Charity Challenge Week 2 Night 2 – Fugitive

Charity Challenge Week 2 Night 2 – Fugitive

Welcome back!  Night 2 of Week 2 finds us tied up 3-3 and with me in the lead for the first time in this year’s competition.  If you’d like to donate to our charity drive, please visit our Extra Life page for donation details.  Thank you all for your support. The Choice Since I got the week off to a start with a win during our Patchwork showdown Rachel gets to pick the game tonight.  Her approach tonight?  “This doesn’t…

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Charity Challenge Week 2 Night 1 – Patchwork

Charity Challenge Week 2 Night 1 – Patchwork

Welcome to week 2 of Rachel and Ryan’s charity challenge!  If you’re just joining us, we are raising money in support of Toronto Sick Kids hospital by playing board games every day for five weeks.  In addition to raising money and awareness for this great charitable cause there’s pride on the line – we are competing for the O’Sullivan Household Board Game Championship!  If you’d like to donate or to learn more about our Extra Life campaign please visit our…

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Charity Challenge Night 5 – PitchCar

Charity Challenge Night 5 – PitchCar

Week 1 is all wrapped up with Rachel’s Quarto win so today we’re playing for fun and a little bit of pride.  Thank you for following along with our charity challenge.  We’re raising money and awareness for Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital – if you want to learn more or donate please visit our Extra Life donation page here. The Choice The pressure is off tonight and it’s my pick.  So I’ve decided to pick a breezy dexterity game – PitchCar!…

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Charity Challenge Night 4 – Quarto

Charity Challenge Night 4 – Quarto

Guys I won!  Night 4 and I’ve got a point on the board, bringing us to 2-1 for the week.  Rachel only needs one more win to claim the week.  Remember we are doing all of this to support Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital and we love and appreciate all of your support for this initiative.  If you’d like to donate please visit our donation page here. The Choice Rachel walked over to the board game shelf this evening and immediately…

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Charity Challenge Night 3 – Gismos

Charity Challenge Night 3 – Gismos

Welcome back to Night 3 of our Charity Gaming challenge!  If you’re just joining us we are raising funds and awareness for Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital!  If you’d like to donate or learn more please check out our donation page here. Night 3 starts with me down by two games and if I lose tonight Rachel will carry week 1 and be on her way to retaining her trophy.  Not good. The Choice I need to go deep tonight.  I…

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Charity Challenge Night 2 – Space Base

Charity Challenge Night 2 – Space Base

Night 2 and I’m already losing the competition.  We’re just getting started so I want to remind you that we’re doing this challenge to raise money and awareness for Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital.  If you’d like to learn more or donate please visit our donation page here. The Choice I lost the first night so the choice again falls to me tonight.  There’s one type of game where Rachel tends to struggle – engine building games.  You build these little…

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Charity Challenge Night 1 – Welcome to…

Charity Challenge Night 1 – Welcome to…

Welcome, welcome, welcome to Night 1 of the charity challenge!  In case this is your first time checking out this blog and are wondering what the heck is going on here you might want to start on our charity challenge page over here. The quick version is this:  We (Rachel and I) are raising money and awareness for Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital.  For an entire month we will play games every day in a competition that’s one part household championship…

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Slight Delay in Proceedings

Slight Delay in Proceedings

I had originally posted a week ago that we would be starting our charity board game challenge but due to real life commitments for both Rachel and I we delayed the beginning of the competition to this week!  So we are go as of yesterday and will be rolling out our daily updates starting now!  Let’s see how I got on on night 1!

2018 Charity Challenge!

2018 Charity Challenge!

It’s that time of year again – time for Rachel and Ryan’s charity challenge supporting Toronto’s Sick Kids hospital!  For the month of November we’ll be playing board games every night to raise awareness and funds for Sick Kids Hospital.  Also on the line will be the Charity Cup – our household board gaming championship.  Rachel has now won two years in a row and I think for my own cred I need to pull off a win this year…

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Extra Life Charity Challenge Penultimate Update!

Extra Life Charity Challenge Penultimate Update!

We are in the home stretch of our Extra Life Charity challenge!  So far Rachel and I have raised $450 of our $500 goal in support of Sick Kids hospital.  If you would like to donate there’s still time to do so here. This is our penultimate update!  Rachel has already won the Bowsullivan Cup, our family board game trophy by winning 3 out of the 4 weeks played so far.  I still can win the most games in the…

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