Keeping Kids Healthy during the School Year

Keeping Kids Healthy in School

Ideas on how to keep children healthy throughout the school year.

ThinkFun’s Robot Turtles

Thinkfun Robot Turtles

Review of Thinkfun Robot Turtles – a board game that teaches kids about computer programming.

Apple debuting iWatch on September 9th?

Dick Tracy

The Apple rumor mill has reached a fever pitch about the latest wearable gadget unofficially dubbed the “iWatch”. Recode’s sources reports Apple will debut the device on September 9th — the same day we might see at least one new iPhone. There’s no proof at this point, hence the the rumor designation, but Recode’s prediction…

“Is a Camel a Mammal?” by Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss

The influence of Dr. Seusss lives on in the digital world. An interactive ebook version of Dr. Seuss’s “Is a Camel a Mammal?” starring The Cat in the Hat is now available on the iPad courtesy of Oceanhouse Media. We were given a download code to review the app.

Guardians of the Galaxy: Come and get your love

Guardians of the Galaxy

About a year ago, I read that Marvel Studios was producing a movie titled “Guardians of the Galaxy” which would be based on characters from the comic book series. Admittedly I’d never heard of these Marvel characters before. The movie trailer offered a glimpse of the story yet ultimately left me feeling perplexed. Was it…

Kid Conversations #3

kid conversatoins

Things that kids say on any given day.. The following is an excerpt of an overheard conversation on a recent vacation road trip.

Planes: Fire & Rescue

Planes: Fire & Rescue

Review of Walt Disney Pictures “Planes: Fire & Rescue”, sequel to 2013’s hit animated movie “Planes”.

Batman Day: July 23, 2014

Batman Day

Batman has always held a special place in comic book fans’ hearts. He has no superpowers yet may be arguably the greatest superhero ever. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Dark Knight. To celebrate, DC Entertainment is partnering with thousands of comic book stores nationwide for “Batman Day” on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

Weird Al’s “Word Crimes” wins like School House Rock

Weird Al "Word Crimes"

Weird Al released a new song called “Word Crimes.” We think the music video is brilliant.