Steampunk Weekend DIY

October! Yippee!  Halloween is approaching all to quickly.  Time to think about decorations, costumes, spooky stories and creating a general ambiance of awesome.  In this installment of Steampunk Weekend DIY, we have some mechanical invites to tell folks about the approaching Halloween party; new uses for old wood ladders (nothing spookier than rustic tools), magical … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY

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Steampunk Weekend DIY

August starts this weekend.  Hop aboard, I'm your captain; Captain Obvious.  (But please, Captain Obvious was my father...some jokes I feel failing as I type them out I really do).  School is starting up this month, days will get a little warmer before getting way cooler; August is a crazy month.  It is a great month to … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY

Steampunk Tabletop Mini-Golf

It had to be done.  It had to be done. Mini-golf is the best version of the game.  Windmills, volcano endings, the little putters that would feel so out of place on a real course; everything mini-golf is amazing.  So here's a mini-mini-golf for the table top made steampunky. Behold the steampunk tabletop mini-golf putter.  … Continue reading Steampunk Tabletop Mini-Golf

Steampunk Weekend DIY

I am without the kids and wife for the majority of the weekend.  As such, I am going quite crazy.  The house is too quiet, the monitors are not humming slightly, I did not read any children's books last night.  The whole thing, this thing called life, is out of whack.  They get home on … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY

Steampunk Weekend DIY

Weekend! I always want to shout that word on Friday.  Long week around here.  Hoping for a calm weekend.  There's talk of building a retaining wall at my in-laws place; what shall be retained I am unsure, but I plan on calling the wall Hadrian and fending off intruders.  That's what walls are meant to … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY

Steampunk Weekend DIY

We will be on the road again this weekend heading to my side of the family's big reunion.  I'm told there will be much fun and happiness plus some board games.  Really looking forward to it. For those of you not driving this weekend, here are some crazy fun projects to consider.  This week we … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY

Steampunk Weekend DIY

Around here we are looking forward to a weekend of 90 degree heat and sunny skies.  After what feels like two months straight of rain, this is a very welcome change of pace.  There's a playground to finish up and we're focusing on fancy new trinkets and toys to add to the space.  To say … Continue reading Steampunk Weekend DIY