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Like Moths
Parenting Blog Humor

Like Moths

I had a great idea recently. It likely came to me as I prepared to take a physical exam or possibly during the family holiday that followed. Maybe there were even two of them, great ideas that is, but I couldn’t tell you about either.  When I was a younger […]

An American Take on the Greatest Sandwich Ever Made
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An American Take on the Greatest Sandwich Ever Made

My infatuation with the Cuban sandwich began over a decade ago in Sarasota, FL. I was traveling for work, waaaay back when I had proper employment, and was fortunate enough to spend a single night in that darling Gulf Coast town; not long enough to explore the city but just […]

Greetings from The United Kingdom
Travel

Greetings from The United Kingdom

You may have noticed that OWTK has been a wee bit dark since early July. Well, I kinda hope you’ve noticed.  The darkness has come about this summer because since July 7 I’ve been pottering around the U.K., first with 11 other guys as we hiked the Hadrian’s Wall Trail […]

My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends
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My Passport To Visiting Philadelphia With Friends

This travel story was made possible thanks to Wyndham Rewards. When I was a teenager there was only one place I wanted to be: Philadelphia. The energy, foodie delights, art house movie theaters and, most of all, the live music scene of my hometown big city called out to me […]

A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final
Sports

A Priceless But Unexpected Copa America Centenario Final

It was tired, tenacious and, at times, tedious but it was priceless too even though I may have watched the greatest football player’s final match for his country. When Mastercard so kindly invited me up to MetLife Stadium for the Priceless experience of watching the Copa America Centenario Final between […]

What Fear Looks Like
Parenting Blog Humor

What Fear Looks Like

You’ll have to forgive the lack of scenery and character development in this short anecdote, but years ago I was walking the hallways of a shopping mall with a man who had previously exhibited racist tendencies and was, in that moment, in the midst of making a racist remake of […]

The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese
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The Grilled Cheese Recipe To Get Even Your Pickiest Eaters To Enjoy Their Vegetables: The Best Grilled Veggie Grilled Cheese

I’ve only met one kid who didn’t like grilled cheese but I’ve encountered just a few who enjoy eating their vegetables. This delicious, easy to make grilled veggie grilled cheese sandwich attempts to expand the center of that youthful foodie Venn diagram by sliding ultra thin, gently grilled, tastefully seasoned, […]

The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space
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The New Ringling Brothers Show Out Of This World Blasts Off Into The Serene Quiet of Outer Space

When audiences first sit down in their seats this month to watch Out Of This World, the newest circus from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey, they will be greeted with about 12 minutes of serene quiet and the relative darkness of outer space. It’s a daring decision for a […]

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