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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Crock-Whore Vegetarian Potato Soup

Crock-Whore Vegetarian Potato Soup

My name is Ashley, and I’m a crock-whore. I admit it. I have become completely dependent on my slow cooker. My crock-pot wins me friends, impresses my coworkers, and keeps me from FREAKING OUT on my hungry husband who DAILY...Read More
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  • Mutton As Lamb

    I came upon this quote the other day from Italian fashion designer and entrepreneur Miuccia Prada: “Women always try to tame themselves as they get older, but the ones who look best are often a bit wilder.” Miuccia Prada is one of my st...

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  • Daring Baby Escape

    Come one, come all, and witness this teeny tiny Houdini’s escape!...

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  • Alternative Eating
    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Brownies

    Gluten-free Chocolate Chip Brownies

    I couldn't sleep last night and thought since I was up and the house was quiet, I could bake a late night treat and not have my piece eaten by my 3 year-old. These gluten-free brownies were pure bliss....Read More
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  • So Your Kid Wants to be a Tree for Halloween…

    A few years ago, the most creative of my 3 boys stated that wanted to be an autumn tree for Halloween. Really, kid? REALLY??? I was stumped. (Ha!) After some brainstorming I came up with a great and easy way to make his Halloween wish come ...

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  • Disneyland Surprise Gone Wrong

    When a really well thought out plan totally backfires. The looks on this kid’s face is priceless. Hopefully after they arrived at Disneyland he felt a little better!...

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  • Alternative Eating
    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? -pancakesnack

    Healthy Mini Pancake Snacks

    Are you like me and constantly searching for healthy and satisfying snacks for your kids but can't bear to look at one more deflated raisin in their diaper? I made these mini pancakes on a whim to try and sneak...Read More
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  • Sorry, My Cape Is At The Cleaners…

    I hate to generalize, but after the day I’ve had I am convinced that only a woman could possibly pull the crazed work-life acrobatics that we moms have to juggle on any given day. Let me explain....

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  • A Case For Parenting The Dolphin (Not Tiger Mom) Way

    I just accomplished my childhood dream of becoming an author, but my mom won’t be able to read my book. She never went to school, so she can’t read. Because of this, she never hovered over my homework and didn’t even know I applied to...

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  • Alternative Eating

    RECIPE: Vegan Chocolate Ice Cream

    Even though I’m not a vegan, I am lactose intolerant so this is a great alternative for ice cream. When I first read the directions, I was somewhat concerned about how time consuming this may be to make. I made...Read More
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  • Amazing Summer Entrees: Tangy Fajitas

    Bring tasty Tex-Mex to your dinner table—with a twist....

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  • Tickled Until…

    One of the outcomes of being tickled too much. The little boy’s delivery is just perfect though! So hilarious. Parents, take note next time you want to tickle your little ones...

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  • Alternative Eating

    RECIPE: Vegan Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie

    I was instantly sold on this pie as soon as I saw the word, “bourbon.” There’s nothing better than some bourbon and chocolate at the end of a long day with a cranky kid. All that deliciousness in a pie?...Read More
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  • Halloween Costume 911

    I made my girls’ Halloween costumes for years. Don’t get mad at me, I was working in TV and had some of the best designers helping me in between shooting scenes and it helped mitigate my ever-present “mother guilt” about...

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  • Worry Less, Enjoy More

    Worrywart. Worry is your middle name. Don’t worry so much. Calm down! Oh, don’t worry about it. I have heard ALL OF THESE phrases a million times in my life. But guess what, folks? I am, therefore I worry. Or, I worry, therefore...

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  • Alternative Eating

    RECIPE: Gluten-Free Banana-Blueberry Muffins

    I made these gluten-free banana-blueberry muffins yesterday and everyone was a happy camper. They’re so light and fluffy! I had some trouble finding xanthan gum, but found it at Whole Foods. Instead of frozen blueberries like the original recipe calls...Read More
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  • Attached

    When my hubby extended himself by spending some time on Amazon.com and ordering us a book on attachment parenting, far into our pregnancy, I reacted as any swollen, hormonal, hemorrhoid toting, carpel tunnel syndromed, sleep deprived, way-t...

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  • Recipe: Vegan Chocolate Cake

    This cake is eggless and it’s so much better than the box cakes. Trust me, I never thought I’d say that. A crispy layer forms on the top of the cake and it is oh so good! INGREDIENTS: 2 cups white sugar
 (turbinado sugar for Vegan) 3 ...

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