Category: Games

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    The Month of Thanks

    Happy November, my friends! It is the month of thanks, filled with stuffing our faces with cranberry sauce, turkey, and a lot of pie. This year, we are actually making a turkey (courtesy of my sister-in-law) and having at least 3 different vegetables to help offset the indulgence that is pie.  We’re planning on our […]

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    A is for Ascension

    All right, I thought I had this blog challenge beat!  I was ready a week and a half ago when I posted about it.  I had everything in my head… but then it all fell out of my head before I could write anything down.  Yes, sad face.  So, I’ve been scrambling for the last […]

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    Dice Hate Me

    In a previous post, I spoke about how games have changed since your grandparents were your age.  I may be dating myself, here, but I remember growing up with Monopoly, Clue, and Battleship.  These are still popular games today, and yet, people don’t turn to them as the first choice of entertainment?  Why, I asked […]

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    Sticker Shock and the Indie Board Game

    When you hear the phrase board game, what image springs to mind? Long before I had learned of indie games, I pictured Monopoly, Clue, Sorry!, and Risk… But also Checkers(where my brother always won – I suspected he cheated), Battleship, and Scrabble. And why wouldn’t you think about those games? They’ve been around for decades! […]

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    It’s Only A Game

    I can be very competitive. It’s true. I think it’s part of being human. Some people can do it better than others. And when I say that, I mean good sportsmanship. But, I can totally understand a person if he or she isn’t a good sport. Nobody wants to lose. Nobody likes to lose.  Society […]

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