Making mail magical again. Real mail. Remember that?

Abe's PeanutNo more pretending the Anthropologie catalog is a special delivery–kids deserve their own mailbox surprises. So I’m happy to have found a fun new service that combines original art and stories with good, old-fashioned stamps.

Abe’s Peanut
is an original venture by two sisters who loved sending postcards as
kids. Bringing together professional artists and storytellers, they
create a different story each month told through four postcards. It’s not cheap, but it is a super birthday gift, considering your child will receive a hand-addressed, gorgeously designed postcard about
once a week.  And there are no batteries, no disks, no power cords.
Just kids, reading, and art.

I’m imagining all the homeschool lessons or keepsake scrapbooks a crafty mom could devise out of this.

My daughter’s jiujitsu academy sent her a birthday postcard, and
she liked it so much that she sleeps with it under her pillow. I can’t
imagine how excited she would be to find Abe’s Peanut postcards in the
mail and get an original story along with that photo of a tiger in a
birthday hat.~Delilah

Subscribe to Abe’s Peanut via their website for $49.95 for the year. If you’re buying multiple subscriptions, call (212) 463-7692 to process over the phone. 

Delilah

Senior Associate Editor Delilah S. Dawson puts the chic in geek. Ask her anything about Star Wars. Really.

Be first to comment. It makes us happy.