Archive for animation

CloudKid Releases A ‘Negative Nimbus’

This weekend is here, and if you have some car travel or down time ahead, I have the perfect new app for you and your family. Boston-based, Emmy-nominated studio CloudKid has officially launched their first game for the iOS platform,Negative Nimbus. Those familiar with the work of CloudKid (“Fizzy’s Lunch Lab”) should expect the same […]

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A Very Kid-Friendly Halloween

It’s the season of the witch, and we have been playing our Halloween music and watching our Halloween films since mid-September.  We have already rolled out our yearly music playlist, and are ready to follow up with some more ways to get your kid-friendly scares on this Halloween. Listen To: “The Grand Scream of Things” […]

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Ameba Console Provides Kid-Safe Set-Top Box

“Daddy, can we watch the white box?”  This has become a commonplace expression around these parts since the intro of the Ameba. The Ameba system is new kid-centric set-top box, where parents pay a subscription fee to access kids’ programming.  Programs are selected at the official Ameba site and then sent directly to the bright […]

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‘Fizzy’ Bubbles Up For Season 2

With Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign putting the spotlight on childhood obesity, it is more relevant than ever to find content for kids that encourages healthy eating, but does so without preaching. That’s where the original interactive web property Fizzy’s Lunch Lab from PBS KIDS GO! fits in. Visiting Fizzy’s Lunch Lab ( allows for […]

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A Disney Princess Photo Safari

We have just come back from what has been established as an American tradition: the first family trip to Disney World. Unlike a recent “adult trip” we took, where the main objective was to get our FastPasses for the most intense rides possible, this time we had one “necessary” goal: meet all the Disney Princesses. […]

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