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.…

Marry Part 2

Snail Mail My Email Creations 2014

What a week it has been! The days leading up to November 10 were full of anticipation for me since this was my first time volunteering for Snail Mail My Email (SMME). When I got my first email request, I was really nervous and felt a little bit of pressure to perform well…what if they…

The Fourth Annual Snail Mail My Email

Update November 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the letter submission part of this project has closed early, but for a very good reason. This project received over 7,000 email submissions since Monday!! Just imagining all that mail being sent around the world is such a wonderful feeling. Once I have finished designing all of the letters assigned…

Justice League envelope

Coloring fun

Coloring, I love to color. I find it such a relaxing thing to do and the perfect outlet for colorful creativity. So, of course I couldn’t pass up the chance to participate in a coloring swap. Now, I don’t really have any coloring books in my house, especially any that would fit the request of…

Secret messages book

It’s a Secret – Coded Letters

Back in April, we moved to a new place. One of the benefits of the move is it allowed me to rediscover a few books I’d forgotten about. While unpacking books, I came across this little one. Quite the perfect thing to have since one of September’s LEP swaps was the Coded Letter Swap. While…

Month of Letters Week 2

Week two of the Month of Letters Challenge is now in the books. I am at a total of 50 pieces of mail sent, which means I sent 23 more items in week two. Two of those pieces of mail were letter requests from More Love Letters. This isn’t all of the mail, but most…