Swap-bot Time: June 25, 2022 3:15 am


Date Joined: April 26, 2014
Last Online: June 24, 2022
Birthday: June 5
Country: United States
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About Me

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Favorite Harry Potter characters: Weasley twins, Snape, Moony - Remus Lupin, Oliver Wood, Dobby & Winky One Little Word for 2021 is Calm


Love Snoopy and Woodstock, Gibbons, Dolphins, and Flying Geese.

Reading Agatha Christie and watching BBC murder mysteries (nothing too scary or gory). Love Sherlock!!!

Love all animals - especially cats, wolves (son is crazy about those), rats, gibbons, and ferrets.

Love to be outside on a warm day or inside in front of a fire on a cold evening.

Love writing to my pen pals, holiday decorating, Hence the name dartha - my son named me this one Christmas (darla+martha)

I am:

More of a tom boy than a girlie girl.

Addicted to: anything snoopy or woodstock, dolphin postcards, making mini books.

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Favorite Colors: Grey, green and blue, Favorite Music: Happy by Pharrell-Williams, Goyte,and Jason Mraz. Favorite Books: Agatha Christie Favorite Movies: Rise of the Guardians, RED, Transformers, Mummy, DaVinci Code, Guardians of the Galaxy, Warm Bodies, Favorite TV shows: Sherlock, Poirot, Miss Marple, Midsomer Murder Mysteries, the IT crowd. Favorite Crafts: Mixed Media mixing found items (crap to some - treasures to me) with store bought, mini books, scrapbooking, quilting, photography.


Bicentennial quarters 1976, Anything to do with: Year of the Rat, Snoopy, Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter

Post Cards:

Especially love: gibbons, dolphins, crows, and cats.
Artsy, cartoony, realistic.... Also am crazy about snoopy, ufos, and robots...
Not into gory but I love the holiday Halloween, Absolutely love the beach/ocean and everything to do with it.


Pink Lemonade, Teas: Nettle tea, Lady Earl Grey tea Coffee: Premier Protein with a shot of espresso

Favorite Colors:

Green, grey and blues are my absolute favorites, but lately I have been into pink and orange together? But all colors are great!

Wish list:

Your handmade art; Anything Snoopy or Woodstock; 1976 Quarters (Bicentennial). Used foreign stamps, Used "Year of the" postage stamps -foreign or domestic - especially year of the rat; heart shaped (rocks, shells, or wood); stationery and post cards; Small things to use in art or journals - love metal, broken chains...


BalticFox rated for Cat Postcard Swap #3 on Jun 18, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the cool cat card - we also have four of them, three are considered seniors and the fourth is not that much younger... Enjoy the kitten energy!
Comment: Fun envie bursting at the seams with cool stuff! Love the kid art! Thank you.
Comment: What a great envie and such a lovely pile of fab cards! Thank you!
Sandy1969 rated for APP - Will you be my Penpal # 1 on May 26, 2022
Comment: Thank you Darla for the wonderful letter, quilt designs, variable sticker sheets, i enjoyed it All. Will write you soon.
Response: Thank you can't wait to hear from you :)
Christopherpines rated for LBoE - Whimsey Jar on May 19, 2022
Comment: This was such a lovely and thoughtful swap! I adore all the goodies tucked inside and the lace included in the package! Thank you!
Comment: Darla! You were my only piece of mail today and you made my day! Thanks for the plethora of stickers! And that Jet Set note card is so funky! Thanks again and let’s all keep spreading joy!!!🌈
Response: You are so sweet!
Comment: Hi Darla. I have to be honest with you. I do not "like" the tassel you made for me...I LOVE IT!!!!! Thank you for joining this and other swaps I've hosted. Hugs, DeAnna
Response: Oh gosh I'm so glad you love it. What an awesome swap!!!!
AmyMarie rated for Lots of Stamps on an Envelope #27 on Apr 20, 2022
Comment: Thanks for a wonderful swap! The fun envelope, the great postage stamps, the nice homemade playing card, and all the playing cards were a joy to receive. Take care.
warheart rated for MAIL ART - Bright Colors on Apr 3, 2022
Comment: Love your envelope! Thank you!
vlhafer54 rated for SMSUSA: 5 Things 1 Envelope on Mar 20, 2022
Comment: Thank you - what a wonderful package - you made my day!
Response: YAY I'm so happy!!!! take care, darla
Comment: Thank you for ALL the fabulous goodies!!! I love all the stickers and cards and can't wait to use them! Thanks for joining my swap!! xoxo
Drachenfrau rated for Harry Potter letter # 69 on Feb 22, 2022
Comment: Thank you so much for such an awesome letter, Darla!!! Great idea!!! ❤️
Comment: Hi Darla! What a creative non traditional Valentine pocket letter! Thank you for taking the time to read my profile and adding my "ba y" to the first pocket! Wonderful execution on the back too. The 2 end pockets were stuffed! I think I might be using those people transfers very soon! And purple washi... thank you! I think that Beyond Van Gogh exhibit would be fantastic! What's not to like about Van Gogh? Thank you again! Happy February. 🌞
Comment: Many thanks for the beautiful card and earrings, and the extra stamps! Happy Heart Day to you, and may you get lots of them!
Comment: wow! thanks so much for the nice valentines day card and the wonderful sticker sheets you tucked in!!! I love everything!
Comment: Hi Darla! Thank you for the sweet Valentine's Day card and the stickers - I love them! Love that you used the new LOVE and Lunar New Year postage stamps as well! They are both so awesome looking! Happy Valentine's Day to you and yours! Hugs and Happy Swapping! ;)
Comment: Such an unusual PC and sticker sheet! Thanks so much!
Ikat78 rated for Year of the Tiger Postcard on Jan 24, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the fun art tiger pc! Oh, love the stamp too. I haven’t seen that one before. Oh Wow, just got the 1/2 pc, 3D Tiger! It’s really cool. Thank you so much. made my day. Happy New Year!
Comment: thank you for the lovely letter! Its so cool that you have traveled to some beauitful places. i have been to switzerland back in 2015 and fell in love! I will definitely write back and tell you more about it :)
Response: Oh thank you - would love to hear from you :). You have made my day!!!
Comment: Thanks for nothing! Have a beautiful day! 😁🤗 The occasion of National Nothing Day reminds us that we don’t really need any occasion to wear a smile or enjoy our life. Happy National Nothing Day.

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user6937 on Jun 8, 2022:

Darla, your surprise Happy Birthday card with some very nice flower stickers came today (I love that they have clear edges)!

Completely out of the blue (as in 'not expected'); thank you for such a sweet gesture


susieq11 on Jun 7, 2022:

Thank you very much h for the darling (!!) PDT labels for Make A Wish May!! I just love them! I appreciate them so much!!! XOXO

susieq11 on Jun 5, 2022:

Happy Birthday!!!!!!

user6937 on May 30, 2022:

Hi, Darla - the MAW has arrived; thank you for the $1 bill and the USA Forever stamps - I do love the space theme of them all. :)

Ciska76 on May 29, 2022:

Thank you so much for the lovely stickers. Look forward to using them. (MAW! May)

anicka22 on May 28, 2022:

Thank you so much for the lovely stickersheets! Hope you have some sunshine and rain stopped.

user6937 on May 27, 2022:

Great idea to have a birthday MONTH, lol, guess I'll have to try it out - and it starts in 4 days - you have a great month :)

phillaine on May 25, 2022:

Thank you for the absolutely lovely handmade birthday card and sweet stickers you sent me for my May wish list. As always, I appreciate your kindness. ♥

bethe on May 23, 2022:

Thank you so much for the postage stamps and vellum envelopes from May MAW! These come in so handy. Best wishes ☺️

susieq11 on May 21, 2022:

Make A Wish May — thank you Darla for the amazing rubber stamp!! Ooooh I can’t wait to use it on my mail! And the card was hilarious! I love it!! Thank you for the birthday wishes and I’m all for celebrating for the full month, ha ha!!! XOXO

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