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£, $, €, ¥? The True Cost Of Technology

I know that I’m only 28 years old, but in my lifetime technology has evolved so much. We went from having cassette players to portable CD players; from that to having the thick USB MP3 players and now onto better MP3 players and iPod’s! Music systems where you can hold so much music you’d be… Continue reading £, $, €, ¥? The True Cost Of Technology

collecting · deltiology · hobbies · postcards

Most Recent Postcard Acquisitons

If you have read my “25 Random Facts About Me” post, you will probably know that I am a collector. My main collection is postage stamps and I have published a few posts on that topic. Recently, Mr J and I started to get together our own postcard collection. We have received numerous postcards from… Continue reading Most Recent Postcard Acquisitons

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Yow Dow Know Abaart We | Knowledge and Misconceptions of The Black Country

Aado! ‘Ow bist? ‘Ope yow’m awright. Bostin’, I ‘ope.  Hello! How are you? Hope you’re alright. Great, I hope. In April, I mentioned in a post about my home dialect and some words that are my favourites that we use. These unusual words from our dialect seemed to attract a fair bit of attention. My… Continue reading Yow Dow Know Abaart We | Knowledge and Misconceptions of The Black Country

collecting · hobbies · philately

Philately | Why I Switched From Hinged Albums To Stockbooks

As you all may know by now, I have been a philatelist for most of my life. It’s the one hobby I always go to and always keeps me interested. There are so many new stamps released each year. When I first started collecting, my parents bought me a Stanley Gibbons Starter Pack which included… Continue reading Philately | Why I Switched From Hinged Albums To Stockbooks