Monthly Archives: December 2016

Mega Giveaway Day 42 – HP Sprocket

Mega Giveaway Day 42 – HP Sprocket

When I first tested out our Day 42 prize, I was blown away. The HP Sprocket is more than just a tool for printing photos on the go, it’s a way to add umph to your DIY, scrapbook and craft projects as well as create and share memories. ...
Do Not Trust a GameStop Gift Receipt

Do Not Trust a GameStop Gift Receipt

We’ve never been ones to encourage returning gifts after the holidays. We hope the givers have put a lot of thought into the present, and to us it is an insult to take it back to the store to buy something else. The only time we have ...
First Look: Bear in Mind Games

First Look: Bear in Mind Games

If there’s one category of games we don’t play very often as a family, it would have to be word games. It isn’t because we don’t enjoy them – word games just seem to be hard to play as a family when there is a ...
Thrift Treasure: Enchanted Forest

Thrift Treasure: Enchanted Forest

With many of our thrift store finds I’ve been known to just buy them because I liked the dice. Truth be told, I love cool looking game components. Not just dice, it could be fancy marbles, high-quality player tokens or even historical ...
Mega Giveaway Day 38 – Rotodraw

Mega Giveaway Day 38 – Rotodraw

You remember the Spirograph? There was something so therapeutic about the methodical movement and beautiful patterns. Rotodraw, by Kahootz Toys (the Spirograph people) is our Day 38 prize in our Mega Giveaway. Learn more about it in our S.T ...
Philanthropic Friday: Holiday Giving

Philanthropic Friday: Holiday Giving

This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Every time I attend a conference or event, I leave with all kinds of swag. For the ...
Mega Giveaway Day 37 – Costa Rica Game

Mega Giveaway Day 37 – Costa Rica Game

The snow has officially found Iowa and I’m ready to go someplace warm. Unfortunately, our schedule won’t permit that so we have to make due as best we can by heading on expeditions in Costa Rica. We told you about this excellent ...