Super Mario Bros Piranha Plants

Every year our church hosts a Halloween “Harvest Party” for the local neighborhood. As part of the event, we have a section set up for Trunk-or-Treat walk-thru of which my family volunteers every year. This year I wasn’t able to attend personally because of my work schedule, but my wife and family chose Super Mario […]

Disneyland Haunted Mansion Inspired Clock

For Halloween this year, my wife and I decided to host a Murder Mystery Dinner with some of our friends. Having attended a few mystery dinners ourselves, we opted for something similar to the CLUE movie. Along with a CLUE style game, we wanted to theme the house in an old abandoned (and slightly spooky) […]

Multi-Function Homemade Tablesaw – 2016

Growing up, some of my favorite memories are of watching and later helping my dad in his garage to build various woodworking projects. He didn’t have what some may call a “professional” garage with ducted dust collection and every power tool in existence, but he did have all the basic tools needed to bring various […]

Fake Cupcakes – 2013

My wife, who used to be a manager for MAC Cosmetics, was tasked with throwing special product launch parties for her employees. The events were themed, based on the latest MAC product collections.
For this event, the theme was centered around baking.