Apps for Moms: 5 Food Game Apps for Kids
Go ahead - let your kids play with their food (virtually) with these super fun food game apps. No cleanup necessary!
- Cupcakes [iPhone, $.99]
You. . .er. . .your kids will have tons of fun making cupcakes from batter to bake in this addictively sweet food game app. Pick from 32 different cupcake liners, 17 batters, 55 frostings, 70 toppings and even add candles for your birthday kid, too.
- More Pizza [iPhone, $.99]
This food game app lets you turn your phone into a virtual pizza joint! Make pies from yummy ingredients (candy heart topping, anyone?), put 'em in the oven, and even slice it up before serving.
- Fruit Ninja [iPhone and Droid, $.99]
Kids are used to you cutting up their fruit, but with this sharp food game app they can slice and dice it themselves with the swipe of a finger. They love the splattering sounds, you love that the virtual mess is not in your kitchen.
- ActionPotato [iPhone and Droid, Free]
Potato stew, anyone? Touch a pot to catch spuds. Catch a rotten one and lose your pot. Nab a heart and the pot reappears. A little love goes a long way in the virtual kitchen!
- Charlie Wonders Milk [iPhone and iPad, $2.99]
Get kids reading and learning about food with this cute interactive book app about a boy who discovers where milk comes from on his uncle's farm. Kids can touch and tilt to animate images, but the best thing about this app? It teaches them that food doesn't grow in supermarkets!