Storytelling and Imagination or Tech Gizmos

Storytelling vs Computer Games and Tech Toys In this time of cool technology such as the latest iphones, wiz-bang aps that can do all sorts of things from playing music on demand, answering all sorts of questions and the amazing array of robotic toys available which offers a great choice for children’s learning and entertainment. … Continue reading Storytelling and Imagination or Tech Gizmos

DaisySmile on Tech Toys for Kids

Cool Tech Toys for Kids in 2018 In today’s world with the emergence of technology and artificial intellgence, there are many cool gadgets available for kids learning. Take a look – Anki Cozmo Interactive Anki – AI Driven Robotic Gaming, Racing & Coding Systems Anki Cozmo Big Brain.  Big Personality Model: 000-00067 SKU: 480086   … Continue reading DaisySmile on Tech Toys for Kids

DaisySmile Cartoon Children’s Books available at Blurb

  DaisySmile Cartoon Books by Linda Burian   Emoji your Life with DaisySmile <div id=”badge” style=”position:relative; width:120px; height:240px; padding:10px; margin:0; background-color:white; border:1px solid #f9f4e4;”> <div style=”position:absolute; top:10px; left:10px; padding:0; margin:0; border:0; width:118px; height:100px; line-height:118px; text-align:center;”> <img src=”” alt=”DaisySmile – Emoji your life with DaisySmile!” style=”padding:0; margin:0; height:118px; vertical-align:middle; border:1px solid #a7a7a7;”/> </div> <div style=”position:absolute; top:140px; … Continue reading DaisySmile Cartoon Children’s Books available at Blurb

Tech Toys for Christmas 2017

Tech Gifts for Children this Christmas

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Ollie Robot Racer


Australian Geographic

Ollie is the first app-enabled racer robot and can move at up to 14 km per hour and can be paired with your smart device using a Bluetooth range of up to 100 feet.


Meccano 16401 Micronoid Hobby Warehouse Socket – Red


Hobby Warehouse

Enjoy the perks of having your own personal robot that fits in the palm of your hand.  Small, but big on personality.  Build Micronoid a body to get around with.  Programme Micronoid with push button ease to make Micronoid walk, turn, dance and smash through obstacles.

For ages 8+

Requires 4 AAA batteries (not included)


VTech Kidizoom Duo Camera (Pink)


VTech Kidizoom Duo Camera allows you to have fun with cool distortion effects, frames and stamps.  Enjoy the auto portrait feature for taking photos.

Make your own movies, while making animations along the way.

You can record your own voice and add funny effects to it.


Surfer Dudes Surfboard


Novelty Toy

This awesome kids toy can go from grommet to surfing pro in seconds.  Snap the fin in place then toss the Surfer Dude into the surf and watch as it comes back into shore like a boomerang.

No batteries required.


Vtech Push and Ride Alphabet Train


The Nile

This 4 in 1 train includes modes for sit down play, walker, ride on and pull along wagon.  Great educational game that teaches phonetics, objects, animals, letters, colors, numbers and more.





Top Tech Toys with DaisySmile

2017 TOP TECH TOYS Emoji your life with DaisySmile!         Vtech Kidizoom Smart Watch   $79.20  Target   Vtech Pretend and Learn Doctor’s Kit $27.20  Target   VTech DigiArt Creative Easel $45.99  Toys R Us Vtech My Zone Laptop $27.00  Target   Star Wars Electronic $24.99  eBay   Lego Technic BMU R 1200 … Continue reading Top Tech Toys with DaisySmile

Celebrating animation with DaisySmile

Celebrating Animation with DaisySmile   The history of animation started in 1906 by a newspaper cartoonist J Stuart Blackton who was one of the co-founders of the Vitagraph. The first animated film (French) by Emile Cohl in 1908.  Fantasmagorie is one of the first hand drawn animated films. An animated cartoon can be film for … Continue reading Celebrating animation with DaisySmile

DaisySmile discovery downunder with character creator Linda Burian

DaisySmile Discovery Downunder! DaisySmile lovable cow characters have been inspired by the Yarra Valley in Australia.  The Yarra Valley is home to dairy farms, vineyards, craft markets and fresh produce.  There are great places to visit including Yarra Valley Dairy where one can sample the beautiful cheeses on offer. I love to go for a … Continue reading DaisySmile discovery downunder with character creator Linda Burian

Best Kids Games and Apps

TOP GAMES AND APPS FOR KIDS             Games – Kids 5 – 7 years Wii Games Familie X-box for Family Fun Monkey Preschool Lunchbox teaches preschoolers about shapes, counting, puzzles and colors             Moonbeeps: Fireflies $1 for Android, $3 for ios Luminous fireflies buzz about … Continue reading Best Kids Games and Apps