Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Wednesday Loves and a little snail mail swap

I love reading other people's random loves on Wednesday, so I'm going to share mine with you again today! Link up with Jamie.

First of all, I'm love love loving that I won an awesome giveaway from BonBonRose Girls on Sunday! I won a magazine subscription of my choice! So thrilled!

Because of the fact that I've spent so much money buying magazines lately and subscribed to three new ones in the last month on my own, this giveaway was PERFECT for me to win!
I'm going to add either Cooking Light, Food Network, or InStyle to my mailbox! What's your vote?

I'm loving that we've found some great venue options for the wedding/reception. We haven't signed anything and are still figuring everything out for sure, but here's a sneak peek at one of our favorites.

I'm loving that after searching for a long time for jewelry organization methods, I threw together some stuff that I had an made my own organization system. I love having all my jewelry on display for me to pick from!

Sorry for the iPhone pic. I asked Tim to take it for me. This is what I got.

I'm loving that the finale of the bachelorette will be next Monday. I'm mostly excited because I can't watch anymore of this girl and still stay sane, but I'm also hoping she'll pick this guy because they were cut from the same mold. They're both nutty and need each other.

I'm loving that I sent out some fun snail mail to some blogger friends this week. And I'm loving that Zara sent me a wonderful compact wedding organizer to help me in my wedding planning!

Really I just love snail mail in general! 
So, I want to organize a snail mail swap! 
It's really simple. 
You send me your name, email, and address, and I'll pair you up with someone. 
You spend $5-$10 and mail your partner something that will fit in a card or flat bubble mailer (any size)! 
It can be a card with a gift card, some stickers, a padded mailer with some nail polish, or you and your partner can talk and decide a different theme. It's just got to include a cute card and be flat! 
Send me an email by clicking the contact button on the top left with your info by Saturday the 29th.
I'll pair you up and send you your partner Sunday or Monday. 
Send out your package by August 6th!
And I'll host a link up on August 15th for you to post a picture of the fun mail in your mailbox as well as the contents! It's just a little way to share a smile with someone and get a fun piece of mail in your mailbox! It always makes my day when something I get in the mail is hand addressed.

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Joanna Noel said...

LOVE the swap idea! Just sent you an email with my info :)

Katie said...

I love the swap idea! I totally want to do it! Going to email you now!

Elle Sees said...

Me too!

Elle Sees said...

Crap can't access email! But I still want in :)

Sarah Burton said...

I recommend InStyle. I love that magazine! And the swap idea is so fun!

Krystal said...

cute =)

Beth McC. said...

Love the swap idea!

Kayla said...

I'm stopping by from Jamie's blog hop! Loving the idea of a swap!

I'm sending you an email with my info!

Texas Tanners said...

LOVE the swap idea, sending you email with my info!!

Amy Rene said...

isn't snail mail the best?!? I love sending & receiving mail! Stopping over from the link-up :)

{I'm hosting a giveaway that ends Friday & would love to see you there!}

Emily said...

There's a magazine that is so great but I can't remember what it's called. Simple... simple something. (doesn't help you much, I know. but it's great!)

I hope you find the perfect venue!!

Lindsey @ Running Down A Dream said...

I'm excited about re-organzing my jewelry when my closet is finished! Cute!

Michelle @ Ten June said...

Girl we are on the same page about the Bachelorette! I got excited that the finale was this Monday.. not because I'm excited about it, but because I'm ready for her season to be OVER! But of course, I can't stop watching- I'm hooked! She just needs to pick someone already and lets move on... and hoping Ryan is NOT the next Bachelor.... We shall see!

{The Perfect Palette} said...

wow!! JP looks super hot here. Wow!! I am ready for it to be over too. Excited for the finale. Hopefully they won't trick us and she ends up picking ben?

xoxo, chrissy
The Perfect Palette

Amber said...

I love your jewelry organization. Mine is organized, but I want to find a way to see it like you have yours.

Sign me up for snail mail, it's my fave! :)

Brunette & Blessed said...

I'm in! sounds like fun

cailen ascher said...

i've been loving the bachelorette, too! i can't wait for "the men tell all" this sunday night - i want to see if bentley shows up...

have a great weekend!

Catherine said...

am i to late for the snail mail swap?! i am so interested if you ever do it again, let me know!

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