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Topic: "My Country/Region Doesn't Have That" Round 10 - GALLERY  (Read 13856 times)
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« Reply #100 on: March 26, 2008 08:03:29 AM »

I'm glad mixymo liked my package! Smiley And yep, the little fans are beads...

And that Dutch stuff looks tasty!

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« Reply #101 on: March 26, 2008 09:57:27 AM »

I'm glad you liked your package piaochong!
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« Reply #102 on: March 28, 2008 09:14:06 PM »

Ok, I've finally stopped stuffing my face with Canadian chocolate long enough to post some pictures. Here are the wonderful goodies I received from Psyche


Chocolates! Note the smarties, the real Canadian-type smarties, little candy-coated pieces of chocolate heaven! When I lived in Ohio I actually drove up to Windsor (more than once) solely to purchase Smarties, the drive is a little too far from my current locale (Southern Florida).


Some scrapping stuff (yea!) and postcards, love the Mennonites who are inadvertently covered up, and a souvenir thimble.


Some souvenir maple leaf notepads, which have already been put to use -- I never seem to have paper handy in my purse and I'm tired of scribbling notes on old receipts. Also some play food for my daughter, which is very timely as we had purchased a set of play food for her for Christmas but had it put away until earlier this week.


Last, but not least, some wonderful cherry fabric. I'm so excited to find a sundress pattern to use this with for my daughter, who has grown out of everything recently.


Thanks so much Psyche!!! You're a super swapper!
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« Reply #103 on: March 29, 2008 06:40:57 AM »

That cherry fabric is so cute!!  I will make an adorable sundress  Smiley
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« Reply #104 on: March 30, 2008 09:52:25 AM »

All right, ladies, I got a HUGELY large and amazing package from militant pacifist yesterday!! I'll try to mention everything, but when you see the pictures you will understand if I leave out a couple of things!!

First up, the present that started an argument with hubby and I!
Wooden shoe Slippers!!!

Hubby wanted these things SO BADLY, and we have the same sized feet  Cry -- but I laughed and said "NO WAY, these babies are mine!!"


Next is an AMAZING assortment of foods - candy, cookies, and toast sprinkles, some really cute Dutch dark blue fabric, a card with a lovely letter explaining everything, some yummy smelling rose soap, some teency cute wooden shoes,and the CUTEST little wind up hermit crab -- and she also made him a box home out of an atlas page! Very cool!

Here is a close up on Crabby and his home


Next is
An assortment of gummy candies in a handmade box! A lovely large post card, some cute little food erasers, mints, and a preview of the cutest fabric ever!

Close up -- I just LOVE the cow!


But wait, there's more! Yes, I'm serious!
There's a magazine in (Dutch? Sorry, I am terrible at figuring out languages!) With paper-doll cut outs, and some great fashion pictures, some yummy panda cookies (They are really tasty!), a really pretty picture frame, another large post card for my collection, some toothpicks for after all of that candy, a very cute keychain with wooden shoes that are painted, a super-kawaii lucky cat coin purse in my favorite color! Baby pink!, and one of the funniest things that I have ever seen! Stickers for your garbage bin! I have never seen such a thing! Very cool! And last but not least, a paper lantern Smiley

Close up of the bin stickers and painted shoes

Close up of the lantern


Thank you N (I won't use your real name just in case!) so much for all of the thoughtful presents that you sent me! I can tell that you took a lot of time and effort to make a great package that I would love Smiley

Hehe and I have a funny thing to tell you all! Hubby was so upset that I wouldn't give him the slippers he retaliated by eating a LARGE portion of my treats... Well guess who had a belly-ache all night for his being greedy! Hehehee!

Thank you to the organizers, also!
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« Reply #105 on: March 30, 2008 05:23:49 PM »

Octopusinclothing those are some kick ass slippers, I can see why your hubby tried to steal them from you!!
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« Reply #106 on: March 31, 2008 02:40:35 AM »

militant pacifist sends the best packages!!! i bagged one last round Tongue

awesome stuff!!
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« Reply #107 on: March 31, 2008 03:07:50 AM »

 Shocked Those slippers are killer! Lucky!
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« Reply #108 on: March 31, 2008 10:41:46 AM »

Haha.. I got the slippers from militant pacifist too!! They are so cozy and warm. (Perfect for this winter that never ends. Even when it's actually springtime). And several similar items, but not all the same (you'll be seeing some photos later today! Although certain things have been eaten. Haha.)
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« Reply #109 on: April 01, 2008 08:08:17 PM »

So here's my awesome package from militant pacifist! (It took me a while, I know!)

All of these pictures are CLICKABLE! Cheesy

So first: a very alternative fashion magazine (I'm into this - and I figure this one is more alternative than our alternative magazines... because ours aren't allowed to have partial female nudity on the covers... [it's covered by the other magazine!]), as well as a free city magazine, some packaged stroopwafels, and a package of stamps (I collect them!)


Then, some goodies - wafer fingers, "snoep mix originals" (which I think are like wine gums!), pepermunts (I like the similar but different spelling!), postcards, some little things to put on toast (interesting!), a little map of her city, mini Delft shoes, and Kinder surprise eggs


The infamous wooden shoe slippers! So nice and comfy (my sister is modeling). And a pirate change purse (she had it around, and found out I was into pirates!)


And then, a box with an old map (she made it!) filled with gummy candies & licorice candies & little Kinder things, then some Maltesers (we DO actually have these here! But I like them Smiley ) some mini wooden shoes, a couple of fabrics that are Delft style - we actually have a statue of the kids kissing from the one fabric! Hehe... and a couple Bros bars, which I have now eaten to determine whether they are the same as our Aero bar (they pretty much are! yum.)


And here's a picture of my sister eating one of the gummy pigs from the map box... they are like no other gummy candy I've ever had here! (And she is just so sad "I will never get these again!" haha. But someday, she will.)


Anyway, thanks militant pacifist! It was a huge package!!
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