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Catan Cupcakes

I hosted a board games party yesterday. My ambition was to somehow have every cool (okay, think they’re cool) game played in my apartment within the span of the one night. 92 more words

Parks and Rec's Cones of Dunshire Game Is (Almost) Real

From the lips of nerds to God’s ears: Cones of Dunshire, the amusingly complex fictional board game featured in Parks and Recreation has become a real-life game thanks to the company behind Settlers of Catan. 159 more words

8 Board Games That Will Never Bore You... Ever!

Age is just a number, especially when it comes to board games. To be precise, age is just a number that determines the order of which you roll… 876 more words

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Boys and their toys

September is our birthday month, with one third of our family’s birthdays falling then.
Firstborn and J are turning 11 & 9 next month. Their birthday wishlists are no doubt something like this: 999 more words


I just received my first order from Fabric.com. Normally, I purchase my fabric from a couple local fabric stores or Joann’s, but I finally found the right print fabric that I had been searching for some time and wasn’t available locally. 311 more words


Friday Night in San Francisco and the GIF Art Is Pumping

It was a Friday night co-working happy hour in San Francisco. The 3-D body scanner was out. An interactive version of Flappy Bird was cued up. 743 more words


Settlers of Catan: A non-expert’s professionally qualified list of advice tips.

I’m no expert, but I played Settlers of Catan for the first time two weeks ago, and it was invigorating. I learned things I didn’t know before, and had a blast learning them. 459 more words