Bundles mailed with eclipse stamp

Bundle Update: Check Your Stamps!

The August bundles are in the mail with a new extraordinary stamp, released by the USPS to commemorate the total eclipse of the sun that will occur on August 21.

This stamp uses thermochromic ink, which reacts to the heat of your touch.

You can put in in the freezer to turn it dark, press on it with your thumb to make it light.

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