Monthly Archives: July 2017

Boss Monster Card Game Overview

Boss Monster Card Game Overview

We’ve been attending our weekly game night meetup for three years now. I still remember those first few visits, not knowing anyone there (and dragging the family along in case no one wanted to play). We had limited experience in this ...
Thrift Treasure: Funny Bones

Thrift Treasure: Funny Bones

There are many reasons I buy games. There are a few reasons I don’t, but a lot of times I convince myself to go ahead with the purchase anyhow. This week’s thrift store purchase had nothing to do with value or outstanding game p ...
Wizard Roll Board Game Overview

Wizard Roll Board Game Overview

Remember several months back when I went on the local NBC affiliate to showcase how games can be educational and fun? It’s something we are passionate about because we know that not every subject is for everyone and it can be challeng ...
10 Non-Cash Ways to Support Your School

10 Non-Cash Ways to Support Your School

The other day I was having a chat with the Deacon at the church where I work. We were talking about the extensive fundraising the students do to help pay for a national leadership trip that takes place every other year. He gave an example o ...
PWNs Board Game Overview

PWNs Board Game Overview

I was one of those kids who loved watching professional wrestling on Sundays while growing up. I couldn’t get enough of the WCW or the fledgling WWF. Our cable system carried TBS which also featured some other smaller wrestling organi ...
The Instincts to Protect Like a Mother

The Instincts to Protect Like a Mother

Where were you on July 3rd? At a parade or off celebrating an extended weekend? Grocery shopping for a big 4th of July picnic or get together? I was sitting in a waiting room holding back tears as Kennedy underwent oral surgery to have two ...
Duress Board Game Overview

Duress Board Game Overview

To many of you it seems like we feature a lot of board games here on SahmReviews. And you’re right, we do. That’s because not only do we play them as a family, we gather with friends nearly every week to try out some of the late ...
Thrift Treasure: Sudden Death

Thrift Treasure: Sudden Death

Those of you that grew up in the 80’s probably remember the game of Surround on your Atari 2600. It was one of the originally released games in 1977 for the new system and whose concept was later copied into the famous cycle racing sc ...
Parents Deserve Me Time

Parents Deserve Me Time

From the very beginning, we encourage our children to find us. We all do it. It’s a game. Let me spell it out for you for you in a way you’ve probably not considered. As parents, we doom ourselves from the day we start playing p ...
Mercury Games: Fun by the Foot

Mercury Games: Fun by the Foot

Last week I was in New York for Sweet Suite where I was checking out a roomful of toys and games and predicting 2017 Holiday Trends. While I was there, I ran into many friends – who are also readers – that commented on how we ...