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By Rachel Awes on May 9, 2011

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  1. Cathy Bueti says:

    Love the mailbox! The white backgrounds is lovely with all the bursting colors! πŸ™‚

  2. Hi Rachel, Thanks for stopping by my blog and enter my Anniversary Give away. I am enjoying your blog now. Isn’t it amazing the connections we can make in this blog world? I am heading to you etsy to get to know your art, I am already loving the colors!

  3. Personality on a mailbox…what a terrific way to welcome all.

  4. Mary says:

    such a great idea!! i have been thinking of graffiti-ing mine.

    love that your guys will wear color on their feet…i just purchased an orange pair of Birkenstock’s. πŸ™‚


  5. Yael says:

    Those GREEN shoes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Are they yours??????????????????
    Love and hugs!!! πŸ™‚

  6. Faiza says:

    Love the mailbox. You will make one postperson very happy!

    And your matching crocs make me SMILE!

  7. LOVE the way you color your world
    and how it splashes
    onto so many other lives
    so bountifully!
    Crayola love to you
    and your grace-drenched
    brush strokes,

  8. Love your mailbox. It’s wonderful!! And… can we grow if mistakes don’t happen πŸ™‚

  9. Your mailbox is SO Rachel, I LOVE it!!! I also love the colorful crocs & socks(O:

  10. Ces says:

    Hahahah! Very special!

  11. Eden says:

    Rachel that is so cute!! I LoVe those shoes πŸ˜€

  12. Oh me oh my! These past couple of posts have my heart doing cartwheels. That WOLF! That MAILBOX! Those COLORS! Almost as gorgeous as you!

  13. That mailbox is divine. Simply divine.

  14. Now I want a mailbox like that! β™₯

  15. he he he he he he he he he he he he he he hehe! Oh I needed this wonderful chuckle this evening. Thanks so much for making me laugh.
    Hope that you are doing well Sweetie. I will be settled in NC in a couple of weeks. Take care.

  16. ELK says:

    whoosh away will make the mailman smile at such a festive box!!

  17. Seriously cute Rachel! Always something to smile about here. πŸ™‚
    Hope you had a Happy Happy Mamas Day!

  18. Jessie says:

    I love to see original designs on ordinary objects and the shoes are so lovely and colourful!xx

  19. I love the mailbox! What a nice surprise that must have been the first time the mailman saw it! I bet it made his day.
    I love the shoes. It was a big day the day I convinced my husband to try “crocs” .. he’d only wear dark blue ones. The next pair I get him will be bright green!!!
    Sending love and hugs to you!!
    Thanks for the colors!!
    ~:D xxoo

  20. Hahahahahaha, that’s so funny.

    FAB FAB FAAAAB mailbox! It must make the mailman’s day just to open it every day! Even the bills seem like love letters, no? I’m loving all the happy colors in your life that spillover into mine.


  21. Diane says:

    I wouldn’t expect anything less from your mailbox–always fun!

  22. chrissy says:

    12 hours and 42 minutes…
    not that i’m counting.


  23. Julia says:

    In praise of color! You are one full of color BEing, dear Rachel.

    Speaking of color, guess what? I just have to share the news! I’m meeting Lori Portka for dinner this very evening! This will be our first in person meeting! I’m doing little leaps of joy over here…your colorful spirit will be there too.

    Sending you love today, beautiful one.

  24. I saw a note you wrote to Karla on her blog wishing her soft petals ease her migrane and thought that was such beautiful imagery and such a nice thing to say, just wanted you to know.

  25. wanda miller says:

    TOOOO fun for words, your mailbox. i just can’t stand it, you are makin’ me crazy…i want to run down some road or a field, holding your hand and the two of us yelling to the top of our lungs and laughing till we’re hoarse! HAPPY MAY DAY MISS DELIGHT!!! XOXOXO

  26. karla says:

    that is the most darling thing i think i’ve ever seen … it is so you, Rachel. i love it.. thank you for making me smile {and for making me do the V-8 bonk! on the head of “now, why didn’t i think of that?”}

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