Posts tagged "age: 4+"
Review: Madagascar 3

Review: Madagascar 3

"It's a light-weight, sometimes funny and totally harmless kid flick." But is it even worth the matinee price?
Review: Brave

Review: Brave

Did Pixar's latest film live up to the hype or was it ground up into Disney's merchandising sausage factory?
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?
Toy Review: Playmobil Dino Expedition Base Camp

Toy Review: Playmobil Dino Expedition Base Camp

Is anything better than a new Playmobil set? Yes. An out-of-production, hard-to-find Playmobil set with dinosaurs trapped in ice!
Book Review: Ladybug Girl

Book Review: Ladybug Girl

This story unfolds in a very organic way - where Lulu is able to find her own fun using her imagination and her natural surroundings. She also proves to herself that she can do lots of great things, even if she isn't as big as her older brother.
Fry Words iPhone and iPad App Review

Fry Words iPhone and iPad App Review

Our kindergartener came home with a list of 100 words that she needed to be able to recognize on sight. The teacher called these “Fry’s First 100 Words.” We had no idea what she was talking about – but as diligent parents we set to work. Our girl could read them (sounding out the sounds) just fine....
DIY: Cigar Box Guitar

DIY: Cigar Box Guitar

Cigar Box guitars are easy to make and simple enough that even small kids can help with the process.
Polly Pocket DC Comics Superheroines

Polly Pocket DC Comics Superheroines

Our review of the 2010 SDCC exclusive Polly Pocket dolls representing Supergirl, Wonder Woman and Batgirl.
Kiki's Delivery Service

Kiki’s Delivery Service

Our review of Kiki's Delivery Service, a film from the creator and studio behind My Neighbor Totoro.
Montessorium’s Alpha Writer

Montessorium’s Alpha Writer

We review Alpha Writer, an immersive iPhone and iPad game to help children learn to spell and create story boards.
Jane and the Dragon

Jane and the Dragon

A review of Jane and the Dragon, a CG animated cartoon that is currently available on QUOBO in the US and based on the popular book series.
Our Favorite Holiday Movies

Our Favorite Holiday Movies

In which, we present our favorite movies to watch with our kids this time of year (and one just for grown ups - or maybe your really cool teenagers).