Mille Bornes

Winter weekends are a good reason to dust off games that’ve been sitting on the shelf too long. Cracked open Mille Bornes and gave it a spin. Honestly don’t think I’d played this French road racing card game for decades, though it was a staple with Canasta and Euchre growing up. The game instructions would benefit […]

Still life on game night

Game night with friends. Managed to squeeze in a slew of games: Love Letter – Card game, kind of like Clue where you try to expose others while getting your love letter to the princess. Cards Against Humanity – The filthy Apples to Apples. Always fun. Always. Dixit – Each card in the game is an artful […]

The day ended with Canasta

Ready to rock Canasta in style

It’s bound to happen… you’re shopping for gifts and something speaks to YOU. As did this double deck of vintage playing cards replete with owls. I got ’em over at Drew’s Kitsch Café and they arrived lickety-split. I’m playing with full decks of cards. Now who wants to play Canasta?