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On Sleeping in the Car in New Haven, CT (Maine Recap Part 3)
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On Sleeping in the Car in New Haven, CT (Maine Recap Part 3)

On Saturday morning we rented a four passenger motor boat from the owner of the house. After a couple of trips cruising the enormous lake, we eventually all made our way to the other side directly across from the house, to a spot the locals call Sandy Beach. This area […]

On Driving to Maine (Maine Recap Part 1)
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On Driving to Maine (Maine Recap Part 1)

The drive from our home in Exton, PA to Portland, ME was, thankfully, an uneventful one. We pushed back from the driveway at 1:30am. For portions of the trek only the moonlight was beside us. It was a peaceful and solitary experience for me. The Mrs. and the lil’ one […]

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Off to Maine!

OWTK is officially on the way up to Maine for the weekend. The lakehouse cabin is not equipped with internet access (who knew such places still existed!), so we will have no excuse NOT to be outside in the fresh air.Thursday – Visiting Portland and the Maine Narrow Gauge RailwayFriday […]

New York City Weekend – Recap
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New York City Weekend – Recap

The “Josh Ritter/NYC” Weekend went off pretty much without a hitch. We traveled from Trenton New Jersey to New York’s Penn Station on NJ Transit. We hopped a cab from there to our Marriott hotel in the Financial District. The great folks at the Marriott (our second visit to this […]

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NYC Weekend

OWTK will be visiting New York City this coming weekend – spending Friday night in Lower Manhattan. We will be in town to see Josh Ritter at the South Street Seaport, visit American Girl Place, and tour the American Museum of Natural History. JeffOut With The Kidshttp://www.outwiththekids.com

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Coming Up – A Long Weekend in Maine

In two weeks, OWTK will be packing up the family car and heading north – to a lakehouse in Central Maine, for a long weekend. My brother and his family have graciously extended us an offer to join them for a spell during their two week stay in the Pine […]

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How To Survive Flying With Kids

Air Travel with toddlers doesn’t have to be a stressful experience! Here are some exclusive tips that will teach you how to survive flying with kids. Schedule your flights to coincide with nap/bedtimes. Whenever possible, try to book direct flights during the time of day or night your child would […]

Cooperstown, New York – Baseball Hall of Fame
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Cooperstown, New York – Baseball Hall of Fame

Sticking with the Baseball theme… The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York is a great family destination. The Hall itself is a wonderful walk through the history of the game but the surrounding shops, restaurants, and townspeople are what makes this such a great place to take […]

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