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2016 Gift Guide: Card Games

2016 Gift Guide: Card Games

We know you still have shopping to do. So do we! But you realize that we’re just a couple weeks away from Christmas and Hanukkah, right? This is our final 2016 Gift Guide which focuses on card games. The games included all have one th ...
2016 Gift Guide: Outdoor Activities

2016 Gift Guide: Outdoor Activities

Get out. No, really. Set the device down. Step away from the mouse. Go outside. It’s good for you. Waaaaiiiittttt! Put that on pause until you finish reading this! Whether you are like us (anxiously awaiting spring) or live in a warme ...
2016 Gift Guide: Family Games Pt. 2

2016 Gift Guide: Family Games Pt. 2

We kicked off our 2016 gift guides with a games for the family because, let’s face it, we put a strong emphasis on family bonding over board games. We had so many choices from a variety of publishers covering different themes and game ...
2016 Gift Guide: Party Games

2016 Gift Guide: Party Games

I grew up in a large extended family, with aunts, uncles and cousins playing a prime part in our holiday traditions. When we got together, it was always a party as we gathered around a card, ping pong, foosball or pool table to challenge ea ...
2016 Gift Guide: Games for Younger Kids

2016 Gift Guide: Games for Younger Kids

It’s never too early to start kids on the path to being lifelong gamers. In a world filled with digital this and online that, being offline with family or friends improves social skills while also developing the much-needed skills of ...
2016 Gift Guide: Home & Electronics

2016 Gift Guide: Home & Electronics

Over the past couple weeks our holiday gift guides have mostly provided toy and game gift ideas for kids of all ages. Today’s gift guide highlights some home and electronics items, including personal care, jewelry, beauty and home dec ...
2016 Gift Guide: Games for Teens & Adults

2016 Gift Guide: Games for Teens & Adults

Scott and I became aunt and uncle before we were blessed with kids of our own. What we discovered is something that all too many before us had already figured out… there are segments of individuals on our list that are pretty difficul ...
2016 Gift Guide: Toys for Younger Kids

2016 Gift Guide: Toys for Younger Kids

With one teenage daughter and another a year behind, we see toys and games differently than we used to. No longer are we buying stuff for little girls, but they do still have an interest in building sets, dolls and stuffed animals. Who am I ...
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 ...