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Gaming can be more than just a hobby.

Tabletop games

I don’t often boast about my kids. Well I try not to, those that hear me boasting might say otherwise 😉  This week my son received an award for the Best Junior Chess player in his school. I’m exceptionally proud. Samara plays too and she is certainly better than he is,  from what I gather she is the best of the seniors but that award is usually given to the Grade 7’s not the 6’s so she should get one year. The thing that I’m really excited about is not the achievement itself but the fact that Ronin did it even though he has ADD.

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Old vs New, I don’t have to keep buying the new stuff.

Old vs New

There’s a glut of new games on the market these days. More and more are being released each month. I’m always excited for new stuff but it’s kind of crazy to keep up. A friend recently asked me if we can play something that we have not tried in a while and this got me thinking. There’s nothing wrong with the older games.

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Life, it’s the cause of all your joy and it can make you want to slit your wrists.

So, I’ve mentioned before how life happens when you’re making plans. Well there’s another saying that I’ve skimmed past. Life is a b!tch and then you die. I’ve always thought that you are in control, that was before I was diagnosed with depression.

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