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loverofpostcards

loverofpostcards
Date Joined: May 1, 2019
Last Online: May 23, 2022
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

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AJ73 rated for Cardboard w swap on May 23, 2022
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Comment: Hello and thank you for the “W” postcard!
myancey rated for Cardboard w swap on May 23, 2022
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Comment: Hi I love the wheaties chunk thanks so much Glennys. Have a great day
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Comment: What a beautiful baby. Thank you for the pc.
basykes rated for WTF PC Swap R6 on May 19, 2022
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Comment: Interesting postcard. I've been to Hadrian's Wall and the wind was so strong it blew me down!
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Comment: Thank you for the really pretty postcard
nanadiana rated for I SPY #22 on May 18, 2022
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Comment: Thank you so much for the resend. Monument Circle in Indianapolis looks like a fun place to explore. :)
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard! I visited Oahu when I was little so it brought back happy memories!
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Comment: Thanks, Marc
DollyDotBoo rated for I’m Not From Here #7 on May 13, 2022
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Comment: thank you
cortneysfake rated for I’m Not From Here #7 on May 13, 2022
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octobereve930 rated for I SPY #22 on May 13, 2022
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Comment: thank you for the resend of this swap i really enjoy seeing views from that angle...5/12
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Comment: Thank you!
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Comment: This PC is so lovely ♥ And I adore the map on the back! Thank you so much for the card~
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Comment: Love this beautiful postcard thank you ❤️
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Comment: Thank you :)
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Comment: Thanks for the adorable card! <3 -Kishna
octobereve930 rated for I’m Not From Here #7 on May 10, 2022
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Comment: thank you for the lovely wv card love to see cards that I feel like I can walk right into. 5/10
NJBird rated for Multiview postcard Swap on May 6, 2022
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Comment: Thanks for the PC. Maybe one day I'll visit Hawaii. It looks gorgeous!
BookishPenpal rated for Lil bit of Red Postcard Swap on May 4, 2022
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful postcard. The flower is so pretty. Also, Ive never visited Hawaii but plan to one day 💌

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Comments

MarHelene on Mar 25, 2022:

Thank you for the Angel/Hawaii card for the January 2021. Written and stamped postcard swap

melissalovespaper on Jan 15, 2022:

Hello my dear I know I should do nothing 😉 But thought It would be nice to let a small notice that you should do nothing at the 16th January because it is "National Nothing Day" 😅

National Nothing Day - January 16

loverofpostcards on Apr 24, 2021:

I got a bag of envelopes today, but have no idea why. I would never have signed up for this. It is from babs, bags, bags. Tribble R cool

loverofpostcards on Apr 24, 2021:
heidiblooms on Mar 29, 2021:

Just stopping by to say hello and thank you for hosting so many awesome PC swaps!:)

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. :)

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