Why McDonald’s Will Forever Be Tied to My Happy Place

Filet O' Fish

I’ve had a lot of great McDonald’s experiences in my life. Those Golden Arches (which I always thought was just a big yellow “M”) have been a friendly face since I was a mere three apples high. As a kid, I used to play board games all the time with my neighborhood buds Eddie, Gary […]

5 Pop Culture Gadgets I’m Still Waiting to Get My Hands On


I’m a gadget geek. Always loved electronics since I was a kid playing with my little portable football game or the still-greatest-video-game-system-of-all-time Atari 2600. My friend Ethan used to have a Pac-Man watch which, while the graphics were nothing more than little grey blobs, was still the coolest thing I ever saw at the time. It’s […]

Chicken Marsala Enchiladas Make for Easy Dinners


One of my mom’s favorite meals in the world (not counting lobster, of course) is Chicken Marsala. She gets it probably 95% of the time we hit an Italian restaurant. My wife’s even made it herself a few times at home. It’s not really one of those easy dinners, though, so she doesn’t just whip […]

How to Get Your Non-Sports Kid Active and Healthy

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The opinions in this article are my own. I do not work for, or with, any brand mentioned in this article, nor do I have any official relationship with them. I have a relationship with GigaSavvy, for whom I create original editorial content. My boys aren’t the most sports-oriented kids around. Sure they can go […]

Finding New Furniture in Dubai


This post is brought to you by Samantha Young Located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is known for its bustling consumer markets and variety of luxurious goods, from traditional mass-produced pieces to unique creations. Whether you’re currently living there or planning to move, you’ll have an incredible array of furniture shopping venues to […]

Travel Just Got Easier with a New Website from AARP


We went on a lot of vacations when I was a kid. Every summer, we’d have one big one where we’d travel. There was Cape Cod in Massachusetts, the looong road trip to Disney World in Florida and tons of historical fun at Colonial Williamsburg. I remember being so excited every single summer when my […]

Win a $25 Birthday in a Box Gift Card (Ends 2/4)

Super Mario Bros Deluxe Kit

I’ve always wanted to open up a theme restaurant called On a Stick. See, everything you order comes on a stick. Hot dogs. Marshmallows. Chicken fingers. The bread. Heck, even the water would somehow come in a glass on a stick. (I’d come up with some ingenious way of putting holes in the table to […]

Imagine Cleaning Up Times Square Today #NewYearsClean

Mr. Clean Liquid Muscle NYE 2014 Deep Clean

You think your house is a mess after last night’s New Year’s Eve partying? Yeah, you should see Times Square in Manhattan. I’ve lived in New York my whole life, growing up in the suburbs of NYC. And yet, there are a number of touristy things I’ve never done. I haven’t been to the top […]

The Butterball Cookbook Plus App is Delicious!

Butterball cookbook app

All righty. It’s time to talk turkey! No, really. I’m talking about turkey. I know Thanksgiving’s over and you’ve hopefully finished up all your leftovers by now. But turkey’s great all year round. Heck, I probably have a turkey sandwich for lunch 4 or 5 times a week! And of course, there’s always room for […]