Yearly Archives: 2019

Blob Lobber Game Giveaway

Blob Lobber Game Giveaway

Have you ever been stuck in a waiting room or waiting forever for your dinner to show up at a busy restaurant? We featured several compact games in our list of stocking stuffers this holiday season because if they’re small enough for ...
February 2019 Movies to See

February 2019 Movies to See

Did you have a chance to check out the list of January movies releases? We had a busy month of activities, but may have used a school snow day to hit the theater. Sshhhh. Don’t rat us out. The cold weather forecast is that we have mor ...
Get the MacGuffin Game Giveaway

Get the MacGuffin Game Giveaway

Many games that we come across accommodate 4 people, sometimes up to 6. We’re always thrilled when we find party games that allow multiple people to play at once. Whether at home with family and friends or at our local meetup, we̵ ...
Reef Strategy Game Overview

Reef Strategy Game Overview

Just last week I was talking about companies that spin off a new brand to better target the market they are after. Flying Meeple was our feature last time and is a sub-brand of Game Salute, LLC. We’ve also played titles by Smirk & ...
Outback Game Giveaway

Outback Game Giveaway

Australia is on my bucket list of places to travel before leaving this earth. Unfortunately, it’s not on the short-term agenda so I’ll have to make do by playing board games. If you happened to check out our guide to family game ...
How Parents are Punished by Modern Discipline

How Parents are Punished by Modern Discipline

Last week I shared 15 ideas for family bonding. We have a close-knit family but as I said in that feature, we do have rules and rules sometimes get broken. My first job is to be a good parent and sometimes that means making difficult decisi ...
Okee Dokee Brothers Winterland CD Giveaway

Okee Dokee Brothers Winterland CD Giveaway

With the snow continuing to pile around us, we’re trying to keep a positive attitude about it. It’s definitely beautiful and huge piles can turn into cool snow forts. There’s always an upside to everything, right? Grammy a ...
EXIT Escape Room Puzzle Game Overview

EXIT Escape Room Puzzle Game Overview

Have you ever been knee-deep in a series on your DVR when someone manages to spoil the ending for you? Yeah, me too. It’s frustrating. If you’re anything like me, you like to savor each show at your own pace. Sometimes that mean ...
Chronicles of Crime Game Giveaway

Chronicles of Crime Game Giveaway

Advances in technology have helped change the way we think of everything around us. That includes board games. There have been several that utilize an app as a timer or to help facilitate the process of the game and others that incorporate ...
Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Over the past few years there have been a number of discoveries of ancient board games by archaeologists. One was found in a secret chamber of a Russian castle and dates back to the 1300’s. Another was discovered in a heavily looted 2 ...