Cut the Crap in Team Building and get to the Meat…

Cut the crap in TEAM BUILDING! The Four Cores of Team Building: Communication, Listening, Problem Solving and Cooperation within the Team’s Dynamics. What if I told your that’s mostly crap… great sounding word bites that carry no real weight. What you need is fun, engaging hands-on & minds-on activities that gets the whole group talking, having cross-functional engagement […]

SANTA’S 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS… 2018!

Today ends the Christmas Season, but not the magic, nor the wonder of its brilliant joy that it gives us. I hope that you keep Christmas in your heart all year long. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all. 12th day of SANTA’S 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS. So, on Christmas 25th of December is 1 […]

Calzone of Death and the Yawning Portal

So, on Saturday 12/29/2018 we (my heros and I, as DM,) went back to… Calzone Golem of Death. This mini adventure for the start of my version of Waterdeep. I have however gotten the Beadle and Grimes… their Platinum Edition of D&D’s WATERDEEP DRAGON HEIST. which is brilliant and fun to use. For this mini […]

What’s Better Than Solving a Mystery? Being PART of the Mystery!

What’s Better Than Solving a Mystery? Being PART of the Mystery! Become a suspect IN a murder mystery event… you can even host the murder yourself! Passion, deceit, revenge, murder… Murder is for sale, this is not your average dinner party! Everyone’s a detective… Lets have a murderous time! It will be custom written with […]

SPOOKTACULAR Halloween Party Online

SPOOKTACULAR Halloween Party! You don’t want to miss the BEST DAMN HALLOWEEN PARTY EVER this year! How many parties have Father Yule the fame storyteller and his scary mystery tale of ‘One Dead Body to Many,’ though just one might be too many for some! The music is the best and your favorite because it […]

Death Takes a Vacation

Death Takes a Vacation Read to You By John Rakestraw Monday Mystery Event Madness Father Yule Master Detective opened up his case files and reads a mystery to us… one that we can try and solve. All you have to do is follow along with all the clues, red harrings, suspects and motives to figure […]

The Case Book of Master Detective Father Yule

The Case Book of Master Detective Father Yule Each month I will be bring you a new LIVE Mystery Event from the Case Book. Magical & Murderous Entertainment Awaits… Don’t miss the clues for our next LIVE Mystery Event for June 24th “Murdered By Potions and Herbs!” get them here ===> http://johnlrakestraw.com/facebook-live-mystery-event-murdered-potions-herbs/ The way the […]

Sherlock Holmes to Broadchurch

Sherlock Holmes to Broadchurch… Our love of a good murder mystery. What if we could make them interactive… where you could actually take part in being a detective. We do it all the time when we watch them on TV or read them… I know I do. I try to match wits with the characters […]

Veneta Holiday Bazaar Selfie Santa Pictures

Veneta Holiday Bazaar Father Yule John Rakestraw, was Santa at the Veneta, Oregon, Holiday traveling Bazaar. He brought the Holiday cheer to many… from a beautiful newborn (not picture) to a brilliant service dog. The Applegate Regional Theatre made a great stop for shoppers and vendors alike. If you missed out on seeing us this year… there’s […]