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Rugrat Reads: Sky Color

I found another great book for the rugrats in our lives, or, as some people call them, 3-6 year olds. Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds is my next new favorite that will be added to the old favorites. It’s...Read More
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  • Kristen Bagwell

    I’d Rather Hire A Mom

    I read an article recently by a mom who was addressing the “missed chunk on her resume” — meaning, a blackout period between her last “official” job and her next one. She was talking about the period of time she took time off to h...

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  • Elle Davis

    DIY Antiseptic Ointment

    This is a great DIY ointment for cuts and scrapes. It’s natural and you know what’s going in it. In other words, you can actually pronounce the ingredients. Yay for that! I also use candelilla wax, so it’s vegan friendly. ...

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    ThisIsNotMyHat

    Rugrat Reads: This Is Not My Hat

    My friend’s daughter just turned three. We throw a birthday party for her every year at our house, and it’s a wonderful tradition. Every year I give her books, since reading and being read to are some of my favorite...Read More
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  • Allison Goines

    9 Things Mothers Need To Know

    9.  You can do it.   No matter your age, your financial situation, your education, or your relationship status, you’ve got this, mama.  It’s what you were born to do.  Once you go through labor and have fallen in love with that sq...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? Young Readers: Dr. Suess

    Young Readers: Dr. Seuss

    I love reading Dr. Seuss to my 3 year-old and it's one of the few time that she'll actually stay still for a bit to listen. I started collecting Dr. Seuss books before the little hummingbird was born and enjoy...Read More
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  • Ashlen "the Kidspert" Sheaffer

    7 Ways To Overcome The Overly Tired Cycle With Your Kids

    All parents have something they dread most from their children. For me, it’s my kids being overly tired. They’re not just tired. They’re cranky, fussy, irritable, and do things they normally wouldn’t do. If I donR...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Young Readers

    Young Readers

    I took my 3 year-old to the library recently and while she loved playing "let's see how many books I can take off the shelves so I can keep my mom on her toes," I spotted a few books that...Read More
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    What The Flicka on Divorce

    A.C.O.D. is a dramedy that takes a humorous look at dysfunctional families and what it means to be an adult child of divorce.  The film follows Carter, a seemingly well-adjusted Adult Child of Divorce who appears to have survived the ma...

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  • Christina Antus

    That Thing That Happened. The One You Don’t Want to Remember. Ever.

    This all took place several weeks ago. It’s just been too painful to discuss. Or even think about, really. It was the start of a peaceful end to a chaotic week. Five days earlier, both of my kids got a cold. Then a fever. Then a cough. ...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Toddler Bedtime Reads

    Toddler Bedtime Reads

    Bedtime, my favorite part of the day. Nothing is cuter than watching your child sleep soundly instead of causing chaos throughout the house. Here are some of my daughter's favorite bedtime books over the past 3 years. Consider these books...Read More
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    Unintentional Gymnastics

    This little girl is so determined to walk, she just keeps trying!...

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    Little Girl Hates Drive Through Car Wash… And It’s Adorable

    She had a pep talk, she was ready to go… But then she wasn’t....

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Toddler Books

    Toddler Books

    At my house we all got hit with colds this past week. I’m blaming the Easter Bunny. Every year he hops to our houses and gives us all kinds of treats, but do we really know where his hands have...Read More
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  • Elle Davis

    Irresistible Low-Carb Peanut Butter Pie Cookies

    These are so good and fit into my low carb diet. These cookies are also gluten-free. They’re soft and light, delicious and irresistible, like little peanut butter clouds filled with little Ryan Goslings....

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  • Iris Arenson-Fuller

    Good Friends or Thorns?

    “Friends are the roses of life: pick them carefully and avoid the thorns.” – Unknown I have no idea who said the above, but I was thinking about this recently after the departure of some dear friends who had visited from another s...

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