Happy Valentine’s Day

Today is Valentine’s Day. Since I know you’ll all be spending a lot of time sending Valentines and reading the ones others have sent you, I’m going to make my post today very brief.

First of all, will you be my Valentine? I hope so, because I love all of you.

Did you remember to give your special sweetie a Valentine? How about your kids and grandkids, if you’re old enough and fortunate enough to have them? Special friends?

Blue Mountain and other electronic greeting card companies have greatly simplified the business of sending cards. If you don’t already use one of these outfits, check them out. You save trips to card shops, the price of cards, postage and hassle.

At Christmas, my wife and I each pick a card we want to send to the people on our lists and add a personalized message. Then we go through our email address lists which we’ve loaded into Blue Mountain, and click a button. Voila, we’ve sent cards to dozens of people each. We could pick separate cards for each person if we wanted to.

Our Valentine lists are not as long as our Christmas card lists, but we still send them to several people each, including each other. And birthday cards throughout the year.

Okay, so we benefit our own laziness by using these cards, but how about the people we send them to? They don’t have any envelopes or cards to recycle or put in the trash. All they have to do after reading them is delete them. So simple on both ends.

Gotta go. Need to get over to Blue Mountain and post a card on Facebook for all my friends there.

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WANA: We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.

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About David N. Walker

David N. Walker is a Christian husband, father and grandfather, a grounded pilot and a near-scratch golfer who had to give up the game because of shoulder problems. A graduate of Duke University, he spent 42 years in the health insurance industry, during which time he traveled much of the United States. He started writing about 20 years ago and has been a member and leader in several writers' groups. Christianity 101: The Simplified Christian Life, the devotional Heaven Sent and the novella series, Fancy, are now available in paperback and in Kindle and Nook formats, as well as through Smashwords and Kobo. See information about both of these by clicking "Books" above.
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10 Responses to Happy Valentine’s Day

  1. Sharon K. Walker says:

    Love you and the convenience and other niceties of e-mail greeting cards.

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  2. Happy Valentine’s Day, David. Cheers, Ashley

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  3. Karlene says:

    Happy Valentines Day to you and your wife. Pick a card off my blog. 🙂 http://tinyurl.com/kra5zgc

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  4. Carole McKee says:

    Valentine’s Day always makes me feel like Charlie Brown. It’s the one day of the year that makes me feel that I’m inadequate. And I feel so alone!

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    • Don’t be alone. You got hundreds of cyberspace friends. And I invited ye my Valentine. I know that’s not the same as a flesh and blood relationship, but maybe it will help a little.

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  5. Barb Estinson says:

    Happy Valentine’s Day, David. Love you and Sharon ….. big hugs to you both.

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