Category Archives: Android

Talking ABC has been updated! And it’s still a Top Pick! (Also – for a limited time, download the French version for FREE!)

Talking ABC has been updated! And it’s still a Top Pick! (Also – for a limited time, download the French version for FREE!)

Bottom line: Talking ABC has been updated recently, and it’s still one of my favorite ABC apps of all time with awesome claymation graphics and adorable characters. It’s still a Top Pick in my book! They’ve also recently released the French and German versions of this app. The French version is free for a limited… Continue Reading

Good Free App of the Day: Birdhouse for Special Needs can help your family stay organized!

Good Free App of the Day: Birdhouse for Special Needs can help your family stay organized!

One of our favorite organizational tools, Birdhouse for Special Needs, is our good free app of the day! This highly customizable app is an invaluable tool for any family, especially during these busy, busy times. What a convenient way to keep everybody on the same page. Did I mention that it’s FREE? If you haven’t tried… Continue Reading

Top Pick App for Kids: Dr. Panda makes candy! Get creative with everyone’s favorite Panda.

Top Pick App for Kids: Dr. Panda makes candy! Get creative with everyone’s favorite Panda.

Bottom Line: My eight year old daughter discovered Dr. Panda Candy Factory before I even knew it had fully downloaded. She immediately declared it her favorite Dr. Panda, with so much to do and learn. As a long time Dr. Panda fan, this is high praise. And Dr. Panda Candy Factory really is full of… Continue Reading

Best Minecraft apps for your obsessed kid!

Best Minecraft apps for your obsessed kid!

Dear daughter: I know you find this hard to believe, but there are apps out there that you would enjoy that are NOT related to Minecraft. What? What’s that you say? You have no interest in anything that’s unrelated to Minecraft? Such as dinner or the dog or YOUR MOTHER? Sigh. If you can’t beat… Continue Reading

Best holiday apps: Not free, but totally worth the price!

Best holiday apps: Not free, but totally worth the price!

So you’ve filled your iPad with our free Christmas apps, and now it’s time to see what’s out there that might be worth paying for. If you’re feeling Grinch-like, these apps are sure to make your heart grow three sizes. Get your Christmas spirit on with these apps that are available for a price, but… Continue Reading

Free App Friday of Android for August 21

I don't know about where you live, but summer ends and a new school year begins this Monday for my kids. I've tried to help them not slip down the summer-slide with their academics with educational apps that are also fun. If you are looking for some apps to help round out your summer or get… Continue Reading

Learn to Read Nok-Syllables helps kids practice reading skills with cute alien friends

  Bottom Line: Nok and his friend are cute little aliens here to help children practice reading skills through using syllables. Children can choose from four different mini games as well as the level of difficulty. While there are a few minor issues, this is a great game to get kids playing and practicing with… Continue Reading

Free App Friday for Android — July 24: Get Disney, Rosetta Stone and more for free!

My kids are sad that another week of their summer vacation has come to an end, but they are happy as always that it is time for another Free App Friday! Today's list is quite a collection. We have a new Disney app, learning language with Rosetta Stone for kids, one of my favorite book… Continue Reading