Over millennia, some plants have adapted toxins into their structures as a protective evolution. These toxins act as a deterrent, sometimes a fatal one, for the animals that eat these plants. But in the same way that a rose makes a lovely addition to a garden, despite its thorns, there are a plethora of poisonous plants that bring beauty to a plot, despite their danger. You may find that you already have some of these plants in your own spaces!
If Astronomy (this is the science one, not to be confused with Astrology) is something you’ve always wanted to know a bit more about but weren’t quite sure where to start, welcome to Stargazing 101. Stargazing pricks at the scientist and the poet in all of us and, best of all, it’s free to get started.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! IGGPPCamp! This year we’re camping out under the night sky, hunting for cryptids in the woods, and wishing upon shooting stars! Night time is a magical time at camp and hope you’ve been having a blast with your Troop. Before Camp got underway, we reached out to the staff and Counselors to ask them a few campy questions and here’s what they had to say...
Small changes in the products we buy, the ways we use items, and how we procure them begin to make subtle changes toward a more environmentally conscious society. But where do we start? IGGPPC wants your help as we have a green birthday!
This year, we’re having a Birthday Snail-abration and focusing on how our celebrating can be both eco-friendly and fun! We asked the Iggle Staff a few questions around our Snail-abration theme and here’s what they said.
Each birthday the Geek Girl Pen Pals take a look back at our year. How have we grown? What's new in our world? What did we love this year? Check out our stats for our 7th birthday below!
Our February theme is Squad Goals! With the release of DC’s Birds of Prey and Galentine’s day on February 13th, we wanted to celebrate the [...]
Our staff took a moment to think on what they might be leaving behind in 2019 and what they’re most looking forward to for the IGGPPC in the coming new year. Let's let it go and head into 2020!
Thirteen is considered an unlucky number but today is your lucky day because +5 Charisma has 13 Halloween tabletop games to make your October mingles morbid. Gather your cadaverous cronies for a night of dreadful diversion!
At IGGPPCamp this past August, Troop Nook made terrariums. If you joined in on that craft, congratulations, you’re one step closer to today’s HallowIggles DIY Cemeterrarium. Get it? It’s a terrarium AND a cemetery. All in one? Yeah, you get it. If you were unable to join in that craft, we've got your how-to from top to bottom! Let's get spooky!
To get you in the mood for All Hallows’ Eve, we’ve collected some creepy classics for your viewing pleasure. A bit of horror, a smidgen of laughter, an unreliable narrator or two, and a big dollop of Alfred Hitchcock make for the perfect recipe of spooky movies.
This year’s 24-hour Halloween party is a sleepover! The staff have sneaked off to the haunted library for ghost stories, urban legends, and gossip. Come join us! We’ve got candy.
This game took me by surprise. It is chewier than I generally like and movement can be a bit of a mindbend at first but it really is so much fun because Merlin throws everything into confusion. You can only plan so much in advance because if any of your actions requires Merlin and your opponent(s) move Merlin first, suddenly your whole scheme may be ruined. Time to reassess!
Indie publisher, Small Monsters Games' new card game, Takeout, is a small pack that packs a punch.