Come to the Activision Family Game Summit #ATVIFamGames

With winter cold comes more time indoors, and that means it's time to break out the Xbox with Kinect and the Wii soon.  When we're stuck inside and want something fun we can do as a family, we will often do some family gaming together.  When Activision asked me if I'd be a co-hostess for ...

5 (ok 6) Non Violent and/or Educational Video Games for Kids

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I am not a fan of violent video games.  My husband does play some, but he does so when our children are in bed for the night and he just wants to chill for a while.  Me, I'll take a cute  game any time, or a word game.  But never violence. I'm especially not a ...

Zumba Fitness 2

I recently discovered Zumba classes at the gym where I work out. I have heard about this type dance aerobics for years, but have never tried it until now. Wow, it's a really great workout and boy did I sweat! I find that the upbeat music and dance moves keeps me motivated throughout the ...

FIFA Soccer 12 for Wii

FIFA Soccer 12 for Wii   This past Fall I ventured on to the soccer field as my son's soccer coach.  I had never played the game but figured I could make it fun.  12 cold weeks later the season ended much to my relief.  Coaching a group of 7 year old boys on the soccer field ...

Nintendo Select Games are priced for any budget!! (Prize Pack Giveaway)

Congrats Abbigail R for winning!! Enjoy!! I'm loving the new, lower Nintendo Select pricing on more and more Nintendo favorites- it makes the Wii line more affordable and therefore, accessible to more families- and I think the Wii offers a fun way for families to play together and be at least a little active through the ...

End of Summer Giveaway

End of Summer Celebration: Giveaway #1 Nintendo Selects: Super Mario Galaxy WIN IT BEFORE YOU CAN BUY IT! The Nintendo Selects collection invite players to interact with Nintendo's iconic Mario™ character in imaginative and entertaining ways: Super Mario Galaxy is an out-of-this-world adventure in which Mario must travel through outer space to rescue Princess Peach™ from the devious ...

Just Dance Summer Party (Wii) deal on Amazon

Amazon currently has Just Dance Summer Party for wii priced at $19.99 (regular price is $30). The game received good reviews, and looks like a fun choice for kids. Plus, receive free Amazon Prime 2-Day shipping through Amazon Mom or with a free trial of Amazon Prime. Thanks, Cincinnati Cents!

Wii Play: Motion

We Wii a lot when the weather is crummy.   The past few weeks we have had several rainy and stormy days so we have played the Wii a bit!! Its a fun way for us to have together time, and its a good stress relief for me.  Plus, it gets ALL of us up and moving ...

Mario Kart & K’nex to give away 300 Mario or Luigi K’nex figures DAILY

Free K’NEX Mario Kart Wii Figures Available Receive Mario with the Golden Ticket & Win a Wii! From Monday, June 13, through Friday, July 15, 2011, K’NEX Mario Kart Wii fans can register online to receive a free Mario™ or Luigi™ K’NEX figure. 300 figures will be distributed for each day of the five week promotion. Of ...

Disney’s Tangled: The Video Game

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Disney Tangled: The Video Game takes players on a film-inspired , hair-raising adventure designed for the Wii™ gaming system. In this story-based journey fans will venture into a kingdom filled with colorful 3D environments , creative play, fun quests and competitive challenges. Players will discover multiple activities, meet interesting characters, befriend animals and work as ...