Game Review: Forbidden Island by Gamewright

My son can be pretty competitive and sometimes when he is in a losing streak nobody wants to play games with  him - he gets really grumpy. I felt like it was time to bring home a game that was more cooperative and a little more challenging than the other cooperative games we have in the game cupboard.... Continue Reading →

Game Review: Quirkle

It has been a long time since I did a game review and decided it was time! We played a lot of games this summer and this was a new one for us, although it has been available for over 10 years now! Qwirkle by MindWare is a game we picked up at our awesome little... Continue Reading →

Favorite: Math Dice!

This spring we had our Spring Conference with our son's teacher a few weeks ago. He got a glowing report, but she was suggesting to all parents that we get math flash cards for our kids to practice quick addition and subtraction. Getting him to use flash cards is super tough because they aren't that... Continue Reading →

Gaming our way – CAMP Travel Version

We seldom "plug in" when we are camping. Even our trailer is usually unplugged (unless we are running low on batteries or decided to splurge for a spot with electric). Camping is our way of getting away from it all and connecting with each other. We do this through several activities like practicing our instruments... Continue Reading →

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