Monthly Archives: October 2011

Coming and Going — In the Mail

This day is just flying by!  If I don’t hustle, I won’t get this posted and then I don’t know when it will happen. The weekend was wonderful, relaxing and fun.  On Saturday, I wrote a couple of letters and … Continue reading

Posted in 52 weeks of mail, family, friends, in the mail, letter writing, mail art, momma

Happy, Happy Birthday to You and You!

Today is my momma’s birthday and my hubby’s birthday.  It would have been my daddy’s birthday too, but he passed in ’95.  I’m not with Momma or hubby this year.  I’m still in Oklahoma with my son and grandchildren.  I’m … Continue reading

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Helping Schools the Easy Way

I believe I’ve told you that my grandchildren are going to school in a more financially disadvantaged school district this year.  This school does not have many of the things that schools in neighboring areas around here have and take for granted.  The … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Gratitude

I’m grateful today…. that all of the grandkids are healthy and in school that we’ve had rain recently that I got to visit with my friend Beth via skype yesterday that the Texas Rangers are in the play offs and … Continue reading

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One More Mail Art Letter

There is so much to show when I get letters from some of these mail artists.  Pamela of CappuccinoAndArtJournal is just that type of mail artist!  Wow!  She goes all out each and every time.  I don’t always know how … Continue reading

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Really Cool Mail Art Letter

I love getting good old-fashioned mail — in the mailbox — brought to me by a human being.  I love it!  It doesn’t matter what kind it is, my heart skips a beat and I get a thrill right down … Continue reading

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Outgoing Mail — Week 1 of 52

In celebration of World Post Day, which was October 9th, I’m mailing out letters and cards today!  I could have dropped them in the mailbox on Sunday the 9th, but they wouldn’t have hit the road until today anyway, so today it … Continue reading

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Global Celebrations for Kiva’s 6th Birthday!

Please join the Kiva Community this October in one of the 10 participating cities and help them celebrate 6 years of making loans to deserving entrepreneurs around the world!  Come meet Kiva enthusiasts in your community and celebrate the global movement … Continue reading

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I Wish I Could Sit a Fence

My momma can sit on a fence better than any person I know.  My sister and I would get into arguments and there was momma — sitting on that fence — not taking sides.  She’d listen to each of us.  … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Mail

Now, this is right up my alley!  I was reading the Letter Writers Alliance blog when I saw this mention of “52 Weeks of Mail” it’s a project on facebook by the Etsy Greetings Team which is being kicked off on World … Continue reading

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