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Month: November 2018

Affordable White Elephant Gift Ideas Your Secret Santa Will Love!

White Elephant Gift Ideas Finding White Elephant gifts can be a daunting task. If you don’t know what a white elephant gift is, it’s basically a gift exchange where people try to walk away with the best present. It is also known in other parts of the world as a Yankee Swap (maybe a little politically incorrect, hmm?) and Dirty Santa. What is a White Elephant Gift? The rules can vary but how it generally works is like this: Each player brings one wrapped gift to contribute to a common pool Players draw numbers to determine which order they will go in. First and last is…

Obscure TV Shows Generation X Kids Had to Watch

I’m a member of Generation X. And like every other Gen X kid who grew up in the 70s and 80s, we didn’t have cable or streaming TV like Netflix or YouTube.  Our choices sucked. Don’t believe me? Get a load of these obscure TV shows Generation X kids were stuck watching before cable TV. It wasn’t called the Boob Tube for nothing! You see children, before Cable, TV options were very limited. In the 70s and 80s, there were only 5 or 6 channels to choose from (out of 13) and the rest was just snow. Remote controls were…