Best Telescopes for Kids

Orion funscope astro dazzle 4.5″ reflector telescope kit

Out of all the things that you can feel safe letting your kids handle, a telescope is at the top of the list. Whether low or medium priced, these products are made to be handled without worry of them breaking when being used as a portable device. With all of the great options available to … Read more

What Is A Dobsonian Telescope?

Dobsonian telescope

Created and popularized by John Dobson in the 1960’s, the Dobsonian telescope was created as an alternative to the Newtonian design. It is in every way considered a low cost adaptation of that model, and with its altazimuth base it is able to hold large telescopes with ease. Dobsonian telescopes are sometimes referred to as … Read more

Orion StarBlast 90mm AZ Telescope Review

Orion starblast 90mm az telescope review

At about the medium price range is this very highly recommended Orion StarBlast 90mm AZ Telescope that comes with everything but the kitchen sink. Orion pulled out all the stops with this model making it strong, portable and full of extras. It is a major seller and has a lot of features that will interest … Read more

DIY Gift Idea: Framed Fingerprint Art

Framed fingerprint heart

If you looking for an affordable gift to make for your family that will be treasured for years to come, I think this framed fingerprint art would be perfect. In fact, I would love several of these not only in the shape of hearts but Christmas Trees, Stars, Leaves, Turkeys, Bells, you name it. Here … Read more

CELESTRON NEXSTAR 6 SE TELESCOPE REVIEW

Celestron nexstar 6 se telescope review

If you’re looking for a high priced Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with a lot of updated features, then you’ll love the Nexstar 6 SE. From top to bottom this is a top tier product that doesn’t shy away from giving users the best options, all in one easy to use package. It comes in a variety of … Read more

CELESTRON OMNI XLT 150 REFRACTOR TELESCOPE REVIEW

Celestron omni xlt 150 refractor telescope review

As one of the higher priced telescopes of its class, the Celestron Omni XLT 150 Refractor Telescope has a lot to prove to customers that are looking for a good product. It delivers on many fronts, and besides being designed well covers a lot of ground when it comes to giving customers what they want. … Read more