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ChrisAnne

ChrisAnne
Date Joined: February 18, 2015
Last Online: September 17, 2019
Birthday: August 4
Country: United States
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About Me

Patience Please Since Tinypic is no longer a hosting option for my photos, I am in process of switching to another host. This is not as easy of a process as I thought it would be. I'll get it done as soon as I can.

Hubby and I work together as cottage parents with at-risk kids. We work specifically with middle school-aged boys and love it!

Our own children are grown. Our oldest, a wonderful daughter teaches pre-school.

Our youngest, a son, has two children of his own both with August birthdays like hubby and I.

Favorites:

Valuable: My Christian faith

Color: purple

beverage: Cherry Pepsi

person: my amazing husband

Bible book: James

flower: daisy

Candy: Bottlecaps & Spree

School Subject: English (I taught for several years.)

Book Character: Curious George

Snack Foods: Twinkies or Popcorn

Music: Southern Gospel & Contemporary Christian

Television: Law & Order (all versions)
And I must confess to being a reality tv junkie!

Odds & Ends: magnets, dog treats, fuzzy socks,

Random Weirdness about me.

I am allergic to chocolate.

I have arthritis, lupus and fibromyalgia which slows me down, but doesn't stop me.

I grew up in the north, but now live in Florida. And we moved down here to take a job, not to retire.

Candles burning in my house makes me happy.

I LOVE to rearrange furniture; it tortures me to leave it for more than a month or two at a time.

I really do NOT understand the Kawaii craze.

I'm allergic to mushrooms.

Birds creep me out. Seriously, they terrify me.

I'm addicted to my planner even though I keep changing the page design I use.

I had never seen washi until I discovered Swap-Bot.

Things I would love to receive

*Fabric of any size, shape, color, style, or pattern. I am obsessed with quilting and fabric crafting. Some of my favorites are polka dots, purples, and plaids. Any dog-related or American patriotic fabric is also awesome!

*Sewing supplies like thread, pins, quilt batting, interfacing, buttons, and any other sewing items you have but will never use. Even open, partial packages are such a sweet blessing to receive.

*Air Force or patriotic items - anything!

*Grandma items as I became a "Gammaw" in August 2015 and a second time in August 2018. *Washi Tape, actually any deco/art tape. This is a new addiction since joining Swap Bot. How did I not know about this amazing stuff before??? LOVE IT!!

*Anything Curious George. A few years ago for our anniversary my hubby bought me a large hardbound book with several Curious George stories bound together. Best gift ever!

Things I prefer NOT to receive

I really hate to have this section, but with my medical history I must.

Please nothing scented. This includes perfumes, lotions, anything! My lupus makes me extremely sensitive to smell. What seems pleasant and mild to you could cause me problems. Candles with a fruity or nature scent are great. If they are too strong for me, my daughter loves to steal them from me.

For the same reason, please do not send anything with smoke or mildew residue or smell. I had a serious reaction not long ago.

Due to a recent medical diagnosis, I am no longer allowed to drink any coffee or tea so I would prefer not to receive these.

And on the weird side, I am allergic to chocolate so I may be the only woman on the planet who would not like to receive chocolate.

I am a Christian so I prefer not to receive anything that is in opposition to my faith. But don't worry, if you do, forgive and move forward is my motto.

My Craftiness

My first love is quilting. I love the creativeness and variety that comes with this great art form.

I also love sewing items like Bible covers, pillows, curtains, mug rugs, pot holders, tote bags, and other little surprises for my friends and the kids we work with.

I am a beginner at paper crafting, but I am liking the fun of creating my own cards to share. I have always loved sending cards, and creating my own is so much fun!

Ratings

glennasgarden rated for TCHH ~ Washi/Deco Tape on Sep 12, 2019
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Comment: LOVE the washi tapes you sent to me ChrisAnne Thanks so much!
Response: I'm glad you liked them so much! Washi samples are always fun to swap.
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Comment: I just realized I never rated you for this swap! Thank you for the beautiful verses!
Response: Thank you for coming back to rate me. I really hope more join us for these great swaps.
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Comment: Thank you so much for such a lovely swap! I really love the envelope - a fitting tribute to Classical Music Month! xoxo
Response: Thanks for swapping with me. I am really enjoying mail art more than I thought I would.
ginny19590 rated for TCHH ~ Seal & Send ~ RED on Aug 27, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely red items......=)
Response: Thanks for the heart. I appreciate you participating in my swaps.
kokoloc rated for TCHH ~ Seal & Send ~ RED on Aug 21, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for the fun red things, ChrisAnne!
Response: Thanks for the heart and for rating so quickly.
tentmari rated for TCHH ~ Send Me Your Bulletin on Aug 16, 2019
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Comment: Thank you 😊 I enjoyed looking over your church bulletin and reading your notes and the referenced scriptures. 💗
Response: Thank you for rating. I’m glad you were blessed.
LadyJo rated for TCHH ~ Send Me an Envie of AUGUST on Aug 14, 2019
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Comment: Thank you very much for another fun swap!
Response: Always a pleasure to swap with you.
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Comment: Chrisanne, thanks so much for your Swap!!! Loved the lady bug washi tape!
Response: So glad you liked it. This was a fun project.
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Comment: So cute. Thanks❣️
Response: Thanks for the heart and for rating quickly.
grammypammy rated for TCHH ~ Profile Scripture ~ Luke on Aug 9, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for the wonderful verses...just what I needed!
Response: I’m so blessed to know they blessed you!
tentmari rated for TCHH ~ Profile Scripture ~ Luke on Aug 7, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for sharing these verses. They are both very powerful and bear sharing and remembering during difficult times. 💖
Response: Thank you for the quick rating and the heart. I appreciate your words.
LadyJo rated for TCHH ~ Seal & Send ~ Flowers on Aug 2, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely floral swap!
Response: Thank you for the heart and for checking on the card. Always a pleasure to swap with you!
tentmari rated for TCHH ~ Seal & Send ~ Flowers on Aug 1, 2019
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Comment: Thank you so much for all the lovely flower items - including your swap card AND the envie!!! I love it!!!😊🌷
Response: I'm so glad you like everything. I love the seal and send swaps since we make them up when we sign up, I never know for sure what I sent to whom.
renmagpie rated for NH ~ Monthly Mail Art ~ July on Jul 22, 2019
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Comment: Thank you so much for such a cute envelope and the tips to avoid boredom! Thankfully, that is never an issue here...but I really liked the suggestions. :)
Response: Thanks for the heart. I’m more likely to be listing choices for others than I am to be bored too.
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Comment: Thank you for the funny and informative mail art. Now I have some great ideas on things to do when I get bored! Thank you for the bookmark as well.
Response: I'm so glad you liked it. I haven't used paint before on an envie so it was fun to step out of my norm.
cayers2 rated for Private Swap ~ Cayers2 & ChrisAnne on Jul 20, 2019
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Comment: Thanks so much for the cute tote bag! LOVE it!!!
Response: I'm so glad you like it! Let me know if you ever need another one.
LadyJo rated for TCHH ~ Seal & Send ~ Picnic on Jul 17, 2019
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Comment: Thank you! I love the ladybugs!
Response: So glad you like them. Picnic was a harder theme than I first thought.
tentmari rated for 2 Praises & a Prayer PC on Jul 8, 2019
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Comment: I received your postcard back on 7/1 but have gotten behind on my ratings. You didn't mention your travel dates, but I have been praying for you and your family - for safe travels, good weather, and good health and happiness during your visit. Hope you have a good month!
Response: Thank you.
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Comment: Fun washi samples! I didnt have any of these! HA! have a great weekend and thanks again!!! xx Gabi
Response: I’m so glad you like them! It’s always fun to play with washi.
LadyJo rated for FS ~ I found my PC's! on Jul 1, 2019
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Comment: Sounds like you are settling in! That is a nice feeling! Thank you!
Response: Thank you for the well wishes!

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 785 467 496
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725 910 0 0
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Comments

bluehairedmary on Sep 16, 2019:

Thanks so much for the owl wishes granted for my September Wonderful Wishes wishlist. It made for happy mail! Thanks!

susieq11 on Sep 16, 2019:

Hi ChrisAnne! I just love the deer and poodle cutouts you sent me for WW September! How adorable! (How did you make them??) They put a smile on my face - thanks a lot for thinking of me. xoxo

grammypammy on Sep 15, 2019:

TCHH~Profile Scripture~John

grammypammy on Sep 15, 2019:

TCHH~Profile Scripture~John

IsadoraWing on Sep 13, 2019:

thanks for the lovely WW washi tape samples! I also love the map envie you sent them in!

grammypammy on Aug 25, 2019:

TCHH~Profile Scripture~Leviticus & Numbers

caf1988 on Aug 18, 2019:

Thank you for the stamped images for the Wonderful Wishes August. I can't wait to play with them ☺

orneryswife on Aug 15, 2019:

Thank you for the wonderful quotes for my August AWG wishlist💟

Tigerlilyknotwise on Aug 12, 2019:

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Thank you so much for the August wish!! This little mug rug is the cutest and so perfect for Autumn! Love that you put my name on it too :) Thanks for making me smile!

tentmari on Aug 9, 2019:

TCHH ~ Profile Scripture ~ Luke

Here are two of my favorites verses from the book of Luke

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