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The New Family Game Night

Try these easy, fun ways to connect with your kids on those long winter nights.

Lambeth Hochwald

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Why Family Togetherness Matters

We all know that as kids get older, it's harder to connect with them. They're busy, they have a close personal relationship with their phone and computer, and friends trump mom and dad. But the long nights of winter provide a great opportunity to bond. Yes, we're talking games. Game night is one of the easiest ways for families to connect and build future memories. The options are endless (so there's bound to be something that appeals to even that too-bored-to-breathe teenager) and all you need is about hour. Here, seven reasons game night is one of the best traditions you should start—today—with your family.

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