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We Love Chess: 5 Favorite Products To Teach Kids Chess

I first beat Mike on our honeymoon. We were staying at some small B&B in California, and it was raining that day. Moodily, we...

Checkmate: 10 Cool Chess Boards To Gift

If there's one holiday gift move to make this year, if you're also obsessed with The Queen's Gambit, it's this: order a Chess Board...

No Pool, No Problem: Our Favorite Summer Sprinklers For Kids

How do we get the kids outside, in the city, and keep them cool—through the summer, at a safe social distance —and in such...

Gift Guide For The Comic Book Lover

I think one of the most daunting things about walking into an art store is the 4,000 types of paper and 800 types of...

A Gift Guide For The Kid Who Makes Their Own Adventures

So as a kid, sure I had stuff, but honestly most of the memories I can pull up with the ol’ brain box are...

The Nintendo Switch: The Best Video Game System for Kids

Nintendo Switch Console I've been saying I would write this post on the Nintendo Switch™ for almost a full year now. Sydney (the ah-mazing TME...

Our Top 10 Not-So-Serious Gifts (That Are Still Really Useful)

We really wanted to find ones that embody this practical-yet-unexpected spirit. Gifts that would truly be delightful to both give and receive.

The Best Video Games For Kids (That Aren’t First-Person Shooters) –...

Hey guys, it's Syd! Some of you may remember the last post I wrote about games for kiddos that aren't first-person shooters a while...

The Best Tools For Summer Learning: Keep Those Little Brains Working!

Summer Learning!!!! Who is excited about workbooks and making your kids sit at little desks and complete daily math and spelling practice?? Anyone...anyone? Embarrassed...

Awesome Graphic Novels For Kids (Recommended by The Coolest Comic Book...

We spent the first part of our Christmas holiday in Grand Rapids, Michigan, visiting Mike's family. Because Christmas fell on a Tuesday this year,...