From spring break to summer vacation, you can’t always get outside and play with the kids. Here are some indoor ideas to entertain without getting bored. From Minecraft to movie making, building music to building computers, check out these ideas.
Before Episode VII comes out, you’ll need to get your younger kids up to speed on the complete Star Wars Saga. LEGO Star Wars’ Droid Tales on Disney XD is exactly the way to get everyone back on the same page before Episode VII. I caught a sneak preview at the Lucasflm campus in San Francisco.
NASA is planning a voyage to Mars and you can send your name to Mars as part of the journey. The Orion program starts with a test launch on December 4 and my boys’ names will be on board. Here’s how you can send your name to Mars on future missions.
The best thing you can hear your kids say in the summer? “I’m bored!” because they are about to use something not on app store – their imagination.
Many summer daytrip adventures await in Southern Alberta, and the best way to discover them is to use some apps for exploring. Get off your usual route and explore some of our backroads and hidden secrets.
The best Father’s Day gift idea this year is the Weiser Kevo. It’s a geeky gadget that needs some installation from dad. Then it’s handy for the whole family
The original Star Wars sets in Tunisia have been rediscovered and are becoming a tourist attraction. On #StarWarsDay watch this video tour of the desert of Tunisia, or is that Tattooine?
What’s it like to spend a day with Darth Vader? Today I found out, taking Zacharie in his favorite new costume for a tour of the town with his dad, C-3PO.
Mike Adamick’s latest book, Dad’s Book Of Awesome Science Experiments, will have you learning, getting messy, and having fun with your kids. It’s a great response to the eternal “I’m bored” whine you’ll get from your kids.
Here’s a tutorial to help you photoshop lightsabers into photos of your kids. First get them to pose as if they are holding them, and then follow this plan.