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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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  • Red, White, and Blue Cocktail Recipes

    Happy 4th of July! This is a day to celebrate our freedom and independence with family, friends, good food and great cocktails. And this cocktail involves a party in your mouth; or, more accurately, your cocktail glass rimmed in Pop Rocks. ...

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  • Help! I’m Turning Into My Mother!

    This is my future. Look at it. Is it a photo of a purse with faux fur on it? Yes, yes it is. Is it adorable? Yes, but that’s not the point. And the blinged out phone cover? Also adorable, but also gaudy, no? The point is this: I’m turni...

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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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  • 5 Pieces of Marriage Advice… From A Divorcee

    When I first got married, I thought that I was supposed to abide by some pre-set all encompassing marriage rules. There were all these bits and pieces of advice that were thrown at me the year of my engagement. Aunts and Uncles and women at...

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  • He Went Looking For Vitamin Water And Found……

    This dad-to-be just wanted his Vitamin Water, but we think his surprise was much more exciting than that!...

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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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  • TV Mom Tuesday: Lucille Is Home Alone

    For this week’s TV Mom Tuesday, we’ve got a hilarious clip from the always-classy Arrested Development mom, Lucille Bluth. Watch the pure amazingness that unfolds after Lucille realizes that she just might like being alone in th...

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    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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  • The Beauty of Fruits And Vegetables

    I'm guilty of not eating enough fruits and vegetables. I can still feel like a little kid..."ewww, corn". My favorite vegetable to this day is spinach. The only way my mom got me to eat it when I was younger was to put a little app...

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  • WTF? – Worst In-Law Stories Responses

    We asked you about your worst in-law stories and you spilled it! Now take a look at some of our fave Flickster responses, including the video above from WTFlicka contributor Dani Walker. Don’t forget to add your own in the comments be...

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    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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  • 18 Things To Say To Your Kids Before They’re 18

    1. Please, PLEASE sleep. 2. You’re on mommy’s PMS cycle, aren’t you? 3. Why? Because. Why? Because. Why? Because. Why? …....

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  • Independence Day Parfait: The Ultimate Fourth of July Dessert

    Check out this easy recipe for the “Independence Day Parfait.” The perfect 4th of July dessert / treat. It’s Jello-ie, custardy, angel food cakey goodness! ...

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    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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  • Mom I Love my Lunch?!

    My 3 year-old is a very picky eater but I try to keep giving her some variety as well as the food she loves, like mac n’ cheese. Here are just a few of the lunches I’ve made her in the past couple of weeks....

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  • Starting Early

    Maybe in a few years his feet will reach the pedals, but for now he seems content to bounce around in the driver’s seat!...

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