Articles About collecting

Pin Collecting: What I Missed About Conventions

Pin Collecting: What I Missed About Conventions

As parents, Scott and I look at a variety of opportunities for family bonding, but also like to introduce our daughters to valuable life lessons and skills. The girls were only four and two and a half years old when we took them to their fi ...
First Look: Mondo Games and Collectibles

First Look: Mondo Games and Collectibles

One of the things I missed about not being able to attend conventions last year is the opportunity to learn about new products as well as new-to-me companies. Sure, I subscribe to a lot of newsletters, see things on social media and read or ...
A New Way to Display Your Dice Collection

A New Way to Display Your Dice Collection

Before we get started, no judgements please, my youngest daughter and I have started a dice collection. We began picking up interesting ones whenever we would find them in the bottom of the bins at Goodwill Outlets. Most of them are leftove ...
Start a Collection With Your Child

Start a Collection With Your Child

For a few years we’ve touted the importance of family bonding. We’ve found that games provide an excellent opportunity to connect with family members while improving social skills, developing strategic thinking and learning spor ...
Spending Some Change at the Coin Show

Spending Some Change at the Coin Show

It occurred to me that I’ve never talked about something we do every year as a family. It is something my father and I enjoyed doing when I was their age and I relish the opportunity to share the same memories with my girls. I remembe ...