Giveaway: iPad Mini to 2 different winners!

Woo-hoo. A giveaway today for an iPad Mini to 2 different winners! An InLinkz Link-up Please comment to enter and use additional entries to increase your chances of winning! a Rafflecopter giveaway Giveaway Disclosure: No purchase necessary. Open only to legal residents of the United States and Canada, who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Void in Puerto Rico and all other U.S. territories and wherever prohibited by law. Subject to all applicable federal, {Read More}

Review of Trident Case–Kraken Case for iPad

  Today I have a review of an awesome Rugged, Tough, and Protective Case for the iPad.  The particular case I was able to get and use for the last 6 weeks was the KRAKEN A.M.S. CASE FOR APPLE IPAD 2/3/4 for Devices: iPad 2, iPad 3, or iPad 4 from the company called Trident Case.   The first thing we noticed was how easy the case was to install.  My 12-year-old son was with me at the time and wanted to put it on the iPad {Read More}

How to Set Media Limits for Our Kids

A few days ago a kind reader sent me the following email–just perfect for a blog post! “How does your family organize computer time/accessibility? I am finding it increasingly difficult with many kids of different ages in the same household, and having the appropriate restrictions on the digital “stuff” around the house. We have a family home computer in the kitchen, my oldest has a laptop and a cell phone, one has a Kindle, and two boys have an iTouch. {Read More}

Funny Friday-How NOT to Use an iPad! (Not in English, but I think she says, “How do you like the new iPad I gave you?”)

New iPads are out!

Here’s your chance to get an iPad for $100 off!  The new iPads came out today (or at least you can pre-order them today), so Apple is selling the iPad2 for only $399!  I love my iPad2 so much that I’m not even considering getting one of the new ones! I use it every day for reading e-books, email, blogging, social media, and education.  On trips, it’s invaluable for maps, finding restaurants, checking the weather, and keeping the kids entertained {Read More}

Homeschooling Moms With Apps–Math

When I started this series on homeschooling moms with apps 3 weeks ago I had no idea an incredible new website would burst on the scene last week.  It’s called Apps for Homeschooling.  Jennifer shares reviews, codes for free apps, and insider information about sales.  It’s great!  I’ll keep writing these posts to share what we like to use, but for more comprehensive information on great apps for homeschooling, be sure to visit Apps for Homeschooling! This week we’ll talk {Read More}