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#ShareTheTable With Barilla
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#ShareTheTable With Barilla

*Barilla is compensating me for this post. All opinions expressed below are honest and unbiased, as always. Read on. Even when the Mrs. and I both worked full-time jobs out of the home, and the girls would both spend 10 hours each and every day in a day care-cum-early learning […]

A Slice of La Dolce Vita in Steamy Orlando: The Loews Portofino Bay Hotel
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A Slice of La Dolce Vita in Steamy Orlando: The Loews Portofino Bay Hotel

For as much as we travel together as a family, we don’t often frequent the high-end of the accommodation spectrum. This isn’t because we don’t fancy the fancy, it’s because we are usually over-extended financially and piecing our trips together with rolls of nickels and my dwindling collection of crisp […]

Mushroom and Cauliflower Ravioli with Sauteed Shrimp in a Limoncello Cream Sauce Recipe for #ShroomTember
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Mushroom and Cauliflower Ravioli with Sauteed Shrimp in a Limoncello Cream Sauce Recipe for #ShroomTember

I’ve been on record for over three decades as saying I do not like mushrooms. The word ‘hate’ has been bandied about, but this is far from the whole story. I’m the kind of foodie who remembers his all-time favorite meals. I remember, in technicolor detail, the restaurants, the towns, […]

OWTK’s Helpful Idea #11: Portion Control
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OWTK’s Helpful Idea #11: Portion Control

It’s the mighty return of the ridiculously sporadic OWTK Helpful Ideas series! Yay! This one is all about eating well, living healthy, and NOT stuffing your food hole when out at a restaurant. OWTK Helpful Idea #11 is simple, so simple that I CANNOT BELIEVE NO ONE IN THE HISTORY […]

Big Guy Car Guy: Two Days in Florida in a 2014 Nissan Altima
Big Guy Car Guy

Big Guy Car Guy: Two Days in Florida in a 2014 Nissan Altima

Where’s the damn USB port? This was the 1st, 3rd, 8th and final question I asked of the 2014 Nissan Altima we rented from Hertz at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel in Orlando last week. We only needed a car for only a couple of days, to partake in our […]

Thinking, Tinkering, and Trying At Camp Invention 2014
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Thinking, Tinkering, and Trying At Camp Invention 2014

The chairs have been stacked, the floor swept clean, and the banners begrudgingly pulled down. It was a grand affair, but the curtain has closed on the 2014 camp season. I know this for certain because my Facebook feed has once again become a steady stream of back to school […]

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