Tag Archives: 8-bit

A Dad Gets Crafty with CleverPatch Christmas Presents – Day 1: Super Mario Bros. Piranha Plant

I've got the crafty bug! The wonderful arty peeps at CleverPatch sent me a box full of craft goodies to try out and review. In case you haven't heard, CleverPatch is a MASSIVE online craft and art store which, very importantly, is 100% AUSTRALIAN OWNED! … Continue Reading ››

How Arcade Block helps me be a better Dad: September 2014sdf

I've got a major Nerd problem. One income family, no money, and a serious collection addiction. Have you ever wondered what would happen if you combined your collector's obsession for all things video game, with the risky thrill of a lucky dip? The answer is #ARCADE BLOCK! Continue Reading ››

Pac-Man Basketball – Toddler Activities for Dads

Boom! I finally get to show off this week's Activity for Dads... and toddlers too. It's time to put the action into these activities, and try to make sure that Little E never goes through the same horrifyingly embarrassing experiences that I did at school sports try-out days. No one needs to be the only kid … Continue Reading ››

Retro Video Game Paint Stamps – Toddler Activities for Dads

Okay. So far I suck at being a Better Dad. For the past few weeks I have pretty much let the old routine control me.  Though I don't think that my pampered and fancily-fed wife is complaining. So, today marks my BIG first attempt. I'm going to try to research a new fun activity each week that Little E … Continue Reading ››