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TexyDeb

TexyDeb
Date Joined: July 20, 2007
Last Online: December 4, 2022
Birthday: January 6
Country: Greece

About Me

November 8, 2022, want to let y'all know, it is taking average 6 weeks to get a postcard from here to the USA.

November 1, 2022, buried one of my 3 cats. Today November 4 buried the 2nd of my 3 cats. A type of "cat leukemia". :( Today the 3rd one was checked out. She does not have it. She is getting shots to protect her from it. To go from 3 to one in such a short time hurts horribly.

Had the funeral for our 100-year-old friend! He was/is awesome and sorely missed already. 10/10/2022

September 25, 2022 I am better. I have joined a few swaps. I am so tired but working every day since April will do that. It has been rough. I am grateful for what I have and what I don't have.

My dad had back surgery, he passed away, the news I got is his body wasn't strong enough to recover from the surgery. He was almost 81. The hits just keep coming. . .my husband's older (75-year-old) brother had his leg removed, he is in hospice care and not expected to live, alcoholism combined with diabetes. August 18, 2022, he died today. Today was the funeral of a 47-year-old mentally handicapped fellow. He came to the store every day, made silly jokes, improved my day and mood. He was in hospice for about a month and died of a heart attack. No internet at home for 9 days so far. Hours on the phone with the provider, a new router and still nothing. Tomorrow an electrician is coming. . .updated 8-8-2022 (I'm using the internet at work on my break) 25 August a terrifying storm passed over the island, I do not remember such a furious storm, the loudness and amount of thunder was scary and lightening, WOW, took out most of the phone service and fried most of the internet routers on the island.

October 26, 2021. . .my dad mailed me some blank Christmas cards from California, USA. . they arrived today, June 29th, 2022!!! To make it worse, the cards are mildewed and stuck together!!!

The mail, uuuggghh, I mailed a postcard to the USA it took about 5 weeks. During that time, I re-sent to my partner and took only about 2 weeks. It makes no sense! I drop them off inside the main post office to a clerk or outside thd building!!!??? Sorry! June 7, 2022

I get mail only once a week.

I have 2 threes'; I am ashamed of this and sad. I can give no explanation.

I married a Greek/American and moved to Greece with him.

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I am a Christian. I attend a Church here where I live.

PLEASE, notify me if you don't get what I sent, I will re-send ASAP!

I am married with 3 children and 1 grand baby!

I have 3 cats. As of November 4. 2022 I have only one cat. :(

POSTCARDS: I love postcards such as recipes, turtles, frogs, squirrels, flowering plants, flowers, any from any movie, ad cards if they are funny or clever, bible verses, UNESCO sites, freebies, Stay Calm and..., Twilight series (loved the books and the first movie, liked the other movies), Game of Thrones books, loved them, any from any TV series, any holiday anytime of the year, cupcakes, cakes, tea or coffee, printed with encouragement. PLEASE, send any postcard you want. I have a VERY limited choice for sending.

TEA: I prefer NOT to receive green tea because I don't like it. I also do not chamomile tea. I DO LIKE to try flavors that are not common.

Burgundy and Pink are my favorite colors.

I love flowers, flowering bushes, flowering vines. Especially if they smell good. All Cacti but again if they bloom, even better.

Texas and Oregon are my favorite states.

I like sending and getting snail mail of any kind.

Tex-Mex food is my favorite, 2nd favorite is Greek.

I like reading. I read almost every book that comes my way. I keep one in different places so I can always have one available when I have time to read. ha ha ha

Ratings

JadeFan rated for LSRUS Travelling Postcard Round 17 on Nov 27, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the swap. Found it again under a mail package.
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Comment: Love your cards!! Hope you are doing well.
tendersores rated for PH: List 5 Series - Pets Names on Nov 22, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the postcard! I love all your pet names.
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Comment: Hi there. Received the PCโ€™s, probably the easiest solution when you havenโ€™t revived card yet. I think our mail service is totally out of whack because ones that Iโ€™m receiving are taking way longer to receive - and other mail I have sent out in Canada have take 3 weeks and one that I sent at same time hasnโ€™t even received it yet and now itโ€™s being a month. Take care.
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Comment: Not sure what happened with this one, but it's postmarked Oct. 24th.
Response: OCTOBER 24TH??? I don't understand how that is possible! I want to scream and say bad words right now. SERIOUSLY??? Also, postcards are taking 6 weeks to get to the US and Canada. I am VERY sorry and have no explanation for such a thing. With all my heart I am sorry. Once, recently, I forgot to drop off a postcard and told my partner. It was the day after. Not such a long time. I wish I could find out why such thing happened and how it got to you so quick if I had mailed it so horribly late.
KrystalCook84 rated for Ugly PC Swap #62 on Nov 2, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the postcard! Small world that you know someone from Hamilton!
Response: She is a ceramics artist. She lost the lease on her studio here. She lives again in Hamilton with her elderly parents. It is a small world. :) Thank you for rating.
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard from Santorini. I hope to visit there someday.
Response: WOW! I sent this in June. thank you for rating
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Comment: Thank you! I've become more of a coffee fan, lately, but I'm afraid I've never liked milk (I think I'd prefer water :)
Response: ha haha, drink more water, good, I went off milk for many years now, EXCEPT in my coffee and an occasional bowl of cereal
mchesser12 rated for CPG Sept 2022 SC PC - Global on Oct 8, 2022
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Comment: Thanks for the Santorini postcard. Finally getting over a sinus infection/cold.
Response: OH boy! Sorry you were sick! Oddly something in the air is causing me allergic reactions in my nose and eyes. ha ha ha
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Comment: It made it here 6/10
Response: so sorry, I sent it SEPTEMER 9th? ? ?
LadyJo rated for PH: List 5 Series - On The Go on Oct 4, 2022
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Comment: Great list of on the go foods to eat! Love the pc and the stamp! Take care!
Response: thank you, it makes me feel good that you liked it all, be well
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely postcard! When I read your list of BBQ/Grill items, I got hungry and made me want to go and grill something for dinner. :) Take care and keep on swapping...
Response: ha ha, ;) yummy in my tummy
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Comment: Thanks for the extra postcards!
Response: you are welcome :)
suepier rated for LSRUS: Send a Postcard x5-Int'l on Aug 30, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the nice postcard.
Response: you are welcome, ty
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Comment: Thank you for such a nice postcard and lovely message! Itโ€™s so wonderful to find joy in little things everyday :)
Response: Recently I read, even if we are having a bad day there is something good in it, you are welcome and thank you too
LadyJo rated for BEACH Postcard on Aug 24, 2022
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Comment: First of all Thank you for the three postcards! I receive two one day and the other a couple days later. They are beautiful but the postage stamps are just as cool, too! I am sorry to read about the tragic things lately .that have happen to you. I do hope by now everyone is healing well. You have my deepest Sympathy on losing your father. May the memories stay with you!
Response: tyvm, I am better, this is life, I don't remember why I sent so many but I am glad you liked them, ha ha
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Comment: Thanks! Will be in Santorini in October!
Response: woo hoo super cool, come to Nissi market in Imerovigli. . . I will treat you
captkristi rated for PH: List 5 Series - Pet Peeves on Aug 19, 2022
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Comment: You have a store in Greece!?!? OMG that's amazing!! I always wondered about your address because I looked it up once just curious why it didn't have like - a road or whatever. Looks gorgeous there. *sigh* I hope you are having a most excellent life - as I imagine it. hahaha Fire that guy at your store!!! How annoying. Thanks so much for the card. See you in the mailbox!
Response: ha ha ha, ty for brightening my day, I work everday from April until November. My home used to have a view now hotels are blcoking the view. My shop is across the street from an incredible view. I have been blessed with lovley customers. He quit and I was grateful but then he kept coming around here, uuggghhh but finally I told him do not come around here, he quit because he found a job that paid more, ha ha, good for him, I am doing good. be well
mchesser12 rated for PH: What Is Your Area Famous For? on Aug 18, 2022
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Comment: Thanks for the postcard and sharing about the caldera/cliffs. How cool that homes are built into the cliffs.
Response: I remember my first inside one, so strange but the view, WOW, ha ha
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Comment: Hello Debra! Today I received your envelope! I will pass them on to the next person! Thank you for the extra postcards ๐Ÿ˜ Warm Greetings Inez ๐ŸŒบ
Response: u r welcome, so very welcome

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Comments

DeboraCreates on Jun 6, 2022:

Thank you so much for the re-send of the CPG - where I live - global card.

Since the first one arrived after you mailed the second, I now have two lovely postcards of where you live!

Happy swapping!

Onyx on May 2, 2022:

Thank you for the wonderful card Deb! Always love it when I get mail from you!

thisismeAXiD on Jan 5, 2022:

Happy birthday month

OrigamiGrace on Mar 5, 2021:

friday

Hope your weekend is off to a wonderful start! Hugs!

rhinoluvr on Dec 14, 2020:

Hi Debra! ๐Ÿ‘‹ Thanks for the resend for Ugly PC Swap #17. It arrived today. Sorry again for the mix up when I rated you. ๐Ÿ˜ธ I hope quarantine will end very soon. Take care & stay safe ๐Ÿค—

MisplacedfromPA on Dec 2, 2020:

Your post card you sent for the CS the unworthy PC swap, finally arrived. It is stamped sent in September and just now finally arrived. I had already rated a 5, but now added a heart. Peace be with you. Happy Holiday Season.

OrigamiGrace on Nov 2, 2020:

new

area51ufo1 on Oct 30, 2020:

Hi Debra ! Hope you and your family are ok! We know all too well about earthquakes here in California

LadyJo on Jun 3, 2020:

Thank you for the great pc! It will be a memorable one for sure! This was for IMF Tag!

yvonne401 on May 12, 2020:

C19S: Hello

Hi Deb! Hope you are managing well during this difficult time! Our new normal can be difficult for everyone. Hoping that you and your family stay safe and healthy during this difficult time and that things will return to normal soon. Take care and hang in there.

Blessings,

Yvonne

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