Phil Janelle

  1. Christmas Puzzle And Game Guide For Adults

    Christmas Puzzle And Game Guide For Adults

    What do you buy your Mom, Dad, Grandma, or Grandpa for Christmas? What about an Uncle, Aunt, Teacher, or Neighbor? It can be hard finding an affordable gift that will not just end up in a junk drawer or forgetten about in a couple weeks. Finding the best present can be a puzzle in and of itself! Social games and difficult puzzles are a surefire way to get a genuine thank you for a present they may not have expected. For the brainiac in the family go with one of our hardest puzzles or perhaps a game to play with the family events or social gatherings will be better. What about a puzzle for their desktop or coffee table? Either way Creative Crafthouse has you covered. See below for our Holiday Season picks in this Christmas Gift Guide.

    Hardest Puzzles

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  2. Gift Ideas For Teenagers Who Love Puzzles and Games

    A Christmas Gift Guide for Teenagers Who Love Wood Puzzles and Games

    Finding an inexpensive Christmas present a teenager will actually enjoy is no easy task. Even more so given how everyone wants the newest electronic device for the Holidays. However, something you may not have considered are the engaging qualities of a good brain teaser or puzzle box. Teenagers love to keep things hidden away making puzzle boxes a perfect gift idea. In addition to secret boxes puzzles look fantastic on a desk or shelf. Not only are they fun to solve, but can be conversation starters amongst friends. It is hard to keep your hands off a quality lock box or try not solve a puzzle when it is infront of you. Below are some hand picked selection sure to become memorable gifts they will hold on to for years to come.

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  3. Christmas Puzzle, Toy, and Game Gift Ideas for Kids Age 4-1 2

    Christmas Puzzle Gift Guide for Children 12 and Under

    One of the best attributes of puzzles is that they appeal to all ages. Even a toddler can find a puzzle or toy they can enjoy which will provide mental stimulation, entertainment, and life long benefits. As they grow older and learn more difficult and different styles of brain teasers can be introduced. Another wonderful aspect of wood puzzles is that they can last a life time. A child can keep their brainteasers as keepsakes or mementos as they grow older and find new ways to enjoy them

    Ages 4-8

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  4. Christmas Gift Guide for Wood Puzzles and Games

    Christmas Gift Guide for Wood Puzzles, Brain Teasers, Games, and Toys

    Welcome to the Creative Crafthouse Holiday Gift Guide!

    It is that time of year again. The Holiday Season is upon us and with it comes the challenge of finding that perfect gift. Picking out the ideal present can be difficult. Brain teasers and games can make things easier as they appeal to all ages and interests. For the adult looking for a challenge go with one of our most difficult puzzles. For toddlers and younger children we have a wide selection of toys and wood puzzles ideal in assisting their mental development. There are even puzzles suited for the ever difficult teenager. And did I mention stocking stuffers? Add a few inexpensive puzzles or brainteasers to a Christmas stocking for an extra special Christmas morning.

    If you are looking for a more social activity why not try your hand with new board game? I bet there are some 

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  5. Christmas Gift Ideas for Medical Professionals

    Christmas Gift Ideas for Doctors Nurses and Medical Professionals

    Just about every has had a medical professional impact their life in a meaningful way. It could be the dentist which took care of a painful cavity or a nurse looking after a loved one. Finding a unique way to show your appreciation can prove difficult. Creative Crafthouse has designed an ever growing collection of puzzles specifically designed for this. Our medical brainteasers make wonderful heartfelt gifts. Each one can have your Doctors name engraved on the frame in addition to a personal message engraved on the cover ensuring your gift will be memorable for years to come. Maybe even earning a coveted spot in the office.

    For customization you can enter in the doctors name in the required field just prior to checkout. If you would like a longer message engraved on the cover please do not hesitate to Contact Me.

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  6. Cyber Monday 2019 Deals on Puzzles Games and Toys

    Cyber Monday 2019 Deals on Puzzles Games and Toys

    Get a head start on your Christmas shopping this year or maybe even pick up a gift for yourself during our Black Friday through Cyber Monday sale this year at Creative Crafthouse. Our entire selection of wood puzzles and games will be discounted 10% starting on Black Friday 11/29/19 and extending through Cyber Monday 12/2/19. You can browse our full Catalog or read on for brain teasers selections for toddlers, teenagers, and adults. 

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  7. 3 Of the Best Board Games You Never Heard Of

    3 Of the Best Board Games You Never Heard Of
    We have all played well known, fun, and popular board games such as Monopoly, Chutes & Ladders, Risk, Scrabble and a bunch of the other best board games of all time. However, a few fantastic games have flown under the radar over the years. Some, like Mancala, have been around for a very very long time. Others such as Barricade and especially Floorboard Football/Golf are newer just waiting for their time entertain family and friends on game nights.
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  8. 5 Gift Ideas for Puzzle, Game, and Brain Teaser Lovers

    5 Gift Ideas for Puzzle, Game, and Brain Teaser Lovers
    Puzzles and games are one of the best gifts you can give a friend or family member. A quality brain teaser will keep a loved one engaged and thinking as they work toward the solution. The best brainteasers will keep you thinking about how it was solved long after the answer has been discovered. Games (such as Penny Drop) with simple rules, but long lasting fun are not exactly something you come across everyday. Below is a mixed selection of just such puzzles and games.
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  9. The Rules and How to Play Shut The Box

    The Rules and How to Play Shut The Box
    Shut The Box is such a versatile game. You can sit down with a group of friends at the bar or table with a few drinks and gamble a couple of dollars. You can also use it as a learning aid for children learning addition, subtraction, and/or multiplication (multiplication is only for the 1-12 version). Because of this you can break it out for family game nights, holidays, and gatherings. Shut the Box really is one of the best family games. It even encourages kids working on their arithmetic as they will want to win and math happens to be a vital piece of the game.
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  10. The Rules And How to Play The Game Penny Drop

    The Rules And How to Play The Game Penny Drop

    Penny Drop is an extremely fun game to play at a bar or the dinner table. With an easy to understand set of rules Penny Drop can be enjoyed by children, teenagers and adults alike. If you are the gambling sort you can ante up a few quarters or dollars each game to add an additional element to the game.

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