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Get Hooked on Chain Letters
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Get Hooked on Chain Letters

The board game with no board blends the delicacy of Operation, the nervous energy of Jenga, and the vocab requirements of a Dabble or Scrabble, while also demanding mental agility, focus, patience, a dash of gumption, and a bit of physical strength.

Wig Out During Another Lucky Summer
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Wig Out During Another Lucky Summer

We are lucky. Of course, the story, if told from then to now, is more involved than that. It always is. It always has to be. Our summers look a lot like what summers used to look like; kids running free inside and out of the house, bedtime routines lax, […]

One Hundred Wacky Things
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One Hundred Wacky Things

Anything that can induce as much genuine gut-laughter as the card & prop game 100 Wacky Things is destined to go down as nothing less than a legendary family activity.  The game is built around a series of sometimes and all the time mandated actions on cards that may at […]

Nintendo DS Game Review: Wappy Dog
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Nintendo DS Game Review: Wappy Dog

WAPPY DOG FOR NINTENDO DS by Cooper McHatton In a world where everyone is looking for the next new thing, and you have a runaway hit like Skylanders merging the world of toys and video games, a new genre is clearly developing. The question game developers now must ask themselves […]

The 2011 OWTK Holiday Gift Guide
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The 2011 OWTK Holiday Gift Guide

You’ve been waiting patiently, I know, just dyin’ to get started on the Christmas shopping but not wanting to make a single move until perusing the annual OWTK Holiday Gift Guide.  Well, get the credit cards ready ’cause it’s finally here! I’ve compiled a stellar and affordable (if not modest) […]

Game Review: You’ve Been Sentenced (as seen on NBC10 Philadelphia)
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Game Review: You’ve Been Sentenced (as seen on NBC10 Philadelphia)

Why hello there, stranger! If you found your way here as a result of my spot on the NBC10 5 o’clock evening news with Tracey Davidson, I’d like to personally welcome you to Out With The Kids. If you have no idea what that last sentence is about, that’s cool. […]

Nintendo DS Game Review: Pinkalicious
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Nintendo DS Game Review: Pinkalicious

PINKALICIOUS It’s Party Time for Nintendo DS by Cooper McHatton Pinkalicious It’s Party Time lives up to its name. This is a party in a DS designed perfectly with little girls in mind. Fans of the popular, best-selling books by Victoria Kann, will be giddy to have Pinkalicious on their […]

Kid’s Game Review: Learning Resources Smart Snacks Counting Cookies
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Kid’s Game Review: Learning Resources Smart Snacks Counting Cookies

Cookies are yummy. How’s that for board game analysis?  Abstract and confusing, likely, but I feel it an appropriate opener here.  Cookies, like restaurant sugar packets, are a perfect way to introduce early math concepts to young children because, like any hip cat knows, math is pretty darn sweet.  And […]

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