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These Gift Ideas Prove S.T.E.M Doesn’t Mean Boring

These Gift Ideas Prove S.T.E.M Doesn’t Mean Boring

Even before I was a parent, I was torn on what types of gifts to purchase for birthdays, holidays, weddings and other celebrations. I seldom asked for a list of preferred items because it was more important for me to find a gift that showca ...
These Family Games Will Be the Hit of Your Holiday

These Family Games Will Be the Hit of Your Holiday

We’re off and running with our 2017 holiday gift guides and what better way to start than with something near and dear to our hearts – games. This guide is the first in a two-part series featuring games that are ideal for family ...
Back to School – CODE Programming Game Series

Back to School – CODE Programming Game Series

The end of August brings a lot of things. Hotter temps, vegetable harvests, slightly-yellow leaves and rain (especially if you live in Houston). It also signals the beginning of back-to-school season, and this year is a very special one in ...
Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 2

Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 2

As we explained yesterday, there are a lot of games scheduled to be available for purchase for the first time at Origins Game Fair. There are so many we couldn’t even fit them all in one post. Here is the remainder of the list for use ...
Educational Games on Paula Sands Live

Educational Games on Paula Sands Live

We have said time and time again that games are more than just about killing time with family and friends. In addition to quality time and bonding, games are ideal for teaching all kinds of concepts. Last month we were invited on Paula Sand ...
2016 Gift Guide: S.T.E.M Toys & Games

2016 Gift Guide: S.T.E.M Toys & Games

You know how we feel about the importance of making education more entertaining. Games can be used to explain various educational principles so earlier this year we put together a list of games that can be used for teaching science, history ...
2016 Gift Guide: Dice Games

2016 Gift Guide: Dice Games

Ever play a game where you feel perpetually outmatched by your opponents? It’s a regular occurrence for me since I frequently play games with some extremely intelligent and strategic individuals (3 of whom live in my house). That̵ ...
Bomb Squad Cooperative Game Overview

Bomb Squad Cooperative Game Overview

There’s been a mini trend happening in our house. We’ve recently stumbled across a couple games with similar mechanics, but all very different. It first started when we had a chance to play R&R Games’ Hanabi. Using a r ...

Finding Our Way Through the Circuit Maze

I have an admission to make. I goofed. A couple years ago I purchased a couple different sets of Electronic Snap Circuits from Amazon as Christmas gifts from Santa for our girls. My intentions were good: both of our daughters had shown a pr ...
Thrift Treasure: Keesdrow

Thrift Treasure: Keesdrow

I was just a kid when I realized how much I loved puzzles. That passion wasn’t limited to assembly of complex or pretty pictures, but extended onto paper as well. From jigsaw to logic puzzles, cryptoquotes to word seeks, I couldn̵ ...