Education, STEM Learning, Toy Reviews

Coding Express Color-driven Smart Engine by Robobloq for exciting STEM play

The kids have been inside ALOT! The video games and screen time has been ALOT! I will admit it, my son has had a lot of video game time. I did justify that as a 7th grader he has rocked distant learning. There has been some rough times, but he is self-motivated and still pulling… Continue reading Coding Express Color-driven Smart Engine by Robobloq for exciting STEM play

STEM Learning, Toy Reviews

Create a Nerf Gun Battle Ground with Make-A-Fort Kits

Even on the rainiest of days I can get my tween to gather up neighbor boys and get outside away from video games, especially when I give them a nerf gun adventure. With Make-A-Fort kits your child, tween (or adult) can make forts, tunnels, mazes, a Nerf gun battle ground and more. They can be… Continue reading Create a Nerf Gun Battle Ground with Make-A-Fort Kits

Infant Toddler Products, STEM Learning, Toy Reviews

Stick-O Cooking 16 Piece Set – Toddler Toy Review

Looking for some new toys to engage your toddler? These Stick-O Sets by Magformers are such a blast. I may or may not have been caught piecing these together as I sat with my nephew at play. This is the Cooking 16 Piece Set. Each piece can match to its pair - such as a… Continue reading Stick-O Cooking 16 Piece Set – Toddler Toy Review

Education, STEM Learning

How to Animate a Spinning Emoji | Beginner Web Development Animation Tutorial

With COVID we had many students learning from home. This had kids and teens spending so many hours in front of a screen. While there may be negatives to so much screen time, perhaps there are some positives, too. My own tween has become quite intuitive with a computer. He is on it so much… Continue reading How to Animate a Spinning Emoji | Beginner Web Development Animation Tutorial