Plant assortment

First Time Garden Adventures

Growing up, my mom always had a garden of some type, but I was never really interested in them and somehow managed to kill some of my indoor plants (horrible, I know). My thoughts on gardens have changed quite a bit and since we moved into a place that actually gives me the option to…

Astro Ice Cream

Astronaut Ice Cream

For the past four weeks, I have had the joy of receiving the LWA RSVP Space themed mailings as curated by the truly awesome Donovan. In one of the mailings, I was dared to either eat or slap on a label and mail some astronaut ice cream. It was very tempting to try it myself (I’ve…

84 Charing Cross Road

84, Charing Cross Road

One of my favorite things about the LWA is that there is now a book club. How awesome is that?! The first book we read was 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff, a series of letters exchanged between Helene and Frank Doel (and a few others) of a bookstore at 84, Charing Cross Road.…

Pony Express

Celebrating the Pony Express

Today marks the 155th anniversary of the Pony Express, which was pivotal in increasing the speed of mail delivery in the U.S. I think it must have been an exciting time in which to send mail, as you could not only send/ receive mail within 14 days, but there certainly was an added element of…

Flow Book for Paper Lovers 2

Flow Book for Paper Lovers 2

I can’t remember how, but early in 2014 I was introduced to the Flow Book for Paper Lovers – a book full of stationery goodies from cover to cover. You’ll find stationery, postcards, stickers, cut-outs, labels, wrapping paper sheets and much, much more. Even though I still have not used all of the goodies from…

Minion Valentine

LetterMo Fun 2015

Another LetterMo has come and gone, and I’m definitely inspired to create and send more mail as March gets started. LetterMo 2015 got off to a great start for me. I wrote and sent a few letters and postcards in the first week, and I was all psyched for the weekend because the LWA Social…

LetterMo2015

Month of Letters Challenge 2015

It’s that time of year again, the time to send out as much mail as you can in 28 days! In just four days, the Month of Letters Challenge (known as LetterMo for short) will begin! This will be my third year participating and I am just as excited as I was in 2013. For me,…