Family Game Night – Game Review

We love playing games! Many of the best games we play we learn about when visiting family in Germany, or they are games I played growing up there. If you’re getting a little bored with Candyland and Chutes and Ladders, why not try out a new game at your next family game night?

Today, I will introduce you to three of our favorite games for kids.


1. Preschool (Ages 3-8)


The goal […]

Yarn Party Game

Are you looking for a fun and exciting game to play at your next birthday party? Look no further!

This party game takes a little time to prepare, but it’s well worth the effort. I worked on it while watching a movie.

Here’s what you’ll need: 1-2 skeins of yarn (depending on how long you want the game to last) candy – bubble gum, individually wrapped candy, mini size chocolate treats big bowl hat, […]

A Mystery Birthday Party

Wow, it’s hard to believe Clara is 8! I thought I’d share with you what we did for her party this year.

She loves to read Nancy Drew, so we planned a mystery party. It was a big success. Tons of fun was had by all and great memories were made.

Keeping our theme in mind we created the invitation.

On the day of the party, as the children arrived, they played the candy […]

Party Guessing Game

Here’s a fun way to get the party started as guests arrive.

1. Fill a jar with candy of your choice, but make sure to count it first. Write the amount on a piece of paper and keep it hidden.

2. As guests arrive let them hold and study the jar. Then have them write their guess on a sheet of paper.

3. After you collect all guesses determine who came the closest to […]