Monthly Archives: February 2019

Gretchinz! Game Giveaway

Gretchinz! Game Giveaway

We’ve featured a handful of games from Devir Games through our overviews and holiday gift guides. Gretchinz is one that appeared in our recent list of family games. This particular game is based on characters from the Warhammer 40,000 ...
The Winter Cap Designed for Long Hair

The Winter Cap Designed for Long Hair

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m difficult to buy gifts for. I have few needs and my list of wants is probably even shorter. I’ll often talk myself out of things that I don’t think are a good value or are trendy. ...
Button Men: Beat People Up Game Giveaway

Button Men: Beat People Up Game Giveaway

The title and theme of this game lead you to believe it’s pretty violent, but don’t let it throw you. Unless you are out of control when you roll your dice, these battles could be family-friendly. Button Men: Beat People Up is a ...
Pandemic: Fall of Rome Game Overview

Pandemic: Fall of Rome Game Overview

It’s been almost five years since we started attending a weekly game night gathering we discovered on Meetup. It is held at a local chiropractic college every Friday night and has anywhere from a dozen to 50+ in attendance depending u ...
SlimyGloop Mix’Ems Craft Kit Giveaway

SlimyGloop Mix’Ems Craft Kit Giveaway

Kennedy has a fascination with making slime. She’s even used her own money to buy supplies because she finds it therapeutic to tinker with while working on her homework. She went nuts when she saw the SlimyGloop Mix’Ems from Hor ...
March 2019 Movies to See

March 2019 Movies to See

A friend on Facebook posted the other day how excited he is about so many movies to see in 2019. He rambled off a list of ones on his must-watch list and friends immediately chimed in to tell him which ones he had forgotten. There are block ...
Sleepover Party Game Giveaway

Sleepover Party Game Giveaway

Ahhh… thinking back to childhood, I have so many fun memories of sleepovers with my friends. We snacked, did makeovers, played party games and even left the party after dark to go TP nearby classmates’ houses. I’m pretty t ...
Kodama: The Tree Spirits Game Overview

Kodama: The Tree Spirits Game Overview

A couple years ago I took a trip back to the town I consider my hometown. My parents worked for the government and were required to transfer to new locations every couple of years. By the time I entered middle school I had already attended ...
Gold Fever Game Giveaway

Gold Fever Game Giveaway

Ahhh. Gold. It’s so pretty. Hunting for it would be exciting, but I’m sure I wouldn’t know when to walk away or when to press my luck. After playing Gold Fever from Stronghold Games, I’m even more confident in that c ...
Thrift Treasure: Holey Cow

Thrift Treasure: Holey Cow

If you yelled out “Holy Cow” anywhere in the upper Midwest, everyone would understand you’re giving tribute to the greatest baseball announcer ever to live. Harry Carey was the voice of the Chicago Cubs for sixteen years a ...