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Mailing a Potato

22 Feb

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Supposedly in the postal world – you can mail an actual potato.  I guess with enough stamps, you can mail anything.  But this intrigues me.  Can you really mail a potato?  I ❤ potatoes.  Of any kind.  Of any size.  Of any nationality.

Now with that being said, who wants to take a challenge and mail me a potato?  Do you really think it will work?  Anyone – anyone at all?

mmm – potatoes – hash browns – french fries – mashed potatoes – twice cooked baked potatoes – grilled mashed potatoes – home fries – crispy potato roast – scalloped potatoes –

do I need to go on?  mmm – potatoes

 
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34 responses to “Mailing a Potato

  1. sunsetdragon

    02/22/2015 at 1:28 am

    Hmm my mailman says no produce can be mailed. I can just imagine the smell it gets sent to the wrong places.

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:56 am

      Snorts – too funny. I thought it might be too good to be true. XOXO – Bacon

       
  2. fozziemum

    02/22/2015 at 1:50 am

    Hahaah well I can mail you a rock this week 😉 do not know about a spud though 🙂 lives Fozziemum xx

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:56 am

      Snorts! Too funny. Such a weird thing – mailing potatoes. XOXO – Bacon

       
      • fozziemum

        02/23/2015 at 8:14 pm

        I agree hahhaaah..but hey all veggies are created equal??? maybe hahhha 🙂 loves Fozziemum xx

         
  3. thehungrymum

    02/22/2015 at 2:03 am

    can’t imagine what shape a spud would be in having being sent from Australia to America! #stale #mouldy #smelly

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:57 am

      Slap a camera on that thing and see what pictures it takes. Now *that* would be hilarious in itself. XOXO – Bacon

       
  4. Charlie

    02/22/2015 at 6:49 am

    Crikey ….. I’m intrigued too ….. BUT ….. the last time I posted something to the States it took 4 weeks to get there. By that time the spud would be rotten, aye??

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:58 am

      It might just be well past stinking – snorts and oinks. I wonder if it would work locally? I must check into that and see. What a weird thing to try, huh? XOXO – Bacon

       
  5. easyweimaraner

    02/22/2015 at 7:17 am

    we tried it with a package of coffee once and the postgirl said NOOOOO…nor sense for humor, huh?

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:58 am

      WOW – these postal peeps just don’t get the fun department do they brother? They need to loosen up a bit – life is just way too short. I wonder if I walked in and tried to do it, would they? XOXO – Bacon

       
      • easyweimaraner

        02/23/2015 at 12:00 pm

        if YOU would walk in they would do anything for you , I’m sure, brother :o)

         
      • PigLove

        02/23/2015 at 1:15 pm

        I have to do it then. I need to go to the post office. Can you give me a ride brother? Between the two of us, surely we can persuade them? XOXO – Bacon

         
  6. Lori Fontanes

    02/22/2015 at 9:18 am

    You can mail a duck. Not sure about a spud.

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:59 am

      Really?! Now that is hilarious. Did it cost a buck? Snorts and rolls with laughter. XOXO – Bacon

       
      • Lori Fontanes

        02/23/2015 at 2:11 pm

        *much* more… but worth it!!!

         
  7. Molly The Wally

    02/22/2015 at 11:02 am

    Love someone to try. Have a serene and easy Sunday.
    Best wishes Molly

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 11:59 am

      I would too! XOXO – Bacon

       
  8. sheilaenglehart

    02/22/2015 at 11:58 am

    Way back when, people could mail small children! I would not have enjoyed being a postal carrier back then. And I wouldn’t want to eat a potato that has been handled by many and rubbed against lots of dirty boxes. So don’t eat them, Bacon! Plant them in a garden instead.

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:00 pm

      Snorts. I would definitely plant them. But it would be fun to try. And mailing small children – really? OMP – I so would *NOT* want that job. Oh no way! XOXO – Bacon

       
  9. speedyrabbit

    02/22/2015 at 12:44 pm

    Hmm I don’t think you can any more Bacon,import and export rules,xx Speedy

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:01 pm

      well darn – stomps hooves and is off to find another adventure. XOXO – Bacon

       
  10. Reilly & Denny

    02/22/2015 at 3:03 pm

    I can just imagine the post person turning up at your house with a bag full of potato’s 🙂

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:02 pm

      Snorts! Too funny. It would be a hoot. My mail guy already thinks I’m crazy – a pig getting mail here. He always laughs when he comes to my door. I think it’s because mom always gives him a bag of animal crackers for his troubles. XOXO – Bacon

       
  11. Reilly & Denny

    02/22/2015 at 3:04 pm

    Psssss Mom mails didgeridoos all over the country and those things are darn hard to wrap !

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:02 pm

      I.can.so.imagine! WOW! And think of the strange noises coming from within the bag. Oh wow! It would be so much fun to hear them in the mail truck. XOXO – Bacon

       
  12. The Mad Hooligan Chronicles

    02/22/2015 at 3:30 pm

    Potatoes? Wow!

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:03 pm

      One never knows unless you try 🙂 XOXO – Bacon

       
  13. dogdaz

    02/22/2015 at 7:55 pm

    Too funny. Not sure they will be able to stamp.

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:04 pm

      Can you imagine stamping it fragile? Snorts and rolls with laughter. XOXO – Bacon

       
  14. gentlestitches

    02/22/2015 at 8:18 pm

    I have a few things take a long time to get to the US so ? phewww? 😀

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:05 pm

      Tis true. I think packages/boxes take the scenic route around the world, under the bushes, over the hills and frequent potty breaks. Snorts and rolls with laughter. XOXO – Bacon

       
  15. wallaceandsamuel

    02/23/2015 at 12:34 am

    Mom LOVES potatoes too butt the whole “can you mail a potato” question is beyond us seeing as we are STILL THREE PARCELS SHORT. Mom is starting to get pretty peeved.
    Wally & Sammy

     
    • PigLove

      02/23/2015 at 12:14 pm

      What!?! Still MIA with THREE parcels? What the cream cheese is up with that postal service of yours? I’m off to make some picket signs to get your packages – FREE PACKAGES – You think that would work? XOXO – Bacon

       

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