Today was Wyndham’s iPad day. He gets to borrow one once a week, for an hour, kind of like a library book but for a much shorter period of time, with endless possibilities. iPads are the new Choose Your Own Adventure. On loan to us from one very kind teenager, it’s like he won the toddler lottery. […]
It’s days like these that I am extremely grateful for our iPhone. Yea, I said it. I know we are extremely lucky to even have it on our radar, on our list of things to be grateful for. Because really. It’s a little gauche-bourgeois these things we proclaim to covet so, no? But still, we do. For the obvious, winning […]
My toddler’s bedtime routine usually involves the 5 Bs: Bath, Brushing Teeth, Book, Back rub, and Bed. Tonight, though, we’re shaking things up a bit. We’re skipping the book and spending that time playing a new iPad app together from Disney Junior, called Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Road Rally. Check it out!
While I totally believe in physical play, I have no qualms giving my toddler an iPad to play with, especially in circumstances where they’d be sitting (or suppose to be sitting) for long periods of time “MOMMY! MOMMY!” like in a car, a doctor’s office waiting room, a restaurant – you get the gist. My […]
Toddler parents, I have a serious question: What did we ever do before apps came along? How did we survive waiting rooms? And road trips? Forget about it. Somehow I managed with my oldest child but friends, it was a dark, dark time. I had the chance recently to check out a new app from […]
In the past week of my life, the same app on my iPad has saved the day a hand full of times. No seriously, out to dinner or breakfast with a toddler who is not verbal and hungry? Yeah, the only thing that can save the day is Mickey Mouse! No Joke! Yesterday morning Mickey […]