Tag Archives: Fun with the family

Holiday Family Time

Out of respect for my kids and my family, I will be taking some time to celebrate with them and enjoy the holiday season. I have one post scheduled for Friday, then you won’t hear from me until January unless something … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: Psychonauts 2 Could Really Happen!

According to this article on Gamespot, the much awaited (at least in my household) sequel to the much loved (again, my house is the guidepost for these figures) game Psychonauts is off to a promising start making over one third of … Continue reading

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Creating a Great 5e D&D Character: Part 1 Personality

Unlike video game RPG’s, tabletop RPG’s allow you to create your character in whatever order you want. If you’ve got a Player’s Handbook (PHB), you can read through the entire thing and create some pretty awesome characters. For most Dungeons … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Time You Have

I spent the evening with family and friends, enjoying their company and having fun over a wonderful meal. My mom, my kids, my boyfriend, and a friend of mine joined me for an early Thanksgiving dinner tonight. I was reminded … Continue reading

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Playing Games Makes You Smarter

Who would have thought it? Oh wait, I did. According to an article on Entrepreneur.com, there are a few hobbies that are very beneficial toward the purpose of expanding your brain power. These are all things that people have known help your … Continue reading

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Video Game Play Styles

There came a discussion in my house today. We were watching a YouTube video about a supposed Easter egg in Assassin’s Creed Syndicate (ACS), that my son says isn’t an Easter egg, because it comes up in the main storyline. … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun For Families with Teenagers

Halloween is tomorrow, and we have a full day planned for our little family of three. When your kids get to a certain age, it can be hard to find things that interest them on Halloween. It’s no longer fun … Continue reading

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My Time Has Value

I have decided that my time deserves an hourly rate. When I decide whether or not to accept a job, my hourly rate is the determining factor. If I can’t make that amount, it isn’t worth my time. I’ve decided … Continue reading

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Ren Fest Fun

This weekend will be our first Renaissance Festival weekend of the year. The theme this weekend is 1001 Dreams. We get to dress up as fairies and elves. I think I will try to dress like my main character from … Continue reading

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Extra Life Plans

I am a big time gamer. I’ve loved games of all kinds, thanks to my Granddaddy. We would spend hours every summer playing all kinds of games. From board games to video games to card games. There wasn’t a game … Continue reading

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