Monthly Archives: March 2012

Honor a WW2 Veteran with a Letter!

I read a post on the Letter Writers Alliance a little while ago that made me grab my fountain pen and my paper!  It was a mail call for the Honor Flight of Chicago’s World War 2 Veterans to see the Washington … Continue reading

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Absolute Delight!

   I LOVE getting postcards from kids, written by kids!  Pure, absolute delight!

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Catching Up

I sent this envelope to my niece.  One of my granddaughters may have stamped the mermaid on the envelope.  Whoever did it, did not get the face, so I provided one.  Noses are not my strong suit and I forgot … Continue reading

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Some Mail

I’ve gotten quite a few postcrossing postcards since I last showed them to you. This first one comes from Yuliya.  She lives in the small town of Ternople in the Western part of the Ukraine.  She shares that she also … Continue reading

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More Gratitiude

I am grateful…. for bird songs for the passage of time making bad things easier for good sleep for telephones that bring the voices of loved ones for the resilience of kids and their ability to make poop jokes for the … Continue reading

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Gratitude

If you read my last post, you know that I was not in the best of moods when I wrote it.  Yesterday didn’t go as I had planned, not all the way around.  It was just an “off” day.  Nothing … Continue reading

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My Moody Blues

I’ll admit it, I’m in a bit of a mood.  Every single time my grandchildren come down to see their momma’s side of the family, my oldest granddaughter ends up crying for at least a couple of weeks after the … Continue reading

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More Goodies

I did go back to that estate sale yesterday.  There were several things I had hoped to get at a lower price.  Unfortunately, they had all sold by the time I got there.  Including the red sofa that sold for … Continue reading

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Score!

My momma called last night to tell me that she had found an estate sale for us to go to today.  On my way over to pick her up, I passed another estate sale and a church garage sale!  I actually bought … Continue reading

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Calling all Letter Writers!

Way back in June of 2011 I started a Circle Letter project with some of my first cousins in an effort to get reacquainted with them.  It’s been a rather hit and miss proposition.  I wrote my letter and sent it off … Continue reading

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