Become A Rainfall Reader

Here’s a great idea for those of you looking for an inexpensive hobby, one that fits all ages. It’s also a wonderful opportunity for a family project, teaching children how the weather impacts our lives. The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is a non-profit organization with more than 11,000 active volunteers monitoring […]

Visit the Zoo

A visit to the zoo can be more than just a day of entertainment. Imagine viewing wildlife, exotic and farm animals on 7 acres of peaceful, beautiful grounds. “What’s so unusual about that?” you might say. Well, it is when you realize this “one of a kind” zoo, located in the beautiful Pinelands of southern […]

Traditional Craftwork

When you think of craftwork, automatically your mind goes to the old stand-bys like knitting, crocheting, and needlework. Times may have changed, but these old, familiar favorites have endured over the generations. Now, due to all the stress in our lives, it’s strongly recommended that we find an outlet for our tension and anxieties. And […]

Sports Referees and Officials are in the Middle of the Action

Organized Sports are made possible by the men and women who wear the whistles, striped shirts and enforce the rules. Our officials, referees and umpires provide the structure and enforce the rules that creates the competitive field for us to enjoy. Consider becoming a referee or umpire for your local children’s sporting leagues. They almost […]

Skiing

With the economy such as it is, it’s no wonder resort areas are not only offering fantastic deals to attract travelers, but also making major improvements to their facilities and surrounding areas in an effort to increase revenue. New hotels, restaurants, and pubs are springing up, as well as more gondolas and shuttle transportation. Trail […]

Scrapbooking

The hobby of Scrapbooking is the collections of photographs, clipped newspaper articles, ribbons, party invitations and other keepsake mementos. These collections are then stored in books and three ring binders. Todays scrapbook supplies provide great options for creating a long term treasure. High quality paper, simple and clean glue dots or double sided tape. Colorful […]

Scrabble

Scrabble has been around for what seems like “forever”. Always a favorite and not only entertaining, but helps keep the mind sharp. Some Sites To Get You Started Scrabble Rules, all you need to know to get started. Visit Hasbro’s official worldwide Scrabble site for tips on playing, shopping for Scrabble products, information on School […]

RVing: Camping On the Open Road

For those of you who love camping but can’t afford the toll that sleeping bags take, then you may want to consider the RV route. Yes, recreational vehicles are monsters to navigate and they cost a small fortune. But, smaller units are available and RV rentals are available. You may want to check out some […]

Create Your Own Outdoor Adventures

Some may think that a hobby has to be something you collect since coin collecting and model trains are the prototypical hobbies that many of us grew up with from childhood. No, hobbies include activities that get us out of the house, out of the suburbs and out of the normal limitations that we put […]

Some Online Hobby Stores to Get You Started

HobbyTron.com, the coolest Hobby Store, is a great source for radio controlled toys, robots, and electronics, science kits, magic tricks and much more! Joann.com for arts and crafts supplies, especially focusing on crafts, fabrics, floral and decor. Best Price can offer you a large selection of craft and hobby supplies as well as links to […]