Motivate teens and tweens to do their chores! Use the guest password option to set a daily wifi password for them to earn - if they want FB and Netflix on the iPod and nook... They will do their chores!! Hmmm...saving for future. hahahaha
The Boy With No Toys: "Play is vital to development. It has everything to do with autonomy, exploration, imagination, and fun. It has very little to do with purchased playthings. In fact, structured programs and commercial toys actually tend to co-opt play." 8 ways to prevent toy overload
I love this idea! It makes it so much easier for the kids to see the book and be interested in reading it. Much better than bookcases. You can easily rotate different books so that it is always changing.