Latest Jacquie Lawson Stories

2012-06-04 23:02:25

Quick Send Widget brings e-cards to the desktop. Lurgashall, England (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Ten years after its founding Jacquie Lawson´s e-cards site has joined in the chorus of congratulation on the occasion of the Queen´s Diamond Jubilee. A fun new e-card with a very appropriate soundtrack from Elgar´s “Land of Hope and Glory” kicks off the celebrations with a visit to Buckingham Palace; but the focus is on a freely downloadable Quick Send Widget. This brand new...

2011-07-27 08:17:00

LURGASHALL, England, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 29, the city of London took center stage as the world united to watch the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The city of London will once again help people connect--this time as they count down the days 'til Christmas with the Jacquie Lawson Advent Calendar. The enormous popularity of the first calendar in 2010 took the Jacquie Lawson team by surprise--it sold more than 700,000 copies, primarily in the U.S. and mainly...

2010-11-17 08:37:00

LURGASHALL, England, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Think back to childhood memories of Christmas. Remember the excitement of opening each window on an Advent Calendar, and the knowledge that each day brought you one step closer to Christmas? This year, that comforting tradition has been made even better with the introduction of a new animated Advent Calendar by the English e-card company, jacquielawson.com. The calendar runs as a Windows desktop widget, compatible with both PC and Mac,...

2010-06-28 14:12:00

LURGASHALL, England, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- This 4th of July, Americans will celebrate the 243rd anniversary of their independence from Great Britain, and one e-card site is proving that there are no hard feelings. Jacquielawson.com today introduced its latest e-card in celebration of the July 4th holiday, which features brilliant animation, charming detail, and even an adorable dog catching a fireworks display in front of the Statue of Liberty. In fact, e-cards commemorating the patriotic...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'