The Lego Movie Giveaway #TheLEGOMovie

I should have called this post Everything Is Awesome instead! (If you have seen The Lego Movie, you will totally get that reference!).  Did you know that The Lego Movie is out on DVD now?  This is one of those movies that the whole family will love!  As an adult, I can honest say I love The Lego Movie as much as my kids do!  The ...continue reading

Rowboat

Rowboat is the bidding, trick-taking card game where trump changes throughout the hand. If you can play Spades, you can play Rowboat! First, you deal the cards face up until all 4 suits are showing (this is the tide). Next, you deal each player the same amount of card that are in the Tide. Next, you bid how many tricks you think you will take. Next, you start ...continue reading

Fruitominoes

Will's favorite game is Fruitominoes. Even at 4, this game is easy enough for him to play. He also has been able to beat me without me trying to lose!Each of the dominoes in this game have fruit on them. You play this just like a regular domino game, and keep playing until you are out of dominoes to play.I love Fruitominoes too. It is easy enough for Will ...continue reading

Appletters

I love self contained games which is why we love Appletters (well, that and it is super fun). Anything in the shape of an apple has to be cool.All the tiles are placed face down on the table. Each player takes nine tiles and stands them up so the other players cannot see them. The player then makes a work and places it on the table. The next player ...continue reading