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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.
Stop Sorting Your Laundry!

Stop Sorting Your Laundry!

I’m convinced that red socks were put on this earth to haunt me. No matter how diligent I am, they end up in the wrong load. The kids are good at sorting laundry using baskets from Ikea, but this is for darks and lights. The reds seem ...
Thrift Treasure:  Blockade

Thrift Treasure: Blockade

We regularly find games at our local thrift stores that are no longer available at the retail level. Either the game wasn’t good, the publisher went under or it just doesn’t live up to current trends. This week’s Thrift Tr ...
Controlling the Land and the Sea

Controlling the Land and the Sea

Back in April we featured Boxcars from Rio Grande Games and told you how much we thoroughly enjoyed it. For our family it was the perfect mix of strategy and luck, and the inclusion of recognizable train lines that we regularly see pass thr ...
Leggo My Tego

Leggo My Tego

Usually we like telling you about a product that we find useful, well built or of good value. Today is no different. But instead of only highlighting one product, I’d like to introduce you to a company that I think you’ll be hea ...

Is This the Coming of Twitter 2.0?

Like most of you I joined Twitter a few years ago. Many of you probably have thousands upon thousands of followers. Me? Triple-digits. (Obligatory FOLLOW ME request…). In all honesty, for the first couple of years I really didn’ ...
Win a Year’s Supply of YumEarth Candy!

Win a Year’s Supply of YumEarth Candy!

Come and join us in this great giveaway! You can be the lucky winner! One Year Supply of YumEarth Candy (Worth over $100) Looking for healthy candies, with less sugar and less calories? YumEarth Organics offers gummies, sour products, fruit ...
12 Frogs + 1 Person = Hopping Fun

12 Frogs + 1 Person = Hopping Fun

Do you remember those triangle peg board games where you jump pegs trying to get down to just one? I know our family had one and at least one of our favorite restaurants had them on the table to entertain you while they eventually got aroun ...
Craving a New Solution for Tangles

Craving a New Solution for Tangles

We have two girls, both with long hair. It is hard enough convincing them to bathe regularly at this age, much less getting after them to comb all the knots out of their hair. We’ve tried nearly every detangling shampoo and conditione ...
A Maniacal Card Matching Game

A Maniacal Card Matching Game

There are some games that we’re too old for. I can accept it when it is a game designed for toddlers or targeted towards the Nickelodeon crowd. But Loonacy, the card matching game from Looney Labs, made me realize just how slow my rea ...