Drop Dead Dice game review!

Drop Dead Dice game review!

Do you ever get sucked into the Pinterest portal.

You know, your kids are bored.

The last holiday or birthday was more then three days ago.

So you’re looking for something to do with the kids. You come across some ideas… but, you don’t have the right supplies. Or the prep time is far to long. Whatever the case, if that’s you…

I have something!

Unless you don’t have 5 dice… then I’m sorry… I’ve failed you 😐

I wasn’t even looking for something to do, it just popped up on my feed. Like it wanted us to play…

It’s called “drop dead dice game”!! Pause, it’s kid friendly, don’t worry! It was a learning game AND it was super fun! Which in my book… is kinda like winning the lottery.

It can be played with 5 or 10 dice 🎲 for 2 players, if you use 5 you’ll have to share. You could play with more but I would stick to 5 dice.

• You’ll need something to keep score on and write with.

That’s it!!! Seriously I can’t make this up.

You play until all of your dice are gone, you start with five dice,

•Roll 1- if you

A. Roll a 5 or 2 take those out and roll again. Don’t add any numbers yet.

B. If there are NO 5 or 2’s you add up all the numbers on the dice. Roll again with ALL dice.

Which is PERFECT for our little beginner math kiddos. A counted the dots and told me what she had.

You get so excited when you’re playing this sometimes you forget the rules 😂

Pin this so you’ll have it for later!

If you took out your 5’s and 2’s and on your next turn you had no 5’s or 2’s you then can add up all your dice and roll them all again.

You continue till the dice are gone.

A and I chose to do each game as it’s own, highest score winner.

For score keeping, we used a laminated sheet of paper that has lines for practicing writing, it wipes off easy which is perfect.

Ideally, you’d never get a 5 or 2 and could stack your points. You roll again after numbers are added… roll a 5 or 2 take them out and roll again.

Hopefully this pattern makes sense! I did not make up this game nor do I own any rights to it.

Original post can be found here 

from https://www.whatdowedoallday.com/

A and I played for almost all of J’s nap-time {over an hour} before she mentioned she was bored.

Total win!! Parent Points 4/5

I hope everyone is having a great New Year so far!!

Have you found any games for your kiddos on Pinterest?

Share some in the comments! Like what you read? Give me a follow please!

What would you do if you won the lottery? 31 Day Blog Challenge Day TWELVE

What would you do if you won the lottery? 31 Day Blog Challenge Day TWELVE

I started this 31 Day blog Challenge because I wanted to commit to daily blogging. Sometimes we get writers block, I was doing GREAT the first couple weeks of my blog.

Then it hit me, the bug… the writers ‘blockitis’. I was stuck and I could see myself just loosing hope. Is this really what I want you guys to know about me? Not really…but it’s true ya’ll we’re all human!

There were a few nights I wanted to go to bed and skip writing, “baby J and little A need me more”, I tell myself. Truth is, this isn’t affecting them. I CAN manage my blog.

It’s something just for ME, which brings us to Day TWELVE of the 

31 Day Blog Challenge

What would you do if you won the lottery?

If I won the lottery I would look for the perfect place to live! I want to live semi- in the middle of nowhere. I would love a little farm or something for the kids to grow up and learn on. I would invest in something, I just don’t know what.

If I’m rolling in the cash you can bet that I would be making a Disney World trip, it’s a dream of mine to go! I could get a great doctor for myself and others in my family. Take a vacation, spend time with my family without worrying about finances.

Those are just a few of the things I would do, I could make this list go on and on. What would you buy if you won the lottery? Are you following the 31 day blog challenge? Share your posts with me!

Need to catch up? Day ONE Day TWO Day THREE Day FOUR Day FIVE Day SIX Day SEVEN Day EIGHT&NINE Day TEN Day ELEVEN