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10 Lessons From Playing Mario With My Kids

We here at BKLK completely understood why Alex from DadRites.com chose to shut down his dad blog, but that didn't stop us from lamenting the loss.
Luckily Alex has scribed a spectacular guest post for you to read right here!
I’m a Nintendo Geek. Always have been, always will be. While other people are counting their head-shots … Continue Reading ››

Nintendo Colour Matching Game – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

***IMPORTANT UPDATE!***
The ever-spectacular Ainslie from CleverPatch has just let me know that she had the same painting troubles with the pebbles!
Before painting, scrub the pebbles with steel wool in warm, soapy water to remove the stones' waxy layer. Then you should be fine!
Usually I'd be letting you know about this week's surprise item... but I … Continue Reading ››

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 ››

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 ››