How Craft Root Beers Are Like Van Halen’s Brown M&M’s How Craft Root Beers Are Like Van Halen’s Brown M&M’s
How This Dad Found Common Ground and Formed Long Lasting Bonds With His Daughters How This Dad Found Common Ground and Formed Long Lasting Bonds With His Daughters
The 15 Best Gustafer Yellowgold Songs Of All Time The 15 Best Gustafer Yellowgold Songs Of All Time
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Politics Three Cats on Inauguration Day

Three Cats on Inauguration Day

‚ÄčThe coffee pot blackness of night has given way to a steely eyed grey sky but still, at this early hour, the only light in the kitchen emanates from a trio of nightlights, each adorned with original artwork by my two daughters that’s been scaled down to the size of […]

OWTK Toy News & Reviews The Only Funko Pop Announcement We Want: Over The Garden Wall Funko Pop! Figures

The Only Funko Pop Announcement We Want: Over The Garden Wall Funko Pop! Figures

As the London toy Fair rolls on, Funko is announcing more and more Pop! figures and series on their blog, Pop! figures that will be added to their massive vinyl library in 2017. There will be Funko Pop! Looney Tunes, Space Jam, MSTK3K, Reservoir Dogs, Retro Video Game Minis, Lord […]

Travel The Mighty Pen Hilton Sandestin Florida — A Slim Pen For A Mighty Resort

The Mighty Pen Hilton Sandestin Florida — A Slim Pen For A Mighty Resort

The slender midnight black Hilton pen waiting on bedside tables juxtaposes both the expansive Emerald Tower rooms in which they are found as well as the great expanse of the resort’s outdoor, beachfront courtyard with multiple pools, hot tubs, a restaurant and bar, and hundreds of lounge chairs laid out […]

RECIPE BOX The Best Shrimp and Grits Recipe Ever

The Best Shrimp and Grits Recipe Ever

This isn’t hyperbole, it’s fact. Chef Dan Vargo of Seagar’s Prime Steaks and Seafood inside the Hilton Sandestin Resort in sunny FLA is the mastermind behind the greatest, richest, most decadent shrimp and grits recipe I have ever tasted, and you will ever taste. Last month, despite never having made […]

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How Craft Root Beers Are Like Van Halen’s Brown M&M’s
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How Craft Root Beers Are Like Van Halen’s Brown M&M’s

The tale of Van Halen’s backstage candy demand is the stuff of legend and in the decades since it occurred has often acted as a kind of stand-in synonym for a highfalutin diva lifestyle, but if you believe that faulty parallel — NO BROWN M&M’s = DIVA — then you […]

A Dream of Cuba
Parenting Blog

A Dream of Cuba

There’s never a time when I’m not dreaming of traveling to somewhere new and exciting but those dreams come fast and furious, and often become concrete plans, while I am traveling. It’s a super way to pass the time on planes, trains and ships. Hmmmm, where shall we explore next? […]

The Best Of What We Can Be, Together
Parenting Blog

The Best Of What We Can Be, Together

There’s a woman on stage. She’s not as young as she used to be, who is?, and yet her snarl persists, this in spite of having been softened by time and age and the experience of shedding skin to become something new. Familiar but new. Parenthood can’t help but do […]

The Incentive To Demystify Healthcare
Parenting Blog

The Incentive To Demystify Healthcare

Every year something changed and so, every year we had to re-enroll and make brand new or validate prior choices regarding our healthcare coverage. I’d then spend the next 12 months fumbling through the differences between co-pay and deductible, max limits, preventative versus sick visits and dreading needing to go […]

OWTK Kids Music Monthly Podcast 2017 Grammy Award Special Playlist
OWTK Kid's Music Monthly Podcast

OWTK Kids Music Monthly Podcast 2017 Grammy Award Special Playlist

Holy smokes what a handful of Grammy nominees in the Children’s category we have this year! The 2017 Grammy Awards will be graced with the likes of Frances England and Recess Monkey (each for the first time), returning nominees Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could and Secret Agent […]

How This Dad Found Common Ground and Formed Long Lasting Bonds With His Daughters
Parenting Blog

How This Dad Found Common Ground and Formed Long Lasting Bonds With His Daughters

When they are tiny, wide-eyed, impressionable creatures we prop them up onto our bellies while we do, and bear witness to, the things we love most in life. In a flash, they are then in our arms while we read, on our shoulders while we cheer, and hand in hand […]

The 15 Best Gustafer Yellowgold Songs Of All Time
Gustafer Yellowgold / OWTK Kindie Album Reviews / OWTK Kindie Music News

The 15 Best Gustafer Yellowgold Songs Of All Time

He was our gateway into the world of indie kid’s music some 9 years ago and he has remained a cherished member of our extended family ever since. Morgan Taylor has released 7 Gustafer Yellowgold CD / DVDs and we’ve been happily and luckily on board since the very beginning, […]

Stranger Things For Strange Times
OWTK TV News

Stranger Things For Strange Times

The past few months have taken its toll on us but the political landscape in America has impacted my wife the most. She, like so many, is having trouble with what has happened, what is happening already as a result and what looks to be about to happen to make […]

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