Yearly Archives: 2019

Railroad Rivals Train Game Overview

Railroad Rivals Train Game Overview

In the past couple of summers, a friend and I have driven for a little over two hours to meet some other friends from St. Louis at a hotel for the weekend. No, it wasn’t one of those trips (get your minds out of the gutter). It’ ...
Harry Potter Trivial Pursuit Game Giveaway

Harry Potter Trivial Pursuit Game Giveaway

Despite everyone else I know being totally fanatic about Harry Potter, it’s not a series we ever invested in. Whenever we go to trivia night, our friends know not to rely on us for help in that category. But we recognize the importanc ...
Passing Through Petra Game Overview

Passing Through Petra Game Overview

Something about raising kids that continues to fascinate me is how they see things through their eyes. For example, when I think of Chicago, the first things that comes to mind are the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears along with what used to ...
You Are the Maniac! Game Giveaway

You Are the Maniac! Game Giveaway

We don’t talk too much about horror movies on the site because it wasn’t something our girls were interested in until a year or so ago. Well, I probably should probably clarify that only Madison has an interest in seeing such ed ...
Thrift Treasure: Big Top

Thrift Treasure: Big Top

When our girls were younger, we loved going to the circus. This was back when Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus was still around and had their full compliment of animals in tow. Circuses are probably a thing of the past, but that ...
Pocket Mars Game Giveaway

Pocket Mars Game Giveaway

A couple years ago we had the opportunity to attend Family Space Camp in Huntsville. Since that time, we’ve returned to Huntsville to visit family and I was there for a travel conference. One of the activities during that conference w ...
Isle of Monsters Game Giveaway

Isle of Monsters Game Giveaway

At the rate we’re going, the weather around Easter is going to feel like Halloween. Instead of filling Easter baskets and playing bunny-themed games, we’ll be carving Jack-o-Lanterns and playing monster-themed games! We already ...
Detective Deduction Game Overview

Detective Deduction Game Overview

As the girls get older and we discuss their futures, I often reflect on what I once thought might be my career path. Believe it or not, the list included joining the military and becoming a lawyer. Ultimately, I ended up taking every busine ...