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October 24, 2017
Rachael Tom

Make Learning Fun: Brainteasers

Brainteasers

Hello puzzle lovers, our brand-new game Cat Crimes is now in stores! To celebrate, we're sharing cat-themed brainteasers this week!

If you like logic games, and fun online games in general, be sure to check out our Play Online section- our game Solitaire Chess is a lot of fun!  In the meantime, make learning fun with these great brainteasers and find the answers to last week's puzzles at the bottom. We are thrilled to bring you three brainteasers every week, along with the answers to last week's brainteasers.

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October 19, 2017
Rachael Tom

Sweet Recipes to Trick or Treat Yo’ Self

Creativity

Halloween is the time of year where people look forward to eating all their favorite sweets for a week straight. As delicious as they can be, it also fun to make your own! Whether it be for a Halloween party for thirty people or three, these sweet recipes are sure to spook and satisfy. Have the kiddos help out and they may have a whole new appreciation for their favorite candies too!

 

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October 18, 2017
Rachael Tom

Make Learning Fun: Brainteasers

Brainteasers

Hello puzzle lovers, we're continuing our 100th Brainteaser Post celebration from last week! To celebrate, we're sharing bonus challenges from our new game Cat Crimes, coming soon! If you can't wait to get your paws on it, be sure to visit our Product Page for its release later this month. We are thrilled to bring you three brainteasers every week, along with the answers to last week's brainteasers. Next week we'll have even more Cat Crimes bonus challenges to share with you, so stay tuned!

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October 14, 2017
Rachael Tom

Pet Series: Meet the Cats of ThinkFun!

Insider

In anticipation of the long-awaited game Cat Crimes (in stores this month), we are very excited for the last installment of our Pet Series! If you can't wait to play it, check out our 100th Brainteaser Post, which includes bonus challenges from the game!

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October 11, 2017
Rachael Tom

Make Learning Fun: 100th Brainteasers Post!

Brainteasers

Hello puzzle lovers, this is a special week because today is our 100th Brainteaser Post! To celebrate, we're sharing bonus challenges from our new game Cat Crimes, coming soon! If you can't wait to get your paws on it, be sure to visit our Product Page for its release later this month. We are thrilled to bring you three brainteasers every week, along with the answers to last week's brainteasers. Next week we'll have even more Cat Crimes bonus challenges to share with you, so stay tuned!

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October 09, 2017
Kathy Beyerle

6 Haunting Board Games for Halloween

The month of October is filled with spooky activities and lots of fun in preparation for Halloween! In addition to fog machines, sound effects, costumes, and candy, there are also Halloween parties! Prepare for your get-together using our Pinterest Board for holiday snack and decoration ideas. To ensure all your guests of all ages are having fun, we've created a list of our favorite Halloween table top games! Pick one of these games for a spooky night in with friends or the family!

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October 07, 2017
Rachael Tom

Early Literacy: Our Favorite Childhood Books

Learning at Home

To foster a love for reading in children, we often turn to our own favorite childhood storybooks. ThinkFun staff members were asked what their beloved stories were as children to help inspire you and your early readers. Research shows that early literacy creates a foundation that not only empowers children to understand the relationships between reading and writing, but also helps develop life skills. To learn more about early literacy development, check out our Milestone Series blog post. We hope some of our favorite childhood stories may become favorites in your home too! What was your favorite story as a child?

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