WordPress.com Kubb Tag

  • Let’s Get Ready to BuildMeUpBattle!
    The Internet calls the traditional wooden game Kubb, a.k.a. Viking Chess or Sticky Sticks, “the best lawn game ever.” After watching my kids play BuildMeUpBattle, our handmade version of the game, I’m inclined to agree. This family-friendly backyard competition is a hoot. Described as a combination of horseshoes and ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-10-15
  • Cornhole, Baggo, Bag-Toss…
    Whatever you may call it, I’ve been making a lot of these since last fall.  As usual, I made one for myself and when other people saw mine, they wanted one for themselves. I went to an office supply store and had them print me a Penn State logo and ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-08-13
  • HISTORIC BIRTHDAY THEME: VIKINGS
    COSTUMES By now, almost everyone knows Vikings did NOT wear horned helmets, but chances are young guests will still turn up in them. You therefore have two choices. (1) Be a purist by specifying ‘no horns’ beforehand and stand ready to deny entry to any kid sporting such headgear ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-08-02
  • Glutenfria mandelkubb
    Ibland bara toklängtar jag efter mandelkubb. Det är så himla gott och somrigt och väcker så många barndomsminnen från härliga tältsemestrar i Norge. Det här är ett bra recept med en lätthanterlig deg och som blir en sats på 28 kubbar. Underbara mandelkubb Ingredienser 9 dl glutenfritt mjöl (jag använde ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-07-20
  • The Saturday Report – boating, hiking and lawn games
    The Saturday Report is back! Now that I got my full month of new stuff under my belt, I’m back to doing normal, fun (and still new) things. I spent this past weekend up in the mountains for a friends’ birthday and discovered a few things that are definitely worth ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-07-18
  • VIKUBB Logo
    I was recently hired to create the logo for the upcoming VR game entitled ‘VIKUBB’. The game is a modern VR twist on the classic game Kubb otherwise known as Viking Chess. More information on the game can be found on the games Dev Blog. See the contact page ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-02-08
  • Excuse me, where are the Didgeridildos?
    Saturday December 24th, 2016: Christmas Eve and 90 degrees (no not the band) After I talked myself into sleeping despite visions of Huntsman in my head. I was able to get some decent sleep. Luckily it gets cooler at night so the windows let in a nice breeze. I stayed ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2016-12-24
  • What the Pho?
    Sunday December 18th, 2016:Sunday Funday Tomorrow is Peter’s Birthday so we headed to Camberwell in search of a gift. After no luck, we headed to Chapel Street for some more shopping, which I can’t ever really get enough. I passed by that Drake hat again, I’m fairly certain I’ll be ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2016-12-18
  • Kubb in Ostende
    Every September the Orac Sales Team meet at Head Office for our annual sales and marketing meeting. We meet up with all the boys and girls at Ostende, look back on the year to date and ahead to the shows and product launches planned for the coming months. At the ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2016-09-03
  • Födelsedagsfirande
    Idag är en bra dag. Soligt, lite kyligt, en massa gemenskap och kärlek.  Tricket med en lyckad dag är en massa fina kollegor, solen som väller in på kontoret trots begränsat med fönster och en kväll hos födelsedagsgrisen svärfar. En sak har jag lärt mig: Våra barn har INGET poker ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2016-08-11
  • Viking Games
    A number of our OSHC children enjoy playing chess so it was not a surprise that they enjoyed the Viking game of Hnefetafl. This is a great inside activity and it teaches strategical thinking. Check out these links for the rules and the layout of the board:- http://www.stormthecastle.com/Things/hnefatafl.htm, http://www.mnh.si.edu/vikings/learning/boardgame.html ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2016-05-24
  • Best Backyard Games to Encourage Physical Activity in Children
    Basic physical indoor and open air diversions have been a Zeus of all physical action subsequent to the very beginning. Once upon a time, a straightforward terrace movement would bring huge amounts of fun; the tire swing, the tree house and a basic amusement were sufficient to give the ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2015-11-23
  • My Swedish Adventure
    This post has been a long time in the making. Below is my account of my epic adventure to Sweden with my girlfriend – (who happens to be Swedish! 😛 ) The Flight Out The mini-cab arrived around 03:30 and thanks to our speedy mini-cab driver we arrived ahead of schedule. It ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2015-11-10
  • Need an idea for a fall youth event? Here’s one…
    This event is something my wife has always wanted to do in our backyard, and I thought this fall we would give it a try.  What event?  An outdoor movie night.  Sure, it was a bit of a risk that it could be boring or not well-attended.  But it fit ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2015-10-26
  • Gearing up for Kubb
    A big thanks to the group of Westby High School students for demonstrating Kubb for the WXOW 19 came ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2015-09-18