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How We Got Mom to Tolerate Video Games

How We Got Mom to Tolerate Video Games

Two years ago we gave our oldest daughter an Xbox One for Christmas. It was a natural upgrade from our heavily-used Xbox 360 and something she had been asking to receive for quite some time. We had previously relegated everything video game ...
Gaming with Mario and Friends at Nintendo

Gaming with Mario and Friends at Nintendo

The girls are at an age where the division between parents and children has the potential to become a chasm. Scott and I decided long ago that parenting would take priority over befriending our children, but that also meant we would need to ...
Ticket to Ride First Journey App Overview

Ticket to Ride First Journey App Overview

Whether online or offline, we’re big advocates for encouraging people to play games. Games are great as  entertainment, awesome teaching tools, facilitate bonding, are social and so much more. Whenever I find an opportunity to encoura ...
Atari Centipede Board Game Overview

Atari Centipede Board Game Overview

It is near impossible to keep up with the number of brand new board games being issued every year. By some estimates there are over 5,000 new titles released every twelve months. Here at SahmReviews we only have time to bring you what we co ...
Five 2017 Holiday Trends to Watch

Five 2017 Holiday Trends to Watch

Kids today don’t know how good they have it. I’m not referring to the selection of *things* they could have or the opportunities for travel, education, sports and arts. I’m talking about something much more important to a ...
Space Invaders Returns in Dice Game Form

Space Invaders Returns in Dice Game Form

Do you remember the first video game you ever played? I’m not talking about something at home – I mean a real quarter-sucking cabinet down at the local arcade. I do. We were living in West Germany in the late 70’s and the ...
You’ll Never Believe How Old Mario Is

You’ll Never Believe How Old Mario Is

As you may have figured out from my recent flashback to the 70’s post, I tend to be a bit nostalgic. Sometimes it’s simply a reminder to myself about what life was like back then. Other times I crave the feelings and emotions th ...
Do Not Trust a GameStop Gift Receipt

Do Not Trust a GameStop Gift Receipt

We’ve never been ones to encourage returning gifts after the holidays. We hope the givers have put a lot of thought into the present, and to us it is an insult to take it back to the store to buy something else. The only time we have ...