Articles By: Jeff

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

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. The Meelick House is the Perfect Ireland Holiday Rental Vacation Home. 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... December 6th, 2017 | Travel | Read More

I’m Dreaming Of A Decent America, Just Like The One I Used To Know

I’m Dreaming Of A Decent America, Just Like The One I Used To Know 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 the... December 4th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

OWTK Podcast December 2017 Holiday-ish Special Playlist

OWTK Podcast December 2017 Holiday-ish Special Playlist 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... December 1st, 2017 | OWTK Kid's Music Monthly Podcast | Read More

1 Year and 50 Pounds Later (How I Lost A Lot of Weight Quickly)

1 Year and 50 Pounds Later (How I Lost A Lot of Weight Quickly) 50 pounds ago, there’s no way I get on a rope swing for fear the tree would give way. One year ago today I woke up and decided to give up my two favorite foods: bread and cereal. Just like that, poof, no more bread and no more cereal. Cold turkey a few days after Turkey Day. I had been trying to... November 28th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

How Far We’ve Come: Nearly a Decade with Dawes

How Far We’ve Come: Nearly a Decade with Dawes 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 then, and I slid into a spot, walked... November 20th, 2017 | Big Guy Car Guy, OWTK Not Kids Music, Travel | Read More

An International Flight Means Downloadable Netflix, Baby!

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 for international travel. Oh... November 17th, 2017 | OWTK TV News | Read More

How To Prepare For International Travel

How To Prepare For International Travel 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 to tie a knot and start a... November 15th, 2017 | Travel | Read More

Watch This: Alphabet Rockers “Stand Up For You” Music Video — Hip Hop For Kids and Families

Watch This: Alphabet Rockers “Stand Up For You” Music Video — Hip Hop For Kids and Families The new Alphabet Rockers album Rise Shine #Woke is the album families need, arriving at the exact moment we need it the most. Maybe you missed the video for “Shine” f/ the vocal talents of Choo Choo Soul’s Genevieve Goings, but you shouldn’t miss this one. This is Hip Hop For... November 15th, 2017 | OWTK Kindie Music News | Read More
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