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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Coal Soap Etsy Find
Lauren Parker-Gill

Naughty or Nice?

Just in time for the holidays! Bag of Coal Soap – it’s funny AND useful! Activated charcoal is supposed to be really good for your skin, as it draws out impurities and toxins. Plus? READ MORE

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  • Coming Clean About Santa

    Here’s the scene. 7:32 a.m., we have finally made it into the car and are making our way to school. We wake up, every morning with plenty of time to get there before the bell, but as usual, we are inevitably running late and I no longer h...

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  • “What Not to Wear”- The Husband Edition

    Being empty-nesters, there’s often a lot of free time on the weekends. Sometimes my husband and I get a little lazy about doing anything that involves more than walking the dog, reading the paper or changing the channel, but every so ofte...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Etsy Finds GoldDust

    GoldDust Dresses

    Calling all Rock n Roll Mommas! GoldDust Dresses one of a kind kaftans never made looking like a Bohemian Beauty so easy… Inspired by the gypsy spirit of Stevie Nicks, GoldDust Dresses are...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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  • Strawberry Angel Food Cake Martini

    Strawberries are in season where I live and that’s all I can think about right now; fresh strawberries right from the patch. One of my favorite desserts of the summer is angel food cake, fresh strawberries and (low fat) whipped cream....

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - MySkipper

    Favorite Things: MySkipper

    I have a confession to make. I still have a “thing” for dolls. My family moved seven times in ten years, so dolls were the perfect toys to collect. They were lightweight, durable, and made every strange city feel like...Read More
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  • 4th of July Awkward Family Photos

    Wishing all of you a happy 4th of July! Enjoy this special 4th-themed picture gallery of awkward family photos. We hope you’re having as much fun today as these lovely, patriotic people are! (And that you’re dressed just as awes...

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  • Boys Who Dress Like Boys And The Mothers Who Want Them To Dress Like Girls

    This is a response to What’s Wrong with a Boy who Wears Dresses NY Times, August 12th cover story magazine As a mother, I know that scores of parents all over the country were reading the Sunday New York Times, holding their breath ask...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? - Etsy Functional Art
    Lauren Parker-Gill

    Etsy Finds: “Functional Art”

    I love functional art and I have to say, it doesn’t get much better than these: Wash your hands, brush your teeth, flush the toilet, make your bed, and pick up your clothes. Life skills that kids tend to lack! This is brilliant! I am always telling my boys to do all of these things. After I hang the first READ MORE

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  • Taekwondo Babies

    Could this be the cutest thing that’s ever happened? Maybe. Probably....

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  • When This 6-Year-Old Walked On Stage With A Yo-Yo, They Probably Weren’t Expecting Skills Like This

    Six-year-old Kazuya Murata, better known as the Yo-Yo Baby, is being dubbed as an international yo-yo genius. In July of this year, the Japanese boy entered the Asia Pacific Yo-Yo Championship and astounded the judges and spectators....

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? Friday Etsy Finds: Retro Magnets

    Friday Etsy Find: Retro Magnets

    Some things are difficult to say out loud. That's where these sassy magnets from Etsy come in! Put a couple...Read More
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  • No Such Thing As The Perfect Mom

    When I was pregnant with the hummingbird back in 2008, I had never come across “attachment parenting, free-range parenting, or helicopter parenting”. When my mom raised me, she was a tough but very loving parent. That’s al...

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  • Recipe: Fruit Salad Popsicle

    These popsicles don’t only look pretty, but they taste pretty darn good too! Escape the heat by treating yourself to this fruit-filled recipe! ...

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