Category: Hobbies & Crafts

This is where you’ll find recent articles from our Coins, Cardmaking. Crafts, Holidays, Parties, and Family Games sites at The Fun Times Guide. If it’s about fun things to collect, fun hobbies to enjoy, or fun home entertaining ideas for each season and holiday… we’re talking about it here! Real people are sharing their favorite tips & tricks for making, collecting, playing, and planning things at home.

Should You Buy Silver Bars & Silver Rounds? The Pros & Cons Of Buying These Popular Silver Bullion Products

Silver rounds and silver bars are popular items with many investors -- but are these silver bullion products really the…

6 months ago

1934 Penny Value Guide – Here’s The Ultimate Guide To 1934 Pennies

Looking for the 1934 penny value? Here's the ultimate guide to 1934 pennies -- their current value, why 1934 pennies…

6 months ago

1958 Penny Value Guide: See If You’ve Got The 1958 Doubled Die Penny Worth $150,000+ Or A Regular 1958 Wheat Penny

Have you heard about the 1958 penny worth $150,000? Think you might have this 1958 penny error in your possession?…

6 months ago

The Ultimate 1942 Penny Value Guide: What Is A 1942 Wheat Penny Worth Today? Find Out Here

Have a 1942 wheat penny, 1942-D penny, 1942-S penny, or another rare 1942 penny? See the current 1942 penny value.…

6 months ago

Kennedy Half Dollar Value: See How Much Kennedy Half Dollars (1964-Present) Are Worth …Including Rare Kennedy Halves!

Have a Kennedy half dollar coin? They're hard to find in circulation! In this Ultimate Guide to JFK Half Dollars,…

6 months ago

Most Valuable Quarters: A List Of Silver Quarters & Other Rare Quarters You Should Hold Onto!

Is it still easy to find old quarters these days? Yes, you can still find rare quarters and silver quarters…

7 months ago

See Why Uncirculated Mint Sets Are Worth Collecting + Fun Ways To Collect Them

Collecting uncirculated mint sets from the United States Mint is a perfect way to get most, if not all, of…

7 months ago

Rare Pennies You Should Hold Onto… Including The 1943 Penny

Even if you're not into coin collecting, here's a list of rare pennies you should hold onto. One of the…

7 months ago

Copper vs. Zinc Pennies: Here’s How To Tell If You Have A Copper Penny Or A Zinc Penny

Do you know how to tell a copper penny from a zinc penny? Here are 4 ways to tell if you…

7 months ago

1922 Silver Dollar Value: Here’s What A 1922 Peace Silver Dollar Is Worth Today (…And Why It’s Called A Peace Dollar)

Want to know what a 1922 silver dollar is worth? Here's the 1922 silver dollar value, an interesting story about…

7 months ago

How To Plan A Scavenger Hunt: A Fun Adult Game To Play Outdoors (Or Indoors)

A scavenger hunt (or treasure hunt) is a fun outdoor game that involves finding unique items or completing certain tasks…

7 months ago

Have A 1776 To 1976 Bicentennial Quarter? Here’s The Current 1976 Quarter Value + Fun Facts About Bicentennial Coins

If you've found a 1776 to 1976 quarter (a Bicentennial quarter) in your pocket change, then you probably want to…

7 months ago

Best Gifts For Writers: A Fulltime Freelance Writer Shares 7 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Writers In Your Life

As a fulltime freelance blogger and journalist, I have a unique perspective on which items would make the best gifts…

7 months ago

Most Valuable Pennies: A List Of 43 U.S. Pennies Worth Holding Onto!

You probably have some valuable pennies in your loose change! Here's an awesome cheat sheet showing the rare pennies you…

7 months ago

How To String Car Christmas Lights On Your Vehicle For The Holidays Or For A Parade

Before stringing Christmas lights on your car, here's what you need to know about the type of Christmas lights that…

7 months ago

1911 Penny Value Guide: Have A Rare 1911-D Penny Or A 1911-S Penny? See What All 1911 Wheat Pennies Are Worth

Did you find a 1911 penny? Want to know what your 1911 wheat penny is worth? Here's a list of…

8 months ago

Have A 1964 Penny Worth $5,000? (It’s The 1964 SMS Penny) See The Current Value For Rare And Common 1964 Pennies

Most worn 1964 pennies that you'll find in circulation are worth the value of their copper content -- or about…

8 months ago

Rare Pennies Worth Money: Here Are 8 Old Pennies You Could Find In Pocket Change Worth $1,000 To $85,000 Apiece!

There are 8 rare pennies worth money (like $1,000+ apiece!) in circulation today - and they could turn up in…

8 months ago

6 Ways To Avoid Fake Gold Coin Scams (Before You Buy Gold Coins On Infomercials… Or Anywhere Else!)

Before you buy gold coins from TV infomercials (or anywhere else), I would encourage you to think twice! Gold-plated "coins"…

8 months ago

A 1999 Penny Worth $300? Yes! Ultimate Guide To 1999 Penny Values (Including The 1999 Penny Error/1999 Wide AM Penny)

There's a rare 1999 penny error that is worth hundreds of dollars and you could find it in your pocket…

9 months ago

Have A Rare 1943 Silver Penny? Find Your 1943 Silver Wheat Penny Value Here

Think you might have a rare 1943 penny? Wondering how much a 1943 silver wheat penny is worth? Even though…

9 months ago

1992 Penny Value Guide: See What Your 1992 Pennies Are Worth (Including The Rare 1992 Close AM Penny Worth $25,000!)

Are the letters A and M in AMERICA close together or far apart on your 1992 penny? If they're close…

9 months ago

1995 Penny Value: See How Much Your 1995 Pennies Are Worth (…Including The 1995 Penny Error / 1995 Double Die Penny!)

What's the 1995 penny value today? Well, there are a few 1995 pennies that are worth more than face value:…

9 months ago

Do You Have A Rare 1989 Penny Worth $3,000? Here’s The Scoop On 1989 Pennies & Their Value

Do you have a 1989-D penny or a 1989-S penny? What about a plain 1989 penny with no mintmark? Some…

9 months ago

250+ Halloween Group Costume Ideas – Themed Halloween Costumes For Groups Of Friends & Families Of All Sizes

The ultimate list of themed Halloween costume ideas for groups! Whether you're a parent taking your kids trick-or-treating, a teen…

10 months ago