Get the family and go

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

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

Teaching kids to cook and be safe in the kitchen

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

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 [...]

Making generations of family memories at the Greenbrier

By | 2018-04-15T18:43:52+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Health and wellness, Interior design, Lifestyle, Restaurants, Shopping, Travel|

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

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

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 [...]

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

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

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/  

Family friendly Ogden offers a mountain of adventure for all ages

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]