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Tech Tuesday – A Few Favorite iPad Apps

Long ago, I surrendered to the fact that my iPad is “our” iPad. Good or bad, immersion in technology is part of life today and sorting through the muck is a teachable moment. I wanted to share a few of my favorite apps, many of them we enjoy as a family – especially Toontastic (more on that later). With iPads becoming so prevalent in early … Continue reading Tech Tuesday – A Few Favorite iPad Apps

Guest Post by The Book Chook: Digital Art Websites for Kids

If you’ve been wondering about my sudden disappearance – it’s all been for a good cause. Our house has SOLD! I won’t jinx things by packing yet, but we’re out of attorney review and pending the “all-clear” on the inspection, we’ll be moving to our new home (dubbed Frog Pond Farm) the first of August! Back in January when I took the plunge and starting … Continue reading Guest Post by The Book Chook: Digital Art Websites for Kids

Great Valentine’s Reads In Books and Online

I visited my local library Monday, really sad that the due date had arrived for our Valentine’s story books. After reading “Sweethearts” by Jan Carr every night for the past two weeks, I’ve grown rather attached to the sweet family of panda bears who inhabit its pages. Of all the holiday themed books we checked out, this was by far my favorite. Claire has been so … Continue reading Great Valentine’s Reads In Books and Online

Tech for Tots: Google’s Art Project

Thank You Google, You Rock!If you haven’t seen it yet, you must check out this site: Google’s Art Project. I am enthralled. What’s so cool about this is that in addition to the EXTREME closeups of the artwork (that’s a portion of The Starry Night in the screenshot below) is that they rode this steady-cam style bike thing around and gave us Street View…in a museum! For me … Continue reading Tech for Tots: Google’s Art Project