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glassnowdrop
Date Joined: September 17, 2008
Last Online: April 12, 2021
Birthday: March 8, 1984
Country: New Zealand
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About Me

Please let me know ASAP if you don't receive something. Obviously some things are much slower with postage, but i do send everything on time and would rather try to make things right. thanks :)

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Hello! I'm 37 and live in NZ with my partner, our four cats & a dog.

I really enjoy reading, going to the gym, writing and receiving mail, playing games and going on walks. I love board games and computer games, the games i generally play at the moment are : Animal Crossing, Guild Wars 2, My Time at Portia and Stardew Valley

Plus i don't mind a little bit of home reno every now and then.

Not sure what to write about? I love talking TV shows, Books & Movies. I play a lot of Animal Crossing. I would love to hear about your pets! Do you have some cool scenery you like to visit?

Postcards

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I love postcards, If sending Naked postcards, a card you think i will like will be great - but i also like:

  • your location

  • nature/flowers

  • art postcards (from your gallery or wherever!) I especially like van gogh

  • scenery/castles/beaches

  • sea-based, ocean life, lighthouses, etc

  • animals and butterflies; especially deer, bears, and mammals we don't see in NZ (all the mammals basically lol)

  • Harry Potter, my favourites are luna, neville, the golden trio, basically everyone else lol

  • marvel or other fandom based cards

  • Pretty cards that you think are pretty!

TV & Movies

Tv shows:

Marvel, Lucifer, Line of Duty, Nancy Drew, Buffy and Angel, Firefly, The Witcher, Star Trek, Brooklyn 99, the Good Place, Avatar the last airbender, The Mandalorian, Supernatural, 911 Foyles War, Schitt's Creek, Stargate, Legends of Tomorrow, Zoey's extraordinary playlist, Queens Gambit, crime shows such as Vera or the Rookie....so many shows!

I also love food shows.

I also watch a bit of true crime, and find shows such as unsolved mysteries and detective shows, it's a fascinating topic to me

Movies:

Stardust, Marvel movies, Wonder Woman, Love & Monsters, Fast & Furious movies, Murder on the Orient Express, Knives Out, Practical Magic,

Favorite Books

I like a lot of books! My favourite genres are Crime, mystery and urban fantasy. I don't always love paranormal romance though LOL it's gotta have a plot :)! I prefer some escapism and happy books - fun fiction rather than serious classics most of the time.

FAVOURITE SERIES The Innkeeper series by Ilona Andrews, I love this because there is always a mini-mystery in the background, and it's very comfy. I really love the characters and the setting of an inter-galactic inn.

I also really like a Long way to a small, angry planet by Becky Chambers & following books.

URBAN FANTASY: Mercy Thompson, Harry Dresden, Kate Daniels, Hidden Legacy, The Others etc.

FANTASY I like Robin Hobb & Naomi Novik lots of others! I read less of this lately as i'm picky LOL, but i love anything where it's female-focused, and not tooooo violet.

Harry Potter! I love so many characters, the Weasleys, Harry & Hermione, Neville & Luna! I also really enjoy Narcissa and the Malfoys.

CRIME & MYSTERY! I also like a lot of Crime, but prefer things aren't toooooo violent eg. Tess Gerritson, Jane Harper, Robert Bryndza, Cormoran Strike, and any cozy mysteries! One of the cozy series i like are the Hilary series by Faith Martin

OTHER! Plus of course, general fiction, chick lit, etc. I like Marian keyes, Sarah Addison Allen, Cecelia Ahern, I like happy endings and some of my favourites are The Peach Keeper and The Waverly Sisters. I like witchy books - themes like Practical Magic or Garden Spells

Favourites

Not sure what to send?

  • Sticker sheets or nice individual. Not child-worthy i don't have anyone to use those for.

  • Stationery supplies; notecards, letter sets, etc

  • Non-Touritsy blank postcards

  • Decorating bits for envelopes

  • Tea (I prefer herbal/chai/green/peppermint and flavours such as fruit, honey and herbs)

  • Fancy envelopes, small envelopes

Dislikes

Hopefully you won't have to worry too much about dislikes, but:

  • I don't drink coffee, but if you sent it it would go to someone willing who visits.
  • I don't think you can send unpackaged food or nail polish or seeds to my country
  • I'm not crafty. Your craft supplies would be sadly wasted on me :)
  • I can't think of anything else that would probably be relevant!!

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Ratings

Carollee922 rated for Intl Mail Envie - March Hols on Apr 11, 2021
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Comment: Thank you, I love fries.
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Comment: Thank you so much for the recipe card, this recipe sounds delicious! I'm Indian and love Bhaji, but have never made them! :)
evanselli rated for SSM: Sunshine Happy Mail #14 on Apr 7, 2021
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Comment: The you for the awesome items you sent for this swap. There will be no need to pass any of on, I love everything😊❤️
suepier rated for SSM: QSCP #19 on Apr 6, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard.
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Comment: Thank you for the tea and bonus postcards!
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Comment: I love this pretty postcard. I'd also love to visit New Zealand someday, any time of year.
PaperProf rated for SSM: Sunshine Happy Mail #12 on Apr 1, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the really lovely package of goodies. Can't wait to use these items in my projects! The envie was beautiful, too. Thanks so much.
EchoLima rated for Washi Sample Swap #2 on Mar 31, 2021
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Comment: The orange washi is my favorite too, followed closely by the one with the hedgehogs!!! Thank you so much for those and for the extras! I LOVED the postcards and the stationery you used was adorable!!
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Comment: Thank you so very much for the wonderful postcards and washi samples!
teejlc rated for Postcard Sticker Combo on Mar 30, 2021
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Comment: I love owls! Thank you so much for the pretty card and stickers. I love them!
bbade rated for PH: Send 3 Postcards (Double Down) on Mar 29, 2021
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Comment: Thank you so much! I love each and every postcard you sent ! Thank you for the extra goodies as well, you made my day! :)
Kbrewste09 rated for SSM: QSCP #20 on Mar 29, 2021
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Comment: Thanks Natasha! This might be one of my favorite postcards ever. I love this art style. The stamp is so cool too!!
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Comment: Thank you so much for your letter Tash, as well as the goodies you've sent! I will write a reply soon. 😊
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Comment: Hey Tash lovely greetings back .. first of all i have to say i loved the smell of the teas as i open the envelope mm it will be difficult to choose which to try first :)) and i really enjoyed abt reading your home and your pets :)) Take care Rabia
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Comment: Thank you for a Lovely swap!!Happy Swapping
Fabriqueen rated for Simple Sticker Swap #1 on Mar 27, 2021
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Comment: Thank you so much for the wonderful stickers and washi tapes! Have a wonderful day! Hugs, Diane
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Comment: Thank you!
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Comment: These postcards are amazing! Thank you so much! Many hearts to you. 💜💜💜
armadillogal rated for Animal Postcard on Mar 25, 2021
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Comment: Thanks for the great card with cool stamps!
MeiMeiYuan rated for Stickers And A Card #2 on Mar 23, 2021
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Comment: Thank you Tash for the beautiful card and all the stickers (I really like the dog and cats), as well as the tea that you have included. I can't wait to taste it! :)

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Comments

rhinoluvr on Mar 28, 2021:

Hi Tash! 👋 Thank you so much for the mistakenly addressed owl 🦉postcard. Believe me, I’ve had silly mix-ups too. This 1 definitely made me smile, & I like the perfectly postmarked postage. 💌📬 Take care 🌤🌲

user6937 on Jan 28, 2021:

Got your RAK of postcards today - so glad you put your username on the envelope! Thank you - my grandson loves the armoured knight, so I said I'd mail it to him. Even though he's right beside me, he'll love to get it in the mail :)

Cynfully on Jan 20, 2021:

Thank you so much for the RAK postcards. I got them today. They are amazing!

lovenita on Jan 17, 2021:

Thank you so much for the postcard RAK. So many awesome postcards! Thank you thank you thank you! :D

chimerix on Jan 16, 2021:

Thank you so much for the envie of post cards RAK. What a treat! A big ALOHA to you!!

simcoe54 on Nov 8, 2020:

5 Random Postcard Envelopes RAK -- Thanks for the envelope full of postcards. Can't wait to add them to my collection.

loveretro on Oct 30, 2020:

Thank you so much, Tash

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for the postcards ( RAK ) , the classy envelope and the lovely stamps !

wishing you a nice weekend ! Monique x

TreeAnn629 on Oct 22, 2020:

Thank you so much for the RAK of post card. I new a post card and I need them bad

Kittybob83 on Oct 20, 2020:

Thank you so much for the awesome postcards!! It was a wonderful surprise today!!♥️

Wanda on Sep 12, 2020:

Oh, my goodness, Tash! I received your 5 Mixed Postcard Tag today and was blown away by the wonderful postcards, beautiful card, lively note and interesting stamps you sent. THANK YOU SO MUCH! ❤️📫❤️📫❤️

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