Swap-bot Time: June 4, 2023 3:46 am


Date Joined: February 16, 2015
Last Online: May 25, 2020
Birthday: February 12
Country: Canada
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About Me

*I do have an American address as well for USA only swaps-I will private message this address to my partners for any USA only swaps!!

Welcome to my profile! I have been really slacking on the swaps as of late-I am just getting back to it and I cannot wait to start swapping again! I work full time in human resources, I study psychology full time, I am busy planning a wedding, I own a candle company and we just found the most perfect 100 year old house so we will be moving soon! Life is crazy but its also beautiful. I love all my little jobs which makes it hard to turn things down! I also LOVE getting mail!

I ran into an amazing lady at the post office who was sending gorgeous envelopes and we got to talking and she told me about this website and so here I am! I am super excited about this-crafting and mail are my passions! ;)

I am officially a full time student of psychology! Life is busy but swapbot is still my favourite hobby!

If you feel like my swap wasn't my best-let me know! I would love to resend it! I appreciate constructive criticism if you give me a chance to make it right! Thanks :D so many talented people on this site-I will always strive to achieve the same amazing quality!

I will always always send out the swaps I sign up for-if you haven't received something let me know! stuff happens to the mail sometimes! :(

Favorite Crafts

I love card making, scrap booking, online photo book making, knitting, beading/jewelry making, paper crafts, cake decorating, crochet, crossstich and making crosswords!!

Favorite Books

Waldon by Thoreau is an alltime favorite-my first kitten was named waldon :)

Favorite Music

Love love florence and the machine

Likes and Dislikes

Likes: Cats- anything with a cute kitty on it will make my day

Handwritten letters/notes/cards


Scratch and wins



Cooking-Vegitarian recipies are always welcome! (Not vegan-anyone who says no to chocolate is crazy in my opionion, I just don't eat meat ;) )

Crafting-card making,Quilting, painting, knitting, drawing etc


Numbers! Math problems are entertaining-I am studying book keeping and accounting

Clever word play

Corny Jokes-What did the buffalo say to his son when he left for college? Bison!

Literature-I get really excited to see classics paralleled in modern film/culture-The lego movie was an unexpectedly awesome example!!

Glitter-especially sparkly tape!!

Healthy eating/exchanging recipes!


the west coast of BC!!

Anything to do with traveling-Tell me about the coolest stuff about where you are from!



Glitter tape!

Washi tape-I didn't know what this is till I googled and bought some-it's so so amazing!!

Pretty envelopes and post cards. The bins at the post office are so dull-just business sized white envelopes. And I love when a swapper comes in with a beeeeautiful envelope to pizazz up the mail room!! So when you send something beautiful just know that it makes not only the person who recieves its day but also the post office workers!! So wether naked or in an envelope-I am happy if it looks special and makes peoples day :D

Wrapping paper


Stickers Flowers! Hydgrangas-Blue especially! have a special spot in my heart and pink peonys make me happy happy happy

Real estate magazines from all over the place! I love comparing prices/styles etc! I am a nerd when it comes to real estate!!

Wish List

Washi Tape-Pink and Glitter are always always winners, or tiffany blueeee :)

Wrapping paper-pretty florals are always winners!

Scrapbook paper

Blank homemade postcards! I feel so special when someone has spent time making something pretty to make my day-and then I can forward the postcard to another swapper and bam that one postcard made twice as many people happy!

Glitter glue

Pretty stickers-I have been searching for cute kitten stickers as well as funky antique looking ones! :)

Dried flowers-whether on cards or loose so I can use them

Seeds-flowers and herbs especially

Stamps and stamp pads-I have recently gotten into stamping and I am so excited about it!

Those plastic pocket sheets for pocket letter swaps! I have never done one and am on the hunt for those plastic card sleeve page things-I will gladly trade anything from my personal collection for these! ribbon? lace? homemade postcards? Let me know! Private swap anyone? :) I would be forever in your debt ;)

Ephemera packs-michaels sells these and they are so exciting, you never know exactly what you are getting!

Tim Holtz! just starting to really fall in love with his style!

yarn-nice cotton stuff, I have been so obsessed with making dishcloths lately!

wicks/wick clips. I love making candles

Address labels

Toys for my kitty

Responding to ratings!!

Thank you to everyone who rates so generously and promptly! I wish I had started out responding to every rating and thanking everyone individually but I didn't and now I feel rude if I start!!! So thank you to everyone who took the time to rate me! I appreciate it! Again, as stated on the top of my profile-if you ever ever feel like something is not my best or does not meet swap requirements let me know! I love swapbot and really try my best on every swap, but as we all know-sometimes life happens!! thank you again all my swap bot friends!


lilsiyh rated for Blind Envelope - International #15 on Jul 10, 2018
Comment: I LOVE everything you sent and I love the way you addressed the envie. Thank you so much!! :)
MCGalaxy rated for 20 Questions #1 on Jan 30, 2018
Comment: I love what you said about being intentional. That’s something I’ve been thinking about too. And I loved the way you talked about you and Sean having your small issues without making a big deal out of them. Congratulations on your engagement!
Comment: Thank You for sharing your answers with me, it's fun to get a peek at someone's life this way. Your time in Barbados seems like a life changing event in more ways than one. I enjoyed getting to know you this way. Happy Swapping!
KumquatGirl rated for That Was Then...This Is Now on Nov 19, 2017
Comment: Thank you for sharing!
MissCharlieD rated for 15 questions-swap #8 on Sep 17, 2017
rocsina207 rated for Travelling Letter #2 on Oct 25, 2016
Comment: I got your letter (again) and I will send it forward
exploregonian rated for Small candy swap on Sep 1, 2016
Comment: Thank you so much for all of the air heads! They're one of my favorites too :)
Response: Oh I am so glad they got to you! Canada post keeps threatening to go on strike!
grstamping rated for WIYM: Meet and Greet #4 on Aug 30, 2016
Comment: Lindsay, thank you so much fir the letter, funny rabbit postcard, and dog stickers. Congrats on your scholarship. I will write back.
rocsina207 rated for Travelling Letter #1 on Aug 6, 2016
Comment: I received your letter and I will make it sure it will go into the world from me
nsgrammy2012 rated for Where I Live Themed Parcel Swap on Jul 18, 2016
Comment: Amazing swap!!!! Sorry for rating late! I love everything you sent me!!! Thank you so very much!!! I love the candles and the scent of the pacific! The soy candle is out of this world! Can't decide which I like more - I love them both. Thank you for the postcards and the way that you wrapped everything to tie in more of where you live!!! Thank you for the wildflower seeds. Going to try and grow them, not the greenest thumb going here, but I am trying. Love love love the swap! Thank you again so much! I would definitely rate you a 10+ if I could!!! Hope we can swap again soon!
Response: Thank you! I am so glad you liked the little goodies. I loved swapping with you!!
tulineito rated for ISS: Either OR Swap on Jun 18, 2016
Comment: Thank you for the lovely notecards! :)
Response: thank you for the heart! <3
veronicallama rated for WIYM: Meet and Greet #4 on Jun 14, 2016
Comment: I really enjoyed your letter, and you will hear back from me! Don't study too hard! - Rhonda
Response: thank you! I look forward to it, have a good day :)
Comment: Will get a reply out to Tuesday
Response: Thank you! :)
LittleRed rated for Seed swap with a twist! - Purple on Apr 21, 2016
Comment: Thanks so much. I love Sweet Peas......I'm going to find just the right spot for them now😊
Response: Awesome! so glad you liked them! Happy Swapping!
mb58ca rated for CHEER ME UP PARCEL SWAP on Mar 21, 2016
Comment: Lindsay, you'll never know how the parcel "cheered me up." Had a horrible day at work and then came home to this. I was beyond ecstatic! What a goodie box--I was expecting an envelope:) The candle smells heavenly, the stickers are cute, love the postcards (can't get over the BC bridge), I adore the rubber stamps--can't wait to use them (love the world traveler stamp :) and then I come across a Memories kit. It's like a thousand firecrackers went off inside. Never received anything like this. Thank you so very much for cheering me up:)
Response: I am so glad it arrived! and even more glad that you liked all the little goodies! I make candles and have so many different scents I had to guess at which you may like! :) I walked on that bridge in the post card- a wee bit terrifying haha and those kits are honestly my favourite, they are like Christmas morning-you never know what you are going to get! I hope you get lots of use and enjoyment out of everything!
schaefchen87 rated for Happy Birthday - February on Mar 16, 2016
Comment: Guess what, your swap has arrived :-) I am so happy to tell you that it did not get lost. And thank you so much for everything. The small of the candles is just amazing !
Response: Oh phewph! I am so glad it finally got there! and I am glad you like the little goodies! I started a candle business so my whole house smells like those little tea lights haha! :) Enjoy <3 thanks for the rating!
Angenita rated for C&L a letter about love on Mar 8, 2016
Comment: Your letter made me fell in love again. Thank you for this nice read. I write back to you.
Response: Awesome! I am looking forward to your letter :) thanks for the heart!

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chaari on Apr 28, 2016:

Just Because

Thanks for being a part of my group!

UrsaMinor on Oct 16, 2015:

Hi! There was a non-paper version running at the same time. Maybe I'll host them again sometime in the group.

ContraryHousewife on Aug 17, 2015:


ContraryHousewife on Jun 4, 2015:


anrtist on Apr 30, 2015:

WELCOME to the APDGroup! ;-) Please feel free to host some swaps & Join in all you will Enjoy! ;-) We try to keep a good variety and more host = that! ;-) Come in the group and play & visit & learn & inform too ;-) I hope you Enjoy the group as much as I do!
Blessings, cc

Juliajae on Apr 22, 2015:

You're so funny. I'm honored you keep joining my swaps! Thank you for that :)

Amace on Apr 5, 2015:

Happy Easter!

♥From the FRIENDLIES : ) GROUP!♥

Merrycheeza on Mar 18, 2015:

Hi Lindsay :)

I'm always excited to find other Canadians and especially students on swap bot! I think it's great that you work at the post office. A girl I was in first and second year with worked for the post office as well, she never saw any pretty mail though (I asked 😊). I also love cats bug can't have them, my reason is allergies though but I always cuddle them when I see them!

Cheers! Samara (merrycheeza)

HolisticHippieChick on Mar 16, 2015:

“However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are. It looks poorest when you are richest. The fault-finder will find faults even in paradise. Love your life, poor as it is. You may perhaps have some pleasant, thrilling, glorious hours, even in a poorhouse. The setting sun is reflected from the windows of the almshouse as brightly as from the rich man's abode; the snow melts before its door as early in the spring. I do not see but a quiet mind may live as contentedly there, and have as cheering thoughts, as in a palace.” ― Henry David Thoreau, Walden

HolisticHippieChick on Mar 16, 2015:

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. I did not wish to live what was not life, living is so dear; nor did I wish to practise resignation, unless it was quite necessary. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, to live so sturdily and Spartan-like as to put to rout all that was not life, to cut a broad swath and shave close, to drive life into a corner, and reduce it to its lowest terms.” ― Henry David Thoreau, Walden: Or, Life in the Woods

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