Monthly Archives: November 2018

Escape Rooms in the Quad Cities

Escape Rooms in the Quad Cities

Experiences are what build personality. Whether it’s traveling, learning to play a musical instrument, participating in sports, engaging in a hobby or simply hanging out with friends, it all crafts us into who we are. While my daughte ...
Exodus: Paris Nouveau Game Giveaway

Exodus: Paris Nouveau Game Giveaway

Full on confession here… I have NO poker face. I’ve explained before that when playing games that require you to lie, I often don’t fare well. That doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy them. Actually, I play them quite f ...
Teleflora $75 Gift Code Giveaway

Teleflora $75 Gift Code Giveaway

Last year at this time, we were fortunate enough to partner with Teleflora to share about their holiday floral bouquets. We were delighted to be able to tell you all about their beautiful holiday arrangements that ranged in style and price. ...
Thrift Treasure: Mix & Fix Game

Thrift Treasure: Mix & Fix Game

Sometimes when I’m bored I’ll peruse the used board games on eBay. There are always thousands of listings and many of them for games I’ve never seen before. The vintage game category is of particular interest to me as thos ...
Anatomy Fluxx Game Giveaway

Anatomy Fluxx Game Giveaway

Every time I talk to the masterminds behind the game of Fluxx from Looney Labs, I revel in the fact that they can continue to create similar (yet different) games all based on the same basic game mechanic. Once you learn the concepts for pl ...
Movie Buff Game Giveaway

Movie Buff Game Giveaway

We’re big movie fans and have no shame in seeing a movie more than once at the theater if we really enjoy it. We also have been known to watch the same movies over and over again when we see them on Netflix or cable. We add to our lis ...
Dungeon Raiders Game Giveaway

Dungeon Raiders Game Giveaway

As much as I enjoy cooperative games, not everyone is good at playing as a team. They simply want to play then claim victory or loss on their own merits. Any chance you have someone like that in your family or group of friends?  Yeah. Us to ...
Why Quit Smoking? A Child’s Viewpoint

Why Quit Smoking? A Child’s Viewpoint

It isn’t very often that I’ll invite you to join me in reminiscing about my high school or college years. Other than saying that’s when I met Scott, I don’t chat much about it. That means I most certainly never told ...