Swap-bot Time: February 18, 2020 4:47 am


Date Joined: July 7, 2011
Last Online: February 17, 2020
Birthday: August 31
Country: United States
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About Me

*** i dont know why people take so long to rate or they just dont rate at all....... YES i am one of those people that uses tracking on the bigger swaps that is going out***

i have 2 grown kids...(Izaak age 36 and Cynthia age 34.)i have 4 grandkids.( Santina 10 yrs, AJ 8 yrs ...Sofia 6 yrs and Sadie 4 years)

i grew up as a military brat..my dad was in the navy for 30 yrs so we moved around a bit...i grew up in portsmouth, virginia, lived in raleigh ,n.carolina, jacksonville, florida, denver,colorado, littlerock,arkansas, and a few texas towns...i lived in Yemen (middle east for almost 3 years ) .i have visited Yale, Manhattan, SanDiego, Georgia, Mexico and Egypt.... .

i live about 5 minutes outside of sanantonio, texas... i am a Virgo married to a Gemini..(he is my 3rd husband)

**i donate minimum 10 inches of hair yearly to Locks of Love...

i am a registered Organ Donor

A - Z of Wishlist and Likes

  • ATC envelopes and backs, altered rolodex cards
  • black cats, birds ( from cards or calendars ), BLINGY stuff, bus cards ( used )
  • Coraline the movie, choco cat, crazy house items, coffee: flavored ones. crows. coupons : cat items and cat food, covergirl, angel soft toilet paper, yogurt, cereal, cereal bars, oatmeal, energy bars,
  • dia de los muertos, die cuts, draw something on my iphone
  • emily the strange and her cats, elves ( creepy and cute ones ), earth tone colors are the best, ETSY
  • foreign papers from books, fairies, FALL
  • gnomes, gardening, garden seeds, grouchy cat
  • HALLOWEEN, hello kitty, handstamped metal charms
  • IPhone games, India anything from there, insane asylum souvenirs, Instagram
  • jack o lanterns , jack skellington
  • K:
  • Lenore, locks of love hair donation
  • maps, moon faces, Marie Laveau, mary engelbreit, middle east items
  • New Orleans, Nightmare before Christmas movie and characters
  • Olivia the pig
  • Pinterest, postcards, purple glue sticks
  • Queen items ( tiaras, stamps..etc)
  • Rolodex is flat
  • skulls, siamese cats, skellanimals, series swaps
  • Tea: chocolate, orange spice, anise, cranberry, ginger lemon. TV Shows: walking dead, amazing race, survivor, top chef, master chef, chopped, cutthroat kitchen, devious maids, under the dome, defiance, american horror story, forever, gracepoint, red band society, the good witch movie series, bates motel,
  • U:
  • Voodoo, virgo
  • Witchy items, Wizard of Oz
  • Zines, zombies


  • Moon n stars ATC partner never sent it to me (Lenore)
  • Send an Angel postcard 1 partner never sent it (LovingLizzy)
  • Scavenger Hunt Journal partner never sent it to me (purplcircles)
  • OneSentenceJournal partner closed acct and never rated me ( Alabastar )
  • Deco Envie and Surprises x2 (RabaabRaza)(rabu) i never got anything from her
  • Anything you want to send swap ( AmyBeth) i never got anything from her
  • I Wanna Draw a Cat for you :AllieDove (curious) she never sent anything to me
  • Decorate a Notebook: BubbleBurd never sent me the decorated notebook
  • I recommend mini notebook : MichelleRice (driftwood) she never sent it to me
  • Beatrice Sweet (sunnybea) Squash Book: I Am ( never sent anything )
  • Mandii Sched-Carter (Mandii79) for the My Other Little Black Book swap..never sent anything
  • Diana DiNenna (ddinenna) BookPage ATC #7 she never sent anything
  • AdoptaCritter : paintchip rolo : she never sent anything
  • Maria van der Meer (fryskmemke) One Sentence for December...didnt get anything from her
  • Christiane Seelbach (Noisy) : list journal #2
  • Lou Lloyd (ItsAllShiny) : lets keep smashing /junking #8
  • traveling stamp book : Navreet Gill (MzNavi)
  • PINK hardcore color series: her acct was deleted:Melissa De Caires (melmadeiracrafts)
  • Journal the month of December : Andrenna Caballero (MunsterNCookie13) never sent anything
  • ArtJournal :month of January: Tara Roach (CaptainPinUp) never sent the doodled calendar


  • BamboPanda13 for the Moon n Stars ATC
  • Devdevie for the DrFinkelstein ATC
  • Artistic sent me a clean/empty notebook for the I Recommend Mini Notebook Swap
  • VioletFaye : she sent me a filled out :" I recommend Mini Notebook" and 3 huge candy bars
  • SoyPrincesa: Maggie: My Other Little Black Book swap...she made one for me and included goodies in the bag also
  • siouxx05: One Sentence for December 2012 swap...she sent a decorated book filled with one sentences :D
  • draco : List Journal #2 sent a journal filled with lists :D
  • Joyceann888 : lets keep smashing/junking #8 for a great package of smash stuff
  • Cristin McCusker (Cristin91) for the I Wanna Draw a Cat for you...she drew a grumpy cat... :)
  • denise lee (dlhwz) for the I wanna draw a cat for you
  • ATC bag 25: Wenturner71

  • in one week i had 2 people angel the cat swap :)

  • traveling stamp book: Wenturner71 sent me a book to continue swapping

  • BookPage ATC #7: EmilyT sent me an ATC "Dont Even Try "with grumpy cat on it :)
  • Bookmark and Booklist ...isabellasnow sent me a beautiful bookmark and detailed list...thank you

MISC. stuff

  • don't send gum or other candies UNLESS it is in a swap requirement or swap listing
  • don't need any religious/spiritual items...no matter what your religion beliefs are...

  • that really odd moment when you open an envelope swap and they are sending you the item that you created and had sent to them in another swap earlier in the year...WTF?

Favorite Books

My favorite authors are; .- Banana yoshimoto .- Naguib Mahfouz .- Mary stewart .- Nora Roberts .- Laura childs .- Barbara Bretton .- Roald Dahl

I like culinary mysteries. Cozy mysteries. Witchy type of stories. Young adult books also.

Red truck

This past Christmas made me start to love red truck theme... cards, ribbons, anything red truck theme.


ToujoursMoi rated for Pick 1 Swap on Feb 15, 2020
Comment: Thank you so very much for the amazing stickers. I really love the campers
Response: Thank you
mchesser12 rated for POSTCARD of LISTS #4 on Feb 15, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the cutest postcard. I have a Yorkie! Thanks for sharing your list of songs. "I'll Be Missing You" has a special place in my heart.
Comment: Thanks so much for the postcard 💌 it’s funny, instead of loving the lighthouse, I really like the skinny spooky trees in the back! I’m a weirdo lol. Cheers to garden season coming soon, can’t wait!
denisedecker58 rated for Dear Story #4 on Feb 13, 2020
Comment: Thanks!
Comment: Yvonne... Great PC! It reminds me of a scene from The King and I... when they do the play, Uncle Tom's Cabin. This Ramayana Ballet must be very beautiful to see... dances and costumes.. wish I could see it! Thanks again!
Comment: I loved that you upcycled the pizza bagel box! Two thumbs up. Thanks so very much for the selection of seeds. They are all herbs and vegetables that I eat. So happy for the Day of the Dead shopping bag:) Small world...I work in Portsmouth.
Response: Thank you ;)
Comment: Thanks for the adorable cactus! 🌵
myancey rated for Just Randomness Giveaway #7 on Jan 28, 2020
Comment: great job giving up sodas. I have lost 30+lbs since July so gonna keep that up till I get to my goal weight. Have a good day!
Response: That’s awesome ;)
gizmodust rated for Another version...ABCs of me on Jan 18, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the great answers to the fun questions. How unusual to have the same swap partner for 2 so similar swaps. By now I think I know you. Again I'm so sorry about the late rating. No excuse other that things got mixed up at Christmas. Thanks again.
gizmodust rated for Me from A to Z on Jan 18, 2020
Comment: Thank you for the fun answers to this great swap. I just love this type of swap. Any of the ones that make you think a little. Also Love the vintage post cards. So VERY SORRY that I'm so late with the rating. Thanks again.
Response: Thank you
NorthernNeedles rated for Eyes closed swap 25 on Jan 1, 2020
Comment: We have walked the pier at Gulf Shores, Thank you for the lovely memory. Emily :)
suepier rated for Eyes closed swap 25 on Dec 24, 2019
Comment: Thank you for the pretty postcard.
Comment: Thank you and Merry Christmas!
Response: Thank you
Comment: Hi Yvonne, Thank you for the cute card and stickers, also the nice postage stamp.
taledo rated for Used Book Swap on Dec 10, 2019
Comment: OMG. The Charms for an Easy Life book sounds very interesting so it has been added to the top of my TBR list. Thank you for the extra special package and the Santa cards are adorable. Happy Holidays!
soccer8s rated for Eyes closed swap 25 on Dec 6, 2019
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: Super cute puppy pc! 💗
Zefaniya rated for Medium box giveaway on Nov 27, 2019
Comment: Thanks for sharing.
LilysMama rated for Medium box giveaway on Nov 26, 2019

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CurlyTea on Aug 31, 2018:

Happy Birthday!

CurlyTea on Sep 1, 2017:

ladydy5 on Feb 26, 2017:

I check my groups and noticed your 1 rating. That is exactly why I do not do International in my groups. Hope you will do a group swap for 9 Little Pockets that is up now.

bjmonroe on Nov 23, 2016:

picupurcross on Nov 3, 2016:

Hey Yvonne! I'm back on the Bot and just wanted to say hi! Hope you're having a great week. Hugs from MO, Joy

bjmonroe on Oct 30, 2016:

bjmonroe on Sep 22, 2016:

bjmonroe on Aug 31, 2016:

CurlyTea on Aug 28, 2016:

RyeRye on Jun 24, 2016:

Thanks for joining Inspiration Station!

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