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Word find or crossword puzzles?

Started 1358882214.07 in Viewpoints | Last reply 1358983447.307 by SuesCat

I go w/word find. Never got into crossword puzzles. But I like Scrabble. I also liked to play Picturenary. Monopoly was too long to play.

What game type stuff do you like or did you like when you played? Yahtzee? That was ok.

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lulu21358882504.6321297 PostsRegistered 8/1/2007

Given the choice of only those two, crossword.

dooBdoo1358882725.89316460 PostsRegistered 6/27/2010Beautiful Southeast USA

I've gotten hooked on crossword puzzles since I started using a great app on my iPhone and iPad. It's been a long time since I've played board games, but I remember enjoying Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly. It might be fun to start those again!


~★~ "You don't have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground. If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is.” ~Red Haircrow

deepwaterd­otter1358882725.93312693 PostsRegistered 9/1/2005America's Dairyland

NY Times Sunday Crossword is my favorite.

"Take your makeup off, Let your hair down. Take a breath, Look into the mirror at yourself. Don't you like you? 'Cause I like you! - "Try" by Colbie Caillat

Rainbows a­nd Roses1358882726.0718545 PostsRegistered 6/4/2011

I like word find and I need to start doing this again........it is the therapy my doctor wants me to do. Also using your oposite hand is good for our brains too.

"Crying is for plain women, Pretty women go shopping." Oscar Wilde

"The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion but cosmetics are easier to buy." YSL

Rainbows a­nd Roses1358882781.6918545 PostsRegistered 6/4/2011

These things are so great for the brain. Happy all is doing something to keep their brains alert.

"Crying is for plain women, Pretty women go shopping." Oscar Wilde

"The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion but cosmetics are easier to buy." YSL

qualitygal1358882888.2535069 PostsRegistered 11/9/2007

R&R, mine needs A LOT of work. {#emotions_dlg.lol}

Your mind is your garden, your thoughts are the seeds. You can grow flowers, or you can grow weeds.
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haveasmile­yday1358883025.4232379 PostsRegistered 1/27/2008anywhere with friends

wordfind



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straykatz1358883290.548686 PostsRegistered 6/13/2007

Crossword

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Sometimes you just need to take a nap and get over it.

Preds1358883339.28321293 PostsRegistered 12/17/2012Here and there

Wordfind for me, but I always end up helping my SO with his daily crosswords.

" The reason I talk to myself is that I'm the only one whose answers I accept." George Carlin

seehorse1358883482.962096 PostsRegistered 10/6/2004

Crosswords for me.

Nice puzzle link: http://puzzles.usatoday.com/

faeriemoon1358883535.4076166 PostsRegistered 5/13/2005

Crossword for me.

Adding: I also love to play "Every Word" on my Kindle.

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Krimpette1358883639.0410017 PostsRegistered 9/7/2007MidAtlantic

Love crosswords! Also enjoy Word Find, or most any other word games. I have Scrabble software on my laptop and play against the computer whenever time permits.

Being retired, I just love starting my morning having breakfast while reading the newspaper and then doing the crossword puzzle. Ahhhh!

cab19551358887214.511199 PostsRegistered 11/17/2004southwest michigan

Scrabble. Still love it. WWF now. :) cb

Hildegarde­ Withers1358887697.04323360 PostsRegistered 7/3/2008

I've always enjoyed playing Yahtzee. I like Word Search & Crossword puzzles, but haven't worked on any recently.

When our kids were younger, we'd play so many board games with them, but they've out grown them now.

It might sound boring to some, but I think it would be fun to have Yahtzee night with some of the neighborhood ladies. Food & drinks, too.


Maggie No­lia1358888298.5974093 PostsRegistered 11/8/2012

I'm a crossword puzzle addict.





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Krimpette1358889194.73710017 PostsRegistered 9/7/2007MidAtlantic
On 1/22/2013 Hildegarde Withers said:

I've always enjoyed playing Yahtzee. I like Word Search & Crossword puzzles, but haven't worked on any recently.

When our kids were younger, we'd play so many board games with them, but they've out grown them now.

It might sound boring to some, but I think it would be fun to have Yahtzee night with some of the neighborhood ladies. Food & drinks, too.

May I come? I used to love Yahtzee!!!!!!!!!!! (I'll even bring a bottle of wine!) Smile

dooBdoo1358889852.9316460 PostsRegistered 6/27/2010Beautiful Southeast USA
On 1/22/2013 dooBdoo said:

I've gotten hooked on crossword puzzles since I started using a great app on my iPhone and iPad. It's been a long time since I've played board games, but I remember enjoying Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly. It might be fun to start those again!

I forgot about another app I can get really addicted to. It's called "Hangman" (by Finger Arts) and it's like the old hangman game but it uses current news headlines with links to the full articles. It's pretty tough to solve, and I find myself reading about news items I would otherwise have missed.


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VanSleepy1358890700.8872774 PostsRegistered 10/5/2010
My mother always had a subscription to Dell Crosswords. When I was young I would do all the puzzles and word games that she didn't do because they were too easy for her. I was so proud when I could do a hard one lol. I do all 5 puzzles in my newspaper every day. Always hated Scrabble, though, for some reason.

kachina6241358892209.76715888 PostsRegistered 10/6/2004New Mexico
I do the crossword in the newspaper every day and often do then online also.

Tuskney1358902655.41848 PostsRegistered 3/1/2011

I do Sudoku's too.

gidgetgoes­hawaiian135890291710193 PostsRegistered 10/6/2004
On 1/22/2013 dooBdoo said:

I've gotten hooked on crossword puzzles since I started using a great app on my iPhone and iPad. It's been a long time since I've played board games, but I remember enjoying Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly. It might be fun to start those again!

Which crossword puzzle app are you using?

dooBdoo1358903458.1216460 PostsRegistered 6/27/2010Beautiful Southeast USA
On 1/22/2013 gidgetgoeshawaiian said:
On 1/22/2013 dooBdoo said:

I've gotten hooked on crossword puzzles since I started using a great app on my iPhone and iPad. It's been a long time since I've played board games, but I remember enjoying Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly. It might be fun to start those again!

Which crossword puzzle app are you using?
It's "Crosswords" by Stand Alone, Inc. I began with the free app, but I found the paid app to be worth the cost (I've used it for 3 or 4 years). They have a pretty good number of puzzle providers from easy to very difficult, included in the one-time price, and their customer support it great. I'm wondering which Wordplay or Wordfind apps are good -- I've never tried playing those.


~★~ "You don't have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground. If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is.” ~Red Haircrow

croemer1358903511.07774654 PostsRegistered 1/29/2009

Wordfind

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lolakimono1358903960.7313467 PostsRegistered 3/29/2012

wordfind for me

but I do like Scrabble and Upwards {#emotions_dlg.thumbup}

gidgetgoes­hawaiian1358904029.5610193 PostsRegistered 10/6/2004
On 1/22/2013 dooBdoo said:
On 1/22/2013 gidgetgoeshawaiian said:
On 1/22/2013 dooBdoo said:

I've gotten hooked on crossword puzzles since I started using a great app on my iPhone and iPad. It's been a long time since I've played board games, but I remember enjoying Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly. It might be fun to start those again!

Which crossword puzzle app are you using?
It's "Crosswords" by Stand Alone, Inc. I began with the free app, but I found the paid app to be worth the cost (I've used it for 3 or 4 years). They have a pretty good number of puzzle providers from easy to very difficult, included in the one-time price, and their customer support it great. I'm wondering which Wordplay or Wordfind apps are good -- I've never tried playing those.
Thanks! I just downloaded the free version to see if I like it.

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