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Summer Road Trip Jams with Pringles® Cans
Travel

Summer Road Trip Jams with Pringles® Cans

Thanks to Pringles® Summer Jam for keeping our cross country road trip lively and for partnering with me to tell this story. Music and Pringles® have long been staples of life on the road for my wife and I. Way before we added tinier versions of ourselves to our itineraries, […]

A History of Radness and the Future of Music on TV
OWTK TV News

A History of Radness and the Future of Music on TV

If I was buying stock in one TV show for kids, it’d be this one, A History of Radness. And not only because the one kid is wearing a KEXP shirt, or because Henry Rollins is in it. You know, maybe kids can still grow up to understand that bands […]

Taking Netflix On The Road
OWTK MOVIE NEWS

Taking Netflix On The Road

It’s gonna be a hot, hot summer as we go coast to coast on the great American road trip. The days will be fun, but also long and tiring for all of us but especially for those with smaller legs and lower endurance levels. That’s why we’re taking Netflix on […]

The Great American Road Trip
Travel

The Great American Road Trip

I’m so very fortunate. For damn near the whole of a month, I’ll be exploring this great country with my wife and two daughters in a sweet 2015 Shoreline Blue Toyota Sienna LTD Premium. It’s an appropriately spacious vehicle for which to traverse a big ol’ land as a family. […]

Examining Traditions And Skipping the Jersey Shore
Travel

Examining Traditions And Skipping the Jersey Shore

There are many ways to make friends in this world. Buying someone a beer or a good cup of joe is often a quick way to endear yourself to a stranger. Being a thoughtful co-worker also tends to increase your friendship circle exponentially. One method that might not rank high […]

Free Kids Music For Summer Vacations and Cross Country Road Trips
OWTK Kid's Music Monthly Podcast

Free Kids Music For Summer Vacations and Cross Country Road Trips

The July 2015 episode of the OWTK podcast is here and is stuffed with 12 songs perfect for the fun and adventure of summer family vacations and cross country road trips. Hear new songs from some of the brightest stars of modern indie kid’s music and classics by OWTK favorites. […]

Not MY 1986 Honda Civic, because, well, read on...
Parenting Blog Humor

Michelin First Car Moment

This post is about cars but it’s also about photos; those we have, those we don’t, and those we’ll see in our mind’s eye until the end of days. A photogenic memory isn’t something I could legitimately claim to have. I’d be found out the minute someone asked me to […]

Live From Camp Invention 2015!
Parenting Blog Humor

Live From Camp Invention 2015!

By the end of day one, they were The Trio. Eight hours prior, they’d never met and now they had a moniker. A start-up worth investing in. A pinky promise. This is the power of summer camp, of shared experiences. This is the promise of curious minds melding together over […]

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