Health

6 Minute Ab Workout

6 minutes may sound like nothing, but you’ll really be feeling the burn after this workout! READ MORE

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  • Alisha "Happychondriac" Wilson

    My Door is Still Locked. Let’s Eat!

    Have you set goals for yourself? No, I’m not referring to endless spewing of New Year’s resolutions through December only to wake up & give up by January second. What I am referring to, are things you will actually follow through wi...

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  • Suzanne Krull

    Tough Love: The Binky Addiction

    When visiting my newborn for the first time, a very wise, experienced Mother gave me some sage advice, “get rid of her binky as soon as possible, otherwise you’ll never be able to do it later on.” Three and a half years later, I am la...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Conversations With My Breast Pump & Other Postpartum Rants
    Cynthia Silver

    Conversations With My Breast Pump & Other Postpartum Tales

    I only have two regrets about telling my postpartum horror story on Episode 11 of  ‘Storytime Hour with Erica & Jolenta

    1)    I failed to mention the messages my friends Paul and Rick left on my answering machine to and from my breast pump, respectively.

    2)    I didn’t read the following email I received from another dear friend while I was in the depths of my postpartum despair:
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  • Crystal Ponti

    Live The Life You’ve Always Imagined

    What The Flicka presents: Summer Book Club. Join us each week as we read through the Fifth Avenue Trilogy from Harlequin! We all have a story. Some of our stories glisten with love, optimism, and support. For others, the pages are worn and ...

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  • Elle Davis

    Homemade Creamy Tomato Soup

    A few nights ago when I made this, my husband asked me why am I going through all of this trouble when I can just get tomato soup out of a can. I didn’t know the answer to that question as I thought the same thing. Until...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Dentally Compatible
    Erin K Moffat

    Dentally Compatible

    I’m going to let you in on a little secret—I can get a little self conscious about my saliva production. My orthodontist used to call me “Saliva Woman.” I recently apologized to my dentist for producing too much saliva and his assistant said, “don’t worry, that’s actually good! Saliva helps fight off bacteria.” Good to know! READ MORE

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  • Erin K Moffat

    RIE-SPECT: MAMA CAN YOU HEAR ME? PART II

    When I was in my early 20’s I was in a beauty pageant – or scholarship program, if you will. My platform was promoting self-esteem in today’s youth. When it was time for the Q&A portion of the pageant, they asked me a question tha...

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  • Deva Dalporto

    Stop Telling Me It All Goes By So Fast

    I was in a public parking lot, trying to get my starving, exhausted, tantrum-throwing kids into the car when a little old lady tottered up to me and said, “Enjoy it while they’re little! It goes by so fast!” I looked up at her as I wa...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | 7 Signs You're Entering Middle Age

    7 Signs You’re Entering Middle Age

    I was prepared to publish an intense, serious post on divorce today but just as I was about to click the publish button, another thought entered my head: To hell with that for now, let’s just have some fun and deal...Read More
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  • Beth Rosen

    Mom, What’s For Dinner?

    How often do your kids ask you what’s for dinner, and no matter what you answer, they respond with disappointment?  Mine do it all the time.  I can understand it; some nights you’re in the mood for one thing, and another thing is what...

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  • Christina Antus

    The Truth About Toddlers

    Knowledge is power. Unfortunately no one really educates you on the weird details of toddler hood. Maybe because they are so bizarre that people don’t know how to handle it. Like when Google did away with their feed reader. You hint to ta...

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  • Fitness
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | Drink The Kool-Aid

    Drink The Kool-Aid

    Okay, a bit of depression set in the other day when I stepped on the scale and realized I had gained more fluff than I was content with. The scale wasn’t the first alarm. The stitches in my pants had...Read More
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  • Elle Davis

    Dry Shampoo For Light And Dark Hair

    I feel like a rock star if I’m able to find time to get a shower every day—but that doesn’t always mean I have time to wash my hair. So for the past few years, I’ve been spending anywhere between 15-40 dollars on dry shampoo. I’...

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  • Flicksters

    How To Survive An Affair

    Editor’s Note: This was written by a contributor who wishes to remain anonymous. To write this, I’m admitting to the world two things: I’ve been cheated on by my spouse, and, more embarrassing, I’ve also cheated....

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | The Complete Spring Clean

    The Complete Spring Clean

    Ah, spring. A time of re-birth and new possibilities. In the early spring months, winter begins to loosen her icy grip to allow tender seedlings to blossom while buds burst from the branches of the trees. The warmer weather brings...Read More
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  • Dani Walker

    The Conversation With My Kid That Scarred Him For Life

    14 Year-Old Mom, can you make some brownies? Me Would if I could. I don’t have any brownie mix. I’ll pick some up at the store tomorrow. 14 Year-Old We do have brownie mix. There is a box in the pantry. The top of the box is rip...

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