Two Menlo Park couples develop iPhone app – Cakewalk – to help parents make the most of playtime

“We felt there was a void in the app market for a way to quickly source ideas for easy activities that do not require a trip to the store. Our hope is that parents can get a bit of inspiration from the app and then focus on having fun with their children.”

Make Play a Cakewalk

What would my mom do? While searching for answers that would make sense in my exhausted, post-work real life, I thought, “There must be an app for this.” But I couldn’t find anything for what I had in mind: quick, fun ideas to help me engage in some simple creative play with my kids.