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loverofpostcards

loverofpostcards
Date Joined: May 1, 2019
Last Online: February 26, 2021
Birthday: January 9
Country: United States

About Me

I have lived in Hawaii for 45 years. I was born in England, and grew up in the Netherlands, and have collected postcards all my life. First thru friends and relatives sending me postcards and then me collecting for myself. Have been serious about it since getting a computer in 2000. Am member of many groups both at Yahoo and Facebook. Have been a member of Postcrossing for many years, also Postcard United, and now, Postfun!

Love postcards!! But my favorites are: trains and train stations, airplanes and airports, lighthouses, bridges (both covered and regular bridges), maps, waterfalls, Christmas postcards, especially from Europe. recipe postcards any language, calendar postcards any year. I love postcards of Cologne, Germany, Cathedral, and also Eiffel Tower in Paris. And Notre Dame. Older Dutch postcards and older Hawaiian postcards. The older postcards can be used but must be in good to excellent condition. Please do not put stickers to hide addresses. I find it ruins the postcard. Please make sure postcards are identified either on the front or on the back.

I love to read, so love postcards that show anything to do with books, i.e. libraries, books stores, etc I love to write letters/postcards, so love any postcards showing mail boxes, post office, people writing/mailing letters, etc.
Anything to do with coffee also. Anything to do with sports, especially rugby and soccer .i have decided I now like the Lantern Press postcards, especially the lighthouses.

I like both unwritten in envelope and written and stamped, but, where possible, I like my favorites, unwritten in envelope When sending unwritten in envelope, please make sure you have a piece of paper or card inside saying swap name, group, and name of sender.

Any size postcards or shaped postcards.

I take part in both National Postcard week and International postcard week.

**_Please do not send***: Anything to do with Art postcards, i.e. sculpture, etc, London, England, Niagara Falls, nudity, Religious unless Christmas postcards unidentified postcards i.e. postcards that do not say what we are looking at.

Please, please do not write quotes, I would much rather you wrote about the postcard or what you are doing, etc. _____________________________________please do not rate a 1 or a 3 without contacting me first. I will always resend!! ----------------------------_ please do not stick that tape all over the postcard. Think it is called Waschi" I am sorry I do not like them! Also please do not add stickers in Envelope. I do not collect or use.


I love sending postcards, and receiving postcards, from all over the world. I love meeting postcard people and have met quite a few postcard friends over the years.

I love having postcard snailmail friends..

***I am tired of trying to figure out who has sent me a postcard for what group and what swap and date and name, therefore I will now rate a 3 when I do figure it out. Sorry****.


I love playing word games with people all over the world. My favorites are: Words with friends 2, Wordox, Wordchums,, and Boggle. If anyone wants to play, I am Glennys Uiagalelei.

I love to read books. I much prefer holding an actual book rather than reading on an iPad or a phone. I love time travel books and my two favorite authors there are Sandra Hill and her Viking series, and Lyn Kurland and her McCloud and dePiaget series. I grew up with Enid Blyton and Erle Stanley Gardner also with Nancy Drew and the Hardy boys..

I also love to collect magnets, keychains, bookmarks, and books that I enjoy reading over and over.

Having grown up in Holland, I am sort of bi lingual. I understand and read Dutch, just cannot write it.

Ratings

hihaze rated for Just Because Postcard Swap#30 on Feb 26, 2021
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Comment: Hi Glennys, My Aunt lives in Honolulu, how are things there? Thank you for the lovely postcard, looking at it makes me want to go some place nice.
mamajoy rated for Non- Touristy Postcard Swap USA #24 on Feb 25, 2021
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Comment: My girls collected Barbie dolls and all the itty bitty accessories. Thanks for the interesting card.
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Comment: Hi Glennys! Thank you for the red themed postcard! Take care x
HannahKaitlyn rated for post card clear out on Feb 25, 2021
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Comment: Thank you so much for the Hawaii map card! I love it :-)
simplykaren rated for 5 postcards in an envelope #7 on Feb 25, 2021
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Comment: Thank you!:)
misscorina rated for post card clear out on Feb 24, 2021
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Comment: Thanks a lot for the beautiful Hawaii map card, so cool that you grew up in The Hague, have you ever been back?
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Comment: Thanks a lot for the amazing selection of Hawaii cards, I love them all, especially the glitter one.
howdyholly rated for post card clear out on Feb 23, 2021
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Comment: Such a beautiful card. Thank you.
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Comment: A GREAT selection of postcards, thank you!
RoBeastRo rated for post card clear out on Feb 22, 2021
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Comment: Dig the Trout! Thanks for the postcard!
ericabella rated for Random PC Swap #2 on Feb 21, 2021
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Comment: Thank you! Happy swapping!
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Comment: Thanks for the postcard from L.A.!
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful lilly of the valley postcard.
Maddashin rated for Uninteresting PC Swap - USA - #10 on Feb 19, 2021
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Comment: TY You can have all the snow you want. I hate it. Took forever to clean the car today
Maddashin rated for post card clear out on Feb 19, 2021
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Comment: TY
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Comment: THANKS SO MUCH!
ajmay rated for Uninteresting PC Swap - USA - #10 on Feb 17, 2021
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Comment: Thank you. It's a lovely PC.
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Comment: Thanks for the cool Czech postcard with the chandelier and skulls. How cool! I am a Canuck btw 🇨🇦🤓
SGriffin rated for post card clear out on Feb 17, 2021
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Comment: Thank you!
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Comment: beautiful flower. My favorite is the Gardenia, they smell so heavenly. ty

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Comments

MauiMami on Jan 9, 2021:

Hau'oli la hānau!

glassnowdrop on Nov 20, 2020:

Thank you so much for the angel for July 2020 postcard swap - books and a bookmark It's lovely and i really appreciate it!

lovesreward on Jun 18, 2020:

Thank you for the card for your PC swap Beaches #19 - I certainly hope to get to Hawaii one day! Take care and have a great day! :)

Ozarkfun on Apr 1, 2020:

Thank you so much for being an angel with the 25 card swap. You sent such a nice variety.
Happy Easter!

marinda on Mar 10, 2020:

Thank you so much for angeling the people postcard! I love the pc. It's really great! Have a great day. :)

lambchoppy on Jan 29, 2020:

Hi there! Promoting a PC swap I'm hosting if you're interested. Have a nice day!

Sticker PC Swap #12 - USA ONLY

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