Hello jigsaw enthusiasts! I’m very, very pleased to welcome September and the start of the Fall season, and I hope you are too. We’ve had a very hot and muggy summer here in Pennsylvania, so cooler weather will be a relief! Not to mention that Fall is my favorite time of year with the changing leaves, sweater weather, pumpkins and corn mazes, apple harvest, and all things Halloween! Here are my picks of the best Fall puzzles available at PuzzleRead more
Puzzle Warehouse is having a terrific sale on Buffalo Games throughout August. All Buffalo Games puzzles are Buy 2 Get 1 Free. To help you navigate the selection, here are our favorites at Jigsaw Junkies, some old and some new. Feel free to post your own favorites in the comments. See all our reviews of Buffalo Games puzzles here. SEE ALL BUFFALO GAMES PUZZLES HERE. 13. “A Peach of a Day” by Charles Wysocki, (300 pieces) I love this close-upRead more
Hello jigsaw enthusiasts! I hope you’ve been enjoying your summer. I just returned from a long family vacation. It’s a slow time of year for releases, but pretty soon we should be seeing the Christmas puzzles drop. Stay tuned! For now, it’s time for the best Sunsout sale of the year at Puzzle Warehouse. Buy 3, Get 1 Free. In honor of the sale, Jigsaw Junkies presents our favorite Sunsout puzzles. This list includes new releases and old favorites. ToRead more
It’s December 17th. Have you been holidaying yet? I have been knee deep in holiday movies, Christmas card and gift prepping, decorating, and snow shoveling here in Pennsylvania. So it definitely feels like Christmas. I had fun putting together my top picks of the Christmas puzzles available this year. The top ten list (which is 14 items long!) includes puzzles available at Puzzle Warehouse. At the end of the post I’ll go over some of the awesome European Christmas puzzlesRead more
This is my favorite time of year by far! I love Fall and I love Halloween. Yes, more than Christmas and summer combined. So while we’re in the season, I love to do Halloween themed puzzles, preferably while watching horror movies on TV. 🙂 In this week’s post I share my favorite Halloween-themed puzzles currently available at Puzzle Warehouse. Feel free to add your favorites in the comments below! 13. “Trick or Treat For all Ages”, Sunsout (625 pieces) IRead more
Here we are in mid-July, the height of summer season. Is it too hot where you live? Too rainy? Too dry? Here in Pennsylvania, it’s been mid to high 80s with the humidity varying from unbearable to not bad. I love to be outdoors and bike in the summer months. But the evenings are long and a good time to relax with a puzzle, with or without the TV on. This week’s post gathers together the best of the summer-themedRead more
Top Ten: SUNSOUT June 2017 Puzzle Warehouse has a new sales promotion that will run 5/31 through 6/21. (But don’t wait too long as the most popular puzzles may go out of stock!) All Sunsout puzzles are “buy 3 get 1 free”. In order to help you sort through the Sunsout goodies, here’s a top ten list of my favorite Sunsout puzzles currently available. You can see the entire Sunsout selection here. Click on any image below to see theRead more
This weekend’s post features some great puzzles to give as a gift, or treat yourself with, this Mother’s Day. From puzzles featuring moms, to subjects most mothers would enjoy, to lovely spring-themed puzzles, this list has a little something for everyone. 11. “Touch”, Pierre/Anatolian (1500 pieces) This is a lovely contemporary fine art image with muted colors–looks challenging! (Click on the images below to see the puzzle on Puzzle Warehouse.) 10. “Good Housekeeping Collection”, New York Puzzle Company (1000 pieces) This collageRead more
Dog themed puzzles week: This week we’re featuring puzzles that include man’s best friend! We reviewed Falcon’s “Puppies and Kittens” by Steve Read (review here) and “Dogs on a Bench” by Interlitho Licensing (review here). Now it’s time for our top picks of the dog puzzles available at Puzzle Warehouse. See all dog themed puzzles at Puzzle Warehouse here. Okay. Let’s get started. 16. “The World of Dogs” by Ernest Brown, White Mountain (1000 pieces) This is a classic White Mountain “edutainment” puzzle thatRead more
Inspirational Puzzles Week For this last week of 2016, we’re featuring inspirational puzzles to put you in a contemplative and hopefully positive frame of mind for the new year. This week I reviewed “Peace” by Sam Timm and “St. Francis” by Randy Wollenmann. Now here’s my top ten list of the best inspirational puzzles available at Puzzle Warehouse. Okay. Let’s get started. 16. “The Holy Bible” by Steve Crisp, Masterpieces (1000 pieces) This collage of scenes from the Bible by artist Steve Crisp has tons of colorRead more
The end of the year is here–only two more weeks of 2016. It’s the perfect time to reminisce about the year that was. We reviewed a lot of puzzles here at Jigsaw Junkies. Which ones were the best? CHRISTMAS GIVEAWAY: We’ll give one lucky winner any puzzle on this post that we have in stock at Puzzle Warehouse, winner’s choice. Must be able to be shipped to a North American mailing address. To enter, leave a comment on this post. You can tell us what yourRead more
And now for my top picks in Christmas puzzles this year….
My criteria was: a) it can be any puzzle still in print, b) it must be available for US distribution at Puzzle Warehouse, c) I want to cover a range of piece count, brands, and art styles in my list, and d) even though it’s a “top ten” list I can have as many as I want!
Okay. Let’s get started.Read more