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Best Board Games for Board Game Night

What better time of year to start planning some indoor events than when it starts to get cold? Don’t get me wrong, I live for the outdoors (Nick Offerman and I are on the same level), but when it comes to rainy, snowy days, it is great to have some indoor plans with friends that do not require spending money at the mall, or boredom. My best suggestion is a monthly board game night!

Around this time of year, my friends and I try to put together a monthly board game night. Because of the frequency, we have to invest a bit in getting board games that are enjoyable and fun! We may break off into groups or play one big game. Here is the group’s tested and approved favorites for when you schedule your board game parties. Bonus! I also included some extra tips for the indoor warrior who tries to keep these events cost effective!

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Best Beach Reads: 5 Light and Fun Books to Peruse on Vacation

It’s summer! For those of us home from college, it’s been summer for a while, but for those of you who teach or attend younger grades, you’re finally free! And the weather is finally hot enough for a nice day at the beach. Like a true geekette, you always pack a book with your towel and sunblock, but what book to choose this year? Here are some of my suggestions: Continue reading Best Beach Reads: 5 Light and Fun Books to Peruse on Vacation