Mid-Century Modern Playgrounds

These mid-century modern playgrounds are completely bonkers.

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OuiSi: The Photo Connection Game

As someone who is highly visual, I am excited to play this game.

Wavelength

Wavelength is a social guessing game where two teams compete to read each other’s minds.

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Paper Airplane Database

Fold’N Fly is an impressive paper airplane database. I know what I am doing with my kids tonight!

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Chrome Music Lab

My son’s head will explode when I show him the Chrome Music Lab. It’s a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.

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Food Puzzles

Love these food puzzles!

Color Changing Puzzle

This puzzle looks mighty satisfying. I’d sit down and puzzle away.

Beetle Puzzle

This Beetle Puzzle by DOIY is stunning. Comes with a adhesive sheets to stick the puzzle pieces together to frame or display as art at the end.

Thought Hopper 3000

Thought Hopper 3000 – an online destination for a 5 minute vacation by Vera van Wolferen. Beautiful. And mad respect for the x-acto knife skills.

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GeoGuessr

GeoGuessr: Play with a friend or by yourself. You’re plopped somewhere in the world in Google Maps and you have a set amount of time to pinpoint where you are.

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Walk on Water

The WaterMat‘ is a non-inflatable, floating mat that’s basically a portable island. The mat can hold up to 1,200 pounds and rolls up for easy transportation making it perfect for your next lake adventure. FUN!

Virtual Reality Beat Saber

I think I would enjoy playing this: VR Beat Saber.

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Tooter Smart Flashcards

If my kids were still little, I would support this Kickstarter and buy a set of Tooder flashcards. The interactive iPad part makes it fun and parent-indepdenent. Winner!

Draw With Type: Weird Type

Zach Lieberman and his wife Molmol Kuo created an iOS app that lets you draw with type, it’s appropriately called Weird Type. Type floating in space makes my heart go pitter patter.

Infento

A few weeks ago I was at a friend’s house in LA and he showed me Infento. This makes me want to be a kid! You can build various rides for your kids, with your kids. This is next level LEGO-kinda-play!

Method of Action

Learn typography, color, kerning, and more, all by playing a few fun mini-games.

Skyline Chess

Skyline Chess brings the iconic architecture of New York City to your chess board. Made me smile.

The Creature Garden

The Creature Garden App by Tinybop is delightful. It lets you create incredible, fantastical creatures with 100s of different hooves and horns, wings and beaks, paws and claws, and more. So much fun!

Rubber Band Gun

Rubber Band Gun. My kids would love this.

Toio

Toio, Sony’s new toy for kids is designed to inspire a future generation of robotics engineers.

Monument Valley 2

Ustwo launches Monument Valley 2, a sequel to the hit puzzle game. I know what I’ll be doing this weekend!

Colorful Backgammon Set

My family used to play hours and hours of Backgammon when I was a kid. This colorful set put a smile on my face. I would totally give this a home.

Mammals by Tinybop

The fine folks over at Tinybop have been busy and launched a new app, called Mammals. The app comes with a free handbook to play and learn with your kids. It entails interactivity tips, fun facts and questions you can ask the kids.

Hammer Out a Geoboard

This DIY Geoboard project looks like so much fun. Definitely something I’d love to try with my kids.

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