Hobbies

Hobbies

Sports Card Values Are Surging

After languishing for decades, those boxes of baseball cards gathering dust in your closet could be valuable. Overproduction in the…

Hobbies

The Bugs You Want in Your Garden

While bugs, beetles and other creepy-crawlies are not welcome indoors, stay your hand when you spot them outside! The realization…

Hobbies

Values Soar for Vinyl Records

Sales of vinyl records have increased every year for more than a decade and now outsell CDs, although streaming far…

Hobbies

Beyond Tomato Cages: Best Supports for Vegetables and Flowers

When your garden plants have flopped or threatened to keel over, you may have tried staking or cages. Sometimes that…

Hobbies

Grow a Home-Remedy Garden

Even if you’ve never put a tulip bulb in the ground, it’s easy to create your very own home-­remedy garden…

Hobbies

Better Jigsaw Puzzling

Jigsaw puzzles are a fun and healthy hobby. Here’s what you need to know to get started, where to get your supplies and more.

Hobbies

Release Your Inner Artist: How to Get Started with Art

Learning art is like learning a foreign language—it takes time to truly communicate your thoughts. Enjoy the process! How to get started with drawing, watercolor and collage.

Hobbies

How to Learn (or Re-Learn) to Sew

Best sewing machines for beginners…where to buy supplies…resources for online tutorials and more.

Collectibles

Valuable Comic Books that Could be in Your Attic

Movies about superheroes ranging from Batman to Spider-Man have driven up the value of many old comic books.

Hobbies

Learn to Play an Instrument from Home: Best Sites & Apps

Learn to play piano, guitar, drums and more while avoiding the expense and inconvenience of live lessons. Free and low-cost sites and apps to teach you.

Hobbies

Yes, You Can Self-Publish Your Book!

The number of self-published books is skyrocketing. Here’s how to create the book, e-book and/or audiobook of your dreams with a minimum of problems.

Hobbies

5 Winning Strategies in Fantasy Baseball

Here’s how to up your chances of forming a winning fantasy baseball team.

The Money Connoisseur

Finding a Fortune in Your Pocket Change

Looking through the coins in your change and piggy bank can make you a mint. Here’s what to look for.

The Money Connoisseur

The Dangers and Attractions of Gold in Today’s Volatile World

Gold often serves as a safe haven, but it can carry a variety of risks. And media attention has changed with the times.

The Money Connoisseur

The Excitement of a New Year in Coin Collecting

A fresh, new start spurs golden optimism for a profitable future.