Winter time is my absolute favorite time of the year.  The cold and snow, the frost on blades of grass; I love it all.  As soon as Thanksgiving happened, it seemed that the weather in Boise decided it was immediately winter.  Temperatures dropped, the colder winds started blowing in, and there were several mornings, Read More

So when I am home some buddies and I will occasionally get together for board game nights at a bar in Louisville, CO. This time I had brought with “Last Friday” in hopes I could talk some helpless victims into playing. I was successful in my pitch and convinced 4 of them to join, Read More

Cracking on to Thanksgiving and Black Friday. This was the first Thanksgiving that I have ever spent away from family, so it was the first year we’ve ever had to put together our own Thanksgiving meal.  Staying in someone else’s home, in addition to preparing a meal for only two, led us to the, Read More

The drive from Salt Lake to Boise was fairly uneventful, though we did get turned around a bit due to roads closed for construction once we made it to town.  Arriving in the dark, yet again, it was difficult to get a good grasp on the beauty of the mountains and hills surrounding Boise. , Read More

With our Breckenridge sit over, we had a few days to get situated, do laundry, and repack for our Boise, Idaho housesit.  Originally, Ian wanted to drive all the way up to Boise in one go, or maybe stop halfway for a night.  After looking at a few options though, we decided to break, Read More

Kingdomino – 9/10 We will start with the award winning game first. Kingdomino is at its heart a domino game, hence the name. But instead of matching numbers you match biomes. The goal is to get as many points using these tiles as possible. You score points by creating as many contiguous biomes as, Read More

On December 1st, my cousin Brooks Tonn passed away.  He was ten years old.  For nearly a year, he battled multiple diagnoses of cancer and the many side effects of his treatments.  While many would have given in to the difficult situation, Brooks continued going to school and playing on his baseball and football, Read More

So whenever Amanda and I are in a new location we try to find some game stores. We will usually either buy something, or see when open game nights are so we can get some gaming in, even better when these stores have open boxes for us to play so we don’t travel around, Read More