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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Pinkalicious Costume

The Case for a Preemptive Pinkalicious Costume

Smalls wanted to be Pinkalicious for Halloween. You know, the protagonist from the book where the kid eats too many cupcakes, turns pink and the only way to remedy the problem is to eat green foods? I was really hoping she’d choose...Read More
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Ashlen "the Kidspert" Sheaffer

Halloween Decorating With Kids

Decorating the house can be challenging with kids. You must find decorations that aren’t breakable, that can be squashed, stepped on, even chewed on, and still cute and festive. Yes, I promise this is one task that can be completed and for very little money. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing decorations to put out each season or holiday: READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Homemade Mouthwash DIY
Allison Goines

DIY: Homemade Mouthwash

As I work to replace all of the conventional, store-bought hygiene products in my home with natural ones, I have given up some products that I once used because I can’t find a suitable replacement.  Mouthwash was one of those products.  I hadn’t considered making a homemade mouthwash before now, but I had checked out a popular brand of natural mouthwash only to find that it contained sorbitol and xylitol, both of which make me feel sick when ingested in even the smallest amounts.  So, I gave up mouthwash altogether, and I’ve missed it. READ MORE

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  • Holiday Hoarder

    I’ll admit it. I have an addiction. I need to attend meetings for this because I am unable to pass a Hallmark Store without stopping for a quick purchase. This addiction has taken over my closets, my attic and yes, my husband’s ...

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  • WTF? – Worst In-Law Stories Responses

    We asked you about your worst in-law stories and you spilled it! Now take a look at some of our fave Flickster responses, including the video above from WTFlicka contributor Dani Walker. Don’t forget to add your own in the comments be...

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    Halloween Fun For Grownups

    Do you like pumpkins? (the correct answer is yes).

    Do you like beer? (again, yes).

    Then we have the perfect Halloween DIY for you. READ MORE

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - 37 Easy No-Carve Pumpkins
    What The Flicka

    37 Easy DIY No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

    No need to wield a giant knife, risking injury to yourself and others. These no-carve pumpkin ideas will help your pumpkins last longer, too! READ MORE

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  • 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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  • Dear 20-Year-Old Me

    Dear Elle, So, I hear you recently got married and have a mother-in-law from hell. Let’s start with this whole marriage thing....

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    Lisa Witherspoon

    10 Spooktacular ideas for Trunk or Treat Decorating

    One of the latest big Halloween trends is Trunk or Treat, where people park their cars, decorate their trunks, and children go from vehicle to vehicle collecting treats. However, if, like me, you are not a very good DIY-er and don’t feel you have good crafting skills, the thought of decorating your trunk is a bit intimidating. So, here are 10 ideas to help! READ MORE

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  • Mommytube: 29-Year-Old Deaf Woman Hears Her Voice for the First Time

    In June we shared this touching video of Cooper, a deaf 2 year old, and his reaction when hearing his mother's voice for the very time. This time around we have another incredible video from 29 year old Sloan Churman who was also born deaf....

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  • Mommytube: "In Tha Muthahood"

    Anita Renfroe was a stay-at-home mom until Youtube made her famous with her “Mom Song” in 2008. After the video appeared online, Anita appeared on Good Morning America and has toured across the country....

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