Mastermind – Crack the Code to Win Codemaker vs Codebreaker

Mastermind

When I was around 9 or 10 I played my first game of Mastermind. When I was given the opportunity to review this newer edition from Pressman Toy, I was excited to share and play a game that I played as a kid with my daughter and husband. Before we began, I read the rules since it had been quite some time, I also had my daughter read them to see if she understood the game. She did, so we pulled out the game and played. Mastermind – Crack the Code … Continue reading

Hydro Strike – Family Game Night with a Splash

We like to have Family Game Nights 2 or 3 times each week. If our daughter has homework, we skip the fun for school work. Since we play games often, we love to try out games. Thanks to Pressman Toys we were able to try out Hydro Strike this week. When my daughter noticed it was a game with water, she couldn’t wait to play. She loves anything that has to do with water, even if it is being splashed in the face. Let’s just say she never stopped asking … Continue reading

13 After Dark Halloween Movies – Classics for Adults

I recently made a list of non-spooky movies for kids to view through Halloween. Well, now it’s time to list the after dark Halloween movies that the kids won’t see for years. These are some of the Classic Halloween movies from over the years and should definitely be watched this Hallowen season After Dark Halloween Movies 1960’s Rosemary’s Baby is a 1968 American psychological horror film with supernatural horror elements. The story of a pregnant woman who suspects that an evil cult wants to take her baby for use in their rituals. 1970’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show is … Continue reading

Staying Motivated with Three Inspiring Gifts

Mama Bear’s Haven received these inspiring gifts for staying motivated from Quatro Publishing for review purposes on this blog. All opinions expressed are my own as always. Some days we could all use a bit of motivation to drive us to our goals. Have you ever heard a quote that inspired you or makes you wonder? What about words of wisdom from others? Do you keep a notebook or calendar for staying motivated? In a world that judges you, be the inspiration, not the judge. Now that school has started, why not make … Continue reading

13 Non Spooky Halloween Movies – Kid Friendly Shows

Halloween Movies

Halloween is coming soon and it is time to get your fright on and watch some suitable Halloween movies for kids. While not every kid likes a jump up scary movie, some do. My daughter not so much. I searched for movies I thought would be more her kind of movie. For 13 days leading up to Halloween, we will watch a movie each night during or after dinner. Our daughter will pick one from the list below, it will be her choice. Now I just have to come up with some spooky … Continue reading

MacGyver The Escape Room Game In a Box

Macgyver The Escape Room Game

I received a copy of MacGyver The Escape Room Game from GoliathGames/Pressman Toys for review purposes on this blog. No other compensation has been received or implied for this post. All opinions are my own as always. If you were ever a fan of the original MacGyver or you like Escape Room games, then this will be the right game for you. While I have never played an Escape Room game before, I couldn’t wait to check it out with my husband and daughter (8). MacGyver The Escape Room Game MacGyver The Escape … Continue reading