I remember when Pong came out. I played the original Atari at a friend’s house but we never had one of our own. Then I went off to college, the first two years at a military academy, so I completely missed the video gaming revolution.
My kids have offered to teach me but the games haven’t interested me enough to want to spend the time learning.
Until we got a Wii and I saw this Wii Fit product.
A game that helped you lose weight.
As someone who’s struggled with eating right and being in shape her entire life, this was definitely appealing. I admit, I don’t use it as much as I should, as I prefer going out to the YMCA, but this is the first video game I love. I totally kill on the obstacle course. My younger son is jealous.
Apparently, I’m not the only mom who loves this game because there’s an entire website devoted to it: Wii Mommies.
[Read Corrina Lawson’s interview with Wii Mommy Julie Mahoney on GeekMom!]