31Days

  • 31 Days of Tabletop Gaming

    For the month of October, Vanessa will be a part of the 31 Days of Writing challenge sponsored by The Nesting Place. Follow her as she takes you on a […]

  • Day 30: DragonCon

         So as we approach Halloween DragonCon is the perfect convention to talk about because it is a GIANT costume party! DragonCon is held in Atlanta, Georgia over Labor […]

  • Day 29: GenCon

         July 2010 my family packed up the car and went on a road trip to a gaming convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. We didn’t know what to expect. We […]

  • Day 28: Origins

         I talked about our local conventions yesterday. Today I want to start talking about the national conventions we have been to. We have been to Origins, GenCon, and […]

  • Day 27: Sunday Morning Coffee and Chit Chat #4

       One thing I was pleasantly surprised to find at gaming conventions is a worship service on Sunday morning. I don’t know why I was surprised because gamers are an […]

  • Day 26: Local Gaming Conventions

    I have mentioned several times about going to gaming conventions. Conventions are a great way to see a new city, sit in on some panels, meet celebrities, and play games, […]

  • Day 25: Gaming Leads to Costuming

         In high school I made good grades in every class. Well every class but one, Home Economics. I thought how hard can it be to cook and sew? […]

  • Day 24: Gaming Leads to Writing

         I have mentioned our trip to GenCon several times. I am going to devote an entire post to GenCon next week because, yes, it was a game changer […]

  • Day 23: Gaming Leads to Painting

         I mentioned earlier in the month how gaming has sparked other interests for us as a family. It isn’t just about playing our game once a week. Gaming […]

  • Day 22: Why I Was Reluctant to Play PS4 Games

    This post is for those of you who may be strategy gamers but for some reason your significant other isn’t. For years Marty played strategy games with his friends but […]