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...]

Memorial Day Weekend at the beach is always a fun time when we get together with extended family.  This year, we ended up at the Jersey shore with my hubby's brother and sister and their families.  We had a couple of days of cooler weather and the kids were entertained by a variety of games including this one that was new to us - Silly Stix, $29.65 … [Read more...]

For my kids and apparently tons of other kids according to my Facebook friends, Skylanders Spryo's Adventure is the game hit of the season. If you have a game system, this one is available to you: it comes for the Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Xbox 360, Playstation or PC. Just about any kid can participate in this game. The appeal? Little characters that … [Read more...]

Editor's Note:  Don't miss our giveaway down below in this post! My boys loved testing the new MobiGo from VTech out for Mommies with Style. Here's a video I took showcasing the product with my boys (mostly Nate, my oldest) navigating some of the product for you. Wanted to clarify - I say the product is new in the video and that it just came … [Read more...]

Another product we brought along on our trip last month was a Nintendo DSi system. My daughter couldn’t have been more thrilled about receiving it. She actually might have been more excited about getting it than going on the actual trip! For those of you who are unfamiliar with a Nintendo DSi, it is a portable gaming system that kids love! The … [Read more...]

In just 4 minutes, players of Fast4Words add letters to a grid, making words to gain points. A combination of Boggle, Scrabble, Crossword Puzzles and a little Connect Four, this its a great skill-builder that keeps you on your toes as you try to gain points creating your words. Another "wordie" game, Keesdrow is "Word Seek" backwards. Players … [Read more...]

A couple of games worth checking out as you do the last of your Christmas and holiday shopping by I Can Do That Games include: Cat in the Hat - I Can Do That! - Someone gave this to my youngest in November when he turned 3.  It's been hugely popular in our house with my boys - so much so that I'm a little tired of playing it (cut Mommy a break … [Read more...]

Although I don't have a girl, even I can appreciate the coolness of this game for the Nintendo DS for a girl.  Last month I had a lunch with a rep from Ubisoft, the developers of Style Lab's Jewelry Design.  I was particularly impressed with this game and instantly envisioned my 13-year-old niece playing with it. The game itself is pretty … [Read more...]

Congrats to Diana B. from NY for winning a Princess and Pirate Party Package from My Princesss Party To Go who takes all of the stress out of planning the most amazing party ever! With several different party in a box themes, you’ll be sure to find one that is perfect for your prince or princess. Most packages come with enough items for 8 party … [Read more...]

Want to throw your child their own Princess and Pirate Birthday Party, but think you don’t have the time or energy to pull it all together?  Well, My Princes Party To Go takes all of the stress out of the planning and ships everything to you to throw the most amazing party ever!  This party in a box comes in several different themes: Princess & … [Read more...]