My path of discovery has been going with my daughter to the Board Game Cafe and trying three to four games in a night.
Favourite games this month:
- Sleeping Queens
- Ghost Blitz
- Fuchs & Fertig
- Checkers (at home)
I've learned that my six year-old can adapt to new rules within minutes (I misread a part of Sleeping Queens), think probabilisticly (F&F makes you guess the size of the subsequent card relative to the one visible), and outright beat me at Checkers.
It's so engaging. Later I hope to jot down other Dad lessons learned. In the meantime, here's this wise man: