Saturday, January 31, 2009

Mad Libs

I loved the Mad Libs idea, so here's another.

Jake ________ the caveman, before turning in his _________.

Your answers can be phrases, they don't have to be single words.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Idea for new kind of game

After posting the word Siallic, I thought of another type of game we can play. Have you ever played Mad Lib? I know I already posted one game, but I'll throw out a second just for the heck of it.

Fill in the blanks.

John gleefully opened his__________ before buying a new ______________


Without looking up the definition, use the word "sialic" in a sentence. :)

Sunday, January 25, 2009


Use this word in a sentence: mascaron.

Thursday, January 22, 2009


I found a website that catalogs unusual/outdated words called The Phrontistry.

Interesting place, but before you visit, use the word in a sentence.

Monday, January 19, 2009

Poe Toaster

ok, went looking for words and found out that today, Jan. 19th is well, look it up-
Poe Toaster....

but before you do; define it or write a sentence with it- any way you want- no rules; just get the word in....ok ok and make me laugh, because I need it :)


Friday, January 16, 2009


It's deep freeze time here in my town.
It is -21 C (-6 F)

So here is the rule.
Use subzero in the exact middle of a sentence.
There must be an equal number of words before and after 'subzero'

Thursday, January 8, 2009


Please use the word 'epiglotis' in a sentence. Can be the true or imagined meaning :)

Monday, January 5, 2009


We all know that a chrysanthemum is a flower, however I'm looking for creative definitions. I hope by choosing a word with many syllables with give lots of scope for your imaginations.

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Dear Mr. President....

ok, here's your chance to let it rip so to speak...

sorry to those non-American friends, but hey, go ahead and let your voice be heard! Write what you would say to president elect Obama on inaugeration day.

I got this idea because my children are actually sending him letters through a program called Writing without Tears.

best one wins!