Swap-bot Time: October 30, 2020 12:31 am


Date Joined: April 25, 2014
Last Online: October 29, 2020
Birthday: November 22
Country: United States
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September 1st-I am back home. My Dad passed away peacefully in his sleep August 26th.

I like a little note or letter with my swaps-tell me a little about your favorite things and what you like to do.

Favorite time of year-1-fall-crisp, cool, colorful leaves, pumpkins and pumpkin bread, Thanksgiving 2-winter-cozy,baked food,Christmas, fireplaces, fondue snow 3 spring-green-colorful-birds singing, colorful flowers, 4 summer-to darn hot try to stay cool by wading in a stream, having a frozen drink, or stay in the air-conditioning.

FAVORITES: buttons, borders/trim, bling, vintage paper, charms, colors-blue, sepia, purple, orange, green, metallic.

If you don't receive a swap from me or are disappointed in your swap PLEASE contact me before rating the swap. I will do the same for you in return.

music-Adele and anything I can east coast swing dance or cha cha to.

books-historical fiction with romance

movies-Hallmark channel

childhood memories-I grew up in a neighbor with lots and lots of kids which mostly ended up in our back yard-it was level so it was perfect for games. There was permanent bald spots for bases in my parent's yards. We loved to play marbles-of course I had mine a velvet bag so I mostly admired my marbles. dirt and velvet just don't mix.

Parenthood- Of course my daughter was a dare devil child climbing the tall side at the playground when she was 2. Thankfully she did fine because I would have had a heart attach going up to fetch her.

tv-net flix-Heartland-about a family horse farm in Canada, Friday Night Lights , lovebird-in turkish with english subtitles, The Time IN Between-great series in Spanish with english subtitles, Mcleods Daughter on Amazon prime. winter Olympics, st Louis cardinals baseball, ice hockey.

crafts-scrapbooking, atc, apc, chunky 4x4, zentangle of animals, rubber stamping and embossing.1-fall-crisp, cool, colorfuly leaves 2-winter-cozy,baked food, fireplaces, snow 3 spring-green-colorful-birds singing. 4 summer-to darn hot


food-I am mostly a coffee drinker with caffeine but hubby drinks decaf. little single packages are great for trips. I drink mostly black tea either hot of iced. I like savory snacks best-popcorn, chex mix, etc.

hobbies-couple dance, yoga, maj jongg, walking, love to read historical fiction and romance, travel-I would love to take a heart of Europe tour

I absolutely love Canada cool and beautiful-lovely people as well, reading.

other-anything handmade-received a tatted flower and cross stitch bookmark which meant a lot to me.Art journals, Weather vanes, postage stamps-especially animals, foreign stamps, post cards-naked or in envelope, buttons-colorful or vintage, landscapes., architecture-1800's buildings with decorative trims, frank loyd wright, vintage travel, Victorian greeting cards, retro valentines and st pats, Christmas easter- holiday greeting cards and post cards. steampunk-vintage and travel.


me2az50 rated for Wackadoodle Frog on Sep 22, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the Wackadoodle Frog. He is so cute. Thank yo for the Route 66 postcard. My husband & I drove entire route from Chicago to California when we first moved to Arizona. The post card reminds me of the great trip we had.
Eulegirl rated for LSRUS: A Bit of Autumn-USA on Sep 19, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the pretty decorated package of fall goodies!
hibiscus rated for Wackadoodle Wedding on Sep 6, 2020
Comment: what a colorful wedding that must have been...the background was very romantic...thanks so much thank you as well for the borders and bling!
KarenLaneWV rated for August 2020 Journal Swap on Sep 5, 2020
Comment: What a good idea to use an old planner for a journal...never thought of doing that!! Nice work and I have enjoyed it!
Karmi53 rated for Wackadoodle Butterfly on Sep 2, 2020
Comment: Hi Penny thank you for the cute butterfly atc. And thank you for the extras. Yes it's been hot up here don't feel like cooking either. You would love it here. Well take care stay safe and thanks
BusyB rated for USA Only - Ephemera Kit on Aug 5, 2020
Comment: Thank you, so nice to swap with you again. It's been awhile. Love all the fall goodies! All will be put to good use soon. Be safe and craft on!
Rosa1 rated for July 2020 Journal Swap on Aug 4, 2020
Comment: Thank you so much ~ keep looking through it & finding more to see!
Comment: Those gardens are absolutely beautiful, I would love to see them as well. Stay safe!
tristitia rated for USAPC: Vintage Gypsy ATC on Aug 1, 2020
Comment: Your gypsy is gorgeous - very mysterious :) Thank you!
user6937 rated for Wackadoodle Whale on Jul 21, 2020
Comment: Came today!
Response: good grief it took a long time! thanks for the rating!
toni rated for Brighten My Week Notecard July #3 on Jul 17, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the cheerful note and pretty surprises!
ktk8 rated for USAPC: Patriotic Glue Book Page on Jul 17, 2020
Comment: Very very nice glue book page.... thank you very much... all is OK in my part of Dallas glad you are seeing your daughter.... thank you for the extras....very nice. many hearts to you
Response: Thank you for the nice rating and the heart!!
Comment: Thank you for the BIG envelope! Also, it was great to see something from another swapper in my hometown! <3
Response: Thanks for the rating and the heart!
Comment: Very nice ATC-love all the different textures! Thanks for the extra Halloween extras-love it and wil certainly use them Thanks for sharing!
Response: Thank for the rating and the heart.
Comment: Thank you for the beautiful July 4th envie! Also, I enjoyed the note and the extra.
Response: thanks for the rating and the heart! It was fun to make!
isabellasnow rated for SMSUSA: Tell Me About . . . #17 on Jun 18, 2020
Comment: Hi Penny! So nice to be swapping together again! Loved reading your answers to this round of questions. Great to get to spend weeks with your daughter! My daughter also gave me a Kate Spade bag BUT it was SO HEAVY, even with nothing in it. I use it only for special occasions. Thank you for joining!
Response: Thanks for the rating and the heart! Yes I only use backpacks or small crossbow bags !
Coss rated for 100 SWAPS COMPLETED!!! on Jun 10, 2020
paperlvr rated for 100 SWAPS COMPLETED!!! on Jun 10, 2020
jandmterry rated for May 2020 Journal Swap on Jun 8, 2020
Comment: I loved reading and looking through your journal! ❤️❤️❤️
Response: Thank you for the rating and the heart! I am glad that you liked the journal!
user6937 rated for Wackadoodle Horse on May 22, 2020
Comment: Thanks!
Response: thanks for the rating and the heart!

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LavenderSprinkles on Jul 18, 2020:

Thanks so much for the lovely letter you sent my family!

yvonne401 on Apr 14, 2020:

Welcome to Swaps in the U.S.A.! It's great to have you here!



Frickenjazzed on Jun 8, 2019:

Thanks so much for adding to my Art Collab PC!

smmarrty on Apr 9, 2019:

Thanks os much for finishing and sending home my rock 'n' roll postcard. Let me know if you need another postcard to send out in future rounds - I asked Mimi7 for some and she sent me 3.

OrigamiGrace on Apr 1, 2019:

From CPG!


BusyB on Aug 5, 2018:

Welcome to Merry Memorydex and Rolo Swaps USA!

Artistic on Aug 1, 2018:

I'm so glad you're enjoying the Week of Happy package! I'll keep you and your friend in my thoughts and prayers.

BusyB on Aug 1, 2018:

Started a new group, my first ever! Hope you will join me..it's called Merry Memorydex and Rolo Swaps USA

lagemaz on Jul 31, 2018:

Your beautiful songbird is now hanging in my craft room! Thank you!!!!! ♥♥♥♥

BusyB on May 8, 2018:

Hello, I uploaded another Memorydex swap on USAPC group. I hope you can join!

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