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Aug 06, 2019 22:05:52

Mosaic Puzzles

by @davidneuman PATRON | 214 words | 🐣 | 150πŸ’Œ

David Neuman

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I wrote in my Awesome August post that I want to make the most out of the many gatherings with family and friends this month. Mosaic puzzles have a part to play in this goal.

A mosaic, in the context of a puzzle, is "a combination of diverse elements forming more or less a coherent whole". The pieces of a regular puzzle form a picture when put together. The pieces of a mosaic puzzle, in addition to this, are each individual pictures themselves. These kinds of puzzles are generally bigger as well, ranging up to 1000+ pieces.

When I was growing up, my dad, my brother and I loved to put together mosaic puzzles. They were challenging and took some time, but it was quality time we got to spend together and the final result was rewarding. This one is still hanging up on one of the walls of my parents' place.

I had the idea that it would be a great throwback to buy a mosaic puzzle to work on with my family when we go up to the cottage we are renting in two weeks' time. It's been so long since we've done one - I should make sure there aren't too many pieces so that we can finish on time!

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    @davidneuman congrats! Even though you are sort of "an old soul" as your presence here it's been almost 3 months...

    Lucjah avatar Lucjah | Aug 08, 2019 07:46:07
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      @lucjah Haha true true...thanks Lucjah!!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 08, 2019 05:42:18
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    @davidneuman Awesome David! :) Congratulations. I still can't believe it's been a month already since you started writing here.

    Basile Samel avatar Basile Samel | Aug 08, 2019 05:32:32
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      @basilesamel Well, it’s more of a return to form haha! Had a little bit of a hiatus from March up until just a little while ago :D Great to be back!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 08, 2019 05:41:50
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    @davidneuman congrats on achieving the 30+ day streak!

    Don The Idea Guy avatar Don The Idea Guy | Aug 07, 2019 19:59:56
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      @dontheideaguy Thanks, Don!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 08, 2019 05:42:32
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    @davidneuman Congrats to join the # TeamStraek!

    Knight avatar Knight | Aug 08, 2019 06:39:00
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    @davidneuman Congrats and welcome =)

    Valentino Urbano avatar Valentino Urbano | Aug 07, 2019 21:32:10
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      @valentino Thanks, Valentino! :D

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 07, 2019 16:48:41
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    @davidneuman - I love puzzles with family. Last holiday season, my step dad and I started in on a puzzle after dinner -- next thing we know, I look up and it's 6:00 am Good times. Welcome to #TeamStreak --

    Brian Ball avatar Brian Ball | Aug 07, 2019 10:48:38
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      @brianball A sign of a good night. Thanks a lot, Brian!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 07, 2019 14:26:35
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    @davidneuman well done!

    Sara Silva avatar Sara Silva | Aug 07, 2019 12:33:43
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      @sarasilva Thank you, Sara!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 07, 2019 14:26:18
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    @davidneuman Ladies and Gentlemen of #Teamstreak....we have a NEW TEAM MEMBER!!!! David has given us quite a few thoughtful posts and has kicked it up a notch in the last 30 days. I'm very happy you are now part of the team. Keep going. We are #Teamstreak!!!

    Brandon Wilson avatar Brandon Wilson | Aug 07, 2019 09:17:16
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      @brandonwilson Thanks again, Brandon! :)

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 07, 2019 14:26:06
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    @davidneuman Congratulations on reaching 30 days of writing! This is my official invite to join #Teamstreak. https://200wordsaday.com/words/why-i-started-teamstreak-225415d2b3b871c074
    Are you in?

    Brandon Wilson avatar Brandon Wilson | Aug 06, 2019 19:08:40
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      @brandonwilson Of course!! Happy to join!

      David Neuman avatar David Neuman | Aug 07, 2019 08:26:56
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