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| Feb 2017

Valentine’s Day – Gift Giving

When Kim and I first started dating I really went to extremes to get her awesome gifts for Valentine’s Day. But now… after two kids, our gift giving has gotten a bit… stale. Maybe true love is realizing you don’t have to buy big gifts for Valentine’s Day. Maybe true love is giving your spouse […]
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| Feb 2017
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Valentine’s Day – Gift Giving

When Kim and I first started dating I really went to extremes to get her awesome gifts for Valentine’s Day. But now… after two kids, our gift giving has gotten a bit… stale. Maybe true love is realizing you don’t have to buy big gifts for Valentine’s Day. Maybe true love is giving your spouse […]
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| Jan 2017
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We have a new YouTube Channel!!!

GUYS!!!! We have a fun announcement! We have started a new YouTube channel! It’s called Family Showdown and we release a new video every Tuesday. The idea is that each video will be us doing a fun family challenge (something that you can do at your own house). We would love your feedback as we […]
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| Jan 2017
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All You Do is WHINE – How We Make an Instant Parody

I’m gonna brag about Penn for a minute. He is kind of amazing. Well, he’s kind of amazing at quickly creating funny music parodies. This video shows a glimpse behind the curtain to show how it all works and comes together in a video in just three hours. We hosted a Facebook live (we do this […]
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| Jan 2017
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Shoes Yourself!

What is the deal with our kids not wanting to put on jackets when it’s snowing outside? – That’s exactly what Kim and I asked each other. After asking people on Facebook to submit videos of their own kids doing the same – we realized this was an international problem! Using the idea of Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” […]
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| Dec 2016
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Merry Christmas! Celebrating what went right.

This year was hard. That seems to be the consensus across the internet right now. Slate asked “Is this the worst year in history?” So did Newsweek. It’s hard not to agree. Just watch the news for 5 seconds – you will get bummed out. For our family, I was really affected by the death of […]
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| Nov 2016
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Turkey with a side of passive aggressiveness

A Thanksgiving recipe from Kim’s family: Take one family and divide it into two political parties Add a divisive election Add a splash of alcohol Stir it all together at a family gathering Wait about 20 minutes after your crazy uncle arrives and you have a giant, HOT MESS. Isn’t it bizarre how one family […]
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| Oct 2016
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PUT DOWN THAT PHONE: A new family adventure

I have this fear that what my children will remember most about me from their childhood is the top of my head. You see, I’m always looking down at my phone. Or .. I  *was* always looking down at my phone. Our business relies on us being responsive and communicative in an instant. Technology has […]
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| Oct 2016
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Device addiction: He’s texting and I know it.

We have a confession to make. Penn and I are dependent on our our phones in an unhealthy way. We admit it. We run a business that depends on consistent communication and fast responses. The phone has become an appendage that pulls our attention with every beep or ring. We aren’t proud of this, in […]
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The Holderness family has been dancing in pajamas and singing during snow days for years — but last year they hit the record button on the camera and published their goofy video on YouTube. Penn, Kim, Lola, and Penn Charles continue to make hilarious videos around tent-pole events and circumstances most families face.