The new Kinfo App – helping busy Parents on the Go!

Kinfo

Kinfo helps parents to share recommendations about kids activities anywhere, anytime. Kinfo is a free app, currently only available on iOS, designed by a busy mum of 3 to help you instantly discover a selection of activities that other kids have enjoyed and which parents are happy to share. It is really easy to use, you can: recommend days out or activities that you have enjoyed recommend books, films and crafts ‘like’ recommendations follow parents whose recommendations you like search… Continue Reading “The new Kinfo App – helping busy Parents on the Go!”

BBC launches new exam revision app for UK teenagers

Exams

As Kian, his classmates and thousands of teenagers prepare for their GCSE and Scottish National/Higher exams, BBC Learning has launched a free app delivering Bitesize revision flashcards direct to smartphones. I don’t know about you but I am sure the kids are being pushed much harder for results than we ever were. Kian has had to attend revision sessions at school over the Easter holidays and next week they are keeping him at school until 5.30pm for extra revision sessions.… Continue Reading “BBC launches new exam revision app for UK teenagers”

Have you seen the light?

LightwaveRF

Until now smart home technology has been complex and expensive. The UK’s fastest growing provider, LightwaveRF is different.  Now you can enjoy all the benefits of a seamless, wireless system at a price you can afford. You can start from just £26.99, as the LightwaveRF Three Pack Remote gives all the benefits of remote control without any rewiring at all. Just plug them into an existing standard socket to provide instant control, grouping, dimming and mood lighting. Add the Lightwave… Continue Reading “Have you seen the light?”

Stick Man: Helping Santa Christmas App

We love Julia Donaldson books and we always look forward to Christmas for the latest BBC adaptation. The first was the Gruffalo, followed by Gruffalo’s Child, next was Room on the Broom and this year it is the turn of The Stick Man. I’m Stick Man, I’m Stick Man, I’M STICK MAN, that’s me… If you love the Stick Man the brand new app, Stick Man: Helping Santa Christmas has just launched to coincide with Magic Light Pictures’ animated adaption of the… Continue Reading “Stick Man: Helping Santa Christmas App”

Pebli Town Review

Pebli Town

I am not a massive fan of using our iPad as a stand alone toy for the children, as I find that prolonged play can really effect their mood, so when I was approached to review Pebli Town I did hesitate at accepting it, however, upon further investigation I though that it would really help the kids with imaginative play. Pebli Town uses fun traditional play pieces and a physical play board that interact with a tablet (Apple and Android)… Continue Reading “Pebli Town Review”