I was looking through my Facebook memories today and I came across a post of mine from a year ago where I discussed the mental health struggles I was going through at the time. I was dealing with post-partum depression on top of my already existing depression and anxiety and I ended up hospitalized for a week. It’s hard for me to believe that it’s already been a year since I hit that low point in my life. Since then, I’ve come a long way and gaming has been a part of that journey in getting better. As a sort of celebration of my ongoing recovery, I thought I would discuss some of the mental health benefits board games can bring.
Today is International Women’s Day and I thought that for my first post in quite some time, I would discuss my thoughts on the board game community and the inclusion (or lack thereof sometimes) of women.Continue reading “Women and the Board Game Community”
Hello everyone. I know it’s been quite awhile since I’ve posted on here. I figured I’d give everyone an update on what’s been going on.
Today, I went to my very first board game convention right here in Ottawa called CanGames.
Today, I’m asking one of the most important questions in the world of board gaming.
What colour do you play with?
Today, for those not already in the know, is International Tabletop Day. I hope all of you enjoy some gaming today. I personally know I most likely will, albeit I’m not sure what we’ll be playing.
I’ve also got a question for my readers: do you like playing games with background music?
Hi everyone! I know it’s been quite awhile since I’ve posted on here. I’ve had a lot of trying events in my personal life that have taken up my time, but I am back and wanting to post more about some board games!