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Happy Hump Day – A Geeky Board Game

August 10, 2011


This past weekend, a fellow gaming buddy and my husband took a trip to Madness Games and picked up a very awesome board game. All I knew was they were going to shop for another game to add to our current board game collection. A collection that consists of mostly Hasbro games: Life, Clue (the Simpsons version), Trivial Pursuit, Yatzee, etc... But when they came home, I was in for a surprise. My not-so-inner geek practically squealed with delight.

Happy Hump Day – National Embrace Your Inner Geek Day

July 13, 2011


This is what awaited me this morning when I stumbled in the office: Clearly I’m not the only one in need of some coffee! I went to bed last night to the sounds of the upstairs neighbor clamoring about with heavy feet. There was a particular sound like he/she was dragging something across the floor. […]

I’m Still Fighting My WoW Addiction

July 5, 2011


Hope everyone had a fun, safe and happy Fourth! ┬áThis past weekend was pretty awesome despite all the continued efforts to settle in our new place (yes, even after a full week we’re still unpacking). Sunday eve, the household took a break from more cleaning and unpacking to spend partying at a friend’s house just […]

This Is How I Roll: Why Back-Stories are Essential in Character Creation

June 14, 2011


Back-stories are the key in all character creations whether that be for gaming or writing. It helps you identify with your character. A good back-story also gives characters a uniqueness and helps you understand why they react the way they do to obstacles.