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A Recipe For Doing Good At Back To School Time
Parenting Blog Humor

A Recipe For Doing Good At Back To School Time

This is an extremely special time of year for a parent. These weeks at the end of August and beginning of September offer us an opportunity to easily chart and document the growth of our children, without having to scroll through hard drives full of photos or pull out the […]

A Brand New Manchester Derby
Sports

A Brand New Manchester Derby

Every single one of the 54,557 Citizens and United away* supporters (*a relative term in derby parlance) knew it as they filed in through the turnstiles at the Etihad Stadium for a Sunday teatime kickoff this past March. Whether in their hearts or in their heads, every football fan from […]

OWTK Kid’s Music Monthly Podcast September 2016 Playlist
Parenting Blog Humor

OWTK Kid’s Music Monthly Podcast September 2016 Playlist

This MEGA HUGE MASSIVE ENORMOUS GIGANTIC EXTRA-LARGE 15 song episode of the OWTK Kid’s Music Monthly Podcast has been so graciously sponsored by Clorox and my friends at Macmillan Publishers who earlier this summer released the wonderful picture book MIXED UP TRUCK. Here’s what you’ll hear on this jam-packed September […]

An Entrepreneurial Start Up Craft Brewery On Board The Carnival Vista
Travel

An Entrepreneurial Start Up Craft Brewery On Board The Carnival Vista

Craft Beer at Sea (How Carnival Cruise Line’s Red Frog Brewery Is Changing The Cruise World) Corporate life, by definition, doesn’t lend itself to entrepreneurial endeavor. There are brainstorming sessions, committees, think tanks, cost benefit analysis charts, a SIPOC, and meetings about meetings about other meetings. There is all of […]

The Broken Air Conditioner and the Back To School Routine Derailer + GIVEAWAY!
Parenting Blog Humor

The Broken Air Conditioner and the Back To School Routine Derailer + GIVEAWAY!

This post is sponsored by Pure Protein. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I’ve said it before but it remains a fact worth repeating, a flag I’ll proudly keep on waving: I’m not one of those back to school cheerleaders. Don’t get me wrong; I dig the shopping, the […]

The Day Social Media Died
Hodgepodge

The Day Social Media Died

What would we do if social media, all of it — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, shit, even LinkedIn and Google+ (wait, that IS dead, right?) — what would we do if all of it went away right now. Poof, gone. No more notifications, no more DMs, no more Likes, no […]

Two Kids Walking Hadrian’s Wall
Photos of Growing Up

Two Kids Walking Hadrian’s Wall

In July I walked the length of the Hadrian’s Wall Trail in the north of England with 11 pals for charity. After we were finished but before my blisters had healed, my family hopped over the pond and we enjoyed a holiday in the U.K. To my surprise, because while […]

The Long And Winding Road To The Beatles
OWTK TV News

The Long And Winding Road To The Beatles

You’d think the children of a passionate music lover would have been raised on “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” and “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”, or at the very least the super kid-friendly “Yellow Submarine”, “I Want To Hold Your Hand” and “Octopus’s Garden”, but no, you’d be […]

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