New LEGO Ninjago 3DS Game: LEGO Ninjago Nindroids

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If you happen to have any LEGO Ninjago fans in your house, you won't want to miss the news for the latest game - LEGO Ninjago Nindroids.  It's available for both the Nintendo 3DS and the Playstation Vita.  The game is based on the first five episodes of the new LEGO Ninjago Rebooted TV show.  There's more than 30 action packed levels and players … [Read more...]

10 Favorite Toys From #SweetSuite14: New Skylanders & Toys We Are STOKED FOR! #BBNYC

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A little over a week ago, I attended Blogger Bash in NYC - a great 2-day event full of blogger goodness.  One of the events during the 2-day affair was the epic Sweet Suite, from the Big Toy Book.  This event brings together bloggers and brands for a night of play - toy companies display their latest and greatest on the market and the bloggers get … [Read more...]

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

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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

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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

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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

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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...]