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Thrift Treasure: 30 Second Mysteries

Thrift Treasure: 30 Second Mysteries

A popular type of game that we’ve really been enjoying as of late are advertised as escape room games. While you’re not physically locked in a room, you are trying to solve a series of puzzles with limited clues and hints. We ha ...
Unlock! Exotic Adventures Puzzle Game Series Overview

Unlock! Exotic Adventures Puzzle Game Series Overview

There’s one type of board game that we can never have enough of. Both of us grew up solving puzzles and as a result we love games that feature something cerebral to solve. Nicole received a jigsaw puzzle or two every Christmas until s ...
Doctor Esker’s Notebook Puzzle Game Overview

Doctor Esker’s Notebook Puzzle Game Overview

There’s a trend we’ve been enjoying over the past few years – escape rooms. Our first experience was at a small one in Huntsville, Alabama. We’ve also tried out a number of escape rooms in the Quad Cities. Our oldest ...
Space Base Dice Game Overview

Space Base Dice Game Overview

We’ve mentioned a few times how we visited Las Vegas quite often when we lived in Los Angeles. We weren’t heavy gamblers, but did enjoy playing the low minimum tables downtown. We knew slots offered the worst odds, while blackja ...
Murder at Curst Mansion Game Giveaway

Murder at Curst Mansion Game Giveaway

Want to step up your game night a bit? You can try a variety of new board games, venture out to an escape room nearby or take a cue from Raj on The Big Bang Theory and host a murder mystery party! If you’re not sure where to start, we ...
New Family Games by PlayMonster

New Family Games by PlayMonster

Despite having a bachelor’s degree and a good government job, over 16 years ago I decided to become a stay-at-home mom. After years of wanting a child that I never knew if would be able to have, I was finally blessed with Madison. It ...
Haunt the House Game Giveaway

Haunt the House Game Giveaway

It doesn’t have to be Halloween to talk about haunted houses. As a matter of fact, you can partake in haunted house-themed escape rooms or play ghost-themed games all year long! This past holiday season, one of our gift guides include ...
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 ...