Handcrafting the world's finest wooden jigsaw puzzles since 1974

The Chief Tormentor

The Deliciously Devilish Blog of Puzzling News From Staveland

More Holiday Goodies for the Stave Puzzles Gang

THANK YOU John, Karen, Katie and Jack from Virginia Beach. 25 small bags of “Home Cooked” Virginia peanuts, one for each Staver ….. AND one big tin of peanuts for The Chief Tormentor…. love those crunchy, salty peanuts!

2912blog51

And THANK YOU Peter and Barbara from MA. Hand-crafted 7-layer bars lovingly made by Barbara!! YUM!

2912blog52

Yum-Yum Time in Staveland

This is the time of year when we are running on vapors, working 7 days a week to craft so many beautiful puzzles for Christmas delivery.† What keeps us going are the sweet-treats from sweet customers that arrive almost daily. WOW! we really appreciate them.

The top photo shows a ‘ton’ of M&M’s from John P. in Summit, New Jersey…. THANKS, John!

2912blog41

The bottom photo shows a big box of Enstrom’s Almond Toffee from Patsy in Chicago. Talk about Wicked… yes, both Patsy and the chocolate. THANKS, Patsy!

2912blog42

Staveland’s 1st Holiday Snow of 2009

This weekend we got our first Holiday snow, only about 2 inches, and it sure adds to our Holiday spirit. I’m a Happy Camper when snow holds off until exactly this time of year… therefore I’m a Very Happy Camper!

2912blog31

Above is the weather vane that one of our customers made and GAVE to us. The top is shaped like a candle and lights up at night.

2912blog32

This is the scene out of our back window, a neighboring horse farm.

Sweet Treats from a SWEET Customer

Last week we got a whole bunch of chocolates from Kelly who said:† “We just wanted to thank you all for all the fun we have had with all of the puzzles this year and for the exceptional customer service.”† Now that’s SWEET! † Thanks, Kelly!

PS: From left to right: Jenn, Tammy, Chief Tormentor, Bree.

Choc1

More Holiday Goodies for the Stave Puzzles Gang

THANK YOU John, Karen, Katie and Jack from Virginia Beach. 25 small bags of “Home Cooked” Virginia peanuts, one for each Staver ….. AND one big tin of peanuts for The Chief Tormentor…. love those crunchy, salty peanuts!

2912blog51

And THANK YOU Peter and Barbara from MA. Hand-crafted 7-layer bars lovingly made by Barbara!! YUM!

2912blog52

Yum-Yum Time in Staveland

This is the time of year when we are running on vapors, working 7 days a week to craft so many beautiful puzzles for Christmas delivery.† What keeps us going are the sweet-treats from sweet customers that arrive almost daily. WOW! we really appreciate them.

The top photo shows a ‘ton’ of M&M’s from John P. in Summit, New Jersey…. THANKS, John!

2912blog41

The bottom photo shows a big box of Enstrom’s Almond Toffee from Patsy in Chicago. Talk about Wicked… yes, both Patsy and the chocolate. THANKS, Patsy!

2912blog42

Staveland’s 1st Holiday Snow of 2009

This weekend we got our first Holiday snow, only about 2 inches, and it sure adds to our Holiday spirit. I’m a Happy Camper when snow holds off until exactly this time of year… therefore I’m a Very Happy Camper!

2912blog31

Above is the weather vane that one of our customers made and GAVE to us. The top is shaped like a candle and lights up at night.

2912blog32

This is the scene out of our back window, a neighboring horse farm.

Sweet Treats from a SWEET Customer

Last week we got a whole bunch of chocolates from Kelly who said:† “We just wanted to thank you all for all the fun we have had with all of the puzzles this year and for the exceptional customer service.”† Now that’s SWEET! † Thanks, Kelly!

PS: From left to right: Jenn, Tammy, Chief Tormentor, Bree.

Choc1