Worthy Distractions and Strain Suggestions

Life is hard, complicated, and busy, especially when you’re a conscious parent. Here are some things to keep you distracted once the kids go to bed and a classic to bring out and introduce to the family.   On the…

Classical Piano & Craft Cannabis: Live at Hifi Date Night

As much as we like sharing life’s joys with our children, there are some things best savored in the company of adults. Cannabis, for example. Classical music too. We tried a few years ago to take our daughter to a…

Games & Strains: Sushi Go + NYC Diesel

Who doesn’t love sushi? Who doesn’t love cuteness? Gamewright knows these things and has capitalized on them. I am a shameless fangirl of Gamewright. Yes, they are a company that develops children’s games. Why am I so obsessed, then? Because it…

Cuttlefish & Cabin Fever: The Perfect Cure for an Inside Day

“Imagine an alien that can float through space, with a giant brain shaped like a donut, eight arms growing out of its head, and 3 hearts pumping blue blood. This alien…lives right here on earth…it can hypnotize its prey…or even…become…

Worthy Distractions: The Crown, Dr. Strange & Kubo

A few suggestions for your viewing pleasure this holiday season, with and without children.   The Crown Want to escape from the utter boringness of your family this holiday? How would you like to see a family even crazier and…

Don’t Make Me Pull This Car Over

A sampling of the things we do on the road to ensure we don’t go so crazy we drive off the road (also applies to trains, planes, and other forms of transit with children).   Games on the go:  Because…

Worthy Distractions: Tribe, Westworld, Zadie Smith & Jenga

A weekly sampling of the things we do instead of doing the things we’re supposed to do.   In heavy rotation We have a theory that the aliens from Podesta’s hacked emails are taking all the good folks. So we’re…