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On Lake Cobbosseecontee (Maine Recap Part 2)
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On Lake Cobbosseecontee (Maine Recap Part 2)

Driving the one hour from Portland to Monmouth, with visions of Chowder still swimming in my head, was rough. The combination of a hearty meal, the warmth of a summer sun, and the 7+ hours already spent behind the wheel nearly made it necessary to pry my eyelids open with […]

On Driving to Maine (Maine Recap Part 1)
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On Driving to Maine (Maine Recap Part 1)

The drive from our home in Exton, PA to Portland, ME was, thankfully, an uneventful one. We pushed back from the driveway at 1:30am. For portions of the trek only the moonlight was beside us. It was a peaceful and solitary experience for me. The Mrs. and the lil’ one […]

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OWTK Monthly Music Suggestions – August 2006

Maine Recap coming over the next few days… Itching for some new music to share with your kids? We hope so, because we have 6 outstanding selections pulled directly from our vaults (ok, half the songs are from kexp.org’s massive collection of in-studio live performances). Without further delay…the OWTK Monthly […]

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Off to Maine!

OWTK is officially on the way up to Maine for the weekend. The lakehouse cabin is not equipped with internet access (who knew such places still existed!), so we will have no excuse NOT to be outside in the fresh air.Thursday – Visiting Portland and the Maine Narrow Gauge RailwayFriday […]

OWTK Bi-Monthly Book Suggestions – August/September 2006
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OWTK Bi-Monthly Book Suggestions – August/September 2006

The OWTK book suggestions for August/September include an elegant arachnoid, a happy whistler, a family of bunnies, and discussion of chrysalis.Sophie’s Masterpiece by Eileen Spinelli with illustrations by Jane Dyer Buy from Amazon.com My wife fell in love with another of Spinelli’s books, “When Mama Comes Home Tonight”, which was […]

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OWTK featured on Parent Hacks

Out With The Kids was featured on Parent Hacks yesterday. That fine site published our tips on killing time in an airport with kids. Suddenly, this is a very timely piece in light of the elevated (or severe in the U.K.) terror threat. You will most likely be required or […]

New York City Weekend – Recap
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New York City Weekend – Recap

The “Josh Ritter/NYC” Weekend went off pretty much without a hitch. We traveled from Trenton New Jersey to New York’s Penn Station on NJ Transit. We hopped a cab from there to our Marriott hotel in the Financial District. The great folks at the Marriott (our second visit to this […]

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang – Sharing a childhood favorite with our daughter

In response to The Lovely Mrs. Davis Tells You Want To Think’s question, to celebrate the launch of Sesame Street’s 37th season this Tuesday: What television, music, movie or book from your childhood are you excited about sharing with your own children?We at Out With The Kids are quite giddy […]

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