After a few late nights we are all a little tired, so we took it easy this afternoon, the girls and I played Bananagrams - it's like Scrabble without boundaries!
Each player takes 21 tiles, then using your own tiles you make interlocking words - your partners do the same with their own tiles, the first player to use up her tiles (without cheating) shouts "BANANAGRAMS" and wins!
It's a great game - which was given to us by my friend Gordon.
Obviously you try to use up the letters with a few longish words, that make you look half intelligent, or if you're like me you hope for a dream selection from which you could spell lots of related words - very satisfying!
A dream selection could be
Although, more often they look like this -
The children use it to get my attention....
Has anyone else got a good Bananagram?
8 years ago