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Scott
Full Name: Scott Brady Website: http://www.sahmreviews.com
Info: A former manufacturing executive, Scott now balances his family life with ownership and backend administration of websites such as SahmReviews.com, GiftCardCollector.com and a number of other online properties. He also is an occasional writer and full-time board game fanatic.
Thrift Treasure: Spite & Malice

Thrift Treasure: Spite & Malice

Cats are evil. There, I said it. I’ve never met a cat that was nice all the time (or even most of the time). If you take your eyes off your cat for two seconds, he’ll rip into something, steal your food or even jump on your face ...
We Have a Monopoly on Christmas

We Have a Monopoly on Christmas

I have such a hard time when it comes to buying presents for our niece & nephews (not to mention our preteen daughter). Some years they tell us exactly what to get them, usually from some brand name clothing store at the mall. Other yea ...
It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

The other day I was playing a board game and thought to myself, “You know what would be fun? If I could kill off all my pawns and still win the game!” I kid, that didn’t happen. But you have to wonder exactly what does go ...
Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (na2ure)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (na2ure)

ChiTAGFair is always a fun experience for our entire family but last year we took a different spin and let our young correspondents interview inventors and company representatives. Because they enjoyed it so much (and everyone else thought ...
Thrift Treasure: Hexus

Thrift Treasure: Hexus

I might as well continue the theme of single-player puzzle games that we’ve started enjoying taking turns at. We’ve covered The Shell Game and Gravity Maze by ThinkFun and found a few Thrift Treasures this year that also kept us ...
Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (X-Cube)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (X-Cube)

ChiTAGFair is always a fun experience for our entire family but last year we took a different spin and let our young correspondents interview inventors and company representatives. Because they enjoyed it so much (and everyone else thought ...
Thrift Treasure: Rolit

Thrift Treasure: Rolit

One game I think we’ve all played at one point in our lives is Othello. That frustrating 2-player strategy game that has you surrounding your opponents pieces, turning them into your color. This week’s Thrift Treasure is a varia ...
Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (Query)

Highlights: ChiTAG 2014 (Query)

ChiTAGFair is always a fun experience for our entire family but last year we took a different spin and let our young correspondents interview inventors and company representatives. Because they enjoyed it so much (and everyone else thought ...
Thrift Treasure: IQ Link

Thrift Treasure: IQ Link

I mentioned in our last Thrift Treasure that we were enjoying a new type of game, the single-player puzzle. This week we have another to show you that is still on the shelves and is just as hard (if not harder) than any we’ve encounte ...
Keep Them Busy Past New Year’s

Keep Them Busy Past New Year’s

You have exactly 5 days left until Christmas. Panicking yet? Take a breath and realize that means you can still order something from Amazon in the next day or two and get it in time to put under the tree. But let’s take a step back in ...