Ikea stores are so massive that it’s easy to get lost inside. I know when we visit Ikea, Kim and I often have a difficult time finding the way to the exit!
When visiting Ikea, Lucas loves getting his 30 minutes of time at Smaland, the free, supervised play area. (Yes, I had to look up the exact name of the area.) From time to time, we also enjoy dining at the store’s restaurant. Continue reading Ikea Smaller City Center Store Concept Opens In NYC In April
Last week, Kim and I went up to Lucas’s new school for Open School Night.
Lucas started first grade in the Gift & Talented program at his school. The program comes with a lot of work and learning both in school and at home thanks to lots of homework!
After arriving at our scheduled time, we still had to wait around 10 minutes before going in to talk to his teacher. Continue reading Super Proud Dad Moment Inspired By Shake Shack!
Since signing up for T-Mobile around a year back we’ve really enjoyed the free Netflix subscription.
Netflix makes lots of people happy by offering excellent original programming and some solid movie options. However, the streaming service just managed to piss off the country of Jordan. Continue reading Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Filmed Amman Street As Israel
When Anthony Bourdain tragically passed away, there was lots of people wondering what would happen to footage shot for another season. It turns out that CNN will air the final season of Parts Unknown, although the format will be slightly different.
Tributes for the TV host, author, chef and traveler came in the form of a tour to Vietnam being named after him as well as a food trail in New Jersey. Continue reading On October 1 Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Leaves Netflix
Southwest Airlines and Build-A-Bear have teamed up to celebrate National Teddy Bear Day on September 9.
The airline and toy company will donate over 20,000 bears to 36 children’s hospitals. The hospitals involved are part of Southwest Airline’s Medical Transportation Grant Program. Continue reading Southwest & Build A Bear Donating 20,000+ Stuffed Animals To Children’s Hospitals
Early this morning some users of Snapchat saw New York City labeled as “Jewtropolis” on “the app’s map features,” according to Gothamist.
Other sites and apps which use maps provided by MapBox also had this label appear. Some others affected with the anti-semitic name change included Citi Bike and StreetEasy. Continue reading Snapchat Maps Labeled New York City As Jewtropolis
Chef, TV star, author and traveler Anthony Bourdain shockingly passed away in early June. We recently found out that the final season of his hit series, Parts Unknown would air this fall.
After all of the developments related to Anthony Bourdain, I figured the final season of Parts Unknown would be the final show we’d see from CNN. Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Documentary From CNN Coming In 2019
It’s still hard to believe that Anthony Bourdain passed away almost two months back.
To commemorate the star chef, author, traveler and TV personality, a bill was proposed in New Jersey to create an Anthony Bourdain Trail.
A few weeks after passing, the season finale of Parts Unknown aired leaving people wondering what would happen to the footage which was being shot for season 12 before Bourdain’s death. Continue reading Final Season Of Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown To Air This Fall