Articles By: Jeff

The Stranger Stories (Season 2 and Selected) On Netflix

The Stranger Stories (Season 2 and Selected) On Netflix It’s cliche at this point, I guess, to say that Netflix has something for everyone. Sure, it’s true, I mean, my god there’s a lot of diverse original programming on there, more it seems every time I log on, which, to be honest, isn’t too often. I don’t dive into my Netflix... October 27th, 2017 | OWTK TV News | Read More

The Ultimate Car For The Freelancer

The Ultimate Car For The Freelancer The world has changed. My lordy has it ever, but I’m not going too far down that rabbit hole here. In this one specific way, the world has changed dramatically from when my dad was young and from when my older brothers were growing up, because no longer do we strive to land that sweet entry level... October 25th, 2017 | Big Guy Car Guy | Read More

Reason #2 Why I Love Soccer

Reason #2 Why I Love Soccer 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 into... October 24th, 2017 | Parenting Blog, Sports | Read More

Avoid The Flu, Save The Likes

Avoid The Flu, Save The Likes Sometimes we modern folk do stuff solely because we think it’ll look awesome on social media. It’s okay, we all suffer for our art at one point or another. For example, we know in our heads and in our hearts that the annual county hot air balloon festival is going to be a total bore for like 97.8%... October 24th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

Make Halloween Handmade Again with Boxtumes

Make Halloween Handmade Again with Boxtumes *This DIY Halloween costume story is sponsored by Amazon and Mom It Forward. All opinions expressed below are honest and unbiased, as always. It’s a cliche for a reason: cats and babies alike would be perfectly happy with just a box. We’re seasoned vets at this parenting game and yet we heap upon... October 23rd, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

The Young Man I Met Last Night

The Young Man I Met Last Night The band was still finding its footing, having just placed their drinks down and positioned themselves at or picked up their instruments moments earlier, but you had gone from zero to 60 with the first note. You bounced along to “I Am A Runner” with more spring than I have ever possessed. I... October 20th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

Braces, Fractures, Spurs, Wolves, Digital Photo Frames and Finding Pure Joy All Alone

Braces, Fractures, Spurs, Wolves, Digital Photo Frames and Finding Pure Joy All Alone We’ve managed to avoid major childhood injuries and medical procedures, and the accompanying debt-inducing healthcare bills, for the first 13.5 years of family life but the streak has ended with a momentous clattering. Both of our daughters need braces. Oof. And the right-handed teenager took... October 19th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More

I Get Better With A Little Help From My Friends

I Get Better With A Little Help From My Friends My definition of a friend was as rigid as glass when I was young. It all started with a song lyric from the album that changed my life when I was an impressionable 17 year old kid: “Your ideas, your image, your definition of a friend” Before this song, before that lyric, I had never considered defining... October 16th, 2017 | Parenting Blog | Read More
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