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80 Days by inkle – app review and giveaway

  Those of you who participated in last year’s Halloween giveaway may recall that inkle kindly gave me some promo codes for their app, Sorcery! I’d actually approached them on the off chance they had copies of their gorgeous digital rendering of Frankenstein available but having discovered Sorcery!, I was both intrigued and impressed. As with Frankenstein, […]

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Great app deal: Speak For Yourself – 50% off TODAY ONLY!

  TODAY ONLY: the AAC app Speak For Yourself is 50% off – $99.99 instead of $199.99. Normally I only do a great app deal post if I can personally vouch for the app being terrific. In this case, I don’t yet have a copy of Speak For Yourself but people I respect say wonderful […]

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Kid in Story Book Maker

Giveaway for Kid in Story Book Maker!

  Act quickly – this giveaway for Kid in Story ends on Sunday night because the app codes expire on Wednesday! One of my favourite apps for creating social stories is Kid in Story Book Maker. I wrote a review of it here. The crux of my review: There are more apps to create social stories […]

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Gorilla Band app

Gorilla Band app review (with video!) and giveaway

  If you do nothing else then make the time to watch the video of the Gorilla Band app in action at the bottom of this review – it’s got some footage of Oliver that is guaranteed to make you smile. You may be aware that I have recently written a few guest posts for […]

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Babar & Badou's Musical Marching Band

Babar and Badou’s Musical Marching Band – huge giveaway from Cupcake Digital!

  When I found out Cupcake Digital was releasing an app based on Babar and the Adventures of Badou I got very excited. Oliver loves the show and Babar was a big feature of my childhood. You can expect to see a review of the app here but in the interim, to celebrate the release […]

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Owen using Grace App for AAC

Autism and AAC: Five things I wish I had known

  In the title of this post I’ve linked autism and AAC for a specific reason. A lot of the points here are equally applicable to people who have a different disability but my argument in this particular post is for ALL autistic people to have access to AAC, regardless of whether they can speak. […]

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Pumpkin Stem by Benjamin D. Esham

Countdown to Halloween: Fabulous Fall Giveaway

  Every day, Oliver asks when we will be able to go trick-or-treating. So as we’re counting down to Halloween here anyway, I thought it would be fun to do a giveaway with that as a theme. I have so much stuff for you to win that I’m going to publish and update this post […]

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Cute Food: app review and giveaway

  Puppet Workshop, a recent release from Jump App has rightly won many accolades as it’s a fun, engaging app with an old-school sock puppet feel. The developer also has a brand new app coming out called Imagination Box which I was lucky enough to get a sneak preview of. It allows you (I mean, um, […]

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Bugs and Buttons 2 by Little Bit Studio, LLC, Defender game

Buy Bugs and Buttons 2 for only 99 cents and enter to win the other 3 Bugs apps from Little Bit Studio!

  This morning was just like any other morning in some respects. The boys came into my room for snuggles, we got up and had breakfast and got dressed. Then I said to myself, “wait a second, it’s the 18th! Bugs and Buttons 2 is out today!!” If you have a modicum of sense then […]

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Great app deals: FIVE FREE book apps from StoryToys

  StoryToys have an awesome Summer Reading Offer starting tomorrow, July 25th, and running for one week. FIVE of their Grimm’s fairy tale story book apps will be dropped in price from $4.99 to FREE on the App Store and reduced by 80% on Google Play and Amazon. I like these book apps, not just […]

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