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Kathy821

Kathy821
Date Joined: January 1, 2014
Last Online: February 20, 2019
Birthday: January 26
Country: United States

About Me

My name is Kathy. I am married to the Steve, love of my life. I have 5 grown children (ages 37- 27) and 8 grandchildren (16- 3). We now have custody of my daughters children. Mason is 6 and could definitely use your prayers. Losing his parents, because of their choices has been tough on him. Alexis is 3 and she doesn't know them since she was still a baby. We have 12 year old cat named Sassy. We also have a Chihuahua puppy named Sam and a chiweenie (Dachshund/Chihuahua) named Gracie.

I love being outside. We enjoy camping, hiking, and fishing. I love to work in the yard and garden. I love the smell of Gardenias, Honey Suckle and Magnolias when they start blooming, but plant many flowers in my yard and really enjoy visiting botanical gardens or seeing wild flowers when we hike.

I also love crafts of any kind. I sew, make ATCs, scrapbook, cross stitch,do plastic canvas and crochet mostly. I love patterns and material, of course. I enjoy browsing the local thrift or "antique" stores. We love to travel and see new places. Life has taken somewhat of a change. Since we're parents again and Mason is in 5K, we are more tied down.

I love Jesus so anything with a scripture is always a favorite. His goodness never ceases to amaze me. Most of the reading that I do is books by Joyce Meyer, Max Lucado, Joel Osteen, Beth Moore and similar. I am currently doing a bible study by Joyce Meyer and an Audio Book by Jack Frost from Shiloh Place Ministries.

Favorite Music

I listen to Contemporary Christian like Sidewalk Prophets, Jaime Grace, Toby Mac, Mercy Me, Natalie Grant, Lauren Diagle, King & Country, Hillsong, Crystal Lewis, and many more. I love to sing! I love music. I love 70s & 80s music and a little country at times. I got Barney down pat again too!! Alexis adores to sing and dance.

Favorite Television

I love This is Us, Criminal Minds, Law & Order SVU, Greys Anatomy, NCIS and Handmaids Tale. I enjoy watching Joyce Meyer and Jesse Duplantis too. I really am enjoying Netflix, Hulu and Amazon.

Misc Likes & Random Thoughts

I love all kinds of animals, including cats, dogs, bears. I love to watch the birds at the bird feeder from my sun room. I love cardinals & hummingbirds. I have several hummingbird feeders around the yard. I love flowers, butterflies & dragonflies.

I collect angels. Hubby says I collect everything.

I like: Postcards. Coffee
Tea
Washi tape
Recipes especially healthy ones and those fun for kids I don't like anything too spicy hot. I still bake for my kids, grandkids and other gatherings, but try to find healthy alternatives whenever possible

*Dark Chocolate (I generally have two pieces with coffee each afternoon). I also like sugar free mints or hard candy when I exercise. I occasionally enjoy caramel, & sea salt chocolate

  • Papers, die cuts & misc for ATCs, scrap booking or other crafts.
    *Stamps & stamp pads

I love to hear about interesting techniques you have used in your creations.

Fat Quarters or material pieces, ribbon, lace or interesting buttons.

Charms, and beads

I love anything homemade. Something else to try!

I like to walk in the early mornings when everything's fresh and crisp or at twilight when there seems to be a hush over things. This doesn't happen often right now lol.

I like to chat with a neighbor I meet walking or working in the yard. I can talk to about anyone that I meet. I tend to be positive, upbeat and a love to joke around. God is faithful and I trust Him. I love Jesus and He has never let me down.

Trying to find our new normal. There's school, sports, playgrounds, bedtimes & baths again. Most our age aren't used to having a preschooler tag along tag along any more. Mason is ADHD with ODD (oppositional defiant disorder) due to trama. I never realized something like that existed. Some days he's a real challenge.

I don't like dragons, realistic snakes, bugs( except for the cute ladybug type) or rodents, AC, witches, sorcerers, wizards, skulls, dark or gothic type things. After Gracie found a skunk, not so crazy about them. I am not a big fan of Halloween except maybe the lighter side like the children, candy or cats ( I love giving out candy and seeing their costumes and excited faces). I celebrate fall instead. I do like light steampunk that's not dark or revealing.

Swaps

Please PM and let me know if you don't receive a swap from me. I won't ever flake! I will always be glad to resend. I want my partners to enjoy being my partner and have a great experience, that is part of the fun.

I am pretty easy to please and will promptly send swaps. Please let me know if there is a problem. If I have missed something you need to know, just message me and I'll be happy to answer....and give you plenty to read since I can "talk" your ear off rofl!

My Grandchildren

Mason (6) loves Jurassic World, Power Rangers, Spider Man, Legos, cars, trucks, motorcycles, candy, stickers, and most of the normal things 6 year old boys like. His favorite color is green. He's so smart. He's already reading at a level D (4) and doing addition, subtraction, fractions.

Alexis (3) loves babies, My Little Pony, Barbies, Dora, Princesses, Daniel Tiger, Shopkins, coloring, stickers, singing, & dancing. She's ribbons & bows one day and camo & boots the next! She has a big time sweet tooth!

Ratings

suzwa rated for ATC #9: MONTH OF FEBRUARY (2019) on Feb 19, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for this beautiful card! Can't wait to add this to my collection!
LilysMama rated for Simply Send a Postcard USA #2 on Feb 19, 2019
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Comment: Thank you for the pc, that is the cutest little raccoon:)
PineappleTarts rated for Simply Send a Postcard USA #2 on Feb 19, 2019
5
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Comment: Love It
Lisapotterylady rated for CSG ~ Pick 3 ~ Love on Feb 19, 2019
5
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Comment: Thank you for all the lovely goodies! No one ever sends me Christian items so it was a real pleasure to get your swap.
Fabriqueen rated for Kitty Cat PC Swap #21 - US Only on Feb 17, 2019
5
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Comment: Thank you so much for the cute cat PC! Hugs, Diane
Response: You’re welcome. Thanks for the heart!
SeleneW rated for Coloring In Heart on Feb 17, 2019
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Comment: Thank you so much for the beautiful handmade PC! 🦋🌺🦋
Response: You’re welcome. You are so sweet. Thank you for the heart ❤️.
sarahjf02 rated for Naked Map PC to 3 Partners #2 on Feb 17, 2019
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Comment: Thanks for the South Carolina map card! :)
Response: You’re welcome.
KarenFife rated for SCATTS PC Swap - G - US Only on Feb 16, 2019
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Comment: Thanks for the cute postcard, Kathy. I enjoyed your answers. (I had the same answer for “hidden” heh heh!)
Response: Great minds think alike :o) Thank you for the heart!
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Comment: Looks a great place to spend a holiday. I hope that the little ones enjoyed it.
Response: Oh they did. Thanks so much for joining and for the heart.
mcovey rated for PCEW19 Round 1 on Feb 16, 2019
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Comment: Thanks Kathy for beautiful daisy pc
Response: You're welcome. Thanks so much for the heart!
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard and great verse! Life has those hectic times!
Response: You're welcome. Thank you for the heart. It sure does! God Bless!
whiskersonkittens rated for QUICK Animal Postcard #1 on Feb 15, 2019
5
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Comment: Thank you for the elephants card! Love it.
Response: You're welcome. Thanks for the heart!
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Comment: Very pretty coin , love the winter scene with the red cardinal very pretty. We have alot of snow 3 ft and still snowing. Thank you for extras and coin take care
Response: Thank you so much. I'm glad that you liked it. Thanks so much for the heart! Wow, I will take some of that snow.....
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Comment: Thank you! I tried to give you a heart, but for some reason it won't let me. Weird.
Response: You're welcome. I've had that happen to me too. Thank you for the heart even if it didn't show up! :)
AZmom875 rated for I Love Coffee! on Feb 14, 2019
5
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Comment: I love it. Thank you.
Response: I'm so glad. You're welcome. Thank you for the heart!
Petre rated for QUICK Animal Postcard #1 on Feb 13, 2019
5
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Comment: Thank you for your card and it did not scare me ;-).
Response: You're welcome.
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Comment: Thank You
Response: You're welcome. Thanks for the heart!
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Comment: Hello Kathy, thank you very much for your beautiful postcard. I love this kind of historic buildings so it was exactly the right card for me! Greetings from Germany!
Response: I'm glad that you like it. Thanks for the heart.
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Comment: Thank you, Kathy. The extra pc you included is beautiful and the verse is one I need to consider right now.
Response: I’m so glad you like it. Isn’t God amazing how he does that. Thanks for the heart.
Cupcake436 rated for QUICK Send 2 Postcards Swap #1 on Feb 12, 2019
5
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Response: Thanks so much for the heart.

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
4.9977 1520 159 162
Completed Fives Threes Ones
1333 1728 2 0
Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
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Comments

rubyhousesliprs on Feb 17, 2019:

Thank you for angeling the Simply Send a Postcard swap #1! Love the lavender field postcard!

angelgram on Feb 5, 2019:

☗ → ☗ ❣ ♥ ✎ ✉ FEB ➀ ➃ RAK ✉ ✎ ♥ ❣ ☗ → ☗

♥ ḰḀṪḪẎ ♥ Thank you 4 the RAK for Valentine's Day ❣ Happy mail in red embellished envie with holiday and profile likes. Inside great card and note and die cut mini heart craft supplies. Oh the special tea is such a treat and you included the booklet from the tea garden gift shop - THANKS FOR EVERYTHING
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☗ → ☗ ❣ ♥ ✎ ✉ FEB ➀ ➃ RAK ✉ ✎ ♥ ❣ ☗ → ☗

CurlyTea on Jan 30, 2019:


Happy Birthday!

ReadMoreBooks33 on Dec 20, 2018:

wolfeagle on Nov 14, 2018:

Thank you for working on my Collaboration pc with the Tiger. It made it home and it's great.

blanketfort on Sep 19, 2018:

Hiya Kathy! I got your card today, thank you so much! I wish I could give you all the hearts in the world for being such an amazing swap host :) I also see that I've forgotten to reply to your comment on my profile - thank you :)

Coss on Sep 5, 2018:

Thanks for working on my Smoky the Bear post card. It turned out great.

ktk8 on Aug 29, 2018:

Hi and THANKS for working on Art Collab card of mine.... it made it home today...... love it!

shannonlinde on Jul 11, 2018:

Hi Kathy! SO SO SO enjoying the swap you sent to me from the week of happy envies! I am savoring that soap today!!! xoxox Shannon

shannonlinde on May 7, 2018:

Kathy!! Oh my goodness!! What a wonderful week of Happy Envies!! You have blessed my socks off! I absolutely love the notes you wrote to me and the typed bible verses with the notes. I am saving them all for my Art Journaling Bible!! Tomorrow morning, I will be enjoying my Kahlua coffee! YUMMO!! So many wonderful days! Thank you so so so very much! :)

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