On any given week, I can tell you what board game was left on our kitchen table from recent play.
Or which I'm anticipating opening for our next game night.
As a former YA librarian, I also spent the last 5+ years playing board and card games in teen programs each week.
Board games have evolved to include some pretty complex mechanics and more varied themes.
Going beyond the fact that board games have been proven to boost cognitive function.
Here are a few skills or life-lessons that have come into focus through the lens of playing board games: