This blog will will contain my rather pedantic ramblings on my experiences within the miniature war gaming hobby. There will be informative how-to’s, thrilling battle reports and thought provoking editorials. I fully expect that history will one day view the contents of this blog on par with Homer’s Illiad or Newton’s Principalia. Or it's a complete waste of time.
This may be may last chance to report from the front - contact with the enemy is imminent and they have come in force. Yes it's the time of year when my happy homestead is besieged by 50 or so twenty something students of my wife. As with previous years we prepared a defense in depth with several defensive lines to stop the hungry marauders.
First up a crafty mix of salad and deli meats to slow down the raw recruits. More seasoned veterans will likely bypass these for better pickings further on.
Next they have to wade through a fruit and salad minefield. Many an invader has been undone from a overdoes of berries.
The main defensive line if a barrier of man-sized quiche - bacon (pictured), asparagus and assorted veggies versions.
The quiche will be supported by sorts of fresh parties.
Our commander in chief feverishly preparing her strategy....
and, our defense of last resort - the giant strawberry cake. It's never failed us - yet.