Tag Archives: board games

Kaleidos Board Game Overview

Kaleidos Board Game Overview

When I was much younger, one of my favorite things about the comic section of the newspaper was the “Find the Difference” challenge. Usually there were six differences between the two almost-identical drawings and I could certai ...
Educational Games From Logic Roots

Educational Games From Logic Roots

We’ve always said it’s never too early to introduce your children to the concept of learning through play. Let’s face it – kids don’t want to be in school. They want to be playing with friends and family whenev ...
Pimp Out Your Game With Mighty Meeples

Pimp Out Your Game With Mighty Meeples

The other day I was thinking about hobbies in general. Nearly every one I could think of had something in the marketplace that allowed you to customize your experience. Classic cars have NOS parts and aftermarket add-ons. You can purchase c ...
World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

There are few things that irritate me more than trying to have a conversation with someone who has their face buried in a cell phone. I realize times have changed and electronic communication devices are a part of everyone’s lives, bu ...
Bring Out Yer Dead Board Game Overview

Bring Out Yer Dead Board Game Overview

We’re all dying. It’s a somber thought, but an accurate one. And a topic most don’t like to discuss in public. I know my days on this planet are numbered. Hopefully it’s still a rather large number! But I am at an ag ...
Swipe Out! Board Game Overview

Swipe Out! Board Game Overview

I’m not one to normally like messy games. And by “messy” I usually mean there’s a lot of cleanup afterwards. Pie Face Showdown is a great example of what I’m referring to. After someone gets whipped cream slamm ...
There’s a New Type of Game in Town

There’s a New Type of Game in Town

For nearly 10 years SahmReviews.com has written about over 1,000 products and services we use on a regular basis. A number of years ago, as our girls got older and graduated from Chutes and Ladders to more advanced games, we began exploring ...
A Chinese Pagoda for Game Night

A Chinese Pagoda for Game Night

I don’t know about your household, but it’s been crazy around ours this holiday season. Between finding activities for the kids to do during their vacation, travelling to see family and trying to find time to relax and play a fe ...
Playing Games with a Big Potato

Playing Games with a Big Potato

Back in the day, I was allowed to show my face at the girls’ school without embarrassing them. The district’s policy was that until your child started 4th grade, you were allowed to volunteer in their classroom as often as the t ...
Thrift Treasure: Baby Bird Game

Thrift Treasure: Baby Bird Game

Normally when we’re out shopping for board games from our local thrift stores, we pass on titles targeted towards a younger crowd. Not that they aren’t quality games, but our youngest is now twelve and neither daughter has much ...