Forbidden Island – A Flood of Fun!

Forbidden Island! Do you have kids? Good, that is the point of this blog.  Do your kids have friends?  Good again.  Do your kid’s friends like to play board games?  No?  They’ve never really played anything other than video games?  Well this could be tricky, or you could whip out Forbidden Island.  This simple to…

Tournament in Kansas City

If you live in the Kansas City area or will be in the Kansas City area on June 1st, you should join me at Tabletop Game and Hobby (Google map) for a Euphoria Tournament.  There will be a $50 gift card to the store for the winner and a good time for everyone.  We will…

King of Tokyo – Another success

This Friday was another fantastic success. We invited another friend over this weekend. I don’t think his family plays board games very often. He had a great time though! He kept asking what game is next and we played several. I was about ready to drop[ by the time we were wrapping up. The games…

Total Failure

This Friday was a failure for our game night.  It happened but it really went poorly.  The game I picked was Tiny Epic Kingdom (the Print and Play version).  The problem began when we started the game later than desired because of dinner issues and problems getting the baby to sleep.  My oldest daughter (9…

The Declaration

I will be taking back my family time.  On Fridays there will no longer be iPads, iPhones, or apps.  I’m tired of looking around the living room on Friday night and only seeing the back of electronic devices while the TV plays whatever channel was set by the last person to look up from their…