Trust me, there's a lot more fun to be had with a Frisbee than just tossing it back & forth at the park with a buddy! Perhaps you've already heard about Frisbee Golf... but would you believe there are even MORE events & activities you enjoy with a Frisbee than that?! Here's everything you need to know about all the ways have fun with a Frisbee, including how & … [Read more...] about Fun With A Frisbee: A Wide Variety of Disc Games & Events
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Yes, the Harry Potter craze has made its way into schools, playards and backyards across the country ...in more ways than one! But did you know the unique children's game portrayed in the movie is now all the rage among kids? Everyone wants to play Quidditch! Quidditch, the children's game, is a cross between soccer and tag, and it was invented by J.K. Rowling … [Read more...] about How To Play Quidditch: The Harry Potter Game For Children
The biggest day in board game history is... Friday, May 12, 2006. According to the folks at Hasbro, anyway. That's the day that America decides which streets to place on the brand new edition of the Monopoly game board. … [Read more...] about They’re Changing The Monopoly Board!… You Can Pick Which Cities & Landmarks Are Included
Here are some "boredom busters"... Following is a growing list of online games that you can play by yourself on your computer when you're really bored -- or just have some time to kill. There's nothing to download (might need to have shockwave installed, but most people already have this), and you're not competing with anyone but yourself. Trust me, I'm not much of an … [Read more...] about Play Thousands Of FREE Online Board Games
Bolo Toss -- also known as Ladder Golf -- is an extremely addictive backyard game of skill... similar to horseshoes, but different. It's a lawn game that is appropriate for all ages, and can actually be played indoors as well as outdoors. Simply put, you toss a Bolo (piece of rope with a golf ball attached at both ends) toward a Ladder (usually made from PVC plastic … [Read more...] about How To Play Bolo Toss & Ladder Golf Backyard Lawn Games
Decisions... decisions... Remember the classic game Rock Paper Scissors? Consider this: What if Rock Paper Scissors was expanded and 12 new hand gestures were added to the initial 3? How would each one defeat the other 14? Here's a guy who's describes how to play Rock Paper Scissors with 15 hand gestures, along with a very cool explanation of the heirarchy and … [Read more...] about Rock Paper Scisssors Game… Taken To A Whole New Level!
Who knew when I wrote about playing with my friend's Cornhole (game!) a month ago, that article would quickly become one of our most popular? So, I decided to find out everything I could about this FUN game... And, after playing it myself for the first time just weeks ago, I have to admit... while I had terrible aim, no power, and barely scored any points, it was a heck … [Read more...] about Everything You Want To Know About Playing Cornhole: The Best Backyard Game Ever!
Following are step-by-step instructions, photographs, and diagrams to make your own Cornhole game set. How To Make Cornhole Boards Here's everything you need to build the Cornhole boards themselves: … [Read more...] about How To Build Your Own Cornhole Game Platforms
We had a little backyard fun with friends a couple weeks ago at Neil & Abby's house. It was mostly all our softball friends... We got there late, so most folks had already come and gone. But it's never too late to get your Cornhole on! ...Think of it as a "bean bag toss for adults". Then, imagine that it's fun. … [Read more...] about Cornhole Game Fun For Everyone!
They don't provide nameplates for the employees where I work, so I made my own... 11 points. Try that on a Triple Word Score! Ever since our college days, my friend Suzie and I have had this "tradition" of playing Scrabble in cities, states, dorm rooms, and bars (yes, bars) across this country. Ever since then, I've had this knack for doing creative things with … [Read more...] about Triple Word Score… Scrabble Tiles Spell FUN
According to the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Fourth Edition, there are 101 two-letter words that are considered "acceptable" in a game of Scrabble. Who knew these were actually words??? So... Feel free to use the following 2-letter words to score big points in your next game of Scrabble! … [Read more...] about Acceptable Two Letter Scrabble Words
My mom (on the right) is an avid golfer. She's been participating in amateur golf tournaments -- and quite often winning -- for decades now. She has always secretly wished that I (pictured on the left) would take up golf too. This was the closest I ever got... riding in the golf cart while mom played a round of golf with my husband in Nashville. For more golf humor, … [Read more...] about Golfing Buddies Laughing At Golf Humor
Jim kept my mom in stitches the entire time on the golf course this day! Listen to Bud Light's Real American Heroes ”Mr. Driving Range Ball Picker Upper": … [Read more...] about Between A Laugh And A Tear On The Golf Driving Range
Jim & I played Euchre at our friends Neil & Abby's house last Sunday. We try to alternate every other week whose house will serve as "the party house" that weekend. First, the personal highlights, then some fun Euchre stuff follows... … [Read more...] about Eucher-ama!… How To Play The Card Game Euchre (Including 2-Handed Euchre)