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Log Cabin Miniatures - The Perfect Way To Get Kids To Appreciate History

Log Cabin Miniatures - The Perfect Way To Get Kids To Appreciate History

Are you shocked that kids these days have very little understanding of history? This is a problem that should certainly be addressed, and one way to do so could be by changing the manner in which this subject is taught.......[Read More]
Puzzle Piece Crafts

Puzzle Piece Crafts

Browse through this collection of crafts made using puzzle pieces and discover how you can submit your project to be published.......[Read More]
Interested In Collectibles? Look Into Specialty Stores to Buy Prized Collectible Items

Interested In Collectibles? Look Into Specialty Stores to Buy Prized Collectible Items

Are you someone who loves to collect items and have been doing this for a long time? Are you seeking new and interesting stores that will offer spectacular collectible items that you have been longing......[Read More]
Elgin Pocket Watches Tell Not Just Time, But Also History

Elgin Pocket Watches Tell Not Just Time, But Also History

Elgin pocket watches are on a class of their own thanks to the long-respected reputation carried by its name. Founded in 1864, the Elgin National Watch Company has been making beautiful timepieces worthy to be either worn everyday or included in treasured collections. Elgin has produced more than 60......[Read More]
Learn How to Decoupage

Learn How to Decoupage

Here are some basic decoupage supplies you may need.......[Read More]
Aluminum Trees, What are they worth?

Aluminum Trees, What are they worth?

Aluminum trees, you can't use lights on them and they're too lightweight to put a heavy ornament on, but the look is amazing for those that want a vintage look.......[Read More]
Stained Glass Garden Stepping Stone

Stained Glass Garden Stepping Stone

See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone made by Della. It features a wonderful stained glass design.......[Read More]
The Unique Features of Figurines Like Doulton Figurines

The Unique Features of Figurines Like Doulton Figurines

Very often you have come across collectibles. You might also have wondered about their history and price range as well. Among the collectibles, figurines have carved a niche and in that Royal Doulton figurines have a special position.......[Read More]
Uncover the 2-Stroke Model Airplane Engine

Uncover the 2-Stroke Model Airplane Engine

A clear explanation of the inner working of the most popular 2-stroke model engine and why it dominates the market.What happens where and when and why these little monsters are models of efficiency and reliability.......[Read More]
Paper Quilling Ideas - Unleashing Your Creativity

Paper Quilling Ideas - Unleashing Your Creativity

If you love making handmade cards and crafts, for sure, you would love to find great paper quilling ideas you can use in your creations. You can use them in ornaments, to personalize your gifts, in cards and scrapbooks, and many other things you can do with it. In expressing your art, you can only h......[Read More]
Seashell Crafts - Easy To Get Swept Away With This Hobby

Seashell Crafts - Easy To Get Swept Away With This Hobby

Seashell crafts can be a wonderful way to remember your beach vacation, accent your home, or display and share nature's treasures with your family and friends. Children love seashell crafts too, and simple seashell crafts can make for a wonderful party or school activity while they learn about ......[Read More]
Tips on How to Handle Your Coins

Tips on How to Handle Your Coins

The funny thing about coins is that the list of 'do not' in regard to their care is far longer than the list of 'to do'. For some people, like myself, I would rather not keep a coin collection. It just seems like there are so many rules to adhere to!......[Read More]
December 11th, 2012 Calendar of Events

December 11th, 2012 Calendar of Events

Find out what special and sometimes unusual events and holidays are celebrated on December 11th, 2012.......[Read More]
Finding Old American Coins In Ordinary Places

Finding Old American Coins In Ordinary Places

While there are certainly many places to find old coins on the net, in some ways this hobby can be as traditional as it was back in the pre Internet days. People starting out in their coin-collecting journey are often delighted to discover how many old American coins are still in everyday use.......[Read More]
Micro Helicopter Control Systems - Which Type Will You Choose?

Micro Helicopter Control Systems - Which Type Will You Choose?

Micro helicopters generally come equipped with one of two types of remote control systems. If you're in the market for a new micro helicopter, it's important to understand the differences between these types in order to get the most out your purchase. In this article I'll explain the ......[Read More]
A Guide to Buying Antiques at Auctions

A Guide to Buying Antiques at Auctions

No matter what you collect - whether it is 18th century tea caddies, 19thC carriage clocks, pressed glass, Art Deco teapots, or Googlie dolls - there are many ways in which you can acquire items for your collection and heading to the antiques auction is one of those ways. If you want to dispose of i......[Read More]
The Art of Coin Buying

The Art of Coin Buying

When you make the decision to buy coins, there are a few things that you will have to look into. These are the factors that will help you make informed and intelligent decisions when making your purchases.......[Read More]
Family Fun on the Rails

Family Fun on the Rails

Railroading is in the blood of thousands of Americans. And, even through steam engines may have disappeared from full size rails across the nation, they are still running strong in miniature railroads. What is it about trains that appeals to children and adults alike? Is ithe sound of the whistle or......[Read More]
To My Love Heart

To My Love Heart

Vintage and antique Valentine Card art and illustrations.......[Read More]
Modern History of Candlemaking

Modern History of Candlemaking

Follow the candle's role in modern history. Trace its early use as essential lighting to its modern use as decorative lighting.......[Read More]