Thursday, May 24, 2012

Dropping off thee letters and postcards

That is what I did today! Also picked up alot of the great Canadian stamp packs that have been released recently . I would like to get my hands on some vintage unused stamps . Anyways ! Here is my outgoing ! :

1) postcard for postcrossing
2) this is the first air mail envelope I've sent a letter in. I know I'm behind the times .
3)great little envelope I re used from an order I had from etsy .
4) this is one of my collaged envelopes I made . I really like this one :) hope they do too.
5) this letter looks kind of delicate .
6) I got these postcards at a recent thrift haul! Lovely vintage Canadian postcards . So of course I sent them out.
7) another one of my collaged envelopes ! I have alot of fun making these . Doesn't the birthday stamps look good with it ?
8). This is the back of picture #4
9 this is for a mail art swap via swap bot hope they like it !!!

Lookie what has been delivered to me

Hello! Great mail week this far . I have been quite busy with writing letters and I am now caught up! My pen pals spoil me so and I hope they like my things I tuck in <3

1) postcard from the Netherlands .
2) postcard from Bangkok ! The back is super cute too !
3)my second letter from L. :)
4) eeeee!! Isn't this letter divine !! It's like candy !!!
5)close up of the stamps on the letter
6) back of the letter ! The cuteness ever ends !!

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Handing it over

Do any of you get a slight tinge of worry when you hand your letters over to a human behind the desk of Canada post? It seems like some of the workers are angry about letters and stamps ! I'm not saying all of the workers because there is some that seem very happy to take your mail and make sure its delivered . Anyways this is my outgoing . I did it again too ! I forgot to take photos of one of my
Outgoing letters and. 2 of my postcards :( I am working on a few letters that I will post in a few days :)
1) and 2) are two letters and 3) and 4) are postcards . 4) is my reply to Laura ly to our correspondance via postcard , and 3) is a homemade postcard I made glueing an old extra photo to an index card . The photo is of my leg , my brother Riley's leg and my sons leg .

In the good ol mailbox

Black and rusty as ever it holds my lovely mail I recieve . Ok I exaggerate a bit it's not that rusty , but a bit. So here it is ! How was everyones mailboxes ?

1) postcard via from Florida .
2)postcard from Singapore via
3) my second letter back from my new pen pal Sarah . The first letter is always exciting when you recieve from a new pen pal , but when you get a second or third it gets even more exciting because you know that correspondance is happening .... Ok yeah duh hahaha .
4) neat postcard via from Ukraine , they are a sports reporter !
5)postcard from laura ly from we are doing a new thing pen pal postcards to try out a faster way of communicating let's see how it goes !!
6) I've never got a vertical postcard before and than I got a postcard from Taiwan and thats how I got a vertical postcard !
7) super awesome letter from a fellow BC lady . The envelope was huge !!
8) look at this ! Such a neat envelope that m. Created ! From Ireland :)
9) and! New pen pal! This is for a long letter swap I did from swap bot . It was for a long letter swap because I <3 long letters :D isn't this such a beautiful purple of an envelope ! My first purple letter !

Monday, May 7, 2012

Incoming mail happy yay

Trust me that post title is very enthusiastic ! But for some reason when I use punctuation in my titles everything goes crazy!!! So I'm very happy for all my incoming mail and yay here are the descriptions of each.
1) 1 out of 4 postcards I got from my new pen pal in Ireland :)
2) new pen pal
3) titanic postcard 2 of 4
4) close up of stamp on the titanic post card. Creepy kewl Victorian lady .
5) 3 of 4 titanic postcard
6) second type of titanic stamp from Ireland postcard
7) oh my gosh I love this post card !!! Isn't this random weird tree kewl !!
8) my first pen pal that responded from penpaloftheweek :) just came in today!!
9) retro looking awesome postcard I got via seriously as the time goes on with me using the only thing I have to complain about is I rarely get a well filled out postcard from postcrossing !!
10) postcard kewl!
11) close up of awesome stamps
Of postcard seen In picture 18
12) reply to my wonderful pen pal :) I love her address labels .
13) close up of stamp . It's angry birds
14) 4th titanic postcard .
15) I love this postcard! Look at all those Victorian ladies !! It's like they are crossing the road like they are the beatles!! But theyre not !
16) close up of lovely stamp from
17)close up of stamps on postcard <3

18) a swap I recieved via swap bot . Lovely air mail ness
19)super fashionable postcard!
20) haha love this letter I recieved from my pen pal! Isnt this decorated envelope so funny !!


Lots and lots of outgoing ! I haven't had a chance to post the goodies ! Here is a description for each piece of mail and numbered as it goes like I usually do.
1) pile of mail with a homemade postcard of my dad near a fire.
2) back of letter I'm sending as a reply to a new potential pen pal :)
3) postcard I made . I used the back of a stamp pack and cardstock. I love the back of the Canadian stamp packs .
4)mail art to my pen pal :)
5) back of envelope . I got this awesome stationary from my new pen pal :)
6) 3 postcards I made with photographs that I'm sending around the world . They are of me and my love and because of it being our 10 ear anniversary on may 14th I thought it would be kewl to send our love out to the universe . Corny. Yes I know, but it's how I roll.
7)letter to my pen pal. The envelopes are from syrup threads.
8) home made envelope
9)postcard I made from an old stationary box I got from my great grandma.
10) postcard I made from an old photograph of BC mountains. Blurry photograph taken me being a passenger in my vehicle and than I glued on the back of a Canadian stamp pack.
11) homemade envelope.
12) this is the front for picture # 2 picture .
13) this is the front of #5
14) another home made envelope I made :) going to pen pal :)