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The Boys of Summer – Take your kids out to the ballpark
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The Boys of Summer – Take your kids out to the ballpark

It is officially summer, and what better way to spend a summertime afternoon or evening then at a baseball game with your kids. As American as apple pie and country music, a baseball game offers families an affordable experience that harkens back to a simpler time when kids and their […]

OWTK Destination Guide – Sarasota, Florida (Gulf Coast) – PART ONE
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OWTK Destination Guide – Sarasota, Florida (Gulf Coast) – PART ONE

OWTK Destination Guide – Sarasota, Florida (Gulf Coast) – PART ONE (Part Two coming soon. Both sections will be combined in the archive)*Compiled through two long weekend stays in the Sarasota area (Fall 2005 and early-Summer 2006) Sarasota is a city located 50 miles to the South of Tampa and […]

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Home Sweet Home

We have returned home – safe, cool, and most importantly dry. Looks as if Alberto may make landfall as a Hurricane. With evacuation orders going out today, we are sure glad we booked a Monday night flight as opposed to a Tuesday morning one. It was a generally bumpy ride […]

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Florida's (wet) Gulf Coast – the final day

The OWTK 3 ate a little breakfast in the room again before heading over to the G. Wiz Science Center. While most of the exhibits were probably a bit over our 2 year old daughter’s head (both literally and figuratively) she had a great time running around and playing indoors […]

Good Morning Alberto
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Good Morning Alberto

Sarasota and the entire Gulf Coast is getting drenched this morning by Mr. Alberto. OWTK certainly did not anticipate becoming a weather report blog but the season’s first named storm had other ideas. What to do in Sarasota in the pouring rain… Jeffhttp://www.outwiththekids.com

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Florida's Gulf Coast – Day 3

Day three is coming to an uneventful close. The entire Gulf Coast is under heavy cloud cover as the area awaits Tropical Storm Alberto, the first of the season, to make its way to land. As a result, we did not even see the Gulf of Mexico today. We did […]

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A Sleepy Evening

Our night did not go as planned, but flexibility is a needed trait when traveling with a small child. Our daughter never did get take that nap mentioned previously. She did however fall asleep shortly after our stroll around St. Armand’s Circle. We missed the Arts Festival as the vendors […]

Florida's Gulf Coast – Day 2
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Florida's Gulf Coast – Day 2

Quick note: The official OWTK digital camera (phone) is in disrepair. After speaking with several Cingular 800# reps it was determined that the now 72 hour old phone cannot be saved and despite the presence of a Cingular store in every strip mall and shopping center in America, a replacement […]

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