LOElliot: 07 - How to Train Your Dragon 2

LOElliot: 07 – How to Train Your Dragon 2

Elliot and her dad talk about HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2, hiking in the ape cave and kindergarten graduation.
Tasty Test 29 - Sweet Potatoes

Tasty Test 29 – Sweet Potatoes

Amity's first Tasty Test. She tries some of her mom's homemade sweet potatoes.
Save the King

Save the King

  a short film by Elliot Jane Ruby (age 6)  
LOElliot: 05 - Star Wars

LOElliot: 05 – Star Wars

Elliot and her dad talk about the original Star Wars trilogy. Elliot also talks about her favorite characters and recites most of the movie from memory.
Cooking with Camille - Strawberry Pie

Cooking with Camille – Strawberry Pie

In this episode, our favorite petite chef brings only the freshest ingredients, hand-picking the strawberries for her pie.
Tasty Test 17 - Drinking with Kids

Tasty Test 17 – Drinking with Kids

Elliot is joined by Avery and Asher to drink some soda and lemonade.
Outdoor Kit: Go Outside and Stay There

Outdoor Kit: Go Outside and Stay There

The warm weather is here! It's time to get outdoors. Here's what you need to stay at the park all afternoon.
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Fat Mom to Fit Mom

Jason and Anna talk about Anna's weight loss journey.
Apple TV Review

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The 2012 edition of the Apple TV is my first purchase of the “hobby” product by the maker of our favorite “i” devices. I’ve always resisted buying one knowing that it will be obsolete as soon as I set it up. Of course, that’s the same with my iMac. Same with my iPhone. Same with...
Welcome to Nathan Town!

Welcome to Nathan Town!

With a couple of bucks, some fabric paint and your imagination, you can create an awesome playmat for your kids.
Tasty Test - Mac and Cheese Crackers

Tasty Test – Mac and Cheese Crackers

Jason, Anna and Lee try out the Mac and Cheese Crackers. A very early Tasty Test from our trip to Colorado in 2008. Enjoy!
Playing Star Wars Like a Girl

Playing Star Wars Like a Girl

A 5-year old girl. A lightsaber. It's the ultimate play date... until the playing begins. Wait. How do you play Star Wars with a girl?
How To:  Make a (no sew) tutu

How To: Make a (no sew) tutu

I made a tutu. It took an hour and cost less than $10. Learn how you can do this, too!
Movie Review: The Lorax

Movie Review: The Lorax

The Lorax book has long been a favorite around our house, so I knew a trip to the theater was in order. But could the movie adaptation really do justice to this beloved tale?
Howdy Kit: Robot Repair Kit

Howdy Kit: Robot Repair Kit

Build a really cool Robot Repair Kit for the tinkerer in your life for under $10!
DIY Superhero Dinosaurs

DIY Superhero Dinosaurs

When our corporate overloads fail to meet our expectations it's up to us, the parents, to give kids the things they really need. Here's how to make your own Superhero Dinosaurs.
Howdy Kids iOS App

Howdy Kids iOS App

We're super-psyched to release our new app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. It's a handy one-stop source for the latest Howdy Kids posts as well as streaming our podcasts and video extras.
LOElliot: 02 - Mouth Typing

LOElliot: 02 – Mouth Typing

Elliot and her dad talk about skinning cats, playing in the snow and their upcoming trip to Utah.
How To: Dye Play Silks with Kool-Aid

How To: Dye Play Silks with Kool-Aid

Commercial Play silks are expensive - about $12-$15 a piece from specialty toy stores or Etsy. But you can also make them for very little money and with very little effort.