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We’re Both Still Growing Up

There are eight traffic lights separating the short driveway in front of our home and our grade school’s two separate parent drop-off zones. Pushing back from the gate by 7:46 A.M. affords us the time to justmiss a few of them. We’ve got to be reversing out of the driveway […]

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123 Sesame Street

This. This about sums it up right now. Unfortunately, there was nary a sign of Oscar the Grouch or my main man, er, worm, Slimy in, on, or around the famed metal trash can at 123 Sesame Street.

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The Cabins at Mazama Village and Wizard Island Tours at Crater Lake National Park

There’s a place you’ve gotta see in this country. It’s a lake inside a volcano with an island inside of it with another volcano on it, and it is even more remarkable than it sounds. You’ve gotta see Crater Lake in southern Oregon once in your life at least. You’ve […]

OWTK Toy News & Reviews Breaking News: LEGO® Creator Ferris Wheel Announced

Breaking News: LEGO® Creator Ferris Wheel Announced

As a buddy in Mouse’s 2nd grade classroom would say, holy “Barnacle buckets!” LEGO® has announced today the newest expert level Creator building set, the LEGO® Creator Ferris Wheel, and she is an absolute beauty! Priced at $199.99, the nearly two foot tall Ferris Wheel set contains just under 2500 pieces and […]

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123 Sesame Street

This. This about sums it up right now. Unfortunately, there was nary a sign of Oscar the Grouch or my main man, er, worm, Slimy in, on, or around the famed metal trash can at 123 Sesame Street.

The Ultimate Portland Travel Experience
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The Ultimate Portland Travel Experience

I’m over on Family Vacation Critic, a fun subsidiary site of Trip Advisor, talking about why my family traveled to Portland, Oregon last summer during our 2-week Pacific Northwest road trip adventure. It wasn’t the doughnuts, although they were delish, and it wasn’t Portlandia (I still haven’t seen that show), […]

Netflix Originals’ Grace and Frankie Gives Mature Viewers Something To (Binge) Watch
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Netflix Originals’ Grace and Frankie Gives Mature Viewers Something To (Binge) Watch

If you read anything about “Grace and Frankie,” Netflix’s new half hour-ish dramatic comedy staring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston, it will probably include the words “older” and “mature,” and maybe even a cheap “wrinkle” pun. While all of that makes perfect sense — the four […]

The Perfect California Redwoods Weekend Family Vacation
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The Perfect California Redwoods Weekend Family Vacation

Do you have a family travel bucket list? Of course you do! Even if not formally written down, there are places within the U.S. you long to visit. Places you see when you close your eyes and wish upon a star to be…anywhere else. I bet I can name a […]

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Oh Noah on PBS KIDS
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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Oh Noah on PBS KIDS

When your kids get home from school today, give ’em the laptop or iPad. I know, I know, screen time blah blah blah. But seriously, this is good stuff. So, no worries. The PBS KIDS digital series Oh Noah has brand new content that is out of the world wonderful. […]

Running Smarty Towards #750in2015 + A SmartyPants Vitamin Giveaway
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Running Smarty Towards #750in2015 + A SmartyPants Vitamin Giveaway

Everything hurts. I ran 7.15 miles last Wednesday, the furthest distance I’ve ever traveled in a single day, and as I sit here now, on May 4th, some 5 days later, every single. thing. still. hurts. My fingers ache, which obviously makes no sense at all. All ten toes are […]

Star Wars Epic Yarns Board Book Trilogy Giveaway
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Star Wars Epic Yarns Board Book Trilogy Giveaway

Celebrate May the Fourth and Revenge of the Fifth this week by winning the full trilogy of Star Wars Epic Yarns board books from Chronicle Kids! This new board book series tells the story of each of the first three Star Wars movies in just 12 words and 12 iconic […]

May The 4th Be With You
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May The 4th Be With You

May the 4th be with you…and also with you.

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