Category Archives: fountain pen

Later…on The First

I had more gratitude to write down today.  In the past, I’ve waited until the day was done to write down the things I was grateful for, but I wanted to truly focus on gratitude all day long, so I … Continue reading

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What I’ll be doing today — Sunday

As I told you recently, Sunday is my favorite day of the week.  Today I’ll be writing postcards and letters.  I have several thank you notes I want to write and a letter to answer, plus I can now mail … Continue reading

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A List for Today

Since getting my new fountain pen in late October, I’ve been writing more letters.  Here is a list of who I’ve written to, so far: Catherine Kari Martha (got a letter from her earlier this week, writing a second letter … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday

Sunday is my favorite day of the week.  I find it very relaxing and rejuvenating.  I prefer to stay home in my jammies and do whatever I really want to do. On my favorite Sundays, I watch Sunday Morning on … Continue reading

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Mailing out to Postcrossing Folks

After writing my last post asking you to help me save my post office, I realized that I needed to do more myself.  I had been active in postcrossing until a few months ago when I started my jewelry business.  … Continue reading

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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

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The Second of my New (Vintage) Fountain Pens!

Today I’m going to show you my new vintage Parker Vacumatic Fountain Pen!  I won this beauty on eBay recently.  I shared with you in a previous post how I came to be looking at Vacumatic pens.  Little did I know that reading that … Continue reading

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The First of my New (Vintage) Fountain Pens!

Let me introduce you to my lovely Dawn Grey Esterbrook SJ series fountain pen!  I won it on eBay over the weekend.  (It came with the 1554 nib and I bought the 9668 nib over the weekend also.)  It arrived in … Continue reading

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Danger? — No Kidding!

I’ll soon have two new fountain pens to share with you!

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Danger, Danger!

I try to stay away from eBay.  I really do.  I love auctions.  Live auctions are a real weakness for me.  I have to be really careful.  Some folks have gambling problems.  In a way, I do too.  To me, … Continue reading

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