Swap-bot Time: May 17, 2022 6:17 am


Date Joined: July 7, 2011
Last Online: May 16, 2022
Birthday: August 31
Country: United States
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About Me

*** i dont know why people take so long to rate or they just dont rate at all....... YES i am one of those people that uses tracking on the bigger swaps that is going out***

i have 2 grown kids...(Izaak age 39 and Cynthia age 37).i have 4 grandkids.( princeton 13 yrs, AJ 10yrs ...Sofia 9 yrs and Sadie 7 years)

i grew up as a military brat..my dad was in the navy for 30 yrs so we moved around a bit...i grew up in portsmouth, virginia, lived in raleigh ,n.carolina, jacksonville, florida, denver,colorado, littlerock,arkansas, and a few texas towns...i lived in Yemen (middle east for almost 3 years ) .i have visited Yale, Manhattan, SanDiego, Georgia, Mexico and Egypt.... .

i live about 5 minutes outside of sanantonio, texas... i am a Virgo married to a Gemini..(he is my 3rd husband)

**i try to donate minimum 10 inches of hair yearly to Locks of Love...

i am a registered Organ Donor

A - Z of Wishlist and Likes

  • ATC envelopes and backs, altered rolodex cards
  • black cats, birds ( from cards or calendars ), BLINGY stuff, bus cards ( used )
  • Coraline the movie, choco cat, crazy house items, coffee: flavored ones. crows. coupons : cat items and cat food, covergirl, angel soft toilet paper, yogurt, cereal, cereal bars, oatmeal, energy bars,
  • dia de los muertos, die cuts, draw something on my iphone
  • emily the strange and her cats, elves ( creepy and cute ones ), earth tone colors are the best, ETSY
  • foreign papers from books, fairies, FALL
  • gnomes, gardening, garden seeds, grouchy cat
  • HALLOWEEN, hello kitty, handstamped metal charms
  • IPhone games, India anything from there, insane asylum souvenirs, Instagram
  • jack o lanterns , jack skellington
  • K: keroppi frog
  • Lenore, locks of love hair donation
  • maps, moon faces, Marie Laveau, mary engelbreit, middle east items
  • New Orleans, Nightmare before Christmas movie and characters
  • Olivia the pig
  • Pinterest, postcards, purple glue sticks
  • Queen items ( tiaras, stamps..etc)
  • Rolodex is flat
  • skulls, siamese cats, skellanimals, series swaps
  • Tea: chocolate, orange spice, anise, cranberry, ginger lemon. TV Shows: walking dead, amazing race, survivor, top chef, master chef, chopped, cutthroat kitchen, devious maids, under the dome, defiance, american horror story, forever, gracepoint, red band society, the good witch movie series, bates motel,
  • U: underdog
  • Voodoo, virgo
  • Witchy items, Wizard of Oz
  • Zines, zombies

MISC. stuff

  • don't send gum or other candies UNLESS it is in a swap requirement or swap listing

  • don't need any religious/spiritual items...no matter what your religion beliefs are...

  • that really odd moment when you open an envelope swap and they are sending you the item that you created and had sent to them in another swap earlier in the year...WTF?

Favorite Books

My favorite authors are; .- Banana yoshimoto .- Naguib Mahfouz .- Mary stewart .- Nora Roberts .- Laura childs .- Barbara Bretton .- Roald Dahl

I like culinary mysteries. Cozy mysteries. Witchy type of stories. Young adult books also.

Red truck

This past Christmas made me start to love red truck theme... cards, ribbons, anything red truck theme. And the hallmark Christmas movies.

Jan 2022

My son in law died unexpectedly. I am spending more time with my daughter and her 3 kids in Austin.


teejlc rated for Traveling sticker book 40 on May 9, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the great sticker book! The stickers you sent were so fun too and I really appreciate them! What a fun surprise!
SterlingRose rated for Traveling sticker book 39 on May 6, 2022
Vickyen rated for Chunk O Cardboard - April 2022 on May 3, 2022
Comment: Hi Yvonne! I am not sure what your chunk is from but it is pretty dang cute! So glad you garden is growing - the heat has some advantages maybe?! All the best! Hugs and Happy Swapping! ;)
Response: Mexican chocolate cakes like Ho hos
Comment: Thanks for sending this mini art journal! The work already added is wonderful, and I look forward to adding my page.
RedheadLady rated for Chunk O Cardboard - April 2022 on Apr 28, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the great PIXAR chunk. So cute.
teresats rated for Chunk O Cardboard - April 2022 on Apr 27, 2022
Comment: Hi Yvonne, Thanks for the Pixar card! I love it! I'd never heard of your town, so I looked it up and see you're in the San Antonio-ish area. I'm in zone 8a and still have a lot of planting to do. Happy spring and stay cool!
kssunlover1947 rated for Coloring Collab 2022 #3 on Apr 26, 2022
Comment: Thank you for sending this swap. I will be coloring a section and sending it on to my partner for the 2022 #4 swap.
Comment: Hello Yvonne! Thank you for starting your traveling notebook! I just received it and I’m very excited to write in it. I am always struggling with my shadow side and spooky things so it is a perfect journal theme for me. Happy Swapping!
Comment: Thanks for the letter and the postcard. Good luck on your journey! I know how hard it is. Be proud of yourself every step of the way.
Comment: your goldfish is fantastic - such a great match for the starter's cover!
Response: Thank you ;)
Comment: Will pass along the 2 travelers. Thank you.
tamtamlee rated for ME: A TO Z on Mar 15, 2022
Comment: Thanks for sharing
Comment: Happy to pass along!
sweetgypsy rated for RAK Destash #1 - March 2022 on Mar 14, 2022
Comment: Have a great week! :)
Comment: Thanks for sending these cards my way. Looks like I’ll be sending one home.
pernie123 rated for A Simple Woman's Daybook on Mar 3, 2022
Comment: You sent me a little book. Creative! Thank you.
Response: Thanks for the rating
cynthiawhatever rated for a month of thoughts on Feb 16, 2022
Comment: I loved reading your January Journal! Thank you for letting me see the honest part of your world. You had me laughing, thinking and almost crying by the end. I am so sorry your world got flipped literally upside down. Sending so much love.
Response: Thank you. We’re trying to be strong.
Comment: Thanks. 💜
Ace330660 rated for Round Robin Traveling PC Swap #51 on Feb 3, 2022
Comment: Thanks for the pcs ! I will gladly pass them along !
Comment: Thanks, Wingy! Love the loteria cards! your page is very cool! It will be fun to add next to it.

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wolfeagle on Dec 28, 2021:


Wishing you a fantastic 2022!

teejlc on Aug 30, 2021:

Thank you so much for returning my coloring collab postcard! I wasn’t sure how people would feel about coloring bugs, haha! I’m happy everyone played along and the final product is really pretty. 🪲

LavenderSprinkles on Apr 14, 2021:

Thanks for the message! My seeds are already sprouting! ❤️

LavenderSprinkles on Apr 6, 2021:

Oh my goodness!!!! Thanks so much for the lovely garden seeds!!!! I feel so blessed!!!

Poohtat on May 1, 2020:

CurlyTea on Aug 31, 2018:

Happy Birthday!

CurlyTea on Sep 1, 2017:

ladydy5 on Feb 26, 2017:

I check my groups and noticed your 1 rating. That is exactly why I do not do International in my groups. Hope you will do a group swap for 9 Little Pockets that is up now.

bjmonroe on Nov 23, 2016:

picupurcross on Nov 3, 2016:

Hey Yvonne! I'm back on the Bot and just wanted to say hi! Hope you're having a great week. Hugs from MO, Joy

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