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Less screen time, more family-friendly board games

Posted at 10:43 AM, Oct 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-14 10:43:54-04

As families continue to spend more time together, especially as we enter the cooler months and another possible lock down, board games continue to rise in popularity as they offer a fun escape, socialization and reduced screen time – and are a fun solution during these isolating times.

But what are the best new games that can help promote inter-generational play, encourage open conversations and even encourage friendly competition?

Lifestyle and parenting expert Amanda Mushro showcased and discussed some of the latest "screen free" board games that will keep you entertained and "connected" with the family. Amanda is a nationally recognized parenting expert (and a mom) who has appeared on national and local broadcast stations. She is also the writer behind the blogs and