Category: Family-Entertainment

Disney Dilemma: Best Disney World Hotel Options for Kids

Best Hotels for kids visiting Mickey & Minnie at Disney World

We’re planning our first family vacation with our daughter who will be 4 years old. How do you stay in the same room, and still do naps and sleep at night?

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Daddy Survived Yo Gabba Gabba Live!

Yo Gabba Gabba Live - Dallas 2011 - Daddy Daughter Concert

It turns out, I thoroughly enjoyed the experience! My head did not explode nor my brains turn to jelly. Here’s is a simple survival tip for other dads…

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Trapped on Disney’s Small World Ride

Disney Small World Dutch Doll Protest

I was five when Disney’s Small World ride broke down and I was trapped with those creepy little singing dolls for an eternity… or maybe 30 minutes. Read on…

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Best Values in Family TV Viewing – The Dish on DISH

Family watching DirecTV’s dish network together

Do you have Cable or Satellite TV? Or perhaps just broadcast or no TV at all? In these tight economic times how can we best invest our income in entertainment?

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Voldemort: A Quick Word with You and All the Bullies Out There

Neville Longbottom (Matthew Lewis) Grows Up

On the eve of the final Harry Potter film, I feel compelled to pass on a message. Voldemort, and all you other bullies out there, you should know, we geeks… grow up!

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The Pirates are Coming – To Scarborough Renaissance Festival


Have you ever been to a Renaissance Festival? Did you take kids? Did you and they enjoy it? I’m thinking of taking my family… and it’s Pirate Weekend! ARRRR!

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Disney Princesses: Not So Happily Ever After?

Dangerous Damaging Disney Princesses

The handsome prince leaves you with 3 little prince & princesses to feed and an underwater mortgage on the castle? How does Disney prepare our girls for that?

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Baby’s First Cowboy’s Game – Wordless Wednesday

Baby's First Cowboy's Game

Wordless Wednesday – This photo of our little girl was taken in Fall 2008 as we stocked up with snacks in preparation for her first Cowboy’s football game.

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Which day to trick or treat?

Trick or Treaters 3

When are you celebrating Halloween 2010, Saturday or Sunday? In the past thirty years Halloween has only fallen on a Sunday four times – in 2004, 1999, 1993, and 1982. Also I’m curious, as an adult do you dress up or go to parties, too, or is Halloween just for the kids?

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