My eight-year-old daughter had a friend over today, and I overheard the two of them discussing what they wanted to play. I soon realized that this was an extremely complex endeavor, and required savvy negotiation skills. Here is basically how the conversation went down: "Let's play!" "Okay, let's play bank." "What's bank?" "Well, I empty… Continue reading How to decide what to play
I didn't play this weekend. I didn't play a game, or do a puzzle, or even read about a new game. There's just always so much to do. Or is there? Even with all of the responsibilities of being a parent, or of being a husband, there should be time to play. I know the… Continue reading What Gets in the Way of Play?
Surf's up! Saturday is surf day here at play2relax, and today's surf party is all about really stupid online games. Games that are just plain wrong for one reason or another, whether they are gross, offensive, violent, or just plain stupid. It was actually quite fun looking for these. Ah, the internet is a wonderful… Continue reading Surf Party – August 11, 2007