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Tales from the Dragon Mountain 2: The...

I’m starting to really enjoy the point-and-click adventures from G5 Games, now that...

Tales from the Dragon Mountain 2: The Lair Review
Posted: Jul 17, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

A Mommy Gamer’s Guide to the Wo...

I love watching soccer. I didn’t play it growing up, or see it being played much. But in 1997,...

A Mommy Gamer’s Guide to the World Cup
Posted: Jun 20, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Murdered Soul Suspect Review

      Murdered Soul Suspect is the newest game developed by Airtight Studios and published by...

Murdered Soul Suspect Review
Posted: Jun 5, 2014 | By: Carrie Bland

GoVoxBox Unboxing Video

Getting a VoxBox from Influenster is always kinda like Christmas morning. You never know exactly...

GoVoxBox Unboxing Video
Posted: May 18, 2014 | By: Carrie Bland

5 Ways Kids Are Like Boss Battles

Becoming a parent means many different things to different people. To me, it’s invigorating,...

5 Ways Kids Are Like Boss Battles
Posted: May 12, 2014 | By: Nicole Tanner

LEGO Game Releases Shine A Spotlight ...

This week, two LEGO games were released on the same day. One is LEGO The Hobbit, which is the type...

LEGO Game Releases Shine A Spotlight on Gender Marketing
Posted: Apr 10, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Are Your Kids Cooler Than You? Educat...

Kids and Social Networks I have a Kik account for one reason and one reason only; To chat with my...

Are Your Kids Cooler Than You? Educate Yourself And Even The Score.
Posted: Mar 6, 2014 | By: Desirai Labrada

Gaming As Therapy: How I Got Through ...

My divorce will be final next week. I know, I know. How did my ex-guy let an amazing woman like me...

Gaming As Therapy: How I Got Through My Divorce
Posted: Mar 6, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Pleygo Review: Netflix for Legos

Seems like these days I keep running into websites advertised as “Netflix for…”...

Pleygo Review: Netflix for Legos
Posted: Feb 7, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Why Extra Life?

Although Extra Life (the 24 hour gaming marathon fund raiser for the Children’s Miracle...

Why Extra Life?
Posted: Jan 16, 2014 | By: Daniel Napier

Progressive Reviews: Club W

Has life become tedious and exhausting for you? Do you find you’re spending too much time...

Progressive Reviews: Club W
Posted: Jan 9, 2014 | By: Marcia Morgan

The Insidiousness of Skylanders

Don’t get me wrong. I love Skylanders. A little too much, actually. I literally have (er, I...

The Insidiousness of Skylanders
Posted: Jan 4, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

The Bully’s Bully: Book One

As husband to a dedicated wife gamer and father to two gaming daughters (aged 9 and 14), I find...

The Bully’s Bully: Book One
Posted: Dec 10, 2013 | By: Courtney Huddleston

Girls Against Girls

     Bullying is a growing problem in our society today.  It isn’t new, but with the...

Girls Against Girls
Posted: Nov 26, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Clean Your Refrigerator Day – N...

  What better way to kick off your weekend of fun than by cleaning out your refrigerator?...

Clean Your Refrigerator Day – November 15th
Posted: Nov 15, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Episode 53: Out of Beta

  Marcia and Desirai are joined this week by their friend Joanna, a Mommy, a gamer and an...

Episode 53: Out of Beta
Posted: Nov 13, 2013 | By: The Mommy Gamers

Sweaty Bands Review

Sweaty Bands – What are they? I discovered Sweaty Bands thanks to the expo associated with...

Sweaty Bands Review
Posted: Nov 13, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

Influenster RoseVoxBox Unboxing

If you are on Twitter or Facebook I am sure you have at least one friend who sometimes posts about...

Influenster RoseVoxBox Unboxing
Posted: Nov 6, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Episode 52.5: Extra Life 2013

Marcia and Desirai wanted to make sure you all know about their Extra Life marathon on November...

Episode 52.5: Extra Life 2013
Posted: Oct 31, 2013 | By: The Mommy Gamers

Gamers Are A Giving Bunch

The general public may not have figured this out yet, but gamers are generous. After all,...

Gamers Are A Giving Bunch
Posted: Oct 30, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

How Store-Bought Costumes Ruined Hall...

I used to love Halloween. From childhood into the late 1990s, I used to wear costumes every...

How Store-Bought Costumes Ruined Halloween For Me
Posted: Oct 16, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

Why I Love Games

Some of my friends and I were joking over Facebook this morning that Congress’ government...

Why I Love Games
Posted: Oct 1, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics A...

It’s time to get heroic with Maxwell and the characters of the DC multiverse.

Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure
Posted: Sep 26, 2013 | By: David Chapman

DuckTales: Scrooge’s Loot

The Disney Afternoon classic goes portable with this new free-to-play game.

DuckTales: Scrooge’s Loot
Posted: Sep 26, 2013 | By: David Chapman

September 28th: Free Museum Day!

This Saturday, September 28th, you and a guest could get into your local museum , for free! Free...

September 28th: Free Museum Day!
Posted: Sep 26, 2013 | By: Marti Meyers

Zombie! Zombie! Zombie! – PAX P...

  Zombie, zombie, zombie…so nice they had to say it…thrice? Coming to mobile...

Zombie! Zombie! Zombie! – PAX Prime 2013
Posted: Sep 9, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Little Legends – PAX Prime 2013

Little Legends: The Battle for Willow Lane is a real-time multiplayer puzzle fighter where two...

Little Legends – PAX Prime 2013
Posted: Sep 6, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved –...

My daughter Hannah and I were invited to see Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved at PAX Prime 2013 in...

Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved – PAX Prime 2013 Interview
Posted: Sep 5, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Dad Illustrates Kids’ Sandwich Bags W...

My super crafty friend Cathe Holden once posted about how she doodled love notes on napkins and...

Dad Illustrates Kids’ Sandwich Bags With Fun Drawings
Posted: Jul 7, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

We Love Free Things: Olay Fresh Effec...

Just in time for summer, one of the items in the Sunkissed VoxBox is Olay Fresh Effects {BB Cream!} Skin Perfecting Tinted Moisturizer with SPF 15.

We Love Free Things: Olay Fresh Effects
Posted: Jul 2, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Piracy: A Mommy’s Perspective

Parents know the first place children look to see how to act in certain situations, is to their parents. Pirating software may not seem like an obvious bad example to some, but the message a parent sends to their children when pirating is that it is OK to steal.

Piracy: A Mommy’s Perspective
Posted: Jun 10, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Max’s Pirate Planet- A Board Ga...

Max’s Pirate Planet- A Board Game Adventure by Slant Six Games, Inc. is a fun pass and play...

Max’s Pirate Planet- A Board Game Adventure
Posted: Jun 8, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Dance Battle vs The Married Gamers

  When you get off track with your fitness goals it can be hard to get motivated to get back...

Dance Battle vs The Married Gamers
Posted: May 22, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Pinterest Plan Our Weekend!

Are you a Pinterest addict? If so, I need your help. In episode 39 of The Mommy Gamers podcast we...

Pinterest Plan Our Weekend!
Posted: May 17, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

You Are All Good Moms

  I saw this on multiple sites and Facebook pages today and thought it was extremely worthy of...

You Are All Good Moms
Posted: May 17, 2013 | By: Alicia Toledo

This Is Water: A Commencement Speech ...

“Learning how to think” really means learning how to exercise some control...

This Is Water: A Commencement Speech by David Foster Wallace
Posted: May 8, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

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