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ONE BABY BAND!

  This is one of the funniest videos I’ve seen in a while. Q, a cool 9 month old, sure can rock the loops. Can’t wait to see his next masterpiece. ONE BABY BAND! on Vimeo on Vimeo

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0 commentsFebruary 26, 2013 at 6:01 pmMusic

A Soccer Goal in Your Backpack!

A Soccer Goal in Your Backpack!

First of all, I love just about anything that transforms into anything else. A backpack that has an embedded soccer goal is nothing short of amazing. As a two-time AYSO coach, I feel particularly qualified to say that this is a “GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAAAL”. GoalMe | Urban Pac

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0 commentsFebruary 13, 2013 at 10:58 amStuff

The John-E-Reader in Action

The John-E-Reader in Action

Finally, a nook for your Nook. Or in this case, a corner for  my Kindle. John-E-Reader    

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0 commentsFebruary 7, 2013 at 2:54 pmFunny Make

Sleepy Puppy GIF | We all know this feeling.

Sleepy Puppy GIF | We all know this feeling.

  After a long day of being an energetic puppy, Elsie couldn’t keep her eyes open any longer.  

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0 commentsFebruary 7, 2013 at 2:37 pmPets

Screen Time: Captain Underpants iPad App Review

Screen Time: Captain Underpants iPad App Review

The Adventures of Captain Underpants First Epic App (iPad – $4.99) will please existing Captain Underpants fans and probably create even more fans for Dav Pilkey’s wildly successful and hilariously irreverent series about everyone’s favorite Y-front wearing superhero. The app is a combination animated storybook with several games.  The storybook stays […]

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0 commentsFebruary 6, 2013 at 4:41 pmApps Play Read

Dog Year Day | A New Tradition

Dog Year Day | A New Tradition

  This is one of those ideas that came from hanging out with my kids and our 9-month-old puppy. I was explaining to them that dogs age around 7 years to a human year and, we realized that there is one day in a lifetime that you are the same […]

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0 commentsFebruary 4, 2013 at 9:37 amPets

John-E-Reader | A Great Bathroom Upgrade

John-E-Reader | A Great Bathroom Upgrade

I was in the bathroom some time ago and I needed a spot to put my Kindle. So I balanced it on the edge of the bathtub and it nearly fell in the water. This was the genesis of a simple idea – a special pocket for an eReader or […]

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0 commentsJanuary 19, 2013 at 10:28 amStuff

Screen Time: Foldify Video Review – A Great App

Screen Time: Foldify Video Review – A Great App

I love this app Foldify. Anything that is at the intersection of pixels and molecules by way of a printer has to be fun for the kids. My kids were comfortable with this in less than a minute and really enjoyed designing cars, crazy people, and, yes, zombies. The full […]

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0 commentsJanuary 15, 2013 at 5:59 pmMake Play Tech

A Random Sight Word – Great For Early Readers

A Random Sight Word – Great For Early Readers

  This is a little web project that came out of an Google App Inventor  project I did some time ago. Just as the name implies, it delivers a random sight word from the Dolch Word list at the touch of a button.  There are loads of sight word based […]

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0 commentsJanuary 9, 2013 at 10:28 pmLearn

The Dimensions of all Major E-Readers and Some Tablets on one Page

The Dimensions of all Major E-Readers and Some Tablets on one Page

I’m currently working on a project that involves a “two sizes fits all” accessory for e-readers – and some tablets. I worked up this chart and thought others might find it useful as well. It’s interesting to see the variations of dimensions for all the major e-readers and some tablets. […]

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0 commentsDecember 18, 2012 at 9:17 pmTech