Archive | November, 2012
Heidi story collection - 3 in 1 app by JustKidsApps

Great App Deals from: JustKidsApps

  New feature! I’m not going to do this every day, I don’t have the time for a start, but sometimes I see deals on certain apps and think – wow, that’s a great app at a great price! The apps that I’m recommending in this post are perfect apps for Christmas. *disclaimer* I’m biased […]

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App giveaways for grown ups!

Originally posted on my Conversation and Content site, I don't want anyone to miss out on a chance at $570 worth of apps so I've re-posted here as well. Mac Apps from cf/x software I have a giveaway here for $530 worth of apps – this could make someone's Holidays very happy! There are two […]

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Jellybean Tunes App Report #57

Jellybean Tunes App Report #57

  Not all of you spend a lot of time on Facebook but you like to keep abreast of developments in the world of family-friendly apps (not just iOS ones either). This is a re-publish of the original post which you can find on the Jellybean Tunes website. Is this something you like the idea […]

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Scene Speak: An iPad app for anyone involved with children. App guide and giveaway.

  If you make it to the end of this post there's a special prize – a rafflecopter with a giveaway for THREE copies of Scene Speak! I'm not going to call this post about Scene Speak ($9.99 iPad only) a review. It's neither an overview of the app's features nor a rundown of how […]

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Black Friday/Cyber Monday: Enormous App Sale!

  Most of these price drops are in effect for November 23rd, 2012 only. I will update the post for those apps that are also on sale for November 26th, 2012. Only the developer can control the timing and the amount of price reductions. The information below was collated from the developers concerned – please […]

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App review: Second Grade Reading Comprehension English NonFiction by Abitalk

  I was asked to review this app and I agreed readily. Abitalk makes educational apps that are easy to use, customizable and competitively priced so I was looking forward to having the opportunity to outline what I liked about one of their apps. Unfortunately, it’s taken forever for me to finish this review but […]

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iPads, Autism, screen-time and “The Autism Project”

For those of you who aren’t aware, The Toronto Star, Canada’s largest online news site and also its highest circulation newspaper, is running a series of articles at the moment under the heading The Autism Project. To be honest, I haven’t been following it religiously. At the risk of sounding like Sarah Palin, my expectations […]

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Dog Trots Globe: iBook Review and Giveaway

This short but sweet little book would be a fun read for older children, anyone with a dog in the family and also those who enjoy either travel stories or love the region of Provence and it’s food. I would say it’s a must-buy if you have a Sheltie as a companion. Dog Trots Globe […]

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The ‘Cup of Hot Chocolate with Whipped Cream’ App Giveaway!

  I ended the Just for Fun Fall Giveaway last week with the intention of having no other giveaways for a while. Well, you know what they say about best intentions… It’s starting to get cold here in Toronto so if you’re wondering about the inspiration for the title of this giveaway – imagine what […]

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iPad Mini Giveaway! Girl-power edition

For those of you that haven’t heard, I’ve teamed up with app developers and cool women Good Karma Apps and Les Trois Elles Interactive, to giveaway an iPad Mini! Enter here via rafflecopter: a Rafflecopter giveaway Then click on the image below to head on over to Smart Apps for Kids and enter ALL the iPad […]

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