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theyankeehooker

theyankeehooker
Date Joined: January 18, 2010
Last Online: May 12, 2010
Birthday: September 7, 1984
Country: United States
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About Me

My name is Amanda and I live in Colorado Springs, Colorado. I am 25 years old. I am a Virgo, and my birthday is 9/7. I grew up in Upstate New York. I have a boyfriend, Christopher, whom was my high school sweetheart. We have a son, Parker, whom was born 10/22/09. I will be making my 19th trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando Florida this May. It is definitely my favorite place. I LOVE Disney World, and Mickey Mouse. It will be my sons first trip, and I'm ecstatic.

I LOVE anything with an Irish theme. I'm very Irish, and very proud of it!

Favorite Books

She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb.
Dear John by Nicholas Sparks Any books about babies during the first year!

Favorites

I have a three month old son, Parker, whom was born 10/22/09. Anything for him is good to me :)

Likes

Colors: Purple, Green, Red. Jewel tones. Brown.
Smells: Vanilla, apple, apple/cinnamon. I love masculine scented candles too.

Tea of all kinds, except chai or plain tea.

Crocheting! I love to crochet. I love yarn. In a very big way! When swapping, everything I send is home-made. I prefer to receive the same. After all, it is why I swap! I swap to see other peoples work, and to share my own.

I don't only love receiving yarn works, but I do certainly love those! I'd love a pair of knitted socks(I wear a size 10 shoe) but I know that's kind of a big request.

I'd love anything for my kitchen. My kitchen has a Irish theme. Green it is! I love anything Irish.

Dislikes

Colors: Orange, yellow Smells: Flowery smells, cigarette smoke ( I do not allow anything in my house that smells of smoke.)

Favorite Television

Lost NCIS

Favorite Crafts

I love everything homemade. Mainly, I crochet. And constantly! I've tried knitting a dozen times at least, I just don't get it. So, I decided to just put my effort into getting even better at crocheting. I must say it has worked! I've gotten pretty darn good. Yarn related swaps are my favorite!

I like scrapbooking, and I haven't even started my babies book yet, I have no supplies! I'd love to find a scrapbooking supply swap.

I also love to sew. I have a sewing machine. I'd love a fabric swap.

Wish List

Things I would just love to have:

Crocheted/knitted things: Irish themed coasters Irish themed scrubbies Irish themed dish cloths Socks! (Shoe size 10?) I've never had handmade socks before! Wash cloths for my baby boy Bookmarks Handmade bookmarks.

Clover/shamrock metal cookie cutter Scrapbooking supplies for a baby boy theme. Hand made bookmarks (any materials, but thin enough so the book isn’t damaged) Crochet hook roll. I use Susan Bates bamboo handled crochet hooks, so those would need to fit in it.
Irish stitch markers. Anything Mickey Mouse. Coupons for: Pampers Diapers Huggies wipes Maxwell House Coffee International Coffee

Ratings

nmterrier rated for theyankeehooker and nmterrier on Mar 24, 2010
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Comment: Why don't you just answer me? I hate giving bad ratings!
TAnn rated for Tourist Brochure Swap #4 on Mar 20, 2010
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craftycrocheter rated for Crochet/Knit Coaster Swap on Mar 19, 2010
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Comment: Very disappointing, since you were the coordinater. I did message you, but got no response. If something does arrive I will change the rating.
xd0nn4x rated for Yarn and surprise swap on Mar 19, 2010
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Comment: I've emailed you, pm'd you, even contacted you on etsy, all have been unread, and you have since logged on, I hate to give you a one, but extremely disappointed that the coordinator of a swap would flake on me, especially on a package swap she marked "sent" I've come to the conclusion it was never sent at all hence you lied, if it got lost in the mail you could of simply said that but no, repeated ignoring and all that is just wrong. Edit: This was angeled by the Lovely @TerryF
kariberi rated for Yarn and Chocolate Swap on Mar 12, 2010
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YooperHill rated for Handmade Profile Suprise Swap-US on Mar 11, 2010
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Comment: sent pm on 3/3, but no communication, and no profile suprise!!!! A
denisedecker58 rated for Mom's Only Fb Swap on Feb 10, 2010
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Christa613 rated for I love my state postcard swap #2 on Feb 9, 2010
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Comment: thanks so much for the the great swap package..... I love the dish cloths and all the yarn.... big smiles....
jenchaos77 rated for I love my state postcard swap #2 on Feb 6, 2010
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Comment: thanks sooo much for the pretty pc- i love it :D
DarbyFlats rated for Mom's Only Fb Swap on Feb 6, 2010
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Comment: Thank you.
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Comment: thank you!
savhilt rated for I love my state postcard swap #2 on Feb 5, 2010
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Comment: Thanks for the beautiful view of Pike's Peak!!!!!
christinanwags rated for Mom's Only Fb Swap on Feb 4, 2010
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Comment: Thanks so much :) I'll get them moving along :)
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Comment: Thanks for the post card.
thevmatt rated for Mom's Only Fb Swap on Feb 1, 2010
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Comment: Thanks very much:-)
Response: You're welcome :)
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Comment: Great bookmark! Is that crochet or tatting? It is beautiful work! Thanks, Linda
Response: You're welcome!! It is crocheted. Thank you very much for the heart!! I'm very happy you like it.
mammadoo rated for Big Fat Stuffed Envelope Swap on Feb 1, 2010
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Comment: Thanks, I love the crocheted piece
Response: You're welcome! I'm glad you liked it:)

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Comments

TC on May 16, 2013:

Amanda Mahar

user2637 on May 2, 2010:

Flakers are mean!!

user2637 on Apr 12, 2010:

You replied to my Etsy message, but still not here. Interesting......

LisaLisa3 on Mar 18, 2010:

I have angeled the Yarn and Chocolate Swap to your partner. I hope you get things sorted out and will be able to come back and swap.

LisaLisa3 on Mar 16, 2010:

Can you please let me know if you received the swap I sent you for the Destash Dishcloth swap? Thanks.

LINDA50 on Mar 16, 2010:

There is a thread about you in the public forums in the Help section.

xd0nn4x on Mar 14, 2010:

Hi I hope everything is okay, you said you mailed the yarn and surprise swap already, and I have yet to receive it :(, did it get lost in the mail? please let me know!!

driftwood on Feb 12, 2010:

hi, welcome to swap bot, I saw your intro on nuts for sewing and noticed you like wally lamb too. Loved that book. Hope you have fun here, it is such a blast and lots of laughs. hugs, michelle

biasbabe on Feb 1, 2010:

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To the Nuts for Sewing Group

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