Colt Express – a board game review #BoardGameClub

Colt Express

It’s no secret that my eight year old son loves his steam trains so I knew he’d enjoy the concept of Colt Express, the latest board game for us to look at for Asmodee UK as part of their Board Game Club. Colt Express is aimed at those aged 10… Continue reading »

Fletter word game – a review

Fletter word game

As you all know I am always looking for new ways to get my son reading and working on his vocabulary.  When I was approached by the team behind the Fletter word game recently, I decided that it looked like another fun way of getting my son working with words…. Continue reading »

Timeline British History – a review #BoardGameClub

Timeline British History

Luckily for me, my eight year old son seems to love learning about history as much as I always have.  He’s certainly fascinated with the Industrial Revolution and anything relating to steam.  During his time in Year Three at school he’s been learning about the Tudor period and the Romans… Continue reading »

Pay Day – a game review

Pay Day

I don’t know about your children, but my son does have a habit of thinking that money grows on trees and he can just click his fingers and funds will appear in his piggy bank.  We’ve had the opportunity to play a fun game called Pay Day recently, which might… Continue reading »

Codenames #BoardGameClub

Codenames

We recently received Codenames as part of the Asmodee UK Blogger Board Game Club and when I had some friends round for dinner recently, we put our spymaster skills to the test. The game is designed to be played by 2-8 players aged over 14 years of age. Although having… Continue reading »

Having fun with Screwball Scramble – review and giveaway

Having fun with Screwball Scramble

We’ve been having fun with Screwball Scramble here over the last few weeks.  This is a classic game available through TOMY, and although it’s designed with children in mind, I haven’t been the only adult to try their hand oat it since it’s arrived. I believe the concept for this game… Continue reading »