A common byproduct of collecting items is the secondary, or as I like to call them, accidental collections. These are groups of items that could form their own collection if separated from the herd. Case in point, I was recently surprised at the number of puzzle cans I have amassed over the years, while adding items to my other collections. These cans usually reside within the … [Read more...] about The Accidental Collection — Puzzle Cans
Six Million Dollar Man
Hey kids! You can be all about your Miley Cyrus twerking and your One Dimension, but want to know what we were all about in the 70's? This pretty much sums it up... This model kit combines two of my favorite things: cyborgs and simians. And you don't even need any frickin' glue! Pure genius is what this is. Steve Austin was the man in the late 70's, taking out any man or … [Read more...] about Six Million Dollar Man “Fight for Survival” model kit by Fundimensions
Greenberg's Train & Toy Show rolled into town for its annual visit this past weekend. We never miss visiting this show to see all the intricate model train layouts, and of course to see all the toys! Mitch M. always has a fun variety of items for me to sift through. I'm glad I went to the show early this time, because there were some great items hidden on those … [Read more...] about A visit to Greenberg’s Train & Toy Show
The League did a little space exploration last week. The topic was "Spacemen" and here's what we talked about: Monster Cafe Fortune and Glory (Days) Memories of Toymorrow Goodwill Hunting 4 Geeks Mos Espa Collection The Man Who Stares at Toys AEIOU and Sometimes Why Cool & Collected Traveling Pics That Figures Whatever I Think of Q the … [Read more...] about The League has spoken: Spacemen!
Are you starting to see a theme here? First we had Spies, then came the Cowboys, and this week we'll be covering another far out pop culture genre. This week's assignment from the League of Extraordinary Bloggers: – “Spacemen.” — We'll have one more genre-theme next week to close out the month, and I'm going to put this one out to a vote, so keep an eye out for that … [Read more...] about This week’s assignment from the League: Spacemen