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Of Things and Daughters

I’m a collector. I knew that subconsciously, but a personality test confirmed it a few years ago.

The first thing I remember collecting is bottle caps. 440 more words

The world’s biggest collection

In some respects Zero Fretas is just like any other obsessive record collector.

He has an encyclopaedic knowledge of music.

He has a beard.

But in other ways Fretas is very different. 280 more words


Last week’s blog posting showed a picture of a popular cleaning, tumbling, and polishing machine. This machine is used in the bottle hobby and can be found throughout the United States. 901 more words


Bulgarian 20 Stotinki 1974

Name: 20 Stotinki

Country of Origin: Bulgaria

Year: 1974

Material: Nickel & Brass

Theme: Coat of arms of the People’s Republic of Bulgaria

About this Coin: The lettering around the theme means People’s Republic of Bulgaria in english. 10 more words


Bulgarian 5 Stotinki 1999

Name: 5 Stotinki

Country of Origin: Bulgaria

Year: 1999

Material: Aluminium-Bronze

Theme: Madara horseman and lion

About this Coin:  The theme of this coin is inspired by the Madara Horseman, a large, medieval rock relief carving on the Madara Plateau east of Shumen in northeastern Bulgaria near the village of Madara.


Breyer Horse Accessories: Have You Met Brenda And Her Friends?

Behind every good horse is a good rider, and in the Breyer stable there’s a whole host of good horses that need a good rider! … 267 more words


Collecting characters

We’ve talked a lot about the things we collect here this month (who knew we collected so much?). Recently, I realized, that as a writer, I collect something else. 483 more words