I Really Like Our 8-Bit Mario and Peach Pumpkins

Each year, my wife and I try to have fun with our pumpkin designs. Last year, I cut a Super Mushroom design in my jack-o'-lantern. This past weekend, we went to a friend's house, who is known for her painted pumpkins. After some serious thought, we went with an 8-bit style Raccoon Mario and Peach. Our friend graciously … Continue reading I Really Like Our 8-Bit Mario and Peach Pumpkins

Thank You Steve! But our princess is in another castle.

If you are like me, you love Mario and especially the original Super Mario Bros, for the Nintendo Entertainment System.  However, you will probably also remember how annoying it was to make your way past Bowser in the first castle and then realize the princess wasn't there.  And it kept happening for several more castles.  … Continue reading Thank You Steve! But our princess is in another castle.