Swap-bot Time: July 16, 2024 9:49 am


Date Joined: May 6, 2018
Last Online: July 16, 2024
Birthday: April 10
Country: United States
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My name is Lindsey & I live near the coast of beautiful Lake Michigan. Currently, I work as a merchandiser for American Greetings!

I've been sending happy mail via swap-bot for around six years now. It brings me lots of joy to receive mail from friends across the country and the world.

Fun facts:

I have two pet rabbits named Leo and Lucy.

I have many house plants! I am nowhere near an expert, but my skillset has definitely grown as I have come to have quite the collection, especially throughout the last few years.

I love writing to penpals and postcard pals, check out my Instagram if you'd like to see some of the mail art I create.

During my undergrad, I worked on campus at the library. I worked there all 4 years (plus most summers in between), and I LOVED it! Libraries will always hold a special place in my heart.

Favorite book genres:

If you'd like to follow my profile on goodreads.com

I love historical fiction, mystery, and non-horror thriller genres, but also love a feel-good novel or memoir.

Favorite movies & TV shows:

  • Pride and Prejudice (2005 version)
  • The King's Speech
  • The Wedding Singer
  • Seinfeld (my #1 favorite comfort show!)
  • Everybody Loves Raymond
  • Home Improvement

Favorite music artists:

  • U2 !!!
  • Harry Styles
  • The Beatles
  • Coldplay
  • The Killers
  • The 1975


Some of my favorite themes:

  • abstract, colorful, bright
  • mid century & retro
  • whimsical or unique
  • different shades of the same color
  • primary color schemes
  • nature & botanical
  • historical & geographical
  • paper collage
  • sticker bomb/collage
  • washi tape covered
  • vintage-looking christmas
  • vintage looking halloween

Here are some of my favorite types of stickers:

  • pipsticks, stickii club, or postix brand
  • holiday "american greetings" brand sheets
  • words & short phrases
  • vintage or vintage-looking
  • whimsical or unique
  • floral, botanical, woodland/nature themed
  • geometric, shapes, abstract, or patterns
  • hearts & stars
  • circles
  • larger size labels to use for addresses on outgoing mail → I especially love the die-cut ones with unique edges!
  • animals
  • stickers featuring people

  • anything from or inspired by my etsy wishlist

  • any mail art created by you → I especially love collage envelopes

  • handmade flipbooks and paper/ephemera pockets → tuck-in whatever you think I would like into the pockets!

  • handmade envies→ mailable size and using sturdy paper are great!

  • MT brand washi tape

  • KITTA washi tape strips

Some of my favorite types of postcards:

  • botanical/floral/nature scenes

  • historical events, museum collections, maps

  • rabbits, giraffes, sheep, donkeys, dogs, birds, woodland creatures & other cute animals

  • general postal or postage stamp themed

  • snail mail or happy mail themed

  • quotes/sayings/inspirational words or phrases

  • unique cityscapes and landscapes → would especially love cards of Ireland & cards from any other countries in Europe!

  • patterns/shapes/abstract

  • unique artwork/illustration

  • USPS postage stamps → unused please, but any amount style is fine! I do use vintage postage as well as more recent stamps.

  • anything cut out from FLOW magazine → or similar papercrafting magazines

  • personalized return address labels →l oving the smaller & tiny ones at the moment!

  • swap info cards → to send along in my swap-bot envelopes

  • art prints or illustrations → to hang on my bedroom walls!

  • tim holtz, crate paper, simple stories, & echo park brand anything

  • art made by you! → would especially love collage pieces, mini zines, handmade cards, sticker sheets, & memo sheets.


​​These are some types of items that I would rather not receive:

  • tea bags → I am not a tea drinker
  • teacher/reward type/cheap stickers
  • tiny plain paper bits
  • horror/gory/gross anything
  • strong smells/smoke smells
  • glitter/confetti in envelopes
  • political-themed items
  • stained or dirty items
  • prejudiced/discriminatory anything

Other info:

I’m thankful for anything I receive through swap-bot!

  • I mark sent after I drop mail into the big blue postal boxes or put it in my mailbox in the morning. If you happen to not receive a swap from me, be sure to message me and I will always be willing to resend it!

  • I always send on time and make sure it has correct postage, but please understand that sometimes mail can get lost! Be sure to let me know if there are any issues, and I will work hard to resolve them. I hope you'll do the same for me.

THANK YOU for taking the time to read my profile; happy swapping!


Ikat78 rated for WHERE I LIVE Postcard on May 20, 2024
Comment: Thank you for the tulip pc from Holland. They are pretty.
Response: You're so welcome! I'm glad you like it! <3
LadyJo rated for PTG: Random Postcard on Apr 4, 2024
Comment: Thank you for the nice postcard! Loved the stamps too!
Response: Glad you liked it! Thanks for the heart!
sherylk3 rated for FLOWER Postcard on Mar 16, 2024
Comment: I am looking forward to planting flowers this spring too.
Response: Thank you for the rating & heart! I hope you liked the postcard!
marinda rated for CPG: Sticker PC #2 - US on Mar 8, 2024
Comment: Thank you for the postcard and fun stickers!
Response: You're very welcome! Thanks for the heart!
lovesreward rated for CPG Feb 2024 SC Postcard - US on Mar 1, 2024
Comment: Thank you for the flower postcard - reminds me of the orchids my friend just gave me today for my birthday! Have a groovy day and weekend!
Response: You're very welcome! Thanks for the heart!!!
Comment: Thank you for the sweet Valentine's day card, awesome mail art, and fun faux postage stickers! I hope you have a happy 💖 Day!
Response: I'm so glad you liked it! Thanks for the heart <3
Comment: Thank you so much for the resend. Love the stickers
Response: I am glad it arrived safely! Thanks for being so understanding about the original card getting lost :-) happy you like the stickers!!!
OrigamiGrace rated for CPG: Sticker PC - US on Jan 13, 2024
Comment: Thank you for a super cute pc and extra special thanks for hosting!!
Response: yay! glad you liked the PC! I always love hosting swaps in CPG <3
sherba31 rated for MAIL ART - Joy on Jan 10, 2024
Comment: Thanks for the great envie - so many lovely prints in one collage! HS is definitely talented and I see your joy!
Response: Hi! I am glad you liked the envie. Thank you for the heart!!!
Comment: Thank you for the cute card! Wishing you a Merry Christmas!
Response: Glad you enjoyed it! Same to you!
Comment: It was so nice to open my mailbox to find this festive holiday envelope with awesome vintage Christmas stamps. Thanks also for your note and the sheet of sparkly snowflake stickers!
Response: Glad you liked the envelope!!! Happy Holidays to you! Thanks for the heart :-)
Comment: Thanks for the cute card, Lindsey!
Response: You're very welcome! Glad you liked it!
BusyB rated for Fill My Mailbox - 11/2023 on Dec 7, 2023
Comment: Lindsey, thank you for the cool Shakespeare postcard! Reminds me of home and the local college town Ashland. That's where the Allen Elizabethan Theatre- Oregon Shakespeare Festival is I've enjoyed since I was a child. ❤️😊
Response: Yay that's so cool - glad to have sparked some memories for you with this PC. You are so welcome! Thanks for the rating & the heart!!!
Ikat78 rated for Season's Greetings 2023 on Dec 7, 2023
Comment: Thank you for the adorable notecard with the sparkles.
Response: I'm so glad you liked the card! Thank you for the heart!
fishsteak rated for Season's Greetings 2023 on Dec 5, 2023
Comment: The stickers you used on the envelope are so cute. Thanks for the holiday card!
Response: Glad you liked the card!!! Thanks for the heart <3
chimerix rated for Season's Greetings 2023 on Dec 5, 2023
Comment: Thank you for the sweet Christmas card. Mele Kalikimaka!
Response: Glad you liked it! Have a happy holiday!
Comment: THANK you so much for brightening my day!
Response: You are very welcome! Thank you for the rating & heart :-)
Comment: Loved your festive card and the decorations on the envie and the nice stickers! Thank you and I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas too!!
Response: I am glad you liked the card!!! Thanks so much for the rating and the heart :-)
susieq11 rated for Fill My Mailbox - 11/2023 on Nov 30, 2023
Comment: Awww, yay, I LOVE this van Gogh postcard! I had an amazing time in Japan, can't wait til next time!! Thank you for joining my swap! xoxo
Response: So glad you liked the postcard! Your Japan photos were so fun to follow along with while you were on your trip! Thank you for always hosting great swaps :-)
Comment: Love the cute card and envelope seals. Thank you! I wish you a wonderful holiday ahead!
Response: Yay! I am glad you enjoyed the card! & Same to you, have a lovely holiday season!

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Ikat78 on Jun 20, 2024:

Thank you for the fun sticker bomb pc for WW June!

kiddomerriweather on Jun 18, 2024:

Thank you for the AMAZING raccoon birthday card, cute PDT labels, cool Keith Haring stickers, and adorable raccoon and mushroom stickers. The note you wrote was super sweet and I love how you decorated everything with stickers. Thank you for making my birthday month extra special. (June WW)

Poohtat on Jun 12, 2024:

Thank you for the WW June wish. I love the card and the podcast sounds like a show I watched once. Really interesting

kiddomerriweather on Jun 11, 2024:

Thank you for wishing me a Happy Birthday!!! Thank you for being a great friend as well. <3

Zefaniya on May 12, 2024:

Thank you for the birthday card for May’s WW!

tcornell on Apr 26, 2024:

I absolutely LOVE the sticker sheets that you sent me for April 2024 WW... So awesome, thank you! Tracy

Ikat78 on Apr 18, 2024:

APRIL WW-Thank you for the fun sticker bombed pc. I really end up loving these. Great vintage stamps too. Thanks so much.

LadyJo on Apr 16, 2024:

Thank you for the beautiful Mail Art Tulips envelope with the stickers! My tulips have opened up the whole way and it is so colorful with the green yard! WW April Wishes

Ikat78 on Apr 10, 2024:

Happy Birthday!! 🎉🎈🎊🎁

MiRdLHWY43 on Apr 10, 2024:

Happy Birthday Lindsey! 🎇🧁🎇

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