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Sep 18, 2014 / 1 note

Risky Business | LOTR Risk Board Game

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There is just something about special edition board games that calls to me.

Marvel Monopoly? Super! Sherlock Clue? Amazing! Disney Scrabble? …

Sep 18, 2014

Risky Business | LOTR Risk Board Game

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There is just something about special edition board games that calls to me.

Marvel Monopoly? Super! Sherlock Clue? Amazing! Disney Scrabble? …

Sep 17, 2014

10 Tips for Making Your Own Board Game

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For the past few years (read as pretty my whole life) I have enjoyed playing board games. I started with the “gateway” game of Candyland and never looked back. From there it was on to Clue, …

Sep 16, 2014

Shabbat Sh’Shadow Hunters

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In “where I was when I disappeared from the internet for 3 months” news, I work at a summer camp. Hidden away in the not-really-that-remote-honestly countryside, I spent my summer …

Sep 15, 2014

Welcome to Board Games Week!

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Hey-o Nerdship. We’ve arrived at another wonderful theme week here on Nerds and Nomsense. This time we are dedicating a week entirely to board and card games. From the old standbys to quirky new …

Welcome to #boardgamesweek, Nerdship! Here is a little teaser of and awesome DIY we have in store for this week! We are building our very own version of Monopoly - board, pieces, money, etc. It is epic! Get excited!!

In the meantime, we want to know what your favorite board or card game is?!?  

#nerdsandnomsense #boardgame #tabletop #diy #ontheblogsoon #monopoly #cards #money #fandoms #shelock #doctorwho #got #starwars #startrek #futurama #portal #breakingbad #lotr #hobbit #bsg
Sep 15, 2014

Welcome to #boardgamesweek, Nerdship! Here is a little teaser of and awesome DIY we have in store for this week! We are building our very own version of Monopoly - board, pieces, money, etc. It is epic! Get excited!!

In the meantime, we want to know what your favorite board or card game is?!?

#nerdsandnomsense #boardgame #tabletop #diy #ontheblogsoon #monopoly #cards #money #fandoms #shelock #doctorwho #got #starwars #startrek #futurama #portal #breakingbad #lotr #hobbit #bsg

Sep 11, 2014

Reading To Kill a Mockingbird in Germany

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There are roughly 785 million adults worldwide who suffer from illiteracy. That translates into roughly 1 in 5 people on the planet who have zero or next to zero reading skills. I have a …

Sep 11, 2014 / 1 note

An Ode to Ireland: Why Travel is Vital

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Those who know me well – heck, even those who don’t know me all that well – are aware that I am slightly obsessed with the British Isles and the history, legends, and lore that …

Sep 11, 2014

An Ode to Ireland: Why Travel is Vital

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Those who know me well – heck, even those who don’t know me all that well – are aware that I am slightly obsessed with the British Isles and the history, legends, and lore that …

Sep 10, 2014

Oh, the Many Ways of Lay’s

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The true definition of unconditional love is when your family agrees to let you conduct experiments on them and they don’t ask questions. On the evening of my father’s birthday, I went out to …

Sep 10, 2014 / 1 note

Sallie’s Sweet Butternut Squash Casserole

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My mother was a true force of nature. People say that all the time about other people, but it really was true about my mother. Mom had two settings: warp speed and dead stop. When she was on, she …

Sep 9, 2014

You Never Forget Your First Primetime Cartoon Love: The Simpsons

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When I was in second grade, the Simpsons debuted, and from the first time I saw Bart doing write-offs on the chalkboard, I was obsessed. Specifically, I can remember doing a fantasy invention …

Check out this awesomeness!!! More details to come on Friday with our next #inkodye DIY tutorial. Be sure to follow us @nerdsandnomsense so you can get all the info and rules to enter. 
And as always: KEEP IT NERDY.
Sep 9, 2014 / 1 note

Check out this awesomeness!!! More details to come on Friday with our next #inkodye DIY tutorial. Be sure to follow us @nerdsandnomsense so you can get all the info and rules to enter.
And as always: KEEP IT NERDY.

Sep 9, 2014

Quick Crockpot Meal: Jerk Chicken

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Nerdship, I have a system. Every week, I get out my little whiteboard and my recipes and I make a mealplan. Wednesday …

Sep 8, 2014

Visiting The Blue Whale of Catoosa, OK

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"So is this a 40-minute whale?" my friend asked after we finished a late lunch in the Brady District on a warm Sunday afternoon in November.

She was referring to that it would take us …