Inspired by kids who love celebrations (and their parents), Yay! provides ideas for special days like Static Electricity Day, National Backwards Day, Measure Your Feet Day, Hug Your Cat Day, and many more. This journal includes a Yay Days perpetual calendar and stickers to customize your own celebration schedule.
Punderdome Food Fight Expansion Pack
If you appreciate books like The Pun Also Rises and Tequila Mockingbird, get yourself ready for the ultimate showdown with Punderdome. This card game becomes even more fun with the Food Fight and Wild Things expansion packs. The aim of this group game is to make the worst jokes possible—the punnier the better!
Cinephile: A Card Game
This party game is a well-crafted mix of sleek design, pop culture, and film—sure to be a hit at any holiday event. With multiple ways to play based on difficulty level, you’ll be racking your brains for Denzel Washington’s lesser-known films, Jake Gyllenhaal’s filmography, and Jennifer Lopez’s most memorable cameos.
Illuminated Playing Cards
Illuminated Playing Cards is a beautifully boxed set of two decks of playing cards, complete with a pamphlet including the rules to four popular card games and instructions to complete an easy three-card tarot reading. Boring card decks, be gone! It’s time to illuminate your gameplay.
Duck & Goose Matching Game
Looking for ways to expand a toddler’s vocabulary? Or teaching moments to elicit a giggle or two? These matching games, each made up of 20 pairs of matching cards, are perfect for working your kid’s memory and building word recognition with characters from their favorite books by Emily Winfield Martin and Tad Hills. Once your little one is done with Duck & Goose, flip over the brightly colored tiles of Dream World Matching Game to meet all kinds of friends: mermaids, bears, tigers, foxes, and narwhals.
Presidential Puzzlemint 500-Piece Puzzle
This mind-bending, 500-piece puzzle is sure to keep you and your family busy on a cold day. Piece together Abe Lincoln’s $5 portrait using the full-size poster version of the image for reference.
Deal or Duel Hamilton Game
In the face of the American Revolution, only one person always came out on top: Alexander Hamilton. Pit your survival instincts and spending savvy against other players in this historical action card game, which is sure to fire up any family gathering.
Whether you’re looking for a way to de-stress, beat boredom, or reconnect with loved ones, we’ve got the goods: entertaining family games to keep you cozy and busy in the great indoors.
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