Monday, 03 August, 2020

Month: January 2014


The Games We Play: Into Void (Part 1)

This was another outing to my fictional 1981 Third World War. One element I wanted to pick up during the narrative was the role (and fate) of the various deep operational air assaults the Warsaw Pact intended to carry out. Read more…


I’ll say the name: Tim Tebow.  Everyone knows his name and almost everyone has an opinion of him.  However, no matter what comes to mind when you think of Tim Tebow, his faithfulness has never been in question.  Tim has Read more…


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lucky shamrock Let me tell you a story.  My son Gregory is 22 years old.  He lives in Queens, New York in an apartment he shares with friends so he can afford the rent.  He is attending a City of Read more…


The Games We Play: Sten Mark II

I recently acquired a  new toy, an Airsoft Sten Mark II. I’ve been meaning to get a Sten for a while, even though it is a relatively niche piece of kit compared to a Lee Enfield or a Bren. It Read more…


The Games We Play: Airfix Mark I

Ah, the good old Airfix Mark I. A surprisingly good kit despite its age. I did a couple of these to go with my Emhar Mark IVs as ‘looks like’ Mark IV males. Hardly a difficult conversion, I just left Read more…


You would never jump into a game and wager thousands of dollars without first knowing the rules.  And yet, every year many parents do just that as they embark on the process of seeking financial aid for college costs.  The Read more…


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This post is what I just posted on JoeFarinaSpeaks.com –  It’s from the heart and I wanted to share it with the great readers of Timetoplay! Overcome!!! I have a personal message and lesson to share with everyone.  Its from Read more…


Dear Rebecca,I’m totally overwhelmed by the state of my life. We had a huge financial setback ($500k) because of a poorly thought-out investment that my husband wanted and then held onto for way too long, despite all the signs and Read more…


Just in time for wave season, Sheila Korte of Korte Travel receives an Accredited Cruise Counselor designation. Wave Season is the time of year (January – March) that you can pick up fantastic cruise deals including possible free upgrades, onboard Read more…


The Games We Play: Captain Bertorelli's Drum

John kindly put on this late nineteenth century colonial adventure in darkest Abyssinia. It was the first outing for his colonial Italian Bersaglieri purchased at Triples many years ago. The game was run using Wessex Games ‘Voyages Extraordinaire’ and covered Read more…