Swap-bot Time: August 19, 2022 4:01 pm


Date Joined: April 7, 2010
Last Online: August 19, 2022
Birthday: October 1
Country: United States
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About Me



Rethink Waste: Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle. Reuse packing materials & pass on things I can’t use.

My name is Sandra, married 30 years, retired 12. Married my husband after dating 8 weeks. He has 5 children & I have 2. We have 18 grandchildren & 13 great children. And we have Bonnie, the Boston Terrier.

Retired after working since I was 16. I’ve done factory, retail, customer service & last was medical billing.

Love taking photos. And over the years many craft things, such as sewing, ceramics, and now paper crafting.


  • Favorite Era: Art Deco

  • Graphic 45 anything

  • 7 Gypsies

  • German Victorian Style die cuts

  • Fall Colors rich, saturated colors

  • Vintage Anything

  • Dogs over

  • Anything that Sparkles

  • Coffee over Tea

  • Nature

  • Buttons, Lace, broken jewels


  • Ocean

  • Photography

  • Quotes

  • A Good Laugh!

  • Die Cuts or Punch Out You May Have Left Over

Not So Much

  • Hello Kitty

  • Disney

  • Teacher Stickers

  • Smoking

  • Scented Anything

  • SciFi

  • Baby Anything


Comment: Thank you so much for the beautiful journal page.I love it.
Response: Good thank you for rating, Heart, & kind words
Comment: Thank you for the great index card.Love what you did with it.
Response: Thank you for rating & heart - happy you love it
lmacdavis93 rated for EASU: Ocean Animal ATC on Aug 8, 2022
Comment: Hi Sandra and thank you for this fun ocean animal ATC. Like your colors - ocean blues and purples and the row of aqua gems along the bottom. Great whale images as well - whales? Or dolphins? Whatever they are, they are great! Thanks for a fun swap.
FieryCanuck rated for Bee Creative on Aug 4, 2022
Comment: your bee page turned out so great! I love it and the extras; thank you! <3
Response: That was very fun- thank you for rating & heart
Begokschaf rated for USAPC: 3 Elements ATC #69 on Jul 29, 2022
Comment: You did a great job on this ATC and yes I love green and purple so it’s perfect. 😁 Thank you very much.
Response: Thank you for heart & for the rating. Never did that combo before (at least I don’t remember)
donetta rated for AACG: Red, White, and Blue ATC on Jul 25, 2022
Comment: Oh Sandra, this is such a perfect red, white, and blue summertime ATC! Summer HAS come calling, and I am grateful every single day for my a/c. LOVE all the sweet embellishments here...this ATC has it ALL!
Response: Donetta- you’re the sweetest! Glad you are staying cool! Thank you for rating & heart
TTrotti rated for HMPC: Sender's Choice Postcard-May on Jul 15, 2022
Comment: Hi Sandra, I finally arrived back in France. Thx so much for your postcard. I love the fish and how you did the background - so cool - very clever with the holes. I am now permanently back in France. I was teaching in Spain for the year. See ya round the post box!! Tama
Response: That’s wonderful glad you’re back home & The card made it too! Thank you fro heart & rating
fbresnah rated for HMPC: Put a Heart on It on Jul 7, 2022
Comment: Thank you so much for the adorable card! I love how creative it is. I’ve been retired for almost 12 years. I was a secretary (I think they call them office managers or admins now) and I don’t miss it lol.
Response: I am glad you liked it. Made it for my grand daughter, then this swap came up. I thought it turned out cute too. thank you for the heart & rating.
Mimi7 rated for USAPC: 3 Elements ATC #68 on Jul 7, 2022
Comment: Hi Sandra so nice to swap with you again. No the weather here is miserable right now heat index 110 the other day and humidity is very high!! Sigh I have not been to the ocean lately. Sigh But I just LOVE this beautiful ATC you made for me. Thanks so much Take care
Response: So glad you liked your card. Hope you got a break in temps like we did. Thank you for rating & heart
Comment: Beautiful collage .Thank you so much,I just love what you did.
Response: Oh thank you, I was worried that it didn't look right. Thank you for the heart & rating
EleanB rated for USATC: Free Theme ATC June on Jul 3, 2022
Comment: Thank you, I love the vintage nurse image. :)
Response: Made just for you, had that photo for ages, glad it found a home & Thank you for heart & for rating
Conni59 rated for MMPC - 3 Layer ATC - June on Jun 22, 2022
Comment: Perfect atc…3 cat household no outstubborning them 🤣 Thank you so much. The digital postcards are great would love to do some myself.
Response: so happy it was perfect for you & your cats! Thank you for heart & for rating
Comment: Thank you so much! The page is lovely. The stamped images are great but the well wishes for my daughter as she enters the U.S.A.F. makes my heart happy 😊😊
Response: Good Luck to her! thank you for heart & for rating
elinor rated for June Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge on Jun 13, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the great ATC, I love the use of the pocket :)
Response: thank you for heart & for rating, the pocket was something I don't usually do, so that was fun
Comment: This card is super inspiring. I love the chunky strips and the colour clash/combo. Purple and orange are wonderful together. Great card, thank you!
Response: Thank you! so glad you liked the combo. thank you for heart & for rating
Shellyr rated for EASU: Free Theme ATC Swap on Jun 1, 2022
Comment: Thank you for parting with this special ATC. Love it.
Response: My little bird has flown- thank you for rating & heart
RoxieLilly rated for I cleaned up my profile PC, EPUSA on May 25, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the beautifully made postcard. I love it😊
Response: you're so welcome, glad you liked it & thank you much for heart & rating
Comment: no swap name on this, but I guessed right, thanks for the item, have a good day
Response: Wendy, thank you for rating & reminder
Comment: Your lovely journal page arrived today. It is very sweet and I do like how you put it together. Thanks as well for the extras. Take care 🦋
Response: So glad it finally arrived- thank you for heart & rating
ellie rated for EPUSA: I have never made…#1 on May 15, 2022
Comment: I Absolutely love that mouse sleeping in the tea cups thank you so much for your postcard. Well done.
Response: thank you, one of my very few hand drawn cards, glad you received & responded with kind words & heart

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bbsporty on Dec 25, 2021:

mummsie on Jul 31, 2021:

Thank you for your kind words today!

LavenderSprinkles on Sep 26, 2020:

Congratulations on winning my LSRUS: 1000 Hearts Giveaway! Your envie was mailed today!

vanneparis on Apr 7, 2020:

Happy 10 Year SB Anniversary Sandra! Wow, time flies :)

Arabella on Dec 27, 2018:

Best swap host ever!!! Thank you so much for the beautiful Christmas you sent me for the SUSA swap!! (My sweet partner did get one finished and sent to me!) - now I have two great atcs to add to my collection!! Thank you so much and look forward to more of your great swaps!

isabellasnow on Oct 9, 2017:

Happy October Birthday from the WIYM Group, Sandra! So happy to have you in the group.

Lucine on Aug 29, 2017:

Thank you, Sandra for the nice art journal page. It was a surprise and I'm happy to receive this page. Thank you for angelling:))

donetta on Jun 26, 2017:

Sandra, thank you so MUCH for the beautiful handmade postcard! I can see the time and attention you spent on this beauty, and I appreciate all of it! You are indeed a wonderful swap friend.

jjhere on Apr 9, 2017:

Oh, we have a lot in common! I enjoyed reading your profile and it gave me some good ideas for the ATC I'm making for you. ;)

wolfeagle on Dec 31, 2016:


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