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10 Things to Consider When Selecting an Orthodontist

10 Things to Consider When Selecting an Orthodontist

We’ve spent the last six years on a journey to find a perfect smile. I’m not talking about board games, trips to Disney or enjoying a family cruise, although those do generate a lot of laughter and joy thus resulting in smiles. ...
What Season is It? Convention Season!

What Season is It? Convention Season!

People look forward to the decline of winter for a number of reasons. Warmer weather, school letting out, holidays, vacations and more. Now that we’re well past the days of the white stuff falling and just about out of allergy season, ...
Major General – Duel of Time Game Overview

Major General – Duel of Time Game Overview

It’s no secret that one of my favorite card games growing up was War. A simple game played with a standard deck of cards, my brother and I would regularly go head-to-head on a rainy afternoon. We have talked about a number of card gam ...
Legendary: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Game Overview

Legendary: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Game Overview

Back in 1999 I caught wind of a new product being shown at the annual CES convention. There were a couple variations of what is now commonly known as a “DVR”, and when DirecTV began offering their TIVO-branded version shortly th ...
Indulgence Card Game Overview

Indulgence Card Game Overview

Like many families, we gather around the table during the holiday season and play a game or two with cousins, nieces and nephews we only see during this time of year. Most often it is a few rounds of Hearts or Spades, classic card games tha ...

First Look: Legends of Sleepy Hollow Game

Once again one of our favorite television shows was cancelled. It almost seems like the networks are taking note of what we’re recording and hitting the delete button after just a season or two (or sometimes less). We joke about how w ...
Sweet Bacon and Mustard Spinach Salad

Sweet Bacon and Mustard Spinach Salad

One of the things I love about summer is the opportunity to have fresh produce. Growing up in Iowa has been synonymous with from field to table. Summers are awesome because I can hit the farmer’s market and grab a variety of fresh pro ...
Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

We’ve completely lost track of all the camps our girls have participated in this summer. And for every one they signed up for, there was at least four or five more going on at the same time. Many times they had to weigh the pros and c ...
Selfie Tips from Two Generations

Selfie Tips from Two Generations

When it comes to having my picture taken, I’m not always a fan. It’s not that I’m camera shy, it’s just that it makes me feel really old. I see how my girls just naturally take to the camera as they post selfies on I ...