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Sneak Peek: For Miss Huge (VIDEO)

Sneak Peek: For Miss Huge (VIDEO)

Almost time… next week we’ll be launching For Miss Huge, our 6th kid’s app! Teach young children the concept of size in a fun and playful way? You can! By simply tapping the screen, your child helps Mister Mosquito, Snail, Chicken and their friends to bring a gigantic ‘something’ to the mysterious Miss Huge. Every […]

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Free Goodie: our Color Catching game!

Free Goodie: our Color Catching game!

As you may or may not know: we give away a freebie with every app we launch! Not an electronical freebie, but something printable. To hang on the wall or to enjoy at the kitchen table. With the launch of Just Colors we will give away this fun little color catching game… for some serious […]

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Sneak Peek: Just Colors (VIDEO)

Sneak Peek: Just Colors (VIDEO)

Almost time… after the weekend we’ll be launching Just Colors, our 4th kid’s app! Just Colors is a great way to teach your kids about colors. Set out on a color hunt and take photographs of colorful objects. Photographed all 23 colors? Then your kid has created its own personalised book of colors – pretty […]

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Fingerpuppetry (5 quality time tips for kids)

Fingerpuppetry (5 quality time tips for kids)

Here in Holland it’s ‘socks-out-of-the-closet’-weather. That term was invented by our Swiss girl Marlis, but effectively explains the situation. Loads of people in the street, wearing cosy socks in their flipflops… It’s wet and warm, here in Holland! Personally I’m looking forward to autumn: the colors, the rain, the wind – I love ’em all. […]

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Craftsy dad Joel

Craftsy dad Joel

Most of the craft blogs for DIY children’s goodies are by creative mums. But Joel proves that dads can come up with nice crafts ideas as well. Stay at home dad Joel is an artist who loves to create toys for his 3yo twins. He built them a playhouse and has painted a complete wall […]

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Fall is coming! (5 quality time tips for kids)

Fall is coming! (5 quality time tips for kids)

Here in Holland it’s ‘socks-out-of-the-closet’-weather. That term was invented by our Swiss girl Marlis, but effectively explains the situation. Loads of people in the street, wearing cosy socks in their flipflops… Personally I’m looking forward to autumn: the colors, the rain, the wind – I love ’em all. Plus: you get to spend more time […]

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Change into Minnie Mouse – or The Hulk! (5 face paint tips for kids)

Change into Minnie Mouse – or The Hulk! (5 face paint tips for kids)

We’re back from a whole month of sunshine and leisure! The four of us here at Appracadabra went on much needed holidays: Jochem, Xander and Marlis headed to the Swiss mountains, I spent weeks on end hidden in a Dutch forest. Holiday is great. That’s an open door, I know, but let me repeat: holiday […]

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First Day of School Countdown with the girls of Homemade Happiness

First Day of School Countdown with the girls of Homemade Happiness

Our 3rd app ‘First Day of School Countdown’ will be released within a couple of weeks. This countdown app is illustrated by Caroline Ellerbeck of Homemade Happiness. Rings a bell?  Caroline illustrated our award winning children’s app ‘Count the Animals!’ And she’s also the co-founder of Homemade Happiness, together with.. me, Diana from Appracadabra. This […]

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Bake fossile cookies & cook ancient eggs (5 dino crafts for kids)

Bake fossile cookies & cook ancient eggs (5 dino crafts for kids)

                              I like to wake up at 5.30 in the morning and get some work done before everyone else gets up. Sometimes my 6YO daughter joins me, as she is an early bird like me. And sometimes she’s lucky: she gets […]

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Make a balancing bike (5 circus crafts for kids)

Make a balancing bike (5 circus crafts for kids)

                  Two weeks until our second app Theater is available on the Appstore… I’m in dire need to distract the kids (and myself!) from this wait. So we will be playing circus soon! Want to play offline too? We have rounded up 5 great circus crafts and […]

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