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The Grounds Behind Her Eyes

“What would it take to gain acceptance, to the grounds behind your eyes.” — Conor Oberst “Artifact #1″ Over the past decade, I’ve been able to easily hashtag her as #happy, #sad, #angry, #tired, #exuberant, and so on. She was the USA Today. A swift, easy read. Colorful and pleasant. […]

OWTK Games + Apps Go To Space With The JFK Challenge

Go To Space With The JFK Challenge

The Mousetronaut went to the moon last night, just before bed but with her teeth brushed and books read. She waved away the weighty, standard-issue space garb for her favorite owl pajamas, because, well, maybe she thinks there are owls in space. Or not, maybe those were just the separates […]

OWTK MOVIE NEWS Watch This: Frozen Fever Special Featurette Preview Video

Watch This: Frozen Fever Special Featurette Preview Video

So there was this little movie called Frozen…maybe you’ve heard of it? Anyway, long story short, some kids kinda sorta liked it and now Disney has made a follow-up short film FROZEN FEVER that will debut in front of the new live action Cinderella film that’ll hit theaters on March […]

Parenting Blog Humor Hockey Jerseys and The Play Habits of My Daughters

Hockey Jerseys and The Play Habits of My Daughters

*Below is an excerpt from a new story of mine that has been published today on You Plus 2 Parenting, as part of their annual 28 Days Of Play story series. The entirety of the tale of old hockey jerseys and the play habits of my daughters can be found […]

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Go To Space With The JFK Challenge
OWTK Games + Apps

Go To Space With The JFK Challenge

The Mousetronaut went to the moon last night, just before bed but with her teeth brushed and books read. She waved away the weighty, standard-issue space garb for her favorite owl pajamas, because, well, maybe she thinks there are owls in space. Or not, maybe those were just the separates […]

Skylanders In Our Cereal and Easter Baskets
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Skylanders In Our Cereal and Easter Baskets

A fun batch of Skylanders news just in for diehard portal masters! There will soon be Skylanders In Our Cereal and Easter Baskets! Forgo a few chocolate bunnies this Easter and stuff your kids’ baskets with springtime editions of Skylanders Minis Power Punch Pet-Vac and Eggsellent Weeruptor. Word has it […]

Watch This: Frozen Fever Special Featurette Preview Video
OWTK MOVIE NEWS

Watch This: Frozen Fever Special Featurette Preview Video

So there was this little movie called Frozen…maybe you’ve heard of it? Anyway, long story short, some kids kinda sorta liked it and now Disney has made a follow-up short film FROZEN FEVER that will debut in front of the new live action Cinderella film that’ll hit theaters on March […]

Recipe Box: Vegetarian Meatless Meatloaf
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Recipe Box: Vegetarian Meatless Meatloaf

Food.com promised this was a really (emphasis on the REALLY) tasty vegetarian meatless meatloaf. It was, in reality, only…okay. I halved the meatloaf recipe and even added more tomato sauce then called for (inside and on top toward the end of the baking) but still the lentil and oat-based meatless […]

Black History Month Learning Activity on PBS Parents
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Black History Month Learning Activity on PBS Parents

Just today I published a new and fun Black History Month Learning Activity on PBS Parents. This matching game activity should serve as an easy way to start introducing your kids to some of the most remarkable African-Americans throughout history, people like Ruby Bridges, Charlie Parker, Arthur Ashe and Bessie […]

Recipe Box: Banana Nutella Muffin Recipe
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Recipe Box: Banana Nutella Muffin Recipe

I like bananas. I love Nutella. I’m always up for a muffin. But I haven’t tasted a crumb of these Banana Nutella Muffins. Why? Because on the morning I made them, I’d just run 5-miles and didn’t want to ‘waste’ the effort. Did I have a spoonful of Nutella with […]

The OWTK Kid’s Music Monthly Free 10-Song February 2015 Kindie Playlist
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The OWTK Kid’s Music Monthly Free 10-Song February 2015 Kindie Playlist

Did ya miss me? I took January off to reboot the engines for a sweet free 10-song February 2015 kindie playlist featuring my favorite song of the moment by vogelJoy, a darling & dense new tune from Gustafer Yellowgold, some weirdness from Bunny Clogs and Turkey Andersen, and a hilarious […]

The OWTK Radio Show Episode 5 “These Are The Best Years Of Our Lives”
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The OWTK Radio Show Episode 5 “These Are The Best Years Of Our Lives”

After a nearly 3-month hiatus, the OWTK Radio Show has returned with episode 5 “These Are The Best Years Of Our Lives”. The show features a new monologue at the top and three performed stories from OWTK: The Grounds Behind Her Eyes, Saying Goodbye, and Taylor Swift & The Cynical […]

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