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
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
Hi everyone! When I started writing this morning’s post, I didn’t expect my most recent stamp trade to come through the door. I’m glad that it did, so I can make this post for you all. So for this trade, I made an agreement with a member from Israel on the site Colnect (the site… Continue reading Recent stamp trade from Israel
Hi all! I mentioned in my post yesterday that I have been a stamp collector for over 20 years and I was interesting in making a blog post about it. I thought that it might as well be today. Philately, the collecting and studying of postage stamp has basically been one of the worlds most… Continue reading Will Philately Get You Nowhere??