Funny Name, Fun Games – Great Gift Ideas!

Have you ever heard of a Furt? How about a Quao? They sound slightly “off-color” don’t they? Rest assured. These funny names are two of the games available from Wiggity Bang Games. The company, founded by surfer Matt Rivaldi, has a history of inventing great games. Two of their original games, Quelf and Flapdoodle were … Read more…

Train Your Brain with these Logic Games

I realized yesterday that it is now less than 3 months until Christmas! Yikes! Have you started shopping? Me neither! Here is a great game company to check out for your gift list. It has games at all levels, no matter how old your kids are – tiny to teens and even beyond. SmartGames offers … Read more…

Last Minute Gift Idea Perfect for Family Gatherings

What happens when your whole family gets together after Christmas dinner? Football? Snoozing? Playing games? A must-have game for your family is called Morphology. Your creative juices will get going on this game where you use the provided materials to spell out or illustrate the word on the card your team draws. Morphology was invented … Read more…

New DIY Wimpy Kid Book Captivates the School-Age Crowd – And Offers A Cash Prize!

The hits just keep on playing for author Jeff Kinney and his “Wimpy Kid” enterprise of books, games, toys and movies. Last month, Amulet Books released the expanded edition of “The Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book” that includes more than 60 new pages of material beyond the original version. What a great project for summer! Within … Read more…

Virtual Play – a Unique Tool for Families to Stay in Contact: YooCasa

“You never send me pictures of the kids” “We can’t afford to go see Grandma this year” “What did you do today?” This scenario is common for many families that are separated, whether it’s across town or across the globe. A new tool has become available to help bridge this gap for families that’s private … Read more…