James Hudyma

Dad. Husband. Teacher. Canadian. Guitar Picker. Songwriter.

Posts by James Hudyma

KeyKlipz Titanium Keyring Carabiner Review

Looking for a way to reduce the bulkiness of your keychain? There are several alternatives to the traditional split ring and keychain. Recently I was introduced to a keyring carabiner that has helped me streamline my set of keys. I’ve always used the traditional split ring for my keys because I didn’t trust the clip-style […]

Ladybug is a Superhero

There’s never been a better time for your child to love ladybugs. Almost every article of clothing can be found in ladybug print. There is an adorable series of books starring Ladybug Girl. If your child loves ladybugs and superheroes there is a television series about a teenage girl who with a secret identity: she’s […]

Family Friendly Star Wars Games on Poki

I’m a sucker for just about anything to do with Star Wars. I love Star Wars Games, the movies, the novels, and the comics and I don’t care if it’s Canon, EU, or Legends. I am fully aware the franchise is also a merchandising machine and often I’ve been guilty of buying Star Wars trinkets to […]

Strategies to Fight Depression

Editor’s note: This post was published a few years ago but the message is still relevant – and will continue to be. The topic of mental health and mental illness has been in the news feeds a lot lately so we decided to send this post back to the front page. Take care of yourself so […]

The Most Realistic Snoke Theory

Who is Supreme Leader Snoke? Kylo Ren said he is wise which has many fans convinced he is Darth Plagueis. Some believe he is Palpatine. Some The Inquisitor from Rebels. The most recent theory is Grand Moff Tarkin. Others believe him to be Vader. The craziest theory aside from Jar Jar Binks as evil Sith […]

Merry Christmas Comics 2015

The Too Long List Coal is the Goal Debt is the Gift that Keeps on Giving Peaceful Christmas Moment Christmas Chaos The Scrooge  

Is there a cat in your locker?

Show and Tell is a time for an elementary student to shine. Whether they are talking about a loose tooth or a keepsake from a faraway vacation, the presenter is pretty sure they are sharing the most interesting factoid in the world. The truth is stranger than fiction. It is funny because it is true. This comic […]

Growing Up is Tricky Business

Raising young kids limits your freedom. Although we miss those days before kids when we could do whatever whenever, it is still hard when our kids grow up and don’t need us as much. As our kids grow up they start to assert their independence. Even though they act big on the outside, inside it […]

Christmas Gifts They Won’t Expect

Coming up with Christmas gift ideas is just plain hard, believe me I know. If you’re struggling to think of some unique ideas for this holiday season, check out this list of awesomely unexpected gifts that anyone in your life is sure to appreciate. A Recipe Delivery Box Give the gift of delicious food—and more […]

Potty Talk

Last week there was an incident with a Ship in the Toilet. After nearly flooding the basement Gin and Bud are stuck with toilet cleaning duty. Cleaning the toilet turned out to be more difficult and disgusting than anticipated. As a kid I was rarely grounded. Usually, after a few days of having to put […]