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piratejimbob87

piratejimbob87
Date Joined: May 19, 2017
Last Online: August 17, 2017
Birthday: June 10
Country: United Kingdom
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About Me

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I am on holiday from 13th to 20th August 2017. Everything with a deadline over that week has been sent on the 12th. Anything received over that period will be rated ASAP when I get back. I doubt I'll have any internet, as I'm going to the middle of nowhere, in Devon, so I will respond to any messages/queries when I get back. The last time I went looking for internet/cellular signal down there I nearly drove onto an army range...

Profile last updated - 1/8/17
Hi, I'm Leanne from the UK. I'm 30, live with my boyfriend, our son who is 8, and a cat, Tipsy. I work full time as a Veterinary Laboratory Technician, but I do have a few hobbies :) I like photography, I personally do macro and animals/plants mainly, but I like all sorts bar portrait. We like visiting national heritage sites & museums - we have a family annual pass for the National Trust so we visit quite a lot and make use of it nearly every weekend.

Some of my geekier hobbies include playing Xbox, my GT is Pirate Jimbob, some of my favourite games are Fallout and Skyrim.
Love all things Criminology/Forensic.
Comic conventions - although I don't read comics, I still like going for the film/TV aspect, me and my sister always like to dress for the occasion. I have attended:
Star Wars Celebration London '16
Destination Star Trek '16
MCM Birmingham '16
London Film & Comic Con '16
German Comic Con Frankfurt '17
London Film & Comic Con '17

I will be attending:
MCM London '17
Walker Stalker London '18

I currently write to multiple pen pals, participate in postcrossing, and I like to collect washi tape, stickers and postcards. Crafts wise, I make cards, scrapbooks, Pocket Letters and ATCs.
Whenever it say's profile based etc, I am literally happy to receive anything as long as it's not on my dislike list, I do have a special request list if that's something you might have in your stash!

Anyway please bear in mind that I live in the UK, so may take a while in the post. I'm no flaker, I will only join those I have made a commitment to, so please do contact me if something still hasn't arrived in a reasonable time - this can be weeks! I do try to send as close to the assigning date to get a head start, but if in doubt, I don't bite :)

Do not rate me a 1 just because that option has become available, be an adult and talk to me first. I am always happy to resend if something has got lost, but I also need to know if you haven't received anything so I can claim from the PO, as I obtain proof of postage for everything I send

I generally rate the day I receive unless I'm away. I don't do drama/sob stories/BS, if you're going to be late just be straight up and let me know, I know we all have lives!
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Always happy for you to combine swaps, as long as it's not for a naked postcard :) Please always put something to identify yourself so I know who to thank!

Shout out to my sister @Bexican137590

A-Z of Things I Like

Currently a work in progress, I'll be forever adding things here as they crop up in my head, so do check back!

A – animal print, Assam tea, Ancient Egypt, anatomy, Adventure Time
B – bumble bees, blue, bats, butterflies, Batman
C – cats, cookies (no nuts), coins, cinema, criminology, cacti, cheeseburgers
D – dragons
E – Earl Grey tea
F – ferrets, flowers, Fallout game series, fantasy, forensic science, Funcoo
G – glitter, Guardians of the Galaxy, Grumpy Cat
H – horses, hamsters, hot chocolate, Hello Kitty, heritage sites
I – ice cream
J – jaguars (cats)
K – koalas, Kawaii (see profile based section for ideas on brand)
L – ladybirds, Lego Batman/Lego Movie
M – meerkats, mice, milk chocolate, metallic colours, museums, macro photography
N – National Trust
O – owls
P – pink (colour), purple, Penguins of Madagascar, paranormal stuff, Pusheen, pirates (mainly POTC)
Q –
R – rats, raccoons, roses, royalty
S – seals, squirrels, stag beetles, silver, stickers, summer, Skyrim, skeletons, Spongebob, stars
T – Totoro, tourist magnets, teeny TY’s, tigers
U –
V – vanilla
W – washi tape, white chocolate, winter, Wonder Woman
X – Xbox, x-rays
Y –
Z – zombies, zodiac signs (mines Gemini)

Postcard Requests

I love collecting postcards, I was mainly collecting through Postcrossing, my Flickr has my collection on there.

Likes
- cats
- horses
- scenic landscapes, especially USA
- city views
- historic photos
- where's Wally? / where's Waldo?
- fantasy (fairies, elfs, unicorns, dragons)
- maps
- insect/flower macro photography
- TOTORO! Pusheen, Grumpy Cat
- other cute animals, squirrels, hamsters, rats, ferrets, meerkats, seals, lemurs, possums etc
- people in national dress, cultures etc
- quirky stuff
- mouse sitting on/in a cheese
- butterflies

Dislikes
Religious stuff
Vampires, werewolves
Disney

Please note I always prefer my PCs stamped and naked, unless specified by the swap

Profile Based Ideas

Washi Tape/Stationery/Random things
- Butterflies
- Cats
- Hot pink
- Anything glittery
- Anything metallic
- Tropical theme
- Return address labels
- Kawaii - Amuse Alpacasso/Chinmari/Corohamu/Koroham/Fuwamofu Pometan/Kyun & Pika/Tsuchineko Cat/Mameshiba, Crux, San-X, Mind Wave, Sanrio, Kamio, Q-Lia, - only animals/food/"things", no people
- Any Funcoo stationary

or literally anything to do with:
Totoro
Pusheen
Grumpy Cat

Favourite TV & Movies

The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad, CSI, Dexter, Hannibal, Better Call Saul, Orange Is The New Black, Wentworth, Outrageous Fortune, Fargo, Brooklyn-nine-nine

Snatch, Hot Fuzz, Fargo, Interstellar, The Martian, Armageddon, Guardians of the Galaxy, Silence of the Lambs, Red Dragon, The Usual Suspects, LA Confidential, Con Air, Face/Off, Star Trek, Star Trek in Darkness, Star Trek Beyond, Smokin Aces, WONDER WOMAN!! Basically any Chris Pine film ;P

Dislikes

☠️ Vampires, werewolves
☠️ Religion
☠️ Black - unless its attached to one of the above in things I like category, like a cat
☠️ Disney - unless its a animal
☠️ Coffee
☠️ Ginger tea
☠️ Dark chocolate
☠️ NUTS - am not allergic, just hate them!!
☠️ Anime & manga people (animals are fine)

Missing Ratings/Flakers

This is for ratings I believe I have waited a reasonable amount of time for, and tried/failed contacting:
@Crispycritter for Ratings Booster PC
@savvvannnah for ESG: 100 questions 2.0
@geekykoala for Happy Mail NEWBIE FRIENDLY
@matt319 for Top 5 Songs Postcard Swap

People who have flaked on me in swaps:
@Crispycritter for Random PC International #3
@Yeung0031 for Newbie Friendly Postcards - Int'l Kindly angeled by @USAFwife

Also please don't invite me to groups with problematic swappers & flakers, I do keep a list of which groups these are, I'm not interested in being another number

My Collections

So this space is for more of a conversation piece, rather than a request for anything. I love to collect:

Teeny TY's
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Totoro (very small sample of my collection haha!)
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Giant Microbes
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Kawaii plushies
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Ratings

LisaLisa3 rated for TT&E: Pick 1 on Aug 17, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for a lovely swap, I love the note cards, thank you. : )
postcat13 rated for 5 Postcards to 2 Partners #134 on Aug 15, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much for lovely cards. I like each of them. Thank you! And lucky swapping!
kathiann rated for Photograph ATC ZOO Animal on Aug 15, 2017
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Comment: What a great picture! Thank you so much!
EllieBeth8 rated for TPW: Senders Choice #2 on Aug 15, 2017
5
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Comment: Thanks for the great postcard! Have a nice day! Shelley
Eudaimonia rated for The Big Postcard Exchange 02 on Aug 15, 2017
5
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Comment: Thank you so much for the beautiful and lovely cards
tigermousecat rated for HMPC: Put a "Cat" on it on Aug 15, 2017
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Comment: Are you "kitten" me! I love it! Thanks for a fun card!
PostcardAl rated for The Big Postcard Exchange 02 on Aug 14, 2017
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Comment: Hi Leanne -- thank you so much for the generous packet of cards. I love that you found a seagull one! All the best, al
Margothecat rated for TT&E: Pick 1 on Aug 14, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for all the nice goodies!
Carolien25 rated for TPW: Senders Choice #2 on Aug 12, 2017
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Comment: Thanks so much for the beautiful card from London
sophiaso rated for Cat postcard swap on Aug 11, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the cat postcards. "Happy is the home with at least one cat." I got a happy mail!
Jsereg001 rated for Donut ATC on Aug 11, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for the beautiful ATC!!! I love it!! Very very well done :)
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Comment: O. M. G. Seriously, what a fun package of crazy good stuff!!! I squealed like a little girl as I pawed through it all. Plus the notecard with the 80's workout cat was the icing on the cake. Thanks for your generosity and pure fun. : )
Response: You're so welcome! I love doing these happy mails, yes I love those notecards, I think they're from Amazon. Thank you for the rating :)
Wildchild rated for HMPC: Profile Postcard #4 on Aug 10, 2017
5
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Comment: I love cats! Thank you!
Response: You're welcome, thank you for the rating :)
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Comment: Wow what a fun happy mail!! Thank you so much for everything you sent me ❤. I LOVED going through all the bits and pieces you included. Thank you so much for sharing ❤❤❤.
Response: You're very welcome, thank you for the rating :)
Suncloud rated for Used Stamp Chain Card Round 4 on Aug 8, 2017
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Comment: Thank you. The envelope and stamps are very nice.
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Comment: Hi Leanne -- thanks for the great cards. So many things I like: donuts, cats, mountains, sea. I also love the octopus-man card you wrote on. Best, al
Kyari rated for A Gift a Month August on Aug 7, 2017
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Comment: Thanks! I really like the journal!
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Comment: This was an absolutely spectacular happymail swap, thank you!! I even loved the purple envie it came in!
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Comment: Thank you so much

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Comments

Hannelore on Aug 16, 2017:

Thank you for all the stickers from your RAK.. They are alle very new for me. Send you some sunshine from The Netherlands :)

Fenix825 on Aug 14, 2017:

AUGUST - Flower thank you

Thank you SO much for the wonderful Etsy surprise for my birthday from the CPG August Wishlist! It was such a sweet surprise to get in the mail! Thank you!!!!

Marryth on Aug 14, 2017:

Thank you so much for the fun envelope of August CPG wishes for me - I love everything! This was a fun envelope to open. Thank you for making my day! :)

MelodicPenguin on Aug 14, 2017:

I just received the stickers from your RAK! Thank you so much for your kindness :)

MissTullie on Aug 11, 2017:

Thanks so much for the wonderful CPG August wishes you sent me. I love the assortment of postcards, cute animal letter sets and washi tape. What a delightful and fun surprise! I really appreciate your kindness. Blessings!

nalaqueen on Aug 11, 2017:

Thanks a lot for the stickers from your RAK. I sure have use for them :)
Also I received your Happy Mail from the Happy Mail Tag on the public forum. Thank you so much. It really made my day!!!!!

TeaNi on Aug 10, 2017:

Thank you very much

for granting CPG August wishes for me with the envelope of cute kitty and cactus goodies and pretty papers; it's all delightful! :)

simcoe54 on Aug 10, 2017:

Thanks for the CPG: August wishes. All I can say is what an awesome package. Love all the items you sent. Thanks!!!!

anicka22 on Aug 9, 2017:

Thank you so very, very much for the amazing lot of stickerflakes you snd as RAK. Love them!

sweetpea22 on Aug 2, 2017:

Thank you so much for the awesome postcards, Cute sticky notes and sticker flakes for my CPG July wishlist! Love it All :o))

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