can't find them where I live.

  • I love brands Stash and Bigelow. I can't buy them here.

  • Numi's Chocolate Pu-Erh and other Numis

  • Pu-erh

  • lemon

  • chamomile

  • Bigelow's black tea with vanilla and caramel. I love it even tho I don't often drink black tea.

  • factory sealed teabags only. Please tell me the ingredients of the teabag if they aren't mentioned in English or in Finnish. I don't like receiving tea that I have no idea what it contains.

  • loose tea only if the package is factory sealed. Only green or white tea.Please give me all possible information (brand, name, ingredients, expire date, steeping instructions)


  • Rosehip (allergy)

  • Mint/peppermint/spearmint (allergy)

  • Rooibos

  • Lipton brand

  • Pickwick brand

  • Yogi brand

  • alcohol flavor

  • Lord Nelson brand

A wishlist

  • a letter from you

  • rubber stamps (themes like snail mail, music, birds, books, flowers etc.). Used are fine.

  • postcards in these themes: tea, coffee, rain forests, birds, chocolate, retro, snail mail etc.

  • retro, vintage

  • nuts

  • dark chocolate, raw chocolate

  • salty/savory/spiced snacks

  • marzipan

  • good quality ink pens (I especially love blue ink but any color is fine)

  • letter pads, letter sets, random sheets

I don't like to receive

  • Cat and dog themed stuff . I don't like cute puppy/kitten stuff

  • Diddl

  • Cigarette smoke

  • dirty stuff

  • Real leather

  • make-up

  • I hate colors peach and salmon and neon colors

  • Anything religious

  • anything seasonal

  • decorating items

  • ornaments, in other words decorative items (they only gather dust and I have no space for them and I have enough things)

  • palm tree theme

  • baby theme

  • key chains

  • souvenir stuff


Creeny rated for Tea and a letter November on Dec 13, 2015
Comment: Anteeksi, just forgot to rate. Kiitoksia paljon herkullisesta teekokoelmasta :) And thank you for the letter! I love the idea of this swap and I will join more in future for sure. Hyvää Joulua!
Tanika rated for 14 bags of Tea and a note on Oct 15, 2015
Comment: I got your package today :-) That's fast. I really love the smell of the pukka detox tea. It has the same smell and combination of my favourite anis mints. Tx for your note ! I hope youget my package soon as well. Happy tea moments
Response: It's hard to believe that it arrived so fast! But I'm glad it arrived. I really hope you like the taste as well! Thank you for the heart! :)
pammykn rated for WIYM: Pretty Bird Postcard on Sep 9, 2015
Comment: Thanks -- very pretty! Have a great week!
Response: I'm happy that you liked it :) Have a great week too!
Johanna51 rated for WIYM: Pretty Bird Postcard on Sep 8, 2015
Comment: Thank you for a nice postcard.
Response: Thank you for rating! Have a great day!
Comment: O my God, Moomin teas! Thank you very much!! Other teas are also very yummy! And I like the quotes:) Thanks!!
Response: I'm happy you liked them, I remember that you like the Moomin tea ;) Thank you for the heart and have a great day! :)
Comment: Thank you for the lovely tea and quotes! I'm actually enjoying a cup of camomile tea right now before going to bed! Lovely evening & happy swapping!
Response: I'm happy you liked them! :) I just woke up and made coffee. A tea moment will be later :) Have a great day! :)
Comment: Great postcard and note, thank you!
Response: Thank you for the heart, I'm happy you liked them! :)
mydreambook rated for Here's some tea #2 on Jul 19, 2015
Comment: Thank you for the tea! I'll have to try some tonight!
Response: Thank you for the heart! I hope you liked the teas! :)
Comment: What a wonderful selection of teas! Thank you very much Sanna! It was a lovely swap!
Response: I'm happy you received it and liked it! :)
kacka rated for Simple tea swap December on Apr 25, 2015
Comment: thank you for the tea , i love receiving all the different teabags:)
Response: Thank you :)
UrsaMinor rated for Pöytälaatikon siivous on Oct 1, 2014
Comment: A NOTE TO SWAP HOSTS CHECKING PEOPLE'S RATINGS: This 3 is given in mutual understanding with the swapper in question. Due to her private reasons she could not fulfill this swap she organised until it was a month late. She asked me to rate her a 3 to remind her not to engage herself in demanding swaps unless she can be certain she can follow through. For the contents of the swap received she would deserve a 5 and a heart :)
Response: Kiitos, thank you, Saija! I'm happy you liked everything and thank you for your wonderful words <3 I'll be back (in private messages)! :D
sanna rated for Nice to meet you #6 on Jul 15, 2014
Comment: Kiitos Sanna. :) Teethän on tottakai hyviä, ja kirjeitäsi oli kiva lukea! Joko Maisa kotiutui?
bluehairedmary rated for Weirder Than Weird #11 on Jul 10, 2014
Comment: Thank you for this great pc! That ol' lady looks great! I wish I could borrow those glasses and tiara for my upcoming birthday! And thank you for the compliments about my ATCs. I loved that one with Elizabeth so much I made a duplicate for myself! I love P&P so much! Happy swapping!
Comment: Hello Sanna, thank you for this wonderful envelope filled with pretty cards and lots of information. I love the owl cards and the grumpy looking cat. Stay well!
Swan rated for Weirder Than Weird #11 on Jul 5, 2014
Comment: Thank you for the wonderfully weird frog postcard! - Yes, I do believe in miracles.
UrsaMinor rated for Tadaa! Sait yllätyspostia! on Jul 2, 2014
Comment: Hei, kiitos kirjeestä ja helmistä! Helmet ovat kivan värisiä, noista voisi tehdä vaikka jotain kesäkoruja tai hiuspompuloita. Kortti on oikein hauska, liekö kissan omat syntymäpäivät :D Terveisiä kissoillesi, toivottavasti heillä pysyy vointi hyvänä!
FrancescaP rated for Tea, card and surprise! on Jul 1, 2014
Comment: Thank you SO much, it's so nice to hear from you, I've been missing our swaps! Here lots of things have happened, and not good at all, but I'm slowly starting to feel better and we also have a new cat: Penny! She was a stray cat Marco's father started to feed some months ago and now he has passed away, Marco wanted to bring her to our home, so now we have 4 cute furballs :-))) Back to your swap, thanks a million, the cards are lovely and they're now on the wall next to my PC! And the eucalyptus candies are fantastic, thanks again!
renate rated for Passion for tea on Jun 25, 2014
Comment: thanks for the nice postcard and tea
renate rated for Small tea & card swap June '14 on Jun 13, 2014
Comment: thanks for the nice dog postcard and jummy tea
Tanika rated for Tea Lovers' Tea And Card on Jun 11, 2014
Comment: It's always a pleasure to receive your swaps. I love the Basilur tea. I did not know this brand but I like it very much. Thx for the extra sleepy time tea from Celestial. My hubby is very thankful because our local store has no continuity in providing this tea anymore. And I loved your letter and card as well. Till soon xxx

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nightrainboww on Feb 12, 2014:

Moi! Tein jonkun vastausennätyksen ja sun kirjees lähtee huomenna postiin! :) Laitan tulemaan ykkösluokassa. Ei mitään kiirettä vastaamisen kanssa kuitenkaan. Mulla vaan sattu olemaan sopiva väli päivässä :D

LadyWoods on Jan 12, 2014:
heartcore1985 on Jan 7, 2014:

Funny thing is that I'm your partner now for the Happy Tea Time #4 swap :) Catch you soon! Hugs x

SweetBizar on Dec 24, 2013:

Christmas eve ... lemon ginger tea and washi tape, thanks a lot, I'm very happy with it!! (advent tea swap)

SweetBizar on Dec 9, 2013:

Love opening your teas (advent swap), so much fun! :)

sanna on Apr 24, 2013:

Pöö itsellesi :) ...Syön sun lähettämää pääsiäissuklaata ja tein just sun lähettämää valkoista mansikkateetä. Nyt pitää odottaa, että se hautuu! Kivaa päivää!

FrancescaP on Apr 15, 2013:

Guess who made my day today? YOUUUUUU!!! Thanks a lot, I really needed it today, it's a bad day for me :-( But your super surprise definitely brightened my day! _

FrancescaP on Mar 29, 2013:

Thank you for the lovely teas and the typical Oukki Doukki, I loved it!!!

Happy Easter!

NorthernBorder on Dec 10, 2012:

Thank you for the second package for "Chocomania, milk edition"! I love everything you sent. It looks like this one was posted october 3rd via economy shipping, so it took a little more than two months. Many thanks.

valancy on May 29, 2012:

You're welcome :) Thank you for thanking :D

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