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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Twisted Ponytail

Twisted Ponytail: Easy Hairstyle Tutorial

All you need are bobby pins and a hair elastic for this simple twisted ponytail! READ MORE

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    Moscow Mule Cocktail Recipe

    Here’s a recipe to help you make it through the week. You’re welcome!...

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  • Lauren Parker-Gill

    Spring Fling Cocktail

    Happy Hump Day, Flicksters! Spring has finally sprung where I live; how about in your neck of the woods? If not, you can close your eyes and pretend while you sip this Spring Fling Cocktail....

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - How To: Hair Chalk

    How To: Hair Chalk

    For those of you who have been thinking of trying out hair chalk on your kids (or yourself!) but have questions about how to use it… this tutorial is for you! READ MORE

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  • Kelli Nelson

    5 Surprising Things I Said This Week

    As moms, we find ourselves saying things we never thought we’d say. Sometimes it’s the stuff that makes us realize we’ve become our own mothers, and sometimes it’s just weird and inexplicable. Following are five of those surprising ...

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    What Men & Women REALLY Want

    Check out this hilarious infographic we came across on Mashable. You may find the the results hilarious and actually rather interesting....

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    Felicity Huffman

    Shoelace Knot Hairstyles For Gymnastics and Sports

    This hairstyle will help kids’ hair stay anchored even through a long day of school and sports.  READ MORE

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    Decisions are Hard

      This baby is having trouble deciding which pacifier she wants in her mouth. But who says you have to decide?...

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  • Ashlen "the Kidspert" Sheaffer

    The Simple Craft That Doubles As A Thanksgiving Teaching Tool!

    The kids made Thankful Trees to help them understand Thanksgiving. First, we spent our week talking about what Thanksgiving is and what being thankful means.Very few of the kids understood what I meant when I asked “what are you thank...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Dollar Store Makeup Tutorial

    Really Attractive Dollar Store Makeup Tutorial

    In case you were wondering what makeup and tools you can find at a dollar store for under $5, this video is your answer.  READ MORE

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  • Susan Long

    Life As A Special Needs Mother

    I’m standing in the toy aisle of a Babies R Us, looking for something that is tactile and engaging, that will not be toxic when it inevitably goes into my daughter’s mouth. To my left, there is a mother with an infant sleeping in a stro...

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  • Keeping The “Happy” in Happy Birthday

    As my dear readers know, I had a birthday this week.  Normally I love my birthday because it’s an excuse to eat cookie cake without people passing judgment on me (or at least if they do, they keep it to themselves). When I was a kid I an...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - A Letter To My Boobs
    Deva Dalporto

    An Open Letter To My Boobs

    Dear Boobs,

    I just wanted to write and say thank you … and sorry.

    I’m sorry for all you’ve been through over the past five years what with all the pregnancies and nursing for months on end. I’m sorry you’ve been forced to bounce around 5 sizes up and down like a yo-yo. I’m sorry for all of the tenderness, the cracked nipples (why couldn’t that kid get his latch right?!), the mastitis, the clogged ducts, the thrush, the chemical burn (that was totally my bad! I had no idea putting straight grapefruit seed extract on nipples would cause 2nd degree burns). READ MORE

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  • Danielle Herzog

    Writing A Book is Like Having Your First Baby

      If you have been reading the blog for awhile, you know that I’m in the process of writing a book. I was recently part of the anthology called The Mother of All Meltdowns, but even before that, I had started to write a memoir about...

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  • Vanessa Diaz

    DIY: Colorful Confetti Heart Sprinkles & Candy Valentines

    Today, I want to share a fun Valentine’s Day craft that uses edible confetti and candy. In case you didn’t know, edible confetti is just candy sprinkles! It comes in multiple colors and it’s adorable. And you have to add some candy f...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - How To Create A Basic Ponytail

    How To Create A Basic Ponytail

    Check out this tutorial for a slightly more polished take on a basic ponytail.  READ MORE

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  • Karen Johnson

    How Did Those Naked Pictures End Up On My Phone? Blame My Kid.

    FYI… If you give your 1-year old your phone to entertain him while you steal that 8-minute shower you truly deserve, make no mistake: he WILL take naked pictures of you through the glass shower doors....

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  • Elizabeth Jayne Liu

    Moving Forward, Ten Minutes at a Time

    I have a lot of half-finished projects around my house. Some have been there for days. Okay, I’ll drop the act- some have been there for months. Each project starts with good intentions. Then, I get overwhelmed by the enormity of the task...

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