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#1 of 15 Old 06-27-2008, 05:32 PM - Thread Starter
 
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So far I have:

salt_phoenix
Juise
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TeenyToona
Jezzy
PlayaMama
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peace_laughing
birthmommom
ema-adama
sarahn4639
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noordinaryspider
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cwoodard
nausicaamom

The Exchange is NOW CLOSED.


ANYONE WHO WANTS TO BE PART OF THE POSTCARD EXCHANGE, PM ME YOUR SNAIL MAIL ADDRESS.
I will put all the addresses together and send them to everyone else.

Send at least ONE postcard or home-made card to EACH person on the list. You may go through the list once or 10 times, but send AT LEAST ONE to EACH person on the list.
Once it's off and running, you are on your own.

Cut off date for getting on the list will be Sunday, July 6.

Take your time if you are making hand made cards. There is no deadline on SENDING cards. I just ask that you SEND THEM. :-)

Hopefully that sounds okay to everyone.

Different drummer dancing with 3 kids in 3 decades.
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#2 of 15 Old 06-27-2008, 05:40 PM
 
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Cool!! Just popping in to say that mine will be store bought as I have no arts/craft abilities...

I can't wait!

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I'm in!

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#4 of 15 Old 06-28-2008, 04:49 AM
 
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Me too

Helen mum to five and mistress of mess and mayhem, making merry and mischief til the sun goes down.
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I sure wish that i hade the time to make cards but i dont think that i do. sorry mamas

anyone else just love this smiley?:i do!
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I'm already trying to think of what I'm going to make OUT of the cards/postcards I get! :
Yes I love that smilie!

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For those who don't think they have craft abilities-most craft stores (Michael's, Joanne's, etc...) sell kits with all the paper and do dads to make 'hand made' cards. I looking forward to pulling all my stamps, ink, etc out.

This is an awesome smiley....:

Heather-Mom to Kendall Elizabeth 11/24/00 :. Eli James 01/28/08 :nana:, and Quinn Erin 05/03/09 :
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Okay, mine are going to be late but I'm in as long as I can do weird stuff like writing "Having a wonderful time, wish you were here" on the back of a collage of pictures of protestors getting tazered or making postcards out of dd's generic sposie tampon boxes.

A postcard can be anything you want it to be as long as it is aproximately 4" x 6" and has a stamp and an address on it.

I can't believe I'm getting the opportunity to express my inner freak with the US Postal system again! I was seriously in a long distance relationship for almost five years that began on the back of a postcard. It was strange and ultimately apocalyptic, but never boring.
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loast time i made mine out of cardboard and had lazlo draw on them and then put a picture of all of us. i love the creativity!!!

eh. who needs a signature?
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Me too
well you gotta send me an addy, mama!

WOW! 16 so far!!!! I can't WAIT for the postcards...I haven't had that much mail in THREE years.

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I PM'd you with my address Count me in!

Cynthia

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Can I play too? PM-ing my address now...
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The post card exchange is now CLOSED.

I didn't get a pm with an addy from one of you that said you wanted in.
I guess you must have changed your mind?

ANYWAY... PM with the master address list will come out today. If somehow I didn't get your info on the list, PLEASE, LET ME KNOW!!!!

Can't wait!
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#14 of 15 Old 07-09-2008, 10:05 PM
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awww this sounds like such a good idea, I wish I could have joined!
I was on vacation....

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I just sent my postcards out

Sorry mama's that they aren't self made. ( I love making stuff like cards and what not ) but I just don't have the time
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