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Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? Friday Etsy Find: Puppet Theatre

Friday Etsy Find: Doorway Puppet Theatre

Puppet theatres are rare these days, but this one is easy to set up in a doorway and it's an instant hit with the kids! Plus, behind-the-scenes activities like rehearsals and staging might occupy the little ones just long enough...Read More
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  • I Could Never (Ever) Be A Stay-At-Home Mom: But… I am.

    I used to work. Nope, scratch that, I still work (it’s just not in an office anymore, but more on that later). What I mean is, I used to have a typical 7:30am-4pm J-O-B, the kind that included an actual paycheck and benefits. I was your t...

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  • Stop Pressing The Snooze Button

    We all have a story…this is just the first chapter of mine. In the fall of 2011, I hit a wall. I’ll call this wall “The Big Kahuna,” because it wasn’t made of Velcro. It was made of the most heavy-duty super glue I could have ever...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka?: Friday Etsy Find: Onsies

    Friday Etsy Find: Clever Onsies

    We love these hilarious onsies from Cute and Funny. We also like that with a bit of squeezing and stretching, these could turn into some wonderfully dark shirts for us moms! Just a suggestion... ...Read More
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  • Men Watch Childbirth For The First Time

    These guys are about to find out where babies come from. And someone brought Cup Noodles....

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  • Choosing A Daycare: 10 Must Ask Questions

    Daycare is an expensive, necessary evil for the working mom. When you pay an arm and a leg to have someone watch your kids while you are at work, it only makes sense that you would want to get the most out of it for yourself and your childr...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka?: Friday Etsy Find: Primele Stamps

    Friday Etsy Find: Primele Custom Stamps

    We love the extra "pop" these custom stamps give our (very) boring old mail....Read More
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  • Why We Need Feminism

    When you have a girl body you get used to it. Misogyny. An ever present hum that you ignore because you are too busy doing all the things that boy bodies do—sometimes better, sometimes worse, most often the same. You learn early on, when ...

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  • Sorry Kiddo, Santa Ain’t Bringing That Toy This Year (Or Ever!)

    It’s a tradition as old as Santa himself, kids making wish lists of what they desperately hope will be under the tree, and filling their stocking on Christmas morning.  The other side of this holiday tradition is the parents who are scra...

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    Friday Etsy Find: "You Park Like an Idiot" Sticky Notes

    This week’s Etsy find is a sticky pad of hilarious, necessary notes with check boxes for a variety of parking grievances. ...Read More
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  • Jazz Parenting

    I read a fascinating article in the New York Times a few weeks ago. It compared the process of creativity in innovation to jazz music. While the most skilled jazz musicians are best known for their mind-blowing improvisation, they must trul...

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  • Life-versary

    I’m quickly approaching my _ _ th birthday which is oh so close to _ _. Ahhhh!  For some reason turning _ _ is really hard for me. Turning _ _ wasn’t nearly as difficult. I should celebrate with that kick ass 80’s prom party that I w...

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    Friday Etsy Find: Funny Tea and Coffe Cup Cozies

    While doing our usual Etsy browsing, we came across this awesome shop Knotwork, full of drink cozies with funny sayings for your tea and coffe mugs, and even your beer bottle....Read More
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  • Crock Pot Hot Spiced Apple Cider

    Fall is officially here! In New England, that means crisp, cool air, majestic colors lighting up the roadside, and apples, apples, and more apples! It’s apple picking season and we got our journey on a few weekends ago. We also picked up ...

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  • Laughing Quadruplets

    Having quadruplets may sound like a handful, but after watching this video it seems like it would be a party every day! (Especially if you had one of those awesome tables) We’re not sure who’s having more fun, the dad or the bab...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka? Friday Etsy Find: Charlie's Angels Glasses

    Friday Etsy Find: Charlie’s Angels Wine Glasses

    What better way to dress up your Hump Day Cocktail than with an homage to "Charlie's Angeles"?...Read More
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  • So Your Kid Wants to be a Tree for Halloween…

    A few years ago, the most creative of my 3 boys stated that wanted to be an autumn tree for Halloween. Really, kid? REALLY??? I was stumped. (Ha!) After some brainstorming I came up with a great and easy way to make his Halloween wish come ...

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