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Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka - Fruit Veggie Cubes

RECIPE: Cool Down This Summer With These Fun Ice Cubes

Whether you have a baby in your home or a toddler, Fruit and Veggie Cubes are a great way to ensure that your children get plenty of fruits and veggies! When making Fruit and Veggie Cubes you have a couple...Read More
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    Holiday Hump Day Cocktail: The Oreo Cookie-tini

    Most children place cookies out for Santa on Christmas Eve – while I love this tradition with my own boys, I am pretty bitter that this old man gets all of the glory. The parents do all of the work! So, I have selected...

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    Little Girl is Really Upset That Her Little Brother is Going To Grow Up One Day

    This girl has been watching way too much Peter Pan. Growing up is okay! We promise!...

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    Peep Show: 4 Quick & Easy Easter Projects

    I love the holidays – all of them! Any chance to decorate, do fun crafts, make yummy treats, and exchange gifts is fine by me. And with all of its fun, cheerful colors, Easter is probably one of my favorites....Read More
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  • Susan Long

    Expressing Gratitude

    There are a few more gray hairs on my head today and I have earned every one of them. I went through a harrowing experience and now, as Thanksgiving is fast approaching, I am expressing gratitude that my daughter and I are safe....

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  • Karen

    Holiday Cookie Exchange Part One

    Today I’m hosting a cookie exchange here on What The Flicka. It’s not your average cookie exchange. In fact, there’s good news and there’s bad news. Good news: you don’t have to bake a bunch of cookies to attend. Bad news: if you ...

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    Jenny Hills

    The Genius Way To Sneak Healthy Food Into Your Kids’ Diets

    My son, Bug, is a snackaholic.

    No matter how much food I give him, he’s always on the prowl for more. He’s also very picky and likes variety. If he eats a cheese stick before lunch, he’ll want something crunchy in the afternoon. This is not a fight I’m going to win so I usually comply with his demands.

    One night Bug had already devoured one of every snack in the house and I had no idea what to give him. Scanning the pantry I saw Cheerios, fruit snacks, cheese balls, animal crackers, Wheat Thins, and raisins. “Hmm,” I thought, “what would happen if I mix these all up in a bowl, would it pass the test?” READ MORE

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    Who The Flicka?: Elle Davis

    Who The Flicka? is an ongoing series where we spotlight our amazing contributors and make them answer our questions....

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    What’s Your New Year’s Resolution? Part I

    Happy New Year’s from What The Flicka? Are you making a New Year’s resolution? Here are some thoughts from our contributors!...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - 27 Tips For Stress-Free School Lunches
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    27 School Lunch Hacks That Will Keep You Sane

    At the end of the day, if they don’t starve or get scurvy, you’re doing fine. READ MORE

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    “It’s Like Santa… For Your Vagina!”

    Add this to our ever-growing list of favorite period-related ads....

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  • Amy Hamilton

    A Delicate Balance: Tech Time & Family Time

    I am well aware of the irony of writing an article discussing families and the over use of technology; as I sit here on my laptop, checking my text messages on my iPhone, while one of my girls is on her laptop and the other listens to music...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Recipe: Veggie Nuts

    Recipe: Veggie Nuggets

    Pst. Your kids won’t even know how healthy they are! READ MORE

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    Felicitations for June: The Perfect Summer Wardrobe and Bathing Suit Season – Oh Goodie!

    It seems every billboard or ad I see is screaming about: “Get Back in Shape for Bikini Season!” or, “Your Summer Wardrobe – What Every Woman Needs!” Those ads fill me with anxiety and dread. “Oh God! I am not working on my summe...

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    If An Adult Were Doing This, It Would Probably Be Illegal

    Watch as this baby performs death-defying stunts from the drivers seat!...

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    RECIPE: Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups For Kids

    Who doesn’t love a recipe that you whip up in 5 minutes, throw in the oven and forget about for a few hours? READ MORE

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  • Sabrina Lloyd

    La Dolce Vita

    Italians love their sweets. For breakfast it’s always, always dolce. You cannot find a plain croissant in Rome. Most are stuffed with jam or custard, and if you ask for a plain one it’s been glazed with sugar—because why would you eat...

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  • Julia Arnold

    Twas the Night Before Christmas: For Real

    (Adapted from Clement Clarke Moore’s A Visit from St. Nicholas) ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house All the creatures were stirring, in our messy house; We parents were rushing bedtime stories (“not fair!”),...

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