Monthly Archives: June 2011

Circle Letter — in the mail

I had intended to take a photo of the circle letter I mailed off this morning, but I forgot.  What is a circle letter, you ask?  Well, I’ll tell you, because I’m quite excited about it!  A circle letter is … Continue reading

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A New Pen and Stationery

I need to see pretty today.  So, I decided it was a good day to show you my new fountain pen and my new stationery! I’ve wanted a fountain pen for years.  I’ve drooled over them and window shopped, but … Continue reading

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No New Blog for Writing

I’ve been toying with the idea of a new blog.  It would have been about letter writing and all things related to it.  I’ve decided not to start a third blog though and just continue to add those things to my … Continue reading

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I really Do

I’ve mentioned a couple of times that scorpions have been really bad this summer.  I’ve told friends in the past that when I see one, I pick it up with a tissue and then flush it down the toilet.  Most … Continue reading

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Happy Mailbox

I got two postcrossing cards in yesterday’s mail.  See, I’m trying to stay on top of them now and not overload you with days on end of postings about them at once.  Our first card today comes from Sioux Falls, … Continue reading

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First Attempt at making Bags

When I went to my recent quilt retreat, I took several projects to work on.  I first attempted to make miniature pineapple blocks — this time in a new color scheme — grey and yellow, but that didn’t help.  I’m … Continue reading

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Cluttered Mind

I warned you all that I wouldn’t be posting as often for a while.  I’m glad I did because as you can see, I’m not.  I haven’t felt the need to say a lot lately, but my mind is cluttered … Continue reading

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Postcrossing Cards Day 4

This post will catch us up for a bit on the postcrossing postcards.  At least until I go to the post office again.  The first card today is from Austria and shows a great cat photo!  The translation is: “Just … Continue reading

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Day 3 of Catching up on PostCrossing Mail

The first postcard for today is from Malaysia and shows the Boh Tea Plantations of the Cameron Highlands.  The card comes from Kim who lives in Kuching, Sarawak.  She says she likes photography, but hasn’t been able to turn her … Continue reading

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Day 2 of Postcard Catching Up

Our first postcard today comes from Gdansk, Poland.  The translation for the front of the card is “The Neptun Fountain on the Long Market”.  Jalin lives in Gdansk and the fountain is downtown.   I like the sepia colors of this postcard … Continue reading

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