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More of our first day in Paris
France / Travel

More of our first day in Paris

One of two carousels within a short walk of the Eiffel Tower. This one is across the river, in front of the Trocadero. It is gorgeous! A double decker carousel with brilliantly clean and well-maintained horses, a hot air balloon (seen here), and a three seat wooden airplane. There are […]

Our First Day in France – A quick tour of Paris
France / Travel

Our First Day in France – A quick tour of Paris

A sign for one of the most famous streets in the world. The Arc de Triomphe (from the middle of the Champs Elysees) The Champs, looking down to the Place de le Concorde and The Lourve, also from the middle of the road, just in front of the Arc. The […]

France / Travel

The Flight to Paris

Bonjour! OWTK is alive and well in Paris! The hotel had some connectivity issues, so this first post was delayed. I sit in Gare de Lyon, ready to board the TGV train to Avignon. The flight over was smooth and uneventful, minus the fact that we took off 45 minutes […]

Last post from the U.S.
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Last post from the U.S.

Fare-thee-well loyal OWTK readers. We are taking this show on the road!Next post will be from the City of Lights, Love, and Baguettes.Be well everyone…Until September 22nd!JeffOut With The Kidshttp://www.outwiththekids.com

Trader Joe's Grocery Store – Kid's Scavenger Hunt
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Trader Joe's Grocery Store – Kid's Scavenger Hunt

At our local Trader Joe’s store, in Wayne PA, there is a new addition to their TJ Kids program – a storewide scavenger hunt! Kids pick up a colorful map of the store then proceed to search for wooden placards painted with a variety of different animals. At each station […]

OWTK Kindie Music News

Bringing It All Back Home (shopping while on vacation)

Going away on vacation is a perfect opportunity to immerse oneself in local cultures and traditions and experiment with native cuisine. Traveling on holiday is also a great time to pick up unique, one-of-a-kind products from local merchants and craftspeople, to visit charming back-alley boutiques, and to buy goods indigenous […]

MUZZY – BBC Language Program for Kids
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MUZZY – BBC Language Program for Kids

Muzzy is an award winning foreign language course designed for children of all ages, from infant to young adult. The title character (seen here to the left), is a giant, green, fuzzy space traveler named Muzzy. He speaks with a slow delivery and is a super-annunciator, saying everything a pace […]

OWTK Kindie Music News

OWTK Monthly Music Suggestions – September 2006

Oh, do we have some good ones for you this month! Gather the children, it’s time for OWTK’s September music picks! But first a quick aside regarding last month’s suggestions. In August I recommended Alexi Murdoch’s “Orange Sky” and provided a link to the kexp.org live version. I have since […]

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