Zombies are Moving In My House

My home is apparently no longer safe. Yes, it seems there are zombies on the move. And with my record of keeping plants alive for roughly 90 seconds, I think we’re in big trouble. Yes, I’m talking about Plants vs. Zombies, though in this case, luckily, it’s just some of the latest building sets from K’NEX. As a K’NEX Ambassador, I get to review all sorts of goodies for them and my boys couldn’t have …

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Win a KNEX Plants vs. Zombies Wild West Skirmish Set (Ends 6/23)

I honestly can’t get enough of Plants vs. Zombies. Not just the game, but the entire franchise. Yes, franchise. Once you have collectible figures and T-shirts featuring your characters, you know you’ve made it. That’s why I did a full-on Happy Dance (no, there isn’t any video, sorry. But trust me, my dancing is not pretty) when I learned that K’NEX now has a whole line of Plants vs. Zombies building sets! They sent me …

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Win RISK: Plants vs. Zombies Collector’s Edition (Ends 11/5)

One of my favorite games as a kid was RISK. It’s a classic board game that beautifully mixes skill and luck with one goal in mind: World Domination! I played it a ton when I was younger, usually with my buddy Gary. He had two older brothers and a basement full (we’re talking floor to ceiling!) with board games. So he even had one of the original versions with wooden pieces! Allie and I recently …

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Arm Yourself with Floss and a Toothbrush to Stop Zombie Mouth

When it comes to fighting tooth decay, the first thing that comes to mind for me are the Cavity Creeps. Any other kids from the ’80s remember them? They were big mud-like critters that were part of a fun teeth-brushing campaign from Crest. At least I think it was Crest. They’d just march and march, while repeatedly chanting,  “We make holes in teeth. We make holes in teeth.” It was a great commercial that stuck …

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