Christmas baubles

Christmas Mail 2014

Inspired by Julie’s post on Christmas Mail, I decided to share the cards I received to celebrate the holidays last year (it’s funny to say that when it was only about a week or so ago). Sending and receiving Christmas (or holiday) cards is one of my favorite things about the holiday season and I…

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…

Gummy Bear postcard

A Month of Postcards

One of the swaps we did for July in the LEP was a month of postcards. Each week we had to send a postcard answering a specific question to our partner. My partner was Jessica in Missouri. These are the postcards we sent each other. What I love about this swap is that it’s a great…

Good Mail Day

A Good Mail Day

I finally decided to add this wonderful mail art book to my arsenal of mail supplies. It goes over everything you could need to get started on some mail art projects – from making envelopes and mailing “naked” objects to penpal etiquette – and is definitely inspires me to think outside the envelope for my…

Incoming

It has been a few months since I’ve shared mail that has come and gone, mostly because in April we moved. Moving can be such a fun process, but there was about a three week period where I didn’t get any mail. I think mostly because the post office was figuring out my mail forwarding…

Disney Villain Puzzle

Puzzle Letters and Random Objects

Oh the wonders of sending things through the mail. As I delve deeper into the world of penpaling, I am falling more in love with all the possibilities for sending things through the mail. Sending mail usually calls postcards, greeting cards, and letters to mind. Ways of decorating these are endless, but you can go…