Monthly Archives: July 2019

Cottage Garden Game Overview

Cottage Garden Game Overview

During a visit with my parents a couple weeks ago, we were talking about their recent trip to Alaska as well as our latest adventures with board games. During the conversation, we mentioned that games tend to revolve around various themes a ...
Thrift Treasure: Rummy 21 Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Rummy 21 Card Game

Continuing on with games we found at this year’s Quad City Symphony’s annual Second Fiddle Tag Sale, we came across this interesting Rummy variation by Winning Moves Games. Rummy 21 was unique to us and piqued our curiosity ...
ICECOOL2 Dexterity Game Overview

ICECOOL2 Dexterity Game Overview

With temperatures set to hit around 100 this week, it seems only fitting that I talk about something cool. Sure, I could recommend setting up an ice cream bar and making customized mess-free Mason jar milkshakes. Or I could talk about my fa ...
Have a Safe and Happy Fourth of July

Have a Safe and Happy Fourth of July

In a time of such political divide, we encourage our readers to take a moment on this anniversary of our nation’s independence and recognize what our Founding Fathers created. Breath in the air of your freedoms to play games, watch mo ...
Liberty: The American Revolution Game Overview

Liberty: The American Revolution Game Overview

Tomorrow we celebrate our nation’s 243rd birthday as we gather for Independence Day. No matter your position on today’s state of affairs, most would agree that we are fortunate to have been born an American citizen or became nat ...
Want to Avoid Jury Duty? Read This.

Want to Avoid Jury Duty? Read This.

Nobody enjoys receiving that envelope in the mail that says “Jury Summons”. It’s about as welcoming as something from the IRS or a reminder from the doctor that says you need to get a colonoscopy or mammogram. I’ll a ...
Originz Superhero Card Game Overview

Originz Superhero Card Game Overview

Today marks the release of the first Marvel movie after the blockbuster Avengers: Endgame. We’ll be headed to the theaters this week to catch Spider-man: Far From Home and see where they’re taking the Marvel Cinematic Universe n ...