This time of year it is always fun to go to the mailbox and get personalized cards. It is so rare these days to get anything in the mail other than catalogs or bills. The lost art of receiving handwritten mail got me thinking of postcards. I used to send them often on trips, which I stopped doing, and I have a friend who has recently sent me some from her travels (namely: Belgium, Paris, and Jordan). When I went on Semester at Sea, I sent my parents many postcards from all over the world and they saved them for me:
Next time I travel I'll be sure to send a postcard!