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Can We Talk About How Crappy Target Kids Clothes Really Are?

I know, I know, I get it, they are too freaking cute: the 3/4 length leopard print tee for $7, the pseudo-inspirational female-empowerment text-based hoodie on sale for $12, the plaid skirts at $14.99, the ripped retro jeans for a few bucks more or less maybe if you use Cartwheel […]

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Introducing The New Home For My Photography

I quietly built and launched a brand new website a couple of weeks back. The url is jeffbogle.com and it will serve as the home of my seasonal photography portfolios or collections, frankly I’m not 100% comfortable with either title. The simple idea is to showcase nice images in a […]

Travel Driving Through Death Valley and Yosemite on the Way to our Cross Country Road Trip’s Hollywood Ending

Driving Through Death Valley and Yosemite on the Way to our Cross Country Road Trip’s Hollywood Ending

The Bear was apoplectic about spending 3+ hours in mid-July driving through Death Valley. That may or may not have been a driving force in us actually doing it. Because we’re a fan of awkward humor and of pushing our kids’ boundaries of comfort. Be adventurous, keep stepping out on […]

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Back to School Projects on PBS Parents

My two most recent learning activities for PBS Parents focused on children (duh) and are specifically timed for back to school season. The first is a little something to boost confidence during a time of year when some young people began to doubt themselves and their abilities as they start […]

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Trader Joe’s Recipe: Perline Pasta and Prosciutto in Maple Butter Sauce
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Trader Joe’s Recipe: Perline Pasta and Prosciutto in Maple Butter Sauce

This recipe is amazing, cheap, simple and fast. Here’s how to make Trader Joe’s Perline Pasta and Prosciutto in a Maple Butter Sauce. Start with these adorable little pasta purses from Trader Joe’s, bring to a boil as directed and while that Hot Water Magic (proper noun capitalization because that […]

Back to School Projects on PBS Parents
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Back to School Projects on PBS Parents

My two most recent learning activities for PBS Parents focused on children (duh) and are specifically timed for back to school season. The first is a little something to boost confidence during a time of year when some young people began to doubt themselves and their abilities as they start […]

Introducing The New Home For My Photography
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Introducing The New Home For My Photography

I quietly built and launched a brand new website a couple of weeks back. The url is jeffbogle.com and it will serve as the home of my seasonal photography portfolios or collections, frankly I’m not 100% comfortable with either title. The simple idea is to showcase nice images in a […]

Driving Through Death Valley and Yosemite on the Way to our Cross Country Road Trip’s Hollywood Ending
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Driving Through Death Valley and Yosemite on the Way to our Cross Country Road Trip’s Hollywood Ending

The Bear was apoplectic about spending 3+ hours in mid-July driving through Death Valley. That may or may not have been a driving force in us actually doing it. Because we’re a fan of awkward humor and of pushing our kids’ boundaries of comfort. Be adventurous, keep stepping out on […]

Utah Travel: Seeing The Beauty of Bryce, Arches, Zion and Southern Utah National Parks
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Utah Travel: Seeing The Beauty of Bryce, Arches, Zion and Southern Utah National Parks

As we prepared for our 3-week cross country road trip, connecting the dots between a variety of cities and sights, and calculating the drive times from one hotel to the next, I remained pretty wide open to any idea, pit stop and route. The only spot in the nation where […]

Can We Talk About How Crappy Target Kids Clothes Really Are?
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Can We Talk About How Crappy Target Kids Clothes Really Are?

I know, I know, I get it, they are too freaking cute: the 3/4 length leopard print tee for $7, the pseudo-inspirational female-empowerment text-based hoodie on sale for $12, the plaid skirts at $14.99, the ripped retro jeans for a few bucks more or less maybe if you use Cartwheel […]

Mista Cookie Jar “BFF Goodbye” World Premiere Song Download
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Mista Cookie Jar “BFF Goodbye” World Premiere Song Download

Just yesterday, I was brought on as a podcast guest to talk all things modern family music. I cannot remember exactly what I said — that’s par for the course when I’m spewing for long periods of time — but I do know that I remarked about how the all-ages […]

You Can Take Your Participation Trophy And Shove It Into Your…
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You Can Take Your Participation Trophy And Shove It Into Your…

Ears. Shove it straight into your ears. What? Did you think I was going somewhere else with that? The Not-Its! “Participation Trophy” — their fine song from their fine album KidQuake! — is all yours for FREEEEEE right now as a clever and sensible reaction to Participation Trophy-Gate spurred on […]

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