Monthly Archives: April 2018

Odyssey: Wrath of Poseidon Overview

Odyssey: Wrath of Poseidon Overview

Our oldest daughter has always has a fascination with mythical creatures and heroes. I think it really blossomed when she read the entire Percy Jackson series of books. Nicole read them at the same time and would have lively discussions abo ...
Is Ready Player One the new 1984?

Is Ready Player One the new 1984?

It’s a common complaint of adults that kids spend too much time with their noses in one type of digital device or another. Whether it’s a smart phone, tablet or laptop for a variety of functions both online or offline or some ty ...
Paramedics Clear! Board Game Overview

Paramedics Clear! Board Game Overview

If you’ve ever had the need for an ambulance, you understand the impact that team of individuals has. Whether it’s for a life-threatening incident, a transport to a larger hospital, a broken bone or something else, it’s an ...
See the Light: Household Light Bulb Trends

See the Light: Household Light Bulb Trends

For as long as I can remember, light bulbs have just been another random meaningless piece of adulthood. If a bulb would burn out, I would unscrew the old one and bring it along to pick up another at the store. My focus was always on the si ...
Final Act Tank Game Overview

Final Act Tank Game Overview

I caught myself the other day saying something about a game I never had before, “Wow!”. We had been watching some friends play an older war game at our local game night and wanted to try one out for ourselves. We’re not re ...
365 Days of Giveaways! – Day 1

365 Days of Giveaways! – Day 1

We have been completely overwhelmed by the popularity of our annual Mega Giveaway promotion. Two years ago we featured just over 50 awesome prizes. This year there were over 150 and capped off with the huge prize of a BenQ projector!  Spons ...
Thrift Treasure: Shakin’ Sorry

Thrift Treasure: Shakin’ Sorry

Before you wonder why we’re wasting your time by talking about a game we all had as kids, rest assured that this isn’t the Sorry! you had. In fact, Shakin’ Sorry closely resembles some of the more modern dice games we see ...