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Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka - Easy Summer Recipes

3 Easy Summer Recipes

With summer around the corner, cookouts are a MUST! To ease into summer fun, here are 3 quick, healthy, and delicious recipes to start the season right!...Read More
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    You Say Flamingo, We Say NSFW

    Pronunciation is hard. And to be fair, “flamingo” does have a lot of syllables. We’re secretly hoping this little girl never learns how to say it correctly....

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    Baby’s First Steps … Never mind.

    You know those pivotal moments in your child’s development that you just can’t wait to get on camera – their first steps, or their first word? Well, we’re not sure if this makes those memorable moments better or wors...

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    Guacamole For Lazy People

    We here at What The Flicka believe in parties and get togethers that don’t require weeks of planning and a day’s worth of cooking and house cleaning to execute. For this reason, we love a good recipe shortcut. But, if there’s anything we love more than a recipe shortcut it’s booze. READ MORE

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  • 5 Reasons I’m Unqualified To Teach My Preschooler About Her Private Parts

    I recently read a blog post about how important it is to teach toddlers about their body parts. Apparently, simply knowing the correct words for male and female genitals deters predators who know that these children will be more able to rep...

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    Your Guide To A Vegetarian-Friendly Thanksgiving

    Although I am no longer a vegan, I certainly remember how it felt to participate in meat-centered holiday meals with friends and family when I didn’t eat meat.  When the standard image of Thanksgiving food is a turkey, planning a vegetarian Thanksgiving...Read More
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    Top 5 Summer Cocktails

    The best part about summer is that your kids’ bedtimes happen while it’s still light out, letting you kick back on the porch with a drink in your hand while you watch the sunset. That is, until someone decides to get up to ask ...

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  • Pat Geyer

    Recipe: No Chipmunk Cheeks Here

    My sons are not picky eaters. While they are 14 and 17, they really weren’t very picky as youngsters. When my eldest was very young, like most small children, he would often not want to eat his dinner. As my early parenting skills were st...

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    5 Quick & Spooky Halloween Treats Your Kids Will Love

    Pinterest is a magical place full of beautiful food that literally nobody has time to make. This is especially painful around holidays like Halloween when you really want to make cool, creepy food but have literally zero time to do it. Well, you’re in luck because we’ve assembled five super fast, super easy spookified Halloween foods just for you! READ MORE

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  • Beth Rosen

    Indulging in Romance Novels (When You Have Kids in the House)

    What The Flicka presents: Summer Book Club. Join us each week as we read through the Fifth Avenue Trilogy from Harlequin! Since the day I brought my fist child home from the hospital, I read to him every night.  I further established this ...

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  • Cissy White

    Cat Puke, Crisis And Honesty

    I’m going to post a photo of cat puke as my Facebook status or maybe just my broken air conditioner. I’m tired of the parade of adorable smiling children, close ups of flowers and panoramic shots of mountains and oceans at sunset. I’v...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Recipe: Crispy Cheese

    Recipe: Crispy Cheese

    When I started low carb several years ago I was militant. Nothing that was over a small handful of carbs was allowed on the plate. No corn, no carrots and of course no chips or crackers. Unfortunately this meant a lot...Read More
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  • Beth Rosen

    How To Fix A Pilled Sweater in 5 Minutes With Two Things You Already Have in Your House

    The best part about having a friend that you have known all your life, or is as close to you as a sister would be (if you had a sister), is that she can tell you anything – no holds barred. Such is the friendship I have with my bestie. No...

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  • Ashlen "the Kidspert" Sheaffer

    12 Empty Threats Moms Make

    Parents make empty threats to their kids all of the time. I totally feel you should occasionally follow through on some of those threats–I’ve even written about it before (here)....

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Gluten Free Chicken Pot Pie

    Delicious & Easy Gluten-Free Chicken Pot Pie

    I’ve recently been very blessed to reconnect with a dear friend I had lost touch with.  This friend was one of those women that within 5 minutes of meeting each other we felt like sisters.  We spoke every single day...Read More
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  • Danielle Herzog

    Thanksgiving Crafts I’m Not Smart Enough To Make

    If you’ve been reading the blog for awhile, you know that I start to twitch and back away slowly at the sight of crafts. I can do some basic things like make a snail out of Play Doh (hey, that took me two hours to figure out), but beyond ...

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  • Peyton Price

    A Mom’s Afternoon… As Told Through Amy Poehler GIFs

    So much happens in an afternoon, doesn’t it? It’s a white-knuckle ride from 2pm to bedtime. Humor can help us survive it, but between kid pick up and afternoon activities and homework there’s not much time for it. Luckily, we have gif...

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