October 15, 2018

Bones in the Boneyard

It’s an inky black night in October. The sound of rustling leaves and the light from a luminous, full moon creates an eerie mood that shallows one’s breath and quickens the walking pace. The last leg of the journey to town leads past the Ravenhurst Cemetery. Just looking at the ivy covered stone walls and hearing the squeaky iron gates swinging in the wind is enough to make anyone run! This evening[...]
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October 8, 2018

Master Chu’s Game for You

There is much to learn from Master Chu, a wise and contemplative man, just by observing his introspective nature and mystic ways. He has great respect for the traditions of his ancestors, and his life reflects it. When one thinks of a Chinese master, the first thing that comes to mind is a master of martial arts. Although just as skilled, Master Chu is unique; he’s a master of the art of the game. After[...]
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October 1, 2018

Jackpot in Cactus City

Howdy pardner! Ready to take a break from the dusty trail? Well, step inside the Cactus City thirst parlor, get yourself a place at the bar and bend an elbow with the boys. AND, after you’ve had your fill of bug juice, test your luck at the roulette wheel, craps or the newest in cowpoke entertainment, the dang slot machine! A boodle of folks in Cactus City nicknamed this new-fangled contraption a one-armed[...]
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September 24, 2018

Pigs Play or Pay!

Hamlet, Corky, Ziggy, and Baco Bit are roommates and are as happy as a “sounder of swine in muck” to be so. They live high on the hog at Clover Hill Farm where they pig out all day and take mud baths whenever the urge hits them. What’s not to love about a pig’s life? On Saturday nights, they invite their friends to the sty for a huge trough of munchies, including corn and soybean chips and[...]
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September 17, 2018

Pull!

The competitive sport of skeet shooting is all about instinct and accuracy. It imitates bird hunting using round clay targets called birds or clay pigeons instead of real feathered friends! “Birds” are flung at different angles from two different houses that contain target launching machines called traps. The high house trap hurls targets at 10 feet above the ground while the low house trap propels[...]
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September 10, 2018

Double Feature

No need to buy tickets and concessions, find your way to your theatre seat or silence your cellphone, this double feature is about all-star entertainment, showcasing domino doubles! A set of double 6 dominoes and score pad and pencil are all you’ll need for this blockbuster tile game that will have you seeing “doubles” in no time! This premiering 4-player tile game is all about keeping your[...]
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September 3, 2018

Directionally Challenged

Charley O’Keefe has been the maintenance man for the 5th Avenue high rise for 10 years now. He’s loyal, knowledgeable and prompt. The building supervisor and the tenants can’t say enough good about him. This morning at 3 a.m. Charley was suddenly awakened from a sound sleep by his ringing phone. It was his supervisor Mr. Thompson letting him know that all 4 elevators were acting up between the 7th[...]
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August 27, 2018

Climb the Ladder of Success

Whatever’s your definition of success, it’s time to dream big and go for it! The sky is no longer the limit; set your sights on the stars and beyond with this rung by rung board game where victory provides a panoramic view from the top! All you need for this 2-player competition is a game board, 2 dice, 3 pennies and 3 dimes. Click here to print out the game board. Lay the game board on the table[...]
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August 20, 2018

It’s a Zinger!

Magpie Mulligan is up to it again. He’s a trickster who’ll do anything to get a laugh! He’s opened his own elite golf course but, with a twist; the membership is exclusive to hackers only! Those of you who are no strangers to flubs, slices, and worm burners, Magpie Mulligan and the gallery applauds you! (quiet golf clap in the distance) Welcome to the Divot Digger Country Club where only the unexpected[...]
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August 13, 2018

Be a Hero!

Vinnie’s Delicatessen is hosting a contest and you’re all invited! Battle stations everyone; it’s the first annual submarine sandwich building competition! This foodie tournament is all about building the biggest sub sandwich as fast as you can, using a tasty platter FULL of Vinnie’s freshest ingredients! Are you up for this culinary challenge? Grab a deck of cards, a score pad and[...]
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