Category Archives: blogs I’ve found and loved

Update on miniature quilt contest

Months ago, I held a contest to help save my local post office.  I sent the winner of the contest the quilt a while back and then promptly forgot to show you the completed mini.  Here it is…. It went … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, contest, in the mail, miniature quilts | Tagged | 2 Comments

Great Idea I Stole — Help Save My Post Office!

Thanks to the Letter Writers Alliance for pointing me to this wonderful post by Jane Davies, artist and owner of the Post Office in Rupert, VT.  (Can you imagine owning a charming post office?  I couldn’t until I saw the … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, exchange, in the mail, letter writing, post cards, writing | 1 Comment

Bucket List 2013

Yesterday I looked at an interesting blog.  Bucket List Publications is full of stories about bucket list achievements and bucket list dreams.  I was truly inspired as I read it.  The thing about the blog and Lesley that inspired me the … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, Christmas, de-clutter, family birthdays, fitness, fountain pen, heart shaped rock, letter writing, me, niece, Thanksgiving

Overheard

There is an art blog that I love for many reasons.  Artsyville is loads of fun to read and I love to see all of Aimee’s amazing doodle creativity and the lists she has.  She has a great etsy shop where I often … Continue reading

Posted in artist, birthday, blogs I've found and loved, family birthdays, favorite quotes, grandkids, love, quote

My Cousin’s Blog!

I’ve been slow to post lately.  Well, actually, I’ve been slow to post for a good long while now.  It’s been a struggle for some reason.  There are actually several possible good reasons why it’s been a struggle, but I’m … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, cousins, family | 3 Comments

The Kreativ Blogger Award

I got a surprise tonight!  I got an email/blog comment that I had been nominated for a Kreativ Blogger Award by Amy of the blog Pen Names and Other Escapes.  Thank you Amy!  I’ve never been nominated for a Blogger … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, happy, lists | 3 Comments

Monday’s Mail

Here is what is going out today, Monday.  (My hand is hurting at the moment from all the writing and it doesn’t even look like that much in this little stack here.) First is an envelope that I decorated by hand … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, envelopes, in the mail, letter writing, post cards, postcrossing, stamps, writing

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

Posted in beautiful, blogs I've found and loved, envelopes, exchange, friends, in the mail, letter writing, mail art, stationery | 2 Comments

I Have Letters to Write!

I don’t even know if I can catch up on all of the mail I’ve gotten that I haven’t shared with you yet.  WordPress seems to go nuts if I try to load too many photos in one post.  Let’s … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, envelopes, family, fountain pen, friends, grandson, in the mail, ink, Joan, pen pals, stationery | 6 Comments

In the Mail

I’m behind on showing you what I’ve gotten in the mail since coming here to Oklahoma.  It’s difficult to get some time to myself to post on the blog since my arrival here.  So many things to do during the … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, creativity, friends, in the mail, letter writing, post cards, stamps, writing | 4 Comments