Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Happy New Year!

Just a quick post to say "Happy New Year!"

Looking back on 2013 I can't say I posted all that often or that I really did much painting or modeling.  I had a fair number of game nights with the family but we played board games - mostly Settlers of Catan - which is fine but not exactly tabletop gaming.  I got some new games this year, though, which was great fun.  We especially enjoyed Zombicide and Pandemic.

Learning Zombicide...
Kids loved it!
The kids bought me a new game for Christmas.  We haven't tried it yet but it looks like fun.

Still in the shrink wrap but we'll unbox it probably New Year's Day.
Aaaannnd I bought myself a treat for my birthday...
"BIG" does not begin to describe it!
Ogre was my first war-game so this was a mandatory purchase.  Wish I could have gotten in on the Kickstarter but I'm happy with the retail version.  Looking forward to playing this one soon also.

Not much of a year model-wise, but in all other aspects of living it's been good...

Barney got a sweater...
Oscar took some naps...
Elizabeth and I made a baby...
(Due January 17)
The kids had some good times...

Caught the puck at his brother's hockey game.
A new crazy-cool hat!
Dalek socks and Dr. Who book!
...and all is well.

I'm hopeful that 2014 will bring more hobby stuff from this blog.  Meanwhile, I wish you and yours the very best for the New Year and look forward to ongoing gaming, building, painting and blogging in 2014.

Peace to all!  Carry on...

10 comments:

  1. Have a great time, you have a fine gang there. Good luck.

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    1. Thank you! I do have a "fine gang". Happy new year!

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  2. Great family, wish my lot would play board games

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    1. Thank you! I got lucky with this lot. My wife is as nerdy as me and we're raising nerd kids so games sort of go along with that...

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  3. Wish you all the best for 2014 mate! (And zombiecide is cool!)

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    1. Zombicide is very cool! Thank you and Happy New Year!

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  4. Sounds like a very nice family life. Keep doing whatever works for you in 2014 as well, I'd say!

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    1. Thanks! If it ain't broke, don't fix it, right? Best to you in the new year.

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  5. If it ain't broke! Too right! Happy New Year!

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