New Brand Review: Playful Pastimes

Puzzle popularity has exploded throughout the COVID-19 pandemic giving us Jigsaw Junkies many new puzzle companies to choose from. Today I am going to tell you about a new company: Playful Pastimes. So far, I have completed two of the 1,000 piece puzzles from this new brand - Greek Alley and Groovy Bicycle. The founder,... Continue Reading →

Books and Puzzles

Step into my Library said the spider to the.... Oops! Sorry! Wrong story. . . .  I love books! Smart phones are handy, computers are my friends, but books? Books are just special. So when I found several puzzles with books I was delighted. Books and puzzles? This was my lucky day! If you’ve ever... Continue Reading →

Pomegranate “Edward Gorey”

Halloween is here and who better to usher us in than the Master of Macabre himself, Edward Gorey! His wonderfully unsettling images were always a source of great joy to me. I still own a copy of his "The Gashlycrumb Tinies" that I actually read to my children. I also remember with great fondness his... Continue Reading →

Eurographics Globetrotter Puzzles

Who says you can’t travel during the pandemic? With Eurographics Globetrotter puzzles you can travel to so many places, France, Germany, United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico.  Each puzzle is 1000 pieces,  grid cut, a collage of landmarks from each country, finished size 19 ¼ x 26 5/8 (48.89 cm X 67.63 cm).  Beautiful little clips of all... Continue Reading →

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