Monthly Archives: November 2016

Mega Giveaway Day 6 – Sneaky Cards

Mega Giveaway Day 6 – Sneaky Cards

Those of you who know me well understand my feelings about karma and the importance of being kind. I try to make it a part of my everyday life and believe it is contagious. What if there was a game that encouraged Random Acts of Kindness or ...
2016 Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

2016 Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

We love candy. Who doesn’t? But when it comes to the holidays, it’s always more fun to get some pint-sized gifts in our stockings. That special little nugget of fun that is mixed among the candy and fruit. (Yes, we like it when ...
Mega Giveaway Day 5 – Munchkin Game

Mega Giveaway Day 5 – Munchkin Game

What do you think so far? You’re in for a treat with day after day of awesome giveaways featuring prizes by fantastic sponsors. For Day 5 of the Mega Giveaway, we present to you Munchkin by Steve Jackson Games. You’ve probably s ...
Thrift Treasure: Hey! That’s My Fish!

Thrift Treasure: Hey! That’s My Fish!

What would you call a penguin-shaped meeple? A peeple? Pengle? Meepguin? I haven’t made up my mind yet either, but am happy to have finally found a copy of Hey! That’s My Fish! by Mayfair Games at our local Goodwill. I have neve ...
Mainstream Minecraft: Castle Dice

Mainstream Minecraft: Castle Dice

If your kids are anything like mine, they’ve spent countless hours on their iPads, game consoles or your PC building a virtual world in the highly-popular video game, Minecraft. At first I didn’t ‘get it’, it just se ...
Prepare a Winter Vehicle Emergency Kit

Prepare a Winter Vehicle Emergency Kit

Two weeks ago at this time I was sitting on a beach at Beaches Negril in Jamaica soaking up the sun with a delicious drink in my hand. Today… I’m slipping on my boots then picking up my winter coat at the dry cleaner. It is only ...
Mega Giveaway Day 1 – Vinhos Deluxe Game

Mega Giveaway Day 1 – Vinhos Deluxe Game

Remember last year and our hugely popular 49 Days of Giveaways? If you missed it, we gave away dozens of board games along with toys, boots, video games, gift cards and more! How the heck are we going to top that this year? Let’s more ...