Category Archives: envelopes

Making Envelopes

Sometimes, I get a postcrossing request to send a postcard in an envelope.  I don’t know what size I’d actually need to have on hand to accommodate a 4 x 6 inch postcard, but I don’t have them.  So, when … Continue reading

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Books and Mail

I finished reading the book I told you about last time — Making Piece a memoir  of love, loss and pie by Beth M. Howard.  I loved this book!  I did  not want it to end.  Maybe it’s because I … Continue reading

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Just a little Fun

I’m headed to the Post Office in a few minutes, but wanted to share this envelope with you.  I’m trying to keep my creative juices trickling a bit.  Need to be making me some mail art and haven’t made time … Continue reading

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One More Thing About this Envelope

The “PlRR” written on it stands for Peace, love, Rock and Roll.  That’s from my granddaughter herself.  Also according to what I could find, “Coraux” is French and translates to coral.  She got it off of some shell stickers (or were they cards … Continue reading

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Delightful Mail Art

I had intended to write yesterday about how lonely my mail box was last week.  Then we had a big old storm roll through and knock out our power for at least an hour.  It just happened to be the hour … Continue reading

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Other Things Do Happen

I don’t mean for this blog to be just about mail and things related, but it sure seems to be lately.  Other things do happen around here, but just not many of them recently that I care to talk about.  So, until other blog … Continue reading

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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

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Talk about this “Old” Lady’s Mind and Luck

Remember the envelope I showed recently that I said I’d be mailing soon?  Well, I mailed it off today with wonderful old postage attached.  The only problem was that I somehow managed to mis-count the amount of postage on the envelope.  I blame it … Continue reading

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A Little More Mail Headed Out

I did get a little mail too.  I recently joined the Letter Writers Alliance.  I got the welcome packet in the mail this week!  I love how they packaged it all up.  Canceled postage stamps and rubber stamped all over, … Continue reading

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Trying to get Caught Up

Who is getting this?  You?  Or You?  (I did have to add two more stamps at the PO.)  I had intended to wait until the recipient received the package, but I didn’t have anything else to say today and I was … Continue reading

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