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About K. Pearson Brown

Writer, blogger, PR pro — traveler, tech geek, health and wellness believer, parent. Wrote my first book at age 5, still living my dramatic autobiography.

A 10-year-old boy shows the mettle he’s made of at his first 5K

The Hopecam 5K served as a proving ground for a first-time racer, and he was true to himself My son has always been a great athlete, and while I admit I brag about this, it really is true. The problem is, I have yet to find a sport that he will stick with. Each time [...]

By | 2018-05-20T01:28:49+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Charity, Family, Lifestyle, Parenting, Technology|0 Comments

The perfect Mother’s Day gift for every kind of mom

Moms who love adventure, tech, fashion or beauty will love these awesome Mother's Day gifts Full Steam a-dress Whether it's a big day at work, date night with Dad, or off for a vacay, Mom always wants to look her dapper best. The lightweight JOY 900-Watt Supreme Steam Go Mini Steamer ($19.95 at HSN.com) makes [...]

By | 2018-05-30T17:17:11+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Beauty, Family, Fashion, Gifts, Lifestyle, Shopping|0 Comments

Teaching kids to cook and be safe in the kitchen

By Daniel Sherwin, solodad.com While it may seem like the last place you want to let a child loose, the kitchen is actually a great place to teach some lifelong lessons and bond with your little one. Baking and cooking can introduce concepts related to science and math and can teach responsibility; it can also [...]

By | 2018-04-22T14:17:56+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Food and beverage|0 Comments

Making generations of family memories at the Greenbrier

A memorable visit to the historic resort steeped in tradition, where families come together to enjoy the grandest things in life Our Greenbrier adventure began with a bit more excitement than our family had anticipated, when we voyaged to the world-renowned resort on a dark and blustery night. We decided it was best to travel [...]

DC’s USA Science Festival attracts future innovators with interactive STEM exhibits

Free expo of world's leading STEM organizations inspires and educates youth, teaching through hands-on experience   The 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo in Washington DC was an incredible event, packed with more than 3,000 hands-on exhibits, attracting more than 350,000 people over the weekend of April 7-8. The Walter E. Washington Convention Center [...]

By | 2018-04-08T01:58:08+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Education, Parenting, Technology|0 Comments

STEM Event features kid-friendly opportunities to explore, with exhibits by Razor and others

Make sure to check out @razorworldwide at this weekend’s @usasciencefestival Discover how your favorite Razor gear works along with exploring 3,000 hands-on exhibits from the world’s leading scientific and engineering societies, universities, government agencies, high-tech corporations and STEM organizations and so much more! https://www.facebook.com/events/502715543442409/  

By | 2018-04-15T18:50:57+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Tech, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Family friendly Ogden offers a mountain of adventure for all ages

The charming Utah city where kids and adults have plenty to do, inside and out There’s no equivalent to “Indian summer” for a winter that lingers into the next season, but mountain resorts in Utah would be using that phrase a lot this year. Spring skiing, usually when the snow pack melts and ski conditions [...]

By | 2018-03-25T16:49:55+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Adventure, Outdoor adventure, Travel|0 Comments

Sharing is caring as families enjoy the offerings of the new share economy

The share economy offers new ways for families to travel and experience vacations All aboard a Boatsetter yachting experience in Marina Del Rey, California, where boat owners host guests for a private cruise experience for an evening or overnight Our parents told us it was good manners to share our toys when we were [...]

By | 2018-04-15T18:50:36+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Lifestyle, Social media, Technology, Travel|0 Comments

Hey Google, Alexa or Siri – who will answer the call of the future?

Voice-commanded devices and their apps are turning up the volume in the market, but who will get your ear? When Apple finally entered the wireless speaker market with HomePod, which can be voice-controlled by Siri, its competitor Sonos, which now responds to voice commands via Amazon’s Alexa, took a swipe at the launch with a [...]

By | 2018-02-24T03:00:12+00:00 February 24th, 2018|Tech, tech news, Technology|0 Comments