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Pimping my board games: Rokoko

One of my favorite games! I upgraded the coins with metal coins and the tokens with Stonemaier balls of yarn and bundles of fabric. The fabric bundles came as blue and I scrubbed off the blue and redid them as … Continue reading

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Pimping my board games: Fields of Green

I have the kickstarter version with all the added content and card sleeves. I upgraded the coins to Mercury dimes, Buffalo nickles and Indian head pennies, made a box insert and upgraded the year marker to a miniature jar of … Continue reading

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Pimping my boardgames: Rabbit

A bit of history: A while back, I was wasting time on BGG doing a “If you could only have five games and they all have to start with the same letter” challenge. Being me, I chose the letter R … Continue reading

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More boardgame pimp

Annagramma painted!

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Happy Halloween

On a seasonal theme, I have been ‘pimping’ one of my boardgames call The Witches which is based on Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Witch cycle of books. It’s a pretty simple game but lots of fun- at least for me. Pimping … Continue reading

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Scrubbing Day

I (finally) have a day off and so today needs to be a scrubbing day. Emily swept and mopped the living room and hall yesterday and did one load of laundry but I need to finish the floors- Alex was … Continue reading

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Day off… isn’t really

I have a day off… from work. But I still have to feed the cats, run Emily to her job (yay for my working girl!) and get the emissions test on Mom’s car, balance the books, clean up from dinner … Continue reading

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Ides of March

I do not like daylight savings time. It might have been a good idea when it started- but it isn’t now. I especially do not like it because the date keeps changing and this means that I was late to … Continue reading

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Lucky Saturday

Ok, we went to see Crimson Peak last night. It is, sadly, not a ghost story but rather a story with ghosts in it. Other than that, it was pretty good although I wanted more ghost and more mystery. As … Continue reading

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A random Thursday in October

In which I will not be discussing a) work and b) Mom. Instead, let’s natter a bit about tea and teacups. If you’ve been keeping track, I’ve got rather a good collection of teacups going now and they’ve outgrown my … Continue reading

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