Monthly Archives: April 2020

  1. Celebrate National Nurse's Day with A Unique Puzzle Gift

    National Nurses Day Unique Puzzle Gift Idea

    National Nurse's Day is fast approaching on May 12th. While I could say a few words about how wonderful they are, especially given recent events, I thought it best to have my Mom share a few words.

    May 12 is Nurses’ Day. Is there a nurse who has made a difference in your life or the life of a family member? Nurses are heroes every day! They care for us and our loved ones in times of illness, rehabilitation, stress and end of life. As a Director of Nursing, I saw every day the strength, compassion and perseverance of these amazing men and women. Nursing is more than a profession, it is a passion. Please thank a nurse who has made a difference in your life!
    -Deborah Janelle RN BSN

    One of our picture frame puzzles is actually dedicated to the nursing profession and inspired by my Mom. Which puzzle is that you ask? Well

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  2. Puzzle of the Week - Ten Penny Circle Packing Puzzle

    puzzle of the week - the 10 penny circle packing puzzle

    Have you heard of the Ten Penny Puzzle? It is a style of brain teaser known as a circle packing puzzle. Wikipedia does a pretty good job of explaining just what that means:

    "In geometrycircle packing is the study of the arrangement of circles (of equal or varying sizes) on a given surface such that no overlapping occurs and so that no circle can be enlarged without creating an overlap."

    The Ten Penny Puzzle is not one to push the limits in

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