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Kid-Friendly Piña Colada Smoothie
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo, or a warm summer day, with our fresh Piña Colada Smoothie! This recipe takes...
RECIPE: Mini Salted Caramel Apple Pies
We went to an apple orchard recently and have enough apples to survive off of for a year....
3 Best Ways to Serve Vegetables
Whether you’re in the produce section at the grocery store or have a fridge full of veggies, figuring...
TV Mom Tips
This Is Why It's Worth It
My newly minted 3-year-old is in this funny stage where he loves Mommy so much, he occasionally wants...
4 Words Parents Need To Say To Their Kids
As a child, I built a wonderful bond with Mother Nature. Whether I was climbing her tall trees...
Overscheduling Your Kids Isn’t the Fast-Track to Success it Once Was
“I know it doesn’t feel right but everyone else is doing it.” These were the words I said...
QUIZ: What’s Your Mom Style?
Are you a member of the Yoga Pants Only Club or the Skinny Jeans Brigade? Do you take...
QUIZ: Which 50 Shades Of Grey Character Are You?
Ahh, 50 Shades Of Grey. It’s the book (and now movie) we all love to hate. And love....
QUIZ: Which Desperate Housewife Are You?
It’s time to answer the age-old question that probably everyone has pondered. Which Desperate Housewife are you? Okay,...
Mind, Body, Spirit
You're Gonna Love This
10 Spring and Summer Struggles Only Women Understand
The warm months are here! This is amazing for those of us held hostage by an endless winter....
In Defense Of The Pixie Cut For Moms
I got a pixie cut in the 5th grade and thought I was pretty hot stuff. I opted out...
The Tastiest Summer DIY: Ice Cream In A Bag
If you’re not on Twitter, then you probably missed what happened last week when I picked up the...
I Never Have To Get Married Again... And That's Okay
Being married twice means I never have to get married again. I’m basically off the hook....
The One Piece of Marriage Advice You Shouldn’t Give
“I’m sorry,” I said to my husband as I pecked his cheek. He set the bowl of oatmeal...
My Husband’s Talent: Burping Curse Words
If my husband were in a talent competition, he would have a few things in his bag of...
Moms Gone Wild
Every night is roughly the same around here. I make dinner. The kids look at it and make...
This Mommy’s Miracle
Every pregnancy is different they say. I can’t tell you how many times I heard “Oh my 2nd...
Find Your Thing
No, I don’t mean THAT. (Although I might get more blog hits on that topic…)...
What I Wish I'd Known
Who The Flicka?
Action Movie Kid Has An Action Movie Sister Now
Field Day is a new YouTube channel highlighting some great creators and taking their creativity to the next...
Happy Memorial Day from What the Flicka!
This Little Girl Gave Her Dog The Cutest Pep Talk Of All Time
Sometimes it’s good to take a step back and celebrate the little things… or in this case, the...
Books & Tea
James Patterson Brings Humor and Heart to the Urban Middle School Setting
In case you missed it, James Patterson, Guinness record holder for the most #1 New York Times Bestsellers,...
Do Your DIY Family Photos Suck?
As the mother of three sons, ages thirteen, four, and one, I’m well aware of how quickly time...
A Picture Perfect Love Story
What The Flicka presents: Summer Book Club. Join us each week as we read through the Fifth Avenue...
Happy Imperfect Mother’s Day
An imperfect Mother behaving perfectly. ...
Felicitations For April: Letting Go
“Hi Flicksters! I’m thrilled to introduce to you my friend Helen Hunt. We’re welcoming her as April’s guest editor...
You Guys! We are Three! Happy 3rd birthday WTF!
I ran into a friend and her 3-year-old daughter the other day, “Hi Bella,“ I said to the...