Sunday, February 7, 2010

OneWorld, One Heart!

EDIT 2/15/2010 2am est: ALL GOOD THINGS MUST COME TO AN END.... OK it is now 2 am more comments...Thank you everyone...I will be picking a winner tomorrow afternoon :) (out of a hat)

Thank you so much for visiting and commenting on my brand new blog!  It means a lot to me.

I hope some of you will consider my plea for Pink, Daisies and Mickey mouse ATCs formy great-niece. read about it 2 posts above,and read about Daisy on my side bar.  I got 0 comments on that post, but 173 on my giveaway post.

Everyone I have been meeting have been so nice,and all the blogs that I have visited are all being so generous,that I decided I am NOT going to wait til next year to jump on the band wagon!   Yet I have to give some thought to what I am giving away, so please bare with me for not longer than 24 hours,and I will have more info here!  You have all inspired me!   : D
OK,I want to start by reminding everyone that Lisa Swifka (whimsicalBohemian) created this event in 2007. The original idea behind this giveaway event was to bring bloggers together from around the world who may never ordinarily meet. It closes the gap of the blog community and enables us to interact, discover new and wonderful people, and in the process possibly win a prize or many prizes along the way. 2007 had roughly 85-90 participants and many connections were made because of it......friendships that are still going strong.
We had a strong showing the first year for sure, and then in 2008 we had just about tripled that number. In 2009 there were 911 participants, to say I was amazed is an understatement. 28 countries were represented in the 2009 event as well.
This is more than wanting to win something.......that is only the the end it's about finding kindred spirits. Someone who may be fairly new to blogging, not sure how to navigate, find others and have others find them....Some are long time bloggers and in some cases well known in the blogging community. Whatever the case it brings all of them together. This is an INTERNATIONAL event that has and had participants from the US, Canada, France, Sweden, Germany, Finland, Malaysia, Brazil, The Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, Ireland, England,Wales, Slovenia and more. It transcends geographical location, socio economics, political affiliation, religious's a coming together like the giant community we are on this planet. If only it took a simple giveaway to create PEACE everywhere, in the mean time here we give from our hearts.

I have thought much about what to offer. We are all traveling all over the world.
the theme this year is a "magic carpet ride", but  that is a fantasy after all (not that I wouldn't enjoy it..)  But think about the ways, people in different countries  and regions had limited resources on communicating with each other:  first there was  smoke signals
Then there was Morse code

then we had the riders of the Pony express...

which led of course to the modern day mail service, The US has the best mail service in the world,and to think we can send a greeting to anyone in our own country for under 50 cents and to many countries for under 1 dollar. I am proud to be a former Rural Letter Carrier for the USPS and my husband Ron still is a Postal worker 38 years and counting (that is how we met).   Of course the telephone,came about in here,and then the MAGICAL CARPET known as the  INTERNET!!
 Can you think  where I might be heading with this?

Something nice, pictures to follow in a little while...keeping you in suspense is even more fun I think...

EDIT TO SAY:  My giveaway is 40 "stamped" (rubber that is) envelopes in sizes A2 and A6, some will be colored in, some may be embossed. Some may be vintage, some may be cute, some might be quotes. These are all QUALITY envelopes, some are made with handmade paper, some have mica flakes in them etc.
here is a sampling of the A2 size.

If the winner is American, you will also receive 10 first class and 10 2nd ounce postage stamps. If you are not American I will add (provided I can get them) 3 International Reply Coupons...these are good in almost every country on the planet and good to use for swaps. Sometimes you have to ask your postal center to order a couple for you.  I will include a printed list of the countries that use them.

here is a sampling of the A6 size. 

Rules (I am real loose here)
1. I would prefer you have a blog,but I won't hold it against you if you do not,just please make sure to leave me an email so I can contact you if you should be a winner.

2. you must comment on THIS post only to be in the drawing.

3. You must ONLY  comment once.

4. No comments excepted after February 14th at midnight EST, I will be drawing the winner and making the announcement on February 15th.

 you will get 1 extra chance if you comment on either one of my other posts (since I am new to blogging)

edit:  WOOT!!! we have reached 100 comments I will be adding a 2nd winner gift.  The second winner will also get  40 stamped envelopes in A2 and A6  sizes.  We'll see how it goes after that.  Good luck everyone and thanks for visiting my VERY BRAND NEW blog.  :D  Susan



Plumrose Lane said...

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and for your lovely comments Susan! No worries on the help either as I offer step-by-step instructions for my freebie backgrounds too so there's no getting lost. ;-)

Looking forward to seeing what you offer and I hope you enjoy the journey along OWOH.

Caya-Papaya said...

I also wanted to say thanks for visiting my blog. I look forward to talking to you more.

Pixie said...

I am certain that whatever you make or share will be wonderful! I look forward to seeing it!

Bibi said...

Thanks so much for visiting me and following my blog. I can't wait to see what you come up with :)

SharDon Exclusives said...

It is so exciting to find such lovely blogs like yours on this Magic Carpet Ride! Please enter my name in your drawing then stop by for a chance to win my beaded bracelet giveaway!
Have a great Ride. Yes, I have become a follower too! Now I want to see more of your posts,
Sharon (#52)

Mia J. said...

I love surprises. Please enter me.

E.J. Stevens said...

I would love a chance to win!

p.s. I am a new follower. :)[at]gmail[dot]com

Grace said...

Please include me in your wonderful giveaway. What a fun blog to visit on the magic carpet. Thank you for sharing!


Valrie said...

Kindred spirits we are! I recently started to blog? I will follow you, will you follow me? I love the mystique in your giveaway! I just added my third giveaway today for reaching a benchmark!

Please glide your carpet to my door and look for my second post!


Gina Luna said...

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How Marvelous!

Please count me in!


Gina Luna

Please visit My World for a chance to win one of seven Art Dolls!

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Susan said...

I love surprises. Would love to enter your giveaway.

Ocean County is getting more snow tomorrow! I also keep missing those snow blowers. Dont think I have a chance for one this season. Who knew?

Happy Blogging!

jonaks said...

I had fun reading your blog.

Red said...

___________xo ____ xo






KryssiRuss said...

What a fantastic giveaway! Please enter my name in your draw and come enter mine #750 on the ride. - Krystal (

Deb said...

blog celebration & great giveaway, count me in!

Debbie said...

great giveaway please enter me

Barbara Olivo Cagle said...

Hi Pieces of Fate, what a lovely idea and post you have. I love the surprise. I'd love to win. I absolutely love your gifts. Please take time to visit my blog, too, for a chance to win my book, 16 x MOM: A Mastery of Motherhood. I'm working on getting all the country flags. I promise to revisit your's too.


Lola said...

LOVE surprises! I love the photo of your geese!!! Enjoyed your post. (It now costs us $1 Cdn to mail a letter to the U.S.!) Visit me (#874) for an Angel Card Reading giveaway.

pumpkinlady430 said...

You have my stamp of interest, how exciting to communicate with you, via the sites of this magical world! Space and time and people are united in one great home called Earth!

Bettina Groh said...

My husband would love that telegraph key but I'm up for a mystery. So please enter me in your drawing! Come and visit my blog at #3

Heather said...

I'll bite, surprises are fun.
Please come by and visit my blog giveaway as well.
OWOH #978

LYNDY WARD said...

Greetings & Salutations,
Enchanting Mystery OWOH Giveaway!
Lovely Work & Blog.
My Uncle was a USPS Rural Mail Carrier for thirty years.
The stories he would tell...

For a little Glitter & Magic fly by my blog
#242 On The List @:

Cosmic Blessings´¨)
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(¸.•´ (¸.•´Lyndy Ward

s hyler said...

I would love to be included in your drawing.

Kelly said...

Great giveaway! Please enter my name! Pop over to my blog (#92 on the magic carpet) for a chance to win, too! :)

Janice said...

What a fabulous giveaway! I love a surprise. Please enter my name, thank you.

Peggy said...

Beautiful and charming blog! So magical!!Love surprises!!
A beautiful and stunning treasure !
I am traveling on my magic carpet ,my first year with OWOH flying from Connecticut.
My blog #937

Vanessa said...

Too cute! Great humor! Come and make a new friend!


Atypical Girl said...

What wonderful work! Thank you so much for your giveaway!

Amy, OWOH #680/681

Marina said...

Come see my stamping giveaways too!

Cher said...

what a unique giveaway! luv the idea...and you are doing fine with your new blog! toss my name in...ty in advance..signed: blogless :(
I will go comment on all your posts!

Regina said...

Swooping in today from Alabama to see YOU!! What a journey I have had so far on my Magic Carpet Ride. So many wonderful many talented artist (and oh my YES..some kindred spirits found)

All the wonderful giveaways...I have always believed that any gift made or given from the heart to another is giving a piece of yourself. I would be honored if you would enter my name.

Please stop by my place, Southern Ooaks #760, on your next ride. Have some Sweet Iced tea...look around and then enter for one of my gifts from the heart.


JaNs ArTy AtC JouRneY said...

Wow, what a fabby giveaway!! Off to have another look at your new blog!
You are welcome to visit my Blog and enter my giveaway. #1041
Jan x

Tara... said...

ooooh wonderful giveaway I am always short on envelopes! :) Please count me in they look lovely
isn't this fun??

My Way said...

Hello from Georgia, USA!! I'm really having fun flying from blog to blog and seeing so much talent!
I'm new to the art world and overwhelmed by all the different kinds of art I might could learn.
Please enter me and thank you for your generosity!

Susan said...

Greetings from Salem ! Such fun traveling by magic carpet to visit new and old friends. lovely giveaway please enter me too! Susan
I invite you to visit my blog giveaway I have fresh baked brownies and cinnamon tea prepared for my visitors!

jane p said...

Stamped envelopes. What fun idea!

Jane P

Diane said...

Great giveaway & welcome to blog land! Thanks for dropping by my blog & especially for following along! Please include me in your giveaway. Thanks!

Jingle said...

This is a wonderful idea! Welcome to the world of blogging and welcome to the magic carpet ride!!! I'm so glad you have joined in the fun! I hope you get a chance to enter the giveaway on my blog, too! (#222)

Rhody Art said...

thank you so much for visiting MY blog and here I am visiting YOUR blog. I am also following you. Yes, I do indeed want to win, please please?
lin c

Diane said...

Very different! thanks :O)

Birgit said...

Hi there,

Lovely envelopes -- thanks for taking the time to create such a nice prize. :)

If a glass bead necklace sounds good, you might want to visit my blog. It would be a pleasure to welcome you there. :)

Greetings from Munich,
# 849

carylsrealm said...

Hi Susan! Great giveaway! Would love to be entered!

Lucys Baby said...

Congrats on starting a blog. I really enjoy it, but I'm not very technilogically advanced. Takes me Forever to post things. And I'm never sure how to move things around...but, I'm learning.
Good luck and add my name to your hat!

Jenea said...

Hi dear!!! I like your idea! It’s very Awesome! I wish to ALL who will participate in this wondefull give-away, Big Good Luck! Yohooooo! ;)

Kathy Sprinkle said...

I would love to win!
Thanks for a lovely stop on the magic Carpet ride!
Outrageous joy,
Kathy over at Everyday Bliss
#111 on the blog tour!

Meagan said...

What a lovely giveaway!
Thank you for letting me enter.

meagan515 *at* yahoo *dot* com

Maron said...

Lovely blog...lovely family too! Count me in on your giveaway please and fly over to #220 for a visit too

maya said...

What a great give-away event, please count me in!
Greetings from the Netherlands.

Quiltsmiles said...

Plese enter me in your drawing. All of your photos are Lovely (snow, art and family). Welcome to blogging!

luverlie said...

I would love to be entered in your giveaway. How generous. Will visit often.

tanya904 said...

Thank so much i just love mail art and would be thrilled to win
Please stop by #904 on the Magic Carpet ride

Rich Witch said...

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Please count me in!


Rich Witch

Please visit me for a chance to win a Most Magical Prize at:

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Bev Coffaro said...

Great giveaway, would love to win. I love your blog too. Please stop by my blog for my giveaway

Nanbon44 said...

Please enter me in your lovely giveaway, then stop by for a visit and a chance to win my hearts.... #649

Rebecca said...

Thanks so much for stopping by!
Would love to win your give away also!
Many blessings this week

Jorgelina said...

Lovely envelopes -- Please count me in!

Flor Larios Art said...

Love surprises! Thanks.
Please come to my blog, just click on the OWOH logo and it will take you to my giveaway!
Good luck to both of us!

Elizabeth Holcombe said...

I LOVE THIS!!!! It is just TOO wonderful! I'm number 295!~~~XXOO, Beth

Lorraine said...

Lovely!:o)Please sign me up!! And, be sure to visit me at #837
*magic smiles*

WW said...

I’d love to be entered in your drawing.
Stop by my blogs to be entered in mine.

WW #577 #602

Beadwright said...

Hi Susan, nice to see you here. I love your giveaway. Please enter me in. I don't need a bonus to leave a few comments.

#350 on the magic carpet ride.

Danise said...

Wow look at you! you go girl I did tell you your blog will grow quick.Isn't this blog event fun?
Hey you know what I have seven chickens and two em.Mine follow me around the yard when I let them out to scratch.And they Love crackers.

Glassgrrl Studios said...

I adore your references to old fashioned, 'real' mail, as it's always been a soft spot of mine, and where I met my husband all those years ago. Needless to say, those envelopes wouldn't gather dust around here.

Jeanie said...

Please please pick me :) Love those envelopes ! Thank you !

Sara said...

Oh, I love, love these!!!!

What a lovely giveaway. Please enter me...

I'm #16 on the list - do drop by.

nhsarab at yahoo dot com

Mary Isabella and Kiley too! said...

OOOOOOH Please add me...m.

Lynn said...

Your gifts are fun, and thoughtful. Please add my name to the hat.
Thanks so much for visiting my blog =)

Rose Works Jewelry said...

I'd love to win! :D

McCrafty said...

Include me too :)

Jasmine said...

Such sweet envelopes. I love the look of that morse code machine. You were lucky to find a gem like that. Your snow pictures elow are great. I might try and incorporate the big white disc shapes into a blizzard design. Thanks for the inspiration and thank you for the visit too xJ

Helen said...

Love your giveaway. Will be back to check out your future posts. Please enter me in the draw. #1039

Tamara Dozier said...

What a wonderful giveaway you're offering! I'd love to enter and you can enter on my blog as well. #227 on the magic carpet.

Bibi said...

Ooh great giveaway! Fantastic idea to jazz up some envelopes, I usually can't be bothered after I've made the card!

Tumbleweed Trails said...

Happy blogging to you! It is so much fun. Love seeing all the great blogs and meeting so many people. You are sure to make some good friends and blogging buddies along the way. I love love love the photos on your blog. I'm an old farm girl so the geese and hen caught my eye.

Your giveaway is terrific! I would love a chance to win. Please add my name to your drawing! Thanks for participating in the OWOH event.

visionquest2020 (at) msn (dot) com

baukje said...

I really love your envelopes!!! I would like to win them. Greetings from France

Cecilia said...

Hi Susan!
Thanks so much for visiting my blog!! Welcome to blogging :)
Your offering to this journey is awesome! I literally gasped when I saw what you were giving away :)

Joy said...

Please add my name to the hat. :o)

S. said...

Great giveaway! Please add me to your drawing and thank you for your generosity.

RR said...

Lovely! Thanks for the chance.

PEA said...

Oh yes, please, I would so love to win some of your gorgeous envelopes, what a delightful idea they are-) If you haven't already, make sure you come over and enter my giveaway, I'm #116! Thank you!! xox

Carapace said...

You were a rural mail carrier? Truly, you were one of the nation's heroes! You can tell who's really important to this country's functioning every national holiday, when no one cares that the Senate's shut down, but everyone gets antsy over the mail. As much as I love email, there's still something magic about seeing a package for me sticking out of that metal mailbox...!
Glad you joined the Ride!
OWOH Ticket Holder #21

Ksenia said...

Greetings from Moldova!
Gorgeous envelopes!!!!
OWOH #138

daffy said...

Hi from snowy Missouri
nice give away
you have goten a lot more snow than we have but we don't need any more . hope you were able to get the snowblower before they sold out.
I am having a lot of fun flying from blog to blog on the magic carpet. it will take me forever to get thru all the entries since i am spending time on each one enjoying everyones creativity
carolyn h

Cheryl said...

What a fantastic giveaway, I'd love to win it! I’m also participating in One World One Heart. Please come by my blog and leave a comment to have a chance to win what I'm giving away.

Jenna Z said...

Oh wow! You would not believe it but I am always in need of envelopes! For handmade cards and sending little thing like stickers and such to friends! And these are such FUN envelopes!

Mallory said...

Awesome! Count me in :)

Marie S said...

Wow very generous Susan, please count me in.
When you get chance, fly by my blog on your magic carpet, I am OWOH #907.
It is so very very nice to meet you.
Thank you so much for participating in OWOH.

mitz said...

this is ** stamp-pendous** thanks for the
opportunities.. .. t c

catieann said...

Hi Susan
What a nice giveaway!! Thank you for visiting my blog and my owoh giveaway! What I love about blog hopping is that you get to meet so many kindred spirits. I am an RN who is medically
disabled as well. We need to talk more about it.

Sushiboofay said...

Nice blog! Please enter me in your drawing!


Jenny Fowler said...

I love the enlargement of your envelopes. Goodies! Thank you for the chance to win!

Stanza Rae said...

Thank you for participating in OWOH. And for your giveaway.

I actually have 2 giveaways at my blog, the OWOH one and a bonus giveaway. Feel free to enter both.

Maggie R said...

Hi...I'm a bit wind blown as I just flew in on the Magic Carpet from Canada... Whew!
Love your blog and your prize is
certainly one I hope I win!!
Thanks for entering my name for a chance to win.
Hop on the carpet and come see me. My prize is a beaded bracelet done by "moi"
I'm #362

Doda said...

Hi, nice to meet you. Thanks for stopping by my blog.
Those are lovely envelopes. I'd love to win them!
I'm just going to go check out the rest of your blog now! :-)

Athena said...

How terrific! Great giveaway! Thanks so much for having this- please throw my name into the hat. :) And if you haven't already, don't forget to stop by my blog for chances to win prizes, too! #318 on the magic carpet...

Diane Hutchinson said...

Your blog looks great. And I'd love to be entered into your contest.I'm a follower now!!!

Top Floor T said...

Hi from England! Lovely giveaway! Please enter my name, thank you :) Should I be lucky enough to win - instead of International Reply Coupons, what I would really love is just one American postage stamp if possible, because I like to get things my daughter would enjoy learning about, and I know she would love one of those! I know this is rude of me to ask, but you know what they say - "if you don't ask, you don't get!" LOL ;)

Please visit my blog at #711 on the magic carpet to win a designer Cath Kidston bag, handmade by me!

Sandi M said...

Hello from PA. I'd be very happy to win those envelopes. Then I wouldn't have to use plain boring ones and well, I don't see myself making my own as pretty as yours! Please drop by my OWOH also at #1091.

Assayya said...

absolutely gorgeous!!
please count me in:))

Bevie said...

Count me as #100..weeee that's kewl, and I love your blog!!! I'm now following you too. Thanks for stopping by my blog and plz add me to your so I can have a chance to win your awesome giveaway!!!

martha brown said...

This is such a great idea for a giveaway -- I'm always needing pretty envelopes :) Please enter my name in your draw -- thank you!
~martha #180)

My name is CINDY...... said...

Hi Susan - what a great giveaway!! and so useful too!!

Thank you for stopping by my blog and entering my giveaway, as you are now following I hope you will join in with my monthly giveaways - I like to have an international mix among my winners!!

Welcome to the world of blogging, the only downside is that it takes up time when I could be crafting - it's so easy to spend hours drooling over everyone's fantastic artwork instead of getting on with my own - I just end up with a huge wishlist of ideas and no time!

Thank you so much for stopping by and I hope that snow stops soon - it's cold here in London but nothing like what you have. Keep warm and safe!!

Cindy #603

VintageCrafter said...

Greetings from Canada! I think your giveaway is so wonderful and inspiring! What a terrific idea with lots of thought behind it! I would be thrilled to win your giveaway. Thanks for the chance to be the "lucky one!"

Deborah Ann said...

Flying in from Wisconsin...

Your giveaway is heavenly! Please enter me in the draw, and if you get a chance, fly over to my blog (#922) to win my necklace! Well, I'm on my way to the next magical destination...

Hugs and Happiness,
Heavenly Humor

Wanda AKA "Craftymule" said...

Hello from NW Arkansas! Please enter my name into your wonderful drawing and please be sure to stop by my blog for a chance to win, too. #56 :)

caronbc said...

Hi Susan,
How lovely to meet you and your blog!
What a wonderful giveaway.
Thank you for following my blog and entering my giveaway.
(I am trying to find your "follow" button so I can follow your blog.
Caron #553

Just Jenn Designz said...

Greetings from Virginia.
Oh wow... what a fantastic giveaway gift! Great blog you have too! Please enter my name into your fabulous drawing for a chance to win.

Also, I would love for you to stop by my blog to enter my giveaway - #548.

yasmin sabur said...

Hello from southern California. Good to have you as a traveling companion on the journey. One World, One Heart.

Susan said...

love the give away :0)
stop by my blog too if you like!

Grace (WhimsyLoft.Com) said...

Hello, thank u for this opportunity. Great giveaway!
If you have time please feel free to drop by my blog to join my OWOH #293.


Scrapping Mom said...

Absolutely beautiful art. Thank for the chance to win

Coralie Cederna Johnson said...

Lovely art...I would love to be the winner of your giveaway...please include me. Then come on over and enter mine too!

(#185 A Vintage Cottage Home)

Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

What a wonderful and generous giveaway. To include the postage stamps is an added bonus.

My OWOH stop on the magic carpet ride is # 79.

Kathy said...

I love give receive (which since the internet it's more e-cards than not)sigh! What a fabulous giveaway, be sure to add my name. Happy travels.

Please be sure to check out my giveaway with this OWOH event at #475

Bright blessings from Las Vegas, NV

Kansas Amy said...

Please enter me for the great OHOW giveaway! I would love to win!
Thanks for letting me visit!

What a wonderful and unique giveaway! I love to write!

Stop by to visit me sometime.....

Ellen said...

great giveaway!

Tiina said...

Lovely giveaeaway, please enter me to your draw.

Sweepstake Lover said...

Fabulous! Thanks for this great giveaway. Long live OWOH:) I hope to win.

annabell_lee_dk (at)

Lisa Lectura Creations said...

Your giveaway is fabulous! I would love a chance to win. Please add my name to your wonderful drawing! I'm #206 on the magical OWOH ride! Please come visit if you haven't already! Lisa :)

Val said...

the stamped envelopes are interesting. would be nice for even collecting. pls enter me.

Tess said...

Greetings, Your envelopes are like blog candy to these eyes. I love them. I am pleased to meet you. Please count me in and stop by my blog to enter my giveaway...
Teresa aka Tess

Missy said...

How Generous of you ! I'd love to be entered ♥

Missy ~ Winnipeg , Canada
seksi_missy at hotmail dot com

Alice Stroppel said...

wonderful envelopes. please enter my name and stop by my blog to sign up to win my crazy girl bracelet. ticket holder #807

Glenda said...

thank you for dropping by my blog and add me to your lovely giveaway,.love Glenda

Deedles said...

What fun envies! I would love to be entered.

CathyH said...

Thanks Susan, I love special stationary! Your slide show of art is awesome! My mom had geese that followed her around everywhere. I have almost 3 acres, and although I love people I need the solitude too. Nice to meet you!
Best wishes from Tennessee #1035

greeneginger said...

Hi Susan, I am so happy that i got a chance to stop by. I have been enjoying your blog and think that your Envelopes are really cute. I think it is so nice to actually write a letter or send pictures to someone once in a while.
I am looking forward to visiting again;)

moi said...

Great giveaway. Thamks for visiting my Blog.

Hugs, moi

bellamodiste said...

How fun! I'm hosting a giveaway as well, come stop by!
I would love to be included in your giveaway!
Thanks for the chance to win!

Fiona said...

Real envelopes for real letters. What a good idea. Yes please. Thank you for visiting me, I will be back.

Triannas Treasures said...

Thanks for the chance to win, its lovely. Trianna from Victoria Canada.

Braggin' Rights said...

Sue, thank you for visiting my blog- and welcome to the wonderful world of blogging! Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions. I will answer the best I can!

ozlynda said...

Hello Susan from Victoria, Australia
and welcome to the blogging world.
I love all your stamped envelopes.
Please enter me into the draw.
Thanks Lynda

karenm said...

Hi from Ireland. What a lovely giveaway. Please count me in.

Gini said...

A very thoughtful post and great idea of envelops as a giveaway!
Please count me in.
I hope you get a chance to stop by my blog and enter my give away here
Thank you so much for your generosity and I hope you have a wonderful year blogging with all your new friends.
Gini (Entry #1040)
A Little Bit of Shiny Blog

Julie G. said...

Greetings from South Texas! I am #541 on the Magic Carpet ride, if you haven't stopped by yet, please do. IF you have, thanks! Please enter me for a chance to win this great giveaway. Julie

I thought I posted on this site but I can't find it, so if I did, I appologize.

Lisa W. said...

Please enter my name. :0) I am also having a giveaway and would love for you to stop by and enter. #1025

knittnkitten said...

Sign me up!

Thanks for coming by, best wishes and good luck,


Gloria said...

Hi, nice to meet you and thx for stopping by my blog for the OWOH giveaway. I am #796 on the list.
Please enter me in your great giveaway. Best wishes to you and to your great niece.Happy Valentines Day

Deborah said...

What an interesting idea for all those gorgeous vintage envelopes. Love it. Please enter me in your giveaway. I am no. 26 on the Magic Carpet Ride.

Icela said...

Hi Susan, I love your giveawy of your stamped work, this stamper is happy about that.
Thanks for entering my giveaway #791

beadz said...

Greetings from the mountains of NC. What a great giveaway! I would love to win!

baglady said...

great giveaway that you are offering. My dad is a retired mail carrier and my husband is a current mail carrier so I know lots about mail carriers. We live in cold and snowy michigan too. I love the picture of your ducks on your header- I have always thought ducks were funny animals. I am having so much fun on this blog hopping adventure, checking out the amazingly creative people. Please add my name to you giveaway.

Nina and/or Ruthie said...

I would love to win your envelopes! Thanks for offering them! Nina in San Diego Please visit my blog too, if you get a chance:

Vickie said...

Very nice! Please count me in.

Carrieann said...

Greetings from Las Vegas!

Your blog is lovely. Had geese growing up so the pic at top took me back. We would be SO excited to win! Thanks for having us over to visit.

Please stop by for a magickal giveaway - #467
Bright Blessings,
Carrie & Kathy

samsstuff said...

Thanks for stopping by my ride #1104. It's been fun on this magic carpet! I wish it wasn't almost over.
Please enter me for one of your giveaways of cute envelopes.

Rusted Wings said...

thank you for your sweet comment (#774). lovely offerings!!
blessings & happy valentine's day!!

HereBeDragons said...

I absolutely love these. Gorgeous.
I tried making my own envelope this week and it was a massive failure. (However, I have made cool map envelopes in the past.)

Adagio Beadcrafters said...

Hey, Jersey Girl--
Greetings from a former Jersey Girl, now living in Florida.
We're chilly tonight (about freezing by now) but still it's better than all your snow, huh?

Would love to win your pretty envelopes. If you get a chance tomorrow, stop by my blog, too. #841


Sabines My--Art--Blog said...

Thanks for offering this great giveaway and Thanks so much for a chance to win!
OWOH: my-art-blog #797

Wunderschön, nimm mich bitte auch in dein Lostöpfchen auf.
OWOH: my-art-blog #797

Holly said...

Hi from Minnesota.
Wonderful giveaway! Thank you so much for the chance to win! (I'm #811)

calej said...

Nice giveaways! Projects await! :)

Christina from Manila, Philippines here! Nice to meet you!

I hope you can also drop by #615 on these last hours!

♥ Blessings! ♥

yvonne said...

Love the envelopes. Count me in. I'm #736.

Chelle said...

How pretty. I would love to be entered into you drawing. So glad OWOH brought me to your blog. :-)


The Lone Dollier said...

Great envelopes! Please enter me.


Ginny said...

Congrats on the new blog! I love your envelopes!

Kathy L said...

Your cards are beautiful and who wouldn't want a chance to win! Please enter me.

Digital Misfit said...

Gorgeous and creative envelopes!
I have recently started trading ATCs, and this would be a most beautiful way to share them.
Thank you for hopping aboard this magic carpet ride.
Hugs from ON, Canada
blog #258 said...

Awesome and unique giveaway! I would love some envelopes! Please sign me up! And please check out my blog for more OWOH action!!

Rita #934

Sandra said...

Delightful gifts!

cbee said...

Thanks for commenting my OWOH! I'm proud, that you are a follower of my blog now and I will add a translater in the next days.
Your giveaways are great!
Hugs, Caro

Mimi said...

I would love to be your winner!

Stop by OWOH # 653 to enter my drawing.


Sonia ;) said...

Lovely blog..please sign me up.

Smiles from 485

ChatElaine said...

What a lovely giveaway, I am so glad you were inspired to enter and please pop my name in your draw. Thank you for popping in on me and your kind comments, please pop by anytime! Elaine

pinkglitterfae said...

What an awesome giveaway prize! count me in please!
drop by my blog too if you get a chance,I'm giving away a painting and 2 prints
OWOH # 650

Becca Holso said...

thanks for stopping by my blog today =)

- Marybeth I. said...

very cute!

misaacmom at gmail dot com
#752 OWOH ticket holder

Elsie said...

Your introduction with the Pony Express is dear to my heart, I just studied the Pony Express' role in US history and everyday life...
May one of your charmed envelopes find its way back to you, with twenty of my surprises inside...makes you wonder...(I promise, not pumpkin seeds!)

Melissa said...

Thanks for the giveaway!!

Sharon said...

Hi! Thanks for stopping by my blog today. Yes, my white dog is a German Shepherd. He's a sweetie. The black one is a rescue and a mess. ;) Thanks for the chance to win and good luck on mine. Nice to meet you.

littlepurpleroom said...

You have a beautiful family.
Thanks for stopping by Turn Left at the Pigs.

Love the idea of stamped envelopes. I need them.

Teresa said...

Hi Susan! I'm not sure if I made it in under the time frame . . . I sure hope so!

Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving such nice comments! I really appreciate your visit!

Your envelopes are lovely and I'd love the opportunity to win them!

Thanks for sharing and stay warm!


Susan said...

OK it is now 2 am more comments...Thank you everyone...will be picking a winner tomorrow afternoon :)

Thank you so much for visiting and commenting on my brand new blog!

Brianna said...

Very awesome!