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My daughter loves arts and crafts and would make a fun mess every day if she could. When I discovered Puppet Workshop I thought it would be the perfect app for her. After downloading the app I handed off my iPad and just let her play by herself, seeing what she would do. From the […]

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Geography is one of the most neglected subjects in school. In fact, in the 2010 the National Assessment of Education Progress announced that only 25% of American students were proficient in geography. That is a sad and troubling statistic. Despite the lack of adequate teaching of geography in the United States’ schools, there are some […]

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Throwing different fish into the ocean does not necessarily sound entertaining. In fact, it sounds somewhat boring to most people. However, Fish Out of Water, a game in which one throws different fish into the ocean, is quite possibly the most addictive game available on the app the store. Using six different fish (and mammals) […]

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I’ve said it before but I will say it again: I love dinosaurs and so does my son. If they are ever cloned, I’ll be the first to have a saurian pet. And anytime I can download a prehistoric app I will and do. So when I saw that Cupcake Digital had come out with […]

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On the list today is Oceanhouse Media’s Little Critter Numbers, which is a neat little interactive storybook app that has taken the Little Critter book of the same name, and given it a digital makeover. It contains the same features as Oceanhouse’s other interactive storybook apps, including a narrator, animated characters, tappable objects, and highlighted […]

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So for starters I offer full disclosure: I think my son, who is four, might have been a little too young for this game. When I handed him my iPad to play World of Cheese he immediately started on the first level, but soon froze after playing with it for a little bit. He was […]

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If your child loves Strawberry Shortcake, makeovers, and the freedom to customize their favorite characters in any way they want, then this app is a perfect match. In Cupcake Digital’s newest Strawberry Shortcake app, Strawberry Shortcake Berry Beauty Salon, your child can join Strawberry, Blueberry, Raspberry and all their friends as they enter the beauty […]

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Have you ever wanted to explore the ocean? Were you ever fascinated with the deep sea as a kid? If you want your child to explore the ocean, its denizens, and its hidden treasures- all while being entertained and cleverly educated- then look no further. Explorium: Ocean for Kids, by developer Puppet Life, is a […]

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When I was a kid, my grandmother used to make treats for us all the time. These desserts ranged from cookies, to smoothies, lemon cake, and even the occasional candy apple. That feeling of pure happiness when your grandmother opens up the oven to the smell of freshly baked cookies (or pours out the mixer […]

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When I was a kid I used to love when my mom would read me Curious George stories, so imagine my excitement when I was able to download I Read With’s Curious George and the Firefighters. I had a feeling this would be a good app but in never expected it to be this good. […]

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