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18 Oct, 2006

A surprise package from Mexico

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Oh! Things!

… was waiting for me behind the door this morning. You will never guess what was inside. [Pic added below!] I am still laughing. ;)

Sheila guessed it. It’s from Tomas, a reader in Mexico. Also in the stash was the Spanish copy of Reader’s Digest. That entry, with a scan, is here.

Thank you Tomas… you made my day! :)


7 Responses to "A surprise package from Mexico"

1 | Sweet Pea

October 18th, 2006 at 1:36 pm


More Tupperware!!!! :-)

2 | Sharon

October 18th, 2006 at 5:56 pm


LMAO @sweet pea. So what is it?

3 | Marla

October 18th, 2006 at 7:10 pm


I second the tupperware idea. Inside it? Naughty squirrels.

4 | Sheila

October 18th, 2006 at 10:02 pm


Can’t remember when it happened but weren’t you getting translated into Spanish for reader’s digest or sumfin like dat?

5 | BeachMama

October 19th, 2006 at 7:35 am


Wow, that is very cool. How nice of Tomas.

6 | Zhenia

October 19th, 2006 at 12:03 pm


You’re big in Mexico!

7 | DaniGirl

October 20th, 2006 at 8:16 am


Oh, those are LOVELY! I had marionettes from Mexico when I was a kid – forgot completely about them until I saw your post!!

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