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The Decision To Stay Put For A Perfect Ireland Holiday — A Travel Story of Righting A Wrong With Girls and Dogs

This was, to put it both bluntly and succinctly, designed specifically to right a wrong. That the Meelick House, an elegantly rustic stone coach rental home set on a rural patch of electric green in County Clare, came to represent such…let’s call it a kind of cognitive dissonance in our lives, […]

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I published a sprawling ‘reasons I love soccer‘ story already but there are so many reasons, some tiny and obscure, some massive and obvious, why I absolutely love soccer / English football so this is going to be a series. Here’s reason #2 Why I Love Soccer. America is descending […]

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An International Flight Means Downloadable Netflix, Baby!

They’ve already downloaded the entire new season of Project MC2. I mean, that was a given. They are both 110% in on that campy girl power Netflix original show, now into its 6th season. Let’s see, what else has gobbled up the gigabytes on our iPad Pro as they prep […]

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The only point of clocks and maps The only point of looking back Is to see how far we’ve come It was a Thursday night. Not too chilly, not too warm. It was, simply put, a perfect mid-November night in Philly. Parking was still easy to find in the neighborhood […]

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This was, to put it both bluntly and succinctly, designed specifically to right a wrong. That the Meelick House, an elegantly rustic stone coach rental home set on a rural patch of electric green in County Clare, came to represent such…let’s call it a kind of cognitive dissonance in our lives, […]

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Thank you Amnesty International USA for sponsoring this post. A few nights ago, while dreaming of a relaxing winter weekend spent decorating the majestic 8-foot Douglas fir you and your kids thoughtfully selected then tied to the roof of your car and crossed-fingers it would still be up there by […]

OWTK Podcast December 2017 Holiday-ish Special Playlist
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Thank you to this month’s podcast sponsor, A DREAM IS A WISH: HOLIDAY PRINCESS CONCERT! If you are in, nearby, or if you’re planning a Christmastime visit to Philadelphia with your family, please check out the Philadelphia Theatre Company’s special one-performance production of A DREAM IS A WISH: PRINCESS HOLIDAY […]

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I was never a Boy Scout but you might confuse me for one because I. Am. On. It. This traveling dad is organized and orderly. I don’t forget anything (except lip balm, every single time, see below). Basically, I have my shit pretty well together. If only I learned how […]

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