Category Archives: accessories

Review and Giveaway: Bluebee Pals Interactive Bluetooth Toy (a $65 value!)

When the folks at Bluebee Pals asked if I might be interested in reviewing one of their adorable Bluebee Pals, I said “sure” thinking that it would be a cute little distraction for my kids but probably just a novelty item. You know, just a toy. So, imagine my delight upon receiving Leo the Lion… Continue Reading

Price Slash: Get an iPhone 5c for only $29 or an iPhone 5s for $99.

Hold on to your pantyhose if you wear them, folks because Walmart has permanently slashed the prices of iPhone 5c and iPhone 5S. According to ABC News, Walmart announced that with a two-year contract purchased in stores only with Verizon, AT&T or Sprint, shoppers can bring a 16GB iPhone 5c home for only $29 (was… Continue Reading

Back to School Giveaway: IDME Wristbands!

It's another giveaway! And this time it's for a really cool and useful product for kids. I have FOUR iDME wristbands worth $16.99 each to give away. What is an iDME wristband I hear you say? It’s a comfortable and colorful band that carries emergency contact and identity information that could protect your child. If you've… Continue Reading

Case Wars: Round Two Redux

Many cases these days claim to be engineered to US military specs but what do those specs mean in a classroom full of kids on the spectrum? We put six cases to the test and learned drop protection is only one factor to consider when selecting a case for your iPad. Continue Reading

Case Wars: Round Two

Everybody remembers a few months ago when Lisa R.'s small dainty daughter The Tot put a couple of iPad cases through their paces. She dropped them, bit them and declared, "you bite it, it doesn't do anything." Now we've decided to up the ante. Six cases from six different manufacturers against 10 hormone addled preteen… Continue Reading