My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends
A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final
The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese
Making The Case For The Summer Slide Making The Case For The Summer Slide
OWTK THEATER REVIEWS The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space

The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space

When audiences first sit down in their seats this month to watch Out Of This World, the newest circus from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey, they will be greeted with about 12 minutes of serene quiet and the relative darkness of outer space. It’s a daring decision for a […]

OWTK KidLit + Comics The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic

The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic

Technically speaking, my kids aged out of the picture book demographic…a half decade ago, but we all still appreciate the art, creativity and inspiration found in the best books written and illustrated for the toddler set. We love it when food talks, when inanimate objects come to life on the […]

RECIPE BOX The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese

The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese

I’ve only met one kid who didn’t like grilled cheese but I’ve encountered just a few who enjoy eating their vegetables. This delicious, easy to make grilled veggie grilled cheese sandwich attempts to expand the center of that youthful foodie Venn diagram by sliding ultra thin, gently grilled, tastefully seasoned, […]

OWTK Giveaways The Huge Mixed-Up Truck and Toy Giveaway

The Huge Mixed-Up Truck and Toy Giveaway

Inspired by the great new picture book THE MIXED-UP TRUCK, I’ve created a very mixed-up toy giveaway with hundreds of dollars worth of awesomeness for kids. ***THE HUGE MIXED-UP TRUCK AND TOY GIVEAWAY*** To celebrate the release of The Mixed-Up Truck I’ve put together a massive giveaway of toys, video […]

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My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends
OWTK PHILLY LOCAL / Travel

My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends

This travel story was made possible thanks to Wyndham Rewards. When I was a teenager there was only one place I wanted to be: Philadelphia. The energy, foodie delights, art house movie theaters and, most of all, the live music scene of my hometown big city called out to me […]

A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final
Sports

A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final

It was tired, tenacious and, at times, tedious but it was priceless too even though I may have watched the greatest football player’s final match for his country. When Mastercard so kindly invited me up to MetLife Stadium for the Priceless experience of watching the Copa America Centenario Final between […]

What Fear Looks Like
Parenting Blog Humor

What Fear Looks Like

You’ll have to forgive the lack of scenery and character development in this short anecdote, but years ago I was walking the hallways of a shopping mall with a man who had previously exhibited racist tendencies and was, in that moment, in the midst of making a racist remake of […]

The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese
RECIPE BOX

The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese

I’ve only met one kid who didn’t like grilled cheese but I’ve encountered just a few who enjoy eating their vegetables. This delicious, easy to make grilled veggie grilled cheese sandwich attempts to expand the center of that youthful foodie Venn diagram by sliding ultra thin, gently grilled, tastefully seasoned, […]

The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space
OWTK THEATER REVIEWS

The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space

When audiences first sit down in their seats this month to watch Out Of This World, the newest circus from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey, they will be greeted with about 12 minutes of serene quiet and the relative darkness of outer space. It’s a daring decision for a […]

The Kinsey Collection — American History at Epcot
Travel

The Kinsey Collection — American History at Epcot

To get a literal taste of the world, there are few better spots to visit than Epcot at Disney World in Orlando Florida. Sure, there aren’t a bevy of rides or characters at Epcot, but the French pastries are legit and the German sausages are for real. If you don’t […]

Making The Case For The Summer Slide
Parenting Blog Humor

Making The Case For The Summer Slide

Remember when summer was all about games, puzzles, playing outdoors, being creative, staying up late, sleeping in, running through sprinklers, watching TV in the a/c, and making new friends in camp? Remember when summer was about childhood exploration, riding bikes, reading books for pleasure, trading baseball cards and enjoying a […]

The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic
OWTK KidLit + Comics

The Mixed-Up Truck and More Picture Book Magic

Technically speaking, my kids aged out of the picture book demographic…a half decade ago, but we all still appreciate the art, creativity and inspiration found in the best books written and illustrated for the toddler set. We love it when food talks, when inanimate objects come to life on the […]

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