Category Archives: in the mail

More Random cards

The first card I’ll be sharing with you today is of storks.  It comes from Dmitri in Belarus.  He says that storks are a symbol of Belarus and that the local people like storks very much.  They think it’s lucky … Continue reading

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No Rhyme or Reason

I picked these postcards to show you today because I found their photos easily.  There is absolutely no rhyme or reason to the ones I’ve picked to share today. The first card is from Billie in Florida, USA.  It shows … Continue reading

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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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A few favorite postcards today

I got this one in the mail just recently.  I laughed out loud when I looked at it!  Love this one!  “Pet Wars” is from Sarah in Oregon.  She says she’s never visited Texas, but would love to one day.  She also says they … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween in Postcards

Halloween is so different now than it was when I was a kid!  In my opinion, it’s not nearly as fun.  It’s not as safe for kids to actually Trick or Treat door to door as we did.  The costumes … Continue reading

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Every once in a while — I feel uncomfortable

I write letters too.  I’m not just a postcard person.  Occasionally, I attempt to start a pen pal relationship with someone I meet on postcrossing.  One such person lives in China.  He and I wrote a few letters back and forth, … Continue reading

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Some of my very favorites!

I absolutely love the artwork of Inge Löök!   She’s from Helsinki, Finland.  Her delightful art of mature women is affectionately called the “old ladies” postcards on postcrossing.    I’ve shown one other postcard of her artwork.  Click here if you’d like to see … Continue reading

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Some “typical” Single view postcards

Vilniaus, Lithuania There is nothing wrong with a typical, touristy postcard.  I like getting them because I probably have not been to the city or town they show. This first one is a typical night view of the city.  Just … Continue reading

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A few Postcards to share

Here is another postcard that I just love!  It shows Post Office slogans and logos from around the world!  Love, love, love!  This great card comes from Galja in Moscow, Russia.  Galja is a biochemist.  Her favorite books are “To Kill a … Continue reading

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A few Self Made Postcards!!!

This first postcard is one of those one in a million type things.  It’s a postcrossing card and it came from someone I used to work with about a million years ago!  Over the years, I’ve learned that a few people … Continue reading

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