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Touristy Postcards

The first postcard is from another Nastya in Russia.  I had not noticed that I had postcards from a person with the same name.  I guess Nastya is a common name there.  She is from Astrakhan, in the south of … Continue reading

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Playing Postcard Catch Up

The first postcard today is from Karin in the Netherlands.  It’s a card she sent me in a private swap.  Karin had seen a card on postcrossing that I had sent to someone else that showed a large grassy area … Continue reading

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Postcards to Share

First let me say that this is post 987.  Only 13 to go to get to post 1000 and my miniature quilt giveaway!  It’s not too late to get in on it.  Just mail me a postcard or letter that … Continue reading

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Postcards to Show!

I have 11 Post Crossing postcards that I have not shared with you yet.  I’ll try to only show 6 in this post.  Don’t want to overload you. The first postcard comes from Germany.  I have no idea what the postcard … Continue reading

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Postcrossing Cards that fell through the Cracks

I don’t know how it happened, but somehow I have a small stack of Postcrossing postcards that I have not posted!  I could be that when it was time to post them, the photo turned out blurry and I decided … Continue reading

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Postcrossing Postcards to Share Today

I’ve been away from home for several weeks now.  Since I’ve been here, I’ve gotten a few Postcrossing postcards.  Hope you want to see them, because I want to share them! The first card is my first from Switzerland!  Rita … Continue reading

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And the Winner Is!

I went through the comments and wrote down a list of all the names who entered in the order they left their comments — giving them numbers.  There ended up being eleven different people.  Thank you all so much for entering … Continue reading

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Update on the Art Postcards

I cut the cards apart on Friday.  I loved the over all look of the whole piece of painted page, but cutting them apart into individual postcards sure changes the look of each one.  So, I had the urge to … Continue reading

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Zazzle Stamps and a Silly Contest

I recently showed you this letter that I’d gotten with a zazzle postage stamp on it.  Let me tell you, seeing that stamp — well, it started something!  I wanted that stamp, for one thing!  But I couldn’t find it on the zazzle … Continue reading

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Postage and the Cost of it All

Years ago — OK, many years ago, I used to get a little irritated if I bought a greeting card that had an envelope with “extra postage required”  on it.  It didn’t keep me from buying the card and I … Continue reading

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