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Holiday Gift Idea: Arctify.com T-shir...

Love Marvel? Love t-shirts? This might be the subscription box for you.

Holiday Gift Idea: Arctify.com T-shirt Subscription
Posted: Dec 12, 2016 | By: Helen A. Lee

BOOK REVIEW: Patient H.M. by Luke Dit...

Patient H.M. tells the story of the author’s grandfather, neurosurgeon William Beecher...

BOOK REVIEW: Patient H.M. by Luke Dittrich
Posted: Oct 25, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Pokémon GO Plus: The Good and The Bad...

As soon as I heard about the Pokémon GO Plus, I grabbed every game I could part with and went to...

Pokémon GO Plus: The Good and The Bad
Posted: Sep 19, 2016 | By: Carrie Bland

BOOK REVIEW: Harry Potter and The Cur...

Pick up Harry Potter and The Cursed Child on Amazon. You can join our Goodreads book club group...

BOOK REVIEW: Harry Potter and The Cursed Child
Posted: Aug 30, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: It Ends With Us by Colle...

I heard about It Ends With Us shortly after following Colleen Hoover on Facebook back in June. I...

BOOK REVIEW: It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover
Posted: Aug 3, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Overwatch: First Impressions

On May 24th Blizzard released Overwatch, a multiplayer first person shooter.  If you’ve...

Overwatch: First Impressions
Posted: Jun 7, 2016 | By: Marcia Morgan

Echoes of The First Dreamer by Highwi...

In The Mommy Gamers podcast episode 124, Marcia and I got the chance to chat with special guest,...

Echoes of The First Dreamer by Highwire Games
Posted: Apr 6, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Reconstructing Amelia by...

Our first book club book of the year was Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight. This book...

BOOK REVIEW: Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
Posted: Mar 15, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Book Haul: January 2016

Amazon is my best friend when it comes to book purchases, but there’s something to be said...

Book Haul: January 2016
Posted: Feb 26, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Unboxing Loot Crate’s February ...

Desirai Labrada and husband John Henry unbox “Dead” the February 2016 Loot Crate. Loot...

Unboxing Loot Crate’s February 2016: Dead
Posted: Feb 22, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor & Park by R...

Eleanor & Park is another great book by Rainbow Rowell. I’ll probably be reviewing all...

BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Posted: Jan 26, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Equilibrium Urban Survival Gear Revie...

Equilibrium USG – What Is It? I love bags. I have a nice collection of geek-themed stuff...

Equilibrium Urban Survival Gear Review
Posted: Aug 26, 2015 | By: Helen A. Lee

Lays Flavored Chips: Southern Biscuit...

If you haven’t heard yet, Lays potato chips does this crazy thing called “Do Us a...

Lays Flavored Chips: Southern Biscuits and Gravy + West Coast Truffle Fries
Posted: Aug 8, 2015 | By: Desirai Labrada

Cute Valentine’s Deal from Arti...

  It’s nearly Valentine’s Day, love is in the air and nothing makes my heart...

Cute Valentine’s Deal from Artifex Mundi
Posted: Feb 12, 2015 | By: Marti Meyers

Get Cash Back For Shopping Online

I don’t know about you, but I do quite a bit of shopping, both online and offline. When my...

Get Cash Back For Shopping Online
Posted: Nov 15, 2014 | By: Desirai Labrada

Espionage Cosmetics Nailed It! Claw C...

Nailed It! Claw Covers — What Are They? I saw a lot of great things at C2E2, and being a...

Espionage Cosmetics Nailed It! Claw Covers Review
Posted: May 23, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Threaded Gamer: Gamer Tees Delivered ...

It’s T-shirt Tuesday, the most exciting day of the week, where we get to share our...

Threaded Gamer: Gamer Tees Delivered Monthly
Posted: May 20, 2014 | By: Desirai Labrada

Ink Whiskey’s Entertainment Fla...

The Entertainment Flask – What is it? So a couple of weeks ago at C2E2, the Chicago Comic...

Ink Whiskey’s Entertainment Flask Review
Posted: May 8, 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

Don’t Starve: Console Edition

How long do you think you can make it through this quirky indie survival horror?

Don’t Starve: Console Edition
Posted: Jan 17, 2014 | By: David Chapman

Xbox Games With Gold: Get Your Lara C...

If you have a Xbox Live Gold account you can download Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light for...

Xbox Games With Gold: Get Your Lara Croft On
Posted: Jan 17, 2014 | By: Daniel Napier

Weekend Deal Alert: Torchlight and To...

If you like classic D&D-like RPGs as I do, then this is your weekend! Steam is offering 75%...

Weekend Deal Alert: Torchlight and Torchlight II on Steam
Posted: Jan 11, 2014 | By: Marti Meyers

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

Pinning Down the Ultimate Killer Inst...

Prove your mettle and earn your medal with the Killer Instinct Pin Ultimate Edition.

Pinning Down the Ultimate Killer Instinct
Posted: Dec 9, 2013 | By: David Chapman

Christmas Shopping: Style, Substance,...

When I was a girl, geek culture wasn’t nearly as sophisticated as it is now. I loved...

Christmas Shopping: Style, Substance, and Ninjas
Posted: Dec 7, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

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

Poo~Pourri Review

I bought it. I did. I couldn’t help myself. The commercial was too funny. I’ve watched...

Poo~Pourri Review
Posted: Oct 9, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

Cards Against Humanity – PAX Pr...

What happens when you sneak in the exit of the Cards Against Humanity booth at PAX Prime? A random...

Cards Against Humanity – PAX Prime 2013
Posted: Sep 6, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

June 2013’s Lootcrate “Ma...

Every month I look forward to the day my Lootcrate comes in the mail and this month’s...

June 2013’s Lootcrate “Mashup” Unboxing
Posted: Jun 24, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

My Week in Animal Crossing New Leaf

My experience thus far with Animal Crossing New Leaf has been as crazy as the turnip prices, up...

My Week in Animal Crossing New Leaf
Posted: Jun 17, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Bioshock Infinite Ultimate Songbird E...

Sooooo, I’ve had Bioshock Infinite since the day it released. I didn’t want to open it...

Bioshock Infinite Ultimate Songbird Edition Unboxing
Posted: Apr 11, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

Bioshock Infinite

Bioshock Infinite has been one of my personal most anticipated games of the year. To say that I...

Bioshock Infinite
Posted: Apr 10, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Tomb Raider Collector’s Edition...

I did what I swore I would never do, I bought a collector’s edition of a game. Yes, Tomb...

Tomb Raider Collector’s Edition Unboxed
Posted: Mar 6, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Graze.com Delivers Healthy Snacks To ...

Penpal-ing. Did any of you ever do that? I used to love getting letters, stickers, and small gifts...

Graze.com Delivers Healthy Snacks To Your Door
Posted: Mar 5, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman

Sometimes here at The Mommy Gamers, we read books. You know, if we can squeeze them in between...

The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman
Posted: Feb 8, 2013 | By: Desirai Labrada

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