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Roasted Brown Sugared Carrots

Thanksgiving is right around the corner so I thought I’d share some of my favorite holiday recipes over the next couple weeks to help prepare you for the big feast. Thanksgiving should not be stressful, so I ‘ve created side...Read More
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  • Taylor Baby Rap

    As you probably know, we LOVE pregnancy announcement videos and this one is no exception! Watch this soon-to-be family of three spit some funky rhymes in preparation for their little bundle of joy!...

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  • Danielle’s Favorite Fall Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

    This is one of my favorite go-to fall recipes because it’s easy, ridiculously tasty, and also super healthy. I splurge and buy the pre-chopped butternut squash (and sometimes even the pre-chopped onion…shhh….don’t tell anyone!), and...

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    Elle Davis

    Fast and Easy Salmon With Brown Sugar Chili Powder Rub

    I came across this recipe a few weeks ago and have made it for my husband and I twice already. It’s so easy as well as fast and delicious. I had never cooked fish before this but it was much easier than I thought. I only got 2 salmon steaks to cook since our daughter doesn’t like fish but you can easily double the recipe. READ MORE

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  • Where’s Home for the Holidays When You’re Divorced?

    When my first marriage ended, the day before Thanksgiving in 2003, I took a deep breath upon returning from court and began meal preparations for my first major holiday on my own. I set myself (and my raw nerves) to the comforting task of m...

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  • Baby’s First…

    It’s a big moment in every parent’s life: baby’s first steps! Naturally, capturing it on video is a must. This baby’s first steps, however, came with a bit of an unwelcome interruption. ...

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    5 Minute Spinach, Feta, and Strawberry Salad

    I tend to have a love/hate relationship with this time of year. There is a lot to love: the weather is still good, and so is the summer produce. But change is in the air. It’s the time to throw...Read More
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  • The Very Fairy Princess: Graduation Girl!

    “Love, love, love The Very Fairy Princess Graduation Girl!  I read it to my daughter (who’s still hibernating in Hotel Uterus) and she seemed to love it too, squiggling and punching through the whole story.  A great read for young...

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  • Woman Interrupted

    I have achieved a phase in my life during which I cannot have an adult conversation in my own home without being interrupted by a small person who feels that whatever they have to say or request is much more important than the conversation ...

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    Delicious Summer Tomato Recipes

    Hello fellow tomato lovers. This is the time of year that I start prowling for tomatoes at the farmers markets around LA. Right now, especially, the great heirloom varieties are available. I like to fill my basket with so many different...Read More
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  • 30 Thoughts On Autism

    My son was diagnosed in April of 2014 with Autism. We already knew but now he is official, it’s like he got the Good Housekeeping Seal of Autism Approval. Yay us. Since coming out with our exciting diagnosis people have offered condolence...

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  • 5 Pampering Spa Treatments For Harried Moms

    After being mauled by little fingers all day, sometimes you just need to be rubbed the right way. You know how your husband sweetly offers to give you a massage, slides his hands across your back for a few minutes and falls asleep? That’...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Quick & Easy Raspberry Vinaigrette Pasta Salad

    Quick & Easy Raspberry Vinaigrette Pasta Salad

    With summer quickly winding down, we had an urge to do a barbecue over the weekend. Not all of the kids could make it, but we had a great time nonetheless. As always, one of my mainstay recipes is this...Read More
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  • When Mommy Has a God Complex

    We’ve all heard the stories. Women developing super-human strength to rescue their children from the ruins of a wrecked car. Foregoing sleep, food and water for days on end to insure that their children have what they need. Sacrificing al...

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  • Who The Flicka?: Erin Moffat

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

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Quick & Easy Raspberry Vinaigrette Pasta Salad

    Quick & Easy Raspberry Vinaigrette Pasta Salad

    With summer quickly winding down, we had an urge to do a barbecue over the weekend. Not all of the kids could make it, but we had a great time nonetheless. As always, one of my mainstay recipes is this...Read More
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  • The Cutest Babies Compilation Video You’ve Been Waiting For

    Sit back, relax, and enjoy all of the entertainment of babies without having to have one....

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  • YLVIS “The Fox” Parody – What Does Your Mama Say?

    We’re all about parody videos here at What The Flicka (recent favorites include contributor Deva Dalporto’s Let it Go – Mom Style and What Does the Kid Say) and we’re adding this one to our list!...

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