August 24th, 2012
American roulette is slightly different to that of European roulette, the main difference being the configuration of the wheel. The wheel is made up of 38 pockets in total, whilst most roulette wheels house only two. The extra pocket boasts a double zero.
In order to begin game play, the player must choose a bet. This could be a colour (including red or black), a sole number, several numbers or alternatively odd or even.
Those that are unaware of any available strategies may wish to play it safe and as such, will often choose to bet on either a colour or alternatively odd or even. This provides the player with better, which in turn means that they are in with a better chance of a win.
The only downside to betting on colours, odds and evens is the fact that the payouts are lower. You can however build these if you continue to play safe and get a good run.
Betting on a single number is considered to be a little more risking and as such, the odds are much lower, which in turn makes the house edge a lot higher. If you do however gain a lucky streak, the payout will be much higher.
This is why many will choose to resist the urge of putting all of their chips on the one number.American roulette is a great game for both the young and old. It is extremely easy and allows for a certain element of anticipations, which of course keeps the players entertained.
Those that enjoy the game of American roulette in a land-based casino may wish to try out the exciting game of video roulette online. Such a game boasts a more realistic experience and as such, is being introduced by more and more casinos on a daily basis.
June 9th, 2011
T-shirt designing is a really creative and individual craft that kids, teens and adults alike will enjoy. It's a great way to entertain kids for an afternoon, and it's really rewarding as they end up with a great product at the end, all from their own merit.
Just get some plain womens tops, usually best to get them a bit bigger, and some fabric paints, fabric pens, stencils and all sorts to design whatever your heart desires.
If you're feeling adventurous, and depending on the age of the kids, get some beads and buttons and glue or sew them on. Jewels, glitters, fabric shapes and ribbons go down a storm with girls!
It's a great way to get creative, and a nice change from the typical painting and sticking that kids get tired of!
Photo: GB_Teddy (Flickr)
September 25th, 2010
Magnetic paint is one of the hottest trends in decorating your kids’ bedroom. Here’s what makes it so popular.
* Your kid can explore his creative side. Artwork, posters of the favorite band or drawings can be seamlessly applied to the walls—no more tacks, pins and duct tape—but don’t stop here, as sky is the limit. Try a screen projector!
* It saves you money. Cork or bulleting boards tend to cost a lot, much more than a can of magnetic paint.
* Lets your imagination run wild. Who says you have to sit down when you play Monopoly? Try a magnetic wall-mount board, you won’t regret it!
A liter of magnetic paint can cover about two to three square meters of wall, with three or four coats applied. At a price of less than ten pounds per liter, it’s not even a big investment, but your kids will definitely love it. Try to surprise them: have the room painted while they are on camp.