Coming Soon: LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Game {WiiU, Xbox, Playstation} #bbnyc


At Blogger Bash last week, I got a chance to check out the new LEGO game, Batman 3 Beyond Gotham and it looks fab!   It's a fun one because Batman and his allies head to outer space in this game that will be available for the Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Wii U, Playstation 3, 4 & Vita and Nintendo DS. There are more than 150 characters to unlock … [Read more...]

Marvel Superheroes Coming to Disney Infinity! #gaming #DisneyInfinity

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We have Disney Infinity on our Xbox 360 and my kids enjoyed it and played for awhile but they've definitely lost interest since the winter.  Today, I received this email that announced that Marvel Superheroes are coming to Disney Infinity!  My boys are going to be all over this one and you can bet we're going to be picking up this game again … [Read more...]

I Don’t Know if I Should Be Proud or Ashamed: We Finished Super Mario Wii U!

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Santa brought the WiiU for Christmas and along with the Wii came this New Super Mario Brothers WiiU ($44.99 on Amazon) game and it only reminded me how much we love the Nintendo brand as we started playing this non-stop after Christmas and now, a week later, we have completed the game! Like I said in the headline, I'm not sure if I should be … [Read more...]

Game Review for your Preschooler


It's so much fun when your tot hits that age when you can finally start playing interactive games with them (and maybe help them win!). We were sent a few games from Wonder Forge to play and review. This prompted our family and some of my willing girlfriends to sit down with almost three year old Fiona and PLAY! The Jake and the Never Land … [Read more...]

Fun Family All-Play Game: Kilter


This is the game you want to dig out for a group family play after Thanksgiving dinner. It's so much fun. Called Kilter, it's a bit like Jenga with a twist and made by a company called Simply Fun. This game is all about balancing of pieces. Each team starts the game with a select number of blocks. You take turns placing them on the game board (the … [Read more...]

Game Night with Friends: Fun & Some Totally Inappropriate Games


First things first - if you're easy offended, this first game is most definitely gonna offend you. It's offensive in every possible way. That said, after a couple of drinks with friends, it can be completely hysterical if you can look past some of the cards. Ever played Apples to Apples? This game is very similar. There's a judge and they read … [Read more...]

Insect Lore Butterfly Garden – 45% off at Amazon (now $10.95!)

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Noticed this one today when I was on Amazon and wanted to quickly post it - this is such a great deal!  We love Insect Lore's Butterfly Garden and I have done this with my boys in previous years. It's an awesome nature lesson to do with your kids. Insect Lore mails you live caterpillars - around 5 - along with caterpillar food.  You feed them … [Read more...]

Would It Be Bad if I Played Today & Didn’t Tell My Kids? #Skylanders #SwapForce

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LOOK!!!!  I just got home from my morning run and this was on my doorstep courtesy of Activision.  I am DYING!  We are just Skylanders fans in our house (older Mommies with Style Skylanders posts) and you guys may have heard that Activision released their latest version of the game - Skylanders Swap Force - yesterday on October 13th.  Some of the … [Read more...]

Hot Holiday Toy Pick: B-Daman #HasbroHotToys


Last week, I headed into Center City Philadelphia for an intimate lunch with Hasbro where they showcased some of their latest products. Most of what they brought were boy toys - which works in our house since I have two boys! A couple of them stuck out for me including the B-Daman Crossfire Break Battlefield Set ($39.99 on Amazon).  This is what … [Read more...]

Are you Pre-Ordering Disney Infinity? {Amazon Deal for Bonus Figure}

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You can now order Disney's Infinity which, if you haven't heard of it yet, is pretty much Disney's answer to Skylanders.  It's a multi-platform game that comes with interchangeable Disney figures that come to life on the game. Check out the list of retailers you can pre-order Disney Infinity on.  I like the Disney Infinity deal on Amazon, where … [Read more...]