In Southern New England it’s currently in the high 90s with a heat index into the 100s+. What’s a heat index? It’s how hot it FEELS. Or as Weather.gov puts it: “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity”. That’s a partly valid phrase you may have heard in the summer, but it’s actually both. The heat index, also known as the apparent temperature, is what … Continue reading Staying Cool with the Kiddos in the Dog Days of Summer
A few months ago I wrote about my doctor challenging me to lose weight, for the better of myself and everyone in my life. Then, a bit after that, I wrote about a day I ‘cheated’ on my diet with an amazing donut from a local pop-up shop called Deviant Donuts. I mentioned how it felt so good. Recently, it was Father’s Day weekend. My … Continue reading I Binged Off My Diet – And It HURT!
I saw online, that our friends at the Dole Whipped Blog mentioned that Disney was releasing their 2019 travel packages for Walt Disney World. I am very excited, because soon we’ll be planning our own family vacation there in 2019! This, paired with Robby’s latest Disney Dad’s Dozen list, led to me reminiscing about my previous trips to the “House of Mouse”. I was thinking … Continue reading New Video – Top 10 Favorite Rides at Walt Disney World
Happy summer everyone! And a very happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. It’s time for fun in the sun and for family trips To Orlando. Summer in central Florida regularly posts 90 degree temps with 100% humidity. But have no fear! We will help you get through. In this edition of Disney Dads Dozen we serve up 12 ways to beat the … Continue reading Disney Dad’s Dozen – 12 Ways to Beat The Heat at Walt Disney World
We’ve posted a new video on our YouTube Channel with a fun subject – toys! I was feeling nostalgic after working on my list of Favorite 80s Movies, and with that waive of sentiment came flooding back memories of the toys I loved playing with while growing up. I worked with Jay, our Technical Producer, and we came up with the following video, talking about … Continue reading A Modern Man’s Favorite Toys Growing Up
With Father’s Day this weekend, where are the gifts we actually WANT!? Last year we put out a list of the products we wanted. You can see that HERE. This year, our friends at ThinkGeek sent us a mystery box filled with Father’s Day goodies! Did a Truck Tales video of the unboxing of the items over on our YouTube Channel. Check it out! So, … Continue reading ThinkGeek Father’s Day Gift Ideas
As a little kid, there was a stretch of I-95 in Connecticut that drove right by a giant Toys R Us. There you’d see the neon sign, with giant Geoffrey the Giraffe head rising above the roadway – a beacon to get us to go there. We never went. Frivolous shopping wasn’t something we did. Then, one day, my grandparents were in town and they … Continue reading Goodbye to Toys R Us – I’ll Always Be a Toys R Us Kid!