Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month 2016: 7 Products to Help Your New Pet

October 2016 is National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, and I can tell you from personal experience there are few things more rewarding than providing a home for a dog from a shelter or rescue, and usually, the end...

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Dog Heatstroke – What You Need to Know

(Disclaimer: Although we consulted with a vet* and have their sign off on the infographic, the content below is just an opinion.  You should always double check with your own vet and licensed professional before applying any advice, buying...

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[quiz] Who’s Your Inner Pokemon?

Have you wondered who your inner Pokemon is?  Whether you need a short break from playing Pokemon Go or you're just waiting for a rare character to appear, take this short quiz to discover what your inner Pokemon is....

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The Common Sense Guide to Pokémon Go, Kids and Safety

  It’s no secret that Pokémon Go is the most popular game since Candy Crush, Farmville or Angry Birds. Seems like everywhere you go someone is playing it. Here in New York City, it’s not as if the sidewalks weren’t...

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TTPM’s Summer Reading Tips

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9HiN6PQAx8 The dog days of summer are here! And what better way to stay cool in the shade or the a/c than with a book? It’s a chance to go on an imaginative adventure, to be sure, and the value...

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E3 2016: The Biggest Reveals, Most Exciting Games So Far

E3 wrapped up its annual, over-the-top gaming show in L.A., so let’s take a look at some of the highlights from this year’s show. Up first, we check in on the big three hardware/software companies. Microsoft announced two new...

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7 Summer Safety Tips for Dogs

Summertime is great for getting outdoors, and many people like to include their canine kids. Usually short stays outside don’t require any planning, but if you’re going to stay out for a prolonged period of time there are some...

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Five Toys to Fuel April Fools’ Day Fun

April Fools' Day has got to be one of my favorite holidays. While truthfully I’ve never been a very good prankster, I’ve managed to surround myself with some of the best. I’ve been the victim of The Office classic Jim...

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Superhero Play & Gender-Neutral Toys

Gender-neutral toys and play are hot topics right now, and one that’s surprisingly polarizing. On the one side are the conservatives who, as always, feel that the entire social order is being thrown into crisis by not clearly delineating...

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Confessions of a LEGO Fanatic

I have been a LEGO fanatic for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid, we had the big box of more than 1,000 assorted LEGO Bricks that I would use to build towers and castles....

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